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Europe

  1. spreading scandalously
    Nutella Maker Secretly Changed the Spread’s Recipe So It’s More SugaryNew labels also show there’s 16 percent more powdered milk.
  2. edible insects
    European Supermarket Chain Unveils Delightful-Sounding ‘Mealworm Burgers’The company worked with a start-up for three years to develop the product.
  3. Recalls
    Mars Just Recalled Candy Bars in 55 Different CountriesIt’s expected to cost the company tens of millions of dollars.
  4. Beer Me
    World’s Best Town to Install Public Beer FountainLocal officials opted for this over fixing their water supply.
  5. Scams
    Benoît Violier Was Reportedly the Victim of a Million-Dollar Wine ScamA new report says he got screwed out of millions in fine wine.
  6. RIP
    World-Renowned Chef Benoît Violier Dies of Apparent SuicideThe 44-year-old chef’s restaurant was named the best in the world just a month and a half ago.
  7. Food Fights
    California Markets Olive Oil As Scandal-FreePlus, Stateside orchards are “industrial marvels.”
  8. The Chain Gang
    Consumer Groups Accuse McDonald’s of Price-Gouging Franchisees on RentThey claim the chain is charging up to ten times the market rate in the EU.
  9. Heatlh
    A Major Winemaker Will Soon Post Calorie CountsTreasury Wine Estates will blaze the trail.
  10. The Chain Gang
    McDonald’s Is About to Have Major Tax Trouble in EuropeThe EU plans to investigate if the chain dodged over $1 billion in taxes.
  11. The Chain Gang
    The EU Says Starbucks Created a Shady Shell Company to Avoid Paying TaxesIt was suddenly dissolved as soon as regulators started asking questions.
  12. The Chain Gang
    A New Report Says McDonald’s Dodged More Than $1 Billion in European TaxesTrade unions are not loving these accounting practices.
  13. Recalls
    Fireball Reassures World That Their Product Isn’t ActuallyFans should “continue to enjoy their favorite product as they always have.”
  14. Cruciferous Sisyphus
    Man Decides to Push Brussels Sprouts Up Mountain With His NoseIt’s for charity.
  15. Tax and Tip
    European Commission Opens Investigation of Starbucks’s Tax ArrangementsApple and Fiat are also being looked at.
  16. Mediavore
    Florida Prisoner Protests Soy Diet; UCLA Cafeteria Goes GlobalMystery meat is increasingly being replaced by sushi and pork ramen.
  17. Mediavore
    The Cost of Obesity; The Party’s On in TemeculaThe region struggles to be taken seriously for its wine as hordes descend just to get drunk and have a good time.
  18. Mediavore
    Mutant E. Coli Attacks Europe; Keep Gramps Out of The Four LokoThe rogue strain of bacteria is found to have aggressive genes. Scary!
  19. Mediavore
    How To Keep Kosher While Getting Sloshed; Mochi Master Mikawaya Opens New PlantL’Chaim makes kosher vodka, tequila, and rum while the Japanese-American dessert originator has new digs.