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These Foods Are Banned Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.05.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Whatever the reason, societies ban foods. They all do it, even if there isn't necessarily consistency from nation to nation.

The 6 Types Of Bartender

Dan Miles | Posted 11.05.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

In many ways bartending is like the French Foreign Legion; they are both challenging lifestyles, attracting a disparate and, let's face it, occasionally shady, bunch of characters.

These Chemicals Are Keeping Your Food Fresh

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.04.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Many of these chemicals are synthesized in a lab, and basically look like white powders before they're added to your food.

The World's 25 Strangest Drinking Customs

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.04.2014 | Taste

In Spain, toasting with water is believed to earn you seven years of bad sex.

4 Easy Cocktail Recipes Every College Student Needs To Know

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 09.03.2014 | Taste

Don't feel limited by your mini-fridge and tiny dorm kitchen.

How a Book Without a Single Teenage Vampire Became A Best-seller Through Word of Mouth

Dan Miles | Posted 11.02.2014 | Books
Dan Miles

A few weeks ago a book I'd written became a best-seller. As you can imagine I was pretty happy about this and proceeded to get roundly drunk and throw up in a pair of trousers.

How to Eat (and Drink) Your Way Through Newfoundland

The GypsyNesters | Posted 10.29.2014 | Travel
The GypsyNesters

In Iceberg Alley, as the sea along the northern coast is called, vodka and beer are made with melted icebergs. Resourceful captains have created a cottage industry of harvesting the bergs, hauling them ashore, and selling the ancient, pristine water. They even use it to make wine.

The Best Pizzas In America

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.28.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

We have again sought the nation's best pies and slices, considering more places than ever in our quest for the best.

How Your Fridge Can Save You Thousands of Dollars

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.25.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You'll find you not only saved yourself some money but lots of time where dinner is concerned.

5 Foods Most Likely to Cause Food Poisoning

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.23.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

If there's one thing we all can agree on, it's that getting food poisoning can be one of the most miserable experiences imaginable. Thankfully, we know which foods are most likely to make you sick, so be extra-careful when you eat these.

Lessons Learned

Stephen Gray Wallace | Posted 10.21.2014 | Parents
Stephen Gray Wallace

Given the fact that the majority of teens learn to drive from their parents, open dialogue about safe behaviors on both sides is critical.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Cinnabon

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

No trip to the mall is complete without a visit to that shrine to the noble cinnamon bun: Cinnabon.

The Glassware You Really Need At Home

Food52 | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
Food52

Do your cocktails justice with the right glassware -- because your drinks deserve the best.

Cats Getting Drunk to 'Blame It (On the Alcohol)' Is the Only Rehab You'll Need Today

Leslie Goshko | Posted 10.19.2014 | Comedy
Leslie Goshko

Underneath the soft and fuzzy exterior are creatures who battle with their own demons. They are sentient beings who yearn to "get their krunk on", crack a glow stick, and dance around their designer shoes. They are cats who love to party.

Foods With Radically Different Names Abroad

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.18.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Accents aside, there is so much to be said for differences in language even between people who speak a common tongue, be it English spoken in the States compared to England, or Spanish spoken in Costa Rica compared to Spain.

The Best Craft Breweries In America

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.16.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Expanding and develop the list of last year's all-star U.S. breweries.

5 Ski Resort Beer Festivals Not to Miss

Liftopia | Posted 10.13.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

Ski resorts offer large open venues, great views, and a population of eager enthusiasts (AKA skiers) ready to knock back a few pints.

The Fine Line Between a Casual College Drinker and an Alcoholic

Unwritten | Posted 10.13.2014 | College
Unwritten

For those of us who spend quite a bit of time flipping cups and shot gunning brewskis on our well-renowned campuses, it is important to acknowledge one of the most serious and misunderstood nicknames of our crowd: alcoholics.

TRAINING QUIZ 1

The Huffington Post | Amory Blaine | Posted 10.03.2014 | Training

We at HuffPost Taste care about where our food comes from. We take it very seriously. Ever wonder where cinnamon comes from? How about pine nuts? We'v...

Goofy Things You Didn't Know About Food at Disney Parks

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.11.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Hundreds of thousands of visitors flock to the two resorts every year, spending millions of dollars on admission, merchandise, and food. It's really stunning how much thought went into every little detail, right down to the subliminal.

The Dawn of Old Face: Turning 30 Is All the Terrible Things They Said It Would Be

Katie Tandy | Posted 10.08.2014 | Women
Katie Tandy

I moved to Oakland two years ago on the cusp of my 28th birthday. Like so many spindly-rooted transplants before me, I was ready to leave NYC -- Brooklyn to be exact -- but knew New York was a hard act to follow.

Are These America's Worst Supermarkets?

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.08.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Every year, Consumer Reports releases a list of the best and worst supermarkets, and these are the worst.

Drink the World: New Zealand

Dan Miles | Posted 10.08.2014 | Travel
Dan Miles

This is wine country; especially Sauvignon Blanc, which tastes like a citrus grove is exploding lovingly in your mouth, and the dark god that is Pinot Noir.

I Swear I'm Fun: Why Frat Parties Aren't for Everyone

Hannah Barbakoff | Posted 10.06.2014 | College
Hannah Barbakoff

I grew up thinking college was the most fun four years of your life. What I realized is that everyone has a different definition of fun. I had to accept that I'm not the girl who goes out every night. I'm the girl who would rather study film and intern during the week than go out. And once I did that, I was actually happy for the first time in my life.

Preparing Your Teen for College: Talking About Alcohol

Dr. Karen Soren | Posted 10.05.2014 | Parents
Dr. Karen Soren

The college years can be one of the most memorable periods in your teen's life, a time when your child will discover his/her own identity and forge lifelong friendships. It can be fun, yet there will be challenges; preparing him/her ahead of time can help ease this critical transition.