Monday, July 22, 2019
For those who loves Tiramisu, it means "pick me up" or "lift me up" is a popular coffee flavored Italian dessert. It is made of ladyfingers dipped in coffee, layered with a whipped mixture of egg yolks, egg whites, sugar and mascarpone cheese, flavored with cocoa. The recipe has...
There have been some crazy pizza products over the years, but this one may take the cake. A Canadian restaurant chain called Boston Pizza is running a contest to determine the next “Pizza Game Changer,” and one of the options is a six-layer cake made entirely of — you guessed...
1. Boosts your immune system: Lemons are high in vitamin C, which is great for fighting colds. They’re high in potassium, which stimulates brain and nerve function. Potassium also helps control blood pressure. 2. Balances pH: Drink lemon water everyday and you’ll reduce your body’s overall acidity. Lemon is one...
Nothing beats the simplicity and flavours of Chinese stir fry dishes, its quick to prepare, and the vegetables are crunchy and vibrant and it definitely tastes good like this recipe. This dish did not take more than 15 minutes of my time, and I guess that’s the key element...
Almonds are found in places like Iran, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Turkey, Syria, Jordan and Israel. This highly nutritional nut is a rich source of vitamin E, calcium, phosphorous, iron and magnesium. It also contains zinc, selenium, copper and niacin. Compared to all other nuts, almonds are the most packed...
Celebrating the Eid el-Fitr, the festival that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Capital Lifestyle wishes everyone a fabulous holiday for those that celebrate, and here’s a quick dessert recipe that you might just find helpful!   Baklava Ingredients 18 sheets ready-made filo pastry (unwrap and keep under a damp...
Istanbul — Turkey has for the first time introduced a set of criteria for baklava, the sweet pastry made in the country’s southeast and known across the world, the standards watchdog said Thursday. The move is aimed at standardising the production of the trademark dessert, which is often manufactured with...
Find out the best place to store these 5 fresh foods. Now that spring has sprung, I’m loading up on more fresh veggies, and that has me thinking about the best way to store them to keep them at their freshest. I only go to the grocery store once a...
Japan’s habitual New Year killer has struck again, after nine people were reported to have died in recent days from choking on rice cakes. Mochi – glutinous cakes of pounded rice – are traditionally eaten in vast quantities over the holidays, usually in soup, or toasted and served with sweet...
To no one's surprise, Burger King's all black burger looks like a disgusting turd in real life. Actually, it might be even worse than some turds. It looks like it tastes like ash. It looks like it's made from burnt cardboard. It looks like it'll bring death to anyone...
Cronut™™™ inventor Dominque Ansel has done it again. In an Instagram posted earlier today, the famed pastry chef revealed his newest creation: Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shots. In one dessert, he's managed to capture everything comforting about childhood and adulthood all at once. It's cookies and milk -- that classic combo...
Black pepper crab is one of the two most popular ways that crab is served in Singapore. It is made with hard-shell crabs, and cooked in a thick gravy made with black pepper. The creation of Singapore's black pepper crab is attributed to Long Beach Seafood Restaurant in 1959....
Jamie Oliver has said all of his restaurants would close immediately if it were not for European immigrants who are prepared to work long hours in hot kitchens. The celebrity chef said British youngsters were "wet" in comparison to their European counterparts, who were "stronger" and "tougher". His comments come just...
It’s a plausible theory, until you look through the evidence. Then things become a little messy. We’re often told that breakfast is an essential part of a healthy diet, especially if you are watching your weight. Some schools run breakfast to ensure that as many pupils as possible eat this...
This dish is a fiesta of flavors from the sea, plus it's a filling full meal too! Serves 4 Prep Time 10 minutes  Cooking Time 15 minutes   3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided 1/2 red bell pepper, sliced into strips 8 pieces medium shrimp 1 medium onion, chopped 1 tablespoon chopped garlic 1/2 cup crab fat 4 cups cooked...
DID you know that bananas are technically a herb? After yesterday’s article which revealed 92 per cent of Aussie kids don’t know where bananas come from, a discussion arose in the news.com.au office about ... well what else? Bananas. Many journos had no idea that bananas are technically both a herb and a fruit,...
The first, most important meal of the day was a bowl of cereal followed by a plain croissant and banana at work. Lunch was light with a jacket potato at your file desk. Come 3 pm and you have a dark chocolate bar to full you up until dinner. By...
A Mumbai businessman has revolutionized the way hot take-out food will reach you. His solution: making sure the packaging has proper ventilation.   Tired of having too many soggy pizzas delivered to him, Vinay Mehta decided to do something about it. In 2006, with a pen knife, some cardboard and a...

Bosnian ‘Pita’

14/9/2012 by; Jasna Varcakovic Ingredients: Pastry- 2 cups plain flour 200 ml(+,-)water 1/2 teas salt Cheese-spinach filling- 500g ricota 1 egg 1 teas salt 250 g spinach (blanched, frozen) Other ingredients- Oil, in a cup (cca 100ml) Flour for dusting Also needed - tablecloth big enough to cover the entire table, rolling pin. Method:...
GF vegan salad, ideal summer salad recipe, delicious anytime.Quinoa Salad recipe: Easy gluten free salad with cooked quinoa, lightly steamed veggies, cucumber, fresh herbs, toasted sunflower seeds, zesty lime dressing. Ideal summer salad recipe, delicious any time of the year. Enjoy this easy quinoa salad recipe, as a light meal,...
A 2013 report from Harvard Law School and the Natural Resources Defense Council states confusion over food dating has led 91 percent of Americans to throw away food prematurely. Here are five items you shouldn't be so quick to toss. 1 Eggs Shutterstock Pay no attention to the "Sell By" date on your carton...
Its rich flavor and velvety smoothness is probably only bested by a great crème brûlée. The problem with cheesecake, and coincidentally crème brûlée, is the difficulty found when trying to make one. The oven has to be the perfect temperature and the humidity has to be just right or else...
Fast food giant Subway has removed pork products from 185 stores in the UK, where it will also use only halal meat in a bid to appeal to Muslim customers. Turkey and turkey rashers will be used instead of ham and bacon, it said. Islam requires Muslims to only eat meat...
The health benefits of coconut oil include hair care, skin care, stress relief, maintaining cholesterol levels, weight loss, increased immunity, proper digestion and metabolism, relief from kidney problems, heart diseases, high blood pressure, diabetes, HIV and cancer, dental care, and bone strength. These benefits of coconut oil can be...
This is not the demure individually-portioned dessert served in restaurants with white tablecloths. No, ma'am. According to my mother, my grandma would make this for the kids when a special treat was merited. This messy, sticky, cocoa-rich affair is more like a self-saucing brownie than anything else. And like...
Chocolate Cake with decadent Chocolate Frosting that will quickly become your favorite! Prep time : 15 mins cook time : 30 mins Total time : 45 mins Ingredients Chocolate Cake 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups sugar ¾ cup cocoa 2 teaspoons baking powder 1½ teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon espresso powder 1 cup milk ½ cup vegetable oil 2 eggs 2...
CHICKEN MACARONI SALAD Ingredients 200g macaroni noodles 1 pc large carrot, finely chopped 2 cups chicken meat, flaked 500 ml American style mayonnaise 2 cups pineapple chunks 1 white onion, finely chopped 2 hardboiled eggs, diced 1 cup cheddar cheese, diced 1/2 cup raisins 2 tsp sugar salt ground white pepper Method 1. Cook macaroni noodles according to instructions. Drain then set aside. 2. Using...
TRAVELLERS are being advised to remove beans, bread and broccoli from their diet before flying. The three Bs are among a range of foods that can produce two more Bs - belching and bloating - by causing gases in the stomach to expand. The result, known as Jet Bloating, is...
“You want to go to university to become a bawarchi (cook)?” – This is the first reaction Fatima Ali, 22, would get when she would tell friends at a highly competitive school in Karachi about her aspirations to become a chef. While friends were applying to Ivy Leagues and Oxbridge,...
Soft-boiled egg lovers are about to find their breakfasts revolutionised by the Dippy Egg, a product that promises to turn out a perfect yolk consistency every time. The Dippy Egg is aimed at taking the frustrating gamble out of getting the egg yolk soft enough for dipping soldiers but still...