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In today's food news, via our friends at Food News Journal: Pickle juice and its secret benefits for athletes. Also, new guidelines for handling food allergies, and McSweeney's launches a cookbook imprint.

Read on for more news of the day via Food News Journal. 

Year of the rabbit (plus recipes) - Year of the rabbit (plus recipes)
How to eat within new federal diet guidelines - Dallas News
Suzanne Goin's Valentine's Day panna cotta - Chicago Tribune
Big Salmon Run Spawns Profits - Wall Street Journal
New Guidelines for Handling Food Allergies - NPR
Dark chocolate may be healthier than fruit juices - NY Daily News
McSweeney's Launches Cookbook Imprint - Publishers Weekly
How Pickle Juice Changed the World of Sports - GOOD
China Bets Big on Bordeaux - Wine Spectator
Study: Climate change may cool Napa Valley - Decanter

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