Food & Drink

  • Katz’s Subscription Service from America’s Favorite Deli

    Katz’s Subscription Service from America’s Favorite Deli

    Katz’s Deli in New York is probably the most revered delicatessen in the world, but like everything cool about New York City you can find some version of it almost anywhere these days. I’m talking about Katz’s Subscription Service, which gives Fat Katz all over the country access to monthly shipments of that special good stuff. […]

  • World’s Largest Paradise Cocktail Mixed by Snoop Dogg

    World’s Largest Paradise Cocktail Mixed by Snoop Dogg

    How was your Memorial Day weekend? Mine, unfortunately, was fairly uneventful. And now I feel even worse about that now that I know that Snoop Dogg was busy whipping up the official world’s largest Paradise Cocktail as per Guinness World Records. Chefs Hubert Keller and Michael Voltaggio helped Snoop unveil the world’s largest Paradise Cocktail at the Bottlerock Napa […]

  • National Doughnut Day Means Free Donuts at Krispy Kreme

    National Doughnut Day Means Free Donuts at Krispy Kreme

    It creeps (kreeps?) up on me every day: June 1st is National Doughnut Day in the United States. Fortunately, it’s still a free country, and that means you are free to observe that precious day however you choose. This year, one of those choices is once again a free doughnut at Krispy Kreme. Here’s KK’s Big […]

  • Chuck E. Cheese’s Rolls Out Nationwide Pizza Delivery

    Chuck E. Cheese’s Rolls Out Nationwide Pizza Delivery

    I hope this is a safe place for me to admit that I was way more of a Discovery Zone kid than a Chuck E. Cheese’s kid, and in point of fact I think I only visited one of Chuck’s pizza parlors once as a child. So it comes as a pretty big surprise that the […]

  • Colonel Sanders Floatie from KFC

    Colonel Sanders Floatie from KFC

    Summer and fried chicken, they go together like … well, they go together better than Colonel Sanders and pool accessories, I know that. But that hasn’t stopped the folks at KFC from coming up with an official Colonel Sanders Floatie that will make you feel like you’re floating in the pool on top of the […]

  • Saucy_AF: Arby’s Unveils New Font

    Saucy_AF: Arby’s Unveils New Font

    I’ve always sort of thought of Arby’s as being able to speak for itself. Want to send a message? Do it with a Double Beef and Cheddar. But if for some bizarre reason you don’t want to do that, you can now send a message using Saucy_AF, a new downloadable text font from Arby’s. As the […]

  • Chill-Can: A Beer Can That Chills Itself (Video)

    Chill-Can: A Beer Can That Chills Itself (Video)

    For decades Man has dreamed of a beer can that, somehow would be able to keep itself cold. The Chill-Can is a newly developed piece of technology that does that dream one better by purportedly chilling itself in about sixty seconds. I’ll be honest, the Chill-Can’s website doesn’t really fill me with confidence that it’s legit, since […]

  • ‘Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures’

    ‘Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures’

    I’m no expert but I’m pretty sure the best way to appreciate food is to taste it, with smelling it probably coming in second place. But maybe looking at infographics about food isn’t too far distant from those two options, which is why Food Infographics: A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures might be worth checking out. Per […]

  • ‘Pac-Man Stories’ Interactive Audiobook Now on Amazon Alexa

    ‘Pac-Man Stories’ Interactive Audiobook Now on Amazon Alexa

    The rightsholders to Pac-Man at Bandai-Namco are working around the clock to figure out new ways to exploit their intellectual property. Their latest is Pac-Man Stories, which is technically for children but what the hey, it might be of interest to anyone with fond memories of guiding Pac-Man through a maze being pursued by ravenous ghosts. […]

  • Krispy Kreme Blueberry Glaze Doughnut Available for a Limited Time

    Krispy Kreme Blueberry Glaze Doughnut Available for a Limited Time

    Important breaking news update for everyone within the range of this transmission who happens to be adjacent to a Krispy Kreme retail location: The doughnut chain is unveiling a new limited edition doughnut based on the results of a recent poll of US fans on new flavored doughnuts (Lemon Kreme came first). It’s the Krispy Kreme […]