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Here are articles that you may find interesting.  Competence of individual authors varies.  They are provided for your information only. Food & Beverage | Cooking
Kitchen Knife Basics: Maintenance for a Long Life Posted By : Ben Anton
Proper care of your fine stainless steel and forged kitchen cutlery is easy if you follow a few simple steps. This article outlines some basic techniques for ensuring a long life for your kitchen knives.

Oh no!! What to do if the top of your baked cheesecake has cracked…. Posted By : Mandyt-15948
This article details reasons why your baked cheesecake has cracked and what you can do about it.

The Magic Of Blueberries Sweet, Juicy And Good For Your Health Posted By : Leslie Gilmour
Blueberries have long been a favorite taste treat. And scientists have recently come to know that they possess amazing health benefits, too. Here's a look at how blueberries are so beneficial and how you can get your dose.

Farmer's Market Shopping Tips Posted By : Tom Straub
Do you ever ask why different foods have a much crisper flavor at certain times of the year? If you ever shop in a farmer's market, you will find different types of the most scrumptious foods, varying with the time of year. When local produce is fresh it becomes available for the farmer's market. One of the best kept secrets of chefs is that they know that if they buy the food at a farmer's market as well as at other vendors where local produce is sold, that it will really improve the flavor of their cooking.

Why Should You Store Your Recipes? Posted By : Tom Straub
Do you have a special holiday meal? Maybe your grandmother always serves her pineapple ham on Labor Day. Or, your mother may bake your children a delicious cherry birthday cake, every year. Writing down special recipes is an essential element of being a cook. Keeping the instructions for making these special recipes is important to us and why we document them. After all, the recipe might become misplaced and never found again without a good system. It is a good idea to not let this happen, so you will not neglect an important part of being a good cook.

Quality - Cooks Knives - A Cutting Edge Investment Posted By : Arthor Pens
Of all the tools and utensils used in the kitchen today, it is probably the knife that rewards the most careful selection. When you consider it, a knife is an extension of your hand.

Recipe For A Successful Barbecue Posted By : Arthor Pens
With the first glimpse of the summer sun we all rush to the shed in search of the barbecue (or barbecue if you prefer!). But rather than just brushing off the cobwebs and remnants of last year's sausages and then cooking up the usual fare of burgers and sausages, why not have a re-think?

Delicious Ways to Reduce Cholesterol With Out Drugs Posted By : Sophie Cosic
Those of us with unfavorable cholesterol scores are constantly bombarded with the importance of controlling LDL-HDL levels. Unfortunately, many of the drugs prescribed for cholesterol reduction can have serious side effects such as fatigue, muscle cramps, brain fog, etc. Trying a natural adjustment to your diet may be a better and less risky way to tame the cholesterol beast.

A Toast to Toaster Ovens Posted By : Bert Aurthurs
Long before there were microwave ovens, the modern household's corner-cutting appliance of choice was the toaster oven.

How To Get More From Cooking Classes Posted By : Tom Straub
A wonderful way to learn how to cook some unique meals is to take a cooking class. If you cook once a week or are a professional chef, your cooking ability does not change the fact that you can still reap many rewards by taking a class. You should be aware, however, that you may run into a class that does not help with what you want to learn. By reading this article, you'll get some tips on how to get the most out of your cooking class.

Cook With Essential Oils In The Kitchen Posted By : Darrell Miller-1603
Flavoring up a meal can be easy with essential oils, learn the does and dont in the kitchen with essential oils.

Parts of a Knife Posted By : Frank Silkin
We use the knife so often that we take it for granted, and would likely raise our eyebrows if we were told that it is actually quite a complex tool. It does not become simple just because we handle it so casually. Generally, people think a knife has two parts, the handle and the blade, but in reality there are six separate parts to a knife.

Delicious Ideas for your Fourth of July Celebration Posted By : Jacob Smithston
The 4th of July is a day for enjoying the outdoors and enjoying great food while you celebrate all the things that make the United States a great place to live. Traditional cookouts usually involve a grill and your favorite foods, like hamburgers and hot dogs. No Fourth of July celebration would be complete without some form of baked beans. While there are many baked beans recipes to choose from, traditional homemade is the way to go.

Perfect Cheesecake Crust Posted By : Mandyt-15948
This article provides helpful information to make the perfect cheesecake crust everytime. Suitable for both baked and no bake cheesecakes.

The Spices In Your Kitchen Do More Than Flavor Your Foods Posted By : Darrell Miller-1603
Spices in your kitchen can do more than add flavor to your food. Consider how kitchen spices can improve circulation, aid in diabetes, and help one sleep better.

Ice Cream Makers Posted By : Garnett Foards
If you love ice cream and have never made it at home, you're in for a real treat.

The Latest Gadget Will it Really Help? Posted By : Lewis Lunsford
You see a commercial for the latest in cooking gadgets. Perhaps its a garlic peeler. Or maybe it is a special device to core an apple. And since you eat a lot of apples or cook with garlic all the time, you may be tempted.

What does world class Cooking take Posted By : Luat Tran Van
article about world class cooking

Hire A Personal Chef, and Add Another Dimension to Entertaining. Posted By : Anna Nicolas
SavouryChef (, a leading Vancouver based catering service provider is in high demand due to Chef Taryn Wa's high-end and innovative catering services. At SavouryChef, she offers her personal chef service for hire, which is ideal for your dinner parties, business functions, or everyday family meals.

Seafood Recipes Can Be Fun, Easy And, Yes, Healthy Posted By : Shannon Linnen
Seafood recipes can be fun and healthy and let's not forget to mention EASY! Using your favorite seafood, such as shrimp, mussels scallops or crab and a few of the ideas given in this article you can continue to create unique and healthy seafood recipes time and time again.

Working with Eggs Posted By : crongcrang
Bad eggs are rare but they do occur. Crack eggs into a separate bowl before mixing with other ingredients. If the egg shell from shattering when you crack the egg.

Making Your Kitchen Convenient For Cooking Posted By : Tom Straub
Do you love to cook and do it all the time? How about your kitchen, do you really enjoy using it? Many kitchens are not set up to work with individuals that like to cook very much. For example, your carving board may not be put next to the oven. Or even worse, you may have a tiny kitchen and can barely get around. It is important, if you want to be a successful cook, to have more than just a knowledge of the mechanics of cooking. You will also need to have a well arranged kitchen as well.

Quality Cooking Schools Make Better Cooks For Customers Posted By : Nelson Montana
Cooking school is valuable! Usually when it comes to chef class and a cooking job, you are developing a base for a life direction and life path. Remember the military motto, much more than a job, it's an adventure? Perhaps, that should be true for you too.

Chinese Americans A Delicious Way to Celebrate Fourth of July and Bring a Unique Ethnic Touch Posted By : Jacob Smithston
There is no better day to celebrate being American than the fourth of July. If you are of mixed heritage like Chinese American you may also want to celebrate the fourth of July as well as your heritage by adding an ethnic twist to some of the fourth of Julys cookout traditions. Everyone knows that it just is not a Fourth of July cook out without potato salad. For example, check out the recipe below for Chinese potato Salad.

How to Keep Food Fresh Naturally Posted By : jreider
Learn how to keep your food fresh using other fruits and vegetables.

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3 Tricks To Eat Healthy Even When The Money Is Tight Posted By : Rene Graeber -
There is an unfortunate fact of life that many high nutrient, low fat, low calorie foods are expensive, while many nutrient free, calorie dense foods are cheap. This can make buying and cooking healthy foods for yourself and your family quite a challenge, particularly when the food budget is limited. With some advance planning, however, it is still possible to create a week full of wonderful, nutritious meals, not matter how small your food budget. The key is to plan a...

Pots and Pans; The many styles, sizes and uses Posted By : skunkle
Being creative in the kicthen is easier when you have the right pots and pans. Whether you are cooking for a large group or just preparing your family dinner you can have the right pots and pans for the job.

Save Money On Food: 7 Useful Tips Posted By : Ken Hill
Seven valuable tips that can help you to save money on food.

The Meanings of Different Cooking Terms Posted By : Justin Brown
Cooking can be very satisfying, and learning about the different ways to cook and finding new; different recipes to experiment in the kitchen is exciting. Read on to take a look at the terminologies that are commonly used in the kitchen.

Two Methods of Chicken Cut - Simply and Professionally Posted By : Noraini Maskuri
This article provides step-by-step ways to cut chicken or poultry. The two methods show the different ways which are popular with home cooks and professionals.

Heart Healthy Cooking Tips Posted By : Dhiraj
Eating right for a healthy heart need not be a major chore or a total drag. A few heart healthy cooking tips will have you eating right and feeling good.

Propane Grill Posted By : Barry Hooper
More and more people are turning to propane as the most economical, cleanest, and least inexpensive option for all their residential and recreational needs.

When to Use High Heat on Your Barbeque Posted By : Richard Cussons
If you have ever burned the food on your BBQ then this is the article for you!

3 Ways To Cook The Perfect Rice Posted By : Noraini Maskuri
This article provides useful tips to achieve perfect balance when cooking rice

How To Remove Lobster From The Shell Posted By : Noraini Maskuri
This article provides tips to handle lobster properly and safely.

BETTER Meal for Health & WEALTH & Stay Fit for Long Life Posted By : Khushwant
You still need to get your five servings a day of fruits and vegetables. Make an effort to include fruits and vegetables at every meal. Since your options are more limited during the winter months, nows the time to get creative by trying new recipes as well as sampling produce you havent eaten before.

The Different Types of BBQ Posted By : Dhiraj
There's a wide world of BBQ out there, and there are a variety of cooking and serving styles to choose from.

Cooking Posted By : Mar
All about cooking

BBQ Myths Getting You Down? Posted By : Richard Cussons
All too frequently, people are falling victims to very common barbeque myths, which leads to bad BBQ experiences...

The Best Way To Cook Your Freshly Caught Fish Posted By : Travis Clemens -
A freshly caught fish can be cooked in a thousand and one ways. Any fisherman worth his salt has his own unique way of cooking a freshly caught trout, salmon or whatever fish he caught. So fisherman all across the country has been handed down methods of cooking fish. Here are some tips to get the best out of your fish. 1.Frying Breading and frying a freshly caught fish is as good as it gets. The smell of butter emanating from the frying pan and the flair a fisherman pu...

Chile Con Carne: A History Posted By : Dhiraj
The origin of Chile con Carne are stepped in legends and lies! Learn more about the American dish more American than apple pie.

Meal Planning Benefits Posted By :
Explore the benefits of meal planning in this free article by Ken Hill.

What to make for dinner? Posted By : Michael K. Sasaki
“I have a house full of groceries, but don’t know what to make for dinner”. This is a common problem for many people. Now, thanks to the internet, there are solutions to this problem.

A Meal Without Salt Is Not A Meal Posted By : Ng Peng Hock
A meal without salt is not a meal. Do you agree with this proverb?

Fresh Caught Fish Cooking Preparation Posted By : Travis Clemens -
To maintain the delicate flavor of a newly caught freshwater or saltwater fish, this must be handled properly to avoid spoilage. Not to mention preserving the fish with pleasing odor. There are ways to properly prepare and maintain the quality just after the catch of the fish into a sumptuous fishmeal. Check out the tips below: 1) As soon as the fish lands avoid any contact with hard surfaces to prevent bruising. It should be washed immediately by hosing or bucket rinsing ...

Parts of a Knife Posted By : Frank Silkin
Like most things that we cannot live without, the knife has become so much a part of our lives that we fail to realize just how complex of a tool it really is. Although many people would have trouble naming more than two distinct parts on a knife (the blade and the handle), the fact remains that there are six separate parts to a knife.

Chefs Posted By : Mar
Chef is a term commonly used to refer to an individual who cooks professionally. Within a restaurant however, chef (French for chief or head) is often only used to refer to one person: the one in charge of everyone else in the kitchen. This is usually the Executive Chef. Food | Cooking | Recipe
Pan Seared Rib Eye Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
Rib-eye steak is a boneless cut from the rib section. The term eye in its name refers to the round cross-section of a muscle that is not well exercised, making the rib-eye steak very tender. Succulent and well-marbled with fat, the rib-eye is also known as a Delmonico steak after a chic New York restaurant, Delmonicos, that popularized this luxury steak in the mid 1800s.

Theme Recipes for Valentine's Day - Salad/Main/Dessert Posted By : Noraini Maskuri
This article provides food ideas to prepare for Valentine's Day meal from salad to dessert. This is the first of 4-part series of Valentine's Combo meals.

Making Sourdough Starters: Not As Big A Pain As You Thought! Posted By : David Urmann
Making a sourdough starter isnt the giant, time-consuming pain in the neck you may have been led to believe; heres the truth about sourdough starters.

Lobster Bisque Soup Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
The lobster bisque is very rich, so a small serving (about two-thirds cup per person) is plenty. At the restaurant, this is baked in individual crocks, with puff pastry on top. Enjoy this lobster bisque soup recipe!

Cube Steak Parmesan Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
When, out of curiosity, I looked in the dictionary for the definition of cube steak, I found < "A thin slice of beef tenderized by cubing". This cube steak parmesan recipe is one that really impress for its delicate mix of flavors.

5 Easy meal ideas with Rotisserie Chicken Posted By : Debbie Madson
Rotisserie chicken can be a great easy meal idea when planning what is for dinner as well as an item that can be picked up at your local grocery store quickly. Besides having a roast chicken with a side dish here are a few ideas of what you can do with shredded chicken.

Easy meal ideas for side dishes Posted By : Debbie Madson
Sometimes coming up with the main dish for meals is the easy part but what to have with it can be the hard question. Here are some easy meal ideas for vegetable side dishes.

Everyones Irish On Saint Patricks Day - Its Time For A Party Posted By : Donna Hager
On March 17th every year, Saint Patricks Day, much of North America adopts the green and becomes Irish, at least to have a reason for a party. Here are the recipes for the food and drink you'll need.

Want to Surprise Your Family at The Dinner Table? Here Is a Wonderful Steak Recipe for You Posted By : Barney Garcia
Every time I head to a steak house for a taste of some delicious steaks, I end up miserably, because I can not order it in the proper way. The first day I ordered steak that should be well done and what I got in my plate proved too chewey for the capacity of my teeth and it also seemed to me too dry.

Lobster Roll Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
This lobster roll recipe is easy and quick to prepare, but tasty for any occasion. Simply defined, lobster rolls are sandwiches of chilled lobster salad stuffed into a toasted sandwich roll, most often a hot dog bun.

More Romantic Recipes for Valentine's Day Posted By : Noraini Maskuri
This article provides food ideas to prepare for Valentine's Day meal from salad to dessert. This is the second of 4-part series of Valentine's Combo meals.

Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Ideas Posted By : Dave Urmann
The next day after Thanksgiving is marked by the appearance of a seemingly endless stream of turkey sandwiches.

Secret Chili Restaurant Recipe - Three Bean Enchilada Chili Posted By : Donna Hager
This chili restaurant recipe is a secret restaurant recipe called "Three Bean Enchilada Chili." This chili recipe is somewhat unusual because it uses a secret restaurant enchilada sauce instead of tomatoes and the enchilada sauce contains a secret ingredient as well.

Holiday Treat Traditions Around the World Posted By : Jane S. Roseen
When the holidays come around, it always seems as if there are treats galore! The stores quickly fill up with egg nog, wasail ingredients, and chocolate shaped into just about every shape imaginable. But this year, how about looking at the more traditional holiday treats to spice up your gatherings. By focusing on the traditional and meaningful instead of the gaudy and commercial, you may find that you introduce your family and friends to treats that they love to both eat and discuss.

Easy Beef Lasagna Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
As I read on a cookbook site recently, "Lasagna appeals to the eye as well as to the taste buds". I just can't agree more! This easy beef lasagna recipe stands by its name. Enjoy.

Oven Roasted Beef Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
Prepare a great roast beef is easy, relatively inexpensive, and although may seem intimidating at first, there's little more to it than putting the roast in the oven and pulling it out when it's done.

Fortunate Lemon Chicken Posted By : Francis Chang
This is a delicious chicken meal for you to prepare at home. The lemon sauce is fresh and tangy and somehow I always end up eating too much :-) Give it a try I am sure you will enjoy....

Butter Cream Icing Recipes Posted By : Mike L
Butter cream icing is creamy and delicious. It is the perfect icing for decorating borders and making flowers like the rose or sweet pea. The best thing about butter cream is that it can be made of stiff, thin, or medium consistency, as per your requirement. Lets take a look at some of the butter cream recipes.

Easy Steak Diane Recipe Posted By : Ray Torres
Steak Diane is a classical and tasty meat dish that is a classic in white-tablecloth restaurants and, to properly be served, must be prepared at tableside. This presentation is a great way to impress your guests or perfect for that special romantic dinner! Enjoy this steak diane recipe.

The 10 most popular french recipes Posted By : Cuisine-France
Despite new trends, hype and marketing, tradition has never been stronger. In France, good food still means authentic cooking by using natural products from diverse regions. Here are the top 10 most popular recipes in France:

Cooking Like A Pro Posted By : Lisa Laird
The bridge between eating in and eating out has steadily shrunk down to a mere footpath. This is how I made the journey.

Homemade Beef Jerky Posted By : Ray Torres
Even though our forefathers didn't know it, lean fresh meat jerky is low in cholesterol and fat and very high in protein, making jerky a nutritious and wholesome snack. Jerky is an excellent energy food when camping, biking, skiing, or anytime you want a light snack.

Salsa Is Good For You Posted By : Razvan Marian
Salsa is the most popular condiment in the United States. Its as healthy for you as it is versatile.

4 Easy Tips on How to Make Healthy Recipes. Posted By : arowe1
Discover quick healthy recipe tips to cook healthy meals for you and your family. Learn how eating healthy is simple with easy healthy recipe ideas.

Beef Tamale Bread Casserole Posted By : Ray Torres
Tamales are a Christmas tradition in Mexicans and many Hispanic households. This tamale bread casserole recipe is representative of that delicious tradition.



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