Our top 5 posts in July

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What were people clicking when they visited the “A Taste of General Mills” blog in July?  Here are the top five most-viewed posts for the month: 5) Betty Crocker is the top choice in a... View Full Post

Historic weddings take the cake

Betty Crocker Cake Tasting

Three of the first same-sex couples to legally marry in Minnesota visited the Betty Crocker Kitchens this morning for their wedding cake tastings — a memorable event for any couple planning a... View Full Post

Do you skip breakfast?

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Breakfast has been a hot topic in the news this week. Research published in the American Heart Association’s scientific journal Circulation and reported on by numerous news outlets like... View Full Post

Betty is top choice in TV wedding cake test


For more than 90 years, families have created convenient, delicious meals and easy-to-make, great-tasting desserts with Betty Crocker products. Last night, the ABC news program “The... View Full Post

Ready for the runway


Since the first Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest in 1949, the official apron for the finalists has been a highly anticipated part of the fun. In recent years, the apron has gone high fashion as Pillsbury... View Full Post

2013 Food & Health Survey


A new survey says three out of four Americans prefer positive messaging about how to have a healthful diet and would rather hear about what they should eat, rather than what they should not. This was... View Full Post

New Cheerios commercial celebrates family


A new commercial from Cheerios is receiving attention online. The ad, entitled “Just Checking,” debuted on Monday night in the U.S. It features a multicultural family – mom, dad and... View Full Post

Kissing 1.5 trillion calories goodbye


In 2010, General Mills, along with 15 leading food and beverage corporate partners who make up the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF), made a pledge to The First Lady’s Partnership for a... View Full Post