Tag: FOOD

The ‘MUNCHIES Guide to Dinner’ Is Here to Help You Feed Your Friends

We’ve walked you through the late night meals of the world’s best chefs, done the dirty work to teach you everything you need to know about cooking with cannabis, and now we’re taking it back to basics. In our new book, MUNCHIES Guide to Dinner, we’re teaching you how to feed yourself and your friends. […]

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We Visited America’s First Cannabis Cafe And Left Full, High, And Pondering Big Issues

“Your turn,” I took the freshly rolled joint from Saray’s hand and took in a deep drag, the lingering taste of a burger still on my palate, now joined by the sweet smoke of Chiquita Banana kush. I exhaled a dense cloud toward the ceiling and watched the ribbons of smoke twist and funnel through […]

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Calamity on the Upper West Side: Barney Greengrass Is Closed

The metal gates were pulled shut on Sunday, and confused patrons, some thumbing New York City guidebooks, had to look elsewhere for their smoked-fish fix. A bright yellow sign that said “Closed by the order of the commissioner of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene” was placed prominently in the window. Inside Barney Greengrass, […]

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Three Food Writers Try To Impress Eggslut’s Alvin Cailan With Breakfast Sandwiches

If ever there was a cooking battle that needs no introduction, it’s this one. Breakfast sandwiches are such a delicious no-brainer that it’s a marvel we haven’t featured them already. Egg. Cheese. Some sort of pork. This should be easy, right? Right? Turns out, not so much. For as straightforward as this meal sounds, it’s […]

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Trump Administration Unveils More Cuts to Food Stamp Program

WASHINGTON — The Agriculture Department moved again this week to cut spending on food stamps, this time proposing changes that would slice $4.5 billion from the program over five years, trimming monthly benefits by as much as $75 for one in five struggling families on nutrition assistance. The latest plan would cut benefits for 19 […]

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Scientist Who Discredited Meat Guidelines Didn’t Report Past Food Industry Ties

A surprising new study challenged decades of nutrition advice and gave consumers the green light to eat more red and processed meat. But what the study didn’t say is that its lead author has past research ties to the meat and food industry. The new report, published this week in the Annals of Internal Medicine, […]

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Why Trump Just Made Your Dinner More Expensive

American shoppers may not have paid close attention to a 15-year controversy involving generous subsidies that the European Union provided Airbus, its largest aircraft manufacturer. But that long-running dispute between Europe and the United States is about to turn up at the supermarket. The Trump administration said on Wednesday that, starting Oct. 18, it will […]

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Turing For The True King — The Impossible Whopper Vs. The Classic Whopper

You’ve heard of the “uncanny valley,” right? It’s meant to describe the revulsion or unease people feel towards artificial representations of humans — unless they either look nothing like us or simulate us perfectly. To greatly simplify the idea, the more human-like artificial intelligence becomes, the more it makes us uncomfortable. That is, until we […]

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How to Develop an Appetite for Insects

Repeat after me: entomophagy. It’s derived from Greek and Latin: “entomon,” meaning “insect,” and “phagus,” as in “feeding on.” Some think it’s the future of food. In 2013, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations released a report declaring the need to swap traditional protein sources for insects to support a sustainable future. […]

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The New York Restaurant That Feels Like an Italian Farmhouse

In this series for T, the author Reggie Nadelson revisits New York institutions that have defined cool for decades, from time-honored restaurants to unsung dives. Late one balmy September night, Donna Lennard and the crew from her beloved Italian restaurant Il Buco start to roast a large, plump pig outside their front door on Bond […]

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Alvin Cailan Of ‘The Burger Show’ Shares His Favorite Burgers In The Country

Alvin Cailan is on a quest to find the best burger in America. That’s no easy task. America is a land with a vast burger culture that ebbs and flows across the better part of a continent. Besides that, a burger is never just one thing. It’s the representation of decades, sometimes centuries of migration […]

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When Mac & Cheese and Ketchup Don’t Mix: The Kraft Heinz Merger Falters

The 2015 merger between Kraft and Heinz created one of the largest food companies in the world. It had $28 billion in combined annual revenues and controlled dozens of food and beverage brands that for generations were staples of American households, including Heinz ketchup, Kraft cheese, Oscar Mayer meats and Planters nuts. These days, however, […]

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M.I.T. Media Lab, Already Rattled by the Epstein Scandal, Has a New Worry

The M.I.T. Media Lab, an unconventional research center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has been under scrutiny since August, when its financial ties to the convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein became public. Now researchers who worked at the lab say that one of its high-profile scientific projects was promoted with misleading claims. At the […]

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Morgan Spurlock Is Back To Help Lead The Fight Against Big Chicken

In Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken, director Morgan Spurlock is only medium coy in tracing the current fast food trends towards healthy-sounding food back to… himself, and to Super Size Me, the unlikely 2004 hit that turned the cuddly documentarian into a star and led McDonald’s to stop asking people if they would like […]

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You Want Socks with That? McDonald’s Is Giving Away Free Loungewear for 1 Day Only

McDonald’s Giving Away Free Merchandise for 1 Day Only | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image You Want Socks with That? McDonald’s Is Giving Away Free Loungewear for 1 Day Only this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility […]

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All The Best National Cheeseburger Day Deals To Get Your Fed On The Cheap Today

Today is National Cheeseburger Day, which means if you aren’t eating a cheeseburger right now you’re, to put it lightly, wack. Okay, we’re kidding, but seriously you should eat a cheeseburger sometime today if only for the reason that it’ll save you some money. Unless you don’t eat meat, in which case carry on with […]

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