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Double Chocolate Macarons Recipe

Surely just those three words are enough to have any gourmet, or for that matter gourmand, salivating. Macaron, as opposed to macaroon, are the delicate meringue based confection made ground almonds, sandwiched together with a cream, buttercream, chocolate ganache or fruit puree. When sandwiched lik

Smartly Plan Your Wedding Arrangements

If you are making the arrangements for your wedding, then it can be easily understood that you will get really confused. It is obvious to go insane, when a lot of preparations have to be ...

Mood and Food - Eat Right, Stay Bright!

How does food affect mood? Your brain sends its messages across using chemicals called neurotransmitters which are made from the food you consume. Now neurotransmitters like, serotonin, norepinephrine and dopamine are extremely sensitive to your ...

Serve Your Kids With Super Foods

I have always believed that a great foundation is of paramount importance to having a healthy life by which begins by eating the right food. Thus, being a first time dad to a three year old made me wonder about the food she deserves. When you hear the words "super foods," many people assum

Your Must Know Guide For Choosing The Best Wok

If you are daunted by the idea of choosing the right wok for your culinary adventures, read on because I want to explain in this article what to look out for. We shall also examine the quality issues as well as the environmental problems associated with this type of cooking. Looking at the origin of

Chocolate Making - Is It Art Or Industry?

We all love chocolate and any other type of candy that contains chocolate, therefore, candies industry has developed a certain niche which has made of chocolate the most profitable business in the field. These days, chocolate-based recipes have become extremely diversified due to the fact that the f

Resistant Starch Foods Explained

Resistant starch foods, simply put, contain lots of starch that is not easily digested. The theory is that these foods are "better" calorie consumption and help you really feel full for extended. The principle of ...

Special Granola Recipe

This Granola recipe is quite simple to prepare and is a finger licking recipe. When I announced my intent to begin cooking low carbohydrate recipes. My friends moped for months until I became more comfortable with low-carb cooking.

Is Canada a Nation Without a Food Identity?

Let's go out for Canadian tonight. Not exactly a phrase you hear when people are planning a night out for dinner. Canada is definitely not known for its unique cuisine, however its diverse culture is exactly what makes it stand out on the world stage. However, Canada does have a few staple food

How to Choose the Right Wine for Dinner

While most wine connoisseurs agree when offering basic advice on choosing a wine at dinner, that a nice white wine complements white meats such as chicken and fish, and darker meats are best suited for red wines, wine selection also comes down to individual preference as different palates suit diffe

The Proven Fact of Eating Low Cholesterol Foods

It's a proven fact that Cholesterol is soon becoming a serial killer disease. Many people are not aware of what type of food they consume, or in some cases people are misguided about the intake of food. Very often we hear people complaining about having to eat low cholesterol food which leaves

How to check the freshness of your beer

You may not believe but beer is a delicate product. You must make sure that it is treated similar to any other perishable food items. Contrary to the common belief, beer in fact has a ...