Tag Archives: Nutella

Nutella Maker Reportedly Snags Deal to Buy Nestlé’s U.S. Candy Business

Source: Grub Street NY

It looks like Nutella is about to get some American stepsiblings. Italian parent company Ferrero has reportedly struck a $2.8 billion deal to acquire all of Nestlé’s U.S. candy brands. An insider tells Bloomberg News that the official announcement could come as soon as Sunday, and it’d put Nutella …

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Nutella Maker Secretly Changed the Spread’s Recipe in Europe So It’s More Sugary

Source: Grub Street NY

Nutella’s apparently super-sneaky Italian maker, Ferrero, has quietly changed the recipe for its marquee hazelnut spread. Writing on Facebook, an eagle-eyed German consumer-watchdog group says it discovered the scandal by analyzing the nutrition label on jars — the product appears to now contain 16 percent more powdered skim …

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What You Need to Know About America’s Brand-new Nutella Café

Source: Grub Street NY

America is finally getting rewarded for its obsession with Italy’s most famous jarred product: It will soon be home to the world’s only official stand-alone café devoted to Nutella. Ferrero says in a press release that its Nutella Cafe — potentially the first of many — …

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Ferrero Argues Nutella Is Way Too Perfect to Cause Cancer

Source: Grub Street NY

Ferrero is mounting an ad campaign countering claims that a key Nutella ingredient might be carcinogenic — by telling people the hazelnut spread would be less delicious if it were to make changes and eliminate a “potential health concern.” About a fifth of Ferrero’s sales come from …

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The Government Wants to Know How Much Nutella You Eat

Source: Grub Street NY

Nutella’s unstoppable popularity has landed federal regulators on the spread-maker’s bad side. Since 2014, parent company Ferrero has been petitioning the FDA to change how it defines the product, arguing the public clearly no longer considers it a dessert-only item in a world where there is hazelnut-smeared

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Nutella Mania: New York’s Second Nutella Bar Opens in Park Slope Today

Source: Eater NY

pss_nutelleriany_Instagramsdfsdfds.jpg[Instagram] There’s a new Nutelleria in town. The opening of New York’s first Nutella bar back in May incited complete mania and this new (unaffiliated) shop in Park Slope may prove to be no different. According to Nutelleria’s twitter, they opened at noon today. The menu includes a Nutella laced breakfast pizza, fruity Nutella filled “burritos,” and Nutella-bacon-banana waffle sandwiches. Hopefully, this meeting place for Nutella “enthusiasts” will survive the seemingly inevitable trademark suit.
· Previously: Nutella ‘Enthusiasts’ Plan Nutelleria in Park Slope [~ENY~]
· All Coverage of Nutella [~ENY~]

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Nutella Truck Tour is a Thing and It’s Coming to Philly

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

nutella-breakfast-carouselClear your schedule. The Nutella truck tour is coming to Philadelphia and it’s spending a full week in town. The truck will have samples of Nutella-filled food, activities, a photo station, and prizes like stickers and shirts, so you can show off your Nutella pride loud and proud.

The tour dates are as follows:

UPDATE: The Nutella truck was not at 20th and Sansom this morning. Our faith in the world has been destroyed.

June 27th – 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Center City)
20th and Sansom

June 29th – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Porch at 30th Street Station)
30th ...

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Food Trucks: Take a Deep Breath: The Nutella Truck is BACK

Source: Eater DC

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[Photo: Amy McKeever/Eater.com]

Everybody freak out: the Nutella truck that took D.C. by storm two years ago is making a return voyage to D.C.

The truck will be in town to celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary. It will be in D.C. from June 14-22, making various stops.

June 14: Kingstowne Center in Alexandria (10 a.m.-3 p.m.)
June 20: Safeway BBQ Battle Media Day in Lanham (7 a.m.-1 p.m.)
June 21-22: Safeway BBQ Battle at Freedom Plaza (11 a.m.-4 p.m.)

Fans can also follow the truck on its Tumblr page. Not in town those days? There’s always Eater’s Nutella Heat ...

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Nutella Cronut Hole Apocalypse : Nutella Cronut Holes Make People Go Absolutely Insane

Source: Eater NY


[All photos by Nick Solares]

From now till 2 p.m. today, pastry warlock Dominique Ansel and his minions will be handing out Cronut holes filled with Nutella, as well as other Nutella-themed treats, in the pedestrian plaza outside Eataly. As with anything related to Cronuts or Nutella, a line began to form early, and right now, it’s about 200 people deep. Earlier this morning, Ansel explained that he only had 2,000 to give away, so things might get ugly. Ansel teamed up with Nutella to celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary.

Check out the pre-giveaway madness:

· Nutella Is ...

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Listage: What Farm-to-Table Got Wrong; Miso in Sweets

Source: Eater Philly

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[Photo: Varga Bar/Facebook]

· The Most Creative People in Food [Fast Co]
· A Review of the New Documentary Fed Up [-EN-]
· Nutella: How the World Went Nuts for a Hazelnut Spread [BBC]
· Dan Barber: What Farm-to-Table Got Wrong [NYT]
· Yum! Brands Has Staked Its Future on Fast-Food Novelties [Slate]
· Miso in Desserts: A Secret Weapon in Sweet Recipes [WSJ]
· Tom Colicchio, Citizen Chef [NYT]
· A Timeline of the Great Lime Shortage [Modern Farmer]
· Watch a Pancake-Drawing Robot in Action [-EN-]

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Nutella Cronut Hole Apocalypse: Nutella Is Giving Away Nutella Cronut Holes Next Week

Source: Eater NY

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[The Nutella line meets the Cronut line: Cronut photo]
Next week New York’s newest long line will merge with one of its most famous long lines when the folks at Nutella team up with Dominique Ansel to give away free Nutella Cronut Holes. The giveaway, which is in celebration of Nutella’s 50th anniversary, will take place on May 19 at the pedestrian plaza right outside Eataly (and the Nutella Bar), between 23rd and 24th Street off of Fifth Avenue.

The event will last from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and there will be 2,000 Cronut Holes to ...

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Switcheroos: Eataly is Replacing its Wine Store With a Nutella Bar

Source: Eater NY

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[The Nutella Bar at Eataly Chicago: Mark Much/Eater Chicago]
With Eataly Vino now completely gutted, and the store unable to sell wine until October following a settlement with the SLA over “interlocking interests,” Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich needed something else to fill that void. Enter Nutella. Crowds flocked to the one in Chicago (according to GM Alex Saper, there’s a 45 minute wait on weekends), and now the New York Eataly is getting a Nutella Bar of its very own.

The new counter, which opens Monday, will serve a menu of Nutella on toast, ...

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Calzone Power Hour: Yes, Radius Has a Nutella Calzone — They’re Not Alone

Source: Eater DC

nutellacalzone.jpegIt sounds like kind of an off-the-wall menu item: a Nutella calzone? But believe it or not, several D.C. restaurants have boasted the dessert item on their menus at one time or another.

That includes Radius Pizza in D.C. Their Nutella calzone is served with a side of homemade ice cream, in such flavors a vanilla, banana or mint. The restaurant has a tendency to play with calzones: they’ve served a breakfast one as well, along with the traditional styles.

Eastern Market’s 7th Hill Pizza also has a Nutella calzone. It’s been a standby on the dessert menu for ...

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