Food & Drink

  • Williams Family Kitchen NONO SAUCE

    Williams Family Kitchen NONO SAUCE

    It turns out that before he was pop’s leading sonic architect, Pharrell Williams had a mother, Pharoah Williams, who specialized in sauces. Now, that Williams Family Kitchen NONO SAUCE is available as a Dean & DeLuca exclusive. Williams Family Kitchen NONO SAUCE gets its name from the presumably oft-repeated exchange printed on the bottle: “They […]

  • Shake Shack BBQ Pulled Pork Burger Being Tested in New York

    Shake Shack BBQ Pulled Pork Burger Being Tested in New York

    It may very well be the case that you’ll soon be able to get a fast food facsimile of the American classic pulled pork sandwich at your local Shake Shack. That’s because at almost every one of the chain’s locations in New York City, the Shake Shack BBQ Pulled Pork Burger is currently being tested out. The […]

  • National French Fry Day Means Free French Fries

    National French Fry Day Means Free French Fries

    I don’t really remember when every single day on the calendar seemed to have some sort of food as its official national designation, but it seems like every week brings some other national food day, and an accompanying opportunity for free food. Today, as it turns out, is National French Fry Day, and hopefully next year we […]

  • Nikka Whisky From the Barrel: Famous Japanese Whisky Comes to US

    Nikka Whisky From the Barrel: Famous Japanese Whisky Comes to US

    North American whisky enthusiasts, particularly those who know the difference between whisky and whiskey, have long had a certain Japanese whisky on their mental lists of beverages to try. But Nikka Whisky From the Barrel has, until now, never been available in the US. Now, as you have probably guessed, Nikka Whisky From the Barrel […]

  • Southwest Airlines Peanuts Discontinued Amid Allergy Scares

    Southwest Airlines Peanuts Discontinued Amid Allergy Scares

    Hey! I got to use the word “amid” in a headline, like a grownup. The excitement I feel over that will have to be my consolation over the fact that the next time I fly, I won’t be able to enjoy a complimentary bag of Southwest Airlines peanuts, as the company’s signature snack has been discontinued. A […]

  • Free Slurpee Day 2018 at 7-Eleven is Here

    Free Slurpee Day 2018 at 7-Eleven is Here

    Today is the most important day of the year for 7-Eleven enthusiasts. It’s July 11th, also known as 7-11, also known as Free Slurpee Day, and the chain is going all out to commemorate that trick of the calendar once again this year. Here’s Raj Kapoor, 7-Eleven’s senior vice president for fresh food and proprietary beverages, in a […]

  • Fat Cookout Sandwich Returns to Fat Sal’s Deli for Limited Time

    Fat Cookout Sandwich Returns to Fat Sal’s Deli for Limited Time

    I’m either extremely fortunate or extremely unfortunate to live in one of the few cities that’s home to Fat Sal’s Deli. In case you live outside of Sal’s jurisdiction, here’s a quick primer on their specialty: Humongous sandwiches with all manner of disgustingly delicious ingredients packed inside, perfect for when you’re drunk and/or otherwise gluttonous […]

  • Dream Pops: 3D Printed Desserts Now at LA Starbucks

    Dream Pops: 3D Printed Desserts Now at LA Starbucks

    People who don’t live in Los Angeles probably assume that everybody there eats 3D printed desserts all the time, but actually it seems to be a pretty new development. Dream Pops is a brand that prints up frozen vegan treats, and they’ve teamed up with Starbucks to peddle their wares at the chain’s Los Angeles locations. Dream […]