This Week in Food: Poverty is Not a Diet Tool, Infusions Gone Wrong and Wine Pronunciation

Don’t keep a constant eye on what’s happening in the food world? Don’t worry, Foodie Underground has you covered with a weekly roundup of all the food-related links you could ask for. Consider it your recommended weekend reading.

Poverty is not a diet tool, but a Fox News anchor seems to think so. Via Upworthy

Craft mixology gone much too far: a bar in London is raided for serving whale skin-infused cocktails. Via BBC

Peru manages to put a 10-year ban on genetically modified foods. Via Food Democracy Now

Homemade bacon… nothing is more artisan and local than your own kitchen. Via TakePart

Would you buy a wine you couldn’t pronounce? Via Decanter

Regular food magazines don’t have the edge you want? Check out these 16 indie ones instead. Via Saveur

If you thought supper clubs were exclusive, you don’t know about wine societies. Via Wall Street Journal

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