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Jonathan Kauffman has left the building, although you'll still be able to enjoy his work in print for the next couple issues. Those of you who read his year-end roundup of favorite dishes might have caught an element to that story in which he predicted which food trends would sink and swim in 2010. But in case you missed it, here's what emerged from Kauffman's crystal ball.
Some cultures might actually consider these to be gourmet hot dogs.
Foods that will capture the imagination of hipsters in 2010:
Peanut butter (in desserts)
Fermented picklesFood Fads That Have Crested:
Mac and cheese
Foie gras protests/counterprotests
National Trends That Will Emigrate to the Northwest:
High-end hot dogs
So, will our erstwhile critic's predictions prove true? Check your gut a year from now for the answer.