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'Horseburger' Company Points Finger

AP | Posted 04.07.2013 | Business

DUBLIN -- The Irish meat company at the center of Europe's "horseburger" scandal has blamed the contamination of its hamburger patties on the purchase...

WATCH: Burger King Horsemeat Scandal Explained With Ridiculous Animation

Posted 02.11.2013 | Home

The horsemeat scandal that has rocked Europe doesn't show any signs of subsiding. The issues have been all over the supply chain, from the processing ...

Horsemeat Found In 75 Percent Of 'Beef'

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 04.06.2013 | Business

DUBLIN — Ireland's government announced Monday that DNA testing has confirmed that Polish meat offcuts imported into Ireland and labeled as beef...

Five Reasons Why Burger King's Horse Meat Scandal Could Happen Here

Vickery Eckhoff | Posted 04.06.2013 | Home
Vickery Eckhoff

Polish horse meat-contaminated beef patties produced in Ireland and consumed in the UK? Just the tip of the horseberg. The news that Burger King has been selling horsemeat-contaminated Whoppers in the UK comes just before Oklahoma debates making horse slaughter legal.

Burger King Admits Burgers Were Possibly Tainted With Horsemeat

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 02.01.2013 | Home

Burger King has admitted that it is possible some of its burgers sold in the U.K. and Ireland were, in fact, tainted with horsemeat. This is just t...

After Horsemeat Scandal, Suppliers Turn To DNA Testing

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 04.01.2013 | Home

DUBLIN — Ireland's surprise discovery this month of horsemeat traces in factory-produced burgers is boosting business for one trade: Forensics l...

Burger King Drops Supplier Linked To Horsemeat Scandal

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 03.26.2013 | Home

LONDON -- British and Irish burger fans could face a Whopper shortage. Burger King has stopped buying beef from an Irish meat processor whose patties ...

Plant Shuts Down After More Horsemeat Found In Burgers

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 01.18.2013 | Home

DUBLIN -- Food quality officials said Thursday they have identified more horsemeat traces in beef burgers produced in Ireland and pinpointed the probl...

'Disturbing' Horsemeat Burgers Prompt Investigation

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

The discovery of horse and pig meat in "beef" burger products sold in both Britain and Ireland has sparked widespread outrage, as politicians and reli...

10 Million Hamburgers Recalled Over Horsemeat Contamination

AP | By SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 03.18.2013 | Home

DUBLIN (AP) — An Irish meat processor recalled 10 million burgers Wednesday from supermarkets across Ireland and Britain amid fears that many could ...

Hamburgers Contain Repulsive Ingredient

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 03.17.2013 | Business

LONDON — The Irish food safety watchdog said Tuesday that it had discovered traces of horse and pig DNA in burger products sold by some of the c...

The Case For Eating Horse

Time | Posted 12.28.2011 | Home

Congress recently lifted a 2007 ban on funding for the inspection of horse meat, albeit to little applause. It’s not like the country was crazy for ...

What Horse Meat Tastes Like

Posted 12.01.2011 | Home

News came out earlier this week that horse meat could soon be butchered for food in the U.S. (though it's not exactly like slaughterhouses are going t...

Horse Meat Scandal On 'Top Chef Canada'

Posted 07.13.2011 | Home

In an upcoming episode of Top Chef Canada set to air May 16, the competitors have to create a classic French dish. Sounds like no big deal, except tha...

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.