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Aphrodisiac Foods: plan a romantic dinner with scientifically sexy foods

What are some types?  |  How can I make them?   What are aphrodisiac foods?  Aphrodisiacs are substances that are used to increase the libido.  Aphrodisiac foods (a.k.a. sexy foods or romantic foods) are aphrodisiacs specifically in the form of food.  There is a...

Food Words: jargon for people who love food

What are they?  |  Where can I learn more?   What are food words?  Food words are words that are related to food and eating (not the names of foods themselves, because that's a whole 'nother story).  When people say words in relation to food, they utter the...

Omurice: a fluffy Japanese omelette eggsplosion

Where can I get it?  |  How can I make it?   What is omurice?  Omurice is a Japanese omelette served with rice and topped with ketchup or a sauce.   Its name is a portmanteau of omuretsu  (the Japanese pronunciation of omelette) and raisu  (the Japanese...

Trendy Foods

new food creations & food crazes

Mochi Donuts: distinctly chewy donuts in global flavors

Mochi Donuts: distinctly chewy donuts in global flavors

Where can I get them?  |  How can I make them?   What are mochi donuts?  Mochi donuts are a hybrid of traditional American doughnuts and Japanese mochi.  They are made of sweet gluttonous rice which, as you may have guessed, is the primary ingredient for mochi. ...

Crazy Drink Containers: Cups are out. Baby bottles and floaties are in.

This popular drink trend, constantly growing and evolving due to no shortage of business owners' creativity, is led by a deluge of giant baby bottles, floating drink holders and other uncommon drink vessels. What kinds are there? | Where can I get them? What is a...

The Impossible Burger and Beyond Burger: veggie burgers made for carnivores

Discover the Impossible Burger and Beyond Burger, the veggie burgers made for carnivores. (Question: Which of these are meat burgers, Impossible Burgers, or Beyond Burgers? See answer below.) What are they?  |  Where can I get them?       What is...

Rolled Ice Cream: scraping is literally cooler than scooping

Learn about Thai hand rolled ice cream rolls near you as featured in cities like NYC, Las Vegas, Houston and San Diego. Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It?   What is rolled ice cream?  Rolled ice cream (a.k.a. "stir-fried ice cream," "ice pan ice cream,"...

Blue Wine: life’s incomplete drinking reds and whites

What is blue wine?  Blue wine is a variation of wine that has specifically been produced to exhibit a distinct blue hue.  Its color is not meant to alter the flavor, but to primarily enhance the visual aspect when drinking. Drinking blue wine can be a bit of a...
Superfood Lattes: lucma lattes, golden milk, moon milk & more

Superfood Lattes: lucma lattes, golden milk, moon milk & more

What are they?  |  Where can I get them?   What are superfood lattes?  Superfood lattes are milk-based (or alternative milk-based) drinks made with some type of superfood.  They are known as healthy alternatives to coffee and other espresso-based beverages. ...

Food Around the World

unique foods & dishes of regional cuisines across the globe

Omurice: a fluffy Japanese omelette eggsplosion

Omurice: a fluffy Japanese omelette eggsplosion

Where can I get it?  |  How can I make it?   What is omurice?  Omurice is a Japanese omelette served with rice and topped with ketchup or a sauce.   Its name is a portmanteau of omuretsu  (the Japanese pronunciation of omelette) and raisu  (the Japanese...

Shabu-Shabu and Sukiyaki: Japanese bowl brothers

What are they?  |  Where Can I Get Them? What are shabu-shabu & sukiyaki?  Both shabu-shabu and sukiyaki are traditional Japanese dishes served in the nabemono (Japanese hot pot) style.  They both contain thin slices of meat and vegetables that are cooked...

Oregon: the home of notable local and non-chains

Oregon regional food Oregon, generally known by outsiders as the land of forests and hipsters, is the producer of several noteworthy foods & drinks.  Although many of these items can be found throughout the country, what better place to try them than straight from...

Goong Sarong: these prawns are all Thai’d up

  Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is goong sarong?  Goong sarong is a Thai appetizer made of cooked shrimp or prawns wrapped in crispy noodles.  It's usually accompanied by a chili sauce to dip the prawns in.  A very similar dish is goong hom pha...

Pandan: eat your greens in a sweet new way

  Know what pandan is and where to buy it. Find out what pandan leaves taste like including notes on flavor and paste extract, plus more about a great kitchen dessert cake recipe. Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is pandan?  Pandan (a.k.a....
Gelatin Art: magical floating flowers you can eat

Gelatin Art: magical floating flowers you can eat

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is gelatin art?  Gelatin art (a.k.a. jelly art, jello art, 3D gelatin cakes, or 3D gelatin dessert) is edible art composed of three-dimensional artistic designs suspended inside sweetened gelatin.  The gelatin (a.k.a....

Healthy Eats

vegan, vegetarian & pescetarian foods…plus healthy eating tips

Soursop: the tart yet sweet fruit that’s super healthy to boot

  Discover the exotic superfood soursop (a.k.a.graviola or guyabano) and foods & drinks that you can enjoy its health benefits from.Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is soursop?  Soursop is a fruit that is indigenous to tropical areas around the...

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 in a tomato-based sauce...

Exotic Superfoods: the lesser known healthiest foods in the world

  A list of the world's top exotic superfoods including the best amazing raw foods and organic green powder such as spirulina with vitamins and nutritional information. Where Can I Get it?   What are superfoods?  What are the world's most healthy superfoods?...

Alaskan foods: explore the last frontier…by mouth

Alaskan regional food Alaska, the largest state in the US, also has the longest coastline of all the states.  This lends itself to wide access of fresh seafood and wild game.  Although you may have had Alaskan king crab legs, king salmon and bison burgers; chances are...
Superfood Lattes: lucma lattes, golden milk, moon milk & more

Superfood Lattes: lucma lattes, golden milk, moon milk & more

What are they?  |  Where can I get them?   What are superfood lattes?  Superfood lattes are milk-based (or alternative milk-based) drinks made with some type of superfood.  They are known as healthy alternatives to coffee and other espresso-based beverages. ...

Meat Lovers

food for carnivores and pollotarians

Shawarma: a meal fit for “The Avengers”

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is shawarma?  Shawarma (sometimes spelled "shawerma") is meat prepared using a Middle Eastern process of grilling. Several pounds of seasoned meat are piled high onto a slowly rotating...

Jibarito: The Puerto Rican sandwich with plantains for bread

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It?   What is a jibarito?  A jibarito (pronounced: hee-ba-REE-toh) is a savory Puerto Rican sandwich that originated in Chicago. Instead of bread, it's held together with fried flattened plantains...and yes, that makes it...

State and County Fair foods: bacon-wrapped, deep-fried everything

What are some interesting fair foods?  |  Where can I get them? What first comes to mind when you think of your local state or county fair?  Is it the bright lights of the Ferris wheel, the sounds of carnies trying to lure you to play a carnival game,...

Bunny Chow: a South African bread bowl sans bunnies

  Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It?   What is bunny chow? Bunny chow (a.k.a. Durban bunny chow, bunny, or kota—short for quarter loaf) is a South African fast food dish that originated in Durban, a city in South Africa predominantly comprised of...

Glutto Digest is a nationwide food blog based in the US.  We feature unique & relatively esoteric foods & beverages 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). 😉

Still want to know more?  Find out more about us on our About page. 

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