Interesting facts about cooking and foods

Where to find tamale festivals in Southern California – Redlands Daily Facts

Tamales are plentiful this time of year, with independent restaurants and street carts serving them to uphold the Christmas tradition. A few chain restaurants, such as El Torito, Del Taco, Miguel’s Jr. and even Wienerschnitzel, are getting in on the action. But in coming days there are several festivals and special events throughout Southern California …

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Sweet Potato Benefits and Nutritional Facts

Sweet potatoes are naturally sweet, starchy root vegetables with high nutritional value. Some research suggests that sweet potatoes may help support gut health, vision, immunity, and more.Sweet potatoes come in various colors that reflect their phytochemical composition, which are beneficial plant compounds. Yellow and orange-fleshed sweet potatoes are reported to have higher phenolic compounds, carotenoids, …

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A Sampling of Dining Out Options for Thanksgiving Soul Food Around California

By Aldon Thomas Stiles | California Black Media Thanksgiving is around the corner, and with that comes greens, beans, candied yams, turkey (roasted and deep-fried), dressing, mac n’ cheese, sweet potato pie and all the other soul food “fixins” that make the holiday meal arguably the tastiest meal of the year for many African Americans. …

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5 Healthy Alternatives For Commonly Harmful Foods And Drinks

The key to minimizing health risks is not as hard as you may think. Starting small and adopting simple dietary and lifestyle changes can help in maintaining overall heart health. 5 Healthy Alternatives For Commonly Harmful Foods And Drinks (Source:freepik) ‘Healthy lifestyle’ a common phrase that has come under much scrutiny over the last couple …

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The best snacks and made-to-order food to eat at Buc-ee’s

Millions of Texans are about to start revving their engines as Memorial Day and the summer road trip season comes speeding down the highway towards us. And that means millions of pit stops at gas stations across the state to refuel and grab a few snacks before getting back on the road. No gas station …

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Our Place Black Friday Sale 2022: 18 Cookware Deals on Always Pan, Knives, Perfect Pot

Black Friday 2022 deals are on, and that means the Our Place Black Friday sale is here. It’s a great time to stock up on the items you always knew you wanted but could never justify purchasing. The great thing about Our Place is that it’s relatively guilt-free—you’ll be sprucing up your kitchen and making …

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Prevent high blood sugar, hypertension: Five dietary switches for a healthy life | Health News

‘Healthy lifestyle’ – a common phrase that has come under much scrutiny over the last couple of years has some of us checking our calorie count with every meal intake, and most of us aiming to achieve it, but never being able to. Despite alarming facts that reveal the sorry state of the Indian population`s …

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Freezing and Food Safety | Food Safety and Inspection Service

Foods in the freezer — are they safe? Every year, thousands of callers to the USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline aren’t sure about the safety of items stored in their own home freezers. The confusion seems to be based on the fact that few people understand how freezing protects food. Here is some information on …

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