Food & Drink

  • Whopper Toothpaste: “Keep your Mouth Whopper Fresh” (Video)

    Whopper Toothpaste: “Keep your Mouth Whopper Fresh” (Video)

    It’s no secret that fast food franchises in the US are currently tripping all over themselves trying to come up with ever more ridiculous promotional gimmicks. And if Whopper Toothpaste from Burger King turns out to be a real product and not just a premature April Fool’s Day prank, we may have stumbled upon the […]

  • Budweiser Prohibition Brew: Relive the Bad Old Days (Video)

    Budweiser Prohibition Brew: Relive the Bad Old Days (Video)

    One might have thought that one of the few bright spots of the Prohibition era was no Budweiser, but actually there was a special non-alcoholic blend of the beer that is now enjoying a comeback. A special edition Budweiser Prohibition Brew was made available last year, and now it’s set to return in 2017. Budweiser […]

  • Black Insomnia: The World’s Strongest Coffee

    Black Insomnia: The World’s Strongest Coffee

    How tough am I? I’m so tough that my preferred brand of coffee has the word “insomnia” right in the name. OK, so I’m not actually that tough, but someone must be, since Black Insomnia, purported to be the strongest coffee in the world, is now available for sale. Black Insomnia coffee is “CERTIFIED BY […]

  • Cereal Motel: Breakfast Cereals for Technical Adults

    Cereal Motel: Breakfast Cereals for Technical Adults

    There’s a familiar bit of cognitive dissonance that doesn’t get discussed that often, but is nevertheless pretty commonplace.  It happens when you reach for your morning cereal fix and glance at the box, only to remember that the cereal you’re eating was intended in every respect for children and adolescents. Unless you want to start eating […]

  • Miso Ginger Energy Cup Noodle: Noodles Meet Energy Drinks

    Miso Ginger Energy Cup Noodle: Noodles Meet Energy Drinks

    The familiar jolt of an energy drink meets the soothing comfort of Cup Noodle with what is being called the first “Energy Cup Noodle” in the world. It’s the Miso Ginger Energy Cup Noodle, and the idea is that you get all the (questionable, perhaps) benefits of a traditional energy drink with the flavor of […]

  • McDonald’s Sauces Coming to Canadian Grocery Stores

    McDonald’s Sauces Coming to Canadian Grocery Stores

    Remember when McDonald’s released a limited edition line of Big Mac Special Sauce as a promotional gimmick? Somebody at McDonald’s Canadian HQ had the bright idea to just go ahead and sell bottles of McDonald’s sauces, and Special Sauce isn’t the only signature Mickey D’s condiment to make the transition. McDonald’s Special Sauce is being […]

  • Nuni Toaster Heats Six Tortillas in 60 Seconds

    Nuni Toaster Heats Six Tortillas in 60 Seconds

    One of the great open culinary secrets is that warm tortillas are the key to happiness. They’re an integral component of tacos and burritos, of course, but there’s also no better way to enjoy bratwurst or other sausages, and the possibilities go far beyond just that. The Nuni Toaster is a new kitchen appliance designed […]

  • Medical Cannabis Olive Oil From Om Edibles

    Medical Cannabis Olive Oil From Om Edibles

    Om Edibles is a female-run collective in California that specializes in medical (medical, always medical) cannabis products for a wide variety of uses. One such product is their Medical Cannabis Olive Oil, which is characterized this way by the company’s founder, Maya Elisabeth: “The inspiration behind our olive oil was to make something that was […]

  • Mucha Liga Tequila Bottles Look Like Luchador Masks

    Mucha Liga Tequila Bottles Look Like Luchador Masks

    Every single man, woman, and child in the world has, at one point or another, expressed a desire to drink tequila from the masked skull of an enemy. Most will never get to do this, but a bottle of Mucha Liga Tequila is a reasonable substitute, and as an ethically sourced tequila no enemies have to […]