Food Trends for 2010

Good news renters: Throwing your next dinner party won't plummet you into debt.

Epicurious.com has just published its annual list of food trend predictions, and by the looks of the 2010 edition, it seems that the recent recession has sent us all scrambling for the familiar and the low-brow.

And while I'm pained by (though in agreement with) their assertion that pork - especially bacon (sob!) - is on its way out, I think the Epicurious editors overall got it right. To wit: