From Pizza to Dip, Chips and Popcorn: Pickle Is Summer’s Big Flavor

For people with a sweet-and-sour tooth, there’s never been a greater pick of pickle-flavored possibilities, thanks to pickle spice.

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Bringing Health Food to the Masses, One Delivery at a Time

Thrive Market has found success with a subscription model and eco-friendly, health-conscious brands. It’s a diet familiar to the C.E.O., Nick Green.

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The Warm, Sticky-Sweet Resurgence of Hotteok

Crisp and chewy on the outside, gooey on the inside, the popular street food feels nostalgic for some Korean Americans, novel to others.

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When It’s Winter in Miami, It’s Time for Churros and Hot Chocolate

The combination has roots in Spain — but here the union has a distinct Floridian flair.

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A Schooling Debate: In Person or Remote?

Readers discuss an article about rising tensions as some teachers’ unions push for remote learning. Also: Snacks on planes.

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Packing Your Purse (or Pockets) for a Night at the Opera

Melissa Clark takes in the drama with a side of snacks, neat and petite, to sustain her through the highs and lows.

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Tokyo Convenience Store Chicken Gizzards Saved My Life

Cut off from most restaurants because of coronavirus restrictions, thousands of international visitors at the Olympics make do — and delight — in convenience store offerings.

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A New Trail Mix to Remind You of the Classic

Shar Trail Mix makes some changes to the classic gorp (dried fruits instead of raisins, more nuts), but it tastes like a throwback snack for summer adventures.

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A Tahini Lemon Cranberry Bar Dreams of Whole Foods

With workers at home and stores stingy with shelf space, how is a new protein bar supposed to introduce itself? Even the food giants had to adjust.

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Super Bowl Means Snacking, Even Without Parties

The likes of Frito-Lay and food delivery services are expecting a busy Sunday, as more viewers stay home rather than gather in large groups.

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A Finger-Food Countdown to 2021

This menu of tasty party snacks is perfect for the 2020 version of a holiday blowout — that is, all-night nibbling on the couch.

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Lon Adams, Who Gave the Slim Jim Its Flavor, Dies at 95

Mr. Adams spent a quarter-century developing and refining the recipe for the beef jerky snack.

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Kind Bars to Be Acquired by Maker of Snickers

Mars, a giant in the candy bar world, will purchase Kind North America, which emphasizes healthy snacks.

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How to Tame Your Snack Monster

The pandemic has disrupted kids’ normal snack habits. Here are small ways to bring back a flexible eating schedule.

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Chaat Is More Than the Sum of Its Many Flavors

Hard to define but easy to crave, these Indian snacks have become a fascination for the Nashville chef Maneet Chauhan.

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Has Pandemic Snacking Lured Us Back to Big Food and Bad Habits?

We may think that we turned a corner on healthful eating habits with all that sourdough baking we did, but the food industry isn’t about to let us off its hook that easily.

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Celebrating the Great Australian Tradition of Meat in a Box

While social distancing, Australians should unify under their love of a takeout classic, the halal snack pack.

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Endless Summer Puts Homebound Kids at Risk for Weight Gain

With schools shuttered, the inactivity and snacking typical of summer breaks puts more students at risk of obesity and health ills.

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When We Eat, or Don’t Eat, May Be Critical for Health

A growing body of research suggests that our bodies function optimally when we align our eating patterns with our circadian rhythms.

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What Are the Best Snacks Before Bedtime?

Experts often recommend fresh fruit, low-fat cottage cheese, plain yogurt or oatmeal as healthful late-night choices.

#diet-and-nutrition, #fruit, #snack-foods, #water, #weight