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An Asian fruit fly (Drosophila suzukii) known as the spotted-wing drosophila, no more than three millimeters long is quickly becoming a “growing menace” to Bordeaux winegrowers, reports...
Here’s an incredibly useful chart that provides a comprehensive list of methods to cook every cut of beef, created by The Beef Checkoff, an organization dedicated to the simple mission...
On Friday morning, September 26, a building in McDonald’s United States headquarters in west suburban Oak Brook, Ill. was evacuated after a 911 call was made regarding a suspicious package,...
Starbucks will Acquire all 1,051 Japanese Units for $913 Million
Starbucks will acquire the sum of its 1,051 coffeehouse units in Japan, which currently operate under a joint venture with The Sazaby League, for $913 million, the company announced this week....
Nobu to Open Restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel in Doha, Qatar
Celebrity chef and restaurateur Nobu Matsuhisa will open a restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel Doha, a luxury hotel located along the Arabian Gulf in Doha, Qatar, by the end of the year, reports...
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Did all those carefully orchestrated breakfast ads finally push McDonald’s to try beating Taco Bell at its own game? Perhaps the sight of so many Ronald McDonalds enjoying Taco Bell’s...
SNL’s Jay Pharoah will Give Out Gum to Battle Coffee Breath
On Monday, September 29, also known as National Coffee Day, Saturday Night Live cast member Jay Pharoah will team up with Orbit in New York City for a free gum giveaway. Jay, along with “a team...
Have We Been Eating Apples the Wrong Way this Whole Time?
It’s a strange question to consider, but what if we’ve all been eating apples the wrong way all our lives? Presumably, you’ve spent decades eating apples by circumnavigating the...
There’s a Halloween- and Doraemon Cartoon-Themed Restaurant in Hong Kong
Ocean Park, a marine mammal park in Hong Kong, is creating an entire restaurant dedicated to Halloween and Doraemon, a popular Japanese robotic cartoon cat (who time travels. It’s complicated...
Watch: Champion Eater Kobayashi Challenges a Tiny Hamster
World record-holding competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi (he currently holds 14 world records for his ability to eat more hot dogs, buffalo wings, hamburgers, tacos, and cheesesteaks than anyone, to...
First ramen burgers, and now ramen-filled doughnuts? These noodley delicacies have been released into the world from Japan, whose Burger King branches recently decided that an all-black burger was a...
Here’s the Real Reason Starbucks Baristas Never Get Your Name Right
You know how almost every time you place a drink order at Starbucks, the cup is delivered to you with the most butchered spelling of your name you’ve ever seen? What’s on the cup isn...
Cracker Barrel has teamed up with country music group Alabama with the release of an exclusive CD of hymns and gospel songs. Available exclusively through Cracker Barrel locations and Cracker Barrel...
A Statistician Takes a Look at Our 101 Best Pizzas in America
Our 101 Best Pizzas in America has attracted probably equal parts pride and angry emails from all over the country, contesting whether their favorite pizzas had gotten their due, but now our 2014...
Gael Monfils Drinks a Coke in the Middle of His Match against Federer
Gael Monfils, the 28-year-old French tennis pro whom ESPN calls “one of the most spectacular athletes in professional sports,” is known for his decidedly approachable and un-precious...
Countries’ Annual Chocolate Consumption Corresponds with Nobel Laureates
Here’s a really, really good reason to increase the amount of chocolate you’re eating, and not just you, but your entire country: the amount of chocolate consumed each year per capita in...
For a limited time only, Nesquik has teamed up with the Girl Scouts of America to combine low-fat chocolate milk with two Girl Scout Cookie flavors: Thin Mints and Caramel Coconut (better known as...
Dog meat is a delicacy in some places, but Paris is not one of them, as one French chef discovered recently when he was arrested for slaughtering and cooking dogs at his apartment. document.write(...
Arby’s has a Secret Sandwich Called the Meat Mountain
It was a fantastical piece of advertising — displaying all the meats available on the Arby’s menu — that inspired the legendary (and maybe still mythical) sandwich known as the Meat...
Maine Teenager Makes One-in-Two-Million Discovery of Blue Lobster
Scientists at the Lobster Institute at the University of Maine say that the blue lobster caught by Meghan LaPlante, a lucky 14-year-old Maine lobsterwoman is a rare find — the unique blue color...
Researchers in South Korea recently conducted a study of a large sample (10,711 subjects) of the Korean population and found that women who ate instant noodles at least twice a week were 68 percent...