I moved from the East Coast of the US to Scotland in the UK and one thing I miss from back home is the food. Chunky mashed potatoes, canned cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie all make me nostalgic for the States. There aren’t as many boxed macaroni and cheeses or […]
American food is a hodge-podge of what immigrants brought to the country. But there are also many foods that some may think of as foreign but that were actually invented on American soil. From fortune cookies to spaghetti and meatballs, here are 15 foods you might think are from other […]
Norms Restaurants is an iconic diner chain based in Los Angeles. Norms has been featured in countless movies, TV shows, and even a song by Tom Waits. But it’s also a place where normal people gather. I ate breakfast at the Norms in West Hollywood, which is one of the […]
IHOP and Denny’s serve more or less the same menu: breakfast food. I went to an IHOP and a Denny’s in New York City and ordered the same meal at both: a breakfast platter, an omelette, french toast, and a breakfast specialty. IHOP’s food blew Denny’s offerings out of the […]
In 1989, the French Paradox suggested that France’s regular consumption of red wine was protecting their heart health. But is red wine really good for you? Cardiologist Dr. Nicole Harkin says that’s a common question her patients ask. Antioxidants like resveratrol contribute to red wine’s good reputation, but there’s not […]
One major thing people might notice when travelling to other countries is that the food options are typically significantly different than your home country. This isn’t only true for the menu items at restaurants, but also for the items on the shelves in grocery stores. Below are just a few […]
VIDEO: There is nothing more tempting than a gorgeous burger commercial featuring juicy meat and fresh produce. Commercial producers put in a lot of effort to create that perfect shot that makes viewers hungry. Visual engineer, Steve Giralt, shows the "behind-the-scenes" of creating a visually appealing burger sequence.