Munchies International

WTF

This Egg Stick Thing Is Giving Me an Existential Crisis

Whomst would invent such a thing? And so many other questions.
Katinka Oppeck
1.31.19
Fast Food

We Tried the Spicy, Pork-Filled Menu of Bangkok's First Taco Bell

Don't worry: The cutesy text on the Fire sauce packets is still there, just in Thai.
Laurel Tuohy
1.25.19
Restaurant Confessionals

How to Bartend When Your City Is Run by the Mob

I’d always joke to coworkers whenever a fight started, “Oh good! There’s wrestling on TV tonight.”
Dario D’Avino
1.17.19
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
wine

Dutch Wine Doesn't Suck Any More, Thanks to Global Warming

The Earth is dying, but at least the booze is good?
Cesar Majorana
David Engel
12.14.18
Natural High

I Tried to Get High at a 'Cacao Dance'

The power of cacao doesn’t flow through everyone.
Katinka Oppeck
10.9.18
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
Street Food

What It Takes to Feed 900,000 Sweaty Ravers

"Some take drugs, others get heat stroke, but all of them have to eat."
Katinka Oppeck
8.20.18
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