Check out the best food-related videos on YouTube this week, ranging from a puff pastry filled with 42 Big Macs, to a stop-motion animation using pie crust and a story of nutritional doom while eating soup. and salad in chain restaurants.
* Please note explicit language.
Wellington Fast Food
In a Beef Wellington riff, EpicMealTime, Montreal food pornographers create a fast-food version stuffed with puff pastry with a heinous spread of foie gras, bacon, prosciutto, 42 Big Macs and 15 Double Cheeseburgers.
Number of views: 612,087
How to make a charlotte 2
Using stop-motion animation, this video does fun things with pie dough, turning the dough into short animations where a dough boy gets swallowed by a shark, turns into giant crabs or wrestlers.
Number of views: 262,290
It’s a scroll of sin-oh-man
YouTube personality dailygrace opens her segment with a few golden lines: “Back in the kitchen, where my woman’s pieces feel right at home.” Watch out, she’s a rude hostess as she cooks an impromptu cinnamon breakfast using ready-to-bake puffs, butter, bacon, and hot dog sausage.
Number of views: 145,209
How to make a cheeseburger
Another absurd and absurd video that capitalizes on his YouTube channel’s name, HowToBasic – a misnomer – by throwing bottles of barbecue sauce and bags of grated cheese on hamburger buns and calling it a tutorial.
Number of views: 132,131
2 foods you should never eat
From Sixpackshorcuts.com – the ubiquitous Asian man who sells his weight training system on the web – comes a video about his calorie experience at the Olive Garden restaurant chain. Moral of its interminable history? Don’t be fooled by soups and salads which can be calorie bombs. If you eat two servings of each, that is.