Category: Food

Asparagus on Toast

Get It Fresh While You Can Growers have a short window to harvest the tasty spikes. The plant pops up out of the ground and is snipped off. As more pops up they keep picking till the spears become fat and woody. Not as tasty and tender then. The plant will start to become bushy …

Soup Diets for Weight Loss

Soup diets are very common these days, because soup is a very effective way to satiate hunger without giving you all the unnecessary calories and fat. Soup is liquid-based, and liquid tends to work in filling up your stomach and tricking you into thinking that you’re already full. This is the same principle that works …

Tellicherry Peppercorns

For thousands of years, this diminutive dried berry has been the reason behind hazardous sea and land voyages, discovery of new continents and countries and the establishment of new sea and trade routes. Entire civilizations have been subjugated to centuries of colonial rule once the door-way was opened up to the spice trade; pepper was …

Orlando Food

Who would not be hooked with the joy that this city could bring to everyone? People from different parts of the world visit this place every year to seek for fun and adventure with a lot of tourist destinations to choose from. Aside from its major attractions, tourists can relinquish their hunger and thirst with …

Beijing Duck

History The origin of roasted duck can be traced back to Northern and Southern Dynasties period (420-589) when these hapless birds where roasted in the Jinling area where modern day Nanjing is located. The Yuan Dynasty (1206-1368) were gourmets and took the custom of roast duck with them when they packed their bags and set …

Healthy Foods to Eat

Let’s take the apples for a start. These fruits have antioxidants that play an important role of eliminating chemicals released in the body which result in early aging and particular diseases. Apples combat free radicals that trigger undesirable changes in the body. They also lower chances of heart diseases in adult females by about 8%. …

Roast Beef

Choose a cut that is perfect for roasting The best joint for roasting is rib of beef. There should be plenty of fat on top of your cut, and preferably throughout as well. Even if you don’t like to eat the fat (which I find very strange but each to his own), it will greatly …

White Tea

Do you like to be always aware of the latest news from the World of tea? If so, you will love to know that recent scientific studies have found that some compounds of white tea can become very beneficial to the digestive system. Although white tea is not of the same popularity as green tea …

Russian Soup

Hot Russian soup One of the principle hot soups that are usually served for the first course in most Russian meals for more than 1000 years is cabbage or Shchi soup. This is one of the soups that is not exclusive to any class of people. It doesn’t matter if someone is rich or poor; …

Tips On Cooking Tuna

Pan fried Tuna This method is very simple and quick. In a very hot and lightly oiled pan seal a 175 g steak for a couple of minutes on either side, then take off the heat and rest. This will produce a cooking level similar to medium rare in a Beef steak. If you prefer …