Monday, May 29, 2017

Food & Drink

A Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino drink sits on display, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

NEW YORK (AP) — A Brooklyn cafe that created a “Unicorn Latte” is accusing Starbucks of “overshadowing” its health-conscious drink with the sugary Unicorn Frappuccino in a new lawsuit. The ...
A sign against large beer companies is placed on the bar near bottles of Wicked Weed beer at Brawley's Beverage in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

BY JONATHAN DREW RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Within hours of announcing its sale to the maker of Budweiser, North Carolina’s beloved Wicked Weed beer lost its voting rights in a ...
In this March 7, 2017, file photo, a freshly cut wheel of swiss cheese sits at the U.S. Championship Cheese Contest in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger, File)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The plan was too “gouda” to fail. The Wisconsin Legislature agreed Tuesday to make cheese the official dairy product of the dairy-obsessed state, which produces more ...
In this Sept. 12, 2012 file photo, items on the breakfast menu, including the calories, are posted at a McDonald's restaurant in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

BY MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers hoping to consistently find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again. New government ...
This photo provided by Starbucks shows the company's “Unicorn Frappuccino." Starbucks says its newest beverage not only changes colors with a stir of the straw, but flavors as well. The Seattle chain says its “Unicorn Frappuccino” starts as a purple drink with blue swirls that tastes sweet and fruity, before changing to pink with a tangy and tart taste with a stir of the straw. The company says the drink is available for a limited time while supplies last, from April 19 to April 23, 2017, in the United States, Canada and Mexico. (Starbucks via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is calling a limited-time beverage that changes colors and flavors with a stir of the straw a “Unicorn Frappuccino.” The chain says the drink was ...
In this Friday, Sept. 29, 2006 file photo, H. Kenneth Woods, chef and owner of Sylvia's restaurant, cooks southern fried chicken using a soy bean oil that doesn't contain trans fats in New York's Harlem neighborhood. (AP Photo/Dima Gavrysh)

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Local bans on artery-clogging trans fats in restaurant foods led to fewer heart attacks and strokes in several New York counties, a new study ...
kunjani coffee shop

By Marve Ann Alaimo, mysweetnsavorylife@gmail.com Stephanie Bunnett may be living in Naples now, but thoughts of her native Zimbabwe are never far away.  Nearly ten years ago, Bunnett came to ...
This Friday, March 21, 2014, file photo, shows a Wendy's restaurant in Providence, Rhode Island. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A teen’s Twitter stunt to win a year of free chicken nuggets from Wendy’s might become the platform’s most retweeted post of all time. Carter Wilkinson ...
lamoraga entrance

The original idea for this restaurant came from a group of restaurants in Spain with the same namesake. Although this being the first Lamorga in the United States, it stays ...
jimmy p's burgers and more

Impatient for the real Philly Cheesesteak? Locals now have the closest thing to the real deal at Jimmy P’s Burgers & More on 1201 Piper Boulevard in Naples. Even though ...
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