Food & Drink

  • Sweety con Nutella: Nutella Sandwich Now at Italian McDonald’s

    Sweety con Nutella: Nutella Sandwich Now at Italian McDonald’s

    In times of absolute desperation, it’s possible that you have either smeared a bunch of Nutella between two hamburger buns and called it a sandwich, or at least considered it. But McDonald’s Italy has taken that Shaggy Rogers-esque snack and turned it into viral spun gold, in the form of the Sweety con Nutella. The […]

  • CHiP Smart Cookie Oven (Video)

    CHiP Smart Cookie Oven (Video)

    Another entry in the K-cup inspired home cooking appliance genre has made its way to the public, and for something that even many of us kitchen-idiots have already learned to make with our regular oven. It’s called CHiP, and it is a WiFi-connected “smart cookie oven” for enjoying cookies in an even easier, faster, and hopefully […]

  • 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    Another holiday season approacheth, and if you want to count it down with something a little stronger than the traditional chocolate, you can do it with the Drinks By The Dram 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar, featuring 24 different whisky samples. Each whisky sample in the 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar corresponds to a day of Advent.  It’s […]

  • 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 […]

  • Marquette Castings “Superior Cast Iron Skillets” Last for Life

    Marquette Castings “Superior Cast Iron Skillets” Last for Life

    The cast iron skillet has been around so long that it can be hard to imagine any improvements on its classic design. That’s exactly the kind of environment in which innovation often thrives, and so we have Marquette Castings and their “superior cast iron skillets” that purportedly carry a lifetime guarantee. Marquette Castings cast iron skillets are […]

  • Melted Whiskey Glasses

    Melted Whiskey Glasses

    If you’re looking for an easy way to introduce some unpredictability to your home bar, there is just such a way, newly available and having nothing to do with buying some obscure whiskey brand that may have profound, undesired side-effects later on. They’re called Melted Whiskey Glasses, and they’re designed almost as if to capture […]

  • The Ultimate Candy Bar From Cool Material

    The Ultimate Candy Bar From Cool Material

    At this very moment, I can stick my head out of my window and see disturbingly elaborate Halloween decorations in front of one of the apartments next to mine, so the best holiday of the year must be just around the corner. And the folks at Cool Material have whipped up The Ultimate Candy Bar […]