Food & Drink

As America celebrates its 244th birthday amidst some of the most unusual circumstances in American history, many traditions, such as fireworks and family barbecues, will be forsaken. But in an enduring celebration of one of the country’s favorite foods, Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest was held on Saturday, and two
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TOPLINE The restaurant industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and there has been hope that as states reopen, people will return to restaurants—but a recent poll indicates that 60% of Americans won’t be comfortable going to restaurants within a month of the coronavirus infection rate flattening.  People eating outside in New York
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The #MakeItCanadian campaign is bringing together craft Canadian brewers. Molson Canadian If you ask any Canadian what the most memorable beer ad of the last few decades is, they will most likely respond, “I Am Canadian.” It was the slogan of the aptly-named Molson Canadian beer between 1994 and 2005, with award-winning commercials that carried
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A customer sits at a bar in Tucson, Arizona, U.S., on Monday, May 11, 2020. Restaurants and coffee … [+] shops can start offering dine-in service while limiting occupancy and checking employees for Covid-19 symptoms before their shifts, Azcentral reported. Photographer: Cheney Orr/Bloomberg © 2020 Bloomberg Finance LP Raise your hand if you believe the
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Texas distillery launches a new spirit during the COVID-19 pandemic. Andrea Turner Stephan Godevais, Gary Kotshott and Tom Buchsbaum were riding high. Their new spirit, Austin 101 Light Whiskey, had just captured the second-place People’s Choice award at the Texas Whiskey Festival in Austin.  “That was on March 7,” recounts Godevais. “There were about 1,000
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When Ralph Birkhoff relocated to the Caribbean nine years ago, from his native Toronto, it did not take him long to recognise that agriculture and energy were two critical areas that needed to be improved within the region. Birkhoff and partner, John Martin and a group of shareholders, co-founded Alquimi Renewables LLC, focusing on renewable energy
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Stilton cheese at the Cropwell Bishop Creamery near Nottingham, England. Getty Images Many cheesemakers have suffered a huge dip in sales during the pandemic, leading many producers in France and England to worry about the future of the industry. The wonderfully pungent and crumbly Stilton cheese, which Robinson Crusoe author Daniel Defoe called in 1724,
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Trinity Mouzon Wofford runs Brooklyn-based Golde, the wellness brand known for superfoods masks and … [+] power blends that has seen a 10-fold sales increase in recent weeks. Golde When Trinity Mouzon Wofford found herself ghosted by an investor after a fundraising round for Golde, her wellness brand startup known for superfoods, masks and turmeric
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