Sugar

Health

Ban ‘Freakshakes,’ Says Anti-Sugar Campaign Group

No joy allowed in 2018.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.13.18
Drugs

Huge 'Fentanyl' Bust in North Carolina Turns Out to Just Be Sugar

The six kilos of powder had a street value of about $8.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.30.18
maple syrup

How Maple Syrup Played a Surprising Role in the Abolition of Slavery

The pancake topping has a remarkably political history.
Jonathan Beecher Field
6.28.18
not an ad

The Sugar Tax Killed Rubicon and I'm Not OK

The best tropical fruit drink there ever was is now stuffed full of sweeteners.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.5.18
lawsuit

Woman Sues Lollipop Company Because She Didn't Realise They Contain Sugar

Makes sense.
Mayukh Sen
4.18.18
Easter

The Creator of the Cronut Is Back with Marshmallow Emoji Chicks

Dominique Ansel's new highly Instagrammable patisserie creation comes just in time for Easter.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.29.18
Health

Nestlé Creates First Chocolate Bar Using ‘Restructured’ Sugar

The company claims a new scientific technique lets it make chocolate with 30 percent less sugar.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.27.18
Recipe

Green Tomato Jam

This spicy-sweet condiment pairs nicely with cheeses and meats (but we wouldn't think twice about eating it straight from the jar with a spoon).
Justin Ayoub
2.20.18
Breakfast

Pizza Is a Better Breakfast Choice than Most Cereals, Nutritionist Claims

Good news for your hangover.
Mayukh Sen
2.2.18
Soda Addiction

People Explain How Soda Addiction Is Ruining Their Life

"A slight headache signals my need for a soda. It doesn't matter to me if it's warm or cold. And I like all brands. The cheap kinds contain aspartame. I think I'm addicted to that too."
Maarten van Gestel
11.7.17
Health

Study Claiming Sugar Is as Addictive as Cocaine Provokes Controversy

The claim really gives a new meaning to the term 'chocoholic.'
Jelisa Castrodale
8.29.17
Recipe

Salted Peanut Butter Cookies

These peanut butter cookies from our Brooklyn bakery Ovenly are super-simple, but completely addictive.
Agatha Kulaga and Erin Patinkin
8.14.17
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