Tag Archives: 7-Eleven

A 7-Eleven Worker Could Have Given Hepatitis to Thousands of Utah Customers

Source: Grub Street NY

7-Eleven customers in Utah are probably taking big gulps right now. Health authorities warn that a location in the Salt Lake City suburbs could have exposed as many as 2,000 people to hepatitis A. The county’s health department says that people who visited a West Jordan store between …

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7-Eleven Will Now Stock Soylent to Welcome the American Dystopia

Source: Grub Street NY

Somehow, life’s about to get even easier for the meal-replacement-diet crowd: Soylent says it’s moving “beyond e-commerce” and into the brave new world of actual retail presence. It’s inked a deal to test sales at 7-Eleven stores in California. Starting Monday, July 10, customers at 18 locations in the …

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Single-Origin, 3rd-Wave Coffee Finally Arrives at 7-Eleven

Source: Grub Street NY

In the coffee hierarchy, 7-Eleven rests squarely at rock bottom below Guy Fieri–branded K-Cups and lukewarm canned Frappuccinos. It’s the kind of terrible coffee that you’d expect to find at a suburban office in the ’80s. The convenience chain, though, finally got the third-wave-coffee memo — maybe it …

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Fill Your Comically Oversize Glassware of Choice With a $1.50 Slurpee Today

Source: Grub Street NY

The promo begins in just a few minutes, but that’s still plenty of time to get resourceful and locate a preposterously large container to maximize your bang for your Slurpee buck on Bring Your Own Cup Day. As usual, 7-Eleven says anything (within reason) with empty enclosed space…More »

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It’s the One Day a Year When You Should Drink a Slurpee

Source: Grub Street NY

Today is the 11th of July, which means two things: You’ve had a full week to recover from all of those festive red, white, and blue frozen daiquiris, and, as your luck would have it, it’s officially Free Slurpee Day at 7-Eleven. Anytime between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. (see…More »

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Where You Can Find Good Iced Coffee in DC (For Just $2)

Source: Washingtonian Food

The one good thing about hot and humid DC weather: iced coffee. It’s cold, refreshing, and best of all, it’s loaded with caffeine. The downside: buying one or two iced coffees a day adds up.

Say you buy a venti iced coffee at Starbucks. That’s around $3 with tax. If you do this every day for six months, that’s $546 down the drain. By going somewhere cheaper, and employing some serious food hacks, you could save $186, which could go toward other fun things like a camping trip in the Shenandoahs or a really nice meal at one of Washington’s very best restaurants...

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Where You Can Find Good Iced Coffee in DC (For Just $2)

Source: Washingtonian Food

The one good thing about hot and humid DC weather: iced coffee. It’s cold, refreshing, and best of all, it’s loaded with caffeine. The downside: buying one or two iced coffees a day adds up.

Say you buy a venti iced coffee at Starbucks. That’s around $3 with tax. If you do this every day for six months, that’s $546 down the drain. By going somewhere cheaper, and employing some serious food hacks, you could save $186, which could go toward other fun things like a camping trip in the Shenandoahs or a really nice meal at one of Washington’s very best restaurants...

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EaterWire: Crab Boils at Back Forty; Telepan Local’s Happy Hour

Source: Eater NY

bfwest-2014.jpgEAST VILLAGE — Back Forty is bringing back its annual summer crab boils on June 3. Then, and on every Tuesday until Labor Day, both Back Forty and Back Forty West will serve communal feast of crabs, cornbread, corn on the cob, potatoes, string beans, and fruit cobbler to groups of ticket holders. Tickets are $50 per person, and are on sale now for all June boils. [EaterWire]

TRIBECA — Telepan Local is launching happy hours this weekend. From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. it’s offering $5 draught beers, $6 glasses of wine, and $10 featured cocktails. Happy hours will ...

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