Columbus Telegram - Food-and-drink

Beer basics: 7 things to know about beer in the US

How much do you know about beer? Test your beer knowledge with these interesting facts about America's favorite brewed beverage. Read more

Beer may lack fizz in Europe amid carbon dioxide shortage

LONDON (AP) — No beer at this time of year? Read more

FDA reconsiders added sugar label for maple syrup, honey

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reconsidering its plan to require that pure maple syrup and honey be labeled as containing added sugars. Read more

Are sugar worries weighing on Frappuccino sales?

NEW YORK (AP) — Frappuccino sales are struggling, and concerns about how much sugar the slushy drinks contain may be among the reasons. Read more

Well-known surgeon talks opioids, Columbus' hospital

MATT LINDBERG The Columbus Telegram

One of the nation’s most well-known surgeons, authors and TV commentators came away impressed Thurs… Read more



Columbus people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.


Columbus residents find comfort, mobility, and savings with an American Standard Walk-In Tub

Call (888) 252-0208 to learn more about relieving pain, staying independent, and make bathing safer again. Save up to $1,500 on a Walk-In T…

Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

NEW YORK (AP) — If meat is grown in a lab without slaughtering animals, what should it be called? Read more

Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

NEW YORK (AP) — Read more

Environmental Nutrition: Comparing ghee to butter; new ruby chocolate

Q: Is ghee a healthier alternative to butter? A: Ghee, a type of clarified butter, which originated in India, has been used in Indian cooking and ayurvedic medicine for centuries. And now it is growing in popularity in the U.S. as a "health tonic." Read more

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10 cooking hacks that will make you the campfire hero

Cooking well while camping has become a puzzle I love to solve. It involves making a careful plan and sticking to it, working around three … Read more

11 easy-drinking, refreshing — and, yes, crushable — beers of summer

Beer is a year-round joy, of course, but it's no accident that the sweltering summer months are the industry's sales engine. Cold beer and … Read more

'Big Mac index': How many Big Macs will $50 get you around the world?

Ever wonder how many Big Macs $50 could get you in China? What about Brazil? Wonder no more. Here's a look at the "Big Mac index" for more … Read more

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Yelp shuts down teachers' account sharing student reviews

BOSTON (AP) — Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students. Read more

Kellogg recalls Honey Smacks because of salmonella potential

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling some of its Honey Smacks cereal after salmonella infected 73 people in 31 states. Read more

Long season helps make Vermont top maple syrup producer

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's longer-than-average maple season helped make it the nation's largest producer of maple syrup, yielding 1.9 million gallons of the sweet stuff this year. Read more