Researchers say gluten-free breads can be produced using a combination of buckwheat and rice flour. The products were made without breads were made without hydrocolloids such as guar gum or xanthan gum.
A California Senate committee held a hearing on sugar-sweetened soft drinks as part of its plans to introduce a proposal geared toward curbing the consumption of the beverages to address the growing problem of obesity. Officials from Coca-Cola and the American Beverage Association were among those who testified in the hearing.
The Skinny Cow Facebook page has become the hub of marketing activity for the Nestlé ice cream brand in the U.K., with a theme of giving in to small indulgences. Features include a Cowculator app that helps users justify fashion purchases and a Collectable Cow stream with news and offers related to fashion, holidays and beauty.