Real Food

How to find fresh, seasonal, sustainable foods, plus delicious, healthy recipes.
A comprehensive roundup of available science and study disproves the arguments that industry uses to support genetically modified food and crops.

Homemade Crackers and Hummus
Easy-to-make crackers from scratch.

Whole-Grain Flour Glossary
Whole-grain flour doesn't just mean wheat anymore. A variety of grains and grain-like seeds are available for the whole-grain baker, each with its own special qualities and flavors.
Cold Smoking
Preserve Your Food with Cold Smoking
Cold smoking might seem tricky or unsafe, but it's easier than you probably think and worth the effort.
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