Latest Patty Stories

2011-02-14 08:00:00

WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill has evolved and perfected an existing food processing technology to create Fressure(TM) fresh ground beef patties, which have double the shelf life of traditional fresh burgers, benefit from enhanced food safety while also providing optimal flavor and a consistent high-quality eating experience for consumers. Cargill is employing this company developed, patent-pending process technology to produce fresh ground beef patties for the...

2010-09-07 05:00:00

In-N-Out Burger & Five Guys Burgers and Fries Top Subscriber Survey in October Issue YONKERS, N.Y., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- McDonald's may have served billions of burgers, but according to a recent survey of 28,000 Consumer Reports' subscribers, they fall at the bottom of the list among fast-food restaurants. Among the standouts were In-N-Out Burger and Five Guys Burgers and Fries. The full report and Ratings are available in the magazine's October issue and on...

2010-01-19 15:50:00

A California meat packing company has recalled some 864,000 pounds of ground beef due to concerns the meat might be contaminated with the potentially deadly E. coli bacterium, the Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said Monday. Most of the recalled beef made by Montebello, Calif.-based Huntington Meat Packing Inc. was sold to distribution centers, restaurants and hotels in California between Feb 19 and May 15, 2008, and between Jan 5 and Jan 15, 2010 under...

2009-04-20 16:01:53

U.S. fast-food giant McDonald's said in a memo it would introduce a $3.99 Angus burger nationally this summer, using a larger patty and higher quality beef. The Angus burger is to appear on McDonald's menus in August as an answer to larger burgers introduced by rival hamburger chains, Crain's Chicago Business reported Monday. The larger burger -- weighing in at one-third of a pound -- was a challenge to the corporation, which uses electric frying equipment, Crain's reported. McDonald's did...

2008-07-18 12:00:51

By Bill Blankenship By Bill Blankenship THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL The creator of the "Peanuts" comic strip is gone, but the characters Charles M. Schulz created still live in the minds and hearts of millions. Starting this weekend, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and others from the "Peanuts" gallery will sing and dance on the Helen Hocker Stage in the musical, "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown." The musical comedy with songs by Clark Gesner was the choice of the Bath House Players when...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.