Crumbs of the Day: Monday, Jan. 11

  • When “Old” the is new “New.” Musso & Frank enters a new world chapter; keeps its old world charm.
  • Wished we lived in Boston for Feb 1’s All-Star Burger Bash The NineZero Hotel. Benefits Autism Speaks, great cause.
  • You mean there’s more than the iPhone’s pancake flipper? 😛 Top phone apps for foodies!
  • Saveur publishes first-ever reader-generated 100 list.
  • FoodGPS review of Eva, abandoned post of Karen & Quinn Hatfield’s. I live around the corner, excited to go!
  • LA’s Saddle Peak Lodge is the latest to jump on the class cocktail train w/ Prohibition-style menu.
  • How can you not love sea salt? Or Himalyan pink salt? New York’s in a war on salt. Dividing lines here.
  • Cell phones powered by Coca Cola??? Just pour into your phone and chat!
  • Excited for Suzpree? Try dishes-in-dev at Jar Tues/Wed/Thur nights, like braised pork w/ rolled noodles & daikon!
  • @GailSimmons interview about Top Chef: Just Desserts! Cannot wait for this show; too bad filming hasn’t started.
  • Mini gingerbread houses w/ peppermint roofs as coffee mug accessory??? I’m breaking out the KitchenAid!
  • Okay, I’m slightly obsessed with Not Martha’s mini gingerbread houses. Here are sugar roofs, candy roofs, etc!
  • Oldie but goodie! And here I thought Florida invented the early-bird special?
  • Love Giada De Laurentiis’ amazing dishes? Buy her new “everyday cooking” assortment for yourself at #Target now!
  • Relationship advice from Gordon Ramsey’s and Tiger Woods mistresses? Seriously?
  • Great tips on how to change garlic’s intensity in a dish. Personally, I’d only want more, more, more!
  • Restaurant critic on a diet? Oxymoron? 10lbs lighter, this one is a success!
  • Starchef says: Keep ur eye on these LA chefs! Sona’s Kuniko Yagi, Melisse’s Ken Takayama, Bouchon’s Rory Herrman!
  • The new Julie & Julia: 365 days of slow-cooker meals turned book, “Make It Fast, Cook It Slow.”
  • Going 2 World Cup? Stay at a luxury safari camp! African BBQ meals & bars stocked w/ S. Africa’s top wines!
  • Can’t find Burrata in Virginia?? No problem! The Kitchn’s coast-to-coast cheesemongers guide solves ur problem!
  • Will it waffle? Waffleizer is answering that question in its all-things-waffle blog.
  • Bay Cities, our hands-down fave Italian deli, gets a facelift. Yay! No more sitting on those concrete wedges!
  • 100 Words For Foodies…Cliffnotes from the Gourmand. Only $6 for priceless foodie know-how.