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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. ...

Molecular Gastronomy: the rebirth of a passing fad

Where Can I Get It?  |  How Can I Make It? What is molecular gastronomy?  Molecular gastronomy is a modern style of cooking that takes social, artistic and technical elements into account.  Although formally defined in 1988, "molecular gastronomy" goes by many names...

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...

Vegas Bowl: a sinfully decadent foggy dessert

  Where Can I Get it?  |  How Do I Eat It?   What is a Vegas Bowl? A Vegas Bowl is a one-of-a-kind foggy dessert invented by award-winning pastry chef and chocolatier, Jean-Phillippe Maury.   It consists of house made...

Shaved Snow: not a snow cone, nor shave ice

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is shaved snow?  Shaved snow (also known as snow ice, snow fluff, shaved ice cream or shaved cream) is a flavored block of frozen milk that is shaven into thin, fluffy ribbons and covered with a variety of sweet toppings...
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...

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...

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...

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...

Halo-Halo: a Filipino sundae unlike any other

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It?   What is halo-halo? Halo-halo (pronounced: ha-loh ha-loh, not hey-low hey-low) is a colorful traditional Filipino dessert that resembles an ice cream sundae.  It literally translates to "mix mix" which is appropriate...
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

Exotic Vegetables: wake up your plates and palates

Since we've already posted about exotic fruits, it would only be right to post about exotic vegetables as well.  These are vegetables common throughout different parts of the world and can sometimes be found in your local produce market, or specialty/international...

Eating Healthy: a cheat sheet to make healthy food choices easily

  Here's a guide following the KISS (Keep It Simple, Stupid) principle to quickly make better, healthier food decisions.  Keep in mind that these are general guidelines, not a strict all-inclusive set of rules, designed to steer people towards responsible eating....

Hawaiian foods: taste the islands with lilikoi, guri guri and more

Hawaiian regional food Hawaii is the only state in the US that is entirely composed of islands.   Because of its geography, Hawaii is naturally known for its fresh seafood...Thanks for the poke craze, Hawaii (and btw, it's pronounced POH-keh).   Other foods...

Sushi Donuts: a 2000-year-old tradition has “evolved”

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is a sushi donut?  Sushi is a traditional food that has been around for thousands of years and the process of making sushi has been a serious Japanese tradition. However, with sushi becoming mainstream internationally,...
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

Arepas: stuffed sandwiches filled with Latin flavor

  Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It?   What are arepas?   An arepa is a savory food that originated from Venezuela, Colombia and Panama.  It is consists of a cooked corn flour patty (either maize meal or flour) usually topped or stuffed like a sandwich...

Coxinha: Brazil’s answer to chicken nuggets and drumsticks

  What is coxinha? Discover this easy fried or baked chicken using an authentic Brazilian food recipe now. 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"...

Tapsilog and other Silogs: garlic rice & egg are the ultimate pairing

Learn what tapsilog is. Also find out how to make and where to find, buy, and order the best silogs like beef tapsilog, longsilog, tosilog, bangsilog and spamsilog.  Discover menu, recipe and meals at bistro express restaurants near you. Where Can I Get it?  |  How...

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,...

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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