Food & Dining Timeline

40th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival Held In Fort Wayne

Apples In Basket

The 40th anniversary of the Johnny Appleseed Festival was held in Fort Wayne, Indiana this weekend. Johnny Appleseed (or John Chapman as he was formally known) was a real-life conservationist that became well-known in the early to mid-1800s for traveling on foot and spreading apple seeds. One wonders if Johnny Appleseed would approve of comments… Read more »

Pizza Hut’s ‘Meet Stephen,’ Or Is It Blake?

Pizza Hut's 'Meet Stephen' Or Is It Blake

Pizza Hut has been running some interesting promotions over this past year. The Inquisitr has reported on several of them. “Pizza Hut has been doing some interesting things lately. They have been serving up pizza and a flick in the Middle East. Pizza Hut has been giving away free pizza to fantasy football leagues. Despite… Read more »

Dunkin’ Donuts Says Vegetarians Can Have It Their Way, Almond Milk Offered

Dunkin' Donuts Says Vegetarians Can Have It Their Way, Almond Milk Now Available

Dunkin’ Donuts is not normally known as the “hip” or “hipster” spot. Coffeehouse chains like Starbucks are typically known for their natural options, and vegan or vegetarian types of substitutes, but that has all changed. Dunkin’ Donuts, the choice of the thrifty and every man, has now officially chosen to offer Almond milk for all… Read more »

Olive Garden 7-Week Never Ending Pasta Pass Crashes Before You Do

Olive Garden 7-Week Never Ending Pasta Pass Crashes Before You Do

Olive Garden, purveyor of mainstream Italian fare, once had a novel idea. It was called Olive Garden’s “never ending pasta bowl.” The Olive Garden pasta buffet’s genesis goes back at least as far as 2009. It went from $7.99 to $9.99 over the years, but that all changed Monday at 3 p.m. The Inquisitr reported… Read more »

Burger King: The Good, The Bad, And The Healthy

There are ways to eat healthily at Burger King

“Have it your way.” So goes the well-known slogan for chain restaurant Burger King, but it’s fairly common knowledge that, like Taco Bell, McDonald’s, or any other fast-food business, Burger King’s menu is not exactly the friendliest when one’s “way” is trying to lead a healthy lifestyle and balanced diet. How can diners expect to… Read more »

Pizza Hut Giving Away Free Pizza To Fantasy Football Leagues?

Pizza Hut Giving Away Free Pizza Fantasy Football Leagues

Pizza Hut has been doing some interesting things as of late. The most recent being the viral hit ” Pizza Cats“. Tencho, Hime, Dora, Detch, are the employees of the Japanese Pizza hut, and as far as we know, they are still employed to this day. Rocket News24 reported on the new cat employed pizza… Read more »

Pizza Study Reveals The Best Possible Cheese: And The Winner Is…

Pizza Study: Mozzarella Is Best Cheese

A pizza study recently published in the Journal of Food Science and spotted by NPR has revealed the best cheese on a pizza. And while we could try to manufacture a little more suspense than what our headline has already accomplished, it’s pretty much a no-brainer. Mozzarella. That’s right, the cheese that you always assumed… Read more »

The Growing Appetite For Street Food

london street food

From cheap hot-dogs at car boot sales, to gourmet burritos along South Bank, street food and pop-up restaurants have come a long way over the years. Taking the form of temporary market stalls and wandering café vans, pop-up restaurants offer exotic and traditionally-prepared dishes from around the world. According to Nicholas Russell, chief executive of… Read more »