Archives for October 2010

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How To Freeze Dry Food

Learn how to freeze dry food to save for those rainy days. Freeze dry food is made when you use a preservation technique to draw water out of food. It is a way to store food to keep it from spoiling. Use it to preserve fruits and vegetables. Freeze dried food will retain its taste and nutritional value for several years. Water is then added back to the dried food to bring it back to its normal sta …

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How To Start A Food Delivery Business

Have you ever wondered how to start a food delivery business? A meal delivery business is not very difficult to start, and it is not expensive either. You can start your food delivery business in any area. However, starting your delivery business in a metropolitan area might be the easiest, and probably offers you the most customers. Things you need to start a food delivery business: B …

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How To Cook Vietnamese Food

If you are a big fans of Vietnamese cuisine, you should know how to cook Vietnamese food. The great news is that you can be your own Vietnamese chef. The following four steps will show you how to cook Vietnamese food. To cook Vietnamese food, you will need: Spring Rolls with Peanut sauce Rice paper (12 pieces) 1/3 lb. Shrimps 1/3 lb. Chicken breasts (cut into small piec …

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How To Make Slow Cooker Chicken Curry

Create this spicy dish easily by learning how to make slow cooker chicken curry. Chicken curry is a traditional spicy Indian dish served over rice. All you do is place all the ingredients in the slow cooker and come back in eight hours to a perfectly cooked dinner. To make slow cooker chicken curry, you will need: 4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts, sliced into one inch strips …

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How To Make Cranberry Infused Vodka

With the holidays nigh upon us, it may be wise to understand how to make cranberry infused vodka. This versatile libation works with many mixers and is delicious enough to drink on its own. If you are cheap, creative or creatively cheap, it makes a wonderful gift. Plus the healing power of cranberries makes it a slightly healthy concoction as well. There are two methods to make cranberry infused v …

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How To Make Slow Cooker Meatloaf

Meatloaf is an American standard for dinner, and you can make it easily by learning how to make slow cooker meatloaf. Mix the ingredients the night before, and put it in the slow cooker the next morning, and dinner is cooked. Add your favorite vegetables and salad to make the perfect meal effortlessly. To make slow cooker meatloaf, you will need: Two pounds ground beef or turkey …

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5 Best Date Restaurants In Bloomington, Indiana

The 5 best date restaurants in Bloomington, Indiana will all ensure you have a great time on a date. Whether it's their romantic environment or the great food, you'll be sure to enjoy every minute or your time. They are each unique, giving you their own reason to bring you back many times again. Uptown Cafe: This restaurant serves great breakfast and brunch in a welcoming, warm env …

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10 Best Italian Restaurants In New York City

The 10 best Italian restaurants in New York City are located in various parts of the city, featuring some old-world dining recipes, in addition to new-age blended cuisines. Regardless of the season, New Yorker's will brave the snow, rain or sweltering sunshine to come out and dine in their favorite Italian restaurants. Babbo. A smart-casual Italian restaurant in Greenwich Village, Babb …

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5 Gourmet Slow Cooker Recipes

These 5 gourmet slow cooker recipes will impress your family and friends, but you won’t be in the kitchen all day. Put one of these slow cooker recipes on in the morning and by dinner, you’ll be ready to serve a delicious meal. These slow cookers recipes are easy to prepare and elegant to serve. Herbed chicken 1 onion, sliced 1 whole chicken ¼ cup olive o …

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How To Preserve Food

Learning how to preserve food is easy with a great book, some tips and the right equipment. It is very hard to learn how to preserve food in one small article, but this article will have many guidelines to help you learn the basics. Preserving food is not old fashioned as some may think either. Preserving food includes cheeses, meats, jellies and vegetables. In order to learn how to preserve f …

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How To Infuse Olive Oil With Garlic

Once you find out how to infuse olive oil with garlic you will be hooked. Olive oil with garlic adds flavor to bread, pasta, and homemade salad dressing. Dropping a few cloves of garlic in a bottle of olive oil is not a safe way to make infused olive oil. Bacteria can grow on raw garlic. Using the cooking method is a safer method. To infuse olive oil with garlic, you will need: Sealabl …

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How To Order Food In Spanish

It will be helpful to learn how to order food in Spanish, and all it takes is memorizing a few useful phrases. And it would also be helpful if your waiter speaks some pretty good English! Carry a compact Spanish-English dictionary with you to avoid some unpleasant surprises. It will be useful for you to know some basic phrases and their pronunciations. Here is where you will need to start: …

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How To Puree Food

It is not difficult to learn how to puree food if you have the right tools and prepare the food first. You can puree food to use it in a recipe, to make a smoothie or to serve it to a baby. Some foods need to be cooked before you puree them, others can be pureed raw. Foods that can be pureed raw include bananas, papaya, strawberries and other soft fruits. Vegetables, including pumpkin, potato and …

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10 Camp Oven Cooking Tips

These 10 camp oven-cooking tips can make camping a lot easier and less labor intensive. From cooking meals on a camp oven to cleaning up, these tips are sure to save you time, while enjoying other outdoor activities. Heavy-duty aluminum foil. This is a must have at any campsite where you plan on cooking. It can be used to form a pouch to steam vegetables or cook entire meals. It holds the …

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10 Best Upper West Side Restaurants In NYC

Whether you’re re-locating or visiting, you should make it a mission to try most, if not all of these restaurants included in the 10 best Upper West Side restaurants in NYC. Shake Shack. For tasty and filling comfort food, there’s nothing like the Shake Shack, which critics often name the best Upper West Side restaurant in NYC. Cheese fries, grape sodas, hamburgers, Shake Shack …

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How To Cook Nigerian Food

When learning how to cook Nigerian food, it’s important to keep in mind the local cuisine available. Local Nigerian food consists of seafood, fruit, beans and brown rice. Seafood is one of their major sources of protein and it is widely used in learning how to cook Nigerian food. One popular dish that is preferred by the Nigerians is seafood stew. Ingredients: 2 lbs. of thinly s …

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10 Best Date Restaurants Philadelphia

Philadelphia may be the city of brotherly love, but that doesn’t limit you to platonic relationships, so try this list of the top ten best date restaurants in Philadelphia, and you can woo your woman with more than just your good looks. Best Crepes- Beau Monde is a Belgian and French crepe restaurant that makes the best savory and sweet crepes in the city. This place is popular, …

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How To Use Franklin Chef Rotisserie

Knowing how to use Franklin Chef Rotisserie can result in some easy and delicious meals. The Franklin Chef Rotisserie combines a convection oven with rotisserie bar for making meats that turn on a spit to evenly cook the food. Learning some easy techniques and recipes for the rotisserie will get you started. Use the rotisserie spit to roast larger cuts of meat. It works well with item …

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Make Your Own Mead

The ancient Viking holiday of Winternight is similar to Mardi Gras. Feasting and binge-drinking are common, morals are relaxed, women of negotiable affection are on the prowl and sometimes you just chill all night on a barrow-mound hoping to be granted shamanic powers by your ancestors. As the Viking holiday fast approaches, you might find yourself wanting to honor these seafaring bad-asses, bu …

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5 Contemporary Home Bar Ideas

These 5 contemporary home bar ideas offer a few suggestions to modernize a home interior by adding a new bar to the existing room or improving an outdated look for a current home bar. Home bars allow a communal space where food can be served and a space for family members and guests to sit to enjoy home media or simply to talk or play cards and games. Bars, when planned and executed well, also add …

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5 Best Restaurants Near Penn Station NYC

If you are traveling in New York City, you will want to know about the 5 best restaurants near Penn Station NYC. Both local and tourists love going to the restaurants near Penn Station. Eating in New York City isn't just about the food, it is part of the New York experience. Read on to get more information about the five best restaurants near Penn Station NYC. Keens Steakhouse. If you …

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How To Build A Home Wine Bar

Whether for entertaining guests or personal enjoyment, knowing how to build a home wine bar can help create a productive weekend project. Things to consider when wishing to install a home wine bar include location, environment and temperature, and budget. A home wine bar can be as simple as a small selection of bottles for personal enjoyment, or an extensive collection requiring a full wine cellar …

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How To Start A Food Processing Business

Learning how to start a food processing company takes a lot of time and effort. You may need funding, and you will certainly have to have a solid understanding of the industry before you can try to set up your own company. You will also need a location, and a way to bring in clientele. Following is some advice on how to start a food processing company. What you need to start a food processing …

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How To Carve A Watermelon Basket

Learn how to carve a watermelon basket and impress all your party guest. Watermelon can be carved differently, but carving watermelon basket can display your fruit beautifully and make the fruit irresistible to eat. It doesn't take a master chef to carve a watermelon basket, you too can do it by following the instructions below. Here is what you will need to carve a watermelon basket: …

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Stella Artois 2010 Draught Championships

These days, the perfect pour is a feat rarely witnessed. It's hard to get just the right amount of head to maintain the aesthetic and flavor that most people enjoy (twss).  With your help, Stella Artois is trying to raise awareness of the "pouring ritual" and help crown one champion draughtsman (is that a job?) as part of its annual World Draught Masters competition. On October …

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How To Eat Indian Food

In just a few short steps, you can learn how to eat Indian food. Indian food is quite a delight to eat. But not knowing how to eat it can ruin your dining experience and no one wants to go through that. So, learn just how to eat Indian food and have a great time dining on all of the delicious dishes. Keep everything clean. Wash your hands before you begin. Considering Indian food is eat …

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How To Make Skittles Infused Vodka

Learn how to make Skittles infused Vodka and create an instant party with cocktails. Skittles are small bite sized fruit flavored candies that come in 5 flavors. There are now several types of Skittles to choose from including original fruit, sour, tropical, wild berry, and crazy cores that can turn ordinary Vodka into extraordinary Vodka. To make Skittles infused Vodka, you will need: …

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Essential Camping Cooking Utensils

Your next camping trip must include some essential camping cooking utensils. What are the essential camping cooking utensils you will need, and why will you need them? Peruse the list below for the answers. Grill or Camping Stove. This is by far one of the most essential camping cooking utensils you will utilize on your camping trip. With a camping stove you can cook all of …

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How To Make Pineapple Infused Vodka

Create unique cocktails by learning how to make pineapple infused Vodka. Pineapple flavored Vodka can be served over crushed ice and garnished with Vodka soaked slices of pineapple for a exceptional refreshing drink that will delight and surprise your guests. To make pineapple infused Vodka, you will need: Vodka Large Glass jar with tight lid Pineapple Sharp Knife …

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How To Cook Soul Food

No happening dinner party is complete if you don't know how to cook soul food. Soul food is created not only from the freshest, most delicious ingredients, but, a main ingredient in all soul food is love. Soul food is a creation, not just a dish. One of the most delicious soul food dishes to cook is greens. Good old collard greens.  To cook soul food collard greens, you will need: …