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Electric Griddles

Electric Griddles

Using electric griddles to prepare meals or breakfast is usually very easy, but various avoidable mistakes which can damage the griddles are done every now and then. Some of these mistakes include: ......[Read More]
I Thought "PUNT" Was a Football Term

I Thought "PUNT" Was a Football Term

In football when a team fails to make a first down, the team who has possession of the football kicks or "punts" the football to the other team. The term "punt" in the wine industry has nothing to do with football but everything to do with the shape of the bottom of a wine bottle......[Read More]
Types of Green Tea

Types of Green Tea

There are many types of green tea although it is derived from the same basic plant source as the common black tea that everyone drinks both hot and cold. Green tea is simply derived by drying the plant. Black tea is processed by fermenting the plant which causes the flavor to be stronger and causes ......[Read More]
Tips to Consider Before Choosing Time Tracking Tool

Tips to Consider Before Choosing Time Tracking Tool

Time tracking software is also known as time sheet tracking software, employee time tracking software, attendance tracking software or time tracking business software. The basic usage relies on tracking the time sheets of all the ... ......[Read More]
Halal Foods: So Yummy, So Delicious!

Halal Foods: So Yummy, So Delicious!

Halal is an Arabic word which means, €Lawful or Permitted'. Haram, on the other hand, refers to €Unlawful or Not Permissible'. In context of food, Halal food is what a True Muslim is allowed to ... ......[Read More]
How to Blanch a Celery Stalk

How to Blanch a Celery Stalk

Blanching is the process of quickly cooking a food in boiling water, then adding it to ice water to stop the cooking process. For vegetables such as celery, blanching has a few purposes. First, it destroys bacteria and enzymes that cause food to spoil, making the food suitable for freezing or preser......[Read More]
Common HomeBrew Beer Problems

Common HomeBrew Beer Problems

What Happened to My Batch of HomeBrew Beer? Sometimes you think you did everything right, but it still turns out wrong. This is particularly true if you are still learning how to make beer at ... ......[Read More]
Biltong for Physical Fitness

Biltong for Physical Fitness

While we don't often think of snack foods as being part of a healthy diet, biltong is a very important exception. The high-quality biltong Sydney residents have access to is often made from the very ... ......[Read More]
Summer Grillin

Summer Grillin

Everyone knows that summertime means one thing: it's grillin' season. This summer is supposed to be a hot one, meaning that people will probably be out on their grills almost every day. If you do not own a grill, this is the perfect time to buy one.......[Read More]
The Best Way to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs to Color

The Best Way to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs to Color

While there are about as many ways to hard-boil an egg as there are cooks that make them, there is one way that ensures a properly cooked white and yolk every time, avoiding the rubbery texture and greenish color that can form on overly cooked eggs. Colored eggs can still be eaten after they are col......[Read More]
Small Changes Equals You Thirty Pounds Lighter

Small Changes Equals You Thirty Pounds Lighter

With obesity on the rise, now more than ever is the time to think about your health and take action. Fad diets seem to be crowding the internet and the media, so how do you ... ......[Read More]
Gourmet Food Baskets - Gifts For All Types

Gourmet Food Baskets - Gifts For All Types

Gourmet gift baskets are a great gift for any occasion or holiday. There are also gift baskets whose contents are suitable for diabetics and those who are gluten intolerant. Whatever the amount you spend, a gift is always best given from the heart.......[Read More]
The Most Common and Useful Types of Kitchen Knives

The Most Common and Useful Types of Kitchen Knives

Kitchen knives are essentials for cooking, and although it is possible to use knives that were cheap when bought decades ago, have never been sharpened, and have been generally abused, it is much preferable to ... ......[Read More]
How to Fold a Banana Leaf

How to Fold a Banana Leaf

Cooking foods in a wrapper is a fundamental technique used all over the world. Sometimes that wrapper is edible, like rice paper or pastry dough. In other cases, the wrapper is discarded, such as parchment paper or banana leaves. Banana leaves are widely used in the cuisine of tropical countries, in......[Read More]
Moussaka Menu: The Modern Ancient greek Edition

Moussaka Menu: The Modern Ancient greek Edition

Moussaka is a really hearty, flavorsome baked eggplant dish. There are numerous variations of Moussaka, depending on the nation of origin. This particular recipe is a contemporary take on a Greek Mousakka. It includes a ... ......[Read More]
Do I Put Foil on Pork Chops When They Are Baking?

Do I Put Foil on Pork Chops When They Are Baking?

Cook pork chops wrapped tightly in foil to prepare a tender, juicy entrée. Cooking pork chops without foil results in a chop with a crisper crust and a firmer bite. Wrapping the chops in foil holds in their moisture but requires a longer cook time than uncovered chops to allow the heat from ......[Read More]
Stands for Cakes

Stands for Cakes

As an edible piece of art, your beautifully decorated cake should be properly displayed. Though some view the cake stand as simple means of displaying a cake, others see it as an opportunity to embellish the cake even further. Cake stands can be used for any occasion, from birthdays to weddings, and......[Read More]
Nations That Trade Bananas

Nations That Trade Bananas

Bananas are grown, and eaten, all around the world. They are traditionally associated with southeast Asia, where they originated, and the countries of Central and South America, some of whose economies have come to revolve around this fruit. China and India are also large producers.......[Read More]
How to Cook a Serving of Forbidden Rice

How to Cook a Serving of Forbidden Rice

Forbidden rice, an heirloom variety of black rice dating back to ancient China, gets its color from anthocyanin, the plant pigment responsible for the blue in blueberries, the red in raspberries and the purple in eggplant peels. Forbidden rice has almost as much fiber as brown rice, but lacks the gl......[Read More]