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PUMPKIN BREAD WITH SALTED MAPLE BUTTER

PUMPKIN BREAD WITH SALTED MAPLE BUTTER

“How can a nation be great if its bread tastes like Kleenex?”—Julia Child Pumpkin Spice Bread gets all grown up thanks to the addition of fresh ginger in this super-moist no-fuss bread with a crunchy pumpkin seed topping. INGREDIENTSBreadNonstick vegetable oil spray2½...

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SHOULD YOU JUDGE A WINE BASED ON ITS PRICE?

SHOULD YOU JUDGE A WINE BASED ON ITS PRICE?

“It takes a lot of good beer to make great wine”― Brian O’Donnell, Winemaker of Belle Pente, 2013 More expensive bottles aren't necessarily better. Here's what you need to know.By Sarah Tracey  What's Behind Wine Pricing?Let's get this out of the way: Wine is a bit...

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CURRY LEAF POPCORN CHICKEN

CURRY LEAF POPCORN CHICKEN

A Jewish woman had two chickens. One got sick, so the woman made chicken soup out of the other one to help the sick one get well. -Henny Youngman This recipe is one of our favorites from Nik Sharma's Season, our October 2018 Cookbook Club pick. Sharma says: "Whenever...

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15 SIMMERING FACTS ABOUT TEA

15 SIMMERING FACTS ABOUT TEA

“Tea is the magic key to the vault where my brain is kept.”― Frances Hardinge 1. TEA IS REALLY, REALLY POPULAR. It’s the most popular beverage in the world after plain water. The world’s tea market was worth $38.8 billion in 2013. 2. GREEN AND BLACK TEA ARE MADE FROM...

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THE BEST WINES FOR COOKING AND HOW TO USE THEM

THE BEST WINES FOR COOKING AND HOW TO USE THEM

“Wine improves with age. The older I get, the better I like it.”― Anonymous Wine is indispensable in the kitchen. It adds complexity to dishes that water or broth can’t (try making coq à l’eau and get back to us). First things first: you shouldn’t cook with wine you...

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16 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT COFFEE

16 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT COFFEE

I judge a restaurant by the bread and by the coffee. -Burt Lancaster Second in the World It’s the world’s 2nd largest traded commodity. Crude oil is first. Yes, it is not a typo. Coffee is consumed in great quantities, making it the most beloved beverage after water....

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TOP 10 BEST WAFFLE RECIPES

TOP 10 BEST WAFFLE RECIPES

Took the G out yo waffle, all you got left is your ego.-Donald Glover From buttermilk to gingerbread, these waffle recipes are simply the best! Cook up a few for your family and see which waffle recipe is their favorite. Bacon and Cheese Waffles Including bacon and...

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ENGLISH BISCUITS OR AMERICAN BISCUITS

ENGLISH BISCUITS OR AMERICAN BISCUITS

“Cookies are made of butter and love.”– Norwegian Proverb is a kind of soft 'moist' biscuit. English cookies tend to be much bigger than a British biscuit. In America, a cookie refers to both what the English would call a biscuit, as well as a cookie. The word cookie...

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10 FUN FACTS ABOUT TEA

10 FUN FACTS ABOUT TEA

“Surely a pretty woman never looks prettier than when making tea.”― Mary Elizabeth Braddon,Lady Audley's Secret  1. Tea is good for you. Among other things, it contains “polyphenols”—antioxidants that repair cells and in doing so, may help our bodies...

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