snacks

  • Appetizers

    Who’s Hungry Now!

    Some of know people who are in a state of perpetual training. Iron Man. This Marathon. That Marathon. Rugby season. Whatever. Really. WhatEVER. But even though we personally are not marathoners in the strictest, most athletic...
    August 10, 2015 634 0
  • Cravings

    Mmmmm… Brownies

    Now that we number 80 million, we Millennials are a force to be reckoned with, especially when it comes to feeding us. We want good, we want healthy (or healthier, or somewhat less unhealthy in certain...
    August 10, 2015 907 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    Eating Bugs-The New Trend

    If you’ve ever watched Andrew Zimmern’s “Bizarre Foods” series, you know no bug is safe if someone’s hungry enough. Likewise, bugs as protein sources are being sold in American snack aisles. No kidding. JWTintelligence.com has a...
    August 9, 2015 626 0
  • Cravings

    Free to Be… You and Me

    So while we’re celebrating all the freedoms each and every one of us enjoys, let’s not forget the freedom of choice. We speak of the Monchie Bar and the choice of eating the whole dang thing...
    August 1, 2015 543 0
  • Cravings

    Homemade Candy Bars

    Our Media Research Manager, Molly shared with us her childhood memories AND her favorite homemade candy – a cottage take on Butterfingers. Same flavor combo, more or less, with the salty and sweet and gooey factors all...
    June 9, 2015 613 0
  • Millennial Mom

    School’s Out! OMG!!! School’s Out??!! NOW What??!!?

    Chill, Millennial Mom. We’ve got your back, at least with tips on how to keep your kiddos hydrated during the heat of the summer. As for keeping them occupied and not glued to one electronic device...
    June 8, 2015 567 0
  • Cravings

    Life’s a Beach with Sand Dollar Cookies

    Note: This recipe uses Jeanne’s Gluten-Free All-Purpose Flour Mix — 1 1/4 c brown rice flour
1 1/4 c white rice flour
1 c tapioca flour
1 c sweet rice flour (also known as Mochiko)
2 scant tsp. xanthan gum....
    June 7, 2015 507 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 745 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 1247 0
  • Editors Picks

    Salt of the Earth v. Salt of the Sea

    Who among us has not, as we’re opening a bag of greasy, salty potato chips (organic, of course), glanced at the sodium content in the dietary info on the back. Really? You haven’t? Well, you should!...
    May 4, 2015 1004 2
  • Cool Recipes

    It’s called Boozy Lollipops

    Ingredients 1/4 c plus 1 Tbs hard liquor (e.g. vodka, gin, rum) 2 Tbs cold water 3/4 c sugar 3 Tbs corn syrup 1/8 tsp kosher salt 1/4 tsp food coloring of your choice (optional) Directions...
    April 28, 2015 500 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Pops Rock!

    K, we get it. Cake pops are today’s cupcakes, and yes, they’re yummy, and yes, they’re portable. And, yes, this next site is inspiring: www.millennialentrepreneurs.com/the-power-of-a-cake-pop/. The story, in short: “Mishika Narula started her business, Power of...
    April 18, 2015 651 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Scorin’ Some Weed(s)

    Before you mix up the vinegar and salt solution and start pumping in an effort to kill weeds in your yard, you might want to take inventory of what’s popping up amidst your Kentucky Blue or...
    April 17, 2015 615 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Eat Dirt, Dirt and More Dirt!

    Worms in Dirt Ingredients 1 15-ounce package chocolate sandwich cookies (like Oreos) 1 3.9-ounce package chocolate instant pudding 2 c cold milk 8 oz whipped topping (like Cool Whip) 24 gummy worms Directions Make the dirt!...
    April 17, 2015 880 0
  • Cravings

    April Fools! It’s NOT a Donut!

    Before the professional practical jokesters turn out en mass on April Fool’s Day, all duded up with their fake blood and Whoopee Cushions, we getting our weird on here at EdgyPlate via Maybe/Maybe Not. One thing...
    March 27, 2015 1019 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    Warning! Too Much of a Good Thing?

    Most of us have made the mistake of overindulging and suffering the consequences. But it’s an especially crappy situation when we think we’ve partaken of food or beverage that’s good for us, right? There’s a doctor...
    March 22, 2015 726 0
  • Cravings

    On My Honor I Will Try…

    … not to eat an entire box of Girl Scout Cookies in a single sitting. Of course that would be a whole lot easier if the Scouts had not gone and created this little convenience: http://www.girlscouts.org/program/gs_cookies/digitalcookie.asp...
    March 1, 2015 527 0
  • Highlight

    Pacific Superfood Kale Chips

    These Babies are AWESOME! During our recent outing to the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Fran, we had the great fortune to meet and talk with the folks at Pacific Superfood Snacks. This group of Millennials...
    February 19, 2015 1093 0
  • Appetizers

    Let’s Have Wings for Every Meal

    There’s no denying the connectivity between watching football and the overpowering need to eat hot and spicy stuff. In fact many of us actually enjoy those sriracha-laced, Heimlich-inducing, bleu-cheesed third-down conversions seen through slippery-sauced fingers. Yes,...
    January 23, 2015 602 0
  • Appetizers

    Party Favorites for Kids

    Hey Millennial Moms! Get those kids pumped up for Super Bowl with fun and edible party ideas!  You don’t have to admit it, but you’ll LOVE them too! This, as you might suspect, is a variation...
    January 22, 2015 586 0