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  • International fashion & style; meet John Loring .. legend of style and taste
    International fashion & style; meet John Loring .. legend of style and taste
    What can be more universally recognizable than the name Tiffany? … And for those who are savvy enough, there are few people who are more connected or synonymous with that name than John Loring. For 30 years, Mr. Loring was the creative...
  • Junk Food Cravings
    6 Tastes to stop food cravings.
    Craving chocolate, salt or sugar after a meal?Well, there's a good reason for that. Most likely, the meal was missing a key flavor or ingredient or there was an excess of one particular taste that leaves the body unbalanced, unsatiated and...
  • Hops vining
    Sneezing about hops & tasting beer umami
    It almost never fails. I can identify a particular variety of hops in beer, simply by sneezing. Hand me a glass of IPA or pale ale and if I convulse with a couple of quick and quirky sneezes at a brewery, you’ll hear me ask, “Chinook...
  • Eating habits compared with portion size: Industry bets you can't eat just one.
    Eating habits compared with portion size: Industry bets you can't eat just one
    The bigger the portion, the less enjoyment you get out of the last few bites. Your memory for that last bite of a steak or chocolate cake may be more influential than memory for the first bite in determining when you want to eat it again,...
  • Statue of Rory Gallagher
    Remembering Irish bluesman Rory Gallagher on St. Patrick’s Day
    William Rory Gallagher (March 2, 1948 – June 14, 1995) was the best Irish bluesman ever. He was born in Ballyshannon, Ireland and raised in Cork.Rory’s parents were entertainers. Rory and his brother Donal, who were both musically...
  • Never sacrifice taste when making healthy and nutritious meals
    Never sacrifice taste when making healthy and nutritious meals
    Expand your thinking when preparing all your favorite dishes. The last thing you want to do is sacrifice the taste and flavor of the foods you prepare for your family. Sometimes making a dish healthier and more nutritious can be as simple as...
  • Appetizer
    Adega Grill
    Adega Grill is a small hole in the wall place with big taste.It is a nice Portuguese restaurant that will have you coming back. The meals are amazing; so colorful and flavor-filled, you will be satisfied.To start you off, they placetoasted garlic...
  • Casa Olé lacks classic Tex Mex flavor
    Casa Olé lacks classic Tex Mex flavor
    A long-time well-known Texas restaurant, Casa Olé has been on the scene for more than four decades. Recognized for its catchy jingle, fair prices and free ice cream, the restaurant's culture made a name for itself almost overnight.The history...
  • On the hierarchy of food values: What's your order?
    On the hierarchy of food values: What's your order?
    When we were little, my best friend and I liked to play diner. We’d park my mother at the table as the guest and take turns being the waitress. “What’s your order?” I’d demand, pad at the ready, hip thrown out,...
  • Why You Like the Wines You Like
    What’s your Vinotype? Find out in ‘Why You Like the Wines You Like’
    There’s a wine revolution brewing, hopefully, and Tim Hanni, Master of Wine, is leading the charge with his new book, “Why You Like the Wines You Like”. Fed up with wine snobs (though he admits he was once one himself), rigid...
  • How we taste: from transaction to interaction
    How we taste: from transaction to interaction
    In first grade, you learned the five senses. You learned that you taste with your tongue.Sadly, for vast tracts of America, this is true. Food is a tongue transaction. Food scientists, armed with Ph.D.s and expert tongues, create ever-more...
  • Lake Michigan beach
    Mindful food guidelines for the holidays
    It's holiday time, and even though you may have made it through Thanksgiving without too much damage, there are holiday parties, meals, and other gatherings coming up in the next few weeks. How can you make it through them without eating or...
  • RSP's Fast Fuel
    RSP's Fast Fuel Pre-Workout Review
    Fast Fuel by RSP Nutrition is a pre-workout supplement designed to be low in stimulants and free of banned substances. This is a great goal considering the market is glutted with products like Jack3d, Hemo-Rage, and Craze which are filled with...
  • Sensory
    How to swirl and sniff wine like a pro
    I often get asked by the wine-loving populous how to improve their skills on sniffing out the aromas that you see in those beautifully poetic tasting notes and most belive that it's just marketing. If you have a sense of smell and taste you...
  • Taste of NFL
    Galatorie’s NFL dinner benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank in New Orleans
    The best way to describe the people of Louisiana, especially in the New Orleans and North Shore area, is that they love life, people that surround them, festivals, eating and gathering together to help others in need.The Taste of the NFL Dinner...