This guide will help you quickly identify types of cooking wine and what dishes they're used for. There are 6 main types of cooking wines...
How to Choose a Cooking Oil
Are you ever overwhelmed by the variety of cooking oils available? Or maybe you’ve been confused by discussions that go back and forth as to whether an oil is healthy…
A Guide to Choosing Cooking Oils
With so many oils to choose from, it can be difficult to determine which is best for your needs. This easy guide can help.
How to choose the healthiest cooking oils
Heat is the biggest factor when it comes to choosing the right cooking oil for preparing your next meal.
How to Choose a Healthy Cooking Oil
Choosing a healthy cooking oil means avoiding modern, industrial seed oils, and using the fats and oils that our ancestors used.
How to: Choose the Right Cooking Oil
There's more to meal times than that same oil you're always using. Upgrade breakfast, lunch and dinner with one of these options...
Hot and Tasty Tips for Choosing the Right Cooking ClassHot and Tasty Tips for Choosing the Right...
Taking a cooking class is a great way to learn new skills and meet new people. And, if nothing else, you’ll learn how to pronounce “bouillabaisse”.
How to Choose the Best Apples for Baking and Cooking
Apples come in so many flavors and textures that picking the right type can make or break your dish. Here's how to choose the best apples for your recipe.
Choosing Cooking Oils: What’s the Best Advice for Patients?
The top heart-healthy cooking oils and how to use them
How to Choose the Right Grill for Your Outdoor Cooking Style
Be the king of the grill with our handy guide to buying the best barbecue for your cooking needs.
Senior Living: How to choose cooking oils that are heart healthy
In addition to eating healthy, getting regular screenings for diabetes, maintaining your blood pressure and having your cholesterol levels measured is important in knowing your risk for heart disea…
How to Choose More Brain Healthy Spices When Cooking
As scientists learn more about the positive effects of diet on brain health, spices and herbs are in the spotlight. Which herbs and spices? Cinnamon, rosemary, oregano, turmeric and ginger, to name a few.One prominent reason for the health benefits of herbs and spices is their antioxidant potency. Oxidative stress has been identified not only … Continued
The International Kitchen Blog: How do I choose a cooking vacation?
Need help picking a cooking vacation? Start by answering these questions.
The Complete Chile Pepper Book: A Gardener's Guide to Choosing, Growing, Preserving, and Cooking
: A Gardener's Guide to Choosing, Growing, Preserving, and Cooking By Dave DeWitt and Paul W. Bosland The most definitive, interesting, and enlightening book on peppers ever penned Rick Browne, host of the PBS series Barbeque America Chile peppers are hot! Not only do they add culinary fire to thousands of dishes from across the world, they inspire near-fanatical devotion in those who have succumbed to…
New Design Trends are Cooking in the Kitchen: How to Choose What is Right for You? Here are the...
With so many options, it’s challenging for a homeowner to decide what’s hot and what’s not for the most important room in the house - the kitchen. Fortunately, Acme Brick has a few ideas that will give you some food for thought As recently as the early 20th century, when Acme Brick was just getting started, cooking activities were decidedly unappetizing and even dangerous. As a result, kitchens were not a part of the main house. Later, the kitchens were moved inside, but…
World Heart Day: How to choose the best cooking oil by looking at its label
Many of us think that fat is bad, thus, imagining that oil is bad. But it’s a myth.
Choosing the right cooking oil: What takes heat, what fills you up
With every new health report and every new must-try recipe, there is another cooking oil conundrum. Some have a high smoke point, while others form potentially unhealthy compounds in the presence of heat. Ellie Krieger, author of Weeknight Wonders, explains how to use five types of oil.
Salmon cooking tips
Delicious, nutritious and easy-to-cook, salmon makes a fantastic addition to your weeknight repertoire and is special enough to serve to company too.
Sausage Cooking Tips
Links: Isernio’s suggests this fool proof method of cooking sausage properly every time. This method does not rob the sausage of taste or texture, and allows it to be finished in a pan, oven or on a grill. Bring a skillet of water large enough to immerse your sausages, to a boil. Lower…
Discover Local Cooking Classes
August 22 finds Chef Doug Schma teaching, "ATaste of Oaxaca, Featuring Nevada County Free Range Beef." Oaxaca, home to some of the most varied and ancient cuisines in Mexico, is famous for its seven Moles, or sauces, two of which will be prepared in class. Learn how to braise beef with chiles, almonds, bacon, cinnamon, and cloves using a brisket from Nevada County Free Range Beef. Dishes to be presented include Carne Clavteada with Mole Chichilo (beef brisket with dark chile sauce); Legumbres…