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Americans' Eating Habits Have Improved A Bit -- Except Among Poor

AP | Amanda L. Chan | September 2, 2014 | Healthy Living
CHICAGO (AP) — Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found. On an index of healthy eating where a perfect score is...

This Is How Fortune Cookies Are Made

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | September 2, 2014 | Taste
There is a true and sincere beauty in your curiosity about fortune cookies.

Oktoberfest Facing Pretzel Shortage If German Bakers Go On Strike

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | September 2, 2014 | World
What's a giant stein of Oktoberfest beer without an even bigger pretzel to go with it? Festival-goers in Germany could find out if Bavarian bakers follow through on their strike threat. The region's 48,000 union bakers want a 6.5 percent wage hike, according to Focus. But negotiations...

Fort Myers' Mad Fresh Bistro Refuses To Serve Ketchup To Its Patrons

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | September 1, 2014 | Canada Living
No shirt, no shoes, no service. But what about "no ketchup"? A Fort Myers, Fl. restaurant is making a viral splash with its strict condiment policy and the "right to refuse service of ketchup." Mad Fresh Bistro has operated with the ban in place since 2012, and...

In America, Only The Poor's Eating Habits Aren't Improving

AP | AP | September 2, 2014 | Business
CHICAGO (AP) — Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found. On an index of healthy eating where a perfect score is...

11 Reasons College Students Absolutely Need Coffee To Survive

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | September 1, 2014 | Taste
Ain't no shame in the coffee game.

A Gluten-Free, Vegetarian Lasagna You Should Definitely Make For Dinner

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | September 1, 2014 | Taste
It's got baked eggs, too!

Chefs, Breeders Pair Up To Create Tastier Vegetables

AP | Nick Visser | August 31, 2014 | Green
VERONA, Wis. (AP) — There's a good chance that many of the suddenly trendy vegetables that foodies latch on to in the next decade will benefit from research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. While plant breeders at many public universities focus on improving field corn, soybeans and other crops used...

Obamas Attend Longtime Chef Sam Kass' Wedding To MSNBC Host Alex Wagner

AP | AP | August 31, 2014 | Politics
POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — Setting aside for a few hours the pressures of trying to calm the world's trouble spots, President Barack Obama assumed the role of spectator for something more joyous: the wedding of the first family's longtime chef and friend. Chef Sam Kass and MSNBC host Alex...

Barista-Stand Owner Faces Prostitution Charge

AP | Simon McCormack | August 31, 2014 | Crime
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The owner of bikini coffee stands in Washington state banked more than $2 million in just three years because her baristas were also selling sex acts, according to local prosecutors. Snohomish County prosecutors charged Carmela Panico, a 52-year-old former nude dancer, with promoting prostitution and money...

Bacon Is So Damn Delicious, Even Vegetarians Can't Resist It

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | August 30, 2014 | Taste
Sizzle, sizzle! No one can resist the titillating taste of bacon.

Kids Try Vegemite For The First Time, React Just As You'd Expect

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | August 29, 2014 | Comedy
It isn't chocolate; it isn't pudding; and it isn't "Nutella that's weird." It's Vegemite, a classic Australian spread made from spent brewer's yeast, and these kids are tasting it for the first time on video. "Cookies!" screams one tiny tot, who could not be more wrong,...

Food Bank Gardeners Provide Fresh Food To Those In Need: Here's How You Can Help

Mother Nature Network | Katherine Boehrer | August 29, 2014 | Green
A father shows his daughter sprouts at the Vallejo People's Garden in California. (Photo: USFS Region 5/Flickr) This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. It hurts when your stomach is empty. Across the land of plenty that is...

Deep Down, You Know Brunch Sucks. Let's Break It Down

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | August 29, 2014 | Business
Brunch is a beloved eating event treasured by the hungry and the hungover. For many, this portmanteau of two meals serves as a weekend social occasion to catch up with friends, get a little buzzed and soak up the previous night's bad decisions. But in truth, brunch in itself...

This Warm Jersey Corn Salad Recipe Will Win The Barbecue (VIDEO)

Lisa Capretto | August 29, 2014 | OWN
A summer barbecue doesn't seem complete without two culinary staples: potato salad and grilled corn. But before you round up the usual ingredients and fire up the grill, charitable cookbook author Lisa Skye shares a brilliant way to enjoy these seasonal favorites without preparing two separate dishes. And...

What Is That Loose White Powder In Your Easy Mac And Cheese?

Kate Bratskeir | August 29, 2014 | Taste
It ain't cheese.

13 Burgers That Will Make Every Guest Say, 'Well Done!'

Jessica Leader | August 29, 2014 | Food
Guests come in all shapes and sizes -- and with all sorts of appetites. Sure, everyone loves cheeseburgers, but if you really want to be that perfect host, you’re going to have to dig deeper in your recipe book. We partnered up with Sargento to cook up a bunch...

Italian Gelato University Comes To Vancouver

Sara Harowitz | August 28, 2014 | Canada British Columbia
A Vancouver gelateria will be home to the first North American branch of a prestigious Italian gelato university.  Carpigiani Gelato University is opening up shop at the new Yaletown location of Bella Gelateria, which is founded by Vancouver gelato maker James Coleridge. Select graduates from CGU will have a chance to...

Naked Sushi Is A Thing In Vancouver Now (PHOTOS NSFW)

Sara Harowitz | August 29, 2014 | Canada British Columbia
It turns out "naked sushi" isn't just something Samantha does on "Sex And The City." Naked Sushi Inc., a catering company that opened in Vancouver this summer, displays its food on naked women. Yep. For real. The company specializes in "the ancient art of

Here's How Much Coffee It Would Take To Kill You

Jacqueline Howard | August 28, 2014 | Science
For many people, a good cup of coffee is one of the great pleasures of life. But too much of the stuff can kill you, as explained in a new ASAPScience video that spotlights the curious and sometimes dangerous effects that caffeine has on the human brain. ...
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