From German chocolate cake to chili con queso, here are 15 foods you think are from other countries but are actually American

2020-01-20 10:59

A surprising number of foods we often think of as from other countries were invented in America, such as German chocolate cake and chili con queso.

Paris Hilton makes lasagna in the first video of her new YouTube cooking show, and it involves 'unicorn mist' and a ton of salt

2020-01-18 13:17

Paris Hilton's assistant chef, a dog named Diamond Baby, makes a cameo in the video while wearing a Chanel apron.

11 Back-to-school lunchbox ideas that your kids will love

2020-01-10 09:30

Energy-boosting snacks and exciting lunches to look forward to this year!

4 Gourmet burgers you can make in your kitchen

2019-12-30 08:15

In the mood for something filling, juicy and tasty? Well don't worry as we've compiled four delicious burger recipes that will satisfy your craving.

Vegan protesters dressed up as dead fish outside a Sydney Christmas market to try and stop people from eating seafood

2019-12-20 07:31

PETA protesters dressed as fish were demonstrating against "festive frenzy," the annual 36-hour seafood marathon at Australia's Sydney Fish Market.

Saudis resist 'throwaway' culture of food waste

2019-12-16 09:44

The plate is designed to make a meal look bigger -- a gastronomic illusion and an innovative way to tame Saudi Arabia's pervasive throwaway culture which results in colossal food waste.

Panarottis stops its 'eat as much as you can' pizza special on Thursdays

2019-12-06 15:52

It will be replaced with a new Thursday special, called 'The Big Family Feast'.

A UK company is offering to pay someone R900 an hour to drink mulled wine at Christmas markets

2019-11-29 16:21

An exhibition company is advertising the position of 'Christmas Fair Tester' to tour the UK's best Christmas markets and write up their findings.

Elderly woman stuck in bath for eight days without food

2019-11-22 15:29

An elderly woman was rescued by police after being stuck in her bath with no food for eight days.

The world's largest cruise ship has a bar with robot bartenders. Here's how my margarita compared to one made by a human.

2019-11-10 20:49

The world's largest cruise ship features a lot of trippy amenities, like the Bionic Bar, which is staffed by two robot bartenders.


This 'unholy' kiwi-topped pizza from Sweden has people horrified, and even Pizza Hut responded

2020-01-18 16:11

A Swedish man who was gifted 10kg of kiwis by his brother has been experimenting with kiwi-based cooking.

7 tricks to cut your grocery spending in the new year, according to a chef

2020-01-16 18:32

Spend less on groceries by making things that would otherwise be expensive, shopping in different parts of the store, and reducing your food waste.

10 food trends you're going to see everywhere in 2020, according to Yelp

2020-01-01 12:43

Yelp created its first-ever trend report by studying which words and phrases its users mentioned more in 2019 compared to 2018.

Christmas foods and treats you should definitely keep away from your pets over the holidays

2019-12-23 12:22

It's tempting to treat our pets over the holidays, but there are some festive foods they should never have.

We compared mince pies from Checkers, Pick n Pay, Spar, and Woolworths – and we have a new champion and one clear loser

2019-12-18 16:17

This year’s mince pie shoot-out was hotly contested with a 0.6% difference between the winner and runner-up.

People eat less when food labels show how much exercise is needed to burn it off, but that could have dangerous consequences

2019-12-11 18:30

The study found the strategy could help people cut up to 200 calories a day. An expert says it could hurt people most at risk for poor nutrition.

Melanie Verwoerd: Food or SAA? Time for government to prioritise

2019-12-04 05:00

Very few of us would notice if SAA didn't exist any more. However, if our food production stops or even just slows down dramatically, it will affect every single one of us – especially the poor, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

The 13 most dangerous foods in the world

2019-11-25 18:13

From bagels to pufferfish, we rounded up the most dangerous, poisonous, and least hygienic foods in the world.

The world's largest cruise ship has everything from an ice rink to a zip line, but it's the Starbucks that surprised me most

2019-11-16 22:15

Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas is the world's largest cruise ship. It has 23 eateries, and one of those is a run-of-the-mill Starbucks.

I only drank water out of pasta straws for a week, and restaurants should be using them as an alternative to plastic

2019-11-02 09:57

The pasta straw worked surprisingly well for water, but I ran into some problems when I tried to use it with my iced coffee.

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