| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Think you love pizza? Well, you probably don't love it as much as this guy.
Dan Janssen, a 38-year-old woodworker in Maryland, claims to have eaten nothing but pizza for the last 25 years. Yes, that's pizza for breakfast, pizza for lunch and pizza...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:45 AM
The FDA announced Thursday it was moving to eliminate added trans fats from processed food, and you may be surprised how many foods -- common pantry items -- will be affected. Even though most manufacturers of processed foods containing trans fats have...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
McDonald's released its third-quarter earnings Monday and reported a 5% increase in profits from last year, but the company anticipates a "relatively flat" outlook for October and it appears those Mighty Wings are not living up their name in sales. ...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Clarence Birdseye did not invent frozen food, but he is credited with creating the industry by developing a flash-freezing process that was commercially viable and produced frozen food people were willing to eat. Freezing gave consumers an important new...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Trans fat was the first man-made fat to become part of our food supply more than a century ago when a German scientist presented Procter & Gamble with ways to add hydrogen to cottonseed oil. Because the product looked like lard (though originally intended...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 7:47 AM
A Los Angeles chef who says he has the best job in the world -- feeding the homeless in Venice and teaching cooking classes for men and women trying to get back on their feet -- credits that work with helping him win $10,000 on "Chopped."
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:41 PM
It seems like every time you hear someone mention processed food, it's accompanied with the words "bad" or "unhealthy," plus a shaking finger. Unless you're author Rachel Laudan.
Laudan challenges the contemporary food movement and its belief that...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Some people refer to Whole Foods Market as "whole paycheck market" and that one organic apple is likely to cost more than a fast food hamburger, but a new study confirms what conscientious foodies have suspected all along. Eating healthier costs more. ...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Nestle is attempting to cash in on the Super Bowl hype by launching an ad campaign for its new Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups during the big game. "The Simpsons" fans will be sorry to hear that so far, Bart, Butterfinger's main mascot, doesn't make an...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:05 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama and Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg announced Thursday that they are working to make nutrition labels more helpful to consumers who want to make healthier eating choices.
Ever notice how an...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Ask any Angeleno, and you'll probably hear that the biggest headache (second to the traffic) is meeting people. But it looks like Audrey Shulman, a development coordinator for an unscripted television production company and an avid baker, may have found a...