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Daily Digest: April 22, 2014

JBF Editors

JBF Editors

April 22, 2014


Swiss cheese

In a new "cheese diplomacy" project, French cheesemakers are training North Koreans to make Emmental. [BBC News]

Drought-affected farmers in California's Central Valley have been informed that they will not receive any federal irrigation water. [NPR]

The federal government has approved a powdered alcohol product called Palcohol, and it's coming stores this fall. [LAT]

A husband-and-wife team are making cheese in an underground tunnel in Brooklyn's Crown Heights neighborhood. [WSJ]

Haagen-Dazs is releasing new vegetable and tomato-flavored ice creams in Japan. [LAT]

How to make dishes from famous literature, from Moby Dick to Middlesex. [Smithsonian]