An Artichoke is No Joke

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Mexican Style Grilled Corn

For the first time ever at Taqueria de los Muertos I had the most delicious treat: Mexican Gril..

Kare-Kare: A Filipino Ox Tail Stew

Kare-kare is widely known as Filipino Ox Tail Stew. Try it with rice and it will rub out your h..

How Companies Can Engage Food Bloggers

Blogging has become one of the most popular ways for people to express themselves online. The t..

Beating the Sweet Temptation

It is just a normal day in the office. You sit around your desk all day long, working on that n..

Get a Start with Kickstarter

In this world of difficult financing and complicated business deals, it is sometimes refreshing..

The Difference in Oysters

Oysters are some of the most delicious seafood that you can ever taste. The sweet-salty flavor ..

Gluttony and Sexism at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog-Eating Contest

"They vomit so that they may eat and eat so that they may vomit." -- Seneca, Roman statesman an..

Interview with John Lynch – Kickstarter

A little on me. I am a classically trained chef that fell in love with the idea of slow food. T..

Dieting on the Cheap

When it comes to dieting, you do not really have to tighten your belt, literally. Unlike the u..

Another Drug Resistant Superbug Invades Meat and Poultry

According to a nationwide study by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), drug-r..

Loving the Earth and Loving the Food

It is not hard to be a foodie. After all, being able to appreciate good food is just one of the..

New Sensor Detects Spoiled Meat in See Thru Package

Scientists at the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Modular Solid State Technologies (EMFT) i..

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day

It seems like the list of food holidays that you can attend reaches no end. Just take, for exa..

BMI Basics

We have been hearing news reports, health experts, doctors, and probably that neighbor of yours..

Preparing the Passover Seder

When it comes to Jewish holidays, Passover appears to be the most well known. Specially amongst..

10 Amazing Microwave Meals

As a business traveler, I often find myself in hotels with merely a microwave. There's no need ..

Liver Mush: A Classic Southern Recipe

Sometimes, even classic cooking has its own following. Just take liver mush, for example. This ..

New Trends In Obesity

Studies are endless regarding obesity. Come to think of it, it is a good thing. Obesity is a pr..

Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Get Huge “Farm” (Wink) Tax Breaks in N.J.

While New Jersey lingers in a "state of fiscal emergency", some of the state's rich and famous ..

Jamie Oliver Shocks Letterman: “Vanilla Ice-cream Contains Beaver Anal Gland”

The 35-year-old chef Jamie Oliver caused quite a stir with an appearance on Letterman's The Lat..

New Research Finds “Unknown Organism” in GM Crops Linked to Animal Miscarriages

The Los Angeles Times reports, Don M. Huber, an emeritus professor at Purdue University, who ha..

Review Dos Mestizos Restaurant Boracay

We stumbled upon Dos Mestizos while looking for an ATM. The two we had tried before were not wo..

Wal-Mart Plans Fresh Grocery Home Delivery Service

Wal-Mart plans to test its first fresh grocery delivery service -- internally dubbed "Project T..

Food Preparation Microwave-Style

Cooking a delicious meal is a treat that many people do not get to enjoy these days. Everything..

Consumers Face “Serious” Food Price Inflation, Says Wal-Mart Head

The head of Wal-Mart's U.S. operations, Bill Simon, recently warned USA TODAY's editorial board..

Newest Trends in Energy Drinks

Some time ago, energy drinks are those little brown bottles filled with caffeine-enriched liqui..

Itlog Na Maalat: Salted Duck Egg

One of the most interesting things I tried during my trip to the Philippines was the red salted..

The True Story of Ketchup

Is there somebody who doesn't like ketchup? After all, when it comes to popular dips or sauces,..

April Fools’ Meals

Today is a bit special for all those who love to play pranks. After all, it is April Fools' Day..

It’s All About Clams

One of the most delicious seafood that you can ever eat is clams. There's no questioning the so..

Culinary Courses Becoming Top Choice for College

Good never ceases to be the object of fascination for people. We've seen some dishing out excel..

Interview with Chef Michelle Garcia

  Doing something you love is one of the most important things to consider when it comes ..

What’s in the Aroma?

How do perceive aroma in food? Is it in the ingredients used for a dish? Is it in the way it is..

Radioactive Iodine Detected in U.S. – Natural Alternatives to Potassium Iodide Tablets

As the tragedy at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in north eastern Japan spirals out of con..

Interview with Michelle Garcia

"Twitter is a great tool to get on the same wave length as your customers. No one is above an..

Most Expensive Meals in the World

If you are thinking that you have spent an awful lot for that dinner date with your girlfriend...

Chinese Scientists Engineer GM Cows to Produce Human Milk

According to China Daily, Li Ning, a scientist from the Chinese Academy of Engineering and dire..

Writing Your Own Food Blog

If you are reading this, you are probably one of those people (like me) who are constantly thin..

Radiation Fears Spark Widening Global Ban on Japanese Food Imports

As a result of the deadly earthquake and tsunami that has caused a severe radiation leak from t..

Removing Peanut Aflatoxin

Peanuts are some of the best snacks that man has ever known. It's rich in proteins, high in goo..

Bodum Bistro Universal Knife Block: Handy Knife Storage

Living in the urban jungle means that you have to make do with what you have. This means that y..

JP Morgan Profits From Food Stamp Program – Outsources Help Calls to India

Last year, Wall Street banks and securities firms raked in a record $135 billion, including com..

Turkey Soup with Rice: A Hearty Meal for Chilly Nights

One of the best home-cooked meals that anyone can prepare is turkey soup. Not only is this so e..

Lending a Hand for Japan

Japan may be an advanced country, but that doesn't mean they don't need help. This tragic earth..

Health Alert: Japanese Food May Be Contaminated with Radiation

Perhaps the biggest news that can cause us some level of worry would be the explosion at Japan'..

Cartoons and Kids: How Advertising Affects Obesity in Children

It's the usual day in the grocery. You stroll around the shelves, looking for that organic cere..

Scientists Claim Chickens Feel Compassion

A recent study concludes domestic chickens display signs of empathy -- the act of understanding..

UN Warning: Collapse of Bee Colonies Now Global – Part 2

Part 1 Part 2 - Colony Collapse Disorder In Japan, 25 percent of the beekeepers have experien..

What’s in a Label?

Food is a necessity in life. Frankly, life would not be possible without food. That is why we t..