Raw Food Diet Is It Healthy?

I get a lot of questions about whether the raw food diet is healthy. There is no simple answer to that. A raw food diet can be incredibly healthy-in fact probably the healthiest diet on the planet. However, do it wrong and rush into it and it can be unhealthy. You have to know how […]

Great Ways to use Button Mushrooms

White mushrooms, also commonly known as button mushrooms, are probably the most widely available and purchased mushroom, since most good-sized grocery stores and supermarkets usually sell them both fresh and canned. Though they might not be considered to be choicest mushrooms by a lot of people, they do have a good mushroom flavor. Better still, […]

Top Ten Sweets

Oh man. Candy. Sweets. Delectables. There are so many different kinds of awesome sugary choices that this is going to be a tough list to fill – and chances are good I’m going to be very, very hungry by the end of it. What a tough life we writers lead. – Licorice. No, not that […]

What is Chocolate Bloom

Chocolate could be the most wonderful thing in the world. It can be added to any meal, there are several different varieties to choose from, and every variety can taste different. But before you can bake or cook with it, you must understand it. Chocolate can be very temperamental, especially couverture chocolate. If it is […]

Recipes

I would like to share an old recipe, from a dear lady who I knew when I lived in the state of Maine. She made some of the best pies, and one of our favorites was her strawberry-rhubarb pie. Now, as time seems to not stretch as much as I would like, I have improvised […]

Christmas Treats from around the World

Christmas is celebrated in many ways all over the world. One tradition that seems to hold true, no matter where you are, is the presence of fine foods. People seem to enjoy coming together over delicious meals and tantalizing treats. If you are having troubles deciding on what to make this year, or are looking […]

History of Snickers Candy Bar

There are hundreds of candy bars on the market but only a handful can be called one of America’s favorites. The Snickers candy bar has been a sweet chocolaty indulgence for 80 years. To get an idea at how much the Snickers bar is loved, one only need look at the numbers – $2 billion+ […]

Best Apple Pear Pie Recipe for Christmas

Apple pie is often a recipe that is served during the Christmas season as well as other holiday celebrations. While an apple pie can often consist of only apples and cinnamon, this year try moderation and add pears to the mix. By creating an alternative type of pie, not only will guests be happy but […]

Mikado

Mikado. I’m sure you’ve seen the adverts, the special display stands in the supermarkets and read the numerous glowing reviews about them. Am I the only person who can’t see the attraction in them? They’re one of the most expensive snacks in the supermarket now that the promotional prices are disappearing, yet they taste like […]

Desserts Top 10 most Indulgent Desserts

Indulgence and desserts are synonymous, one certainly compliments the other. Just indulging in the mere thought of desserts which tantalize the palette, kiss the taste-buds and have those happy endorphins dancing in ecstasy is reason enough to make the jeans feel somewhat tighter. Desserts are second to none when speaking of guilty pleasures. Desserts are […]