Oh the pull of that elusive reservation at the hot new restaurant. And double-oh the sweet and fatty decadence of a well-made dessert. Combine the two foodie emotions and you've got the Cronut.
Today is National Doughnut Day -- here's how to celebrate (and, in some cases, even do a bit of charity).
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A genetically modified test strain of wheat that emerged to the surprise of an Oregon farmer last month was likely the result of an accident or deliberate mixing of seeds, the company that developed it said Wednesday.
Representatives for Monsanto Co.
Partnering with local icons Theo Chocolate and Caffe Vita, Ben & Jerry's is creating an ice cream flavor tailored for the tastes of the Pacific Northwest.
Yesterday, you may have heard about a new offering from Dunkin' Donuts that seems too good/horrifying to believe: the Glazed Donut Breakfast Sandwich, which is like a regular breakfast sandwich...served between two donuts. But it's neither a hoax, nor a rumor -- it's a real thing, and it's coming to a donut shop near you. Of course, there aren't really Dunkin' Donuts near us, but maybe that's for the best.
Did you hit the drive-thru for breakfast this morning? According to this suprising video by Buzzfeed, you weren't alone. But you may want to reconsider that big soda; a study by the Daily Mail found that fast food ice had more bacteria than the water found in their toilets.
PARIS (AP) — In headier times, some of these wines were served at dinner for French presidents and their guests — kings, queens, other heads of state. In today's times of austerity, the Elysee Palace is selling off these vintage bottles.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Adriana Peixoto would fit right in at the trendiest Rio de Janeiro bar with her hipster glasses and the big black tattoos on her calves.
Fast food is a blessing for those who are too busy to make their own food -- but what about individuals who are so overwhelmed with things to do that they can't pause long enough to hold their hamburger in their hands and eat it? Burger King has them covered with this with their "hands-free Whopper."
Coca-Cola is trying to win over fans with a new European campaign that includes printing personalized bottles of the soda, emblazoned with the 150 most popular names in the UK. Unfortunately, that's rankling the ire of Britons with less-common names. Sorry, Kayla, Tamara, Mohammad, and Lupe.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Twenty-nine bars and restaurants, nearly half of them TGI Fridays, filled premium brand liquor bottles with lower-quality booze and sold it to patrons who thought they were buying the good stuff, authorities said Wednesday.
Do you love to look at photos of beautiful food (and the occasional incredible cocktail)? Lucky you, because Seattle's favorite restaurants, sweet shops, and hot spots are putting Instagram to good use with gorgeous photos of their yummy fare.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A California winery is recovering four cases of Cabernet Sauvignon that have aged on the floor of Charleston Harbor for the past three months.
Mira Winery of St. Helena, Calif.
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Wine, beer and spirits makers that use social media to promote beverages must abide by new federal guidelines governing the practice.
The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports (http://bit.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing victims joined hundreds of first responders and well-wishers at Fenway Park as dozens of top chefs served fine food and drinks from concession stands in a project intended to raise money for those killed and wounded in the twin explosions.