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Kale and Brussels sprouts got together and conceived a new vegetable, kalette. Look for it on menus in 2015. Rain Rabbit/Flickr hide caption

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A Cuppa Matcha With Your Crickets? On The Menu In 2015

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The roots of your hankering for hoppy beers and cruciferous vegetables may be genetic. iStockphoto hide caption

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From Kale To Pale Ale, A Love Of Bitter May Be In Your Genes

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The cardoon is like "celery on steroids," says McLaglan. Aya Brackett/Ten Speed Press hide caption

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From Coffee To Chicory To Beer, 'Bitter' Flavor Can Be Addictive

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