Foie Gras and Food Culture, Part II

Week of June 11, 2012


In the News: California’s ban on the sale of foie gras, a French delicacy that’s popular in many fine dining establishments, goes into effect July 1, 2012, much to the dismay of many of the state’s best known chefs.


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