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Is This the Best Kale Takedown of All Time?

Source: Grub Street NY

Yesterday, The New York Times Magazine let food columnist Tejal Rao write 800 words about “seeing kale with new eyes.” Her paean to lacinato (the “dinosaur” one) concludes with what’s presumably a very good recipe — a blended-kale pasta sauce from Joshua McFadden.

One of the column’s readers was …

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Week in Reviews: For her first review as Bloomberg’s…

Source: Eater NY

eddy.jpgFor her first review as Bloomberg’s new critic, Tejal Rao visits the Eddy in the East Village, where she likes how unfussy the the tasting menu is: “The big fat pieces of raw scallop are a highlight of the tasting menu. Under a network of Korean chile threads, tangled with wide ribbons of pickled mushroom, the scallops are sweet and bright, plated so they’re easy to share.” She gives the restaurant one star. [Bloomberg]

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The Critics: Tejal Rao Tweaks Star System as Bloomberg’s New Critic

Source: Eater NY

Next week, Tejal Rao will begin filing regular reviews in her new position as Bloomberg‘s New York City restaurant critic, and ahead of that she announces a revision to the publication’s star system. She’ll still rank restaurants on a four star scale, just like Ryan Sutton did before her, but a one star rating has been bumped up from “Fair” to “Good.” So now the only truly bad rating a restaurant ...

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The Critics: Tejal Rao IN as Bloomberg’s New Restaurant Critic

Source: Eater NY

Tejal Rao, former Village Voice restaurant critic, has just taken the position of food editor and restaurant critic at Bloomberg Pursuits. Since she resigned from her position at the Voice last year, she has held positions at Saveur and Tasting Table, but this new position is her first return to the regular criticism beat.

Eater’s own Ryan Sutton was the last critic to file regular reviews for Bloomberg, but Rao will fill a somewhat different role ...

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EaterWire: The Best OpenTable Note of All Time; Tejal Joins Saveur

Source: Eater NY

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WEST VILLAGEHarold Dieterle shares this amazing photo on Instagram with the note: “Guests say the funniest things in their OpenTable notes! @themarrownyc” [Instagram]

FOOD MEDIATejal Rao, the former Village Voice critic who won a James Beard Award for her work last year, is now at Saveur. Earlier today, Ms. Rao tweeted: “So excited to share this bit of news: I’m now on staff at Saveur!” According to her Twitter bio, she’s working as a senior editor. [EaterWire]

CORNWIRE — From August 16 to 23, all of the establishments in the Tour de ...

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