Base Spices for Different Ethnic Foods
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Base Spices for Different Ethnic Foods

Spices give a dish its signature flavor. And knowing what combinations of spices to use makes your dish stand out from everyone else’s. So, if you’re wondering why one bite can flood your brain with memories and images of a specific place, it’s probably safe to say that it’s because of the spices! Chinese Five…

What is Spam and How to Eat It?
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What is Spam and How to Eat It?

You probably know Spam as that curious box of meat sitting on the shelf at supermarkets. But what is it and how should it be eaten? Is Spam even healthy for you? The good news is that if you love to eat hot dogs, you should have no problem eating Spam. The ingredients for both…

What is Jell-O and How Do They Make It?
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What is Jell-O and How Do They Make It?

Jell-O is the fun, jiggly dessert that kids and adults love. It’s great for parties, science experiments, or just as a simple snack after school. But what exactly is Jell-O? Why does it jiggle? Why is it not vegan? The answers are quite surprising! What Makes It Jiggly? The jiggliness of Jell-O comes from hydrolyzed…

Top 5 Most Famous Restaurants in the World
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Top 5 Most Famous Restaurants in the World

Michelin starred restaurants aren’t just places where you can go eat, they are often places where the art world meets the culinary world. If you’re looking to set out on a food adventure, start with these famous eateries from around the world.  Osteria Francescana (Italy) With three Michelin stars, Osteria Francescana has been named “best…

Top 5 Snacks to Enjoy Before Bed
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Top 5 Snacks to Enjoy Before Bed

You’ve probably heard people say that you shouldn’t eat before bedtime. This is especially true if you’re trying to lose weight or you’re attempting to do intermittent fasting. However, there are still some small snacks you can enjoy before bed that may help you sleep better. The key is to not indulge in a giant,…

The Most Hated Foods in the United States
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The Most Hated Foods in the United States

There are certain foods out there that are known as love-hate foods. What do all these items have in common? They all have very interesting or strong flavors and that makes ambivalence difficult. Cilantro There’s a genetic component to disliking cilantro. About half the population has an olfactory receptor (something in your nose that helps…