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All about Cider

Cider comes in a variety of tastes, from sweet to dry, although flavour differs enormously within these descriptions. The appearance of cider ranges from very dark, cloudy and sludgy through to very crisp, clean and golden yellow, and with the most processed, almost entirely clear. The varying colours and appearances are generally as a result […]

Swamp Halloween Punch Recipe

*Rotting Swamp Halloween Punch Recipe!* This recipe is one of the most delicious, yet disgusting looking Halloween punches around. It’s suitable for both children and adult parties. (Liquor can easily be added to the recipe if one prefers an alcoholic beverage.) The punch resembles a gooey and foamy green swamp. When you first glance at […]

What is your Favorite Beverage

For several years, I’ve virtually replaced my favorite beverage, Coca Cola, with a refreshing and healthier alternative, Lipton’s “Original” Iced Tea in frosty cold glass bottles, the flavor ‘Sweetened’ (No Lemon) being the hands-down favorite. Obviously in demand by many others besides myself, it is always the first flavor to empty off the shelves, be […]

How to Make a Tortilla Bowl

One of the best parts of going to a Mexican restaurant is getting a tortilla bowl for your salad.  While these bowls are not the healthiest food, they are one of the best parts of a taco salad.  Fortunately, it is easy to make your own tortilla bowls at home, and they are a lot […]

Ideal Charcoal Placement and Arrangement on the Grill

Spring is in full swing and the backyard grills are being fired up around the nation. Steaks, chicken, pork and veggies are being marinated, seasoned and cooked up for family and friends to enjoy. You will find, too, that there is no shortage of advice on what to cook, how to spice, how to grill […]

Authentic German Strudel

Strudel is a delicious dessert made from high gluten flour, stretched thin over a filling.  Many people associate strudel with western European companies like Germany and Austria where it has been enjoyed for hundreds of years but strudel was born from traditional Turkish baklava when it was introduced into Austria during the mid 15th century.  […]

The Amazing Delicious Drink Called Goyin

Everyday, I drink a scientific wonderful health drink called Goyin. Call me crazy, but what can I say, I am a Goyin drinking machine. And, you know what else, I love it. Well, what is the reason I like it so much? There are wonderful characteristics of this drink that make it awesome. #1 – […]

The best way to Share a Restaurant Bill with others

The easiest way to split a restaurant bill when you are eating with a group is to split it evenly, so that everyone pays the same thing.  If everyone agrees, then you’ll be in great shape,  and the meal will end on a happy stress-free note. Sometimes, though, at least one person will object.  Some […]

My Favorite Energy Drink

Before a water polo game, Brett Johnson and his teammates like to prepare themselves mentally and physically with a jolt from their favorite drug in liquid form. “It’s like crack; it’s addicting,” he says of his favorite energy drink, Monster.Caffeine is the most widely used drug in the world and it is infamous for its […]

Dining out Etiquette how to Behave Stylishly at Restaurants

Here are some tips for dining: 1. Dress sense : Dress appropriately for the dining event. This would be the first impression that you would give others at the restaurant, may it be your company or the waiters. Shirts and dark long pants or blouses and skirts of matching colours would most often do fine. […]