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These Taiwanese Pineapple Cakes Are the Only Pineapple Cake Worth Eating

I even broke up with a boyfriend in college because he gifted my parents the wrong pineapple cakes.
Kaila Yu
10.10.18
Restaurant Confessionals

Valentine's Day Is Better with Weed Butter

My first foray into weed edibles was in seventh grade, but later in life it became a lucrative side business to supplement my full-time gig as a professional baker. As such, I can say that nice weed edibles are the best Valentine's Day gift ever.
Anonymous
2.14.18
desserts

How-To: Make Cookie Dough Cookies with Christina Tosi

Pastry queen Christina Tosi shows us how to make her dream cookie: the cookie dough cookie. It combines the best of both worlds, with a lightly baked outside and a gooey-raw inside.
Christina Tosi
12.25.17
desserts

A Beginner's Guide to Indian Sweets

How to tell your peda from your cham cham.
Pooja Makhijani
6.13.17
sculpture

Gigantic Smashed Candy Sculptures Will Give You a Sugar High

Hyperrealist sculptor Peter Anton has created sculptures of cherry pie, confetti cake, ice cream sundae, and a chocolate bunny, amongst other sugary treats, then smashed them.
DJ Pangburn
4.28.17
food art

Watching Candy Melt in Reverse to Classical Music Is the Best

Mass-produced sweets get a fiery death to Vivaldi in a fun little short by Erwin Trummer.
Beckett Mufson
3.30.17
Health

Why Junk Food Should Be Sold in Plain Packaging Like Cigarettes

University of Cambridge neuroscientist Wolfram Schultz claims that the colorful branding of unhealthy foods causes people to overeat.
Daisy Meager
3.7.17
Food

Let Them Eat Vagina Cake

Women are making super graphic sweets for baby showers in celebration of the life-giving power of their bodies.
Erica Euse
2.16.17
Fiction

Melting Like a Shave Ice in the Hot Summer Sun

I spotted the "HAWAIIAN SHAVE" sign from down the street and pulled into the gas station. The plastic seat cover from the spa, which had adhered to my skin with an admixture of spray/sweat, ripped as I exited the truck.
Richard Parks
5.1.16
Fast Food

Sonic Designed Square Milkshakes Specifically for Instagramming and It's Weird

These days, some corporate entity will hold one of life’s sweetest pleasures hostage—unless you’re in attendance at Coachella on April 16, and are willing to shill for a major fast-food brand and let them camp on your Instagram feed.
Wyatt Marshall
4.6.16
snacking

Shocking New Figures Suggest That Britain May Be Eating Less Snacks

A new report from market research agency Mintel shows that Britain’s consumption of chocolate, cake, and crisp snacks has fallen over the past year.
Phoebe Hurst
4.6.16
thump news

Diplo, Zedd, and Deadmau5 Went at It on Twitter Last Night and Now I Just Wish Everyone Would Stop Fighting

Deadmau5...you too?!
Angus Harrison
3.22.16
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