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Turkey Cranberry Sandwich Variations: Thanksgiving leftovers perfected

A turkey cranberry sandwich (a.k.a. Pilgrim sandwich or Puritan sandwich) is a traditional type of American sandwich. The core elements of this sandwich consist of roasted turkey slices, cranberry and stuffing. As you may have guessed, these sandwiches were an...

Bomboloni – Italian doughnuts filled with sweet delight

Bomboloni, Bombolone, Bombolini Bomboloni are popular Italian desserts or snacks made of round pieces of deep-fried dough filled with jam, sweet cream or custard. They can be viewed as Italy's answer to American jelly doughnuts or cream-filled doughnuts. However,...

Halloween Drinks: non-alcoholic sips and alcoholic spirits

Want to take your Halloween party to the next level? Consider serving some Halloween drinks! "What exactly do you mean by Halloween drinks?" you ask. These are visually intriguing libations intended to add to the ambiance of your Halloween bash. In other words, when...

Trendy Foods

new food creations & food crazes

Drink Bombs: weapons of mass thirst destruction

Drink Bombs: weapons of mass thirst destruction

Drink bombs are the general term for drinks that involve dropping a container of one or more ingredients into an existing beverage. These types of drinks have been around for over a century. However, thanks to the internet, a new generation of drink bombs has arisen...

Dirty Bread: the messier the better

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is dirty bread?  Dirty bread is a chocolate cream-filled croissant, coated in chocolate ganache and generously covered in cocoa powder.  It’s mass appeal is that it inevitably gets your face...

Honey Brick Toast: move over gingerbread houses

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is a honey brick toast?  Honey brick toast (a.k.a. brick toast, honey toast, Japanese honey toast, or Shibuya honey toast) is a thick dense toast often cut into cubes and assembled into a large brick...

Mead: the oldest alcohol makes a historic return

Mead is the type of beverage that you'd expect Thor, the Norse god of thunder, to guzzle then smash his stein to the ground before shouting, "Another!" It is the drink of Vikings, Danish warriors and many other historic figures. Unless you've played period-piece video...

Goth food: the dark side of food is surprisingly healthy

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is goth food?  Goth food is any type of food that has been dyed with activated charcoal, squid ink, black sesame, black truffle, or some other type of black food coloring so that it appears black, or...
Weird Food Combinations: surprisingly tasty pairings

Weird Food Combinations: surprisingly tasty pairings

Weird food combinations are two ingredients that are virtually never seen together, but somehow, someone ate them together and discovered that they actually taste pretty good. These "odd couples" work well since their primary flavors and/or textures complement each...

Food Around the World

unique foods & dishes of regional cuisines across the globe

Bomboloni – Italian doughnuts filled with sweet delight

Bomboloni – Italian doughnuts filled with sweet delight

Bomboloni, Bombolone, Bombolini Bomboloni are popular Italian desserts or snacks made of round pieces of deep-fried dough filled with jam, sweet cream or custard. They can be viewed as Italy's answer to American jelly doughnuts or cream-filled doughnuts. However,...

Ube Health Benefits: harness the power of purple

Ube isn’t just an eye-catching Filipino food, it’s also a rich source of essential nutrients and vitamins.  Hearing that ube is healthy may cause native Filipinos to raise an eyebrow since the traditional form of ube (ube halaya) is a thick sweet jam packed with...

Bomboloni – Italian doughnuts filled with sweet delight

Bomboloni, Bombolone, Bombolini Bomboloni are popular Italian desserts or snacks made of round pieces of deep-fried dough filled with jam, sweet cream or custard. They can be viewed as Italy's answer to American jelly doughnuts or cream-filled doughnuts. However,...

Trapizzino: Italian pocket sandwiches

Trapizzino is a triangular pocket-shaped sandwich that has become a popular street food in Italy. It is made with a pizza dough that is formed into a pocket stuffed with traditional Roman dishes including pollo alla cacciatora (chicken cacciatore), genoivese (beef...

Shakshuka: Tunisian breakfast is served

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is shakshuka?  Shakshuka (alternatively spelled shakshouka) is a dish that originated from Tunisia, a North African country bordering the Mediterranean Sea.  It’s made primarily of poached eggs...
Halloween Drinks: non-alcoholic sips and alcoholic spirits

Halloween Drinks: non-alcoholic sips and alcoholic spirits

Want to take your Halloween party to the next level? Consider serving some Halloween drinks! "What exactly do you mean by Halloween drinks?" you ask. These are visually intriguing libations intended to add to the ambiance of your Halloween bash. In other words, when...

Healthy Eats

vegan, vegetarian & pescetarian foods…plus healthy eating tips

Meditation for Digestion: tap into the mind-gut connection

Meditation for Digestion: tap into the mind-gut connection

You are likely well aware that meditation can help reduce stress. However, did you know that it can also lead to a healthy stomach and digestive system? The connection between your mind and your gut is extremely powerful. You may have heard of the mind-gut connection...

Elotes: Mexican street corn is next level

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is an elote?  An elote (pronounced eh-LOH-teh) is a popular Mexican street food made of grilled corn on the cob peeled from the husk and covered in savory condiments that traditionally...

Raclette: introducing the melted cheese of your dreams

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is raclette?   Raclette is a semi-hard cow’s milk cheese from Switzerland.  It is commonly shaped into a giant wheel of cheese that is sliced and held to an open flame or other heat...

CBD-Infused Foods: Health Benefits Galore in Cocktails, Dishes and More

Where Can I Get CBD-infused foods?  |  How Can I Make Them? What is CBD oil?  Are CBD-infused foods safe to eat?  CBD oil is a therapeutic oil commonly produced from the cannabis plant.  Without getting too technical, cannabis yields two...

Pao de queijo: chewy golden balls of goodness

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is pao de queijo?  Pao de queijo (technically “pão de queijo,” but the tilde over the “a” doesn’t always like to appear in text ?) is a Brazilian cheese bread.  It’s made with cassava flour or...
Seacuterie board: charcuterie ideas for seafood lovers

Seacuterie board: charcuterie ideas for seafood lovers

Hosting a seafood dinner party? Hosting any dinner party? Change things up with a seacuterie board! What is a seacuterie board? A seacuterie board is a food board (although not necessarily a charcuterie board in the strictest definition) that features seafood. This...

Meat Lovers

food for carnivores and pollotarians

Mexican charcuterie board: not just nacho & taco platters

Hosting a Mexican fiesta? Whether it's for Cinco de Mayo or Taco Tuesday, you'll definitely impress your guests with a Mexican charcuterie board. What is a Mexican charcuterie board? A Mexican charcuterie board is a food board (although not necessarily...

Croque-Monsieur and Croque-Madame: a childhood staple upgraded

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is a croque-monsieur and a croque-madame?  Both the croque-monsieur and croque-madame are French versions of the basic ham and cheese sandwich.  The croque-monsieur (French for “mister...

Coxinha: Brazil’s answer to chicken nuggets and drumsticks

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What are coxinhas?  Coxinha (a.k.a. “coxinha de frango” co-SHEEN-ya dee FRAHN-goo, or “coxinha de galinha” co-SHEEN-ya dee ga-LEEN-ya) is a popular Brazilian street food which is a boneless...

Porchetta: Italian pork roast for the holidays and every day

Porchetta (also "porketta") is a traditional Italian roast pork that is often seen as a primary dish for family feasts. While porchetta is a great fancy-looking dish to serve on special occasions like the holidays, it is also eaten for everyday meals. It Rome, it's...
Mexican charcuterie board: not just nacho & taco platters

Mexican charcuterie board: not just nacho & taco platters

Hosting a Mexican fiesta? Whether it's for Cinco de Mayo or Taco Tuesday, you'll definitely impress your guests with a Mexican charcuterie board. What is a Mexican charcuterie board? A Mexican charcuterie board is a food board (although not necessarily...

Glutto Digest is a nationwide food blog based in the US.  We feature unique foods & beverages less known to the masses, ranging from the traditional to the trendy. Browse through our posts above to discover the best, most unique, newest, and up and coming foods & drinks (including recipes for delicious meals and yummy dishes). 

To break things down, Glutto Digest’s posts focus on these main things:

1. Interesting foods & drinks (based on unique qualities i.e. visual appeal, taste, eating experience and/or health benefits).  Examples of popular articles have included:

  • rolled ice cream – this is a type of made-to-order ice cream made on frozen flat surfaces and scraped off to create rolls of ice cream
  • pani puri shots – these are savory Indian shots that come in an array of eye-catching colors
  • CBD oil edibles and gummies – these are edible goods made of the largely legal component of cannabis, CBD, which is linked with healing properties
  • flaming saganaki – this is a Greek cheese appetizer that is lit on fire 
  • coxinhas – these are Brazilian appetizers similar to chicken nuggets
  • air fried foods – these are a healthier alternative to deep-fried foods and can easily be made at home
  • exotic fruits – these are fruits that are commonly found in tropical regions around the world
  • liquid nitrogen puffs & dragon’s breath – these are snacks infused with liquid nitrogen that make you breathe like a dragon

 2. How you can try these foods & drinks yourself (i.e. where to buy them near you & how to make them—at the bottom of each food article). Click on any of the articles above to find the closest places that serve these foods and recipes on the easiest way to make them (when applicable).

 3. Tips for eating healthy (cause there is a right & wrong way to eat anything). When you feature all kinds of trending foods, some of them are bound to not be the most healthy. 😛  We feel a responsibility educate people to eat responsibly as well.  Here are some examples of articles that provide tips on how to eat healthy and responsibly:

 Other things you can do on Glutto Digest include:

1. Shopping for food-related gifts that you or your favorite food lover might like on our Gift Shop page.  We have pretty much anything you could ever want to need, from stuff you can use for your kitchen to containers to keep your food & drinks fresh on the go.
2. Subscribing to our latest food posts on our Subscription page.  Subscribing to Glutto Digest is like having a really awesome foodie friend to keep you in-the-know about all the best food trends and cultural foods that you probably wouldn’t know of otherwise.
3. Letting us know if you want us to feature a specific food, location or recipe on our Contact page.  Although we have a pretty good pulse on all kinds of foods & drinks to feature, we’re always open to hearing other suggestions.  Don’t hesitate to reach out….We don’t bite (unless you’re hiding food from us). 😉

 

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