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According to the New York Times, to create a Super Bowl snack, their authors bought the same ingredients at a new Whole Foods 365 store and a Walmart. The prices were different and so were the outcomes.

1. What did the authors want to cook?
2. What was the price difference?
3. Which cooked culinary delight won the contest?
4. What were the differences between the two cooked products?

Corkery, M. and S. Wichter. (2018). Amazon Effect, Meatball Edition. Then New York Times, Feb. 2 (Retrievable online at