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Chili’s Menu – Desserts On The House
Chili’s Menu is a delectable mix of starters, soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts. In an earlier blog , we have described the starters, soups and sandwiches, leaving the best part of the menu to be tackled at a later date. -
10 Comforting Chili Recipes
The spicy stew known simply as chili has been known to enthrall one and all through the ages . However, there has been intense competition and arguments over the ingredients as well as the country that makes the best chili con carne or chili, meat... -
Which Drinks Go Well With Chili?
Chili is one of those dishes that brings back fond childhood memories and most often the chili is made differently and tastes differently from one house to the other. This dish is easy to make at home and you can complete the meal by serving the right drink... -
Chili Pepper Facts – To Eat Or Not To Eat
If you are someone who loves spicy, hot food, you would surely be acquainted with chili pepper and chili pepper facts . Various species of chili peppers are available and almost all are used extensively across the globe. Some of these include cayenne,... -
How To Make Obama’s Favorite Cowboy Chili
So the first African-American has sworn into power and Obama fans world wide, especially those in the US, are looking for ways to celebrate the long awaited change. Foodies like me have taken to celebrate this joyous occasion by cooking Obama’s favorite... -
How To Warm Chili?
Winter is approaching and so is the season of hot and yummy chili. Chili is often a favorite of both adults and children because it can be made both hot as well as mild. This can be served as main dish or as side for sandwich on any chilly winter day. Here... -
Tips To Remove Chili Stain
Chili leaves stubborn stains on whatever it comes in contact with and the faster one gets working on it, the higher would be the success rate in getting rid of it completely. Chili stains often occur when chili containing gravy stains surfaces, clothing etc.... -
How To Use Dried Ancho Chili Peppers?
Spicing up your dishes in an innovative way - with that perfect tang of spiciness that makes it presence feel, yet does not overpower the other flavors of the dish - is more than just an art. Learn how to use dried ancho chili peppers in various ways and... -
Eating This Chili Will Burn You Down!
If you thought that jalapeno was the hottest chili pepper that exists, then it’s time you updated your general knowledge. “Carolina Reaper” is crowned to be the hottest of all peppers in 2013 by Guinness Records.... -
Chili Martini Garnishing Tips
Chili martini is a specialty beverage for people who enjoy the hotness of chilies. However, you can adjust the hotness according to your taste, by adding more or less chili into the drink. For a stronger chili sensation, muddle a hot Serrano chili into the... -
Chili Peppers Can Stop Age-related Weight Gain
Are you worried about gaining weight as you age? Then, here is something that can help – the chili pepper! Japanese scientists have found that chemicals called capsinoids in chili peppers can help stop weight gain . How do the... -
Terlingua International Chili Championship Cook-off
Terlingua International Chili Championship Cook-Off is held in Terlingua, Texas. It is an annual chili festival organized on the first Saturday of November. Terlingua chili festival was started by a famous journalist of Texas named Frank X Tolbert, with the... -
How To Identify A Less Hot Green Chili
Chilies play a major role in enhancing the taste of food. I cannot eat very spicy food but I still enjoy a little kick. As a result I try to find a less hot green chili while buying them. This can be very difficult but I am sharing my best tips and tricks!
How To Fight Chili Addiction?
Hot and spicy chilies are a major part of different cuisines worldwide. Inspite their hotness, some people are addicted towards chilies which can be termed as a disorder. Fighting against chili addiction requires minimal efforts and can be overcome quite... -
How To Cut Chili
It is advisable to learn how to cut chili properly, lest you encounter its heat and you decide not to try it again. Chilies have many health benefits and are ideal to add that extra zing to your recipes .
Chili Pepper Powder - Usage & Health Benefits
Chili Powder includes cayenne powder, and paprika as its ground forms. The active component of chilli pepper powder is ‘Capsaicin’ which contributes to its benefits. It is a rich source of vitamin A and C.... -
What To Do With Leftover Chili Quick Ideas
Are you confused with what to do with leftover chili ? If you wish to save your money and time, then try these creative things to do with leftover chili. Make use of the refrigerated leftovers to prepare the recipes mentioned below for some tasty delights.... -
Side Effects Of Chili
Side effects of chili are as common as are its uses in cooking. However, the good thing is that none of the side effects pose any serious threat to the health and they are short lived. In addition, the magnitude of chili ill-effects varies... -
10 Easy Chili Starters
Have you ever tried chili starters ? If no, you definitely should try them. Spicy delights, these chili appetizers are great starters for warming up your cold winter nights. Ifood presents a wide collection of chili starters to satiate the... -
Chili Verde Con Carne Lasagna
Well it's really only lasagna in the sense that it is layered like
the lasagna. I made a version of this method for a pot-luck at my day
job. The girls liked it so much they wanted the recipe. It is not really
a recipe as such but more of a... -
Tips To Wrap Chili In Bacon
We can almost hear the thoughts running through your mind, “Who on earth is going to eat a chili wrapped with bacon?” Yes, chili and bacon may seem like an odd combination but it does work. To tell the truth, bacon makes everything taste... -
These Things You Can Do With Chili Peppers
Fresh chili peppers can actually be kept in your freezer for up to ayear if you use a freezer bag and not a regular ziplock bag. I wipe the fresh chili peppers with a cloth or paper towel and then I just put them in the freezer bag whole intact. In my opinion... -
How To Make Chili Wreath
Add spice to your fall decorations by making a chili wreath. Chili colors can take the monotony away from the dark, boring, and dreary winters. Hang chili wreaths on your door or indoors for a colorful cold season. Wreaths can be made into squares, heart... -
Chili Season In Full Swing Here In Michigan
Well it's the 1st of November and Chili season is here and the weather in Michigan has been perfect; wet, cold and cloudy. If you need more inspiration than the weather can provide I have posted some links to my chili recipes. If all else fails there is... -
Chili Pepper Menu
There are very inventive dishes you can mull over putting on a chili pepper menu . Chili peppers can contribute more than heat to a dish. Depending on the kind of pepper and method of preparation, chilies can give something from a timid burst of smoky... -
Chili’s is a fun-filled burger joint, set up way back in 1975 in Dallas and the Chili’s Menu contributes to the joint’s existence, characterized by great food, warm hospitality and community spirit. Since 1975, the restaurant has grown to have... -
How To Dry Chili Seeds
Ever tried adding homemade dried chili seeds in your recipes? Properly dried chili seeds last for a long time and not only add the much needed pungency to your food but are also great for gardening purposes. Not sure how to dry them at home? Then... -
Top Three Chili Cookbook Reviews
If you are looking for some of the best chili recipes out there you need to consider these top three chili cookbooks . They have some really mouth watering recipes along with fantastic illustrations. Here is a review on the best three.
Woman Eats 51 Chilies In 2 Min – New World Record
I love chilies and always add double the amount the recipe demands cos I prefer my food spicier. But even spice lovers like me will not go to the extent of gobbling down 51 of the worlds hottest chilies in 2 minutes. Anandita Dutta Tamuly, did exactly that! ... -
Chilies - Source Of Pain And Pleasure
Chilies have always been used for spicing up dishes. While they add taste and flavor to a dish; adding a little extra to the dish or eating them raw can cause immense agony . Having said that, one cannot stop eating chilies as they have innumerable... -
There are very creative dishes you can consider putting on a chili menu . Chili peppers can lend more than heat to a dish. Depending on the kind of pepper and technique of preparation, chilies can give something from a... -
Is Chili For Breakfast Healthy?
Chili – the biker’s staple food and a favorite among several Americans, is slowly capturing the breakfast tables. Sizeable populations of foodies, who like to eat good food all time, do not mind including chili for breakfast. However, is this a welcome... -
Green Chili Substitutes
If you are eager to know about some popular green chili substitutes , then we can help you out.
Green chili peppers are a very common ingredient in Asian as well as Latin American cuisines. They are generally are not as hot as red chili peppers... -
Chili For Weight Loss
Why don’t you try out chili for weight loss? Claims about the health benefits of chili peppers have been circulating for years now. They are supposedly good for everything from alleviating the complications of stiff joints to shooting down the cholesterol.... -
Is It Safe To Eat Chili During Pregnancy?
Chilies are well known spices, but surprisingly, their health and nutritional benefits are little known. Despite the capability to relieve and prevent many health complications, there are doubts regarding its safety levels especially during pregnany. Just... -
How To Dry Chili
How to dry chili is a question that might leave you perplexed. After all, you do have a surplus of chilies growing in your kitchen garden but cannot really hope to utilize them all within a short period. On the other hand, you... -
Chili Allergy-causes, Symptoms, And Cure
Chili allergy is not something we come across commonly. However, it is not to be ignored altogether as the symptoms can be severe and even life threatening at times. Read along and find out the details which will help you to take adequate precautions should... -
Jamaican Hot Chili
Jamaican hot chili
As the name indicates, this bright red chili is extremely hot. It’s small (1 to 2 inches in diameter) and has a distorted, irregular shape. Jamaican hots are often used in curried dishes and condiments.
Chili Pepper Leaf Benefits
Chili pepper leaf, a native American plant, is used extensively in medicines and food. Unlike its fruits, the leaves impart a mild heat and pungency and are hence, perfect substitutes for people who can't stand spice. Read on to know more about chili... -
Chili Broth Health Benefits
Chili enriches the flavor of foods, and we all like using it in the form of a broth sometimes. But, very few of us are aware of chili broth health benefits . So, we thought of bringing you some well-known as well as lesser known benefits of the... -
How To Cook Chili In Slow Cooker
Cooking chili in crockpot/slow cooker is an easy and feasible method. Just toss everything into the crockpot and wait. Slow cooking ensures adequate cooking of the major ingredients like meat, beans and other vegetables which are being cooked along with... -
How To Can Chili
Before knowing how to can chili it is better to know what are ingredients required for this canning process. Canning chili at home requires a few utensils like canning jars, lids, jar lifter, pressure caner, and a canning funnel. Let’s have a look... -
3 Easy Chili Cupcake Ideas
Chili cupcake ideas give you an opportunity to put up an interesting feast for the spicy food lovers. Even a dash of cayenne pepper or red chili powder can give the cupcakes a captivatingly spicy dimension. Here are few good cupcake recipes you can try! ... -
Chili Capsule Benefits
Some years ago chili capsules were in news for the weight loss reasons. Along with time the scientists have identified that these capsules can give lots of other health benefits apart from weight loss. Read through this blog to some these chili capsule... -
Chili's Innovative Way To Make You Buy More!
The next time you decide to visit Chili's , either go with a lot of cash or loads of self control. This is because the casual dining restaurant has devised an innovative way to increase its sales . No, it is not another new item... -
Cosby Celebrates Ben’s Chili Bowl’s 55th Anniversary
‘Ben’s Chili Bowl,’ the most famous family owned restaurant in Washington DC, turned 55 with a bang! It celebrated its anniversary on August 22, 2013 amidst celebs like the legendary comedian Bill Cosby. President Obama and his wife also sent a... -
Ny Strip Con Chiles Verde
If you are a regular reader of the Chef Benwa Cooks blog then you will know my fondness for green chilies. From my Chili Verde con Cerdo to my Chile Verde con Carne y Tomatoes . I just love the chilies. Another favorite of mine is Jack Link's... -
I can't wait to try this one.
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Lose Weight With Chilli Chocolates
Chili chocolate helps you lose weight! Yes, you heard that right. As strange as the dish “Chili Chocolate” may sound, it might actually be the answer to weight loss issues. Normally nobody associates spicy... -
Eat Chillies Competition
Unique eating competition: Chillies are my favorite. I want to eat as many as you can’t think of… This was what the scene portraying from those contestants taking part in “Eat chillies in one minute” in Indraprastha University, Delhi. There was... -
Popular Sauces For Kebab
Choosing the appropriate sauces for kebab can be tough because of the wide variety of sauces available in the market. If you are not able to serve the right kind of sauce with kebab, the dish might not taste as you expect it to be. Here are some popular... -
Some Like It Hot!
Twenty or thirty years ago in Australia, "meat and three veg" was the standard dinner formula. As far as condiments--tomato sauce (ketchup) was king. But since then there's been a real shift and interest in spicy foods has taken off. Everywhere... -
Dmanburger " Bonnie's Grill"
On Grammy Awards Sunday I thought it was appropriate to catch the final day of the Brooklyn Museum’s Rock and Roll Photo Exhibit, featuring the worlds rock stars in various collections by famous shutterbugs. I meandered... -
How To Make Chinese Hot Pepper Oil
Make Chinese hot pepper oil this festive season and add flavor to your Chinese cooking. Hot pepper, also known as chili pepper is the prime ingredient of Chinese hot pepper oil. The oil is dark red in color and widely used in Latin American and... -
Academy Awards - Govenor's Ball
Wolfgang Puck has been the chef in charge of coordinating the menu at the official post-Academy Awards dinner for fourteen years. Every year he tempts the taste buds of Hollywood's elite and never fails to impress. The dinner is served to more than 1600... -
Popular Sauces For Enchiladas
Enchiladas, Mexican filled tortilla delights, are usually filled with many ingredients such as cheese, vegetables, seafood and meat but until you are able to serve it with the right kind of sauce, you will not be able to get a great taste for the dish. Here... -
List Of Popular Recipe Sites
Andy's Italian Recipes
Antico Martini's Recipes
Arielle's Recipe Archives
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Seasoning For Lentil Soup - How To Tips & Ideas
A simple lentil soup can be converted into an exotic one, by using the appropriate seasonings . The homemade lentil soup is the ultimate choice of comfort food for many for the rainy and breezy afternoons. Here I am going to share some of my favorite... -
How To Eat Enchiladas?
Mexican pocket dishes can be termed as a popular wrap-up of the diverse Mexican cuisine . The handy “pocket-pies” or the tortillas come into the picture yet again to give a nice wrap-around for the enchiladas. What are enchiladas and how to eat... -
Top Spices Of Mexico
The first thing that comes to your mind when you hear Mexican food is the salsa, which, no doubt, is a confluence of the spices of Mexico. However, there is much more to Mexican spices than just salsa , taco, burrito , etc. Read on to know more: ... -
10 Easy Baby Corn Starters
Baby corn starters are delightful ways to begin either a formal dinner or a casual laidback brunch. Ifood presents to you some tasty baby corn starters which are sure to help you in impressing your guests. To know more about the... -
Steak 'n Shake Menu - Celebrate The American Spirit
Steaks and shakes are two most popular food items in America and both are together the mainstay of the Steak 'N Shake Menu . If you love your steak and enjoy your milkshake, then this is the place to be. Take a look at what the menu offers:
Rosanna Davison's Smoldering Peta Avatar
This is the new lady in red from PETA, propagating the cause of " Vegans are Hot ." Well, one look at Rosanna Davison and you can't help but agree. The latest ad from PETA Europe features the former Miss World contest winner dressed all... -
Cayenne Pepper Substitutes
Cayenne pepper is a powdered hot spice made from red chili pepper, which is used for adding the sharp flavor to the dish. It is known by various other names like Bird pepper, Guinea pepper, and aleva. The color of cayenne pepper ranges from... -
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Peach Martini Garnishing Tips
It is very important to learn about the garnishing tips and ideas, when you are going to serve a sophisticated drink like peach martini . As you might already know, lemon or lime is a common garnish for almost every type of drinks. However, you also have... -
Scoville Scale: A Spice Measuring Device
Ever imagined finding out the heat quotient of the chili you eat? Well, the Scoville Scale is an instrument that has been designed to do just that and more. It simply quantifies the results in terms of SHU or Scoville heat units... -
Superbowl Recipe Ideas
The Superbowl recipe ideas are some of the most sought after ideas among the America’s sports-crazy fans, who celebrate the championship game of the National Football League (NFL) as something of a national holiday. More enthusiastic Americans even call... -
Easy Beef Casserole Ideas
Easy beef casserole ideas are among the most sought after recipe ideas. The simplicity of the ingredients never hampers the taste of these flavorful delights. Ifood presents to you a wide assortment of quick beef casserole ideas. To know more about the... -
Popular in mexico and the southwestern united states , this dark red, medium-size bean is a favorite for making chili con carne and refried beans. Red beans are available dried in most supermarkets .
A Vietnamese condiments that’s based on nuoc nam combined with various seasonings that can included red chilis, garlic. Lime juice, ginger and sugar
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What can be more fun that creating a chocolate menu . With all the myriad flavors and kinds of chocolate available this can turn into quite a task though. Creativity is key when it comes to making a chocolate menu. The... -
Make These Wonderful And Soothing Chutneys At Home
Chutney is a common side dish in South Asian cuisine. It is simple to learn and make them at home, let’s learn how to Make These Wonderful And Soothing Chutneys At Home.
Introduction: Chutney serves as a great combination to snacks like idli... -
3 Days Diet Menu
3 days diet menu is a diet plan that should be followed three days at a time. With the use of natural products, upto 10 lbs can be lost in 3 days and 40 pounds in a month. The 3 day diet menu is a calorie diet and combines particular kinds of food to... -
How To Eat Kai Yaang? – Chicken Barbeque, Spiced Up In Thai
How about a barbequed chicke n, the typical thai style? Yes, Thailand with all its culinary splendor adds yet another feather to its chef’s cap with the Kai Yaang. How to eat Kai Yaang and feel atop the pagoda of fulfilment(is it supposed to be... -
The 5 Hottest Peppers In The World
The hotness of the pepper is measured in Scoville heat units. This scale was developed in 1912, by Wilbur Scoville. This heat unit is now widely used to ascertain the hotness of the peppers. The soaring SHU’s determine the hotness of the peppers. Here are... -
Paprika is a popular seasoning made up of sweet chili pepper. It ranges from shades of red to bright orange. Commercially, paprika comes from Spain, which is milder than the paprika coming from Hungary. It is more of a... -
Top 10 Popular Indian Snacks
You will get hundreds of Indian snack choices from various parts of the country to choose from. Here is a list of top 10 popular Indian snacks , which I am sure you are going to like.
Aloo Bonda Prepare a mix of mashed potato using chopped... -
How To Enjoy Winter Comfort Food – Warm Your Body And Soul
As winter sets all we desire is curl up comfortably and keep munching goodies which are filling and hearty. You need food which are rich in carbohydrates , food which is hot and very spicy so that you do not feel the chilly winter days. If you are looking... -
Popular Sauces For Spring Roll
You can prepare many sauces for spring roll and introduce a completely new style of serving these rolls. Spring roll sauces are usually spicy and hot, prepared using a combination of different herbs, which add to the tanginess and taste of the roll. By... -
Go Tailgating With Adam Richman
When it comes to food, nobody gives a better advice than Adam Richman – the quintessential American foodie. Richman has something to tell you for the tailgating season.
Be it the legendary Osbourne BBQ event from Arkansas, roast... -
Top 10 Hot Dogs For Memorial Day
The Memorial Weekend in the US has billions of hot dogs being devoured by hungry Americans who are in full holiday spirit. Though other occasions such as the Independence Day, Labor Day, etc, warrant the same spirit towards the delightful snack,... -
Do You Have These Spices In Your Kitchen
A kitchen without spices is bereft. I realized years back that stocking the kitchen with all the essential spices is a must. That way while I am in the middle of cooking something I don’t discover that I am missing the key ingredients. Any... -
Seasoning For Burritos-how To Tips & Ideas
When you have an idea about preparing a seasoning for burritos , you can easily serve the mouth-watering burritos on your dinner table, for a change. Readymade burrito seasoning mix in different varieties is available over the counter at most of the... -
Thai National Foods
The Thai National foods are not just about Pad thai and Kimchee, rather they include an array of symbolic dishes from the region which incorporate the basic Thai flavors of spicy, sour, sweet and salty. Though Thai cuisine is very... -
Caribbean Dinner Menu
Here is a Caribbean Dinner Menu suggested by my friend living in Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago). After testing this menu I got the real taste of Caribbean food. Take this Caribbean Dinner Menu whenever you get an opportunity and I bet you will enjoy it. ... -
Chipotle Powder-usage & Health Benefits
Chipotle Powder - the ground form of chipotle (a smoke-dried jalapeño chili) is one of the widely used spices in Mexican and Tex-Mex dishes. It is available in two forms Morita Chipotle Powder and Brown Chipotle Powder, each being... -
3 Easy Beef Cupcake Ideas
If you wish to try something out of your usual recipe box, then the beef cupcake ideas mentioned here could be of help. While these are not actually cupcakes, they are called so because they are baked in a muffin pan and look akin to cupcakes. These... -
3 Easy Meat Cupcake Ideas
The concept of meat cupcakes became a reality due to the efforts put in by the 'Meatloaf Bakery' , located in Chicago. However, you can also try making these cupcakes on your own, at home. Quite dissimilar from the sweet treats which you always... -
Mustard Rui(carp In Mustard)
Rui with mustard (Mustard Carp)
Bengalis have a special fondness for fish. The most widely eaten fish in Bengal is Rui or Carp that generally forms a part of the everyday Bengali diet. It is in fact... -
Horsegram Stir Fry (aka Kulith Usal)
This is a typical Maharashtrian usal.
Click here to read complete recipe... I ngredients: ½ cup Kulith (Horse gram) For Tempering: 2 tbsp Oil ½ tsp Mustard Seeds ½ tsp Cumin seeds Pinch of Asafoetida powder ½ tsp... -
What Is Barack Obama’s Favorite Food?
So here we are ….at the final leg of the race...the D-day. Till now we have been wondering whether it is going to be a photo finish or are we going to see a victory by a huge margin? Barack Obama has been high up on the popularity charts right from the... -
Seasoning For Noodles-how To Tips & Ideas
If you consider yourself as an ardent fan of noodles, then you would definitely want to learn about various ideas of seasoning for noodles . Most of the instant noodle packs contain a small pack of noodles seasoning. However, you can use your homemade... -
Spices That Go Well With Eggplant
Eggplants, the high-fiber low-fat vegetables have a unique advantage over all other vegetables - they have no distinct flavor of their own and hence, they give you the unfathomable freedom to cook it in any way you want to. The varieties of spices that go... -
How To Pickle Jalapenos? – The Sting Of The Flavor!
The hot ‘n’ wee bit tangy jalapenos can spruce up your dish to the ultimate flavor. And pickling adds that extra tinge of spice, which can be an accompaniment for your main dish or a substitute for side-dishes. How to pickle jalapenos?
Indian Snacks - The Low Cal Way
Indian snacks – the low cal way is all about using fat free ingredients in the same foods. You just need to replace a few ingredients to get the low cal versions of Indian snacks – the taste and flavors will remain almost the same. If you are health... -