Is Cooking With Expensive Wine A Good Idea?

We all know the rule that when it comes to cooking with wine, there’s one for the dish, and two for the chef! (Am I right?!) Us wine lovers have also heard the true advice to not cook with a wine you wouldn’t drink, but then again… it can seem like such a waste cooking … Read more

The Answer Is Feta

Image Source: irepo.primecp.com/2016/03/257238/recipe-1641_Large500_ID-1435983.jpg?v=1435983 Soaking chicken overnight in brine is an age-old technique. Brining a chicken seasons it through and through, locking in the moisture for tender meat. However, unless you work in a Greek restaurant, going through 600 pounds of feta cheese a month, you probably won’t think to use feta as brine instead of … Read more

A Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Meal

Whether you enjoy dressing up in all green, enjoying the family festivities or getting absolutely wasted until the early hours, the most central part of any holiday is a great dinner – and a hearty, Irish meal is so important on St. Patrick’s day. Image Source: noexcusesbbq.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/IMG_1920.jpg Corned Beef Brisket, Cabbage, Potatoes, And Carrots This … Read more

5 Places Which Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Best!

Image Source: typeset-beta.imgix.net/rehost%2F2016%2F9%2F13%2F3e92fdab-4f4b-4f82-98cc-18fe5aea7517.jpg   1. Sydney The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Syndey is Australia’s largest Irish event there is. It centers around different things and this year it will center around family. The parade features two music stages with over 20 acts including Aoife Scott, daughter of Frances Black. This family fun parade will … Read more

8 Foods That Will Give You A Healthier Mind

It is easy to forget, with our busy lifestyles, the basic guidelines for healthy eating. A lot of the time, we are so busy that we don’t even manage to consume the 3 important square meals a day. However, there are certain foods that are considered to be ‘brain foods’ and can really help with … Read more

World’s Most Bizarre Chocolates

Image Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com/_q23uW6lOIPE/TRcZzbr6ghI/AAAAAAAAACo/YVOT3z6_mzo/s1600/camel%20close-up.jpg Plum Liqueur Chocolate These chocolates are from Japan but are also available in Korea, China, Thailand, and Taiwan. Sadly, they do not ship to the U.S. and the only way to purchase them is at the annual New York Chocolate Show. Each of these beautifully hand-decorated truffles is made with ganache which … Read more

Amazing Recipes To Satisfy Your Hunger For Cheese

Something warm for lunch: straight-from-the-oven ham and cheese turnovers. INGREDIENTS 1 1-pound package refrigerated pizza dough 8 ounces deli ham, thinly sliced 4 ounces Swiss cheese, thinly sliced 1/2yellow onion, cut into thin rings 2 teaspoons whole-grain mustard 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 small head romaine, torn into pieces DIRECTIONS Heat oven to 400° F. Roll the pizza dough into … Read more