Food & Drink

  • ’12 Hungry Yelpers': Yelp Reviewers Get Food Network TV Show

    ’12 Hungry Yelpers': Yelp Reviewers Get Food Network TV Show

    If you’ve spent any time in the last several years looking up local restaurants on the internet, you’re very familiar with the power of a well-placed Yelp review. Now, those intrepid amateur food critics are going to get an even bigger profile courtesy of the Food Network, which just greenlit a reality series called 12 […]

  • Belcampo Beef Blunts: Sometimes a Cigar is Just Meat

    Belcampo Beef Blunts: Sometimes a Cigar is Just Meat

    Imagine that you’re a hardcore carnivore who abhors smoking and who’s celebrating the birth of your first child. What can you pass out in lieu of the traditional cigars? There may not seem to be a clear answer, at least not until you discover the existence of Belcampo Beef Blunts. Belcampo Beef Blunts aren’t just […]

  • Giga Big Mac: Giant Big Mac Upgrade Comes to McDonald’s Japan

    Giga Big Mac: Giant Big Mac Upgrade Comes to McDonald’s Japan

    The trend of colossal fast food monstrosities has kind of run its course in the US, where a slender thread of health-consciousness runs through even the junkiest junk food. But they appear to be just getting warmed up in Japan, where McDonald’s has made western headlines yet again with the unveiling of the Giga Big […]

  • Champagne Gun: Blast Bursts of Bubbly Like a Gangster

    Champagne Gun: Blast Bursts of Bubbly Like a Gangster

    One of the downsides of being extremely wealthy is you have to spend a lot of time wandering around decadent but ultimately empty (and possibly soul-decaying) parties, like Christian Bale in Knight of Cups. The Champagne Gun is a “party weapon” that offers a possible solution, with its promise of fun, champagne-firing action. The Champagne […]

  • Juicero: The World’s First In-Home Cold-Press Juicer (Video)

    Juicero: The World’s First In-Home Cold-Press Juicer (Video)

    Ask any juice-drinker, and they’ll tell you it’s all about the juice. But up to this point the market has lacked a cold-press juicer for home use. It’s called Juicero, and it’s a counter top juicer that works with proprietary juice packs and seeks to eliminate the usual hassles associated with juicing. The most important […]

  • Stussy Livin’ General Store Golden Brown Mellow Habanero Hot Sauce

    Stussy Livin’ General Store Golden Brown Mellow Habanero Hot Sauce

    Stussy is primarily known as a streetwear brand, but they get into all kinds of other business too under the Stussy Livin’ General Store brand. One of the more intriguing products under this imprint is a Golden Brown Mellow Habanero sauce, made in conjunction with the people at Mellow Habanero. I’m unfortunately not in a […]

  • DOERS.coffee: Custom, Personalized Coffee Deliveries

    DOERS.coffee: Custom, Personalized Coffee Deliveries

    How much control do you want over your coffee? If you’re a casual coffee drinker, content with the blends of others, the answer is probably different from those most likely to use DOERS.coffee, a new service that allows users to select and create their own custom coffee blends that are then delivered to their doors. […]

  • Twig Cold Brew Teas: Tea in its Purest Form

    Twig Cold Brew Teas: Tea in its Purest Form

    Cold brewing tea has a lot of advantages over traditional brewing, like different flavors, fewer catechins (which cause bitterness), and less caffeine. And for the purest form of cold brew tea, you should give Twig Cold Brew Teas a try. The main idea behind Twig Cold Brew Teas is that they’re nothing but tea—no infusions […]

  • Pepsi Light Dumbbell: Exercise While You Chug Soda

    Pepsi Light Dumbbell: Exercise While You Chug Soda

    Pepsi‘s zero-calorie Pepsi Light isn’t the sort of thing you’d want to use to replace fluids while exercising, but that hasn’t stopped the brand from developing a crazy exercise-themed novelty bottle for the soda, known as the Pepsi Light Dumbbell. You might be thinking that the Pepsi Light Dumbbell is an April Fool’s Day joke […]