clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Soylent Wire

soylent.jpgFarhad Manjoo of the New York Times argues that Soylent, a drink mix that claims it can replace all nutrients in food, is missing a crucial ingredient, "delight." Quote: "It may offer complete nourishment, but only at the expense of the aesthetic and emotional pleasures many of us crave in food." Lee Hutchinson of Ars Technica points out, however, that pleasurable healthy meals are a luxury not everyone has and people shouldn't be so quick to dismiss Soylent. [NYT, Ars][Photo]

Sign up for the Sign up for the Eater newsletter

The freshest news from the food world every day