The history of BBQ

The word Barbecue (BBQ for short) comes from the West Indies word, “barbacoa”, which means to slow cook meat over hot coals. Barbecue has been around since before the Civil War, but BBQ is different than grilling burgers and hot dogs on a gas grill. 

Thai street food

No matter where you go in Thailand there is a huge orientation on food. In fact one of the country’s general greetings that you will often hear is Gin khao ru yang?" (Have you eaten?), showcasing the orientation on good food.


Typical Indian Dishes

Indian food is generally associated with being hot and spicy. Indian food includes a wide variety of cuisines, each state has its unique specialty food and traditions and customs associated with it. The overall food culture is influenced by various cultures. 

Dieting on fruits and vegetables

Eating more fruits and vegetables seem to be the popular belief for most people who wanted to lose weight. This is especially so when men and women past the age of 40’s after settling with a family and a stable job exercise less but eat more


Raising meat rabbits

Raising meat rabbits as a small backyard operation could be a positive experience for a family who wants some healthful,drug-free meat.Such project can involve all family members and provide them with an exceptional quality of meat/protein compare with what is found at the grocery store.Lets take a look at the pros and cons of this practice.  


Tips for a perfect dinner party

These tips are designed to give ideas for first time dinner hosts or for anyone who is looking to spice a dinner. Here are classic and basic tips just to give you an idea of what most people expect from a dinner party. You can integrate your own ideas with ours, to help give you the perfect balance in creating and setting the perfect atmosphere for you and your guests, making it a party  to remember.


How to pack fresh meat

Meat packaging is accomplished by covering the meat products making use of defensive materials and is much needed to defend the meat from air-borne dangerous elements in the surrounding. 


Traditional American Food

Food reflects the people in the area. If you visit a place, you should definitely try their traditional food because it will tell you a lot of things about the history and culture of that place. American food is very interesting because it has a lot of faces in different states. 


Dangerous food additives

With the fast-paced way of life approaching, more and more people tend to eat the ready-made food or canned food available in the market, rather than preparing it at home.


Healthy dinner recipes

Everyone needs a collection of healthy dinner recipes, dishes you can rustle up in minutes, that everyone likes, and which aren't laden with fat or processed ingredients. 


How long should you grill asparagus

How long you grill asparagus depends upon what temperatureyou grill it at. No, I am not trying to insult your intelligence. If by chance, your grill is at 600 degrees it will literally melt the asparagus and it will disappear through the grill, gum up things up big time. You don’t want to do that.


Romantic dinner recipes

Cooking is the best way to impress your girlfriend. The following dinner recipes are simple to cook and make your dinner more romantic and the result they bring is invaluable.


Entertain your guests with a dinner party

With dinner party planning you can save a lot of money. With proper dinner party planning you can even convert ordinary meat in to delicious stew, soup etc. your dinner party planning may include selecting the right theme for your dinner. 


Eat more fish!

Eat more fish. That's the message we keep getting from nutrition experts citing the health benefits of consuming fish at least once a week. But if fish isn't already part of your weekly diet, chances are it's not on your list of quick-fix entrees. 


Meat tenderizing secrets

Commercial meat tenderizers also known as tenderizing salts, are available in the spice shops or numerous grocery stores. They are advantageous when no time is available for soaking.


Guidelines on how to purchase steak

One of the most common questions for people cooking steaks is how to purchase steak that will result in a tasty meal. Fortunately, even though it can seem daunting, buying the right steak isn't really all that hard. Let's take a look, and find out more about how to purchase quality steak that will cook up great.


How to eat lobster properly

Imagine it; your significant other has surprised you with an extravagant cooked lobster meal for your birthday.  With great pride they place a beautiful, whole, bright red lobster in front of you.  


America's favourite wine

One of the most popular imported wine styles in America is Pinot grigio. Nearly all of the Pinot grigio consumed in the US comes from Italy, but as we shall see this is likely to change soon.


Gastronomy wonders in Galicia

The Spaniards love to feast. And, Galicia is certainly the place to be if you love seafood. It serves the best and freshest seafood cuisine in the whole of Spain, hands down. 


Best fish to eat

Undoubtedly, pollution is a threat to fishes and to us. Due to pollution, the mercury levels in the lakes, rivers, streams and oceans have increased and the mercury consumed by fishes become a toxin (Methylmercury).


Swiss steak recipes

There is more than one way to prepare Swiss steak recipes. More than likely your recipe will call for either round or chuck steak, but you can also use cube steak. 


The history of bread

It’s virtually impossible to exaggerate how important bread has been to early society all the way up to the present day. All the way from Asia, where wheat did become a domestic grain, it’s cultivation went to the west, and also to the north. 


Cooking with chocolate

While most people think about chocolate as an indulgent ingredient in some of their favourite sweet treats – everything from cakes and brownies to a warming cup of hot cocoa – there is a growing culinary trend for using it in savoury dishes too.


Tips to eat in Indian restaurants

Indian food is generally associated with being hot and spicy. Indian food includes a wide variety of cuisines, each state has its unique specialty food and traditions and customs associated with it. The overall food culture is influenced by various cultures. 


Typical restaurant myths

If you are planning a visit to a restaurant and you want to have an enjoyable meal there, it is a good idea to know as much as you can about that location before stepping into the location.


Facts about fast food

Fast food, we love it. We adore it. Today, we just gotta have it. Thats why fast food chains make so much money these days. 


Champagne and appetizers

Are you preparing a romantic dinner? A party? Want to feel great eating alone? Whatever the reason, champagne is a definitely must. What to serve it with before the main meal, though?


The perfect Bloody Mary mixes

The combo of pizza and Bloody Mary mixes goes the perfect way. The drink with the salty garnishing has stolen the hearts of the millions. The taste is different and the taste is unique.