Are Coffee shops healthy? Find out

A visit to a coffee shop might fill you with more calories than a fast food burger. Calorie count has become an important tool to look after our health and weight. Of course, not everyone has a properly calculated calorie label. A Big Mac from McDonald’s has only 540 calories. While a long glass of…

Can ‘lab-grown meat’ be called meat?

The debate of lab-grown meat is on. Many people shy away from cultured meat. They assume it not natural and hence dangerous to eat. But it is actually safe to eat. The manufacturers believe that if they can label the cultured food as meat then the potential market will decrease. But the FDA will not…

Did you know about this fifth sense of taste?

When you take a bite of food, what do you taste? Is it bitter, sweet, salty or sour? How about savory? This is one sense you probably didn’t know was considered as a taste. This is also known as Umami- the fifth taste. We are able to perceive this taste due to the glutamic acid…