Kate Bratskeir
Kate Bratskeir

Kate Bratskeir is a Food Editor at Mic. She can be reached at kate@mic.com.

July 21, 2017

Where to go for the best breakfast, lunch and dinner in Portland, Maine

Start with a maple buttercream cupcake, move on to duck fat fries, and end with a brown butter lobster roll.

July 18, 2017

The best carry-on suitcases for under $300

There's an affordable carry-on for every type of traveler.
July 14, 2017

Where to score free ice cream this Sunday

Is there anything sweeter than free ice cream?
July 14, 2017

Meet the 84-year-old who’s been running New York City’s only 24-hour ice cream shop for decades

Ray works the late shift — from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. — and is the definition of the American Dream.
July 14, 2017

Shaquille O’Neal is very loyal to one particular ice cream chain

Plus, he prefers chocolate sprinkles to rainbow.
July 13, 2017

The simple trick for making ice cream taste even better

Adding this common pantry item to ice cream will elevate its flavor.

July 10, 2017

Here's why one company wants you to eat ice cream for breakfast

Your childhood dreams might just be a grown-up reality.
July 4, 2017

The greatest health benefits of spending time by the ocean

Stop putting off that beach day — it's actually good for you.
June 29, 2017

How to eat less meat without going fully vegetarian

Cutting down your meat consumption is easier than you think.
June 22, 2017

3 science-proven reason croissants always taste better in Paris

Three factors come into play here: psychology, technique and quality of ingredients.
June 15, 2017

3 most popular hotels in the world are all in the same country

They've all got one very important thing in common.

June 12, 2017

9 stunning Airbnbs in wine countries to put on your travel list

From a castle in the south of France to a quaint cottage on a vineyard in Pennsylvania, wine lovers everywhere are sure to find something to whet their whistles.
June 1, 2017

The best new books to read this summer

These are the best new releases of the year.
May 24, 2017

The 9 best sunscreens to buy this summer

Protect yourself from harmful rays while soaking up your summer fun.
May 18, 2017

The one thing Anthony Bourdain hates about whiskey

Plus, his preferred way to drink it.
May 15, 2017

Where the fastest man in the world goes to relax

Usain Bolt's happy place might surprise you.

April 25, 2017

These are the douchiest foods to order at a restaurant, according to Anthony Bourdain

Certain overpriced foods are more about conspicuous consumption than true gustatory value, says the "Parts Unknown" star.
April 7, 2017
April 4, 2017

Pepsi's Kendall Jenner ad, an ill-conceived attempt at using social justice to sell soda

Here's how the brand is attempting to reach a generation of activists.
April 1, 2017

Bloody Mary vs. Mimosa? Settling brunch's oldest debate once and for all.

Are you Team Bloody or Team Mim?