As the old Spanish proverb goes, “The belly rules the mind.” But what does that mean when it comes to edible wrappers, colored honey or 3D printed meat? As we kick off the week, we look at food oddities that could certainly impact the belly, but how do they affect the mind?
Are You Going to Eat that Wrapper?
It’s true, WikiCells could reduce packaging refuse, but we’re not sure about gazpacho in a membrane. Steve Swimmer (@stevens1) would you consider eating food encased in edible membranes?
Florida Man Dies after Winning Cockroach-Eating Contest
We’re not really sure what to think about this story. Could it be in line for a Darwin award? Thanks to Angie Orth (@AngieAway) for kind of grossing us out, yet amusing us at the same time.
Sacre Blue! French Bees’ Taste for M&Ms Make for Colored Honey
Seems honeybees in the Alsace region of France will travel for a sugar fix. Kirstin Butler (@kirstinbutler) thanks for the colofrul story.
19 Secret Menu Items to Conquer at Fast Food Chains
We now feel the need to order up green leafy veggies. John Burke (@johnburke) is a Suicide Burger in your future?
Video of the Week
Will we ever forget the Lunch Lady?
Did you enjoy this edition of Monday Madeleines? Leave a comment and let us know what your perfect 3D meal would be. No over-sharing here. (But if you somehow cross that line, we’ll let you know.)