Food Fandom

The next step in foodie culture shows cult-like followings for edibles

Implications - Where foodie culture created a behavioral tribe based around trying adventurous foods, food fandom sees a group of consumers whose food obsession moves beyond taste. Treating edibles as celebrities, these cuisine-obsessed consumers seek to communicate their love for particular foodstuffs through various channels, proving any object's fan base has potential to extend past its intended industry.
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Warm Top 5 Examples: 27,917 Total Clicks Dec 12 - Sep 13
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Hazelnut Spread Jewelry - This Nutella Ring is an Homage to the Chocolate Condiment
SCORE: 6.2
Hot 13,908 Clicks Pub: Sep 1, 13
Hazelnut Spread Jewelry
This Nutella Ring is an Homage to the Chocolate Condiment
This Nutella Ring resembles a miniature jar of the chocolate hazelnut spread. Unfortunately the jewelry doesn’t contain any of the cocoa goodness, as the 2 cm high jar is make out of polymer... [More]
Breakfast-Scented Fragrances - Smell Like a Yummy Piece of Toast Every Day with Eau de Toast
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 4,062 Clicks Pub: Sep 26, 13
Breakfast-Scented Fragrances
Smell Like a Yummy Piece of Toast Every Day with Eau de Toast
If floral fragrances and fruity perfumes bore you, why not change things up with eau de toast? When you spray this on, you’ll smell like a yummy piece of toast and chances are you’ll be... [More]
Bacon-Themed Sci-Fi Paintings - These Star Trek Spock Paintings Show the Space Agent Pondering Bacon
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Warm 5,590 Clicks Pub: Jul 19, 13
Bacon-Themed Sci-Fi Paintings
These Star Trek Spock Paintings Show the Space Agent Pondering Bacon
Famous sci-fi character Spock gets an artistic makeover with these Star Trek Spock bacon paintings. Known as the ‘Spock and Bacon’ series, these acrylic paintings show the Trekki ponding... [More]
Wacky Donut Fact Infographics - This Infographic Offers Up Unknown Glazed Donuts Facts
SCORE: 4.1
Warm 2,149 Clicks Pub: Jul 20, 13
Wacky Donut Fact Infographics
This Infographic Offers Up Unknown Glazed Donuts Facts
If you enjoy munching on delicious glazed donuts, this infographic shares all the sweet facts about donuts that you might never have heard. From the number of people named after donuts to the... [More]
Spicy Condiment Lip Salves - The Sriracha Lip Balm Leaves Lips Feeling Warm and Savory
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Mild 2,208 Clicks Pub: Dec 1, 12
Spicy Condiment Lip Salves
The Sriracha Lip Balm Leaves Lips Feeling Warm and Savory
There’s a new meaning to hot lips with the Sriracha lip balm. Lovers of the spicy and savory taste of the Sriracha hot sauce can keep the flavors going with the compact condiment Rooster... [More]