There are many thousands of food-related Tweets people send on Twitter each day – Tweets about meals, ingredients, favorites, recipes and dining experiences. Today, we’re formally joining that conversation with the launch of @TwitterFood.
Whether it’s a beautiful snapshot of a freshly-baked pastry, a cooking demo or even a 140-character recipe, people use Twitter as a place to discuss what we all have in common, regardless of country or culture: food.
With countless celebrity chefs and food personalities on Twitter, there’s always something to see and experience on the platform. Be sure to catch @MarioBatali’s Twitter Quiz, #MarioMysteryMeal on April 30 at 1:00 p.m. ET. Mario will be connecting directly with Twitter foodies as they guess the meal he is about to create.
Additionally, with the James Beard Foundation Awards fast approaching on May 4, we encourage you to follow @BeardFoundation on Twitter. That night, look for behind-the-scenes GIFs from the Twitter Mirror featuring your favorite celebrity chefs and food personalities as they share scenes from backstage during the food industry’s biggest night.
Finally as we begin to Tweet and Retweet delicious food-related content, here are a few Tweets to whet your appetite. Follow @TwitterFood for more like this!
*Editor's note: As of November 2017, Twitter has increased the character count of Tweets in certain languages to make it easier to share what’s happening.
Did someone say … cookies?