| May 30, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Next time you break out the Weber to do a little smoking, consider soaking your wood chips in something other than water to add a little complexity to the overall flavor....
| Dec 18, 2012
| 7:03 PM
Ventura County prosecutors said Tuesday that they will not pursue a criminal case against a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who killed a man when he drove his SUV into a Fillmore Starbucks. The deputy, Michael Cedarland, suffered a seizure......
| May 9, 2012
| 4:34 PM
A Jacket Copy operative made it to the L.A. headquarters of Pynchon in Public Day for some Trystero coffee....
| May 15, 2012
| 11:53 AM
The cost of your morning (and midday and afternoon) buzz is falling: Folgers maker J.M. Smucker Co. is slashing coffee prices by 6% on average.
Smucker also makes Millstone and Cafe Bustelo coffee brands and licenses the Dunkin’ Donuts brands,...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:39 AM
For anyone who has ever gone hunting for morning brew and was mystified by a confusing coffee menu, one company is looking to make the joe-drinking experience much more straightforward.
Debenhams, a British department store, is rolling out a coffee...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Starbucks this week launched its new Verismo single-cup machine for the coffee-buzzed public as a chain known for its cafes continues to expand into new business venues.
Now selling exclusively on Verismo.com, the high-pressure technology uses pods of...
| Aug 4, 2012
Roxana Jullapat, the pastry chef at Cooks County restaurant in West Hollywood, drizzles a spoonful of amber honey over a piece of honey-fig-walnut cake with roasted figs and burnt-honey ice cream. The honey she uses for the dessert, according to her menu,...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Disney this summer will truly become the happiest place on Earth for Starbucks devotees, who will no longer have to suffer caffeine withdrawal when they visit some of the mouse-eared amusement parks.
In June, the first of six Starbucks cafes will open at...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Monster Beverage Corp. has its own take on what happened to Anais Fournier, the 14-year-old Maryland girl whose family blames her 2011 death on her consumption of Monster energy drinks.
The Fourniers sued Monster in October, alleging negligence and...
| Dec 15, 2012
Many years ago, a co-worker from Finland shared her family recipe for these best-ever gingery spice cookies (which she calls suomalaisat piparkakut). She made them and gave them to friends because, in the land of sunny Christmas mornings, they reminded...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Free tap water becoming more popular than priced drinks in restaurants -- says NPD study...