NPR Picks 2012 Food Trends

January 2, 2012

NPR named their 2012 food trends of the year in a piece for the radio. Surprisingly, many of their picks— handcrafted foods, artisanal production, local butcher shops— have already been in full swing for much longer than a year. 

Apparently, the food of the moment is Nordic. There are also small batches of craft ice, coffee and spirits at bars. All of these things have been around for quite a while now. The New York Times wrote trend pieces about them last year.  

Bad NPR. Where's the innovation? 

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