How would you like to win $1000 for creating an enormous burger? Well, here's your chance; but there is a catch...
Here we go again folks -- another food recall. This time it comes from Topps Meat Company who is voluntarily recalling more than 300,000 pounds of frozen hamburgers due to e-Coli contamination.
Celebrate the Grape Sweepstakes is sponsored by Center for Wine Origins and includes 5 day/4 night vacation for two to Champagne France, Porto, Portugal or Jerez, Spain.
The first time I saw vineyards was during a trip to Napa Valley in 2000. My husband and I spent three days in Wine Country. We visited the vineyards, took a trip on the Wine Train, and ate at spectacular restaurants. Napa Valley is near and dear to my heart because that is where my husband proposed to me. It was quite romantic!
When I was introduced to pairing wine and chocolate, I thought I had died and gone to heaven. Not only do you get the dopamine "feel-good" rush from the chocolate, but also the soothing affect from the wine. Talk about a nice mellow buzz ;-)
The purpose of pairing wine with food is to compliment and enhance the aroma and flavor of both the food and wine. In the past, the general rule of thumb was to pair red wine with red meat and white wine with white meat. Today, wine pairing is based on the components and flavors of the food being served.
Did you catch last night's episodes of Discovery Health's "Just Cook This"? The first episode was Mexican Food Day and he created a super simple Fresh Mango Taco that I am dying to try. Yum! Sam, the star of Just Cook This, took a flour tortilla and spread a small amount of butter on both sides, then sprinkled them with a sugar/cinnamon combo.
I'm stoked! The Cheap Gourmet Blog has been recognized by 1800Blogger.com as a blog worthy of syndication. In the near future, various posts from The Cheap Gourmet blog will be featured on one (or more) of 1800Blogger.com websites, including the Food and Wine Blog.
Today, I'd like to share my homemade potato salad recipe with you. BUT! You must promise not to share it with anyone else because it's a family secret and has been served by my family members for four generations.
I am a huge fan of grilled gourmet lunchmeat sandwiches. My favorite brand of lunchmeat is Boar's Head, but I also like Hormel's Natural Choice and Hillshire Farms Deli Select. Making grilled gourmet lunchmeat sandwiches is super simple and only requires a few minutes of time. With a few basic ingredients, you can have a mouth-watering delicacy that will tantalize your tastebuds and make your stomach smile!
Hot off the press!!! Just Cook This debuts on Discovery Health this evening at 8:00 pm EST. With two back-to-back episodes, you'll learn how to whip up some delicious chicken dishes and three non-beef burgers.
Dr. Cecile Rose, a pulmonary specialist at Denver's National Jewish Medical and Research Center has issued a warning letter stating butter flavored microwave popcorn may lead to lung disease. It appears the possible culprit is a butter flavor ingredient known as diacetyl.