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Here's The Reason Your Airline Coffee Tastes So Terrible

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 01.27.2016 | Taste

Coffee is delicious. We yearn for it in the mornings and have become addicted to finding the best cup. But if you've ever had a long flight and needed...

KFC's New Double Down Is Even Crazier Than The Original

Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.24.2014 | Taste

This article will not restore your faith in humanity.

4 Things We Consume That've Been Extracted From Animal Poop

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 08.27.2014 | Taste

We have some pretty crappy stuff to tell you.

That's Gross!? -- Eating Internationally

Kevin Richberg | Posted 08.26.2014 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

In this Moments in Travel I visit the Jagalchi Fish Market in Busan, South Korea, escorted by a group of local hospitality students. They introduce me to a fundamental staple of Korean cuisine, fresh seafood, so fresh in fact, that pieces of it are still "alive" when I consume it...

12 Bagel And Cream Cheese Flavors That Shouldn't Exist

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 03.21.2014 | Taste

Get that blueberry bagel out of here!

9 Disgusting Things You Didn't Know You've Been Eating Your Whole Life

Posted 06.09.2015 | Taste

Some processed foods are most enjoyable when consumed under a veil of ignorance. Otto Von Bismarck, the politician who allegedly coined the phrase...

WATCH: News Anchor Eats Cat Vomit

Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.10.2013 | Weird News

Gross, disgusting and totally repulsive are words that will no doubt come to mind when you watch a new viral video of a news anchor snacking on gooey,...

The Grossest Food You've Ever Tried

Posted 10.10.2013 | Taste

We have some brave souls out there.

Is That Calamari You're Eating -- Or Sliced Pig Rectum?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.18.2014 | Taste

Plenty of foods come surrounded by urban legends. Hot dogs and genetically-modified organisms, for instance, come with a cadre of rumors -- some true,...

The Worst Foods We Ate This Year

Posted 12.26.2012 | Home

We tried a lot of strange things this year at HuffPost Food. We'd like to say that we were merely taste testing the products to determine if they were...

AIDS Soup: Beijing's Newest Delicacy?

Andy Deemer | Posted 10.21.2012 | Home
Andy Deemer

I'd seen bizarre offerings at restaurants across China, but this was the weirdest. Not just AIDS soup, but AIDS Soup with Sheep Placenta.

Unfortunate Taste Test: Silkworm Pupae

So Good | Posted 07.23.2012 | Home
So Good

No one really HAS to try these, but they darn near jumped off the shelf at my favorite Asian market a couple weeks ago, so I figured I had a duty to try them... so you don't have to.

9 Fictional Foods We'd Rather Eat Than Pizza Hut's Crown Crust

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.25.2012 | Comedy

We all know that Pizza Hut isn't exactly a hub of healthy eating, but in case you haven't heard, Pizza Hut Middle East is really upping the ante with ...

Repulsive-Sounding Foods (That Are Delicious)

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 04.22.2012 | Home
Robert Rosenthal

Doesn't the name "sweetbreads" suggest something wonderful and tasty? However, the second it's explained that you're dining on a large mammal's thymus gland, not so much. Here are 12 other foods that seem like they could be a one-way ticket to uncontrollable vomiting.

13 Gross Ingredients In Your Food | David Moye | Posted 12.09.2011 | Weird News

Most of us have a vague idea that we're running on junk — it's cheap and delicious, yet we eat it anyway. But would you make the same food choic...

Labor Day Cookout? Look Out For Maggots And Band-Aids In Your Hot Dogs

The Local East Village | Posted 11.02.2011 | Weird News

Before you chomp down on a hot dog at a Labor Day cookout, be warned -- worms, metal, maggots and even a razor have been found inside frankfurters, ac...

America's Wacky Fair Foods

Food & Wine | Posted 09.05.2011 | Home
Food & Wine

Cotton candy, corn dogs and candy apples once ruled the midway at the local fair, but visitors now want food that's exotic—as long as it's on a stic...

9 Of The Grossest-Sounding Food Names

Posted 06.12.2011 | Comedy

Few products must be more delicately named than food. Conjuring the wrong image could confuse potential customers, make them feel queasy, or even insu...

Would You Rather Eat Putrified Shark Meat or Jump Out of a Plane?

Tori Haschka | Posted 05.31.2011 | Travel
Tori Haschka

Chef Gordon Ramsay threw up after eating this Icelandic delicacy. I did marginally better.

Exotic Food You May Want to Pass On

TravelSort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Are you an adventurous eater? Good. Up for trying some Thai or Cambodian specialties? Great. Now how about some fried water bug or rat? Hmmm, may need to rethink that spirit of adventure.

Roadrunner, Conch, And Pork Brains: The Craziest Canned Foods Ever (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Looking for roadrunner in a can? You're in luck. How about liquid bird's nest? Canned. When it comes to canned food, the door is wide open. It seems t...

The McNuggetini: A How To Video

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Many months ago we brought you the recipe for the McNuggetini, a chocolate milkshake with vanilla vodka that's rimmed with bbq sauce and a chicken nug...

The McNuggetini: A Chocolate Milkshake With Vanilla Vodka, Rimmed With BBQ Sauce And A Chicken McNugget

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Alie and Georgia, two crazy girls out on the town came up with a recipe for the most disgusting martini I've ever seen then proceeded to make and drin...