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Why Roman Food Is Everywhere Right Now

Thank the Eternal City for all the pizza al taglio and cacio e pepe on American menus today   There are two main entrances to the Redbury Hotel in Manhattan’s Nomad neighborhood. Walk through either of them and you’ll be no more than a few feet from a slice of Rome. On [...]
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CHINA LIFTS BAN ON SOFT CHEESE IMPORTS AFTER CLARIFICATION ON ‘NON-HARMFUL’ BACT

Fans of soft cheese in China have reason to celebrate after the country reversed a ban on mould-ripened cheeses, allowing imports of Camembert, Brie and Roquefort, European Union officials said on Monday. From early September, businesses in the country were forbidden from importing cheeses made with certain moulds and bacteria. [...]
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Why is Italian food so amazing? A few theories

New York City, my birthplace, is ringed by Italian neighbourhoods. Go to Staten Island, to the Bronx, to Long Island or to New Jersey — it doesn’t really matter where you go, as long as you are within 50 miles of the Empire State Building. Within that fortunate circle, you [...]
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Chinese food import rules delayed

CHINA plans to delay a deadline for implementing new food import regulations by two years until October 2019, a senior EU official said yesterday, following a lobbying effort by Europe and the United States amid concerns about disruption to trade.The extension comes just days before the new rules, which are [...]
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