Guacamole

what is guacamole

If you are a fan of Mexican food, you’re well aware that a dish is not complete without a serving of guacamole. Guacamole literally means “avocado sauce”. It is a tasty, and sometimes spicy, condiment that can be enjoyed with a variety of foods. … [Read more...]

How to Poach Chicken

how to poach chicken

Chicken is a versatile meat. It can be boiled, baked, broiled, grilled and fried. Although these are effective and common cooking methods, some of them might cause a loss in nutrients. Poaching chicken is one of the healthiest ways to prepare it. It … [Read more...]

What is Scampi?

what is scampi

“What is scampi” is one of the most popular questions asked on search engines. With terms like “langoustines” and “Nephrops norvegicus”, it’s no wonder the world is confused about what this seafood dish is. Scampi is basically a dish prepared by … [Read more...]

How to Cook Crab Legs

how to cook crab legs

Crab legs are a wonderful delicacy for seafood-lovers. They are meaty enough to satisfy but light enough to have as a treat between meals. Crab legs are good sources of protein and minerals, which are essential for good health. There are several … [Read more...]

How to Make Salsa

how to make salsa

Salsa is a red, hot sauce that is as popular and common as ketchup in many countries. It is believed to have been created in Latin America before the recipe was spread to other parts of the world. It is now made in many variations. Some like it hot, … [Read more...]

What are Chickpeas?

what are chickpeas garbanzos

Chickpeas are small, healthy legumes that are used by cooks to make a variety of dishes. Their neutral, versatile taste makes them a great food to have in your kitchen. They are the main ingredient in hummus, falafel and some types of tofu. They can … [Read more...]

Ube Biko Recipe

Ube Biko Recipe

Ube Biko is a delicious Filipino kakanin that seems to be a crossover between the traditional Filipino biko and ube halaya. I felt like I wanted to eat ube halaya and biko at the same time, but since I was too lazy to make 2 dishes separately – I … [Read more...]

How to Make Popcorn

how to make popcorn

Popcorn is best known for being the official snack of movie theatres. Popcorn can also be a low-calorie, healthy snack for you to enjoy at home. There are two major types of popcorn: air-popped and oil-popped. Air-popped popcorn is considered … [Read more...]

What is Glutinous Rice?

glutinous rice

Glutinous rice is a type of rice, which is cultivated mostly in Asian countries. It is now being exported around the globe and made available in stores worldwide. Glutinous rice is also known as “sticky rice” because of its consistency when cooked. … [Read more...]

The Truth about the Anorexic Diet

anorexc diet truth

Anorexia nervosa is a prevalent disorder where people avoid eating to achieve fast weight loss. It is a serious condition for which patients need to be professionally treated. While some see it as a disorder, others view it as a good way to shed … [Read more...]