Review of Starbucks line of Frappuccino bottled drinks. Price: $1.25 to $2.75 Size: 9.5 fluid ounces Availability: Most markets Website: http://www.starbucks.com/grocery/frappuccino.asp The Frappuccino was one of Starbucks first products to go beyond a Starbucks in store selling point besides ground coffee by the pound. It is based on their cold smoothie like coffee drinks without
Most home brewing is unfortunately undertaken by the non serious amateurs who have visions of brewing up bottle after bottle of first rate quality beer that would have customers knocking at their door to demand slab after slab no matter what the cost. Truth of the matter is that home brewing is not as easy
Lets just face it; in these hard economic times every one (not just Americans) are fighting to save every penny and to save every dollar we can save. A way we can do this is by looking at where we are spending the most money out in our monthly spending. One of those places is
I have been to England for a ten-day study trip once and as a Singaporean, who eats, breathes and drowns in a plethora of Asian and Western cuisines (Singaporeans have a known habit of discussing where to eat dinner…during lunch), I was looking forward to trying something distinctly different. And boy, did I get it.
Making homemade bread demands practice, patience, and basic knowledge of baking. Without these essential tools, making homemade bread will not be successful. The following pieces of advice will allow you to learn some basic baking knowledge if you don’t already know it, and to practice that knowledge with patience so that you can start baking
Teaching children to cook starts from an early age engaging their enthusiasm in the whole process of food and dining. From before they can handle fine motor skills you can get them involved with laying the table, ask their opinion on tastes. Play games involving trying out different foods, finger foods. After all cooking is
Fancy coffees, hot chocolate and assorted other exotic hot drinks can be found on every street corner of society. In fact, a sort of cult following has developed around the coffee shop experience. While these drinks can be exciting, delicious and intoxicatingly delightful to our taste buds, they often spell instant doom to any dietary
We can now add chocolate to the list of prescription medications that are overflowing the medicine cabinet. Studies show that eating chocolate regularly and in moderation can lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and high blood pressure. It is even believed that its ingredients stimulate the brain and could be associated with happiness and the
Most any form of beef that can be cooked by a high dry heat method, can as well be improved by aging. Thin cuts such as flank or skirt tend not to do well by the “at home” aging process. Tougher cuts such as, shoulder or shank often require a wet method for cooking after
I have always been a fan of Thorntons chocolate; from their delicious praline filled offerings to their sumptuously moorish bars. So it was with a certain amount of joy I was handed a box of their finest chocolates to try. A look at the menu on the box informs me this is an orange cream.