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Quiz: Weed Or Smoothie?

Can you tell blended fruit drink from giant nug?
Apr 18, 2013 4:21 pm

It's almost April 20th, The most enthusiastically hungry day of the year! Here's a fun game we can all enjoy: weed or smoothie?

5 Food Celebrities' Children's Books That Didn't Make It

Giada's kids' book idea might be a winner! Or not.
Mar 22, 2013 1:02 pm

Food Network's Giada de Laurentiis is releasing a the first in a series of children's books this fall. Not to be outdone, several other celebrity chefs want in on the deal and have pitched their visions for imposing upon impressionable young future customers. Sadly, none of them have made it past desks of those ever-draconian children's book editors. It makes no sense — these ideas are great! Check out of a few of the rejects. 

Caption Contest Winners: Test Kitchen Sea Bass

Two fish with seriously big mouths. Thanks, folks.
Mar 13, 2013 11:01 am

Looks like everyone likes a good old-fashioned caption contest! We kind of already knew that, but the response to Monday's fishtastic Test Kitchen Instagram was kind of ridiculous! Ninety-six captions, and only one winner of a surprise editors' choice cookbook. Here are a few of the better ones, plus the winner.

10 Classic Fictional Movie Eateries For Oscars Weekend

Gallery: Restaurants that exist only on screen
Feb 22, 2013 5:04 pm

Try all you want. Search Yelp, Open Table, Zagat…you won’t find them. They exist to serve a story, a scene, an actor. Their intangibility, however, doesn’t make them any less appetizing. In honor of the Oscars this Sunday night, let’s count down our favorite classic fictional movie eateries.

 

10 Of Our Favorite Movie Food Fights

Get ready to get dirty in this food fight countdown
Feb 19, 2013 12:01 pm
Food fight scene from Blazing Saddles

In the days leading up to the Academy Awards, we'll revisit some of our favorite food-in-the-movies moments, starting with 10 of our favorite movie food fights. 

How Would You Destroy A Klondike Bar?

Klondike's "Flavor Chamber" spells ice cream doom
Aug 8, 2012 5:01 pm

So here's what I'm doing with my time: pummeling virtual Klondike Choco-Tacos with kittens to sci-fi drama music. Finish everything you have to do today before entering the Flavor Chamber, I take no responsibility for lack of productivity. Especially my own.

10 Made-Up Food And Drink-Related Holidays We'd Like To See

Try out these fake food holidays for way more fun
Jun 27, 2012 9:01 am

All due respect to the food historians who synced up the birthday of the dude who invented peanut butter and blocked off January 24th to honor it, I've come up with 10 food holidays I'd actually love to celebrate.

Watch Michael Cera And Reggie Watts Sing About Pies

Who doesn't love a good pie ballad?
May 31, 2012 10:29 am

Reggie Watts and Michael Cera sing about friends and pies. Video after the jump.

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