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Father’s Day Charcuterie Board: a sincere form of plattery

Your dad is one of a kind. One of the best ways to show your dad your appreciation for everything he's done for you is to make him a custom Father's Day charcuterie board. What is a Father's Day charcuterie board? It’s a food board (not always technically...

Gruyere cheese: the essential Swiss cheese

What is Gruyère? Gruyère is a firm pale yellow Swiss cheese with few to no "eyes." It is one of the most well-known cheeses to hail from Switzerland and is named after the Swiss town of Gruyères. In order to produce its notable taste, Gruyère is traditionally aged for...

Havarti cheese: it is not rotten in the state of Denmark

What is havarti cheese? Havarti is a semi-soft Danish cheese made from cow's milk.  It originated in Denmark in the mid 19th century by Danish cheesemaker, Hanne Nielsen, who tested out different forms of "curd-washing." This cheese was named after Havarthigaard,...

Trendy Foods

new food creations & food crazes

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...

Sushi Burritos: sink your teeth into sushi like never before

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is a sushi burrito?  Simply put, a sushi burrito is a large sushi roll wrapped up like a burrito.  The ingredients are typically those of a traditional sushi roll: protein,...

The Impossible Burger and Beyond Burger: 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 the Impossible Burger?  What is the Beyond Burger? The Impossible Burger is a...

Mangonada: a refreshing Mexican slushie with a kick

A mangonada (a.k.a. chamango, chamoyada and mangoneada) is a blended frozen Mexican drink primarily made of mangoes and chamoy. Its bold sunset colors of orange and deep reds are a visual representation of its bold mix of sweet, sour and spicy flavors. Because of its...

Food Mashups to Food Trends: Reinventing Burgers, Pizza and Tacos

Where Can I Get Food Mashups?  |  How Can I Make Them? What are food mashups? First of all, the "food" being referred to includes your most common foods and dishes like: pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, tacos, ice cream, etc.  (Don’t get this confused...
Mangonada: a refreshing Mexican slushie with a kick

Mangonada: a refreshing Mexican slushie with a kick

A mangonada (a.k.a. chamango, chamoyada and mangoneada) is a blended frozen Mexican drink primarily made of mangoes and chamoy. Its bold sunset colors of orange and deep reds are a visual representation of its bold mix of sweet, sour and spicy flavors. Because of its...

Food Around the World

unique foods & dishes of regional cuisines across the globe

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...

Oshizushi: sushi cubed not rolled

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is oshizushi?  Oshizushi (a.k.a. oshi sushi—meaning “pressed sushi” or hakozushi / hako sushi—meaning “box sushi” in Osaka) is a traditional variation of sushi created during the 18th century in...

Nevada foods (from Reno to Vegas): diners, buffets and so much more

Nevada regional foods Nevada is a state of extremes, from its hot arid deserts to its frigid snowy mountains—bustling casinos to desolate ghost towns.  Its food scene is no different.  The Silver State is home to tons of notable eating establishments: simple...

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...

Char Siu Bao: steamy pillowy pork buns

Steamed buns with barbecue pork filling Char siu bao are Chinese (specifically Cantonese) barbecue pork buns. They are also known as cha siu bao or chashaobao. There are two main types of these buns, steamed and baked. The steamed bao are more common and have a puffy...
Kai Jeow: the puffy Thai omelet from the streets

Kai Jeow: the puffy Thai omelet from the streets

Kai jeow (also spelled as khai jiao, khai jiaw, kai jeaw or kai jiew) is a traditional Thai fried omelet. What makes it unique is its puffed-up texture which is created by frying whisked eggs in hot oil. It is normally mixed with fish sauce and green onions but can...

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...

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...

Air Fried Foods: Dump that deep fryer. Eat healthier with an air fryer.

What are they?  |  Where Can I Get them?   What are air fried foods?  What’s an air fryer? Air fried foods are foods that are “fried” primarily by hot air.  They are healthier than deep-fried, shallow-fried and pan-fried foods...

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 all types of eaters towards responsible...

Naan Pizza: swap out that boring pizza dough

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What is naan pizza?  Naan pizza is pretty much what it sounds like, pizza made out of naan bread instead of traditional pizza dough.  Naan is an oven-baked flatbread that originated in Central and...
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

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...

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...

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

Where Can I Get it?  |  How Can I Make It? What are tapsilog and other silogs?  Tapsilog is a popular Filipino breakfast dish.  It is a combination of 3 main components: cooked beef or other meat (tapa in Tagalog)...

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...

St. Patrick’s Day Charcuterie Board

Looking for a fun, family-friendly way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? Instead of going out and getting mobbed by a crowd of green beer-guzzling drunkards, make a St. Patrick's Day charcuterie board for your friends and family to enjoy. What is a St. Patrick's Day...
St. Patrick’s Day Charcuterie Board

St. Patrick’s Day Charcuterie Board

Looking for a fun, family-friendly way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? Instead of going out and getting mobbed by a crowd of green beer-guzzling drunkards, make a St. Patrick's Day charcuterie board for your friends and family to enjoy. What is a St. Patrick's Day...

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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