In my WWU (Weekly Wrap Up), I compile some of the latest trends in the food industry, breaking news and cool things of interest. It’s all about the baking, cooking and general shenanigans brought to you live from the world wide web.
Here’s this week’s lineup:
Info: Why Apples Turn Brown
There is nothing worse than slicing up apples, only to quickly have them become browned and just plain ugly. But did you know this process serves a real purpose? When exposed to air, apples have a built in defense mechanism against bacteria and fungus which comes from this browning process. Learn about the science behind this process.
Tip: How to Peel an Apple
Now that you’ve learned some science behind why the humble apple is so aweomse, it’s time to learn how to peel an apple in record time for enjoyment RIGHT NOW. Watch.
News: Nutella Bar Coming to NYCChocolate hazelnut-ty goodness seems to be all the rage these days. People are inventing hundreds of ways to use this heavenly concoction. However the most popular brand, Nutella, is increasing in popularity in ten folds as the doors to NYC’s Eataly Nutella Bar will be officially open this weekend. Smothered on crepes, muffins and brioche, this is a long line waiting to happen. Read more.
Gadgets: May the Force be with you…..in the Kitchen
- If you’re a huge fan of Star Wars, then you may have celebrated May the 4th (may the force) this past Sunday. If you forgot to honor it, than shame on you! (just kidding) But seriously, get a jump start on next year where you can watch all the movies, or create epic snacks with these awesome R2-D2 measuring cups. Buy yours today.
Shenanigans: My Dreams of Giant Food
Growing up, kids tend to have certain foods they rely on. Chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, and pizza make the top list of most requested foods. But what happens when you grant kids their wish of endless amounts of it? Watch now.
Entertainment: On Screen Deliciousness
Happening today in select theaters across the country, the movie Chef, will become available to the masses. Promising to be emotionally filled following the life of a chef, the on screen cinematography captures delicious moments that will leave you insanely hungry. Be sure to bring lots of snacks or eat immediate before and after. Read the review.