05/04/2012 05:28 pm ET

Great Food Stories Of The Week (Last Call)

Every Friday afternoon, HuffPost Food rounds up some of the best food articles of the week. Start your weekend off with some quality food writing, and hopefully quality food as well! Think we missed something great? Let us know.

Gilt Taste, From Sex Cake To Spurned Salad
The story of a burned-out romance, told in meals.

Slate, Layers Of Deceit
Why do recipe writers lie and lie and lie about how long it takes to caramelize onions?

Ad Age, How '30 Rock' Pitched Kraft on Product Placement
In case you want to know what goes on behind the scenes of product placement.

Thomson Reuters, Solutions For A Hungry World
A multimedia package that looks into the future of food.

Los Angeles Times, A Mad Cow Warning
Don't panic, but discovery of the disease in a dairy cow shows the need for stricter standards.

Wired, Your Favorite Restaurant’s Secret Ingredient: Data, and Lots of It
Hey waiters: Big Brother is watching you.

Eatocracy, Chefs With Issues: The Mexico I Know
A chef takes on media portrayal of Mexico.

New York Times, How McDonald’s Came Back Bigger Than Ever
And how the brand handles bad press.