food and drink

Juul stops selling mint-flavored vapes

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Juul will stop selling mint-flavored vape products in the US. The company says it’s pulling mint pods from its website, as well as no longer taking new orders from retailers. As of this article, the company only sells three flavors: Classic tobacco, Virginia tobacco and menthol. Juul says […]

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Uber Eats might start showing ads, too

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links nrqemi via Getty Images You might soon see ads while you’re looking for dinner in Uber Eats. The company recently posted a job listing, first spotted by TechCrunch, for an Uber Eats Ads Lead, and a spokesperson confirmed that Uber is exploring bringing relevant ads to Eats. So, while you’re […]

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Barsys Smart Coaster tells you how to pour the perfect cocktail

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Barsys Mixing a cocktail requires skill and precision — or the Barsys Smart Coaster. The new device is a small disc that connects to the Barsys app. To mix a drink, you simply place a glass or pitcher on the smart coaster and select the drink you’d like to make. […]

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Wirecutter’s best deals: Dell’s U3419W Ultrawide Monitor drops to $722

Engadget RSS Feed This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter’s continuously updated list of deals here. Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage-Door Controller Street price: $45; deal price: $30 Back down to $30, this is […]

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Amazon Fresh deliveries are now free for Prime members

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links 400tmax via Getty Images Amazon is ditching its $14.99 a month Amazon Fresh fee for Prime members, which means Prime subscribers in the 2,000 US cities where the fresh food delivery service is offered can use it for free — and take advantage of new one- and two-hour delivery windows. […]

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Lab cultured ‘steaks’ grown on an artificial gelatin scaffold

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Shannon Stapleton / Reuters Most of the alt-meat we eat nowadays, including products like the Impossible Burger, are actually plant based. A number of startups are still working on ethical meat that’s grown from animal cells, giving you a real burger without the cruelty and climate change issues. Those can […]

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How a Harvard class project changed barbecue

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links “A hundred inches of snow that winter, it was really quite terrible.” There are several factors to overcome when trying to cook a 14-pound slab of brisket during the winter. Not only do you have to contend with freezing temperatures but you also have to keep your grill or smoker […]

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Food Network’s cooking classes begin on Echo Show and Alexa devices

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Discovery At Amazon’s big Alexa event last month, Discovery revealed its Food Network Kitchen service, which is now live across its iOS and Android apps and Alexa-powered devices. It includes live, interactive cooking classes featuring the network’s star chefs, on-demand courses, recipes and Food Network TV shows as well as […]

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Pizza Hut is testing pies with plant-based ‘Incogmeato’ sausage

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Pizza Hut/Yum Brands Now that KFC has generated a frenzy over plant-based meat substitutes, it’s the turn of sibling brands to generate some buzz. Pizza Hut has revealed that it’s conducting a Phoenix test of a new Garden Specialty Pizza with Morning Farms’ Incogmeato (yes, really) Italian “sausage” as a […]

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Amazon sellers are shipping long-expired food

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Whole Foods thrives on freshness, but Amazon’s online store? Not so much. CNBC reports that Amazon’s third-party sellers are all-too-frequently shipping food that has long-since expired, including products like year-old Hostess brownies and Teavana goods discontinued in 2017. At least 40 percent of sellers had over five […]

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