Bits and pieces: Some food news that happened while I was away

  • The guy who created Doritos died. Here’s a list of 50 flavors of this tortilla chip. And here’s how you can use Doritos to start a fire. (Best Week Ever, Lifehacker)
  • Shout-out to the ladies who recently won the Nobel Peace prize. Here are five Nobel laureates who made important contributions to the world o’ food. (Food and Think)
  • Alton Brown isn’t too big on food trends, such as slow food or molecular gastronomy, but he has some valid reasons why. (The Kitchn)
  • Leaders in Louisville’s dining and agriculture community gathered on WFPL last month to discuss the city’s “eat local” food movement. (WFPL)