Khushbu Shah
Khushbu Shah

Khushbu Shah is the deputy food editor. She can be reached at khushbu@mic.com.

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Oct. 12, 2016

Now you can buy the least woke beer, aptly called "Stay Woke"

File this under "very bad ideas."

News
Oct. 10, 2016

9 Columbused foods to problematically eat on Columbus Day

Celebrate the holiday in style!
Oct. 7, 2016
Oct. 7, 2016

Astronaut food and the diet of an average college kid are more similar than you'd think?

Astronauts don't subsist on freeze-dried ice cream, btw.
News
Oct. 5, 2016

Which meal kit service does the vegetarian option best? We tried them all to find out.

Contrary to popular belief, vegetarians don't just eat pasta for dinner.
News
Sept. 28, 2016

Can an air fryer really make french fries healthier? Here's how the kitchen gadget works.

Is this what dreams are made of?

News
Sept. 27, 2016

Want to reduce crime in America? Try giving kids better food.

It's a lot cheaper to provide healthful food to children than to put someone through the incarceration system.
News
Sept. 27, 2016

Why you should be eating an Icelandic breakfast

It might just be the secret to a healthy life.
Sept. 26, 2016

Everything you need to know about ube — the purple yam that's more than a hipster trend

Just because it's trending on Instagram doesn't mean it's "new."
Sept. 23, 2016

Bomb squad called over box of cookies with Arabic text, Islamaphobia alive and well

The box had both Arabic and English descriptions on it.
News
Sept. 22, 2016

Oktoberfest has a sexual assault problem — it isn't all brats and beers

At the Munich festival, there are designated tents to provide aid for victims of violence.

News
Sept. 22, 2016

Say hello to taiyaki, the adorable fish-shaped ice cream cones taking over Instagram

These Japanese pastries are more than 100 years old.
News
Sept. 21, 2016

5 million Somalis — the populations of SF, Chicago and Philly combined — are starving

300,000 of the people affected are children under the age of five.
Sept. 15, 2016

Islamophobia — and the demand for halal food — are on the rise in the US

What does it mean when a culture's food is celebrated, but its people aren't?

Sept. 13, 2016

Chrissy Teigen says she's not offended by the term "Oriental," but maybe she should be

"It's a Eurocentric term from a time when people from Asia were seen as lesser human beings."
News
Sept. 13, 2016

Most Americans don't drink instant coffee, but that's about to change soon

Don't miss out on the good brew: A number of companies are working to make instant coffee actually taste good.
Sept. 12, 2016

A look inside Eid al-Adha in China, where 23M Muslims are considered the minority

"It is the one time of the year that Muslims can really take over public space,” said photographer Liz Hingley.