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Rice & Pasta

Learn the correct way to cook white, brown or other exotic types of rice, as well information on pasta, sauces here.

Types of Pasta – Facts and Trivia

As anyone cruising down the spaghetti aisle in a supermarket can attest to, pasta comes in a large variety of shapes and sizes. The Italian word pasta comes from ‘paste,’ which is what the mixture of wheat flour, egg,...

Eight Top Wine Producing Regions of the World

Wine grapes grow mostly between the 30th and 50th parallel, in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres—although it can grow in other, more unexpected places as well. Following is a tour of the world’s most famous wine regions—which are wonderful places to visit and have a glass. France. Possibly one...

Canadian Wines – History and Trivia

If we were living in the late 50s, this period would be considered the Dark Ages for Canadian wines. While Canadian wines may have been thought by some to be natural and healthy at that time, their taste was nothing to write home about. But guess what? Canadian wines have...

Calories in White Wine – About 90 Calories in a 4 oz. glass

Have you ever wondered about the calories in white wine? Do you fret over going out, knowing you may pay a price for caloric over-indulgence? A new study recently published in the Archives of Internal Medicine indicates that women who drink wine moderately, and on a regular basis, experienced less...