Food Links: Tainted Irish Beef, FN Canada's Casting Call, $97K At Cracker Barrel!

  • Taking on your own food business, even in this dreadful economy? Food Network Canada has announced a casting call for new food entrepreneurs called For the Love of Food. Interested? Take a look!
  • If you’re chowing down on a burger in Ireland, maybe you should stop to take a moment. MSNBC reports that cattle at three farms in Ireland have tested positive for cancer-causing dioxin. Though not at the same levels as recently found in the Irish pork industry, the Food Safety Authority of Ireland says not to worry. (Take it with a grain of salt, of course!)
  • Strange bag in the ladies’ bathroom at your local restaurant? You never know when it just might be $97,000.
  • Our friends at Bon Appetit have put together a wonderful slideshow of their favorite food blog recipes (complete with delicious photos of final dishes).