Wednesday, July 17 2019

COOK THE WORLD – CHINA – HOT and SOUR SOUP

INGREDIENTS Nutrition 2 quarts chicken stock 2 ounces dried mushrooms 1 inch piece fresh ginger, peeled and grated 1 tablespoon red chili paste 1⁄2 cup canned bamboo shoot 1⁄2 cup canned water chestnut, chopped 1⁄2 lb...

HERE to THERE and In Between -Week 2 – Indonesia

This was a very interesting week for me - I have to admit that I knew very little about Indonesia before beginning my research.  I read many blogs and...

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Originally grown in the Greater Antilles and the West Indies, star apple can now be found in the lowlands of Central America and also in Southeast Asia. The flesh...

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A third of fast food wrappers test positive for chemicals linked to negative health effects The package we wrap our fast food in may harbor harmful chemicals. CONTINUE READING

Diet Rich In Greens Equals Less Memory Loss

To age well, we must eat well. There has been a lot of evidence that heart-healthy diets help protect the brain. The latest good news: A study recently published in...

Good Heart More Coffee

In an encouraging development in the coffee-may-be-good-for-us field, researchers have discovered at least part of why coffee appears to be beneficial for the heart. Coffee may be beneficial in part...

COOK the WORLD Week 13 – Turkey – MUTANCANA

One of Fatih Sultan Mehmet's favorite foods was a dish called Mutancana.  Lamb meat was sauteed in butter with shallots and cooked until tender.  Then dried fruits and almonds...

The secret tricks hidden inside restaurant menus

Great thought and effort go into creating restaurant menus – and there are some very powerful psychological tricks employed to make you choose.  

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

Warning: American cheese has no place in this story. While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or...

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