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Food Truck Uses Sensory Trickery So You Can Enjoy Endangered Eats

A new GhostFood truck travelling the northeast in October will offer you the experience of eating some wonderful, albeit endangered, delicacies. That’s right: the experience. You won’t actually get to eat the food, but if the proprietors’ trickery works, your brain — and your tastebuds — won’t know the difference.


Save This Cheeseburger Wrapping Paper For Your Juiciest Gifts

Extravagant? Maybe. But embracing this mouth-wateringly wonderful cheeseburger wrapping paper might actually save you in the long run. I mean, when you wrap and stack six gifts to look like a Royale with cheese, well, who cares what’s in the boxes?


I've Been Waiting All My Life For This Kind Of Advancement In Pancake Plate Technology

Pancakes! We love them. Pancakes with syrup! We love them even more. But sometimes, pouring syrup on top of your hot cakes just isn’t enough. You want to be able to conveniently dip ‘em too. This plate, created by designer Jon Wye, is the perfect plate for pancakes: they have a slope and bank to store the syrup.


The Science Behind Beer Batter's Finger-Licking Perfection

Why is beer batter just so good? Fish and chips fans take note: the secret is in the carbon dioxide. The gas makes the final product lighter, crisper and faster to cook. Oh, and delicious. Don’t forget delicious. [Scientific American]


What Perfect Union Do I Spy Through The Misty Freezer Door?

Pizza and cookie dough, joined together in the same orgasmic culinary sensation-causing freezable box at last! What technological advances DiGiorno made in ensuring the pepperoni doesn’t spoil the chocolate chips, I’ll never know.


Watch These Tiny Pies Get Catapulted At Tiny Insects

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DIY Steve Jobs Cheese Head

Hellooooo, creepy! Not only did someone go through the trouble of carving a giant Steve Jobs head out of mozzarella cheese, they’ve also given detailed instructions on how to make your very own. In three varieties, no less!


Tefal Actifry Review: Frying Without Oil

The Tefal Actifry promises to fry your favourite foods using just 1 tbsp of oil. Being an avid fan of deep fried miracles including chicken wings, onion rings and french fries, I just had to try it out.


Cooking Without A Sense Of Taste

When Grant Achatz of Alinea lost his sense of taste to chemotherapy, he relied on his comrades to taste for him. And was inspired by scents like those provided by his volcano vaporiser. Read his story. [The Atlantic]


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