Food and Drink

Little-known fast food facts

Did you know you can order a quesadilla-burrito hybrid at Chipotle? Or not all footlong subs are 12 inches (30cm)? There's more than meets the eye to your favourite fast food restaurants. From secret menu items to royal owners, here are amazing facts that will make your jaw drop.

I made 3 celebrity chefs' recipes for banana bread, and the best has toasted oats

I followed recipes from famous chefs Ree Drummond, Alton Brown, and Curtis Stone to see which one has the best banana bread.

50 Stress-Free Game Day Snacks that Can't Be Beat

These are so easy, they practically make themselves!

Restaurant manager’s secret note helps rescue boy from serious harm

When Flavaine Carvalho, a manager at Mrs. Potato Restaurant in Florida, spotted an 11-year-old boy with bruises on his face and sitting “sad and quiet in the corner” with his family, she decided to act. She secretly showed him a note asking if he needed help, and that eventually led to the arrest of the boy’s allegedly abusive stepfather. NBC’s Sam Brock reports for Weekend TODAY.

Ham Hocks Add Incredible Flavor to Some of Our Family-Favorite Recipes

While different from the ham bone, you can use the hocks in much the same way.

23 Low-Carb, High-Protein Dinners in 30 Minutes

Bananas are radioactive and other food facts that will surprise you

It's often said that fact is stranger than fiction and that certainly applies to some of the weird and wonderful things you’ll find out about food and eating when you dig a little deeper. Indeed, some diet-related facts seem so strange you’ll wonder if they’re true. Here are 79 fact-checked food nuggets that will entertain and surprise you, compiled by loveFOOD's nutritionist Angela Dowden.

20 healthy ways to burn fat

Weight management can be tough. When you’re trying to lose unhealthy fat, there’s a lot of misinformation you will come across. Diet trends and fads are often unfounded and, in some cases, dangerous to your wellness. So, where should you start? Putting your health first is a must. Let’s take a look at some expert-backed ways to burn fat healthily.

Slim Jim Has a New Beef Stick That Tastes Like a SONIC Chili Cheese Coney

What is this sorcery?! 🌭

The best hole-in-the-wall diner in each state

The Best Diner in Every State

Airlines are enacting security measures even stricter than post-9/11 on flights to Washington, DC as violent extremism threatens Biden's inauguration

One airline will not allow passengers to leave their seats for an hour after departure from Washington, DC, and limit ticket sales to the capital.

Best beers from every state

Stacker takes a look at the best beers from each of the 50 states and Washington D.C. with the help of BeerAdvocate. From hops to citrus, malts and pale ales, whatever beer you’re looking for can be found somewhere in the U.S.

I spent my day eating White Castle's entire breakfast menu for $20, and the best thing was a total surprise

For about $20 total, I tried all nine items on the popular fast-food chain's breakfast menu in one sitting and ranked them from worst to best.

32 Cult Favorite Items From Costco

Like an eight-foot-tall teddy bear, for one.

All the big pandemic bankruptcies to date

Pandemic Bankruptcies So Far

12 Exotic Dishes to Get You Out of Your Brunch Rut

From Cambodian kuy teav to Russian oladi, take your senses on a culinary tour with a dozen classic brunch dishes from all over the globe.

Dieting Habits That Are Shortening Your Life, According to Science

Here are the bad dieting habits you should start to avoid to prevent shortening your life, according to scientific research.

These 55 popular products are still made in the US

Restaurants are buying less food than before the pandemic as they struggle to stay afloat

Restaurants' spending levels dropped last year as operators changed purchasing habits to cope with falling consumer demand during the pandemic.

A waitress at an Orlando restaurant used a secret sign to help rescue a boy suspected of abuse after noticing his parents weren't giving him any food

Flavaine Carvalho made a sign that read "do you need help?" after noticing a large scratch on the 11-year-old boy's forehead in a Florida restaurant.

Nestle recalls more than 760,000 pounds of Hot Pockets because they might contain bits of plastic and glass

Four people contacted Nestlé when they found "extraneous material" in their Hot Pockets, the USDA said.

The biggest deals to shop this weekend

Deals aren't limited to Black Friday and right after Christmas. Check out these bargains on everything from winter clothes to fine wine.

The most popular cocktail in each of the United States (plus D.C.)

The most popular cocktail in each of the United States (plus D.C.)

Hot Pockets recall: Nestle recalls nearly 763,000 pounds of frozen food for possible glass, plastic contamination

Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling about 762,615 pounds of Hot Pockets Pepperoni Pizza because they "may be contaminated with extraneous materials."

Superstore's Lauren Ash Shares Her Enchilada Sauce Recipe

The Superstore star dishes on how she fell in love with cooking during quarantine and shares her family's signature enchilada sauce recipe. The post Why I Cook, with Superstore’s Lauren Ash appeared first on Taste of Home.

One Alcoholic Drink a Day Can Lead To This Serious Condition, Researchers Say

According to a new study, consuming a moderate amount of alcohol is linked to an increased risk of atrial fibrillation, otherwise knowns as AFib.

You won't miss meat with these inspired vegetarian recipes

Are you looking for more vegetarian inspiration or perhaps you want to reduce your meat and fish intake? Our collection of 50 veggie recipes has something for everyone, whether you need a super-speedy midweek supper, an easy vegan meal or something special.

Things every retiree should toss in 2021

Things Retirees Don't Need

Server saves 11-year-old boy after noticing family refused him food at restaurant

The quick-thinking server also spotted bruises on the child's face and wrists.

'I Lost 123 Pounds In 18 Months By Joining WW And Walking Just 5 Days A Week'

"You can eat everything."

Ugly Side Effects of Drinking Too Much Coffee, According to Science

While having a little caffeine can cause a lower risk of death according to the AARP, drinking too much coffee can have negative side effects.

A Beloved Syrian Dessert & the Inheritance of Loss

Good food is worth a thousand words—sometimes more. In My Family Recipe, a writer shares the story of a single dish that's meaningful to them and their loved ones. Back in early February, before the world as we knew it changed, I hosted 20 people at my home in Chicago. Crowding around a dining table packed to the edges with my favorite Syrian Jewish dishes, we ate and talked about the Syrian war. It was a benefit luncheon I was hosting to raise...

Simple recipe ideas for shrimp

We love prawns because they’re so versatile. They can be cooked in many ways – barbecued, baked, poached or stir-fried – and added to different cuisines. From Thai curry and tacos to linguine and laksa, these are our best prawn recipes.

Five-ingredient dinners that save time and money

From pies to salads, Italian to Asian, these recipes are super simple and very tasty...

Foods you can and can't keep beyond their expiration date

You’re making a coffee and get a full carton of milk out of the fridge only to realize it’s past its expiration date. Do you risk it? It is a whole carton. What should you do? Here we explain what food and drink you should always throw out after its expiration and those it's perfectly fine to still eat.

5 Simple Spice Upgrades To Add Even More Flavor to Every Meal

Time to spice up your life.

Kitchen cleaning tips that don't involve elbow grease

From tips handed down through the generations to new secrets dreamt up by online influencers, these cleaning hacks will transform your kitchen.

America's best hole-in-the-wall fried chicken spots

Hole-in-the-Wall Chicken Joints

The Viral Pan That Replaces 8 Kitchen Tools Now Comes in a Limited-Edition Red Shade

Your kitchen NEEDS this pan!

You Can Now Get a Retro-Style Pepsi Mini Fridge for $34

It'll keep your favorite soda icy-cold.

These frozen foods really taste as good as fresh

From the obvious vegetables that fill almost every freezer aisle to other more unusual options, these are the frozen marvels that you should always keep at hand.

DIY RVs and vans you have to see to believe

Unbelievable RVs and Vans

5 Changes You'll See When Dining Out in 2021, According to Experts

Rather than reverting back to the pre-pandemic normal, restaurants are going to continue to change, finding new ways to offer COVID-safe dining experiences.

25 things we may lose by 2050

Staggeringly expensive foods from around the world

These foods have come a long way from their humble beginnings. Many of them were once so cheap, they had to be given away. We explain how their fortunes changed and look at how some of today’s cheaper foods are set to become a lot more costly.

18 Chicago cops caught 'lounging' in a congressman's office during the George Floyd protests have been disciplined

17 out of the 18 Chicago officers who were caught lounging in a congressman's office during civil unrest were suspended while 1 was reprimanded.

This New Food Brand Is Making a Healthy Instant Ramen

New food startup Immi is shaking up the soup game with a healthy instant ramen. The high-protein, plant-based, low-sodium ramen comes in 3 flavors.

Trader Joe's Most Popular Item Is This $2 Sweet Chili Sauce

It's the top purchase in 13 different states!

22 Baked Chicken Recipes for Sunday Dinner

Waffle Crisp Cereal Is Finally Back, So Get Ready To Binge Your Favorite Saturday Morning Cartoons In Style

2021 is really shaping up nicely 🤤