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The humble carrot is not always the highlight of most recipes, but this orange (and sometimes white, yellow or purple) vegetable has a lot to brag about. Carrots are part of the Umbelliferae family along with celery, parsnips, fennel, and anise. These savory vegetables add great flavor to several...
 

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Food and Health, Prevention

Vitamin D has long been known as essential for healthy bone formation. However, vitamin D became the superstar of vitamins thanks in large part to its #1 promoter, Dr. Michael Holick. Now there is growing reason to believe Dr. Holick’s enthusiasm for promoting vitamin D as a super vitamin is not warranted...
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I recently made some big changes in my kitchen. The goal was to have better tasting food, faster, and with just the right equipment so I am storing fewer items. More space, better cooking, less time were the three mottos. This article will cover the first acquisition, a hot air fryer. A hot air fryer ... Hot Air Fryer: Greaseless Fries in a Flash


You probably learned about the five different flavors we sense in foods: sweet, salty, sour, bitter, and umami (a savory, meaty flavor) in school. It’s believed that the ability to sense each of these flavors evolved to improve our survival as a species. The sweet taste of fruit is...
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Looking for a great gift for the aspiring chef in your life? Check out Judy Doherty, PC II's collection of favorite kitchen gadgets...