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MingHin Cuisine was fined $120 for displaying a banned shark’s fin, reports the Trib.

• Legendary soul food queen Izola White is a ward of the court and in danger of losing her home, reports DNAInfo.

• Check out LTHForum’s panchan primer.

• At Smokin’ Chokin’ and Chowing With the King, Titus discovers the mangonada (aka mangollada) at Aurora’s Paleteria La Michoacana.

• Chicago writer Josh Schonwald was among the first to taste the world’s first synthetic burger, per Yahoo.