Shrimp Har Gao - © via Pintrest

Asian Influence: ‘Dumpling Tuesday’

I’ll admit it. I love Asian food and would eat it five nights a week or more if the rest of my family felt the same. Alas, they don’t. Nevertheless, we have agreed on one thing: Tuesday is ‘Dumpling Night’ at our house, when we celebrate the fun, flavourful tradition known as Dim Sum…

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Small Beer: Barley Shortage Coming?

Barley is a Grain that’s been cultivated pretty much since Grain was first cultivated. It’s a key ingredient in beer, which is enjoyed in some form or other in most parts of the world. But scientists are predicting that Barley yields will be reduced substantially by Global Warming…

Jack-o-Lantern Pizza - © 2018 Papa John's

Fast Food Week!

Here we are again, looking back on the week just past and what’s ahead on the Fast Food scene. The big players are all débuting their Hallowe’en specials, Arby’s is celebrating Hunting Season, Pizza Hut is bringing back its $5 Value Menu and Taco Bell is revisiting it’s Double Chalupa…

Lab Meat - Petrie Dish - © bigthink.com

Humane Chicken Nuggets?

We’ve been hearing a lot about Beef substitutes that have been cultivated in the lab from a few sample cells of the original animal. Now there’s a company that’s working on doing the same thing with Chicken, and it appears their product will be even easier to make and bring to market…

Fat for Life - © Newsweek Magazine

More Online Time = Fatter Kids?

Doctors and other health professionals have long warned that any activity which leads children to spend time sitting rather than doing something active will increase the chance that they’ll become overweight. Now, a new survey has confirmed and quantified that connection in school-age kids…

Olive Garden Nachos - Detail - © Peter Pham - FoodBeast

A Cannabis-eve Munchies Rundown…

Tomorrow, October 17, 2018, history will be made in Canada. Cannabis/Marijuana/Pot/Weed becomes legal for recreational use across the land at one second after midnight tonight. That means thousands upon thousands of aficionados will be stocking up on munchies today…

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