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Trusted Brands: Recipes and Tips: Crostini with Beef Tenderloin and Horseradish

0 / 5 Stars | 0 Reviews by Dietz & Watson "Toasted bread rounds are topped with roast beef, zesty horseradish sauce, and curly frisee for a quick and delicious appetizer." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Ingredients: Easy Chicken Marsala

4.39 / 5 Stars | 94 Reviews by sal "Chicken breasts are sauteed, then braised in Marsala wine and cream with mushrooms and green onion. Chicken Marsala simplified!" View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews

Dark Chocolate Cake-Like Brownies

These dense bread like brownies are super chocolately. Dark Chocolate Cake-Like Brownies Rating: 0 Created: Dec 27, 2014 1:32:30 PM

Review: Hillrock Solera Bourbon, Single Malt, Double Cask Rye, and White Rye

When famous distiller Dave Pickerell (ex of Maker’s Mark) opened Hillrock Estate Distillery in upstate New York, he had but one product, a high-rye Bourbon aged in the solera style and finished in oloroso sherry casks. Since then, Hillrock...Show More Summary

White Chocolate Chai Scones

Spicy chai tea is the perfect drink to warm up with on a cold day. Hot tea is always warming, but the ginger, cinnamon, cardamom and the other spices that are commonly found in chai seem to warm you up just as effectively as the actual heat of the tea. Taking those spices and putting...

Letter From the Editor: A Year After Bill Keene’s Passing

It was a year ago that we lost Dr. Bill Keene, Oregon’s senior state epidemiologist, to acute pancreatitis at age 56. We missed him in 2014. He was posthumously awarded the 2014 NSF Food Safety Leadership Lifetime Achievement Award last April in Baltimore. Keene was a guy who did his job with passion and humor.... Continue Reading

Pulled Pork Spinach Salad With Roasted Winter Squash

I’ve been wanting to share this salad for weeks, maybe even months! It’s been my go-to when we have leftover pulled pork, which sounds funny to me as I’ve gone my whole life without making pulled pork yet the past 3 months I’ve made it at least 3 times. Partially because I now buy pork […]

Big Bombs: Enjoy By 12.26.14, Stone Brewing Co.

Oops. Well, not really "oops" as in I disobeyed the abusive overlords but you see the issue. Did something deteriorate over the last 48 hours? No. Just the authority of the branding. Besides, who the heck picks Boxing Day as a deadline? The only question is whether the beer is worthy of my attention. Show More Summary

Easy Walnut and Mushroom Tortellini

Walnut and mushroom tortellini can be made in a flash.  Tortellini is often found fresh in the grocery store and you can use just about any flavor for this recipe.  I prefer cheese but mushroom or chicken tortellini would also work ...

Champagne Glass Cookies are a New Year's Eve Treat

Ring in 2015 with these adorable champagne glass cookies from SweetAmb Cookies.

31 Days Of Pie, Day 27: Steak & Stilton Pies

Day 27 of 31 Days Of Pie is a Steak & Stilton Pie I’m pretty close to admitting that all I ever need out of life is a savory pie.  I’m also a wee bit upset that as Americans we don’t enjoy them more. Hey my British, Indian, Latin and Australian friends, could you knock […]

California Snack Foods Recalls Caramel Apples for Potential Listeria Risk

California Snack Foods Inc. of South El Monte, CA, is issuing a voluntary recall of California Snack Foods brand caramel apples with a best use by date between Aug. 15 and Nov. 28, 2014, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. California Snack Foods caramel apples are sold in single packs... Continue Reading

review: teaopia jade snow green tea

Teaopia is a Canadian retailer of loose leaf tea, tea-ware and accessories. They have a wide selection of teas that number over 100 varieties. I recently visited my local Teopia in the Fairview Park Mall in Kitchener, ON. The staff were very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable and pleasantly accomodated my extended lurking and questions (thanks!). […]

white august tea my happy place

WhiteAugust Tea offers some amazing and unique tea blends. I have found, that many tea companies carry the same blends, probably from the same wholesaler. That’s fine. But it really is nice to see some original flavors. So, My Happy Place is a tisane, a dreamy herbal blend containing chamomile and banana. Seems a perfect […]

DAVIDsTEA quangzhou milk oolong

I love DAVIDsTEA, it’s like the “kid in a candy store” feeling for me when I go there. When I was on my Christmas vacation, I spent some time in Toronto with my girlfriend Racheal. We were on Queen Street, and shopping for my family. I saw DAVIDsTEA and knew it would be the perfect […]

DAVIDsTEA tuo-cha bonbons

DAVIDsTEA is a fast growing chain of tea boutiques in Canada. Founded by David Segal in 2008, DAVIDsTEA has grown from an online store and a storefront on Queen Street in Toronto to 12 stores across the country in less than two short years. They offer a permanent collection of over 135 teas and tisanes […]

enjoying tea zhejiang silver needle

EnjoyingTea.com is a leading online tea retailer with an abundance of specialty tea in all categories. From everyday green tea to luxury tea like Monkey Picked Ti Guan Yin, EnoyingTea.com has all the bases covered. And they have some amazing teaware like Yixing teapots and Gongfu sets! I love the fact that they have embraced […]

iN-TEA formosa oolong

iN-TEA is a great tea lounge and online tea retailer based in Littleton, CO and owned by Carole Alvarez. Carole knows her tea, and she sent me some amazing Oolongs to try out. I’ve already tasted iN-TEA‘s Milk Oolong and their Wen Shan Bao Zhong, and was very impressed with both of them (in fact, […]

white august tea rogue wave

White August Tea is an online tea company with some very unique blends. A few weeks ago, I reviewed their black tea blend Constellation. I found it to be a very interesting and well composed blend, with Assam as its star and the flavorings an accent. It was rich and caramel-like with good body and […]

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