“The tweets should never have been sent," a spokesperson for Epicurious told Yahoo! Shine on Wednesday. “It was a mistake and we are extremely sorry.”
On Monday, the recipe giant reacted to news of the explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon with a heartfelt message.
But what followed after that left many readers confused and offended.
The company sent out three more tweets on Monday, promoting recipes for a "Meatless Monday" dinner, "Best Friends Forever Brownies," and aRead More »from Epicurious apologizes for insensitive marathon tweets