Brilliant uses for Cornstarch

Turn off that stove, put down that cornstarch, and slowly back away. You may be used to using cornstarch to thicken sauces or gravies, but it has many other purposes that are outside the box. Here are a handful of unique uses for this deceptively simple kitchen staple. Sparkling Windows Cornstarch can be quickly whipped up […]

Wonton Soup Wontons

Contrary to what many people believe, a delicious wonton soup is easy to make. You certainly don’t have to go to a nice Chinese restaurant to enjoy such a meal. All you need is to learn what ingredients you should use and follow some helpful tips. Wonton soup Ingredients (Serves 4 people) 1 cup of […]

Good Coffee is a Wonderful Thing

How complicated can it be to heat water, combine it in some fashion with coffee grounds and produce a beverage? Brewing a good cup of coffee is not as simple as it sounds. Anyone who has had an appallingly bad cup of coffee knows that there are many possible pitfalls between the raw ingredients and […]

Edible Mushrooms are Wonderful Things

Those who are lucky enough to grow up in Montana may just be pickers. There are a lot of things that can be picked. Huckleberries are tasty and if you can get them before the bears you are lucky. It takes a whole lot of picking to get a bowl full. There are plenty of […]

The least Healthy Fast Food Items

Today’s population prefers to relish the pleasures of delicious spicy snacks and sugary delights, instead of enjoying the nutritional benefits of a bowl of salad. Indeed, taste has been the top priority of today’s kids, and many fast food restaurants are providing just that. Although one might find numerous unhealthy fast food snacks, ranging from […]

Truly Decadent Truffles are Easy to Make

Chocolate is everyone’s favourite treat, and chocolate truffles are a great way to feed the craving. They represent true decadence and are a rare and treasured experience. Chocolate truffles, particularly homemade, which are deceptively easy to make, are bite size pieces of heaven. Great gifts for Christmas and other holidays too, when people revel in […]

Danish Pastry 101

If you are a Danish pastry lover, you may be looking for the perfect danish recipe, with step by step instructions, and several different types of fillings you could use. Well you came to the right place, because I have one of the best danish recipes I have ever tried right here for your use. […]

Candy Making 101

Making the simple candies where you melt chocolate and add other ingredients until melted but do not boil, makes some very good candy and it is so easy to do. But, if you have a real sweet tooth, it is good to try some of the other candies that you need to boil ingredients to […]

Differences between Chinese Food in China and in America

The differences between Chinese food in China and in America originated In 19th century San Francisco. Chinese immigrants owned and operated opulent restaurants that served authentic Chinese cuisine to the Chinese. In smaller towns, Chinese restaurants served what their American customers wanted. Chinese food was modified to satisfy the American palate. Chinese immigrants opened restaurants […]

Understanding the different Types of Chocolate

Chocolate is one of the best desserts ever created and the best part about it is that it is considered healthy, especially dark chocolate. It is a known stress reliever and every woman knows that at certain times it is the best thing to improve your mood. So let’s break it down into different types […]