Europe

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
hangover cures

24 Easy Hangover Cures from Our Favorite Chefs from Across the Pond

Salt beef sandwiches? Spicy chicken wings? A really good roast? We’ve got it all.
Munchies Staff
12.27.17
Norway

Arctic Circle Gonads Got Me High

Also known as "crow's balls" by locals in Northern Norway, these urchins are hand picked in the deep, frigid waters off the coast of a small town called Bodø.
Esben Holmboe Bang
9.20.17
Greece

Greece Called—It Wants Its Greek Yogurt Back

Think of it as the Champagne of yogurts.
Nick Rose
8.16.17
Fast Food Week

We Tried All of the McDonald's Specialty Menu Items Around the World

Behold all of the unique McDonald's menu items you can order across this gigantic universe known as Earth.
Munchies Staff
7.27.17
Belgium

Belgium's Infamous Candy War Is a Series of Increasingly Ridiculous Events

The battle between two candymen has included fist fights, snowball fights, and legal action.
Stefanie Staelens
7.15.17
Europe

Scotland Just Fueled a Car with Whisky, Because of Course

At least we'll know who to thank when we can say "No, Officer, I'm not drinking—but my car is."
Jelisa Castrodale
7.8.17
Restaurants

Inside the Turbulent Life of a Famous Restaurant Critic

Attempted bribery, chefs with anger management issues, and difficulty staying anonymous.
Iris Bouwmeester
7.1.17
Europe

When Food Fights End in Disaster

It’s all fun and games until someone ends up in the hospital with melted cheese in their ear.
Emma van den Berg
6.17.17
McDonald's

New McDonald's Ad Compares Its Workers to Soldiers

In the U.S., this ad would be considered ridiculous at best, tone deaf at worst.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.11.17
meat

Meat Producers Are Concerned Vegan Bacon Is Deceiving Consumers

The meat industry is lobbying to change fake-meat labels, but "vegetarian textured soy breakfast strips" doesn't have quite the same ring.
Gigen Mammoser
6.4.17
italy

'Made in Italy' Label Fails When Italians Argue Over Meaning of 'Italian'

How Italian is Italian enough?
Jelisa Castrodale
6.3.17