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Saturday, September 12, 2015
Caffeine trade thrived in ancient America, according to study
More than 1,000 years before coffeehouse chains, caffeine was an international market mover, with ancient civilizations trading holly and cacao-based chocolate beverages between what is now modern-day Mexico, the Southwest and the South, according to a new study.
Friday, September 11, 2015
In a 1st, NYC to require salt warnings on menus
Some sub sandwiches, movie theater pretzels and even milkshakes and salads will soon come with a first-of-its-kind salt warning symbol in New York City after officials agreed Wednesday to stake out new ground in a national push for healthier eating habits.
Monday, September 7, 2015
To serve or not to serve pork in the canteens of France's secular state schools?
Saturday, August 29, 2015
US beef exporters promote affordable cuts with In Between at Eslite Hotel
The U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF, 美國肉類出口協會) collaborated recently with In Between restaurant (之間餐廳) at Eslite Hotel (誠品行旅) to introduce less-expensive cuts of American corn-fed beef into the Taiwan market.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Brewed illicitly by generations of villagers in ex-Soviet Belarus, a legal version of the country's notoriously fiery samogon moonshine has now gone into mass production.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Fans of Burger King's chicken fries may have the boy band One Direction and the website Buzzfeed to thank for the return of the skinny fried sticks.
Monday, August 10, 2015
France's famous Burgundy region has a double reason to celebrate, with a rare vintage from the area emerging as the world's most expensive wine just after the region was named a U.N. world heritage site.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
The Department of Commerce of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (經濟部商業司) held a press conference yesterday in an attempt to boost the food industry and domestic consumption by inviting members of the public and tourists to taste local Taiwanese food.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Ambassador Hotel's Guizhou province food festival kicks off
In celebration of the Taiwan Culinary Exhibition, the Ambassador Hotel has collaborated with the Taiwan Visitors Association and the Tourism Administration of Guizhou Province (貴州省), China, to launch the Guizhou Province Food Festival, which will run until July 26.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
From wood to wine: France leads oak barrel trade
Crafted by artisans using high quality oak, "Made in France" wine barrels -- in which age some of the world's most expensive wines -- are selling like hot cakes abroad, with exports making up 70 percent of the market.
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