The top trending food-related videos this week include another episode from Epic Meal Time in which the most important meal of the day is turned into a carnivorous rampage, advice on the best foods to eat to lose weight, and a viral sketch on the fact that Taco Bell may have a "meat hose."
Here's a selection of the top trending food videos as of August 30, 9 am GMT.
The Unbalanced Breakfast - Epic Meal Time
In yet another indefatigable episode of Epic Meal Time, breakfast is turned into a gong show as the Montreal-based team makes meat waffles, pizza pancakes, bacon cheeseburger pancakes and ice cream smoothies made with -- what else -- ground beef and bacon. This week's nutritional count? 595 g of fat, 46,280 calories.
View count: 677,953
Ask Jorge Cruise #3: What is the best food to eat to lose weight?
"Health coach" Jorge says that the best foods to lose weight are fats and proteins in yet another regime that advocates low-carb diets. Good examples of proteins include chicken, eggs, fish, and cheese and should be the size of your palm, he says, while carbs should be limited to a cup of rice and two slices of bread. Meanwhile, sugar is the energy, he adds.
View Count: 249,460
How to make sushi
Don't be fooled by the pretty little picture of perfectly turned-out sushi on the video still shot. If you're looking for a serious instructional video on how to make sushi, you're out of luck. Instead, while one hand operates the camera, the other clumsily assembles what they call ‘sushi' by pouring out the bags of uncooked rice, vegetables, and a whole raw fish onto sheets of nori. The absurdity was still able to draw nearly 222,000 views.
View count: 221,959
First attempt: Tim Tam Slam
Popular YouTube personality Judy attempts the Aussie party trick of the Tim Tam Slam, in which you drink a hot liquid like tea or hot chocolate through the chocolate-covered wafer cookies.
View count: 92,752
Taco Bell Meat Hose
Comedian John Ramsey's stand-up sketch about learning that Taco Bell has a ‘meat hose' garners more than 86,000 hits just 10 hours after being uploaded. His opening line: "Hey are you kinda broke? Well, we kind of have food."
View count: 86,089