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Types of Nuts

types of nuts

Nuts are an incredibly versatile ingredient, as well as a tasty and nutritious snack. With so many different types of nuts though, it can be tough to keep track of each variety’s qualities. We’ve got your guide to some of the most popular types.  As a group, nuts are a deceptive bunch. Technically speaking, several …

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White Meat vs. Dark Meat

dark meat vs white meat

People often mistakenly believe that light meat is healthier than dark meat. However, both are good sources of high-quality protein, vitamins, and minerals, so the choice really comes down to your preference in taste and texture.  Poultry meat comes from the animal’s muscle tissue. The color and nutrient differences in dark and white poultry meat …

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What Is Ganache?

Sweet Dark Chocolate Sauce

Oh, chocolate ganache. This wondrous glaze has our taste buds quivering with excitement, our arteries tremoring in anxiety, and our teeth gnashing in anticipation. Terrible pun intended. Velvety and rich with a silky texture and an incredible taste, chocolate and cream ganache is the most aesthetically elegant topping you will ever use for your chocolate …

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What Is Arugula?

Fresh green arugula in bowl

Green, crispy, with that famous, peppery flavor – arugula is one of the most popular leafy greens. You can buy it in most supermarkets, at your local farmers’ market, or even try and grow it yourself. Just like other salad greens, arugula is rich in many important nutrients your body needs to function just right. …

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What Is Orzo?

Creamy Parmesan Orzo

If you’ve never heard of orzo, chances are that you are not alone. But believe it or not, it’s a type of food, though it may seem unlikely for those who have never come across the word. Honestly, the name itself doesn’t sound like it belongs on a menu. So, what is orzo? In short, …

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What Is Pate?

french meat pate

Are you looking for a dish that has a smooth texture and rich flavor? Then, it is time to cook pate! Pates are made from any meat type – throw in your leftover chicken, duck, or pork, you name it. The seasoning and other ingredients depend on your imagination (or a recipe). If your taste …

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What is Dragon Fruit?

Asian Dragon fruit

As one of the most popular tropical fruits in recent years, dragon fruit has spread from Central and South America to be grown and cultivated all over the world. Not only does it look and taste amazing, but it is also a great source of various nutrients, rendering this spiky-looking fruit one of the best …

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