LONDON — Cakes sold at leading coffee shops could contain "staggering high levels" of sugar with some containing as much as 18 teaspoons per slice — according to new research. The research was conducted by the campaign group Action on Sugar (AoS) at Queen Mary University of London. Show More Summary
Pret a Manger lemon drizzle cake contains 18 teaspoons, says Action on Sugar, with a Starbucks carrot cake next worst on 15 Cakes and muffins on sale at popular UK coffee chains are loaded with sugar, according to an analysis by a health campaign group. Show More Summary
Cashier #1: … And then she told me she got high on ecstasy by accident last night. Cashier #2: By accident? Cashier #1: Yeah. She was at his house and saw a little white thing on the coffee table, and that bitch thought it was a mint. –Todaro Bros. Grocery, 2nd Ave Overheard by: A
Your new holiday coffee obsession doesn't have the words "peppermint" or "eggnog" anywhere in the name. Takeout Drawing in the Seoul, South Korea, offers a plethora of cakes, treats and drinks, but none is more beautiful or crave-worthy...Show More Summary
Pie and coffee, ice cream and cake, Pop Tarts and Red Vines...Some things just go together. And, one of those awesome combos will always be Lorelai Gilmore and Luke Danes of Gilmore Girls. Here's why the actors think that romantic pairing works so well.
Early morning baked goods Quack’s 43rd Street Bakery has been around for a long time, and still serves the same beloved baked goods, wacky cookies, full-on cakes, and coffee to its loyal customers who frequent the Hyde Park spot. Owner...Show More Summary
Starbucks: It's everyone's favorite coffee chain, known for their yummy fruit plates and their rich cake pops. And their great coffee, of course. But when you're sticking to a diet, or are just trying to be conscious of what you're eating, the chain's pretty bakery display can be pretty tempting. Show More Summary
Almost every Sunday morning growing up, my father would make a huge apple coffee cake for us after church. We would hungrily watch him pour the batter into the pyrex baking dish, insert apple slices, and sprinkle with streusel topping. Oh...Show More Summary
Fluffy, buttermilk buckwheat cakes Nothing is quite as quintessentially Sunday morning as a big, fluffy stack of pancakes, preferably with a creamy cup of coffee and real maple syrup. It’s the hot breakfast carbo load. Here, North Carolina-based...Show More Summary
It feels like no matter where you turn this time of year, there’s pumpkin spice everything — from coffee to tea to cakes to smoothies. But no matter how tasty these spiced concoctions might seem, most of them are chock full of sugar and, let’s be real, have never even been anywhere near an actual pumpkin. Show More Summary
Wessex Archaeology Salisbury team is delighted to have raised £257.41 for Macmillan on Friday 30 September. Many thanks to all who baked, donated and ate the cakes! To find out how to host your own Charity Coffee morning follow this link By Pippa Bradley, Quality & Publications Manager News
Instagram has introduced us to some of the best (and weirdest) food trends out there. There have been raindrop cakes, sushirritos, ramen burgers, matcha-infused everything, and now, coffee served IN A CONE. #CoffeeInACone has been picking up steam on the ‘gram for weeks now. Show More Summary
Publix Super Markets Inc. of Lakeland, FL, is issuing a voluntary recall for Apple Coffee Cakes due to the possible presence of small metal shavings. The Apple Coffee Cakes were sold at Publix bakery departments in Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, and North Carolina, and in the following counties in Florida: Alachua, Charlotte, Citrus, Collier,... Continue Reading
No, it’s not a piece of furniture Stuffies, wine biscuits, clam cakes, Del's lemonade, Narragansett beer: Rhode Island's mark on the food world can be felt across the country. But outside of America's smallest state, few know about a...Show More Summary
In Sweden, the law says workers must have a break twice a day, and this usually involves an accompaniment of coffee, cake, sweets or biscuits.
The Great British Baking Show teaches me about offering and receiving friendship in a fractured world. A few weeks ago, I sat down for coffee with a family from Syria. I was teaching an English class in our apartment complex and afterward the mother of this family invited me into her home. Show More Summary
Once upon a time there was a boy and a girl, happy and in love. He liked chocolate and cheesecake and peanut butter and coffee and she, rather luckily for him, liked to bake. When they'd been married for one year, she made him a chocolate caramel cheesecake on his birthday. Show More Summary
There are plenty of weird coffee out there, but this one takes the cake. It's a so-called "smurf latte," available at a vegan café called Matcha Mylkbar in Melbourne, Australia. The bright blue colour in the coffee is from a teaspoon of something called E3 live blue algae powder. Show More Summary
Seven things to think about today Galaxy doughnuts, rainbow bagels, birthday cake croissants, blue cocktails, purple coffee: The masses have rediscovered food coloring and it's all for the love of the photograph. Never before has the intersection of food, photography, and the self been so obsessive or so blatant. Show More Summary
A cultural institution, the coffee break called fika gives Swedes a chance to recharge both body and soul.