Food flubs

1. An Israeli woman was hospitalised after mistaking wasabi for avocado, according to a report in a medical journal. While attending a wedding, the woman in her late 60s ate a "large amount" of what she thought was avocado dip, only to realise it was actually wasabi paste. She felt a "sudden pressure" in her chest before the feeling moved down to her arms.

2. A chef is suing the Michelin guide, saying that his restaurant lost its three-star status after being wrongly accused of using cheddar cheese in a classic French dish. Marc Veyrat's La Maison des

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