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19

Sep

Host a tasting party to discover honey varietalsA new tool, the Honey Flavor and Aroma Wheel, will help tasters detect if there is the flavor of cotton candy or smell of locker room in their honey.

Host a tasting party to discover honey varietals
A new tool, the Honey Flavor and Aroma Wheel, will help tasters detect if there is the flavor of cotton candy or smell of locker room in their honey.

16

Sep

6 easy ways to save money on foodBy following these basic rules, you can be frugal with your food budget and still eat like a king.

6 easy ways to save money on food
By following these basic rules, you can be frugal with your food budget and still eat like a king.

14

Sep

The science of taste: Why everything from sound to shapes can affect your taste budsFrom the color of your plate to the cost of your food, science reveals how to create an ideal personalized dining experience — or at least the illusion of one.

The science of taste: Why everything from sound to shapes can affect your taste buds
From the color of your plate to the cost of your food, science reveals how to create an ideal personalized dining experience — or at least the illusion of one.

13

Sep

8 of the weirdest foods you can grow in your gardenEver heard of black tomatoes? How about candy cane strawberries? Get ready to take your garden by storm with these unusual home grown fruits and veggies.

8 of the weirdest foods you can grow in your garden
Ever heard of black tomatoes? How about candy cane strawberries? Get ready to take your garden by storm with these unusual home grown fruits and veggies.

12

Sep

Want to improve your sex life? Eat this, not thatLet’s dispel some myths about traditional aphrodisiacs and focus our diets on the power of green — as in green, leafy vegetables.

Want to improve your sex life? Eat this, not that
Let’s dispel some myths about traditional aphrodisiacs and focus our diets on the power of green — as in green, leafy vegetables.

11

Sep

Vegan grocery list: Top 50 staples for a meat-free dietA well-stocked vegan kitchen can make the difference between ho-hum and hubba hubba when it comes to plant-based cooking and eating.

Vegan grocery list: Top 50 staples for a meat-free diet
A well-stocked vegan kitchen can make the difference between ho-hum and hubba hubba when it comes to plant-based cooking and eating.

10

Sep

8 alarmingly unhealthy snacks to avoidA muffin with the same amount of calories as 10 chocolate donuts? A pretzel with more saturated fat than a Big Mac? Read this and weep.

8 alarmingly unhealthy snacks to avoid
A muffin with the same amount of calories as 10 chocolate donuts? A pretzel with more saturated fat than a Big Mac? Read this and weep.

How ‘fake meat’ is madeEver wondered how food manufacturers get faux meat products to taste and feel like real meat? Here’s the science behind making ‘chick’n’ taste like chicken.

How ‘fake meat’ is made
Ever wondered how food manufacturers get faux meat products to taste and feel like real meat? Here’s the science behind making ‘chick’n’ taste like chicken.

15 commonly refrigerated foods that don’t need to beTo chill or not to chill? For these items often found in the refrigerator, the answer ranges from ‘not always’ to a resounding ‘never!’

15 commonly refrigerated foods that don’t need to be
To chill or not to chill? For these items often found in the refrigerator, the answer ranges from ‘not always’ to a resounding ‘never!’

Culinary crickets are just like shrimpThis weekend, Stockton College’s EDIBL organization enticed festival-goers to eat insects. Our food blogger rose to the challenge.

Culinary crickets are just like shrimp
This weekend, Stockton College’s EDIBL organization enticed festival-goers to eat insects. Our food blogger rose to the challenge.