Friday Night Figs

Say! I do like black figs and ham, I do! I like them John-I-Am! One of the unexpected benefits of having a box of random,...

SodaStream Unveils Premium Aqua Fizz Brand

The 2017 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago saw the unveiling of the new Aqua Fizz sparkling water maker system from SodaStream. The...

An Introduction to Beijing Style Cuisine

Beijing style cuisine a type of Chinese fare that originated in the capital of the People's Republic of China.  This sort of cuisine is...

Which Cities Are Best for Ordering?

Online food delivery has taken the Internet and the world by storm. But it’s still the case that the best way to do food...

No Mollydooker Shiraz For You !!

Premium wine drinkers here in the U.S. are shedding a few tears right now. it what is being called "the crash heard around the...

Seven Great Ways to Cook with Olive Oil

There are many lovely flavors of olive oil, from buttery and mild, to strong and pungent. You can buy many wonderful varieties of olive...

Fun Recipes to Make This Fall

Fall brings with it beautiful colors and a noticeable nip in the air that is famous for giving us sudden cravings for spicier, warmer...

Slow, Moderate and Hot: Why Your Oven Temp Doesn’t Matter

Preheat oven to 350 That's always been funny to me. You heat an oven when you turn it on. It's one of those phrases in...

5 Things Every Restaurateur Should Never Overlook

Running a restaurant is hard work. There are so many sides of ownership to oversee-- the dining area and customers, the kitchen and the...

4 Reasons To Eat Healthy Products Other Than For Your Health

Every healthy eating post you come across will focus on how it affects your health. The reasons are obvious, but eating healthily isn’t always...

The Process of Brewing Beer [infographic]

Barley, hops, yeast, all that...I've experimented with the homemade beer brewing process before. Nothing at the production and distribution level obviously, but for those...

Time-Saving Kitchen Gadgets for Thanksgiving

The mad rush of Thanksgiving can test your wits and patience to breaking point, especially if you are one who is called upon, or...

River Rock Tap House Flows Into Midtown Sacramento

Midtown Sacramento just got a new addition to the dining scene. The River Rock Tap House at 2326 J Street has been open for...

Margarita on the Rocks…Hold the TUMS

Perhaps this is a day or two late, but writing a blog post on Cinco De Mayo was the last thing on my mind. ...

Oh How We Love Our Ramen Noodles [infographic]

It's the unofficial food of the bachelor, and the college freshman - ramen noodles. I remember when you could get 5 for $1 (I'm probably...

Tantalizing Trout Recipes

For the fisherman who can't get enough time by the river, serving trout for dinner can be a great way to share the day's...

High Tech Culinary Gadgets and the Future of the Kitchen

Technology has changed the world around us and the lives we live, and as the rate of technological evolution seems to speed up all...

Healthy is Happy – How to Encourage Healthy Eating in Your...

If you can encourage your children to eat right it will set a good precedent for the future. You have to do as much...

5 Things You Should Know About English-Style IPA

India Pale Ale, better known as IPA at the bars for short, is a well-respected type of brew in craft beer world. But within...

Designing the Cereal Box [infographic]

Sometimes it's the little things we take for granted. Take for instance, when was the last time you thought about the manufacture, design and production...

These Biscuits Rock. Make Them.

You can bust open that tube of "biscuits" from Big Food, Inc. with god-knows-what chemicals, preservatives and crap, or you can make these. Baking experience...