Category: Drinks

Menabrea Beer Review

Italy. A land where history, culture, architecture and art drip like olive oil from a crostini. And speaking of haute cuisine, their grub isn’t too shabby either. Having just returned from Tuscany, I can certainly vouch for that. But never mind Florence’s art treasures. Or the Etruscan heritage. Not to mention Pucini’s villa. Leaning Towers? […]

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Low Fat Recipes to Enjoy in the Cold Weather

The following is a list of favorite cold-weather recipes that have stood the test of time throughout my 18 years of cooking. These recipes are high on flavour but not high in calories. Consequently, you won’t have to call your family twice for dinner because the aroma and taste of these dishes will encourage everyone to gather around the kitchen table.   Nothing gives […]

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Is Filtered Tap Water better than Bottled Water – Yes

There is no reason to drink bottled water unless you live in a place where conditions are unsanitary and the local water supply is potentially contaminated.  Bottled water is expensive and not particularly good for the environment, since it comes in a plastic bottle that must eventually be thrown away or otherwise disposed of.   […]

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Loaded Scramble Eggs

Scrambled eggs aren’t just for breakfast anymore, especially when they are loaded with enough goodies to round out a complete meal. This is an extremely easy method of making scrambled eggs, even though they are packed with stuff. The following recipe is for 2-4 people. Before you begin, here is what you will need… 3-4 […]

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Irish Cuisine is all about Comfort Food

The feasts and famines of Ireland have given rise to a variety of foods, but the more common trait in this cuisine is the hardiness of the dishes, and the blending of simple ingredients into meals that warm the body and soul. Irish cooking is about comfort and vigor, two characteristics not usually associated with […]

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Incorporate Okra into your Cooking

Native to Ethiopia, the okra plant has flourished throughout Africa since the 12th century B.C. Global trading over the centuries, including the slave trade, brought okra to various other parts of the world. In the United States, the okra plant is cultivated primarily throughout the South and Southwest regions. Okra seed pods are used in […]

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How much Guidance to Find in Restaurant Reviews

Food critics is what they are typically called. In the spirit of this topic, they are more accurately titled ‘Restaurant Reviewers.’ The dependability of their guidance is directly connected to the motivation for their work. Are they truly independent? Are they truly dedicated to accurately informing you, the reader, about the qualities offered by the […]

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How to Make Cheap Coffee Taste Expensive

It is a fact that most coffee drinkers would love to indulge in expensive premium blends. Unfortunately, money being what it is, many simply cannot afford those luxurious coffees. The truth is many people have to make due with grocery store coffee off of the shelf. There is no shame in buying pre-ground coffee and […]

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