Dining

  • Heinz Sriracha Ketchup Has Arrived

    Heinz Sriracha Ketchup Has Arrived

    Bad news, hipsters: Sriracha hot sauce has finally gone mainstream. That’s because Heinz, the world’s most famous purveyor of the world’s most popular condiment, has developed a special ketchup recipe that features the sauce. It’s called, appropriately enough, Heinz Sriracha Tomato Ketchup. Heinz Sriracha Ketchup is making its way to grocery stores and other retailers […]

  • Big Mac Special Sauce for Sale From Select McDonald’s Restaurants

    Big Mac Special Sauce for Sale From Select McDonald’s Restaurants

    The McDonald’s Big Mac Special Sauce is probably the most iconic secret recipe in all of fast food. It’s one of the things that make the Big Mac more than just a regular cheeseburger, but something unique and idiosyncratic to the restaurant itself. And now, in (very) select McDonald’s locations, the sauce is being bottled […]

  • Domino’s Sriracha Pizza Gets S&M-Tinged Ad

    Domino’s Sriracha Pizza Gets S&M-Tinged Ad

    Is there an element of sadomasochism involved whenever you eat spicy foods? As someone who loves really hot food, I don’t know if I’m comfortable with the assertion that I’m a raging masochist on the inside, but that seems to be the subtext of a new ad for Domino’s Sriracha pizza. The Domino’s Sriracha pizza […]

  • Double Down Dog: Horrifying KFC Hot Dog Unveiled

    Double Down Dog: Horrifying KFC Hot Dog Unveiled

    The fast food chain formerly known as Kentucky Fried Chicken have outdone themselves with the latest installment of the terrifying Double Down saga. It’s the Double Down Dog, a food item that should only be consumed under the directive of an official double dog dare. Put simply, the Double Down Dog is a hot dog […]

  • Red Velvet Oreo Coming Next Month

    Red Velvet Oreo Coming Next Month

    We all might as well face it – as mass-produced cookies go, it doesn’t get much better than Oreo. But nevertheless, the Nabisco people still pretty regularly manage to find the time and energy (not to mention the money) to come up with special novelty Oreo flavors for the public’s enjoyment and, ultimately, regret. The […]

  • Cookie Cores: New Ben & Jerry’s Flavors Unveiled (Video)

    Cookie Cores: New Ben & Jerry’s Flavors Unveiled (Video)

    Probably the most important lesson my dad drummed into my head when I was a kid was that “it’s never too cold for ice cream.” I’m especially fortunate to have taken that lesson to heart now, since it’s the dead of winter and Ben & Jerry’s just announced their new line of Cookie Core flavors. […]

  • The Polo Bar: Ralph Lauren Opens First NYC Restaurant (Photos)

    The Polo Bar: Ralph Lauren Opens First NYC Restaurant (Photos)

    In addition to being a fashion mogul, Ralph Lauren is also a restauranteur. But before recently, restaurant capitol of the world New York City was not part of his purview in this arena – until, that is, the opening of his new restaurant The Polo Bar. Ralph Lauren fans will recognize the stylistic similarities between […]

  • ShackMeister: Shake Shack Introduces Fried Shallot Burger

    ShackMeister: Shake Shack Introduces Fried Shallot Burger

    Shake Shack is a legendary hamburger chain whose notoriety reaches far beyond its relatively limited marketplace. And part of the reason for that notoriety is their innovative and delicious cheeseburgers, such as the newly introduced ShackMeister cheeseburger, featuring fried shallots as well as (naturally) the chain’s signature ShackSauce. Putting fried shallots on a cheeseburger isn’t […]

  • French Toast Crunch Making Return to Stores

    French Toast Crunch Making Return to Stores

    Believe it or not, it’s been eight years since the small, bread-shaped wonders collectively known as French Toast Crunch have seen the inside of a grocery store. But now, thanks to the all-encompassing power of 90s nostalgia, the cereal is coming back. General Mills has announced the return of French Toast Crunch, which is good […]

  • Dewitos: Mountain Dew Testing Doritos-Flavored Soda

    Dewitos: Mountain Dew Testing Doritos-Flavored Soda

    Here’s a little bit of free advice to the executives out there running the major food and beverage companies of the world: If you want to drum up some free publicity online, just publicize a product too disgusting to imagine. Odds are, it’ll go viral, and there will be an army of people who will […]