Tag Archive | "Britain"

Britain vs. France, Who cooks better?

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

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Britain vs. France, Who cooks better?

The British are better at cooking than the French. Please don’t kill the messenger! This is according to a survey done by the French magazine Madame Le Figaro and the BBC’s food magazine Olive.

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Food Sensitivity Across Countries

Sunday, March 21, 2010

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Food Sensitivity Across Countries

Are you from the US, Italy, Norway, or Germany? Would it surprise you to find out that people from those countries are more likely to have food allergies or sensitivities than people from say Iceland or Spain?

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Rhubarb joins the Finest Foods list!

Friday, February 26, 2010

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Rhubarb joins the Finest Foods list!

Here’s a news flash, Yorkshire rhubarb has been added to the list of finest foods right along side champagne. It sounds a bit unbelievable, but the Times Online has the article to prove it!

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Pancakes for Pancake Day

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

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Pancakes for Pancake Day

Today is not only Mardi Gras but Pancake Tuesday or Pancake Day. This is celebrated in places such as Britain, Ireland, Canada and Australia. In order to celebrate this day here is a quick and easy recipe for the thin crepe like pancakes and a simple lemon and sugar topping!

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Of King Cakes and Pancake Tuesday

Monday, February 15, 2010

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Of King Cakes and Pancake Tuesday

Usually the Monday post features one key ingredient such as garlic or chocolate, but this week with Mardi Gras (Carnival) we will be discussing two dishes that have to do with Fat Tuesday in particular.

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