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The Best Frozen Steaks

Few meals compare to a perfectly cooked steak for the discerning omnivore. Although the cooking method contributes significantly to a steak's taste, choosing a high quality beef is also integral to creating the ultimate tasting experience. Surprisingly, a premium steak does not need to be fresh. On

How to Decorate Cakes With Candy Melts

Candy melts are creamy, easy-to-melt wafers that are made for molding, dipping and drizzling over desserts. They can also be used to decorate cakes. Candy melts can be purchased in individual colors, or in an assortment of various colors and themes. Use candy melts in contrasting colors for the drip

Recipe Chicken Fried Rice - How to Cook Chicken Fried Rice

Once you're comfortable with the skill of cooking fried rice you can experiment with more delicious fried rice recipes. This easy chicken fried rice recipe is the follow up of previous fried rice Chinese recipe. As there are many chicken fried rice recipes out there, this one probably is the si

5 Gourmet Fruits You Should Know

Several fruits have recently become more popular as part of gift baskets, confections and restaurant menus that may not be familiar to many diners.More than a trend, the availability and popularity of new produce from around the world means an expanding palette of options.But do you know how to eat

Cupcakes - Taking Parties by Storm

What is so special about cupcakes? They have been around for ages and everyone seems to love them. It may have something to do with the fact that they not only taste good but they ...

Grilling Tips to avoid Food Poisoning

Summer time means outdoor activities for the family. Many people enjoy outdoor grilling during the summer months. Unfortunately, cooking and eating outdoors raises some concerns that make it easier for food poisoning to occur. Grilling ...

Flavored Tea and Its Importance

To know all about flavored tea, one must first gain some background information about tea processing. As a matter of fact, processing plays a central role in producing different kinds of tea. This processing traditionally consists of the following step.

Is Wine Fattening? You Be the Judge

In many countries, there is an increasing obesity problem that is steadily getting larger. In Australia, it has been reported that more than 60% of the population is now overweight. But is this due to the foods we eat, or the drink we put in mouths? Today, alcohol seems to be put into the same categ

Hungarian Wine Guide

Wines have been produced in Hungary since Roman times, and have economic and social importance to the country. There are 22 different wine-making areas, which fall into four regions: Transdanubia, Balaton, Northern Uplands and Great Plains. Within these regions, some of the best red and white wines

Zojirushi Micom Rice Cooker - A Review

I've tried, but haven't been able to find a bad review for the Zojirushi Micom rice cookers. I've looked through dozens of rice cooker reviews, and many of them talk about the Micom rice cooker, ...

How to Juice Wild Plums

Both tart and sweet tasting, wild plums have been used for thousands of years as a source of food for Native Americans. Important for maintaining healthy digestion, plums and their resulting prunes have often been used as a laxative. Their juice has the same properties and can be an important part o

Difference Between Prestressed Concrete & Reinforced Concrete

Some form of concrete has been used since early Roman days. Originally it was a mixture of lime, local clay and volcanic rock. Since the invention of Portland cement in 1824, it has been composed of cement, sand and some type of rock. It has great compressive strength, able to withstand loads placed

Valentine's Day Dessert Ideas - Quick to Make Sweet and Fruity Delights

A perfect way to celebrate any special occasion is a quick and easy to prepare fruity dessert that can provide plenty of contrast in flavor and texture. The following light, airy and extremely sweet delights are sure to give you a wonderful conclusion to a heavy meal.

Chocolate - The Sinful Treat!

What does rich, dark, melting and drop dead heavenly remind you of ? Some good looking guy of course! Surprise, I am not talking about any guy. I am talking about chocolate.... melt-in-the mouth chocolate. ...

Does Vinegar-Based Salad Dressing Go Bad?

Vinegar by itself can be opened and stored in the pantry for more than a year before anything noticeable happens. White vinegar will last indefinitely. When vinegar is mixed with other ingredients, however, this protection is diminished or may disappear completely. This applies to vinegar-based sala

Where to Buy Green Coffee Beans?

Do you like to roast your own coffee beans? Are you looking for a wide variety of green coffee beans to choose from or do you have one particular favorite? Grinding your own beans ensures ...

How to Convection Roast a Brisket

Convection ovens augment a conventional oven by circulating heated air with the use of fans. Food is cooked faster because the insulated layer of cooler air surrounding cooking food is stripped away. This air circulation also allows convection ovens to operate at a lower temperature and cook food mo