Food &amp; Drink http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/21438/all en Starbucks to open 50 stores in India by end-2012 through joint venture with Tata http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/emerging-markets/120130/starbucks-open-50-stores-india-end-2012-through- <p> Starbuck&#39;s market entry comes at time when coffee outlets are enjoying increasing popularity in India, as a growing middle class embraces western-style caf&eacute; culture taking to buying espressos and cappuccinos. &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/emerging-markets/120130/starbucks-open-50-stores-india-end-2012-through-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culture & Lifestyle Emerging Markets Food & Drink india Business Emerging Markets Food & Drink Culture & Lifestyle India Mon, 30 Jan 2012 15:57:00 +0000 Luke Browne 5689464 at http://www.globalpost.com Angela Merkel hit by beer (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/waiter-accidentally-spills-five-glasses-beer-german-chanc The accident might actually be someone else's fault. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/waiter-accidentally-spills-five-glasses-beer-german-chanc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Angela Merkel Europe Food & Drink Germany World Leaders Food & Drink Europe Germany Culture & Lifestyle Weird Wide Web Tue, 28 Feb 2012 16:21:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5693861 at http://www.globalpost.com Celebrity chef Mario Batali settles for $5.25 million in lawsuit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/food-drink/120308/celebrity-chef-mario-batali-settles-525-million-la <p> Mario Batali, the New York restaurateur and chef, agreed to pay $5.25 million to settle a class-action lawsuit claiming that his restaurants had illegally confiscated part of their tips to supplement their profits.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/food-drink/120308/celebrity-chef-mario-batali-settles-525-million-la" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Food & Drink United States Fri, 09 Mar 2012 01:26:01 +0000 Alexander Besant 5695332 at http://www.globalpost.com Starbucks opens its first juice bar: 'Evolution Fresh' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120319/starbucks-opens-its-first-juice-bar-seattle-suburb Starbucks opened its first juice bar Monday in the Seattle suburb of Bellevue, the chain's biggest move outside of coffee.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120319/starbucks-opens-its-first-juice-bar-seattle-suburb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Business Food & Drink United States Mon, 19 Mar 2012 21:03:54 +0000 Alexander Besant 5696752 at http://www.globalpost.com Food aroma changes could lead to weight loss http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/health/120321/food-aroma-changes-could-lead-weight-loss According to a new study, stronger aromas may lead to smaller bites - a finding that may help control portion sizes. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/health/120321/food-aroma-changes-could-lead-weight-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Health Food & Drink Health Wed, 21 Mar 2012 22:44:36 +0000 Alexander Besant 5697117 at http://www.globalpost.com Burger King unveils new menu to compete with competitors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120402/burger-king-unveils-new-menu-compete-competitors Burger King launched the largest revamp of its menu Monday since its creation in the 1950s.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120402/burger-king-unveils-new-menu-compete-competitors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink McDonald's Business Food & Drink Mon, 02 Apr 2012 22:21:46 +0000 Alexander Besant 5698937 at http://www.globalpost.com Chipotle profits soar in first quarter http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120421/chipotle-profits-soar-first-quarter Chipotle Mexican Grill outdid competitors again last quarter, reporting a net income jump of 35 percent.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/120421/chipotle-profits-soar-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Business Sat, 21 Apr 2012 16:52:00 +0000 News Desk 5701290 at http://www.globalpost.com Red wine anti-aging properties shown in new study http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/science/120502/red-wine-anti-aging-properties-shown-new-study <p> Red wine&#39;s anti-aging properties is once again confirmed by a study that says the chemical resveratrol is the cause.</p><p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/science/120502/red-wine-anti-aging-properties-shown-new-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Science Science Thu, 03 May 2012 00:10:44 +0000 Alexander Besant 5702938 at http://www.globalpost.com Drinking too much tea can increase prostate cancer risk, says study http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/health/120619/drink-too-much-tea-can-increase-prostate-cancer-risks-says-study Tea in large quantities can significantly increase prostate cancer risk, says a new study.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/health/120619/drink-too-much-tea-can-increase-prostate-cancer-risks-says-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Health Health Tue, 19 Jun 2012 18:30:55 +0000 Alexander Besant 5708483 at http://www.globalpost.com Red, white and blue: 9 foods for the Fourth http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5710497 <p>Star spangled spritzers and red, white and blueberry cupcakes top our list of the best patriotic foods for this 4th of July.</p> Food & Drink Food & Drink Culture & Lifestyle United States Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:06:00 +0000 Lydia Jessup 5710497 at http://www.globalpost.com Red, white and blue: 9 foods for the Fourth http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/red-white-and-bleu-9-foods-the-fourth Star spangled spritzers and red, white and blueberry cupcakes top our list of the best patriotic foods for this 4th of July. Food & Drink Food & Drink Culture & Lifestyle Weird Wide Web GlobalPost Blogs Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:06:00 +0000 Lydia Jessup 5710500 at http://www.globalpost.com 5 really weird, and enormous, food heists http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/food-drink/140605/5-weird-food-heists <p><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">Last week, Thai police took time off from dealing with the fallout of the country&#39;s military coup to nab a man who stole 35 candy bars from a 7-11. In the history of weird-ass food thievery, though, this barely ranks. Here are some of the biggest, strangest heists of comestibles worldwide.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/food-drink/140605/5-weird-food-heists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Drink Food & Drink Strange But True Germany Offbeat Russia United Kingdom Thailand Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:51:00 +0000 Jess Zimmerman 6167876 at http://www.globalpost.com