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Eddie Huang's New Show, Self-Serve Beer Machines and More

By Patty Lee  |  July 8, 2014

Snack Showdown: MTV's new cooking competition "Snack-Off" — think of it as "Chopped" with junk food — hits airwaves on July 10th with Eddie Huang as the host and supermodel Chrissy Teigen as one of the judges. [Foodbeast]

Beer Me: Minnesota's Target Fields has rolled out self-serve beer machines that dispense brews by the ounce. [Star Tribune]

Cowabunga Dude: In honor of this summer's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle remake, Pizza Hut will dish up four exclusive pies inspired by the slice-loving heroes. [The Daily Meal]

High Honors: Chef José Andrés was honored by the White House this weekend for his advocacy on immigration reform. The award-winning toque became an American citizen last November. [The Braiser]

Not So Sweet: If you're feeling forgetful, it may be time to lay off the sugar. A new study reveals that high glucose levels may harm the brain. [Salon]

Bang for Our Buck: Americans spend less on food than Canadians, Europeans or Australians. According to findings by the Department of Agriculture, households in Pakistan shell out the most for groceries. [Vox]