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Chia Seed

Chia Seed Pudding Recipe: 2013’s Hottest Health Food Done Right

Chia Seed Pudding Recipe: 2013’s hottest health food gets an easy-to-remember ratio that’ll change your life as you know it. Read more

Lyndens

Candy Cigarettes Fine For Lynden's Soda Shop?

Lynden's Soda Shop, a vintage-style ice cream parlor in St. Paul, Minn., is facing a $500 fine for selling candy cigarettes. Facebook fans calling out city officials for a law many see as ridiculous. Read more

McRib

McRib Sandwich Release Date Dec. 17; Why Does ‘Restructured Meat Technology’ Taste So Good?

The McRib is coming! The McRib is coming! 70 ingredients, 48 grams of fat and all the negative karma you can get from eating the leftover trimmings of tortured pigs. Lovin' it? Read more

Slaughterhouse

U.S. Meat Trade Should Not Count On China, Russia

(Reuters) - U.S. meat companies have banked on exports to China and Russia for growth for two decades, but political tensions and efforts in those countries to boost domestic production may cap that revenue source. Read more

Pepsi Chicken Chips

Pepsi Chicken Chips Only Available In China - Bummer [VIDEO]

Chinese chip connoisseurs are being treated to a special new flavor from Lay's: Pepsi chicken chips. Read more

Philippines

Isolated Philippine Typhoon Victims Running Out Of Food

(Reuters) - Isolated communities in the Philippines including hill tribes are facing hunger a week after a typhoon struck, and with roads blocked, supplies will have to be dropped by air, authorities said on Tuesday. Read more

Beyonce Pepsi Can

Beyoncé $50 Million Deal: Pepsi Put A Check On It! [VIDEO]

Pop superstar Beyonce just signed a deal with Pepsi as part of a $50 million promotional campaign. What kind of sat power can the pop superstar bring to the soda pop supercompany? Read more

Coffee Cherries

Elephant Coffee $50 A Cup: Does ‘Black Ivory’ Make Top 5 Most Expensive List?

Elephant coffee for $50 a cup? Shocking, yes, but wait till you hear where it comes from ... Read more

Global Grain Reserves Tighten Even As Food Prices Fall

* FAO food price index falls 3 points to 211 points in Nov * FAO trims cereals output forecast for 2012, sees tight stock levels * Price volatility set to continue-FAO senior economist (Adds senior economist quotes, detail, background) Read more

Organic foods finding a niche, but that's all

(Reuters) - The wave of organic packaged foods may have crested at mainstream retailers. Read more

Drinks Companies Gear Up For Recovery

(Reuters) - The world's biggest spirits groups such as Britain's Diageo Plc (DGE.L) and U.S.-based Fortune Brands Inc FO.N are ramping up spending ahead of an anticipated pick-up in global demand. Read more

ConAgra Buying Ralcorp In $5 Billion Bet On Store Brands

(Reuters) - Long-time suitor ConAgra Foods Inc finally sealed a deal to buy private-label foods maker Ralcorp Holdings Inc for $5 billion, to tap into the booming business for packaged food that stores sell under their own brands. Read more

UPDATE 1-Flowers Foods extends loans as Hostess sale looms

Flowers Foods Inc said on Monday it has amended and extended its $500 million loan facility, giving it greater financial flexibility just as its bankrupt rival Hostess Brands Inc entertains bidders for its brands. Read more

Hostess is no more.

Hostess Brands Bankruptcy: Top 5 Foods That Will Be Missed … And Their Retro Commercials!

Hostess is filing for bankruptcy but some iconic brands, like Twinkies and Wonder Bread, will find a second home. For others the future is uncertain. We pay tribute to the snacks (and commercials) that made childhood awesome! Read more

Drinks companies gear up for recovery

The world's biggest spirits groups such as Britain's Diageo Plc (DGE.L) and U.S.-based Fortune Brands Inc FO.N are ramping up spending ahead of an anticipated pick-up in global demand. Read more

French food makers decry palm oil tax proposal

French food makers on Thursday denounced a proposed fourfold tax increase on palm oil in food, saying that if it was damaging to health it should be banned, not taxed. Read more

Dressed Up

Kickstarters For Food: How New 'Dressed Up' Salad Dressing Takes The 'Die' Out Of 'Diet'

For today's Kickstarters for Food, we're looking at Dressed Up, an awesome salad dressing start-up. Read more

Ampersand

Kickstarters for Food: New 'Ampersand the Conery' Focuses On The Cones, Not The Cream

See why 'Ampersand the Conery' won't have you eating ice cream out of a cup ever again. Read more

Lady Long Arm

Kickstarters for Food: How You Can Help Lady Long Arm Build a Cheese Cave

Batman may have a bat cave, but Lady Long Arm has a cheese cave. Read more

Robertas

See How You Can Buy Some of New York City's Best Pizza Slices for $1 This Wednesday!

This Wednesday, some of New York City's best pizzerias are offering up their standard slices of perfect, greasy pizza for a dollar a piece. Read more