Thursday, March 30, 2017

Food & Drink

In this Friday, April 10, 2015 photo, Canadian certified organic farm-raised King Salmon filets are placed on a tray in a store in Fairfax, Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Gorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes. Overeating ...
In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a Tyson Foods, Inc., truck is parked at a food warehouse in Little Rock, Arkansas. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of thousands of chickens have been destroyed at a Tennessee chicken farm due to a bird flu outbreak and 30 other farms within a six-mile ...
In this Feb. 19, 2017, photo provided by Paektu Cultural Exchange, a sushi set is displayed on a table at the restaurant of Japanese sushi chef Kenji Fujimoto in Pyongyang, North Korea. (Paektu Cultural Exchange via AP)

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Sushi in Pyongyang? At a restaurant run by a Japanese sushi chef famous for working for North Korea’s late leader Kim Jong Il? Kenji Fujimoto ...
In this Sept. 16, 2014, file photo, Yolanda Gil harvests Merlot wine grapes at the Dineen Vineyards in Zillah, Washington. (Gordon King/Yakima Herald-Republic via AP, file)

BY NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Washington state’s booming wine industry produced a record harvest of wine grapes in 2016 after cooler weather lengthened the growing season, officials ...
This October 2016 photo supplied by Simplot Plant Sciences shows Innate Gen. 2 potatoes surviving in a field infected with late blight disease at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. (Nico Champouret/Simplot Plant Sciences via AP)

BY KEITH RIDLER BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Three types of potatoes genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe ...
This Friday, May 23, 2014, file photo, shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — A Taco Bell treat that has a shell made entirely of fried chicken will vanish from the fast food chain’s menu despite its popularity. Taco Bell ...
In this Monday, April 29, 2013, file photo, Kellogg's brand Strawberry flavored Pop-Tarts are arranged for a photo in Surfside, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Pop-Tarts might not just be for breakfast anymore. Kellogg’s is giving the public a taste of some unique flavor combinations featuring the morning time treat by ...
In this Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, file photo, a Pepsi truck delivers products to vendors at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, Illinois. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

BY CANDICE CHOI NEW YORK (AP) — What do Baked Lay’s potato chips, Simply Tostitos chips and Diet Mountain Dew have in common? They’re all “guilt-free,” according to how PepsiCo ...
wicked dolphin rum distillery

What a display at Wicked Dolphin Distillery. Here, you will rub elbows with the owner, JoAnn Elardo or her hardworking family and staff producing the highest grade of natural Florida ...
cristofs on mcgregor storefront

Girls Gone Brunching kicks off 2017 in celebration of its one-year anniversary in Fort Myers at Cristoff’s on McGregor. A location where it all began just 12 months ago. The ...
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