Food & Drink

  • Chicken McNugget Dipping Sauce Bought in Bulk by Twitter User (Photos)

    Chicken McNugget Dipping Sauce Bought in Bulk by Twitter User (Photos)

    There’s a dark secret in the world of McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets, and it has nothing to do with mechanically separated meat. It’s the totally bogus practice of charging customers for extra Chicken McNugget dipping sauce packets, particularly in cases where more than one packet of sauce is clearly necessary for full enjoyment of the order. […]

  • Palcohol: Powdered Alcohol Now Approved by the Federal Government

    Palcohol: Powdered Alcohol Now Approved by the Federal Government

    Imagine a world where any cup of water could be your ticket to Drunktown. That’s the world promised by Palcohol, a powdered alcohol that was recently approved by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, despite the obvious insanity of this idea. Palcohol was actually approved for the first time last year by the Alcohol and […]

  • Jameson Special Edition St. Patrick’s Day Bottles

    Jameson Special Edition St. Patrick’s Day Bottles

    St. Patrick’s Day is like Christmas for whiskey, so it behooves every whiskey brand to try to do something special for the holiday. And that’s truer for Jameson than any other brand – which explains the now five-year tradition of special edition St. Patrick’s Day bottles observed by the brand. The St. Patrick’s Day 2015 special edition […]

  • PancakeBot: “The World’s First Pancake Printer”

    PancakeBot: “The World’s First Pancake Printer”

    “Reginald, be a dear and print me out a short stack.” That sentence might sound like nonsense now, but in the near future it might be a very common phrase, if the makers of the PancakeBot have their way. It’s billed as “the world’s first pancake printer,” and I’ll be damned if that’s not exactly what it […]

  • Waterford Mixology Collection – ‘Mad Men’ Edition

    Waterford Mixology Collection – ‘Mad Men’ Edition

    Ask 10 Mad Men fans to name an activity they associate with the show, and you’ll probably get one or two “fingerbanging,” a couple “quietly sobbing about your broken marriage,” and probably a few “smoking” answers, but you can rest assured that the rest will be some variation on “drinking alcohol.” Now, the people behind the Waterford […]

  • Juggernaut: World’s Largest Growler From DrinkTanks

    Juggernaut: World’s Largest Growler From DrinkTanks

    Beer drinkers know that a traditional growler is considered to be one that holds between 32 and 64 ounces of beer. But the people at DrinkTanks have realized that a good way to draw a lot of attention to your products is to explode the traditional notions of how big a certain thing is supposed […]

  • Matt Stonie Eats Record Amount of Bacon in 5 Minutes (Video)

    Matt Stonie Eats Record Amount of Bacon in 5 Minutes (Video)

    A few days ago, an athlete by the name of Matt Stonie made another contribution to the human race’s highlight reel. Stonie’s sport of choice is competitive eating, and his record-breaking feat this week was breaking the world record for eating bacon. Put more precisely, Matt Stonie was able to eat 182 slices of bacon in five […]

  • Whiskey Notes Tasting and Distilling Logbook From Kings County Distillery

    Whiskey Notes Tasting and Distilling Logbook From Kings County Distillery

    One thing that separates serious hobbyists from run-of-the-mill time-wasters is the habit of keeping written track of one’s experiences for future reference. If you’re a film buff, you probably keep some kind of viewing journal so you can remember what you’ve seen and what you thought of it, if you’re a pinball fanatic you probably do […]

  • Orange Swisher Blunt Ale From Carton Brewing

    Orange Swisher Blunt Ale From Carton Brewing

    The Marijuanassance continues with a new joint (pun intended) from the people at Carton Brewing. It’s Orange Swisher Blunt Ale, a brew designed capture the unique flavor profile of a blunt, with a marijuana scent and an orange-flavored tobacco taste. It’s all part of a new trend in brewing known as “Stoner Ales,” which incorporates […]