It’s pretty hard to focus on the other 11 top stories of the week with the snack stadium thing beckoning to us like a giant behemoth deity of our favorite Super Bowl foods. There are mini-tacos flanking mini-bratwursts, all while sliders and dip-peppers watch. It’s hypnotizing.
But other stuff did in fact happen this week. We learned our culinary horoscopes and will be dutifully avoiding the classic pairing of grapefruit and Camembert, we hit New Orleans, Bangkok AND Blue Hill at Stone Barns, and of course, magically turned dessert into booze. Here are our 12 top stories of the week.