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Easy Hummus

You may have noticed hummus growing in popularity; it is now offered as a spread at some bagel shops and is even commonplace at franchise restaurants. There are many good reasons for this. The thick Middle Eastern condiment is delicious and…

Carbonara Made Simple

Pasta carbonara is a very simple Italian dish from Rome with many variations. In its simplest form, it can transform dry pasta from a box into a steaming, tasty dish in less than 15 minutes. Even when making basic carbonara, you have…

Makin’ Bacon

The pig is an amazing animal. From one part we get the lean loin yielding pork chops and tenderloin; from another we get the succulent pork shoulder. Then there is the belly, which gives us the most marvelous gift of all: bacon. Bacon is an…

The Taste Of Ireland

Corned beef actually has nothing to do with corn. The English once used the word “corn” to describe anything that was small, hard and granular, in this case the size of the salt grains used to dry-cure corned beef. Although most corned beef…