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Amuse bouche: Junk Food Marketing Aimed at Kids

By on Feb 4, 2011 in amuse bouche, Food News | 0 comments

When the UN meets in September, they plan on discussing junk food marketing aimed at children, and some countries may add voluntary on ads similar to tobacco ad limitations. Source: January 21, 2011 Eater.com article ************************************************************************************* Amuse Bouche: Noun. Etymology: French: literally, entertains the mouth. A small, complimentary appetizer served at the beginning of a meal to awaken the taste buds. Leena Eats definition: a quick shot of gastronomic knowledge for the brain. ~LTG!

Gastro Friday: Don’t Eat Children! Please!

By on Dec 3, 2010 in Other, The Gastronomical Leena | 1 comment

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Amuse bouche: Fast food marketing to kids on the rise

By on Nov 11, 2010 in amuse bouche, Food News | 0 comments

A new report released by Yale University’s Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, looked at 12 popular restaurant chains, and out of more than 3,000 kids meal combos, discovered only 12 to be healthy. The study also revealed that food marketing toward children is on the rise. So far, only San Francisco has made strides in banning unhealthy kids meals at fast food restaurants. Source: November 8, 2010 The Chart post on CNN.com *********************** Amuse Bouche: Noun. Etymology: French: literally, entertains the mouth. A small, complimentary appetizer served at the beginning of a meal to awaken the taste buds. Leena Eats definition: a quick shot of gastronomic knowledge for the brain. ~LTG!