Food / Drink

Manuka honey

made in Australia and New Zealand by bees that pollinate the native leptospermum scoparium bush (also known as a tea tree). Advocates say it can treat wound infections and other conditions. -- WebMD

fruitarianism

a diet that consists primarily of consuming fruits and possibly nuts and seeds, but without any animal products -- wikipedia

recipe websites

Plus, a calibration of Once Upon a Chef.

pescatarian diet

"seafood as the only source of meat in a diet that is otherwise vegetarian" --wikipedia

blue zones diet

Request: The diet stems from five areas around the globe where people tend to live the longest, healthiest lives.

carnivore diet

When you skip the whole supermarket and go right for the meats. I guess there's some dairy in there, too.

raw food diet

may include a selection of fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, eggs, fish, meat, and dairy products... but generally not foods that have been pasteurized, homogenized or produced with the use of synthetic pesticides --wikipedia. Priority request.

gin and tonic

"a cooling drink consisting of dry gin and quinine water flavored and garnished with lime or lemon peel" -- merriam-webster.com

T/F: aspartame in food is a possible cancer risk

Request: The WHO has now labeled aspartame as a ‘possible’ cancer risk.

jaggery (sweetener)

a concentrated product of cane juice and often date or palm sap without separation of the molasses and crystals, and can vary from golden brown to dark brown in colour -- wikipedia

Ensure (beverage)

Meal replacement drink. The top six ingredients are water, corn maltodextrin, sugar, milk protein concentrate, canola oil, and soy protein isolate -- wikipedia

Monster energy drinks

As of 2022, Monster Energy had a 30.1% share of the energy drink market, the second highest after Red Bull -- wikipedia

Salad Box (fast food)

European restaurant chain serving fresh food. Request: The most positive fast food-experience I have ever had.

T/F: aspartame (diet soda) is linked to Alzheimer’s disease

US Right to Know, a public health website, claims, "Dozens of studies have linked aspartame — the world’s most widely used artificial sweetener — to serious health problems."

drinking a soda

Priority request: For some reason my spiritual ego has convinced me that drinking soda is a heinous sin because of all the sugar.