Kate Bratskeir
Kate Bratskeir

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

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April 7, 2017

Gordon Ramsay just tore apart everyone who thinks pineapple on pizza is good

Even DiGiorno got involved.

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?
March 27, 2017

Sean Spicer just gave a press conference with a huge thing of spinach in his teeth

Sean Spicer appeared to have spinach in his teeth and the internet is losing it.
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March 20, 2017

This Australian coffee has so much caffeine, it comes with a health warning

It has 80 times the caffeine of a regular espresso shot.
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March 18, 2017

The complete history of Donald Trump’s forgotten cameos in fast food commercials

Donald and Ivana Trump's 1995 Pizza Hut commercial was internally referred to as "Pizza Slut."

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March 17, 2017

Trader Joe's recalls frozen breakfast burritos for possible contamination

8,622 pounds of frozen burritos were recalled.
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March 16, 2017
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March 14, 2017
March 9, 2017

In an affront to all that is good, people are dipping their pizza in milk

"What kind of f—-d up society is this where this isn't punishable by death?"
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March 7, 2017

Cinnamon Toast hoverboards — and other sad marketing attempts to make cereal cool again

Millennials aren't eating much cereal these days, and food marketers are scrambling to get these lost customers back.

Feb. 24, 2017

This high-tech farm can grow perfect veggies literally anywhere in the world

The farm of the future serves up delicious salad greens, bok choy and basil, all grown by indoor LED lights.
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Feb. 22, 2017

When you learn about the creator of National Margarita Day, you'll want to celebrate even harder

The origins of the national holiday have zero ties to any kind of marketing ploy.
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Feb. 15, 2017

Food lobbyists are paid to lie to you. But their job just got a lot harder.

Fraudulent health claims and special interest ties will be scrutinized by a group of experts.

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Feb. 6, 2017
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Feb. 2, 2017

By 2050, we'll all be eating bugs — on purpose

With more protein and less fat than steak, crickets will soon fuel our every move.
Jan. 30, 2017

Starbucks just announced it would create 10,000 jobs for refugees in response to Trump ban

The hiring plan will roll out over the next five years.
Jan. 26, 2017

A Trump supporter left a black waitress a $450 tip — but the note he left with it has people crying foul

A restaurant patron made sure his friend removed his #MAGA hat before he left his black waitress a generous tip.