Food & Drink

  • Tortilla Record Developed, Played by Rapture Records (Video)

    Tortilla Record Developed, Played by Rapture Records (Video)

    Science-fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke has a famous quotation that goes like this: “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Now that I’ve seen a real, playable tortilla record developed by Rapture Records, I understand what Clarke meant better than I ever have. The tortilla record was inspired by a video on Vine that […]

  • Key Lime Pie Oreos Now Available

    Key Lime Pie Oreos Now Available

    Remember a couple years ago when Beyoncé released a surprise album out of nowhere? The cookie equivalent of that is happening now in grocery stores across the country, with the release of Key Lime Pie Oreos. And somehow, unlike other specialty Oreo flavors, there wasn’t any pre-release hype for this version. The release of Key […]

  • Monti-Birra Beer Glass Enhances Effervescence

    Monti-Birra Beer Glass Enhances Effervescence

    Any beer enthusiast will tell you that in a good beer, flavor and effervescence go hand in hand – and beer just tastes better from a clear glass that shows off its natural color and gleam. But there’s another component to a good beer glass that can enhance a beer’s effervescent properties even further – […]

  • Napoli Crispy Pizza Chicken From KFC Hong Kong

    Napoli Crispy Pizza Chicken From KFC Hong Kong

    There seems to be no end to the amount of crazy food novelties that the fast food restaurants of the world can cook up. The latest delight comes from KFC Hong Kong, and is a combination of the objective two greatest foods of all time: Fried chicken and pizza. It’s called Napoli Crispy Pizza Chicken. […]

  • ‘Signature Hot Dog Toppings Across America’ (Video)

    ‘Signature Hot Dog Toppings Across America’ (Video)

    If you’re reading this from anywhere in the United States of America, there’s a solid chance that you enjoyed a hot dog over the Fourth of July weekend (and even if you’re not, maybe you relished the opportunity to eat a hot dog anyway). But depending on exactly which part of the US you’re in, […]

  • Miti Log Stove Needs Just One Log to Cook

    Miti Log Stove Needs Just One Log to Cook

    Any outdoorsman will tell you that the first thing you do upon reaching the outdoors is gather wood for a fire. But what if you only needed one log instead of, I dunno, however many you normally need to get a decent cook fire started? That scenario is what’s offered by the MITI log stove […]

  • Pearl: The App for Oyster Lovers

    Pearl: The App for Oyster Lovers

    I’ve written about a lot of specialized smartphone apps for this site, like an app for buying and selling sneakers or a dating app for pot-smokers. But Pearl has to be the most specialized one yet – an app for getting real-time information on the best oysters for sale at seafood restaurants in your area. […]

  • Introducing the Deep Fried Big Mac by ‘Peep My Eats’ (Video)

    Introducing the Deep Fried Big Mac by ‘Peep My Eats’ (Video)

    If you thought a McDonald’s Big Mac couldn’t get any unhealthier/more delicious, you obviously haven’t been exposed to the latest culinary innovation from Peep My Eats. It’s the deep fried Big Mac, the two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun you know and love with a thick coating […]

  • Special K Packaging Reimagined by Mun Joo Jane (Photos)

    Special K Packaging Reimagined by Mun Joo Jane (Photos)

    Cereal boxes don’t get much more classic than the one Special K comes in, having remained more or less the same in the six decades since the cereal first came out. So tinkering with a classic can be a pretty irresistible impulse for an artist, which is why graphic designer Mun Joo Jane took a […]

  • Camp Champ Portable Outdoor Kitchen

    Camp Champ Portable Outdoor Kitchen

    Outdoor cooking and grilling are generally thought of as requiring less ingredients and less finesse than foods you’d whip up in a fully stocked kitchen, but perhaps that point of view is too limited. It certainly doesn’t take into account the Camp Champ, a portable outdoor kitchen that packs almost everything you might need to […]