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Tartini: Frozen Tart Yogurt

Posted on September 12, 2008 Under Food

The favorite emerging food trend of the summer is one you should expect to see only more of. Frozen Tart Yogurt -- if you haven't seen it or tried it in your town, it's on its way. You've probably heard…

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Hint Water: Relaunch

Posted on July 29, 2008 Under Food

Hint Water in honeydew-hibiscus is by far the most refreshing thing I've had this summer. The flavored water has debuted a new bottle design, as well as four new tastes: honeydew-hibiscus, blackberry, hibiscus-vanilla, and watermelon. Not only is the new…

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Exclusive First Look: Clock Bar

Posted on July 22, 2008 Under Travel

Michael Mina's Clock Bar is the newest collaboration between Mina and the Westin St. Francis, paying homage to the San Francisco hotel's century-old tradition in Union Square. While the namesake -- the Magneta grandfather clock -- proudly stands outside the…

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Tequila 5150

Posted on July 9, 2008 Under Food

Tequila 5150 is a new American tequila, or rather an "eau de vie de agave," and the first of its kind. Frank Leal, owner of Leal Vineyards in Hollister, CA is the first American to legally import blue agave into…

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Got Milk? Got Chocolate. Got Straws.

Posted on June 5, 2008 Under Food

Got milk? Chocolate Flavored Straws, recently released by The San Francisco Chocolate Company, are a great example of fun, functional packaging to bring out the kid in all of us (milk drinkers). Within a sealed, wider than normal straw, chocolate…

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Shake Things Up With Gourmet Salts

Posted on May 22, 2008 Under Food

The salt revolution is coming. I know, we all thought artisan salts were totally passé in the gourmet world, now that everyone and their mom has had Himalayan pink sea salt. It's time to put it on something else besides…

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Posted on July 19, 2007 Under Food

Microgravity Enterprises sells products such as the AntiMatter energy drink and Space2O water. The company is based on "bringing space to earth", so basically flying the product to space and bringing it back down is special. Space2Oâ„¢ claims to have…

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7-Eleven Goes Yellow

Posted on July 19, 2007 Under Food

7-Eleven just announced the conversion of all "participating stores" to be temporary Kwik-E-Marts (or at least they did on the radio"¦I have yet to track down a news release). The lucky girl I am, I happen to live near one…

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Posted on June 22, 2007 Under Food

What TASTE has done to the can -- and the food inside it -- takes tinned food to a whole new level. TASTE has dubbed itself as "the World's First Luxury Canned Food Line" and they are not playing around.…

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Function Drinks

Posted on June 14, 2007 Under Food

Dr. Alex Hughes is an orthopedic surgeon at UCLA in the morning and in the afternoon, he is the president of Function Drinks. You may have heard of Function Drinks (their first drink, Urban Detox, is a popular remedy for…

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