Cuisine and Food

Easy Pumpkin Roll Recipe

9 Jun , 2016 Cuisine and Food

A pumpkin roll is one of those desserts that look so impressive when served, most people think that it is too complex to attempt in their own kitchen.  In truth, making a pumpkin roll is deceptively easy when compared to making pies or other elaborate holiday treats.  Once you make your first pumpkin roll, you […]

Five Tips on Saving at Restaurants

7 Jun , 2016 Cuisine and Food

We are all feeling the ‘pinch’ in our pocket-books. As a result, one is always trying to discover ways to stretch the dollar. As the global maket continues to dwindle,we all could use a few extra dollars in our pockets. And, what better way to do so than when we dine out at restaurants? Although it […]

Egg Rolls

5 Jun , 2016 Cuisine and Food

I used to admire the delicate taste of the egg rolls sold by my neighbour at a coffee shop near our estate. Unfortunately, things took an unexpected turn when they had to fold their business due to a hefty rent imposed by the owner. I ended up with months of craving until one day I […]

Fattiest Restaurant Menu Items to Avoid

4 Jun , 2016 Cuisine and Food

With the ever expanding waistlines of many Americans, you may want to avoid certain fatty restaurant menu items.  Unfortunately, many of the items are full of fat, but certain ones are especially bad for you.  The following are some to avoid. Hamburgers.  Cheeseburgers.  Bacon cheeseburgers.  Oh my! Generally hamburgers are terrible for you.  The meat […]

Cucumber Salad

2 Jun , 2016 Cuisine and Food

Cucumber is a salad vegetable that is often just slices and added to all the other salad greens. Apart from the cucumber sandwich I can think of as a really out standing cucumber related dishes. But here is a salad that is a little different and looks very striking. I think that it is a little Thai […]

Dining out and Understanding your Restaurant Billing in Italy

31 May , 2016 Cuisine and Food

When you eat out in Italy, you might discover that you are not told the price of the menu items up front or beforehand, and the bill you receive might in turn be surprising. To keep yourself from being caught off-guard, just remember these few pointers on dining. When you eat out, add the bread […]

Choosing the right Wine to go with your Meal

29 May , 2016 Cuisine and Food

When deciding on the best wine or wines to complement your dinner, there are several things you must consider. First, what category is it under? Is it vegetables, fish, beef? Second, what kind of seasonings did you use? Salt and pepper? Onion or garlic? Fresh herbs? And third, what are you serving it with? Pasta? […]

Celebrity Chefs Worthwhile Cuisine or Overrated Hype

26 May , 2016 Cuisine and Food

Celebrity chefs – with all the cross-media exposure that they’ve recently been receiving, it’s often easy to forget what made them famous in the first place: their food. While some do stand out more for their reputations (think Gordon Ramsay or Anthony Bourdain), and others inspire bemused questions of how their restaurants would run (Rachel […]

Breakfast Recipe

21 May , 2016 Cuisine and Food

This raisin bread has a delicate flavor created with the use of infusing saffron into the taste of the bread. This makes a great addition to your breakfast or can be served as toast. Each serving is about 200 calories and this recipe makes two loaves of bread or twenty servings. For this recipe you […]

Bagels Carbondale Il best Bagels in Carbondale Siuc

17 May , 2016 Cuisine and Food

Bagels. Most of us eat them. You can make one at home for a breakfast on the go. Many restaurants offer them, but their idea of a bagel is barely toasted and smothered with generic cream cheese. For those of us lucky enough to live in Carbondale, there is an alternative. It is a truly […]