fast food

  • Cool Recipes

    What is That?

    A few days ago, my daughter started coming home with a bright red popsicle that smelled like it was spicy?  I asked, “what and where did you get that?” She explained the flavor was sweet and...
    April 28, 2016 516 0
  • Highlight

    The Ultimate Fan

    It is becoming a total “thing” for celebrities to own restaurants, but do they actually know what they are doing when it comes to food?  I think, yes!  I personally went to Danny Trejo’s Taco place...
    April 28, 2016 435 0
  • Appetizers

    De Nada, Empanada

    This is the perfect food to eat on the fly.  My neighbor is a complete rock star when it comes to empanadas, and of course I get a ton when she does exercise her culinary genius. ...
    March 2, 2016 560 0
  • Editors Picks

    And the Winner Is…

    We all have our go to fast food places for burger, fries, and CHICKEN.  As a response to Chik-fil-A’s chicken followers, McDonald’s changed their chicken recipe, but does it stack up?  I love, love, love me...
    November 12, 2015 440 0
  • Highlight

    Eerie Aftermath

    Well everyone else has addressed the elephant in the room this Halloween season, we should too.  You know exactly what I am talking about, the Halloween Whopper at Burger King.  A great idea I am sure,...
    October 23, 2015 399 0
  • Editors Picks

    Chains Trying Not to Be Our “Ball and Chain”

    From our mouths to the ears of nearly all dining chains, the short answer is, “Meh.” But if you really want to know, the long answer is, “I’d rather starve.” For those of us born after...
    September 3, 2015 602 0
  • Editors Picks

    Happy Food for Happy, Healthy Kids

    Sometimes when you’re on the run, you cave to the munchkins’ requests for fast food. Admit it. We all do. But there are some healthy alternatives to the fat-laden burgers and the high-fructose-corny-syrupy-whatevers-through-a-straw. Molly found some...
    August 9, 2015 769 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Millennials Demand More Than Just Fast

    Last year adage.com published a piece about Mickey D trying to reach Millennials. Seems the granddaddy of fast food chains had not even cracked the top 10 restaurant chains among this demographic. What to do; what...
    June 21, 2015 645 0
  • Entrees

    Under Wraps!

    Here’s a little tidbit published at http://www.millennialmarketing.com/2013/04/chic-fil-a-kfc-and-mcdonalds-update-menus-to-attract-gen-y/ and posted by Jeff Fromm. Good read. Food for thought. Punsters that we are. “In the past month, several QSRs and fast casual restaurants have announced menu changes targeted...
    June 16, 2015 567 0
  • The Scene

    The Food on the Street

    Few topics makes us as happy as food trucking. Millennials love food trucks. We are Millennials. Oh, for joy. Here’s the deal with food trucks: They’re where we are when we are there, and they’re good,...
    June 15, 2015 616 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Cheese Sticks or String Cheese for Big People

    The folks at Baker Cheese had a puzzle wrapped in a conundrum: How could they produce and package their mozzarella for one-person cheese breaks? The Wisconsin cheese company (like there’s some other kind, right?), nearly 100...
    June 8, 2015 535 0
  • Cravings

    When Nothing Else Will Do

    Thank you, Frito-Lay. We so mean that. And, Taco John’s, props to you, amigo! The Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Burrito is freakin’ inspired! Lowdown is this: “’Cheetos certainly connected with the millennial-type demographic,’ says Taco John’s vice...
    June 2, 2015 728 0
  • Impress Me

    So What? It’s a Millennial Thing!

    Andrew Zimmerman, he of bizarre edibles fame, says this about the Ramen Burger, “Everything that’s wrong with the world is summed up in this dish that has gone nowhere in a hurry but had its Warholian...
    May 28, 2015 671 0
  • Lets Go Out

    SoCali’s Hottest Hot Doggery

    Our guy Mike in L.A. loves dogs. Oh, we’re sure he likes the four-legged variety, because he’s a guy and all. But Mike in L.A. really, REALLY loves dogs from Dog Haus, SoCali’s hottest hot doggery....
    May 5, 2015 1236 0
  • Impress Me

    Well well well. Look who rolled out a new menu

    It’s very flattering, not to mention rewarding in a sensory sort of way, when a major chain does a major revamp just for li’l ol’ us. Recently the folks at Pizza Hut did just that, rolling...
    January 8, 2015 456 0