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07/27/2017 11:14 AM
Mon Dieu! Burgundy Snails Aren't French Anymore
Declining snail populations in France have led to imports of Burgundy snails from European countries. Consumers love them, but not French snail farmers, who want people to eat locally raised snails.

07/26/2017 03:40 PM
Arepas Are Conquering The World — But Dying At Home In Venezuela
For Venezuelans, the stuffed cornmeal cakes have long been the daily bread of life. Yet even as arepas are embraced from New York to Spain, they are disappearing in their hunger-wracked homeland.

07/26/2017 11:00 AM
3, 2, 1 ... Bake Off! The Mission To Make Bread In Space
On Earth, crumbs are harmless, but in orbit they can be perilous. But bread is a big deal in Germany, so scientists and engineers there are teaming up to create an oven and dough fit for microgravity.

07/25/2017 11:00 AM
Does Your Family's Century-Old Pyrex Still Rule The Kitchen?
It wouldn't be surprising. The cheerful, vintage pieces are durable and able to help with almost any culinary task. And passionate collectors have devoted blogs, fan groups and social media to it.

07/25/2017 09:36 AM
Louisville Paper Apologizes For Each Of Its Hot Dog Mistakes
The paper recently issued a correction — noting every time that the hot dog was referred to as a sandwich. Because you can call a hot dog a frankfurter but it is clearly not a sandwich.

07/24/2017 06:35 PM
Feeling 'Young, Scrappy And Hungry'? Have A 'Hamilton'-Inspired Meal
It was only a matter of time before fans of the Broadway hit sought out culinary tributes to their most treasured folk hero. Here are historically minded ideas to eat like the Founding Father.

07/23/2017 11:16 AM
Sentencing Approaches for New England's 'Codfather'
Carlos Rafael was a fishing magnate in America's most lucrative port. As he faces sentencing for a scheme to cheat fishing quotas, many worry about the fate of local jobs if his empire is dismantled.

07/21/2017 03:01 PM
A Wake-Up Call: Coffee Recalled By FDA For Having Viagra-Like Ingredient
Regulators took issue with the tortuously named "New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee," which didn't declare a chemical akin to the erectile dysfunction drug's active ingredient.

07/21/2017 12:00 PM
The Un-Pretty History Of Georgia's Iconic Peach
The state isn't the biggest producer of the pink-orange fruit. So why are Georgia peaches so iconic? The answer has a lot to do with slavery — its end and a need for the South to rebrand itself.

07/20/2017 07:31 PM
What's It Really Like To Work In A Prison Goat Milk Farm? We Asked Inmates
Whole Foods has been forced to stop selling goat cheese made from milk that came from a prison farm, where inmates work for less than a dollar an hour. Yet the inmates themselves aren't complaining.

07/20/2017 10:00 AM
'Khichuri': An Ancient Indian Comfort Dish With A Global Influence
Also called khichri, the dish goes back centuries and is universally loved across South Asia. It is also considered the ancestor of the British kedgeree and Egyptian koshary.

07/19/2017 09:18 AM
The YouTube Star Who's Teaching Kids How To Bake
Celebrity chef Rosanna Pansino hosts the YouTube show Nerdy Nummies and has more than 8 million subscribers. Among her fans are thousands of children who want to learn how to bake.

07/18/2017 10:31 PM
Chipotle Stock Dips After Some Va. Customers Report Illness
Chipotle temporarily closed a Sterling, Va., restaurant to sanitize it. A company representative told NPR that the reported symptoms were consistent with norovirus.

07/18/2017 07:21 PM
It Is A Truth Universally Acknowledged That Jane Austen Pairs Well With Tea
Pinkies up, Janeites! We mark the bicentennial of Austen's death with a look at her relationship with a beloved cuppa.

07/17/2017 07:47 PM
More Than Bread: Sourdough As a Window Into The Microbiome
Home bakers in the U.S., Europe and some other countries have volunteered their sourdough starters to a team of American scientists who want to unravel the microbial secrets of sourdough.