What we’re reading: Allowing 787 test flights, Valentine’s Day menus in Vegas, world Nutella day


FAA may soon allow Boeing 787 test flights

The FAA may soon allow Boeing to take the 787 on test flights to gather data on the operation of the lithium-ion battery.

The initial flight tests will gather data on the operation of the troubled lithium-ion battery system, the cause of the worldwide fleet grounding that’s into its third week.

Las Vegas Valley restaurants offer special menus for Valentine’s dining

If you plan on spending Valentine’s Day in Vegas, several restaurants are offering special menus.

To serve those crowds, Las Vegas Valley restaurants have created special menus, dishes and prix-fixe menus. Even most buffets will feature dishes themed to the day. Following is a selection (all prices are plus tax and tip; reservations recommended).

A European culinary essential: 5 recipes to celebrate World Nutella Day on February 5

I remember growing up and enjoying Nutella on bread and crepes. Now you can find Nutella worldwide. Check out this post from Gadling about World Nutella Day and some recipes involving Nutella.

February 5 is World Nutella Day, and for a product that has become synonymous with European breakfasts, it’s only appropriate that the product gets its own international celebration. In fact, World Nutella Day is in its seventh year, and because of it, the website has a collection of over 700 recipes.