Sara Lee Corporation

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Metal Mesh in the Biscuits, Plastic in the Sausage

    What's that, you say? Not one, but two new recalls involving foreign objects in food? Gut Check is shocked -- shocked! -- that there's gambling in this establishment, First up we have Mondelez Global LLC issuing a voluntary recall of the apple-cinnamon and chocolate varieties of its belVita Breakf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2013

    Kellogg's Recalls Special K for Possible Glass Fragments

    OK, seriously, this would be laughable if it didn't involve, you know, things like glass and wire in what we eat. Yes, yet another food is being recalled due to the possible presence of foreign objects. Kellogg's has announced a voluntary recall of its Special K Red Berries cereal due to the risk t ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 21, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Post of the Month: "New Age of Crave": White Castle Introduces New Breakfast -- and New Direction!

    Gut Check is constantly working to bring the latest food news to our readers. As a result, we do a lot of blogging. In an effort to draw attention to great posts that may have otherwise been lost in the blogosphere (and to recognize our hard-working writers), we present Post of the Month. Katie M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Nobody Doesn't Like I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!

    ​Just last week Gut Check chewed the fat with celeb chef Alex Guarnaschelli of Butter Restaurant in Manhattan. Guarnaschelli had popped into St. Louis as part of a promotion to help kids eat better, on behalf of that paragon of healthy-eating, Sara Lee. The schtick was that Guarnaschelli was g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Cheese-Obsessed 5-Year-Old Wins Sara Lee Deli Contest: A Visit from Celebrity Chef Alex Guarnaschelli

    Bennett Christofferson is a five-year-old who only eats cheese and wants to be a chef when he grows up. Holly FannMeet Bennett, the kid who only eats cheese.​His mom, Jenn, wrote about her son's persnickety eating habits for a contest sponsored by Sara Lee Deli. The prize: a visit to their B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2010

    Want Some Fish Bladder With That Wine?

    Have your wine without the fish bladders! Utne Reader touts, a subscription website that looks at what horrible atrocities are being committed to make booze in its December issue. Not surprisingly, the bigger the producer, the more likely they are to use stuff like isinglass, a c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 5.21

    A Virginia man is sentenced to five years in federal prison for illegally importing catfish from Vietnam and selling it as grouper and other fish. ( Congress help resolve a dispute between American wine producers and the E.U. over the terms used on labels? (AP)Food fight! Sara Lee sues Os ... More >>

  • News

    October 27, 2004

    Big or Rich?

    Unreal takes matters into our own hands (tee hee!) and re-enters the wonderful world of note-passing with the opposite sex. Plus, we settle the age-old debate: Which is better, Clayton or Ladue?

  • Dining

    March 20, 2002

    Shallow Grove

    St. Louis legend Busch's Grove doesn't deserve its exalted status