Dining

  • Grand Mac and Mac Jr. Big Mac Variants Introduced by McDonald’s

    Grand Mac and Mac Jr. Big Mac Variants Introduced by McDonald’s

    The McDonald‘s Big Mac is one of the most famous, iconic, and idiosyncratic fast food sandwiches ever created, and now McDonald’s has announced two upcoming size variants that are unfortunately not called the Little Mac and the Bigger Mac. Instead, they are the Mac Jr. and the Grand Mac, which is probably the one that […]

  • Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Look, I’m not happy about this, but the fact remains that it’s time to start preparing ourselves for the annual Christmas Brand Onslaught. To help foster an atmosphere of such preparedness, I’m alerting readers to the existence of holiday Pringles.  If you can prepare yourself for these, you’re ready for any Yuletide product that may […]

  • ‘How the Sandwich Was Invented’ (Video)

    ‘How the Sandwich Was Invented’ (Video)

    Yesterday was National Sandwich Day, and while I am anticipating being smote by the Content Gods for commemorating it belatedly, How the Sandwich Was Invented may still be worth a watch if you’re interested in the origins of this ubiquitous delicacy. How the Sandwich Was Invented is a short (under two minutes) recap of the […]

  • Cheese Katsu Burger Comes to McDonald’s Japan (Video)

    Cheese Katsu Burger Comes to McDonald’s Japan (Video)

    It’s been a minute since we’ve brought you any additional news from the wild world of Japanese fast food. But the new Cheese Katsu Burger is of interest even if you don’t care about what they do for fast food in Japan, since it represents a novel meld of Eastern and Western fast food traditions. The […]

  • SteakCation: Win an Overnight Stay in a Canadian Taco Bell

    SteakCation: Win an Overnight Stay in a Canadian Taco Bell

    Generally speaking, spending the night at Taco Bell will get you an early morning trip to the ER or the county jail (or both), but Airbnb and Taco Bell have teamed up for a promotional effort that makes sleeping in a Taco Bell a good thing. It’s called a SteakCation, and it’s the grand prize […]

  • Black Doritos: Another Japanese Delicacy

    Black Doritos: Another Japanese Delicacy

    Last night at the debate, I watched Donald Trump repeatedly state that other countries like Japan are leading the United States in practically every field imaginable. He did not mention unnaturally black foodstuffs specifically, but from where I sit it seems clear that there is a real black food gap between the United States and […]

  • Presidential Burger Election Being Held by J.S. BURGERS CAFE

    Presidential Burger Election Being Held by J.S. BURGERS CAFE

    Tonight, the world will watch Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in their first presidential debate together. By all accounts, there’s going to be a lot of shouting, a lot of lying, and a lot of punditry about who won and who lost. But perhaps it would be a better idea to focus on a far […]

  • The Whole Shabang: Snacks Previously Only Available to Inmates

    The Whole Shabang: Snacks Previously Only Available to Inmates

    If you’ve recently finished up a stretch inside, it’s possible that you’ve found yourself craving a certain snack. I’m talking about The Whole Shabang, the chip brand that’s so good, it makes you want to go back to prison. Fortunately, the snack that was formerly only available in correctional institutions is now available in the […]

  • Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Chocolate Pumpkin Fries Coming to McDonald’s Japan

    Ah, autumn. The leaves change colors, the air begins to feel crisper, and the french fries come drizzled in chocolate and pumpkin sauce. Wait, huh? In Japan, anyway, that last part is becoming part of the autumnal experience, with the unveiling of McDonald’s Chocolate Pumpkin Fries. McDonald’s Japan locations will reportedly see the limited-time availability […]