Pure maple syrup may be cloudy or have chunky sediment if it’s not properly filtered. A simple step that fits easily into the sugarmaking process can help you avoid sugar sand. This article will teach you how to filter sap during maple syrup collection and syrup boiling for clean, clear pure maple syrup.
By Wendy Akin
On a cold rainy day, a hearty bowl of Italian-style soup using fresh or dried winter herbs is the best comfort food. I like to leave a little crunch and texture for chewy interest: The carrots stay firm. This can be made vegan by substituting a good, strong vegetable stock for the chicken or tomato juice.
Here is a simple but satisfying dinner or supper idea for the inner pepper lover. Want a vegetarian version? Just leave out the sausage.
Sprouts are packed with nutrition to top your meals and are a quick and easy project for kids and adults alike.
Learn how to make this easy ricotta recipe.
After you learn how to cook with dried porcini mushroom powder, you’ll mix porcini powder in stock or even wine to add huge depth of flavor to soups, stews, and sauces. Learn how to make porcini mushroom powder at home for this Ultimate Porcini Mushroom Soup recipe.
How can we talk about beautiful, healthy organic food without discussing how to afford it? Rosemary’s chart helps you to keep track of your food budget while allowing you to buy the best ingredients.
If you're always looking for shortcuts in the kitchen, you may want to consider these two fairly recent additions to the ever-growing supply of small kitchen appliances now on the market.
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