Food and drink

Jacquie Cadorette
September 25, 2019 - 11:55 am
Have you ever taken a sip of your drink expecting it to be one thing and getting another? Imagine taking a bite of wasabi thinking it was avocado – that would surely send your heart racing. That’s exactly what happened to an Israeli woman, hospitalized for “broken heart syndrome” after taking a too...
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September 25, 2019 - 7:35 am
( 102.9 The Wolf ) - The fast food chain that's famous for what you crave after a night of drinking beer is officially working on...its own beer. According to Whiskey Riff , White Castle is planning on bringing beer to 400 restaurants in 13 states. As of right now, the plan is to roll out a kölsch...
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In this Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 file photo, a shop owner reaches into a drink display refrigerator at his convenience store in Kent, Wash. A study on America’s eating habits released on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 shows only slight improvement from 1999 to 2016. While adults cut down a bit on added sugars and ate marginally more whole grains, they still eat too many sweetened foods and unhealthy fats. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
September 24, 2019 - 11:31 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Americans' diets are a little less sweet and a little crunchier but there's still too much sugar, white bread and artery-clogging fat, a study suggests. Overall, the authors estimated there was a modest improvement over 16 years on the government's healthy eating index, from...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 19, 2019 - 1:47 pm
The popular Lay’s potato chip is about to get a whole new look! According to CNN Business, this is the first time in 12 years that the company is changing the logo. Lay’s said the change isn’t going to be drastic, but Lay’s wanted the packaging to feel more “modern and contemporary.” New sleek look...
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Jacquie Cadorette
September 18, 2019 - 3:41 pm
For the first time in a year, Chipotle is adding a new protein to its menu. For a limited time, you can get carne asada on your tacos. According to CNN , the marinated steak dish was rolled out in over 2,000 stores in the United States starting on Tuesday. It’s the newest meat item they’ve added to...
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FILE - In this July 30, 2007, file photo, Air India's stewardesses explain facilities available to First Class travelers in their Boeing 777-200 LR aircraft during a function held to mark its commencement of operations, at the Chattrapati Shivaji International airport in Mumbai, India. Cash-starved Air India is putting its crew on a diet, changing their inflight menu to special low-fat meals. Dhananjay Kumar, the state-run airline's spokesman, said Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, that the objective is to provide healthy and cost-effective meals to crews on domestic and international flights. In 2009, the airline fired 10 air hostesses for being overweight after they failed to get back in shape three years after they were switched to ground crew jobs. (AP Photo/Gautam Singh, File)
September 18, 2019 - 7:55 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — Cash-starved Air India is putting its crew on a diet, changing their inflight menu to special low-fat meals. Dhananjay Kumar, the state-run airline's spokesman, said Wednesday that the objective is to provide healthy and cost-effective meals to crews on domestic and international...
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Johnny Lopez
September 17, 2019 - 8:15 am
Michael Jordan is giving fans a different kind of shot. The Charlotte Hornets owner has jumped into the liquor business by launching an ultra-premium tequila alongside fellow NBA team owners Jeanie Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers, Wes Edens of the Milwaukee Bucks, and Wyc Grousbeck and wife Emilia...
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In this Sept. 10, 2019 photo, a sign advertises in Spanish, "Today, the traditional chile en nogada," at El Sabor, a family-owned restaurant inside the Juarez Market that for decades has been serving up chiles en nogada in the weeks leading up to Mexico's independence celebrations, in Mexico City. Although the 200 peso ($10.50) price tag at El Sabor is half that at high end restaurants, the traditional ingredients and hours of labor that go into making the sweet and salty dish mean it is still the priciest item on their menu, a seasonal treat for fans of the dish. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
September 16, 2019 - 3:59 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first bite of chiles en nogada, a traditional Mexican dish eaten around the country's independence celebrations, sends a shiver. The salty skin of the poblano chile crunches, the pomegranate seeds that dot it explode between your teeth and the flavors combine to dance in the...
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Johnny Lopez
September 12, 2019 - 10:59 am
Wendy’s wants to make you breakfast. For those that may not be aware, the fast-food chain currently only serves breakfast in approximately 300 of its 6000 locations. Wendy's will start serving breakfast across the United States next year. It's a big undertaking for the fast food company, which said...
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Jacquie Cadorette
September 03, 2019 - 1:10 pm
One boy’s strange diet led to him becoming blind, according to a case study. Researchers from the University of Bristol studied a boy with very picky eating tendencies – ones that put him on a diet of just Pringles, white bread, processed ham, and French fries. The unhealthy food choices let to...
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