The world’s first burrito vending machine hits LA

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Monday 20 January 2014

Thank heavens, burrito-less nights are now a thing of the past! At least for the citizens of Los Angeles. The world’s first burrito vending machine, Burrito Box, offers six varieties: uncured bacon with egg and cheese, roasted potato with egg and cheese, free-range chicken with beans and rice, shredded beef and cheese, roasted potato with […]

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Delicioso! Make a baby burrito with this swaddling system

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Monday 16 December 2013

Why else start a family than to dress up your children in the quirkiest costumes around? And you’ve gotta start them early. The Tortilla Baby Swaddle is the cutest swaddling system around—and it looks like a real tortilla so your baby will (almost) look like a real burrito. The set comes with a matching cap […]

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Ugly Christmas sweater wearers get free food at Chipotle

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Monday 9 December 2013

Londoners, take note! That ugly Christmas sweater you’ve been thinking about donating to the thrift store may just get you free food this month. Chipotle is giving away a free burrito, burrito bowl, salad or tacos to anyone who comes into their store on a Saturday (4pm – 6pm) wearing an ugly Christmas sweater. No word on […]

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Sushiritto: a delicious sushi/burrito mashup

The Urban Grocer Contributor

By The Urban Grocer in New Food and Packaging on Tuesday 21 August 2012

Sushi? Burritos? If you’re living in California, working through this conundrum is probably engrained into your weekly routine. But thanks to one chef in San Francisco who just didn’t want to have to make that choice, now you don’t have to either. Sushiritto is the ultimate mash-up of burritos and sushi, where Latin flavors mingle with Asian ingredients.

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The Blandito will let you sleep in a giant burrito

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Saturday 11 August 2012

You know how sometimes you just want to curl up in a giant burrito and sleep? Yeah, you’re not alone. Enter the super versatile Blandito, a folding pad or mattress by Italian design company Oradaria Design that lets you pretend to be burrito stuffing. Alas for those of us who wish to taco up as Mexican food, it is not for sale yet.

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