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A wealth of information on all dairy products. We cover common cheeses like cheddar to more exotic flavors from around the world.

Keeping Cheese Fresh – Tips for Keeping your Cheese at it’s Best

Have you ever had cheese go moldy after a short time in the fridge? You can avoid this unpleasant experience by following a few simple tips to keep cheese fresh. Shelf Life First of all, you should know the shelf life...

Cheddar Cheese – Mildly Mellow to Sharply Robust and Pungeant

It is hard to conjure a mental picture of cheese without including the familiar orange of cheddar. This kitchen staple holds value as a tasty snack food as well as a versatile ingredient in recipes from all over the...

Replacements For Condensed Milk

Condensed Milk, and Evapoorated Milk are often confused with each other. Condensed, and Evaporated are similar terms, but the resemblance ends there. Unsweeted Condensed Milk is Evaporated Milk, and is always labeled as Evaporated Milk. Sweetened Condensed Milk is...

Blue Cheese

Blue cheese is one of those misunderstood cheeses. It really doesn’t get its fair shake it the world. Its crumbly sour, salty taste makes blue cheese either an acquired taste, or a taste for only tolerant palates. There is...

Gouda Cheese – Nutritional Facts and General Information

Gouda is a yellowish Dutch cheese named after the city of Gouda, but the term Gouda is now a generic name, and not restricted to cheese of Dutch origin. Without any spices added, this cheese has a mild, creamy...

Swiss Cheese – Strong and Sharply Flavored

Hailing from Switzerland and traditionally named for its region of origin, the term “Swiss cheese” is no longer limited to that part of the world. Many varieties of the pale yellow, nutty-flavored cheese are now produced all around the...

Why Does Eating Turkey Make Me Sleepy

Succulent, juicy turkey, fruity cranberry sauce, delicious stuffing, mashed potatoes and peas, corn on the cob, pumpkin pie....is this a feast worth waiting until November for, or what? This is one time that it is OK to indulge your wildest food fantasies. And afterwards, we all get a big.....nap....

Popular Brands of Beer

Every beer drinker has a favorite brew. Some people are beer purists, drinking only imports and beers they consider “fine ales”. Some people drink beer according to their own personality. Some choose a beer by social class or even their job. Beers vary in how popular they are by...

How Many Calories are there in a Glass of Wine?

Rather than providing you with a list based on serving size, alcohol content, and specific brands that you can find on numerous websites that can't help but generalize, let's make our own generalizations. Simply come to realize that the calories in a glass of wine are ultimately your best...

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