Category: food

Is it really OK to eat food that’s fallen on the floor?

By Paul Dawson, Clemson University When you drop a piece of food on the floor, is it really OK to eat if […]

09/15/2015. Category: food. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Who drinks the most wine?

Nearly all wine is made from cultivars of only one species of grape, the Vitis vinifera grape. From this species about 4,000 […]

10/31/2013. Category: food. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

10 good uses for salt

Just a pinch of it and it’s worth it. We’re talking salt here. Used throughout human history, mentioned often in the Bible, […]

07/13/2011. Category: food. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Let’s go large today

In the Middle Ages, sugar was a treasured luxury costing 9 times as much as milk. Ironically, now that sugar is plentiful, […]

06/20/2011. Category: food. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

The man who invented peanut butter

Bless him, the man who invented peanut butter. No-one knows his (or her) name simply because although the making of peanut butter […]

10/27/2010. Category: food. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Going bananas

Bananas are the world’s most popular fruit after tomatoes. In western countries, they could account for 3% of a grocer’s total sales. […]

09/15/2010. Category: food. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

Eskimos use refrigerators to keep food from freezing

Freezing is one of the easiest, most convenient, and least time-consuming methods of preserving foods. Freezing does not sterilize foods; the extreme […]

07/07/2010. Category: food. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Cooking tips to fix those spoils

If a soup or stew is too salty, add raw cut potatoes. Discard them after they have cooked – they will have […]

02/09/2010. Category: food. Tags: , , , ~ Comment on this post

Seafood health facts

Seafood is the best natural source of Omega-3 fatty acids. Studies based on information supplied by the American Health Foundation indicates that […]

02/09/2010. Category: food. Tags: , , , ~ 1 Comment

Want Tender Turkey? The Secret Solution

“Tough, tasteless and dry.” Three words you don’t want to hear your family and guests use to describe the turkey at the […]

02/09/2010. Category: food. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

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