How Can You Tell if They're Real?
"Ever been completely perplexed at the grocery store, despite having arrived determined to buy real, good food?"
A handy flowchart "for your use and amusement" to navigate what she calls the "endless labyrinth of junk" and...
Read more: How Can You Tell if They're Real?; takepart.com
"I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! -- When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library." ~Jane Austen (Pride and Prejudice); (goodreads.com)
Delightfully yours, Food Meditations
On Natalie MacLean, six Bert Greene Awards for Food Journalism, five awards from the Association of Food Journalists, four James Beard Awards, and...
Read more: Wrestling with Angels: How an Award-Winning Food Writer Crafts an Essay; diannej.com
The cold snap may have done irreversible damage to your plants...
Read more: Why 2011 will be a bad year for gardens; guardian.co.uk
Looking for umami
~ Sourcing the best of the best is essential when you’ve built a reputation for explosive flavors and impeccable, deceptively simple preparations...
Read more: Kürbiskernöl; latimesmagazine.com
~ Miso, a fermented paste with a bold, salty flavor, can be made from soybeans, rice, barley, brown rice, millet...
Read more: Miso Recipes; bonappetit.com
~ Congee, the Perfect Cold Season Soup; wasabimon.com
The trend craze
~ What will the new trends be in food and cooking for 2011? Nostalgic foods...
Read more: The future of food; bbcgoodfood.com
~ What does 2011 hold for fashion?...
Read more: Fashion Statement: 10 new trends; guardian.co.uk
Take the guesswork out of trying to determine amounts needed on a packaged food item for your recipe needs with this helpful chart...
Read more: Ingredient Equivalents; delish.com
~ Grocer Responds to Demand for Gluten-Free Food; downersgrove.patch.com
~ Don't Fear the Microbes: Yeast Basics; ruhlman.com
From the mixer
~ Resolution Free 2011: Living Well All Year Long; simplysugarandglutenfree.com
~ FOOD MEDITATIONS »: A digest on what's happening in the global food community ...
~ OCK STYLE »: Photography, Styling and Everything Chocolate, Wine, Etc. ...
~ RECIPES HUNTER »: Passionately compiling a comprehensive collection of recipes from all over the world ...
~ SERIOSAMENTE »: Questioni Italiche e Non. Cercando di Essere "Polemicamente Corretti", Ma Non Troppo! ...
Image by ockstyle via Flickr
~ How to Make Chicken Broth; dailybitesblog.com
~ Spinach Casserole Recipe; food.com
~ Tuna-Melt Casserole; goodhousekeeping.com
~ Risotto Masterclass with Alessandro Pavoni; insidecuisine.com
~ Chocolate Chip Banana Blondie Cake; evilshenanigans.com
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