Topics :: Food and Drink

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In Ecuadorean Cave, Meals Offered in Darkness by the Blind

In Ecuadorean Cave, Meals Offered in Darkness by the Blind

By Gonzalo Solano | Nov 9
On the outskirts of Ecuador's capital, young couples and families venture into a pitch-black cave in search of an unlikely experience: A meal in the dark.

Butter Shortage in France Amid Global Demand for Pastries

Butter Shortage in France Amid Global Demand for Pastries

Oct 22
French pastries and butter have become so popular abroad that the increased demand led to a mini shortage of the dairy product in French supermarkets.

Orange Is the New White? Amber Wine Creates Buzz

Orange Is the New White? Amber Wine Creates Buzz

Oct 21
A unique amber-colored wine is creating a buzz in an industry long dominated by shades of red, white and rose. The orange color comes not from citrus fruit, but by fermenting white wine grapes with their skins on before pressing.

Insider Q&A: Hormel Aims New Line at Serving Cancer Patients

Insider Q&A: Hormel Aims New Line at Serving Cancer Patients

By Candice Choi | Aug 1
Hormel sees potential new customers for its shelf-stable foods: Cancer patients.

Ready-to-Cook Meals from Amazon in Bid to Expand Groceries

By Anick Jesdanun | Jul 22
Amazon has begun selling ready-to-cook meal packages for busy households in a bid to expand its groceries business.

Ice Cream Chain Dedicates Flavor to Baby Hippo

Jul 22
A popular baby hippo has expanded her influence to a Cincinnati-based ice cream chain by inspiring its new flavor Chunky Chunky Hippo.

The Castro's Flore Cafe Launches Cannabis Cocktail Menu

By Sari Staver | Jun 17
The Castro's Flore cafe is rolling out its new cannabis cocktail menu and is believed to be the first bar in San Francisco to offer beverages laced with pot.

Savor Sonoma :: Valley Vintners Branch Out

By Jim Gladstone | Jun 4
To most of the world, Napa remains the stronger "name brand" when it comes to California wine geography. Even locally, when Sonoma does have name recognition, there's confusion between the County and the Valley. That's set to change.

Yo Ho Ho! Pennsylvania Aims to Smash U.S. Embargo on Cuban Rum

By Marc Levy | May 3
Pennsylvania's Cuban rum run got its start in a chance meeting last fall in the parking lot in front of the state Capitol.

KFC to Stop Using Chickens Raised with Human Antibiotics

Apr 8
KFC said it plans to stop serving chicken raised with antibiotics important to human health.

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