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This Gigantic Corn Dog is $25 and Stuffed With Bacon and Cheese

Ballpark food has come a long way since the days of dusty hot dogs and radioactive nacho cheese. It seems just about every club has some fancy offerings on tap nowadays. But only Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, can lay claim to this gigantic and expensive corn dog. The D-Bat Dog is 18 [...]

This Seven-Course Pizza Features Appetizers, Mains and Dessert

It’s often been said that pizza is a whole meal unto itself. After all, if you down three or four slices as you marathon episodes of Law and Order on Netflix, you aren’t exactly looking for soup or ice cream afterwards. One restaurant, however, has taken the notion of “pizza as meal” and taken it [...]

It’s Finally Happening: America Will Get a Cat Cafe

The rest of the world is filled to the whiskers with cat cafes. These cafes are similar to your garden variety coffee shop, except they have tons of awesome cats wandering around. America, however, has had to sit and admire these eateries from the sidelines, hugging a stuffed cat and pretending it was real. No [...]

This Pricey Swamp Pizza Contains Frog Legs, Pork and Python

When you think hard and long about your least favorite pizza toppings, what comes to mind? For most people it’s probably a combination of anchovies, pineapple and some kind of bizarre anchovy-pineapple hybrid beast.  Those people might change their minds if they knew that there is now a pizza with frog and snake as toppings. [...]

Japan Opens a Store That Only Sells Kit Kat Bars

There are a few American products that, for whatever reason, are even more popular in other countries. Try to get some KFC chicken in Japan on or around Christmas, for instance. It’s like trying to get a Cronut. Another product that is infamously popular in Japan is the Kit Kat bar. The country has been [...]

Here is the Crogel, The World’s First Croissant and Bagel Hybrid

First there was the croissant and everyone was pretty happy. Next came the donut and people remained relatively happy. Finally, the Cronut combined both of these pastries and people got, well, hysterical. Where does society go from here? What can possibly top a half-croissant/half-donut mega-food? Well, the world’s first croissant and bagel hybrid is certainly [...]

The Turducken Burger

There is just something special that happens when meats join up with other meats to create a multi-meat food item. Is there anything more magical than the bacon-wrapped shrimp or meatloaf stuffed with another kind of meatloaf? The leader of these animal amalgams is no doubt the turducken. Don’t look now, because now this turkey-duck-chicken [...]

Dunkin’ Donuts India Debuts Series of ‘Tough Guy Burgers’

Somewhere along the narrative of corporately-sponsored human history, the notion of masculinity became irrevocably tied to eating giant cheeseburgers. Nowadays, there is nothing tougher than downing a few calorie-laden burgers, heart disease be damned. Dunkin’ Donuts India is taking that idea and running with it. They just introduced their series of self-proclaimed ‘Tough Guy Burgers.’ [...]

Ramen Burger Creator Concocts More Ramen-Topped Sandwiches

The biggest food story of 2013 was absolutely, well, the Cronut. However, the second biggest food story of 2013 was undoubtedly the Ramen Burger. This Brooklyn-based creation is essentially a hamburger squeezed between two patties of scrunched together ramen noodles. This radical pairing was an instant success, with lines routinely stretching around the block. Now [...]

If You Can Eat This Giant Bowl of Curry, You’ll Get $1,000

Contrary to popular belief, America isn’t the only country on Earth that is obsessed with food. Other lands indulge in competitive eating, buffet culture and just plain ole gluttony. After all, one of the world’s most prized hot dog eaters hails from Japan and his taste for the extreme had to come from somewhere. Perhaps [...]

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