Food & Drink : Health & Medical
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
Have you ever tasted giardiniera? This specialty Italian style condiment, pronounced "Jar-din-air-ah", adds a jolt of flavor to pasta, pizza, sandwiches, and more. Let's take a look at the five different styles of giardiniera...
You know you do not have to join a wine tasting club to become a connoisseur of such things.Of course by joining one does help.You will not only enjoy good company with like-minded people, get to taste great reds and whites but also learn more and more about these wonderful beverages.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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