Food & Wine released its list of nominees for "The People's Best New Pastry Chef." Miller Union's own pastry chef, Pamela Moxley, made the list of nominees from the East region. Head on over to Food & Wine's website to cast your vote.
Edit: How could I have missed Empire State South's Cynthia Wong, who also made the list?! Now you've got a real decision to make!
Is Chipotle the Apple of fast food? It does have a cult following, design-forward stores and costs more than its competitors, so maybe there's something to that. Matthew Yglesias at Slate makes the case.
The barrel-aged cocktail trend arrives at Atlanta's Livingston. (from Eater)
Finally, don't miss Saturday's Winter Beer Carnival. Over 100 beers will be on offer at Atlantic Station from 3-7 PM. Click the link above for more information and tickets.