Carlos Matias

Carlos Matias is a writer living in the Bronx, NY. The only thing he enjoys more than food and pop culture is weaving the two together. And empanadas.
The Rise of “Instagram Coquito” and Why I’m Ordering It on Repeat This Holiday Season
The DIY kit for the Puerto Rican classic is a party in a box.
Dec 12, 2023
8 Latinx-Owned Spirits to Build Up Your Home Bar, According to Bartenders
Number eight got a special shout-out from two different bartenders.
Oct 5, 2023
I Tried Every Pack of Hot Dogs I Could Find — These Are the 3 I’ll Be Grilling This Summer
We picked winners for best beef, pork and beef, and plant-based!
May 19, 2023
Costco Is Recalling Protein Bars — Here’s What You Need to Know
Check your pantry ASAP.
Apr 14, 2023
Customers Are Just Discovering Target’s “Excessive” Not-So-Hidden Shipping Fees, and Everyone Is Frenzied
The revelation comes after Target recently announced that it would be joining Walmart in charging customers for bags.
Apr 10, 2023
Is Walmart Open on Easter Sunday 2023?
Here’s what you need to know.
Apr 7, 2023
Costco Is Selling a Deliciously Sweet and Salty Treat, and Shoppers Warn That It’s Totally Irresistible
They’re so good, you’ll run through them very quickly!
Apr 4, 2023
These Vacuum Seal Bags Are Some of the Best I’ve Ever Used — Here’s Why
The reusable and eco-friendly bags are life-changing.
Mar 29, 2023
This “Forbidden” Costco Hack Has Everyone Running to the Food Court
BRB — heading there now!
Feb 9, 2023
More Than 400 Products Included in Massive Recall Due to Listeria Concerns
Here’s what you need to know.
Feb 7, 2023
Costco Locations May Look a Bit Different Soon, Starting with This One in L.A.
If approved, Costco's newest location in L.A. may mark a new era for the wholesale giant.
Feb 1, 2023
Costco Brought Back Its Wildly Popular Bakery Find — But the Price Is Much Different than Before
The perfect find for making French toast!
Jan 25, 2023
Martha Stewart’s Very Boozy Eggnog Is the Holiday Gift That Keeps on Giving
It's very famous and very strong!
Dec 22, 2022
Blake Lively’s Latest Pregnancy Craving Will Have You Planning a Trip to New Orleans ASAP
"Tell me you’re pregnant without telling me you’re pregnant," she captioned the post.
Dec 21, 2022
This Recipe for Fruity Pebbles Cake French Toast Will Change the Way You Do Brunch
It's easy to make and even better to eat!
Dec 10, 2022
José Andrés Explores Spain’s Culinary Scene with His 3 Daughters in Trailer for New Discovery+ Series
The 6-part series is set to premiere this month.
Dec 5, 2022
Lindsay Lohan Gets in the Holiday Spirit with New Pilk and Cookies Holiday Ad for Pepsi
Fetch may not be happening, but Pilk and Cookies totally is!
Dec 2, 2022
Tom Hanks Is Releasing His Own Line of Coffee and All Profits Will Be Donated to Support Veterans
He really may be the nicest guy in Hollywood!
Nov 30, 2022
I Tried Pistachio Horchata and It Was One of the Best Versions I’ve Ever Had
It's exactly what you need in your life.
Oct 16, 2022
Yes, the Viral Ice Cream Sandwich Milkshake Recipe Is That Good
"It took me longer to drink it than it did to make it."
Oct 7, 2022
The Best Pumpkin Farms Around New York City
Go big or gourd home!
Sep 23, 2022
The Best Apple Picking Farms and Orchards Around New York City
You'll have loads of fun (and apples!) at these farms and orchards.
Sep 19, 2022
The San Francisco Giants Hired Their Own Master Sommelier, Making Them the First Major Team to Do So
It might not help the team win, but at least now, they have fancy wine to help drown their sorrows when they lose.
Sep 12, 2022