« February 2007 »
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28
Entries by Topic
All topics  «
Control Panel
Edit your Blog
Build a Blog
View other Blogs
RSS Feed
View Profile
Links
Bar Stool
Bar Equipment
Jello Shot Recipe
Red Wine

Reviews
Pinot Grigio
Cabernet Sauvignon
Chardonnay
Chablis
Merlot

Sites of Interest
Self Hypnosis
Subliminal
Personal Development
You are not logged in. Log in
The Bartender's Blog

Home | Articles


The Benefits of Noni Fruit Juice

Not to be confused with whole noni fruit drink or noni fruit powder, pure noni fruit juice contai. . .

Beware of Noni Fruit Scams-

Multi-level marketing companies came under a lot of fire in the 1990’s and early 2000’s for allow. . .

Sherry and Spanish tapas - a match made in Heaven.

There is absolutely nothing wrong with wine, or beer, or anything else that takes your fancy to h. . .

Popular Types of Noni Fruit Drinks

Noni fruit drink is available at brick-and-mortar health food stores as well as online vendors. I. . .

The Benefits of Noni Fruit Capsules -

Noni fruit capsules are an herbal supplement – a convenient way to get the nutrients of noni frui. . .

History of the Noni Fruit

Traditional cultures have long used the fruit, bark, leaves, and roots of noni fruit. They have u. . .

The History of Chinese Cuisine

In China, food and its preparation has been developed so highly that it has reached the status of. . .

How to Prepare Noni Fruit -

Noni fruit must be harvested when ripe. Ripe noni fruit contains polysaccharides, fatty acids, an. . .

The Benefits of Fresh Noni Fruit -

In Polynesia, ripe noni fruit is contained, so that it decomposes and ferments. The amber juice t. . .

Starbucks Still Serving Up Coffee Drinks Laced with Monsa...

WASHINGTON, DC -- The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is deeply disappointed that Starbucks c. . .

Live a debt free life

At the present time, in which financial collapse is so common, we present some ''ways'' to transf. . .

What gives the Serrano hams of Spain their unique flavour?

There is nothing more highly regarded in Spain than its dry-cured hams. Although it is, quite ri. . .

The Worlds First Celebrity Bartender

The cocktail is practically an American institution. One of the very first Bartenders to populari. . .

How To Cut Down On The Cost Of Organic Food

If you are eating organically and enjoy it as much as I do then you will have probably noticed th. . .

Buying French Wine

The French wine industry, as well as the rest of Europe is in a bit of a spin. Over production, t. . .

Coffee the Drink of Champions

As you take your first cup of coffee of the day, pause to consider the history of this amazing li. . .

Eating Can Be An Adventure - Keep It Interesting, Simple,...

I have been preparing my own meals for many years. Like most people, I suppose, I would fix only . . .

What to Drink at Thanksgiving or Christmas

As Christmas is coming, with the inevitability of a credit card bill, there is a whole load of th. . .

Should You Bake Your Own Bread?

Maybe you’ve never heard it before, but you really should be baking your own bread.Why?I think th. . .

Good to the core Caramel Apples

Do you want to make caramel apples like your mom use to make?Caramel Apples4 granny smith apples . . .

Healthy Eating Shopping List

Healthy eating starts with careful planning and organization. Since fresh produce has a very limi. . .

A guide to gourmet coffee

Even a Coffee Bean or San Francisco Coffee outlet frequenter won’t be able to master the art of a. . .

Brinkman Smoke N Pit Professional and Grill King Smoker R...

Brinkman grills have always been popular among grillers during the summer. We are going to take a. . .

Washington BBQ Restaurant

Looking for a that will knock your socks off? The Porch is a Washington BBQ restaurant that will. . .

Kosher Food Popular With Health Conscious Of All Faiths

Until recently, it was close to impossible for the kosher or health conscious traveler to keep hi. . .

Theme Gift Baskets

For most everyone, gift-giving can be quite a daunting experience. We would like to find that one. . .

Chinese Food

Chinese food now holds a popular place among the entire population of the world. You can find a . . .

What Are Coffee Pods?

People drink coffee to stay awake and get more things done. But how can you get more things done . . .

Coffee Makers For Different Coffee Types

There is nothing quite like waking up in the morning, stumbling to the kitchen and finding your f. . .

Creating A Recipe Template

The Title FirstThe title should be the first thing anyone should see in a recipe. This gives you . . .

The Truth About Enriched Wheat Flour (White Flour)

Open up your bread box and read the ingredients of your favorite bread. Chances are the first ing. . .

HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT BACKYARD BARBEQUE

Planning the perfect barbeque is easy. Just follow these five easy steps towards creating a memor. . .

Choosing Foods For Your Special Event

Choosing the right menu for a special event can be just as important as choosing a location. Food. . .

Chicken Stock

The basis of a good soup is usually a good stock. Once you know how to make a good stock, you can. . .

THE RIGHT DINNER WINE

RULE NO 1: Drink the wine that you like. Sounds obvious, doesn't it? Sometimes, however, we get s. . .

How to Begin Wine Collecting

Some people collect wine for money…and some people collect wine because they have a passion for w. . .

The Mysterious Truffle

Truffles are well-known as some of the most delectable chocolate treats available. But they are s. . .

Barista Competitions

A barista is a person who prepares coffee drinks in a coffee house as his or her profession and e. . .

Eight Reasons Why Menu Planning Is A Terrible Idea

Have you heard about meal planning lately? Families are busy and getting busier all the time. As. . .

Okay, I've Made My Espresso, Now What Do I Do With the Milk?

I did all of the right things to make espresso at home. I bought myself a good espresso machine.. . .

Are All Zone Diet Products Compliant To The Zone Diet?

The ZonePerfect Nutrition Company has continued to expand and is expected to sell in excess of on. . .

Prepare a Romantic Dinner At Home For Valentine's Day

Remember those pre-child days when you would go out to a fancy restaurant or spend the weekend at. . .

Bottled Water

I am sure that when most of us pick up a bottle of water in the supermarket we think that we are . . .

Baking with Jam

Jam-making is over for the year, the summer heat has finished off the strawberries, the apricot s. . .

Valentine's Day Treats

Are you as tired as I am of those little white heart-shaped candies with messages like ''I like Y. . .

Beer Through the Years

No one really knows exactly how the first beer came into being ... Suffice it to say that, aroun. . .

Whole Wheat Bread V. White Bread - Which One Will Prevail?

Junk food addicts argue with health food nuts, asserting white bread to be the best. The health . . .

What to Drink on the Zone Diet?

The Zone Diet is founded on the idea of eating a balanced ratio of carbohydrate, protein and fat.. . .

Strawberry Jamming Finale

So the strawberries are finally slowing down, the end of the season is in sight.. and do I feel r. . .

Pho - Viet Nam's National Soup

If you can imagine beef noodle soup for breakfast, then you decidedly want to try Pho, a Vietname. . .

Coffee Pods and Espresso Machines

There's nothing like the perfect espresso. Finely ground, dark roasted coffee, pressed and percol. . .

Junk Food or Junk Diet?

A modern lifestyle is often hectic and it can be difficult to make the time to prepare a square m. . .

Tomato Good For Health

Tomato is more than a delicious vegetable. This most popular vegetable is good for our health in . . .

Onions, Fabulous, Superb Perfection

Onions are absolutely one of the most delicious and flexible commodities you use in the kitchen. . . .

How to Cook Turkey on Natural Gas Grills

The holidays bring with them thoughts of carving and serving delicious turkey dinners to your fam. . .

The 10 most popular french recipes

DON'T say the B-word. What caused this stigma I have no idea, but one thing is for certain, peopl. . .

Lemons Add Zest to Life

Lemon trees laden with their winter crop, boughs drooping under the weight of many hued lemons: d. . .

Long Beach New York, the Hidden Jewel of Long Island

Long Beach New York, the Hidden Jewel of Long Island By Joey Longbeach Located on a barrier isl. . .

COSTS OF Bt COTTONSEED IN INDIA: THE PRICE WAR HEATS UP

The cost of Bt cottonseed in India has now become highly contentious, much more than ever befor. . .

Choosing the Right Kitchen Cutlery

When it comes to enjoying your experience in the kitchen, the correct knife can make all the diff. . .

South Africa Should License Research Lab on Genetically M...

Prof. Florence Wambugu, a renowned agricultural biotechnologist and the founder of Africa Harvest. . .

The History of a Russian Chocolatier

When the USSR fell in 1991; a new brand of Russian businessperson was born. No longer under the . . .

Spanish tapas

Imagine yourself on the terrace of an informal Spanish tapas bar. All around you, lively locals . . .

South Africa Should License Research Lab on Genetically ...

Prof. Florence Wambugu, a renowned agricultural biotechnologist and the founder of Africa Harvest. . .

How to Choose a Home Coffee Maker

There are two main considerations when buying a coffee maker for your home or small office: type . . .

Vegetable Protein Has One Definite Advantage Over Meat Pr...

While it's still controversial which one is better, most recent study shows one definite advantag. . .

Green Tea And Some Of Its Benefits

Three to five cups of green tea a day can do you a lot of good. Tea, especially green tea has lo. . .

Great Sandwich Recipes

Great Sandwich Recipes Tea Sandwich Recipes (Yes, even the cucumber sandwiches.) Tea sa. . .

Go Nuts for Walnuts

It may sound crazy. But when you realize the benefits that walnuts could bring you, you won't hes. . .

Diabetes Drink - Sugar Free Drink Solutions

I got so fed up of the standard cola offer, I decided to experiment and you might like to try the. . .

Choosing the Right Kitchen Cutlery

Did you know Katie Couric said ''respect your wrinkles!'' on NBC's Today Show? Matt Lauer said '. . .

Eat Healthy Foods - It Makes Sense!

We all know the importance of eating healthy foods for their vitamin and mineral content. However. . .

Cleaning and Filleting Fish for Dinner

Fish is one of the most wholesome foods that man can eat. In fact, people have been eating . . .

What puts the sparkle in sparkling wine?

We all associate sparkling wine and champagne with joyous celebrations. However, recently, many p. . .

The Tuscany Region

If you are looking for fine Italian wine and food, consider the Tuscany region of central Italy. . . .

The Organic and Healthy Food Market

Organic produce is one of the fastest growing food retail sectors in the country. Health scares s. . .

I Love Italian Wine and Food - Tasting a Noble Sicilian Wine

Once again, we are breaking into the series tasting wines from each of Italy’s twenty wine region. . .

Learn Which Juice Extractor Is Right For You

What are Juice Extractors?Juice extractors are electric machines from a variety of manufacturers . . .

Genetically Modified Maize Vaccine Can Aid Farmers in Dev...

In many developing nations around the world, small-scale farmers often rely upon poultry farming . . .

I Love Italian Wine and Food - The Fruili-Venezia Giuli R...

If you are looking for fine Italian wine and food, consider the Friuli-Venezia Giuli region of no. . .

Frost Bite? Ice Wine Is More Than Just Frozen Grapes

One of the most rapidly growing trends in the world of wine seems to be with the rise in populari. . .

Ostrich: A New Red Meat

Since the high glycogen content of Ostrich meat confers to it an almost sweet flavor, it is sugge. . .

Foggy Wine Glasses Are Not The End Of The World!

Perhaps one of the most troubling problems which usually occurs that takes the enjoyment out of h. . .

Wine Tastings for Singles

Dating, for those of us who are tired of being single, can be a royal pain. From speed dating to . . .

Healthy Cooking

Healthy cooking or healthy eating doesn't mean denial. Changes that we implement towards a health. . .

Brine - It's Not Just for Pickles Anymore

Holidays bring out family traditions. That ornament you made in second grade hangs on the Christm. . .

Getting to the Root of Nutrition: The Pillars of Nutrition

What are we made of? While this may seem like a simple question, the answer is essential to the s. . .

Preparing Your Barbecue For The Summer Season

One of the greatest pleasures of the long summer days is standing over a scalding barbecue grill. . .

Organic Wine

When I was a kid, I developed an allergy to peanut butter, something I loved to eat by the spoonf. . .

I Love Italian Wine and Food - Vino Novello (New Wine)

We interrupt our series on the wines of Italy’s twenty regions to present a very timely subject, . . .

The 411 on Chafing Dishes

Planning your next big get-together? Whether it's a birthday bash, church fundraiser or holiday g. . .

Wedding Cake Tips

Your wedding cake design should demonstrate your personal taste and style and of course fit the d. . .

Peppermint Sweets Gift

At Christmas time we all like to indulge in rich foods, such as Christmas pudding and Christmas C. . .

How to Lower a Wedding Cake Price

I recall how Mrs. Ingridman taught me invaluable lessons on how to lower a wedding cake price whi. . .

Wedding Cake - Bakery Tips

These tips will help you with ordering your wedding cake. I would suggest printing this page and . . .

Cooking Western Massachusetts Style

Some of the Chefs in Western Massachusetts like to take native ingredients and recipes and give . . .

Two Methods of Chicken Cut - Simply and Professionally

There are two ways in which chickens or poultry can be cut up, one for home use and the other for. . .

Why Are Online Organic Food Delivery Services On The Incr...

After a hard week at work or looking after children or relatives, the last thing you want to do i. . .

Automatic Coffee Makers Buying Guide

Automatic coffee makers come in all shapes and sizes. You can find ones that make regular coffee,. . .

Barbecue Ribs - Competition Style in Your Backyard

Great barbeque recipes are hard to come by. Most recipes and books leave out important informatio. . .

Why I Love Wine Holders And Wine Caddies!

Aside from the brief mention here and there with regards to the Wine Bug or Bugus Erectus, very l. . .

The African Chicken Delight

Welcome to the Gourmet Chicken Series. Today we bring you Moroccan Chicken.Moroccan cuisine is co. . .

LaCartes.com - New UK Dining Guide

Doesn’t it irritate you when you just can’t find the menu for your favourite takeaway? Or, you’re. . .

Should I Buy Fairtrade, Organic Or Local Food?

Again, I find myself torn apart with choices when deciding which is the most ethical, eco friendl. . .

An Indian Rice Delight Makes Taste Buds All Over The Worl...

Welcome to the Gourmet Indian Series. Today we bring you Chicken Biryani.Ingredients: 8-10 oz bas. . .

Fiber Facts

Fiber plays a very important role in a healthy diet. Fiber is found in plants, and dietary fiber . . .

Maxwell House Decaf Coffee

Upon drinking Maxwell House coffee, President Theodore Roosevelt exclaimed Maxwell House coffee b. . .

Beef Jerky

With the low carb fashion that has hit the nation beef jerky is again very popular. One of the m. . .

Make Your Own Cake

You have grown up hearing how your grandmother could bake a cake without ever using a recipe, th. . .

Recipes -- Healthy Snacks

In today's hectic life style it probably feels like there is no time for healthy eating, or you . . .

Proper Food Storage

Using is very important to your health and your family’s health. It is up to you to provide prop. . .

Tools For Your Gourmet Kitchen

Chop, chop, chop! No kitchen is complete without a set of cutlery. When it comes to cutlery for y. . .

Who Says Vegetables Have To Be Boring?

Eat your veggies - especially your lettuce. But don't confine yourself to iceberg lettuce or sala. . .

7 Tips For A Better Kitchen

Eating will never go out of fashion. We will always need a place in the home where we can easily . . .

Drink Well: The Health Benefit of Black and Green Tea

Scientific studies continue to show that green tea is good for you. Tea began as a Chinese medici. . .

A Recipe for Rye Bread

The more I make bread, the more I am convinced of the importance of the kitchen being in the best. . .

Mediterranean Diet

Low in Saturated FatPhysicians and nutritionists the world over all agree that a diet that is hig. . .

Sbiten - Russia's Traditional Winter-time Beverage

Sbiten, the traditional beverage for wintertime in Russia, is a drink with a long, colorful histo. . .

Quotes about Chocolate

1. "Chocolate causes certain endocrine glands to secrete hormones that affect your feelings and b. . .

How to Choose the Best Juicer

There are many factors that determine which of the many food juicers out there is the correct jui. . .

8 Important Facts About the Mediterranean Diet

A diet regimen that is gaining in popularity in many parts of the world is based upon the dining . . .

Barista Expresso Coffee Machines

are very easy to control. They have excellent easy-to-press buttons and a colored power indicato. . .

Experience The Joy Of Eating At A Restaurant

Restaurants offering a variety of cuisines are dotted all over the United States. They provide no. . .

Beef up your Coffee Collection with Braun 4 Cup Espresso ...

If you love your coffee you are in the right site. If you are keen on having the best coffee acce. . .

Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans - Wholesale

For a coffee addict chocoholic, the thought of a double fix through Chocolate Covered Espresso Be. . .

There is more then one way to Prepare the Perfect Swiss S...

There is more than one way to prepare a swiss steak. More than likely your recipe will call for e. . .

How to Cook a Really Crispy Duck or Chicken

How to Cook a real Crispy DuckIf you’re like me you love the skin on the outside of duck, if it’s. . .

3 Non-Traditional Ways to Prepare Your Holiday Turkey

Deep-Fryed Turkey3 gallons peanut oil for frying, or as needed1 (12 pound) whole turkey, neck and. . .

Great Gourmet Food Gift Ideas

The best gift ideas don't always have to be expensive items like electronics or jewelry. Some of. . .

Watermelon: The Fresh Juicy Fruit With Numerous Health Be...

Combining a healthy diet with regular exercise promotes health and may substantially reduce the . . .

Be Happy Eat Your Chocolate!

People today are very health conscious and eating sugar is avoided or kept to a minimum either d. . .

Secret Recipes Frittlers

A couple months ago I did an article on my families all time favourite secret recipe Frittlers (I. . .

Gourmet Coffee

Could you ever resist the craving to have a second cup of that beautiful, strongly aromatic and . . .

My Big Fat Italian Belly

Before I start on my rant, you should know the following1) Two years ago I weighed 160 lbs.2) Tod. . .

No More Wine Allergies

The Red face, The itchy Skin, The almost hangover like symptoms coming on while you are still dr. . .

Purchasing Espresso Beans

A short guide to purchasing chocolate covered espresso beans wholesaleSo you know you want to pu. . .

Engage in a Constructive Debate About Genetically Modifie...

Richard Heinberg, famous for his rantings against Big Oil, in October delivered a lecture at the. . .

Satisfy Your Wine Desires - Join a Wine Club

If you are a wine fanatic, you have many options to satisfy your thirst. But before you choose an. . .

Healthy Fruit Smoothie Recipe

Who doesn’t love a fruit smoothie? How about a healthy one that has a taste that cannot be beat? . . .

Espresso Machines

Instead of going to the local coffee shop, use your espresso machines instead. There are some exc. . .

Beware The Summer BBQ

Now that it's summer, it's almost impossible to avoid the ever-popular summer BBQ. Some of our fa. . .

Diet Fads Come And Go

Cursed by dieters everywhere, and loved by children around the world, sugar is one those substanc. . .

A Trip Down Memory Lane

A Trip Down Memory Lane: The Sugarless Candy StoreAs a young child often one's fondest memory is . . .

Water Glass and the Storage of Eggs

If you were to ask the above question the answer would be, "Absolutely nothing." If, however, you. . .

Hot Soups Steakhouse NYC Reminds of Delicious Food and Ta...

ust the name of steakhouse reminds of that lip-smacking taste and delicious food court. Steakhou. . .

All About Michigan Maple Syrup

The history of Michigan Maple Syrup is nearly as old as the land itself. Maple syrup is a true A. . .

Making The Food-Mood Connection

(NC)-Food is more that just fuel for our bodies. What we eat - and when - has a major influence o. . .

What's Cookin' - Warm Chicken Salad with Orange Sesame Dr...

(NC)-Serves 46 cups mixed salad greens1/2 red pepper; cut into strips1/2 small red onion, sliced1. . .

Beauty Drinks

(NC)-Cool and refreshing, these delicious smoothies are not only a great energizer on a hot summe. . .

Chicken Scoop: Why Is Chicken A Dieter's Best Friend?

Let's Ask the Experts(NC)-Did you know a skinless chicken breast contains less than 1.5 grams of . . .

Tips for the Summer Grill

(NC)—There is nothing that says summer like grillin' and chillin' at the backyard BBQ. Steaks, ch. . .

Supreme Burgers

2 pounds ground chuck1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon pepper1/4 cup heavy cream2 teaspoons vegetable. . .

The Ultimate Peanut Butter Sandwich: Chunky Peanut Butter...

1/2 cup Smooth peanut butter 125 mL4 tbsp Maple syrup 60 mL2 tbsp Each dried figs, dried apricots. . .

Why Chocolate Melts In Your Mouth, Not In Your Hand

(NC)—Ever wonder why those delicious little chocolates hardly ever melt in your hand? Pop them in. . .

BACARDI BBQ Sauce for Chicken and Ribs

1/2 cup 125 mL butter or margarine3/4 cup 175 mL BACARDI White, Gold or "1873" rum3/4 cup 175 mL . . .

Big Daddy's Fruit Freezer

(NC)—Real men eat this yogurt! It's a truly fabulous frozen dessert or snack. So fast and easy th. . .

Brownies and Glaze

(NC)—This recipe was prepared by Camelback and Central, 1403 2nd Avenue, New York, New York.3/4 c. . .

Keep Cool In The Summer

(NC)—A long, hot summer is the right time to sample the growing number of coolers now available. . . .

Potato Salad with Lobster and Shrimp

1 lb Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled, cooked and cubed3/4 cup Summersweet Lobster and Shrimp Dip (or . . .

Honey Dijon Glazed Ribs

Makes 4 Servings3-4 pounds pork back ribs1 cooking onion (chopped)1/4 cup Maille Red Wine Vinegar. . .

Roasted Vegetable and Goat Cheese Salad

1 onion1 yellow pepper1 red pepper1 eggplant1 zucchini6 green onions12 asparagus12 cherry tomatoe. . .

Cranberry Maple Barbecue Sauce

1 tsp (5 mL) oil1/4 cup (50 mL) chopped onion1 cup (250 mL) Ocean Spray® Whole Berry Cranberry Sa. . .

English Muffin Crab "Au Gratin"

Perfect for lunch or brunch4 English muffins, halved1/2 cup (120ml) Summersweet Crab and Three Ch. . .

Grilled Tandoori-Style Chicken with Cool Cucumber Raita

(NC)—Using a tandoori paste from a jar makes this spicy chicken dish fast and easy. Marinate the . . .

Grilled Lamb Shashliki

(NC)—This is one of those easy recipes with a real Mediterranean feel. If extra guests arrive, st. . .

To Be Or Not To Be… Healthy? The Choice Is Yours

(NC)-Your doctor utters those dreaded words; you must lower your cholesterol or face the possibil. . .

Tasty Rice Pudding

Tasty Rice Pudding by Kenia Morales 1 cup - uncooked rice 1 teaspoon - vanilla a pinch of salt ( . . .

You Don't Know Beans!

(NC)-Looking for reasons to get your family to eat more legumes? It turns out that the skin on be. . .

Home | Articles