Food & Drink

  • Patrón x Guillermo del Toro Tequila and Liqueur (Video)

    Patrón x Guillermo del Toro Tequila and Liqueur (Video)

    We must be experiencing the cusp of a golden age for cinematic inspired liquor collaboration. First we had the Johnnie Walker Black Label The Director’s Cut, created with input from the director of the upcoming Blade Runner 2049, and now we have Patrón x Guillermo del Toro, a mysterious new tequila and liqueur from a […]

  • Shake Shack Cashless Kiosk Opening in NYC

    Shake Shack Cashless Kiosk Opening in NYC

    No one knows that the future truly holds, but there seems to be a strong possibility that it will hold an awful lot of stripped-down fast food kiosks where you pick up your order. As an omen of that future, we now have reports of a Shake Shack cashless kiosk soon to be open for […]

  • The Farewell: Blue Burgers from colette and Blend

    The Farewell: Blue Burgers from colette and Blend

    This December, lowercase fashion retailer colette is shutting ‘er down for good. As a fond farewell, there are a lot of different projects planned, but one of the most interesting would be the blue colette burgers that have been whipped up by colette and French fast food chain Blend. The sandwich, in both its varieties, […]

  • ‘On Eating Insects: Essays, Stories and Recipes’

    ‘On Eating Insects: Essays, Stories and Recipes’

    Hey, want to see somebody eat a bug? Heyyyy, want to see a bunch of people write stories and personal essays, and share recipes, about eating bugs? On the former point I’ll let you search YouTube on your own, but for the latter I’ve got a book for your to check out. It’s called On […]

  • Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    Twix Spread Now Available in North America

    My sources tell me that in Europe, candy bar spreads are pretty common – spreadable concoctions made to taste like Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Snickers, Milky Way, Mars Bars, and more. Reese’s Spread has been available in North America for a while, and now it’s being joined by Twix Spread. Twix Spread is made in […]

  • Fireball Whisky Bagels from The Bagel Nook

    Fireball Whisky Bagels from The Bagel Nook

    I wasn’t previously aware of this, but apparently in New Jersey a popular hangover breakfast is a pork roll, egg and cheese bagel. Jersey’s own The Bagel Nook has put a thematically appropriate spin on this delicacy, but before you ask, no, Fireball Whisky Bagels will not get you drunk. That’s because the Fireball that […]

  • Coca-Cola Coffee Plus Released in Japan

    Coca-Cola Coffee Plus Released in Japan

    I don’t know how many people out there are still drinking Coke for the caffeine, given how many other more heavily caffeinated beverage options are available out there. But Coke fans in Japan now have access to a drink with not only fifty percent more caffeine than a comparable serving of Coke, but fifty percent […]

  • Shake Shack Eel Burger by Chef Fergus Henderson

    Shake Shack Eel Burger by Chef Fergus Henderson

    Shake Shack has a history of collaborating with high profile chefs despite its position as a sometimes overhyped (yeah, I said it!) fast food chain. The latest example is the Shake Shack Eel Burger, created by famed British chef Fergus Henderson. The Shake Shack Eel Burger substitutes smoked eel for the usual beef patty, and […]