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2013 Culinary Trends

Craft Cocktail Pairings, Gourmet Fast Food,
Secret Supper Clubs & More

Tequila Blanco Deconstructed at Rivera in Los Angeles

Food and Dining Trends in 2013

From the lofty heights of haute airplane food to the secretive confines of underground dining, our ever-shifting gastronomic landscape continues to see its share of peaks and valleys. In some cases, it finds a happy middle-ground. Consider that high-end fast food now puts foie gras on corndogs, while wine lists rub elbows with beguiling new craft cocktail line-ups. Other trends aid healthy dining such as gluten-free fare and calorie-counting apps. See what more the culinary year has in store.



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