fruit

food-features

In Memoriam: The Trashy Mall Food Court Smoothie of the 90s

Pour one out for the glory days of Mango Me Crazy and Peach on the Beach.
Kelsey Lawrence
5.14.19
WTF

Driver Learns the Hard Way that Durian Can Make You Fail a Breathalyzer Test

We’re not sure how eating durian can make you drive erratically, but it turns out it can confuse a Breathalyzer.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.2.19
fruit

This Museum Removed an 'Improper' Banana Video, Sparking Banana-Themed Protests

In response to "censorship" by the Polish government, people ate bananas publicly and wore peels on their heads.
Bettina Makalintal
4.30.19
Munchies

Oprah Thinks Buying Avocados is 'Ridiculous,' So She Bought an Avocado Orchard

So relatable!
Jelisa Castrodale
4.12.19
fruit

‘Kiwigate’ Is France’s Latest Food Fraud Scam

Fruit producers passed Italian kiwis off as French so they could charge more per fruit and earned over $6 million in profit.
Bettina Makalintal
3.26.19
fruit

This Durian Costs $1,000, But It Definitely Still Stinks

The price of a J-Queen durian is three times more than the average monthly per capita income in Indonesia.
Bettina Makalintal
1.29.19
Memes

They Did Surgery on a Grape

They did surgery on a grape.
Peter Slattery
11.26.18
WTF

Naked Home Invader Sends Fruit Basket to Apologize for Making Neighbors See His Junk

Not sure if a few apples and a banana are gonna cover it, bud.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.19.18
spending

Don't Buy This: Pre-Chopped Fruits and Vegetables Are a Big Waste of Money

Don’t let your chronic laziness get the best of you. Simply taking the time to chop food yourself can save $100 a month (or more).
Jubilee Baez
10.29.18
Munchies

I Can't Stop Watching This Body Contortionist Who Reviews "Weird" Fruits on YouTube

"Every time I go fruit hunting I feel like I'm on a vegetarian safari," says Jared Rydelek, better known as the Weird Fruit Explorer.
Emma Orlow
10.17.18
Munchies

Avocados Are Not Vegan, Argues BBC TV Show Host

Big if true.
Lauren Rothman
10.12.18
safety

Cracker Barrel's Bloodthirsty Decorative Pineapples Shred Human Flesh, Prompting Recall

The rustic-slash-tropical tchotchke you pick up on a road trip may take you on another trip to the ER.
Hannah Keyser
10.10.18
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