Side Dish: More Food on the Web

By: Julia Simon
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LOS ANGELES, CALIF - SEPT 29, 2010: Guy Fieri, on set at Guy's Big Bite. PHOTO BY JOHN LEE / JOHN LEE PICTURES

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Bridesmaids’ Melissa McCarthy appeared on Conan, where she revealed that, despite being unable to wear glasses on the back of her head, her character in the movie was inspired by Guy Fieri. [ eater.com]

• The good folks at New York Magazine have found 51 restaurants coast-to-coast worth visiting. Your summer road trip just got more delicious. [ newyork.grubstreet.com] [ FN Local]

• Speaking of trips, interested in having or attending a destination wedding abroad? Here are some culinary customs for the big day that justify a plane ride. [ epicurious.com]

• The New York Times takes a look at how organic farming, both in Europe and stateside, has boomed despite economic hardships and inflation issues. “Many farmers and analysts expect the sector to remain strong in coming years, helped by increased public awareness of environmental and potential health benefits [and] better organization and production techniques.” [ nytimes.com]

Here's our round-up of food news, trends and happenings across the web. Check back for more, and tell us what else you're loving in the comments.

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