Small Plates: Wednesday, 7/18



Much love for K.C.
  • Much love for K.C.

Much love for K.C.

Foodies live in the Midwest? And they have some good restaurants there? Who knew? The focus of this article is the Kansas City restaurant scene -- Bluestem and the American Restaurant, in particular -- but St. Louis earns a mention. (New York Times)

Meanwhile, developments in our two favorite stories:

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey apologizes while the company launches an internal investigation into his postings as "rahodeb." (CNNMoney)

Investigators tell Congress that the FDA's oversight of imported food is "minimal." (Forbes) Update: Yes, the original post said today was Thursday. No, I didn't sleep very well last night. Thanks for asking.

-Ian Froeb