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According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans throw away 40 percent of food in the U.S., the equivalent of $165 billion in uneaten food each year.

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cultured meat meatball Cultured Meat: Will It Have A Place On Your Menu?

A company in San Francisco wants you to eat meat without having to slaughter animals, and is already growing real meat—cultured meat—in small quantities using cells from cows, pigs, and chickens. But will it appeal to everyone? Will it satisfy the plant-based lifestyle choice of vegans?

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One prize of a gift certificate to Caskers for the value of one bottle of Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 15 Year Old Bourbon. Single entry.

Value: $149.   Expires: June 9, 2016
Lindt Excellence Discover A World Of Flavour 2016 Lindt Excellence Discover A World Of Flavour 2016

Ten prizes of Lindt chocolate for a year. Single entry.

Value: $1,000.   Expires: June 9, 2016
Jenn-Air Kitchen Sweepstakes Jenn-Air Kitchen Sweepstakes

Win a suite of Jenn-Air appliances to be selected by the winner.

Value: $26,000.   Expires: April 15, 2016
Cheese – As Good For You As It Is Good

Cheese: A whole spectrum of flavors, and it’s good for you too. (cc) Jessica Spengler If names like Emmental, Roquefort, Monterey Jack, Brie, and of course Cheddar get your mouth watering, you’re obviously a cheese lover. (On the other hand, if names like Dorset Blue Vinney, Czechoslovakian sheep’s milk cheese, Venezuelan Beaver Cheese, and Wensleydale

Putting Edible Insects On The Menu

Mealworms: High in protein, cheap to produce, and oh, so tasty! (cc) Wageningen University Imagine sinking your teeth into a big, juicy burger. Or maybe slicing into a tender steak. Or dipping your spoon into a steaming bowl of spicy chili. Now imagine that all of those dishes are made, not from beef, but from

Taking A Bite Out Of The Food Waste Problem

Eating right doesn’t meaning over-eating or wasting food. (cc) epSos.de Are you bugged by the rising cost of food? Is there anything you can do? One simple solution: Waste less. According to new research by the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans throw away 40 percent of food in the U.S., the equivalent of $165 billion

Who Controls Your Food?

It looks like food, but is it? If some large corporations get their way, it may end up on your dinner table whether you want it or not. (cc) Peter Blanchard Are you eating genetically modified food? Do you want to? Do you have the right to decide? A bill heading to the U.S. House

Dinner Party Dread

A dinner party can be a lot of fun. But if this scene makes you tremble with fear, you’re not alone. (cc) Elin B @ Nordic Touch If you thought that inviting someone to a dinner party would make their day – think again. New research from Weight Watchers UK reveals that such an invitation

OREO Launches New Twist on Milk’s Favorite Cookie

The TRIPLE DOUBLE OREO cookie combines two layers of OREO creme, one chocolate and one original, with three layers of crunchy, chocolaty OREO cookies. In early May, word of the yet-to-be released TRIPLE DOUBLE OREO cookie reached the Internet and within hours, OREO fans were buzzing throughout social media about this new take on the

Caffeine Addicts Beware

GourmetGiftBaskets.com’s record-breaking cup of coffee. GourmetGiftBaskets.com Caffeine addicts beware: GourmetGiftBaskets.com has broken the Guinness World Record for the Largest Cup of Coffee at Blog World Expo, in Las Vegas Nevada. The record in the making began brewing at 4 a.m. PST October 15 and the last cup was poured in right before 12 p.m. A

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