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Nobody Would Eat These Foods If We Called Them By Their Honest Names

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.01.2014 | Taste

Now we know why the name "foie gras" stuck.

I'm With Stupid: The Slime Facial Is Oddly Not a Porn Thing

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.12.2013 | Weird News
Todd Hartley

Obviously, this is a treatment that will soon be available in every spa in every town in America. I mean, who wouldn't want snails crawling around on their face? There's no way this isn't going to be huge.

'Paris Style, Arabic Spice': Finding France in Morocco

Peter Mandel | Posted 10.07.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Marrakech may be a mystery in the dark. An expert's puzzle. We knew this. And we came for it. But in the maze of twisty streets and market souks, we are hunting a kind of familiarity, too.

How I Learned To Love To Eat Snails

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

My grandmother taught me to like escargot. How? She didn't give me any other choice.

Vending Machine For The 1 Percent: The Caviar ATM

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.22.2012 | Los Angeles

We get it. You're a high-powered executive/European art dealer/insufferable foodie/socialite about town and you don't always have time for a leisurely...

Snails: The New Shrimp?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.06.2012 | Food
Anneli Rufus

Want to start a new career that gives you free food, lets you work at home and costs nearly nothing? Consider starting a snail farm. ong practiced in France, snail farming isn't booming in the U.S... yet. But could snails become the new shrimp?

Repulsive-Sounding Foods (That Are Delicious)

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 04.22.2012 | Food
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.