Lodge® Cast Iron acquires FINEX® Cast Iron Cookware

Lodge Cast Iron has acquired Portland-based cast iron cookware manufacturer, FINEX. “Lodge has built the great tradition of American cast iron cookware and kept it alive—in our hearts and in our kitchens—when no one else could,” said Ron Khormaei, c Read more

Aug 13, 2019 3:33 PM Industry News

QDOBA Mexican Eats® Launches New Keto, Vegan and Double Protein Bowls

QDOBA Mexican Eats® is adding three new chef-inspired bowls to its restaurants systemwide. Following the successful introduction of Impossible™ – a plant-based protein – to its menu, the brand continues to expand its lifestyle options to fit guests’ Read more

Aug 8, 2019 1:55 PM Industry News

Puesto Makes Horchata to Fight Hunger

Puesto, a six-location Mexican restaurant in Southern California, is fighting hunger with horchata. The restaurant created an horchata made with Califia Farms oat milk, as they describe in this promotional email: Read more

Aug 6, 2019 2:00 PM Industry News

Katy Velazquez, Bayless Protege, New Head Chef at QDOBA

QDOBA Mexican Eats® announces the addition of Katy Velazquez to its culinary team as corporate executive chef. Velazquez is recognized for being one of the most innovative chefs within the Mexican cuisine category. In her new role, she will lead cont Read more

Jul 29, 2019 12:43 PM Industry News

Taco Chronicles Highlights Six Styles

Mexican restaurants and iconic tacos are the stars of the new Netflix series Taco Chronicles. The six episodes in the premiere 2019 season are organized by style of taco: al pastor, carnitas, canasta, carne asada, barbacoa and guisado. The program fe Read more

Jul 24, 2019 2:58 PM Industry News

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