Munchies International

Food

The 'Cheebab' Is the Vegetarian Kebab For People Who Love Cheese

As far as taste goes, the Cheebab has a combination of cheddar, halloumi, and Raclette vibes.
Katinka Oppeck
1.3.19
Natural High

I Tried to Get High at a 'Cacao Dance'

The power of cacao doesn’t flow through everyone.
Katinka Oppeck
10.10.18
FRANCE

Burgundy's Last Independent Mustard Factory Will Make Your Eyes Water

The Maison Fallot, in the French city of Beaune, is holding on in the face of food industry giants.
Robin Jafflin
10.8.18
WTF

Triathlete Banned from All-You-Can-Eat Sushi Restaurant for Eating Too Much

"This guy eats for five people. That's not normal."
Katinka Oppeck
9.18.18
Festivals

Italy's Most Lit Food Festival Involves Boiling an Entire Sheep

You can eat whatever you want at the Pezzata di Capracotta, as long as it's mutton or lamb.
Giorgio Mininno
9.10.18
WTF

I Tried to Eat Like an Italian Futurist and Learned that Fascism Isn't Delicious

One hundred years ago, an avant-garde group set out to transform meals into performance pieces. Were they any good?
Kristian Ejlebæk Nielsen
9.6.18
wine

24 Moody, Poetic Hours with a French Natural Winemaker

A day in the life of Beaujolais winemaker Sylvère Trichard—from cellar to labeling, vine to table, dawn to dusk.
Céline Maguet
9.4.18
WTF

That Nutella Taster Job Isn't Actually as Awesome as It Sounds

For one, you don't actually get to eat any Nutella.
Katinka Oppeck
8.17.18
WTF

I Made Blood Sausage Using My Own Blood

While the bag slowly filled up with half a liter of my blood, I stared into the distance. What would my mom think if she saw me sitting in my living room like this?
Gwen van der Zwan
7.30.18
LEGEND

We Asked a Hermit What to Eat When You Live in a Swamp Off the Grid

"I’ve learned a lot along the way. I have to have something to occupy my time, you know."
Simon Espholm
7.5.18
grocery stores

People Tell Us How They Got Fired From Their Foodservice Jobs

Some people played Snake on their phones; some people committed felonies.
Simon Espholm
5.10.18
Smoking

I Quit Smoking But My Palate Is Still Trash

Forty days ago, I quit smoking. Ever since, I’ve been waiting for the taste epiphany people have promised.
Elise Renoleau
5.9.18
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