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Where’s the Beef? Cuts of Beef Explained.

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“Mustard’s no good without roast beef.” – Chico Marx There are many different cuts of beef.  Each cut is best suited to certain uses.  Do you know where the cuts come from and what cooking method are best suited to

Posted in Cooking, Fresh Food

Storing Bananas

Tips for Storing Bananas The first thing to know when storing bananas is that they are usually harvested while still green. Bananas should be stored at room temperature to allow the ripening process to complete. Do not store bananas in

Posted in Food Storage, Fresh Food

Storing Apples

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Storing Apples

Posted in Food Storage, Fresh Food

Is It Safer to Eat Only Processed Foods?

We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons. – Alfred E. Newman There has been an outbreak of E. coli infections in Germany1.  At this moment, investigations

Posted in Fresh Food, Ingredients, Nutrition

Aw Nuts! E Coli on Walnuts

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What is an e. coli infection, and how can it be avoided?

Posted in Fresh Food

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