Food & Drink

  • Toast Ale: Beer Made With Surplus Bread (Video)

    Toast Ale: Beer Made With Surplus Bread (Video)

    A toast, ladies and gentlemen, to the beer made from surplus bread as a way orchestrated by activist Tristram Stuart to combat food waste. It’s called Toast Ale, and it comes in three different varieties, all of which are preventing bread from going to waste somewhere. Those three varieties of Toast Ale are Craft Ale, […]

  • Trees Knees Coffee Maple From Bushwick Kitchen

    Trees Knees Coffee Maple From Bushwick Kitchen

    If you’re looking to add an extra kick to your maple syrup, perhaps one that will expand the myriad uses that syrup can be put to, Bushwick Kitchen and Stumptown Coffee Roasters have just the thing. It’s called Trees Knees Coffee Maple syrup, made with real maple syrup from the Catskill Mountains and “infused with […]

  • ‘The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History’ by David Michaels

    ‘The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History’ by David Michaels

    This summer, a new book-length celebration of the cheeseburger is coming to a shelf, and possibly a kitchen, near you. The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History honors the burger-with-cheese with “essays, photographs, and ephemera” assembled by author David Michaels. The World is Your Burger can’t accurately be called a cookbook, even though it […]

  • Unicorn Frappuccino: Mythical Beverage Coming to Starbucks

    Unicorn Frappuccino: Mythical Beverage Coming to Starbucks

    Starbucks is one of those companies that can’t really work on anything in secret without its employees leaking their plans to the internet, and that’s triply true when it involves the mythical one-horned beast known as the unicorn. And so, official confirmation is now surfacing that Starbucks is preparing to unveil the Unicorn Frappuccino on […]

  • Fake News Ale From Northern Maverick Brewing Co.

    Fake News Ale From Northern Maverick Brewing Co.

    President Donald Trump is infamous for having a contentious relationship with everyone from Kristen Stewart to members of his own family. One of the most prominent members of his enemies’ list is the country of Canada, and now Canada is striking back by way of their Northern Maverick Brewing Co., who recently announced the Trump-inspired […]

  • Dunkin’ Donuts Mocha Oreo Coming Soon

    Dunkin’ Donuts Mocha Oreo Coming Soon

    You knew it had to happen eventually. Really, it’s a wonder that it’s taken this long for coffee-flavored Oreo cookies to hit the market. The only question was which coffee brand would stand up to have its wares converted to creme filling and sandwiched between two chocolate cookies, and the answer to that question is […]

  • CLR CFF Clear Coffee: The “First Colorless Coffee in the World”

    CLR CFF Clear Coffee: The “First Colorless Coffee in the World”

    I’ve always said I like my coffee like I like my women: Completely transparent. Unfortunately I haven’t really been able to find a coffee that matches my taste in women, at least not until the unveiling of CLR CFF Clear Coffee, billed as the “first colorless coffee in the world” and guaranteed not to stain […]

  • “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    “Connected Whopper”: New Burger King Ad Hijacks Google Devices (Video)

    It’s been less than two weeks since Burger King unveiled Whopper Toothpaste, and now they’re trolling everybody with a voice-activated Google device (as well as Google itself) with a new advertisement. It’s called the “Connected Whopper,” but what it really is is a commercial that activates your phone to ask Google about the chain’s signature […]

  • Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    Duo: A Digital Home Assistant Inside a Mirror (Video)

    “Mirror, mirror on the wall” is a phrase normally associated with magic, but that old adage about any sufficiently advanced technology seeming like magic has seemed to have caught up with the Man in the Mirror. Only this time, it’s called Duo, and it’s a smart home assistant built into a mirror. Duo is billed […]