Pepsi and Mountain Dew Are Being Sued By This Coffee Company
Following the launch of Mountain Dew's drink for morning caffeine cravings, a small cold brew brand has engaged PepsiCo in a bitter fight.Rise Nitro Brewing Co. wants PepsiCo to wake up, smell the coffee, and admit that the launch of Mountain Dew Rise threatens to eclipse the small Rise Nitro Brewing's brand. On June 15, the New York City-based canned cold brew company filed a lawsuit against PepsiCo Inc., after Rise Brewing says they reached out to Pepsi in an attempt to keep their concerns out of court over the name "Mountain Dew Rise.
If you'd thought you'd seen everything when it came to Oreos—just kidding, there's no way that's going to happen. This year alone, the Nabsico has treated us to Rainbow Oreos, Tiramisu Oreos, Team USA Oreos and even Apple Cider Donut Oreos. © Courtesy Oreo
Well, they're not done yet. In a move that's sure to thrill every '90s kid, you can now buy Pokemon Oreos!
Pokemon Oreos Are a Collector's Item
The Pokemon Oreos are, obviously, limited edition—but that's not all. The cookies are embossed with iconic Pokemon like Pikachu, Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle, but you'll have to buy more than one package to get all 16.
After Petition, the FDA Just Approved This New Food Additive
The FDA has approved plant-derived butterfly pea flower as a natural blue food color for foods and drink products.Some food dyes like Blue #1 and #2 and Yellow #5 and #6 have been linked to developmental disorders in children and cancers in animals. These ingredients can be mass-produced with chemicals in a lab.
Trainers, get ready to snack—you'll have to go through a lot of Oreos to catch 'em all! © Courtesy Oreo
Each package of Oreos is filled at random, so there's no guarantee you'll find all 16 designs in one. Plus, just like the original Pokemon, some designs are rarer than others. The hardest to find is reportedly Mew, who is embossed on an incredibly limited number of cookies.
When Can I Get 'Em?
Pokemon Oreos will be available at retailers nationwide starting September 13, 2021 as long as supplies last. You can also preorder the Oreos at Walmart. We predict that all the kids (and let's be honest, most adults) will be buying them up as soon as they come in, so you'd better make sure to get your hands on a pack ASAP.
Getting this for the Pokemon lover in your life? They might appreciate one of these gifts for gamers, too.
These herbs can totally transform your dishes
Fresh herbs elevate a dish to the next level, livening it up with a hit of freshness and color before serving, or to add a greater depth of flavor during the cooking process. This collection of herby recipes, from meaty mains to fabulous fish, punchy stir-fries to tasty sides, with even some desserts thrown in, may even inspire you to create a herb garden of your own.
Egg Roll Noodle Bowl
We love Asian egg rolls, but they can be challenging to make. Simplify everything with this deconstructed egg roll in a bowl recipe made on the stovetop. —Courtney Stultz, Weir, Kansas Do you know the difference between an egg roll and a spring roll? Get Recipe
Baked Egg Rolls
These egg rolls are low in fat but the crispiness from baking will fool you into thinking they were fried! —Barbara Lierman, Lyons, Nebraska
Crispy Sriracha Spring Rolls
While in the Bahamas, friends suggested a restaurant that served amazing chicken spring rolls. When I got home, I created my own version. Such a great appetizer to have waiting in the freezer! —Carla Mendres, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Learn how to make spring rolls at home.
Our family just loves my husband's version of store-bought pizza rolls. They take some time to make, but they freeze well so we get to enjoy the fruits of our labor for a long time! —Julie Gaines, Normal, Illinois
This Costco Product Keeps Changing in Size, Customers Say
The Kirkland Signature meatballs in the frozen section of warehouses keep fluctuating in size, some members say.Reddit user @NowEvenBetter posted a picture of three meatballs from three different time periods—14 months ago, five months ago, and today. The oldest meatball is considerably bigger and weighs 28 grams, the second oldest weighs 14 grams, and the newest weighs 18 grams.
Crispy Baked Wontons
These quick, versatile wontons are great for a savory snack or paired with a bowl of soothing soup on a cold day. I usually make a large batch, freeze half on a floured baking sheet, then store in an airtight container. —Brianna Shade, Beaverton, Oregon
Frying anything at home is a little intimidating for me, but I love egg rolls. With this recipe, I've figured out a way to get the best part of the eggroll—without the mess. If you prefer a traditional egg rolls made with wrappers, you can use this as the filling! —Sue Mitchell, Leakey, Texas
Buffalo Chicken Egg Rolls
One of my favorite slow-cooker recipes is this impressive buffalo chicken egg rolls appetizer. You can wrap the filling in egg roll wrappers and bake, or, for a bite-size version, use smaller wonton wraps. —Tara Odegaard, Omaha, Nebraska
The #1 Worst Drink for Men, New Study Suggests
A new study—the largest of its kind to date—suggests one serving of this beverage can significantly affect men's capacity to reproduce.With help from nutrition and epidemiology scientists in Scandinavia, researchers from Harvard Medical School, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston measured 10 years' worth of fertility data from the specimens of 2,935 healthy young men with a median age 19 years old. According to a study soon to be published in the peer-reviewed Human Reproduction journal, the researchers' goal was to understand the effects of sweetened beverages on semen quality and reproductive hormone levels.
Southern-Style Egg Rolls
Sausage, black-eyed peas and turnip greens give these unique egg rolls a decidedly southern accent. When I bring them to a party, I always come home with an empty plate. —Holly Jones, Kennesaw, Georgia
Collard Greens & Pulled Pork Egg Rolls
It's fun to take remnants of ingredients from my pantry and create a meal. You can make wontons with this same filling for a bite-size snack; bake or deep-fry depending on your preference. —Melissa Pelkey Hass, Waleska, Georgia
Turkey-Mushroom Egg Rolls
I slow-cook ground turkey and mushrooms in a hoisin, soy and sesame sauce, then roll up the mixture with crunchy veggies to make finger-licking egg rolls. They are a favorite with guests—I never have leftovers. —Sarah Herse, Brooklyn, New York
Pepperoni Pizza Rolls
We give traditional pizza a twist by rolling up the usual toppings in egg roll wrappers, then deep-frying them. Yum! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
If You Live Here, COVID is Spreading Fast, Experts Warn
Parts of New England "are seeing record COVID case counts, hospitalizations and deaths that rival pre-vaccine peaks.’”
Southwestern Egg Rolls
At my church potluck, these crispy, spicy snacks went fast thanks to the triple kick from the Italian sausage, Mexicorn and chiles. Want to balance the hot with a little cool? Sour cream and guacamole are tasty toppings for these Tex-Mex egg rolls. —Jacqueline Bower, Washington, Iowa
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See The Lousy Trick Grocery Stores Are Using to Fake Fully-Stocked Shelves .
To combat shortages, grocery stores are using cardboard pictures of produce to make it look like it is fully stocked.Related: Shoppers Are Seeing These 15 Shortages at Their Local ALDI and Trader Joe's