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An NFL Quarterback and His Wife Are King and Queen at Chipotle

We're not sure on the legality of the titles. Professional athletes are already treated like royalty, but a Chipotle in Washington, D.C., is really trying to drive that narrative home. On Saturday Kirk Cousins, the quarterback for Washington's...Show More Summary

Help Wanted for Eater's International Expansion

Once again, the Eater universe is expanding. While we have the dynamic food landscape of the United States (and Montreal, Canada) pretty well documented across 24 local city sites and the main site, much of the world still lacks the intense on the ground restaurant world coverage Eater is known for. Show More Summary

Peet's Coffee & Tea Is Acquiring Stumptown Coffee Roasters

Stumptown is hitting the big time. Peet's Coffee & Tea, the other West Coast-based caffeine giant, is making a big acquisition. Peet's is in the process of buying independent Portland, Ore., outfit Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Stumptown...Show More Summary

14 Small-Batch Coffee Roasters Elevating Your Cup of Joe

Look out for these up and coming coffee roasters. The U.S. has emerged as a leader in specialty coffee thanks to the growing number of discerning, quality-minded consumers looking beyond latte art. Customers want to know from where beans are sourced, how they are roasted, and the nuanced flavor profiles to expect in the cup. Show More Summary

Whole Foods Settles Background Check Lawsuit for $803,000

Had the chain not settled, they could have had to pay upwards of $20 million. Another day, another legal battle for Whole Foods: According to Top Class Actions, the spendy grocery store chain has settled one of the many lawsuits on its docket and must hand over $803,000 to do so. Show More Summary

Diners Deliver Scolding Note to Mom and Screaming Toddler

How charmingly passive-aggressive. Most patrons of casual dining chains have likely come to take the presence of rowdy kids in stride, but not two women in Idaho. Annoyed by a screaming child at the next table, diners at a Texas Roadhouse...Show More Summary

SABMiller Reportedly Rejects AB-InBev's $100 Billion Buyout Offer

SABMiller reportedly turned down AB-InBev's initial $100 billion offer. The world's two biggest beer companies are poised to merge — but the smaller of the two is apparently playing hard to get. According to Bloomberg, beverage behemoth...Show More Summary

Cheerios Recalled for Not Actually Being Gluten-Free; Paula Deen's Diet Advice

Plus, Burger King shutters all of its locations in Costa Rica. — Oops. General Mills is recalling millions of boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios. Turns out the cereal — which GM advertises is gluten-free — might actually contain some gluten thanks to a flour-related incident at one of its production facilities. Show More Summary

Pisco: A Complete Guide to the Brandy From South America

Pisco is taking U.S. cocktail culture by storm. But what is it and where does it come from? Peruse the cocktail list at your favorite watering hole and past the classics some may stumble across a Pisco Sour, or perhaps an entirely different drink made with Peru's spirit of choice, pisco. The U.S. Show More Summary

McMuffins vs. Biscuits: Where Does Your McDonald's Breakfast Allegiance Lie?

You can't order both from McDonald's all-day breakfast menu. McDonald's officially launches its all-day breakfast menu today, but depending on where in the U.S. you live, the options will be quite different. The chain previously announced...Show More Summary

McDonald’s Breakfast Menu, Ranked

As all-day breakfast rolls out nationwide, an Eater critic on what to order (and what to avoid) As you order breakfast at McDonald’s, an employee ties up a trash bag. A dour manager hears out a stressed-out employee. Cashiers shout, "Can I help who’s next?" Someone mops the floor. Show More Summary

Watch Stephen Colbert Apologize for Whole Foods

"They did the responsible thing. They stopped doing it as soon as they were caught."

Starbucks Started a Weird Pumpkin Spice Latte Club Called the Orange Sleeve Society

Some people really love this seasonal beverage. America's obsession with Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte may have gone too far. The famous beverage has already become self-aware and created a Twitter account, and now it's formed a mysterious...Show More Summary

Enrique Olvera's Book Tour Will Hit Four Cities Across America

The tour starts next week. Acclaimed Mexican chef Enrique Olvera is hitting the road to celebrate the release of his first English-language cookbook Mexico from the Inside Out. Olvera, the man behind New York City's Cosme will hit the Big Apple (October 12, 14, and 17), San Diego (October 18), San Francisco (October 20), and St. Show More Summary

Black Book Club Kicked Off of Napa Valley Wine Train Files $11 Million Lawsuit

The group says an apology is not enough. The African-American women's book club that was kicked off of a Napa Valley Wine Train for "laughing and talking too loud" has officially filed a lawsuit against the company. The incident took...Show More Summary

Pepsi Heads 'Back to the Future' With New Limited Edition 'Pepsi Perfect' Bottle

Only 6,500 will be available on October 21. Calling all Back to the Future fans: Pepsi is releasing a limited edition bottle emulating the futuristic version shown in the 1989 film Back to the Future Part II. In the movie, actor Michael J. Show More Summary

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