Today begins Starkbierzeit, strong beer season, in Munich. Starkbierzeit originated with 17th century monks who drank the beer instead of of solid food during Lent.
The gold medal-winning Canadian women's hockey team is being scrutinized for its beer, champagne, and cigar-laden celebration on ice.
Speed skater Apolo Ohno's daily calorie intake can rise as high as 8,000 calories in a day during his heaviest training.
The Los Angeles Times reports that film director Tim Burton based the White Queen in his new adaptation of Alice in Wonderland on TV cook and cookbook author Nigella Lawson. The character in the movie is played by Anne Hathaway.Read More >
A couple is being sued by their former tenants for installing an "ugly" Ikea kitchen in a deluxe apartment in the sky (atop the Gramercy Park Hotel, actually).
Restaurant critic Jonathan Gold has kindly furnished a list of the 99 things you must eat in Los Angeles before you die.
Indian TV chef Sanjeev Kapoor's books have sold an estimated 10 million copies, and his website pulls in 25 million hits a month. Next up: his own cable channel.
What's big on flickr? High-speed images of cookies splashing down into a cup of coffee, according to Bon Appetit.Read More >
A new bakery caters to dudes who may like cupcakes, but bristle at pastel-hued frosting.