Category: Food

Wisconsin Department of Health warns against eating the ‘cannibal sandwich,’ a traditional holiday dish in the state

Wisconsin residents are being urged by health officials to pass on eating a traditional holiday dish this year to avoid getting sick. A “cannibal sandwich,”...

Drinking red wine and eating cheese could reduce cognitive decline: study shows

Wine and cheese could protect against cognitive decline, according to research lowa State University published in the November 2020 Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease....

MasterChef final is dream come true for Nepal’s Santosh Shah

Getting to finals week of MasterChef: The Professionals is a dream come true for Santosh Shah. The Nepali chef now based in London wowed the judges on his way to making...

Two Big LA Restaurants Close Because of ‘Draconian’ Outdoor Dining Ban

Two longstanding Los Angeles-area restaurants are closing, at least for a while, because of the ongoing ban on outdoor on-site restaurant dining in Southern California....

Beer and crisps used to help tackle climate change

The much-loved combination of beer and crisps is being harnessed for the first time to tackle climate change. Crisps firm Walkers has adopted a technique it says will...

Study finds a good reason to cook beef using sous vide method

The study used a simulated digestion model and found that compared to roasting beef in the oven or cooking it in boiling water, sous vide made the meat’s proteins...

Singapore approves lab-grown ‘chicken’ meat

Singapore has given regulatory approval for the world’s first “clean meat” that does not come from slaughtered animals. Demand for alternatives to regular meat has...

Whole Foods sent some customers a disconcerting email about their turkey

An undetermined number of Thanksgiving chefs who purchased their bird from Whole Foods woke up this morning to a concerning email. A “small number” of fresh...

New ‘green’ Mediterranean diet better for weight loss, study shows

People, especially men, who ate an abundance of plant-based proteins and very little poultry and red meat had more benefits for the cardiovascular system and metabolism...

The one ingredient that shouldn’t be in the chocolate you’re eating

There’s one ingredient to keep on your radar — and out of your chocolate, researchers say: cadmium. Cadmium is a mineral found in the earth’s crust, as...