Read Up On It For May 9th, 2014

Sauerkraut, banh mi, sushi, and gluten. Sounds like an ingredient list for making Read Up On It!


  •  Zester Daily recently posted an ode to what one author deemed to be the best banh mi in Vietnam. Debatable? Probably. Readable and enjoyable? Absolutely.
  • A few months back, the state of California made it so that chefs had to wear gloves when handling certain foods, such as sushi. Although it looks like the law may be repealed, The author Tomoko Kurokawa argues over at The Smithsonian that making and handling sushi must be done with bare hands.
  • And last but not least, Jimmy Kimmel calls bullshit on gluten-wary folks. Check out the video below.