Monday, July 22, 2019
The UN’s Food Agency has stepped up pressure on the United States to change its biofuel policy due to fear over a World Food Crisis. 40 percent of the US corn crop is currently used for biofuel to meet renewable energy targets. The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) says the US...
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...
Gilroy is the southernmost city in Santa Clara County, California, United States. The population was 48,821 at the 2010 census. Gilroy is well known for its garlic crop and for the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival, featuring various garlicky foods, including garlic ice cream. Gilroy also produces mushrooms in considerable...
Fast food restaurants may have to stop trying to attract children with advertisements that dangle free toys and games with their meals. Soda companies may also have to tailor its advertising campaigns to an adult population instead of kids. These are just some of the key changes to advertising rules that...
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...
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,...
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...
Mutare — Zimbabwe is facing severe and widespread food shortages. 1.7 million Zimbabweans currently require food aid and some fear the situation will get even worse before the next harvest in April. "The situation is really bad. Many people are going for days without proper meals", Nekias Mkwindidza, a village...
TOKYO — From Jan 4 to Jan 31, McDonald’s Japan will run a marketing campaign they’re calling “Enjoy! 60 Second Service”, where customers who are made to wait any more than a minute for their order during the hours of 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. will receive a coupon for...
A tasty Indonesian dish combining stir fried vegetables, prawns and rice to create a delicious treat in a flavorful sauce! INGREDIENTS: 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 3 eggs, beaten 1 zucchini, chopped 1 carrot, chopped 8 green onions, sliced 1 clovegarlic, crushed 2 cupscooked rice 1/2 pound cooked prawns 2 tablespoons dark soy sauce 2 tablespoons ketchup 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 teaspoon...
Residents of the quaint Santa Catalina Island community of Avalon say it was bad enough that Southern California Edison Co. has increased their water rates by 300% over the last five years. Now, the utility wants to raise them an additional 83% in order to pay for infrastructure improvements that...
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...
When it comes to Italian cuisine, nothing starts off a meal like bruschetta. The simple flavors of good bread, quality olive oil and a hint of garlic makes it the perfect appetizer. Naturally, it also makes for a great foundation to top with meats, cheeses and various spreads. Use a...
Drought conditions loom over south Karnataka and central Maharashtra adding to concern at the severely deficient southwest monsoon in parts of Rajasthan and Gujarat. These States have been advised to go for early rabi (winter) plantation to make up for the shortfall in kharif sowing. Much will depend on the...
Yema is a type of custard candy made from egg yolks and condensed milk. This is a common Filipino dessert and one of the easiest to make. The ingredients needed are readily available and this does not require a lot of cooking and preparation time. There are several ways to present...
Sweet Corn Soup Ingredients 2 tablespoons butter 1 level tablespoon flour 1 chicken stock cube 1 cup cooked sweetcorn 1/2 pint water 1/2 pint milk Method - Heat the butter and stir in the flour. - Add the water, stock cube and milk. - Bring to the boil. - Cook until thickened. - Add the sweetcorn and heat for 2 -5 minutes. -...
Despite many people advising against starting a restaurant, the food industry is booming in the United States. In fact, the number of restaurants in the United States has been on a steady increase since 2011. People are simply more interested in quality food than they were in the past....
Frozen yogurt is not ice cream, and it's not even a substitute, no matter what TCBY says. It's another animal entirely, and when we stop comparing it to its richer cousin, we enjoy it oh so much more. This one is just about the best we've ever made, and...
Tokyo is full of cafes catering to a wide assortment of tastes, but in recent years a new breed of coffee house has emerged for people who love to hang out with rabbits. Ra.a.g.f, pronounced "raf," opened last fall in the fashionable Jiyugaoka area in Meguro Ward, and is usually...
This famous Ras Malai dessert recipe is common in all parts of India and Pakistan. A popular dish during festivals like Ramadan, Eid, Raksha-bandhan and Diwali. There are many different ways to make ras-malai but here I’ll list the easy ones that working women can make easily . Ingredients For...
Stellenbosch - As more and more tests are run following the recent horsemeat scandal in Europe, now a study in South Africa has found donkey, water buffalo, soya and goat content in minced meats, burger patties, sausages, deli and dried meats. A study was run by Dr Donna-Maree Cawthorn and...
Also known as Spanish rice, Mexican Rice is very difficult to make well. Once you add the tomato sauce and water, you can't really touch it or you'll ruin the texture. The hard part is knowing how much spice to add, because the rice won't properly absorb any seasoning...
McDonald's will open its first ever vegetarian-only restaurant in the northern Indian city of Amritsar, the fast food chain said today. The world's second-biggest restaurant chain after Subway tailors its menus to suit local tastes, which in India means no beef to avoid offending Hindus and no pork to cater...
Kutsinta (Kuchinta or Cuchinta) is a popular Filipino native delicacy that is often orange/brown in color. This sticky rice cake is made from rice flour and best or usually served with grated or shredded coconut. Kutsinta is a Filipino snack (merienda) that is pretty easy to make. The ingredients is not...
The worst U.S. drought in more than half a century has rallied critics of the federal renewable fuel standard, which will reserve about 40% of the nation's corn crop for ethanol production this year. Critics have long questioned the commitment of a growing share of a food source for fuel...
What if the entire world critiqued your diet? Maybe it wouldn’t be such a bad thing—recent reports have suggested that more than one-third of Americans are overweight. That’s where the new app “The Eatery” comes in: Snap a photo of your food, label it, rate it on a “fit-to-fat”...
he Arabic Food Recipes kitchen (The Home of Delicious Arabic Food Recipes) invites you to try Meatball Sandwiches Recipe. Enjoy easy sandwich recipes and learn how to make Meatball Sandwiches. Minty meatballs with a stream of yogurt sauce and served in pita give a Middle Eastern spin to budget-friendly meatball...
Chicken Adobo is an authentic Filipino dish and is one of the mostly recognized Filipino foods. Not to be mistaken with Mexican adobo, this dish is uniquely prepared by stewing chicken in vinegar and soy sauce. Several sources who are experts in Asian food history say that the Filipinos were...
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...
Texas native, Christine Ha, 33, lost most of her eyesight about five years ago after being diagnosed with an auto-immune disease that attacks the optic nerves. But that did not prevent her from winning the national MasterChef cooking contest and $250,000. Ha's kitchen is not much different from any other...