The Pursuit of Health & Happiness

Trends may come and go, but the Augmented Self trend is here to stay. Augmented Self, identified as one of the seven global consumer trends, looks at how consumers continually seek improvement through the use of food as well as technology. With a hyper-focus on the functionality of foods, it also looks at the holistic…

Cocktail Flavor of the Month: Spiced Orange

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"Back to Normal" If there is one thing the pandemic has done, it has heightened our awareness for comfort and connection. We anxiously look forward to those days of "normal" where events and experiences are more of a reality and less of a distant memory. We crave a sense of physical and mental security. In…

Cocktail Flavor of the Month : Banana

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Brief History about Bananas Bananas are some of the most versatile of tropical fruits. Originating from Southeast Asia, it is thought that bananas are one of the world’s first cultivated fruits. The path of the fruit to North America is quite arduous. The fruit starts its journey thriving in Africa, then travelling with the sailors…

Flavorful Finds, January: Asian Beverages

This is a recurring series of posts based on new products we find in the marketplace that are fun, different and FLAVORFUL!  This time around, we explored Asian inspired beverages I am not sure about you but I going through travel withdrawal. I mainly travel to experience the food and the music. To me, these are the…

Cocktails: No Bar Required

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Did you think you would ever miss going to a bar for a cocktail? Even if you are the occasional cocktail drinker, the answer to that question is probably YES! Don't you love looking at the menu and seeing the use of familiar and unusual ingredients? What about those fun cocktail names?. (Night Cure, Sugar…