Archive for ‘Food’

June 26th, 2012

Munchies (NYC) feat. Anthony Bourdain

You may recognize Anthony Bourdain from his hit show “No Reservations” on the Travel channel (one of our favorite shows). In this episode of “Munchies,” he takes us on a tour of some of his favorite places to eat in New York City.

January 11th, 2012

Perception vs. Reality: Fast Food


People often say perception is reality – but even when it comes to food? I knew I wasn’t the only one that noticed that the actual food you get from a fast food restaurant looks COMPLETELY different than the food you see advertised in commercials and ads.

Dario D undertook a lengthy project to compare the pictures shown in fast food ads to the real thing that arrives on your plastic tray. “I brought the food home, tossed it into my photography studio, and did ad-style shoots, with pictures of the official ads on my computer next to me, so I could match the lighting and angles,” he wrote on his blog.

The exercise was purely about the SIZE of the burgers, not the beauty of them. Everything was done from the most attractive angle:

via alphalia.com

February 17th, 2011

Jack Daniels Alcoholic Beverages

This March, Jack Daniels will be introducing a line of Tennessee Whiskey infused beverages to the market. With flavors like Whiskey & Cola and Whiskey & Ginger, I’m sure these will be a hit amongst those who want something that tastes better than a beer but not girlie like a wine cooler.

5% alcohol by volume. $9.99 USD (4 Pack).