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May 21st, 2008 · Comments Off

50 ways to use bacon

America’s Unhealthiest Drinks Exposed – VitaminWater has about as many calories as a Guinness*

Neither has anything on this 2,300-calorie liquid monstrosity “slurping up one 32-ounce Heath Shake is the caloric equivalent of eating 12 Krispy Kreme doughnuts, the saturated fat equivalent of scarfing 60 slices of bacon, and will give you the same sugar rush as working your way through 13 Haagen Dazs Vanilla and Almond ice cream bars.” Hurry if you want one, they’re discontinuing it at the end of May.

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Food News

May 6th, 2008 · Comments Off

The National Restaurant Association’s show is in town in a few weeks, but they’re also putting on an International Wine, Spirits & Beer Event.

It’s that time of year again, find a Farmer’s Market near you. Evanston’s opens May 17th.

The New Yorker tells the story of Grant Achatz’s battle to save his tongue.

Secret Found: What Makes Food Look Tasty “This natural molecule, named ghrelin, actually improves perception and memory when it comes to food.”

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