Category: Food & Drink
At first glance, olive oil, a staple product found in many kitchens, seems to be a simple and well known item. After all, it has been around for thousands of years and its benefits have been touted by generations of farmers and companies big and small. Recently, however, the bland business of olive oil has taken on a new shine. Scientific analysis is confirming centuries of experience and explaining why olive oil, and especially extra virgin olive oil is so good for the human body.
Foodborne illnesses are a major problem in the United States. Each year in the U.S. 76 million get sick from some type of foodborne illness. So it’s important that we have a way to rate restaurants so that customers know where to go and where to avoid according to how sanitary the restaurant is. Check out the infographic below from LetterGradeConsultants to learn about the letter grade system, specifically in NYC.
For the new wine enthusiast, the complexities of wine storage can be a bit baffling. Which wines are worth saving in the cellar, and which ones should you drink right away to enjoy their best flavors? Enjoy your favorite wines at the peak of flavor by following these guidelines from NewAir.com for wine storage.
Juicing has become a major trend and more and more people are buying juice extractors to make their own juice for healthy benefits. This infographic from Hamilton Beach has some basic information about juicing and just how many people are into this trend.
There’s almost nothing like good sushi. Sushi’s fascinating history is only rivaled by its delicious taste! Learn more about sushi’s evolution as well as some of today’s most popular rolls with this infographic from Mizuumi Buffet.
This infographic from Ankin Law takes a look at the the dangers that come with working in the food industry. From razor-sharp knives to 700 degree ovens, your favorite restaurant is more dangerous than you might think.
These days we live in a world full of tempting, tasty food everywhere we turn. New research from Weight Watchers reveals that it’s this overloaded food environment that causes us to overeat– it’s not just about lack of willpower! From browsing for breakfast cereals in our kitchen cupboards to grabbing a coffee on the go or piling on the pasta at dinner, we make an average of 200 food decisions every day. Around 90% of these decisions are unconscious – we don’t even notice them.
The gluten-free diet – aka the diet of celiac disease sufferers, the gluten intolerant and those with wheat or gluten allergies – is based on avoiding foods with gluten, including wheat, barley, spelt, rye and for some, oats. If you’ve been looking for the quick go-to guide on gluten-free living, this infographic from Taste Guru is your holy grail.
Well.org has created this infographic from several recent health articles and authoritative sources to help you eat healthier. There are plenty of reasons to eat organic foods and people seem to be catching on. Organic foods are the fastest growing and most profitable segment of American agriculture. This infographic includes some of the unhealthiest conventional foods, many of which may shock you.
Head over to Boston if you’re looking for a drink. As one of the drunkest cities, you’ll be sure to have a good time. Learn about some of the most interesting facts about alcohol, like the most expensive bar bill and top imported beers, with this infographic brought to you by Merwins Liquors.
Just in time for Christmas, Barker and Stonehouse has put together the following infographic which includes some weird and wonderful facts about Christmas dinners’ throughout the ages.
Philadelphia has become a foodie hot spot in recent years. Check out this Philly Food Guide from EZmini.com to learn about some of the top restaurants to eat at when in Philly. It offers hand-picked suggestions on what to order, and what is special at each restaurant or food truck.
A hog roast is the ideal opportunity to enjoy a delicious meal in the company of your family and friends. But, have you ever wondered what part of the Pig you’re eating? Or do you want to sharpen up your Hog knowledge? Look no further. In the following infographic by Big Roast, gather all the info you need on one of the world’s favorite animals (food).
With around 44 million cupcakes consumed in the UK last year, MoneySupermarket takes a look at this iconic little dessert and the reasons behind its phenomenal popularity. The huge range of different cupcakes available means that there’s one to suit every taste and every budget.