Whether you’re reading a modern menu or surveying the bulk bins, it helps if you’ve encountered the words before. Otherwise, you may draw a nonexistent connection between amaranth and amaretto and be disappointed when the dish lacks the zip you were expecting.
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Vegetarians have been dining on veggie burgers for years, opting for a humane patty that didn’t walk, snort, or cluck in another life.
Coffee. Do you drink it? I started at 13 and the habit has sustained my optimism for decades. It is not new news that coffee is a beverage of great adoration by mankind. One of my favorite coffee lover stories involves Johann Sebastain Bach.
One of the difficulties in eating healthy these days is that many people feel they have to sacrifice taste in order to accomplish the nutritional goals they set out for themselves. It got us thinking, is it really possible to eat healthy and truly enjoy the taste of what you’re consuming?
Alliums are awesome. They belong to the lily family, the same family as garlic, leeks, and chives. The onion ( an Allium vegetable) is loaded with sulfides, sulfoxides, and other sulfur compounds very similar to garlic. The sulfoxides are primarily responsible for the onion flavor and produce the eye-irritating effects that induce tearing.
When you hear the term “raw” food, what comes to mind? From now on, I hope you think about tantalizing entrees, rich and luscious desserts, and incredible smoothies that will make you wonder how fruits, veggies, and nuts could ever taste so good!
If your a Chicken Marsala fan you’ve come to the right place! Oh and btw… get ready to try a great healthy recipe that will keep your taste buds dancing and your stomach thin!
There is nothing more fun than serving a dish inside of some colorful fruit. This sicilian watermelon salad will be sure to bring everybody to the dining room!
Most people keep some form of a journal to keep tabs on their life- whether a sketchbook or a diary, or even a goals chart or a concert ticket album. The Livejournal fad in particular introduced hundreds of thousands of people to Weblogging. Far from just a pastime, however, journaling can be a fantastic motivational tool.
In 9 days the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is planning to approve genetically modified salmon for sale to the public. This is the first genetically engineered animal on supermarket shelves in the U.S. The salmon has been engineered to produce hormones year round that cause the fish to grow at twice it’s natural rate.