Serious Eats: Talk
lament for France's ketchup ban in schools
I am not campaigning for a new SE column entitled "NannyPlate Watch", but maybe we need one. And there's enough news out there to stuff a column every week! France has decided to allow the use of ketchup once a week, and ONLY for use on French fries, to help French kids learn to upgrade their palate. The quotes in the article above are among the most arrogant and ridiculous I've ever heard.
I'm all about inspiring kids to eat well, but not by government writ.
So here's my question: What do YOU put ketchup on besides fries?