Food

Surprisingly, Scottish immigrants to the southern United States bought their tradition of deep frying chicken in fat, dating back to the middle ages, unlike their English cousins ​​who usually roasted or boiled it. Colonists embroidered it, and many of the early African slaves cooked it up, adding available seasonings, not only for themselves but introducing…

A few months back I thought of having crown fried chicken so I went to the nearby restaurant. It was a normal Wednesday but I had to wait for 40 min for order. I was damn hungry and anyone in place of me would have gotten irritated. I had to say back because I had…

The origin of lemons is unknown but it's pretty much agreed they were first grown in Assam (a region in northeast India), northern Burma or China. Somewhere along the line it became a hybrid between the bitter orange (sour orange) and citron, which is your basic granddaddy of the citrus family, with its thick bumpy…

Who has ever tried Indonesia's cuisines? Maybe some of you have ever heard or tasted Rendang, Nasi Goreng, and Satay. Yes, of course, those are Indonesian's cuisines that some years ago became popular foods in the world. As the CNN articles in 2015 about 50 delicious foods in the world, those three cuisines were chosen…

After a great party or dinner celebration, deciding what to do with a table full of leftovers may not be at the forefront of your mind, but it's an important part of partying. It's certainly a pity to waste good food, but letting leftovers linger without temperature control can be unsafe. Any food left out…

A tapa is an appetizer or snack in Spanish cuisine and translates to a small proportion of any kind of food, similar to Chinese dim sum. It may be cold or hot. In the early days of tapas, a slice of cheese or ham was served with your drink and placed over the mouth of…

Some celebrity chefs stick with their cookbooks and TV shows, some just lend their name and some go the full route of actually producing a line of products. But like many sports figures who actually make far more money from their endorsements than their sports, many cooks seem to have hit pay dirt with their…

The capital city of Madhya Pradesh, India, Bhopal city has much to offer in terms of tourism. The city of lakes, as it is fondly called, has a very rich and vibrant history, and culture along with a strong culinary vibe for foodies keen to explore. A fantastic fusion of Muslim and Hindu culture, the…

The best delis have an adjoining bakery which sells authentic bagels, bialys, cookies and rolls, along with take-out foods and salads. Some of the old timers like the Stage Deli and the Carnegie Deli have gone the way of the dinosaur (go figure) but some still flourish, especially in NYC, Chicago and of course Miami.…