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Horsemeat Scandal Spreads

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

BUCHAREST, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Horsemeat labelled as beef has been found in Romania in products set to be sold locally, an agriculture ministry offic...

Major Company Caught Up In Horsemeat Scandal

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2013 | Business

* Products withdrawn from sale in Italy and Spain * Nestle latest company affected in spreading scandal ...

Consumers Freaking Out Over Horsemeat Scandal

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2013 | Business

* Concerns over horse sold as beef spread across Europe * Research company says shoppers changing habits or diet * Two t...

Why Are We So Horrified Over Horse Meat?

Anjali Sareen | Posted 04.20.2013 | Green
Anjali Sareen

We as a culture seem to have decided arbitrarily that we are comfortable making dogs and cats our pets and comfortable making pigs and fish our dinner.

9 Countries That Actually Love Horsemeat

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.17.2013 | Business

The horsemeat scandal currently plaguing Europe has made even the most adventurous eaters a bit squeamish. But when you think about it, is horseme...

Chef: Horsemeat Is 'Delicious, Like Rich Beef'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

According to one French chef, horsemeat isn’t disgusting, nay merely tolerable. It’s “delicious.” Amid the scandal currently rocking Europe...

Food Safety Scandals That Rocked The World

Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

The current horsemeat scandal in Europe has gone from news that traces of horsemeat were found in burgers in Ireland to a recall of 10 million burgers...

Companies Accused Of Selling Horsemeat Fight Back

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.17.2013 | Business

LONDON -- The European Union agreed Friday to begin random DNA checks on meat products in a bid to put a lid on a spreading scandal over horsemeat, wh...

Three ARRESTED Over Horsemeat Scandal

Reuters | Sybille de La Hamaide | Posted 04.16.2013 | Business

The European Union has agreed the immediate launch of tests for horse DNA in meat products, seeking to reassure nervous consumers that their food is s...

Walmart Tied To Horsemeat Scandal

Reuters | Posted 04.16.2013 | Business

LONDON, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc's British supermarket arm, Asda, said on Thursday it had discovered horse DNA in its beef bolognese ...

WATCH: Investigation Reveals U.S. Horses Possibly Sold For Meat In Shocking Auctions

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.14.2013 | Business

California's Proposition 6, passed in 1998, criminalizes the slaughter of horses and the sale of horsemeat for human consumption within the state. It ...

Horse Drug May Have Entered Human Food Chain

AP | LORI HINNANT and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.16.2013 | Business

PARIS — The price, smell and color should have been clear tipoffs something was wrong with shipments of horsemeat that were fraudulently labeled...


Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | Business

ZURICH, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Swiss supermarket chain Coop has found horsemeat in its own-brand lasagne, which has the same French supplier, Comigel, a...

Emily Swanson

Should The U.S. Test For Horsemeat In Meat Supply? | Emily Swanson | Posted 02.13.2013 | Business

In the wake of reports that many beef products in Europe have been tainted with horsemeat, a majority of Americans would support testing of meat produ...

The Horsemeat Scandal's Winner

Posted 02.13.2013 | Business

LONDON (Reuters) - Companies that specialize in testing food ingredients stand to gain from increased scrutiny of meat products in the wake of the hor...

Horsemeat Raid Shuts Down Two British Meat Companies

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 04.14.2013 | Business

LONDON -- British authorities on Tuesday raided a slaughterhouse and a meat processing company suspected of selling horsemeat labeled as beef for keba...

Horse Meat Worries? Grind It Yourself

Rosalyn Hoffman | Posted 04.14.2013 | Home
Rosalyn Hoffman

Grind it yourself and avoid having to worry about what exactly is in the ground round you're buying, or fret every time there is a recall of pre-made patties or bulk ground meat. Give it a crank.

Horsemeat Is Better Than Beef, Say French Fans

Reuters | Catherine Bremer | Posted 04.14.2013 | Taste

In a dingy Parisian back street, diners at a one-of-a-kind bistro tuck lustily into breaded horse brain, pan fried heart of horse and broiled cheek, along with prime rump steaks the chef cuts from the bone himself.

More Than 60 Percent Horsemeat

Reuters | Posted 02.22.2013 | Business

LONDON (Reuters) - Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, said on Monday it had found horse DNA exceeding 60 percent in some of its own-brand frozen spagh...

Government Official On Horsemeat Scandal: 'This Is A Conspiracy'

Reuters | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

* Processed food market increasingly complex * Consumers worried about little-regulated industry * Britain: "This is a c...


Posted 02.22.2013 | Business

Love horsemeat? Then buy Findus frozen lasagne; you’re almost guaranteed to eat it. The European food company is dealing with what one analyst ca...

Horsemeat Lasagna Recalled

AP | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

LONDON -- Sweden on Friday became the newest European country to be hit by a widening meat products scandal, as frozen-food company Findus said it was...

More Than 60 Percent Horsemeat

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 04.09.2013 | Business

LONDON -- Some beef lasagna products recalled from British stores contained more than 60 percent horsemeat, U.K. food safety authorities said Thursday...

Tension Ramps Up In Horsemeat Scandal

AP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Business

WARSAW, Poland -- Investigations in Poland have found no evidence backing Irish claims that Poland was the source of horsemeat that ended up in Irish ...

Has Burger King's Reputation Been Damaged By The Horsemeat Scandal?

Posted 02.06.2013 | Home

Burger King has been dealing with a firestorm of controversy after being one of the many players affected by the horsemeat-in-burgers scandal currentl...