This is one of the areas that may escape the notice of many who feel thirsty and just need to drink something. The question is why are they ignorant of the amount of sugar in each container of soda? It's mostly due to the fact that such...
Still known for their simple locally grown foods and fish, the country of Greece serves up some wonderful dishes, many of which date back to early inhabitants of Macedonia and Sephardic Jewish cultures, along with a Turkish influence. Known for their wines and...
It is often a standing joke that what Americans consider to be Chinese food is totally of our own making, and cooks and diners in China would find them completely foreign (like chop suey--what on earth is that?). But somewhere along the line, Chinese food was adapted...
Present in every Indian household, it won't be wrong to say that Holy Basil is a miraculous herb. It is a known fact that every plant that has some religious importance associated with it also has great health benefits directly or indirectly. Our ancestors were shrewd in...
The term gastronomy, a practice in which one seeks to find, eat, and possibly cook the finest food, was combined in 2008 by Jose Carlos Capel with the term bar, an establishment that serves alcoholic beverages across a long counter that separates a bar tender from his...
Under stress - whether it is work, study or a relation, dietary habits change substantially. Some people lose their hunger when under stress whilst others tend to overeat - most often fatty, sugary and junk foods. Always blaming stress for making poor food choices is not the...
From my tiny spot here up north I observe that Norwegians, together with the rest of the world, probably, have taken Parmigiano Reggiano to heart. Aka Parmesan, a French name by the way. We cannot have enough of it. Personally I am more in favour of the...
Now, these food facts just might keep you amused, especially for those of you on holiday. Besides you may find one or two so fascinating that you'll trot them out next time you're out for dinner, (although I'm not sure if your guests will approve of a...
One of the most overlooked causes to some of the most common diseases plaguing our society today is inflammation. Here are the top recommended Anti-Inflammatory Foods List and Anti-Inflammatory Diet. When we pour through the statistics, we can see that high blood pressure, asthma,...
What is the best cut of beef? Many of us are lost when we get to the butcher's, or even the grocery. This article identifies the different kinds and where they come from. Rib-Eye or Chuck Chuck and rib-eye are cut...

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