Food

For those fortunate people with an unlimited (or kind of unlimited) food budget, only the best will do. And although many of these items listed below are not necessarily the most expensive, they certainly cost more and are usually considered higher quality, compared to budget brands and foods which just do not measure up in…

Avocado is an interesting food item. There is a big confusion that revolves around avocado; is it a fruit or a vegetable? This green colored, pear-shaped, little food item is actually classified as a fruit. It is indeed delicious and is loaded with n number of health benefits. This article is purely dedicated to this…

It is often a standing joke that what Americans consider to be Chinese food is entirely of our own making, and cooks and diners in China would find them completely foreign (like chop suey - what on earth is that?). But somewhere along the line, Chinese food was adapted from our Asian immigrants, Americanized and…

Northern Africa is comprised of several countries, particularly Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Mauritania, Libya and Egypt. Clearly its foods have been influenced over the centuries by the ancient Phoenicians (a Semitic civilization now modern-day Tunisia) who introduced sausages and wheat, and Berber nomads who adapted the semolina from wheat, creating couscous which has become a main…

Top 10 traditional foods in London. Below is the list of 10 traditional foods in London. We list our favorite places in London to get them, as well as the tours of London. 1. Fish and Chips There's nothing that says "British Food" like Fish and Chips. Known the world over, this traditional British dish…

This list is a compilation of surveys, online searches, and food store sales across the US of what Americans despise, to put it bluntly, and not necessarily that of the author, although it does agree with several of the entries: Brussels sprouts - the number one despised food in America, mushy, smelly (can you spell…

I was recently invited by a charming gentleman to Caffe Luna Rosa, where I enjoyed a most enchanted evening. Founded in 1993 by Fran Marincola as a gelateria and paninoteca, In 1997 after renovations it became a full service restaurant. My date arranged for a special table. I arrived a few minutes early and the…

Question: Why do you eat tomatoes? Answer: Because it makes my soup look mild and taste great. That is the reply most women we ask the above question cave until we let them see more valid reasons why they should eat tomatoes. They have been eating tomatoes simply because they were brought up to do…