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Green Tea: Help Or Hype?

There's been lots of health-hype lately surrounding the benefits of green tea. I'm certain youve heard it, too. Have you ever wondered: "Is it really worth my while to drink tea of the green variety...

Heating Directions for a Fully Cooked Smoked Ham

Fully cooked smoked hams are tasty and convenient to prepare. Since the ham is thoroughly cooked, all you have to do is heat it up prior to serving. Cooked hams are ideal for times when you need a filling meal for a large group of people, but are short on time. When preparing a smoked ham, be sure t

Custard Recipe

There are various mouthwatering desserts which once served on your pallet lets you craving for more. One of the most popular desserts quite popular around the world for its sumptuous taste is the custard. There are varieties of custard dishes which have attained tremendous popularity for their genui

Presentation - It's Not About Being Posh

Have you ever wanted to feel like you were at a five star restaurant at home? This article discusses the importance of presentation in turning simple meals into a fine dining experience.

Enjoy the Spicy Flavors of Mexican Food

The spicy flavor of Mexican food with its Spanish influences offers something for just about everyone as this festive type of cuisine is perfect for every day meals as well as for special occasions. You can recreate some authentic Mexican food right in your very own kitchen with a few tasty ingredie

Wine Tasting Basics

Wine tasting is an important part of enjoying wine. The more wine you taste, the better you'll become at detecting aromas and flavors. This will enhance your enjoyment by giving you a deeper appreciation of wine makers and the wine making process.

How to Clean a Clogged Propane Hose on a Portable BBQ Grill

Gas flow on a barbecue grill is controlled by the regulator. This part connects to the propane tank and uses a hose attachment to push gas to the grill. Cooking exposes all parts of your grill to grease buildup and debris from the food. When the hose that feeds the flame clogs, you must remove it to

Making Homemade Wine

Making homemade wine is a tradition that many people still continue today. Many people assume that making wine is a difficult process and I am here to tell you that it is not. Making home brew is simple but it can be time consuming and once you start it is hard to stop and what was once a small hobb

The History of Pizza

Perhaps one of the most popular Italian foods today, outside of pasta, is pizza. There are few nations in the world that can claim that their food has become such an international phenomenon as Italy.

Italian Wine - Famous Red Wine Types

Many people consider Italy to be the land of joy. It's true that Italians have a different lifestyle than most other people. Generally their life is more intense and this shows in every aspect of ...

Making Food Delivery Even More Convenient

Food delivery services are one of the most convenient perks of living in the modern world. You go online or call a phone number, tell someone what you want, and it shows up at your front door soon after. The food is just as delicious as it would be sitting in a restaurant and it is hot the moment yo

To Drink Or Not to Drink That Is The Question?

The Author points out a number of considerations that should be entertained when deciding whether or not to drink alcoholic beverages, and some of the consequences both social and legal that can flow from the decision made. Are you of a lawful age to drink? Why do you think you might want to drink?

What Kind of Cheese Is in Lasagna?

Lasagna is an Italian layered casserole that is traditionally constructed with wide noodles, a tomato-based sauce and a variety of cheeses that is baked. Some recipes include meat as a sauce ingredient and others include various vegetables in the sauce or layers. While you can use any cheese you lik

How to Cook Lamb Shanks or Legs

Lamb shanks and leg roasts are both from the lamb's legs, as their names indicate, but they are handled very differently by cooks. The lamb's leg is a large and meaty cut, and it is relatively tender throughout. It is generally roasted, and a single leg can feed eight to 10 guests. The shank is the

Try Grilled Pineapple For Your Diet

Doctors found that pineapples are a good source of vitamin C. One half cup of pineapple everyday can provide 12 milligrams of vitamin C about 20% of your daily need of Vitamin C. This recipe is good for those who want to have a healthy diet.

Video: Brewing Tea with Disposable Teabags

Video Transcript Ok, now I want to talk to you about making a cup of tea using these disposable bags. Now, I know throughout this series, I've been saying some pretty harsh things about tea bags, and the main problem with tea bags is that they contain fanning?s, or just the dust, the...

Italian Pizza, Anyone?

Most people find advertisements for pizzas fascinating, what with the scenes wherein the chef is throwing it up high then punching several times. Nowadays, most pizzas come with various flavors and exorbitant price to come with it. Seems like the more you add ingredients for the topping, the higher

Benefits of Fruit Cocktail

Fruit cocktail is a delicious and healthy alternative to candy and other sweets. It is a combination of fruits, fresh or preserved, that are sliced into small, bite-size pieces. While the term cocktail usually refers ...

Selecting the Best Tea for You

If you're ready to explore the fine world of healthy tea, you should understand there are three foremost types of tea decorating the shelves of supermarkets: green, oolong, and black. Today, the three prominent brands ...