Culinary News

Culinary News

Culinary news from around the world. News about chefs and people who love good food.
Italy Allows Food Theft if you're Homeless and Hungry
Italy Allows Food Theft if you're Homeless and Hungry
11 May
Italy's Supreme Court has ruled that it will not hold homeless and hungry people responsible if they steal small amounts of food from stores in the country.
Latvia Bans the Sale of Energy Drinks to Kids
Latvia Bans the Sale of Energy Drinks to Kids
02 Feb.
Starting June 1, 2016, Latvia will be prohibiting the sale of energy drinks to kids under 18 years of age. This decision was made by the country's last ...
The Typical School Lunch in 10 Countries Around the World
The Typical School Lunch in 10 Countries Around the World
25 Sept.
France - lunch for students in the country consists of beef steak, a piece of cheese, carrot salad, green beans and fruit. South Korea - students usually ...
Oddities in Dining Etiquette Around the World
Oddities in Dining Etiquette Around the World
23 Sept.
Cut your potatoes with a fork - this is the accepted norm in Germany. According to Germans, who are world famous for their precision, the knife is actually ...
New Fad: Making Oil from Cockroaches and Worms
New Fad: Making Oil from Cockroaches and Worms
07 Sept.
For years scientists have been looking for a solution to world hunger. And through their process of searching they've been sporadically offering all kinds ...
Five Foods That Will Turn you Into a Genius
Five Foods That Will Turn you Into a Genius
10 July
It turns out that the foods we eat are the key to a clearer mind, better memory and as a result of this - success. The functioning of the brain, one of the ...
Today is International Popcorn Day
Today is International Popcorn Day
19 Jan.
One of the most beloved culinary snacks for the majority of people, popcorn, commemorates its international holiday today. For centuries, the corn ...
Tomato Skins to Replace Synthetics in Cans
Tomato Skins to Replace Synthetics in Cans
11 Nov.
Until recently, the remnants from the tomato canning process, in the form of tons upon tons of tomato skins, were thrown out. However, scientists have ...
Coca-Cola and Pepsi Reduce the Amount of Sugar in Their Sodas
Coca-Cola and Pepsi Reduce the Amount of Sugar in Their Sodas
17 Oct.
Coca-Cola and Pepsi have come to a unanimous decision that the amount of sugar in their products needs to be limited. For now this change will only apply to ...
Record! Swiss Man Grows a One-Ton Pumpkin
Record! Swiss Man Grows a One-Ton Pumpkin
09 Oct.
Beni Meier is the farmer who grew the gigantic record-breaking pumpkin. The Swiss man is a renowned expert when it comes to growing large pumpkins, which ...