Food & Drink (183)
A natural high
TICE, the Austrian “high spirits” drink, contains special amino acids that support the body’s production of joy hormones. The ingredients L-tryptophan and L-tyrosine are supposed to activate your good mood. Pharmacies provide this drink in mint and lemon flavours.
Why it matters
The growth of the functional water category with benefits from anti-cellulite to skin cleansing is continuing unabated. However, the energy drinks market - which has mental rather than physical effects - has come under pressure for its artificial stimulating ingredients. Is TICE part of a backlash which raises the importance of more natural highs even from your water?
Beef!, the first German cooking magazine for men has understood the true reasons why and how men really like to cook: they can collect expensive gadgets, cut, fry, slough & compete with their connoisseurship. Beef! shows men how to cook the masculine way with humor (center-fold recipes anyone?) and no fear to depict blood.
ChocChic, the chocolate design company, has released a new chocolate range that allows you to record a voice message with the package. Simply record your message before giving it away as a gift.