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National Peanut Butter Lovers Month

National Peanut Butter Lovers Month

Thursday, November 15th. It’s a time to celebrate one of life’s simple, viscous pleasures — it’s Peanut Butter Lovers Month. The stuff of one of America’s favorite sandwiches, peanut butter was first offered to the public at the St. Louis […]

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Profile America: A Storied Cereal

On this date in 1893, Denver restaurant owner Henry Perky received a patent for making shredded wheat creal.

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Profile America: A Storied Cereal:Shredded Wheat

On this date in 1893, Denver restaurant owner Henry Perky received a patent for making shredded wheat creal.

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Profile America: Summer Food Favorites: Grilling, Hot Dogs & Ice Cream

July is not only National Grilling Month but also National Hot Dog Month and National Ice Cream Month.

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Iron Chef America Returns to Food Network

Iron Chef America Returns to Food Network with Classic Fan-favorite Format Iron Chef America is back with the franchise’s classic fan-favorite format and a new 10-episode season beginning Wednesday, May 16 at 9 p.m. EDT/PDT. Overseen by host Alton Brown, […]

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National Tomato Day

In celebration of National Tomato Day, Hellmann’s is making ketchup history by launching its first ketchup ever available to retailers nationwide, Hellmann’s REAL Ketchup – Sweetened only with Honey. Hellmann’s believes that real, simple ingredients are all you need to […]

by · April 18, 2018 · Business, Food & Restaurants, News
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New Deli Offers Good Choice in Pelham Bay Area

By Rich Mancuso Every Bronx resident is aware about being on the move and looking for that quick way to fill the stomach. And in the Bronx there is always an establishment to get that fix in order to satisfy […]

by · February 5, 2018 · Food & Restaurants, News
Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub at Empire City Casino Unveils Recipes for Its Garlic Rub Chicken Wings & More – Just in Time for Your “Big Game” Party

Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub at Empire City Casino Unveils Recipes for Its Garlic Rub Chicken Wings & More – Just in Time for Your “Big Game” Party

Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub at Empire City Casino Unveils Recipes for Its Garlic Rub Chicken Wings & More – Just in Time for Your “Big Game” Party Bearing the name of the legendary football family, Dan Rooney’s Sports Pub is […]

NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping

NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping

NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping New research links the equipping of mobile fruit and vegetable stands with wireless banking devices programmed to accept food stamps to the buying of more healthy foods by […]

by · September 22, 2017 · Food & Restaurants, Health
Profile America: National Junk Food Day

Profile America: National Junk Food Day

Thursday, July 20 — A substantial and recurring feature of national media reporting is devoted to nutrition and health. There, doctors and public health officials express concerns about obesity, diabetes and the quality of the diet of many Americans. However, […]

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Profile America: Summer Food Favorites

Monday, July 10 — A number of special observances are held in July — three of them seem just right for summer. It’s not only National Grilling Month but also National Hot Dog Month and, since 1984, National Ice Cream Month. […]

America's Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

America’s Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

WASHINGTON — While vanilla ice cream continues to reign supreme as America’s favorite, chocolate-filled flavors dominate the top five bestselling ice cream flavors according to a recent survey of ice cream makers and retailers across the United States. The survey […]

by · July 9, 2017 · Food & Restaurants, News
America's Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

National Ice Cream Month

Celebrating National Ice Cream Month In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated July as National Ice Cream Month and the third Sunday of the month as National Ice Cream Day. He recognized ice cream as a fun and nutritious food that is enjoyed […]

Domino’s Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Domino’s Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Domino’s® Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread New side item comes in three flavors: Parmesan, Garlic or Cinnamon NEW YORK, June 28, 2017 – What is handmade from fresh, buttery-tasting dough and baked to a golden-brown perfection? Domino’s […]

Sliced Bread: Cutting Things Fine

Sliced Bread: Cutting Things Fine

Friday, July 7 — When something is proclaimed the best thing since sliced bread, that praise doesn’t encompass as much time as one might think. Sliced bread, wrapped for sale in wax paper, first appeared on store shelves on this […]