Archives for June 2011

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Canned Beer Can Be Great (Really)

Can a canned beer be great? Yes, it can. Thanks to the craft beer revolution, delicious beer is no longer only served in bottles. We recommend five you might like

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Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

Want to learn a delicious peanut butter balls recipe? Peanut butter balls are a great dessert, and they are always a big hit at any party. Read on for a great peanut butter balls recipe that you will use again and again. What you need for the peanut butter balls recipe: 1/2 cup of peanut butter 1 lb of dipping chocolate 1 cup of powdered sugar - sifted 3 tbsp of softe …

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Video: How to Pair Wine With BBQ

As men, we tend to favor beer with our ribs, burgers, chicken, sausages and pretty much anything else that comes off the grill. It's just natural. But did you know red wine makes for one hell of a barbeque beverage? Dave Haskell (AKA "The Wine Pimp") joins us in the studio to give you the lowdown on how to pair wine with ribs, corned beef and more. It's all here in this week's episode of For the W …

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How To Make Ice Cream

Learning how to make ice cream does not take a lot of know-how. Making ice cream is very simple and even a child can make ice cream with these very simple tips. There is nothing that makes a person happier than to be presented with a homemade bowl of ice cream. Children, adults and yes, even the sick look forward to the day that ice cream is served. Strawberry Ice Cream This is a very si …

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The Weirder Side of Grilling

Summer is in full swing and grills everywhere are firing up to meet the season. How about tossing a few bugs on there next to the hamburgers? Or maybe some raccoon meat? Check out Maxim's guide to weird grilling and more in the week's top stories for men. The Weird Grilling Guide (Maxim) Mid-Week In Women (FHM) America's Best Ballpark Food (Men's Health) How to Almost Always Win Rock-P …

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Inside a Secret Restaurant

Baylen Linnekin goes inside an underground (illegal) restaurant and explains how you can find underground restaurants near you

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Best Tequila

Serve the best tequila and your party will be a hit. Tequila is a delicious liquor, served in moderation, of course. Tequila is made from the agave plant, a desert plant found in desert climates like the American Southwest and Mexico. Often blue agave plants are used to create the best tequila. For tequila to be rated as one of the best, it must have a smooth finish and delicious flavor that appea …

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Cool Whip Recipes

These Simple-to-make Cool Whip recipes will get you out of the kitchen in no time.  Cool Whip is a sweet and creamy addition to any dessert. No need to whip the cream yourself in these Cool Whip and fruit combos, so each one takes just a few minutes to prepare. Try the comfort of the banana pudding from your childhood or a sophisticated trifle for company. Trifle To make trifle, you w …

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No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Remember those no bake chocolate oatmeal cookies from your childhood? If not, then it’s never too late to enjoy the ooey gooey goodness of these cookies. These chocolate oatmeal cookies are so fast to make that you can almost finish them during a commercial break or two. Perfect for summer, this recipe doesn’t even require you to turn on the oven. If you want to make no bake chocol …

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Chinese Food Nutrition Facts

When it comes to Chinese food nutrition facts, what people think is true and what is actually true can be two very different things. Many people seem to believe that Chinese food, with all of the vegetables and tofu and what-not, is just healthier than other kinds of food. But the truth is that Chinese food can be just as packed with salt, fat and calories as other kinds of cuisine. In fact, there …

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Good Morning America Recipes

Many of the best "Good Morning America" recipes have been prepared by professional chefs during the weekday morning television news program. "Good Morning America" airs on the ABC network Monday through Friday mornings and features news from across the United States and around the world. The show also provides a regular cooking segment that demonstrates recipes for breakfast, l …

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Heavy Cream Substitute

Heavy cream is an important ingredient in some recipes, but how do you make a heavy cream substitute if you don't have heavy cream available? If you are looking for a heavy cream substitute, these ideas will help you create the delicious dishes your family loves using other ingredients you already have in the home. Evaporated Milk Heavy Cream Substitute Ingredients: 1 can evapo …

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Starbucks Secret Menu

You don't have to respond to the cold eyes of a terse-dispositioned tough guy demanding the Starbucks secret menu password from a peek-slat at their back entrance. Some of the cats that run with the plastic pocket-protectorate would be hyped to enjoy a little RPG thug glory for the cost of a venti latte. We would be hyped, but it's not that kind of menu. The Starbucks secret menu is merely …