A Poutinerie In Putin Country!

Classic Poutine - Detail - © Wendy's Canada

That’s right. All jokes about Russian President Vladimir Poutin being one letter away from a dose of Gravy and Cheese Curds aside, two Moscow chefs have been bringing the joys of a Canadian culinary tradition to their countrymen for a year now, and have almost perfected the recipe…

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UPDATE: Meat-Eaters vs. Vegetarians

New Animal Crackers Box - Detail - © 2018 Nabisco

What a wild week it was last week in the ongoing ‘war’ between Meat Lovers and Vegetarians. We humbly present a couple of stories that the reader may find either ridiculous or incredible – depending on where you stand on animal rights and the dietary benefits of vegetable-sourced protein…

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Fast Food Week!

Papa John Schnatter - © David Harpe - Courier Journal

That was one fast week, that just went by! But it wasn’t short on news from the Fast Food universe. Wendy’s and DQ are bringing back seasonal favourites to usher-in Fall, Pepsico is buying out a major competitor, and those 48-Nugget McBuckets you may have heard about – aren’t coming…

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Coconut Oil Not So Healthy

Coconut Oil 2 - © paleogrubs.com

Coconut Oil has been riding a wave of popularity for cooking among foodies for the past couple of years. The conventional wisdom is, it’s healthier than other cooking Fats. But the fact is, it contains far more Saturated Fat than Butter or other popular ‘heavy’ Fats, and its ill effects could be lethal…

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‘Crunch Box’ Sets Net A-Twitter

Crunch Box Special - Small - © 2018 McCaffery

A Fish and Chips shop in Greenock, Scotland, has set off a Twitter controversy with the disclosure on the message-sharing service that it’s offering what may be the ultimate take-away binge box. While offering great value for the money, it also offers what some call dietary horrors…

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