What Your Cocktail Says About You
Plus, Trader Joe's makes vegans happy -- and more links
They say you are what you eat — but what do your favorite cocktails say about you? Talker.com just released a guide that tells you what your favorite beach cocktail says about your personality. After drinking tropical drinks all summer, here’s what you should know: Mojito lovers seem to be both happy with their lives and successful at dating, bloody mary drinkers are the most adventurous, while margarita people tend to be introverts.
Higher wages for California fast food workers could be in their future
California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law that creates a “fast Food” council. The council could raise the minimum wage for California fast food workers to up to $22 an hour. This would apply to employers with more than 26 workers. "Today's action gives hardworking fast-food workers a stronger voice and seat at the table to set fair wages and critical health and safety standards across the industry, "Newsom said.
Trader Joe’s will make vegans happy
Vegans rejoice! California-based Trader Joe’s has released an oat milk-based flavor called “very chocolate with fudge brownies.”If you don’t see it, ask your store Captain (TJ lingo for manager) to get some for you.
The Sahara in Las Vegas is getting a new restaurant
James Beard winner Shawn McClain will open Balla at the Sahara Las Vegas hotel. The restaurant, set to open September 30, will offer seasonally-driven Italian cuisine, and a menu of signature negronis and spritzes. The restaurant is a collaboration between McClain and Richard and Sarah Camarota.
YouTube sensation MrBeast causes a feeding frenzy
YouTube star MrBeast opened his first restaurant in New Jersey, with thousands of fans lining up for a bite of one of his burgers. The YouTuber has over 100 million subscribers and is known for his blend of executing extreme stunts with rewarding subscribers. MrBeast, whose real name is Jimmy Donaldson, opened a burger restaurant over the weekend at the American Dream mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Previously, Donaldson opened a popup restaurant, but this is his first foray into a permanent location for his burger joint. The restaurant stayed open two hours later than the regular hours to accommodate the thousands of fans, who ate burgers and posed for pictures with “Beast.”