December 18, 2010
The French word for starter is entree and its origins were said to come from 15th Century banquet halls, denoting the entry of the starter into the room, where it would be paraded around before being .
December 16, 2008
There are things to consider in keeping your salad mixture fresh. This also goes for the fruits and vegetables you put in your salad. Keeping it fresh is essential, especially if it will not be ..
August 28, 2008
The making of vegetable salads is so easy, in nearly every case the simple French dressing being all that is required, that every cook, household or professional, ought to know how to mix it. Pin ..
August 20, 2008
Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, is supposed to be the inventor of salads. Because of his fondness for salad plants, he was accused of eating grass, and, like most originals, was considered a ..
August 18, 2008
Springtime signals a time of change. As the outside temperatures warm up, we shift our meals from heartier fare to lighter cuisine and our wine choices follow suit. Red wine selections move to ..
August 17, 2008
Under this term it will be convenient for us to include all plants which are employed for culinary purposes, or for table use, such as salads and relishes. The potato and sweet potato, the pumpkin ..
July 27, 2008
What could be more refreshing on hot summer days than a cool gelatin salad? Here in North Texas we are experiencing several consecutive days of triple digit temperatures. And I know many of you are ..
July 27, 2008
One - Stop worrying, even about your heart. Constant worry and mind chatter can create mental stress which will in turn cause distress to your heart. In stead adopt an ‘eat yourself ..
July 14, 2008
One cannot help but think that much of what we eat or recipes that we see online are commercialized or have been tweaked to appeal to the masses and to the taste buds of the locals. True authentic ..
June 20, 2008
Keeping It Cool - Summertime Cooking Tips The last thing we want to do in the hot summer is heat up the kitchen cooking dinner. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to feed your family and still beat .
June 17, 2008
I love black and white photography. And there's nothing like putting on a crisp, white shirt with new, black pants. But when it comes to the rest of my world, I pretty much want it in color. Turns ..
April 14, 2008
I was fortunate enough to have an incredible history teacher in high school. In fact, I had a couple of really good history teachers in high school, but the one I am thinking of taught me about the ..
March 14, 2008
Easter Baskets are the gift part of the Easter celebration. You see them on store shelves wrapped in cellophane and stuffed with enough sugar to give anyone a sugar high to last until Memorial Day. ..
February 14, 2008
Mixing a good salad lies in combining textures. For example, the crispness of romaine with the softness of butter lettuce, colors - the red of radicchio and the dark green of watercress, shapes - the .
July 06, 2007
Ingredients: 3 Tbsp canola oil 3 Tbsp raspberry wine vinegar 1 tsp lemon juice 1/4 tsp salt 2 1/2 tsp granulated sugar 1 lb chicken breast, boneless and skinless 1 pinch salt 1 pinch black pepper 1 ..
May 05, 2007
This is a quick, easy dish made from organic food ingredients that’s great for any season. The navy beans provide a big serving of protein, so this can serve as the entrée. The sun dried ..
March 27, 2007
I grew up in Great Neck, Long Island, a suburb of New York City. When I lived there Great Neck was a small village with a dairy and a charming railroad station that looked like something from a toy ..
February 06, 2007
Salads are a wonderful addition to your diet. Salads can be light and refreshing to heavier and something you can make a meal out of. So often salads have been neglected and have simply been some ..
January 22, 2007
Think spinach and the cartoon Popeye comes to mind. It is not so much of a mystery why the creators have decided to create this character. It is the only way to convince kids to eat their spinach. ..
January 14, 2007
What makes or brakes a salad is the dressing. Although it does not easily grab our attention, these so-called silent ingredients play a very crucial role in determining the outcome of a salad. ..
January 07, 2007
Want to have a party Mexican-style? Why not try these recipes that are sure to get your spirits in that festive mood? The taco salad recipes listed below can be whipped in to time at all. Thirty ..