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In Japan, People Get Drunk on Sake Jelly

For many Americans, Jell-O brings back feelings of childhood nostalgia. But in Japan, the love for gelatin desserts stretches well into adulthood. One classic, beloved and ubiquitous sweet in Japan is coffee jelly. Think, a simple concoction of coffee, gelatin and sugar, usually served cubed and …

Man Used McChicken Sandwich as a Weapon 'Because He Doesn't Like Them'

This week in McCrime: A 21-year-old man was arrested last night in Des Moines after he threw a McChicken sandwich at his pregnant wife. Police confirmed to the <i>Des Moines Register</i> that Marvin Tramaine Hill II said he used the sandwich "because he doesn't like them." He was jailed for domestic simple …

McDonald's Customer Chokes Cashier Over Order Mix-Up

One McDonald's customer in Georgia was definitely not lovin' it when he was overcharged for his meal last week. According to WALB, Willis Mann "lost his cool" after his order was accidentally rung up incorrectly. Instead of pointing out the error, Mann leapt behind the counter "choked the cashier, …

Richie Nakano OUT at Hapa Ramen [UPDATED]

<b>Hapa Ramen</b> chef <b>Richie Nakano</b> is known for his hot takes on Twitter, but even his most ardent banter buddies were left speechless by the news that he'd been <b>fired from the restaurant</b> over the weekend. Nakano told Inside Scoop that tech investor <b>Owen Van Natta</b> (Facebook, Zynga), who'd bought both the …

Why A-listers are flocking to NYC’s most overpriced restaurant

Past the iPad-wielding hostess, down the staircase, past a second hostess — this one backdropped by an electric Cy Twombly — sits a magical, …

An Automatic Jell-O Shot Machine Is Coming To A Bar Near You

The Keurig machine arguably revolutionized the world of instant coffee, and now the Jevo, an appliance that delivers Jell-O shots on demand, may do the same for the world of instant drunken stupor.<p>Jevo can pump out 20 chilled two-ounce Jello-O shots in about 10 minutes. It uses pods similar in …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

The Most Horrifying Fast Food Menu Items Of 2014

According to Chinese zodiac, 2014 is the year of the horse. People born this year are said to be full of personality, enjoy socializing and have a great sense of humor. But, there's nothing funny about the fast food nightmares this year brought. From black hamburgers to chicken corsages, let us …

The 25 Best Restaurants In The World, According To Travelers

It's how you discover that a restaurant in Montreal will give you cigars upon arrival, that a place in Copenhagen will shower you in champagne, or that the best restaurant in Beijing is actually hidden inside a restored Temple.<p>So when TripAdvisor wanted to compile a list of the best restaurants …

Things You Have to Explain to People Who've Never Worked in Kitchens

A healthy restaurant ecosystem has many components: a charming front-of-house team, cunning managers, and a motley crew of underpaid misfits that are actually cooking your food.<p>Unless you've worked in a kitchen, it's hard to understand the chaotic dance of a dinner rush. Coded language, constant …

This Smart Cup Can Identify Any Beverage You Pour Into It

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Vessyl is the smartest cup you didn't know you needed. There's nothing tech people love as much as …

Emotional robot set for sale in Japan next year

TOKYO (AP) — A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says …

Molecular Gastronomy For the Kitchen Technologist

Molecular gastronomy began as a scientific exploration of the chemical and physical processes of cooking, a scientist’s search for “the mechanisms of …

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Restaurant Gives Family a 'Well Behaved Kids' Discount

Here's some feel good receipt news: A Japanese restaurant in <b>Calgary, Canada</b> offered a family a <b>$5 discount</b> for their "<b>well behaved kids</b>." Reddit user "looseONtheGoose" posted an image of the receipt from <b>Carino Japanese Bistro</b> writing that they received the discount after going out for brunch on …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

Spaghetti alla puttanesca ("Streetwalker" Spaghetti)

Spaghetti alla puttanesca (“Streetwalker” Spaghetti)<p>Rating: 5<p>Total Time: 30 minutes<p>Yield: Serves 4-6<p>Ingredients<p>500g (1 lb) spaghetti<br>• 2-3 cloves of …

Honey-Brined Fried Chicken Breasts Recipe

"Is there anything less inspiring than a boneless-skinless chicken breast? How do we turn this culinary snoozer into something worthwhile? Fry …

Stuff-a-burger Press

Rejoice! Now you can easily stuff your burger with your favorite ingredients without making a big mess. If you have tried to stuff burgers before …

Masa Is Still America's Most Expensive Sushi Restaurant

Urasawa is "one of the country's most expensive restaurants," Eater critic Bill Addison wrote in his review of the spendy Beverly Hills sushi bar. He is correct — dinner is currently $395. But Urasawa still falls behind Masa in New York City as America's most expensive raw fish joint.<p>As this nifty …

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What If Bars Sold Subscriptions?

<b>Etched deep in the DNA of trendy bars,</b> pretty much by definition, is a compulsion toward newness. In America, circa 2012, this can mean an unpublished phone number, a hidden entrance, ever more varieties of bitters, an illegal on-site distilling operation, mixology equipment that looks like it was …

The Great Sleeping Bear Is The Most Awesome Sleeping Bag Ever

You will finally have the opportunity to sleep inside a bear with more than one person. Really, we don’t want to explain that statement any further, …

Funky Outdoor Fireplace

This wild looking concept is at once a sculptural centerpiece and functional fireplace for your outdoor area. The modern wood-burning design differs …

25 Ways to Use Beets

Jackie Alpers, 2014,Television FoodNetwork, G.P.All Rights Reserved<p>Beets somehow perfectly manage to transition from winter to spring, seeming just …

How to Make Bakery-Style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a reason to get</i> …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Bacon + Brie Potato Tart

Leave it to the French to make a giant cheese and bacon hash brown sophisticated, but that's exactly what's going on with this tres chic tart. The grated potato crisps up beautifully, the brie adds a bit of richness, the bacon adds... bacon, and the mesclun green salad cuts through the whole thing …