The Daily Meal en Celebrate Oktoberfest with Shake Shack <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Shacktoberfest will feature German-inspired burgers, beers, and shakes October 3–12 Monday, September 29, 2014 02:37 PM Joanna Fantozzi Thailand Creates Robot That Tests Thai Food Authenticity <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"The Thai Delicious Committee has created a robot that can tell the difference between authentic spicy Thai food and lame imitators Monday, September 29, 2014 02:23 PM Joanna Fantozzi Eight OClock Coffee HAT Monday, September 29, 2014 02:09 PM sjordon Sweet Potato Pumpkin Soup <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"These beautiful orange vegetables are high in vitamins A and C and beta-carotene, which we know will be nothing but beneficial to your eyes; and just in time for autumn! <a href="">See&nbsp;9 Drinks That Will Improve Your Eye Sight.</a> Monday, September 29, 2014 01:39 PM Dr. Verma Fresh Orange Juice <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Oranges are excellent for vision health as they contain high amounts of vitamin C, which keeps blood vessels in the eye strong and stable while decreasing the risk of cataract formation. Oranges also contain folate, which is important during fetal vision development, so pregnant women should drink good ol&#39; OJ in the morning. <a href="">See&nbsp;9 Drinks That Will Improve Your Eye Sight.</a> Monday, September 29, 2014 01:17 PM Dr. Verma Blind Man with Seeing Eye Dog Kicked Out of Restaurant <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"A restaurant in Sacramento kicked out a customer with a Seeing Eye dog due to a strict no- dogs policy Monday, September 29, 2014 12:48 PM Joanna Fantozzi Amy’s Baking Company Owner Threatens to Stab Customer <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Owners of Amy’s Bread, the wacky restaurant featured on ‘Kitchen Nightmares,’ dealt with a rowdy customer by drawing what appeared to be a knife Monday, September 29, 2014 11:26 AM Joanna Fantozzi McDonald’s Japan Jumps on the Black Burger Bandwagon <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Burger King isn’t the only black burger in town anymore Monday, September 29, 2014 03:30 AM Elizabeth Licata Switzerland Votes to Keep Restaurant Tax <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />" Swiss voters were in favor of the VAT on restaurants Sunday, September 28, 2014 06:04 PM Elizabeth Licata Japanese Shrine Has a Grave for Sushi Fish <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Tokyo shrine has a grave for sushi ingredients Sunday, September 28, 2014 06:17 AM Elizabeth Licata World of Wine HAT Saturday, September 27, 2014 10:21 PM haleywillard Man Arrested After Abandoning Truck of Frozen Chicken <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"A fugitive has been arrested after abandoning 37,000 pounds of meat Saturday, September 27, 2014 05:11 PM Elizabeth Licata White Castle Super Fan Celebrates 102nd Birthday with Slider <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"The 102-year-old woman really loves White Castle Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:41 PM Elizabeth Licata Sour Rot-Spreading Fruit Fly Threatens Bordeaux Vineyards <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"After damaging vineyards in the West Coast, Canada, Switzerland, and Spain, a fruit fly threatens healthy vineyards in Bordeaux Friday, September 26, 2014 06:04 PM Karen Lo Is Hulk Hogan’s Restaurant’s Dress Code Racist? <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Hulk Hogan’s casual restaurant has a very strict dress code including bans on low-hanging pants, and oversized jewelry Friday, September 26, 2014 05:52 PM Joanna Fantozzi Chart: How to Cook Any and All Cuts of Beef <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Just consult this incredibly useful chart, like we’ll be doing from now on Friday, September 26, 2014 05:21 PM Karen Lo McDonald’s HQ Evacuated after Suspicious Package Scare <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"An unidentified package delivered to McDonald’s US Headquarters resulted in a building-wide evacuation Friday, September 26, 2014 04:57 PM Karen Lo World’s Most Expensive Cocktail Sells for $14,000 <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"In London, the world’s most expensive cocktail, named after Grace Jones, was just sold for £9,000 Friday, September 26, 2014 04:53 PM Joanna Fantozzi 6 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Dish Soap <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"You can do a whole lot more than wash your dishes with this soap Friday, September 26, 2014 04:33 PM Kristie Collado Starbucks will Acquire all 1,051 Japanese Units for $913M <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Starbucks will buy the entirety of its units in Japan from the local company previously responsible for Starbucks Japan’s franchise rights Friday, September 26, 2014 04:25 PM Karen Lo Nobu to Open Restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel in Doha, Qatar <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Nobu Doha will open at the Four Seasons Hotel in Doha Qatar by the end of the year Friday, September 26, 2014 03:49 PM Karen Lo 12 Fall Pasta Dishes <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Easy pasta dishes perfect for the chilly weather in fall Friday, September 26, 2014 03:46 PM Julie Ruggirello Is McDonald’s Testing Out More Breakfast Burritos? <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"McDonald’s has introduced a limited-market breakfast burrito Friday, September 26, 2014 03:30 PM Karen Lo Philippe Baranes, of Dessert-Only Dessance, on Sweet Cuisine <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Gastronomic explorer Philippe Baranes talks about his upcoming “sweet cuisine” dinner at the upcoming Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival on October 17 Friday, September 26, 2014 02:52 PM Karen Lo Olive Garden Review Lady is Back with Applebee’s Write-Up <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Marilyn Hagerty, who gained national fame in 2012 after she earnestly reviewed her local Olive Garden, is back with an Applebee’s review Friday, September 26, 2014 02:38 PM Joanna Fantozzi Drinks That Will Improve Your Eye Sight <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Quaff these healthy drinks to improve your vision Friday, September 26, 2014 02:14 PM Dr. Verma P.F Chang’s Paints Horses Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"More than 250 of the restaurant chain’s iconic 11-foot warrior horse statues are being painted pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Friday, September 26, 2014 01:09 PM Joanna Fantozzi Mike Solomonov Wants People to Get Excited for Israeli Food <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Michael Solomonov will host the Mediterranean Exploration dinner at the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival with chefs Einat Admony and Sara Kramer Friday, September 26, 2014 12:22 PM Karen Lo Beyond Beer Pong: 10 International Drinking Games <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"Getting tired of beer pong? Then why not play a game of Ping Pong Pang? Friday, September 26, 2014 11:45 AM Alexandra E. Petri Braised Adobo Pork with Polenta <a href=""><img src=""></a> <br /><br />"You know that Le Creuset Dutch oven you registered for all those years ago? The one that remains spotlessly clean on a high shelf? First of all, no Dutch oven should ever be spotless. Second of all, get to know the pot. <a href="" target="_self">In the winter</a>, few things create a happy home vibe as effortlessly as the smell of <a href="" target="_self">something braising all day</a> in a Dutch oven. Here&rsquo;s the world&rsquo;s best way to get you started. &mdash; Jenny Rosenstrach in <a href="" target="_blank">Dinner: The Playbook</a><br /> <br /> <a href="" target="_self">Click Here to See More Polenta Recipes</a><br /> &nbsp; Friday, September 26, 2014 10:44 AM Jenny Rosenstrach