Cheers to the weekend! Now’s the time to settle into a laid-back rhythm and catch up on all the best food news on the web. For your perusal, here’s a thoughtfully curated selection of stories that we loved reading this week.
- TV chef Alton Brown has some advice for those of you who want to make smoothies a 2016 habit. Hint: Put the liquid in first. [Lifehacker]
- Everyone’s been talking about nitro coffee. So what is it, exactly? Learn more about this foamy, caffeinated, ice-cold beverage on tap. [Eater]
- The secret to building the perfect breakfast sandwich starts with—surprise!—making the egg in a wide-mouthed mason jar lid. [Serious Eats]
- A newly-released study concludes that drinking diet cola could be even better for weight loss than drinking water. The study is funded by soda companies, so take that as you will. [The Independent]