Posts tagged "snacks"

Ben & Jerry’s Appeals To Stoners Everywhere With New Cookie-Specific CORE Flavors

Ever since I stopped drinking as much cheap champagne and my sugar craving skyrocketed, I have become a bit of an ice cream junkie (okay, I also maybe get the munchies). I am pretty serious about stocking up on my fave flavors and Ben & Jerry's makes a bunch of them -- Mint Chocolate Cookie,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 13, 2015

It Might Not Be Necessary To Eat Three Meals A Day, But It’s Better For You

I was scrolling through nutrition news today when I happened upon this article on the decline of the Three Meals A Day paradigm. It’s weirdly depressing: It starts out talking about the fact that back in ye olde days, before electricity, people didn’t actually eat three meals a day -- they had bread for breakfast…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 7, 2015

Frisky Eats: 11 Homemade Chips To Dip

Chips are the ultimate snack, so why limit your selection to just potatoes? Here are 11 recipe suggestions to get you started.

By: Sophie Leon / August 14, 2014

Cookie Dough Addicts, Rejoice: Unbakeables Are A Gift From Above

Allow me to interrupt your day to bring you this very important, very delicious public service announcement: There's now a way to devour uncooked cookie dough without fearing you'll get salmonella. To this day, I'm still guilty of scooping cookie dough straight out of the bowl before I put a batch of cookies in the…

By: Katie Oldenburg / March 27, 2014

Frisky Eats: 17 Recipes For Puppy Chow/Muddy Buddies

Amelia dropped a bomb on The Frisky staff today: she's never heard of puppy chow. "What, is it supposed to look like dog food?" she asked. Oh, silly Amelia! We explained puppy chow is a variation on Chex mix where you combine melted chocolate or syrup with candy and add yummy ingredients to give it…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 22, 2014

Frisky Eats: 10 Post-Sex Snacks For Dignified Adults

Reading Buzzfeed's definitive ranking of foods to eat after sex, made us feel, well, nostalgic for our younger years. Once upon a time it was nice to eat an entire pint of Ben & Jerry's Chunky Monkey post-coitus, back when our metabolisms burned it off like it was nothing. Coronas, which we used to suck…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 8, 2013

Frisky Eats: 7 Tricked Out Popcorn Recipes

Popcorn is one of my favorite snacks. On a chilly fall day, who doesn't love cuddling up with a book, blanket, and some fresh popped corn? Simple microwave popcorn is for amateurs. Take your popcorn to the next level with these spicy, salty and sweet popcorn recipes!

By: Sophie Leon / November 3, 2013

A Critical Development In Snack Technology

The description on these mitten-like hand truck shovels says, "Turn your tyke into the action figure of his dreams with an ingenious, slip-on shovel that lets him bulldoze through playtime! Ideal for unleashing the joys of backyard building, beach digging and sister teasing. Bring them to the beach for easy scooping and sand-castle building. HandTrux shovel…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 29, 2013

A Pepsi-Flavored Cheeto Exists, Whether We Like It Or Not

The Snackopalypse is upon us, and it is going to coated with bright orange Cheeto dust. The firm behind the crunchy, cheesy snack, with its perfect mouth-feel, has developed a new varietal: Pepsi-flavored Cheetos. Now, you're probably thinking, But Pepsi is the thing I drink when I'm at a weird diner that doesn't serve Coke. And you'd…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 18, 2013

Moreos Prove That A Brilliant Child Still Lives Inside Of Us

I think it's really hard to keep up your childhood wonder and curiosity as you get older. Your priorities shift, you suddenly have to pay "rent" and "feed" yourself and "get a job." You don't have time to do awesome stuff, like create earth-shattering snack innovations. The Moreo, pictured above, is clearly the result of much…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 31, 2013

WTF Is Oreo Thinking With These Watermelon Cookies?

Oreo Corporation, You know I love you, in particular for your double stuffed innovations. You guys were supersizing before there even was supersizing. But for fuck's sake, what is with these weird ass flavor combos, guys? I have a lot of ideas for Oreo fillings, chief among them a S'mores flavor, because it obviously makes sense.

By: Julie Gerstein / June 21, 2013

Sign Of The End Times: Backwards Hoodie Snack Food Troughs

If you've been using the hood of your hoodie as a way to keep your head warm and shield you from the elements, you've really been missing out. Because guess what? If you turn your hoodie around, that same old hood transforms into a convenient trough to store your snack foods. Just fill your hood with…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 14, 2013

Celebrate National Potato Chip Day, The Snackiest Day Of The Year

I must admit, I felt pretty cool when Lay's reached out to me and asked if we wanted to celebrate National Potato Chip Day (March 14) with them. We, collectively, are huge fans of snacking, if you couldn't tell, and Lays makes snacks. Snacks we maybe binge eat in private. But anyway! We came u…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 13, 2013

10 PMS Snacks Guaranteed To Cure Your Cravings

When we're PMSing, get out of the way world, for we are slaves to the impulses of our hormones. And they are hungry! They are harassing us, screaming Salty! Sweet! Both at once! Feed me now, bitch! They require a snack of the ooeyiest, gooiest order. Preferably something that satisfies sweet and savory cravings simultaneously. Try mowing these…

Donut Shot Glasses Are A Real Thing

All praise to Darlene Horn, the epic genius over at Foodbeast who came up with the brilliant plan to hollow out a couple of donuts, stick 'em in some shot glasses and then pour Kahlua into the donut deliciousness. And the best part? You can easily make your own donut shotglasses -- if you ca…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 31, 2012

Fact: Potato Chip Bras Are The Best Kind Of Bras

This photo is from the National Potato Chip Institute convention of 1948, an event which apparently involved fitting a model with a surprisingly lovely potato chip bra. I'm really not sure why this concept never caught on. I mean, a bra you can snack on while watching TV? Life dream status. [Buzzfeed]…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 11, 2012

Put It In My Mouth: Candy Corn Oreos

Look, I know I said I'm vegan and all, but damn if these Candy Corn Oreos are not the most wonderful invention in the world. I used to eat candy corn until I was sick from it because my the sugar receptors in my body are broken or something. Anyway! These are real actual cookies that…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 7, 2012

Dreams Really Do Come True: A Chocolate Eclair Hotdog

It appears that the good people at Maple Lodge Farms have come up with an incredible new offering. It's a hot dog chocolate eclair -- at once delicious and revolting. We'd love to eat it, if we weren't also completely terrified by it. [Neatorama]…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 3, 2012

Critical Pizzabon Update: There Is Pizza Inside The Pizzabon

Yesterday, I wrote about Cinnabon's new adventure in snackovation -- the Pizzabon. The Pizzabon pairs America's love of fast food cinnamon buns with America's love of pizza. It was a win-win, but I was troubled by pictures of the Pizzabon that seemed to suggest that the pizza flavors would simply be piled atop the Cinnabo…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 16, 2012

Cinnabon, You Have Failed Us With Your Pizzabon

When I heard that Cinnabon had created a new snack treat to add to its gooey cinnamon bun empire, I was thrilled. Then I found out it was a pizza-oriented treat called a Pizzabon. Double thrilled! But then I saw the Pizzabon, and deep snackappointment (that's snack disappointment, if you've never experienced it before) set…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 15, 2012
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