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French \’Nougat\’ Ice Cream

Food is art, food is passion and primarily a necessity. Every culture can be characterized by its traditional cuisine. In every dish we make, we put a little piece of our own creativity and uniqueness. As every art, food has its ups and downs, its popular ‘creations’ and only a few masterpieces. Today we offer []

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Blueberry Muffins From Freeze-Dried Ingredients

There are some amazing recipes for healthy foods using all freeze dried ingredients. Freeze dried foods are convenient for your food storage plan. They are easier to store because they have a longer shelf life than fresh foods, frozen foods and refrigerated foods. This makes them your best choice for emergency food storage, as well []

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Filet Mignon With Bearnaise Sauce

credit: cchen For a romantic candlelight dinner, nothing expresses luxury and elegance better than a medium-rare cooked filet mignon with bĂ©arnaise sauce. Although the filet mignon might seem easy to cook, it actually requires a lot of attention as it can burn easily and become over-cooked, which would dry up the meat juice and lose its []

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Green Tea: A Widely Celebrated Brew

image credit: evert-jan There is a wide array of teas available out there, including ones like Tulsi tea that are highly utilized and revered in the Indian culture. Then there are the wildly popular and sold ones, like green tea. Made solely from the leaves of Camellia sinensis, green tea undergoes minimal oxidation during processing. Read []

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5 Foods and Recipes That Will Rock Your Thanksgiving Day

Heading out to buy your some of the ingredients in your Thanksgiving menu? Are you already prepared? Do you need some help in deciding what you want to cook in order to prepare the most wonderful Thanksgiving feast for your family and friends? Then you might want to stick in just a bit and read []

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What Are The Benefits Of A Juice Diet?

A juice diet involves drinking only fresh, blended fruits and vegetables for a nutritious, fulfilling meal. As a substitute for standard meal plans, a juice diet can be beneficial for losing weight and getting a good daily balance of vitamins and nutrients. Alternatively, drinking juices as a supplement to an ordinary healthy meal plan can []

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How To Make Nutty Cookie Parfait

Today we take nuts for granted. The Greeks and Romans considered walnuts an aphrodisiac and food for gods. Nuts were used as currency for trading with English ships in the Mediterranean. That’s why the walnut is called the English walnut. Almonds were excavated in the Holy Land and are one of the earliest cultivated foods. []

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Summer Cold Drink Recipes

As the sun scorches overhead your senses are muted and all you can think of is something cold to guzzle. Water is an essential part of body. If a sufficient amount of water is not provided to the body then it will become dehydrated which can be fatal. Water is the most natural drink for []

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How to Make a Martini

Should a martini be shaken or stirred? If you don’t hang around bars much and happen to order the martini, then you may have heard the barkeep ask you this obligatory query. The great debate about martini has perplexed the modern man so much that some of them has resorted to drinking chocolate or milk-flavored []

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Mixology With The Volcano Vaporizer

Many people are using the science behind vapor to create a new level of alcoholic beverages. The Volcano Vaporizer is being used to infuse cocktails with various flavors. This expands the possibilities of what can be done to drinks and gives the opportunity top enjoy numerous flavors in classic liquors. It is a great way []

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How to Make Christmas Cupcakes

credit: karithina Typically cupcakes are simple to make requiring a small amount of ingredients and not a lot of preparation time. It’s when it comes to the decoration that things get a little more complex and time consuming. In the lead-up to Christmas and the New Year cupcake businesses are being flooded with requests for []

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Strawberry Tiramisu

credit: barisione Strawberry Tiramisu is a healthier and much fresher version of the classic Tiramisu which is commonly made with lady fingers dipped in espresso coffee, covered by whipped cream or mascarpone, and cocoa powder. The Italian name Tiramisu means literally “pick me up” which metaphorically speaking leads to “make me happy”, in reference to []

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Make the Perfect Espresso

image credit: Brian Legate Our understanding of coffee has changed since the introduction of specialist coffee shops. “However it comes” is no longer an acceptable response when asked how we like our morning pick me up. The problems arise when we try to recreate what we experienced in the cafĂ© at home. No matter how []

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The Mini Foods Trend

image credits: christijohnstone The trend toward mini foods is everywhere. From breakfast to dinner and dessert, almost any food can be minified. Try some of these, and then experiment with some of your own! Cake Pops In the last couple months, cake pops have been getting more and more popular. They’re all over the place []

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