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Brain Gelatin Molds
How about some brain food? Check out this brain gelatin mold which is a perfect replica of the left side of the human brain. Kids who love jellos will sure love to wolf down this brain food (tell them that it can help boost the IQ level). The brain gelatin... -
How To Melt Gelatin To Make Cheesecake
It is customary to melt gelatin while making a cheesecake. However, the gelatin is used for different purposes for different types of cheesecakes. The no bake variety for instance uses the gelatin to set it while it remains refrigerated. The traditional baked... -
Side Effects Of Gelatin
Side effects of gelatin are always concerning as the product is animal in origin. However, it is considered safe if taken in food amounts. It is produced from the collagen present in animal’s skin and has numerous uses in different industries. Gelatin... -
How To Use Gelatin For Skin Care
Gelatin is a natural protein which has long been recognized as being excellent for skin care . Regular consumption of gelatin increases collagen in the skin, thus, helping the skin remain taut and supple. It also supplies the body with amino acids and... -
Gelatin Allergy-causes, Symptoms, And Cure
Gelatin allergy is considered highly significant because the colorless and odorless substance is widely used in both food and cosmetic products. Known as a derivative of collagen that is found in the bones, tendons and skin, gelatin is used for its binding... -
Gelatin For Weight Loss
Everybody knows that Gelatin is a versatile ingredient which is used in the preparation of a large number of desserts. But very few of us have ever thought of using gelatin for weight loss. In fact gelatin is very low in fat and the sugar free version only... -
Gelatin Capsule Benefits
Gelatin capsules are popularly known as soft gels, and they are loaded with fillers in the form of paste, liquid or suspension. The shell of such capsules is created from gelatin, which is derived from pork or beef along with plasticizing agent like glycerin.... -
How To Make My Own Flavor Of Jelly Beans
I have heard many people asking how to make my own flavor of jelly beans ? Then my viewpoint is that you can invent jelly beans in your favorite flavor . It can be easily prepared by using package gelatin dessert mix. These treats can be prepared at... -
How To Make Cool Whip
Making cool whip at home is an easy affair. So why spend money buying it when you can learn how to make cool whip at home? This healthy and homemade Cool Whip will save your money as well. So get ready to cook whip with these little tricks. ... -
Jelly Bean This small , brightly colored , egg-shaped candy has a chewy, gelatinous texture and a hard candy coating . Jelly beans comes in many flavors... -
How To Make A Popsicle Wheelbarrow
Its summer time – Vacation time …and kids bubbling with energies no longer have to attend school – fun for them....but you are driven to your nerves' end trying to keep them engaged! Why not engage them in a fun summer project – try... -
Clear Diet Menu
The clear diet menu comprises of clear liquids like pure water, light broth, and plain gelatin, which are easily absorbed by the digestive system and does not leave any unwanted residue in the colon. Besides, this diet is also high on fluids, which helps... -
How To Store Tilapia?
For most fish lovers, tilapia is an obvious choice because of the mild, light flavor that it offers. However, they are always faced with the question of “ How to store tilapia ?”. Catching tilapias or buying them in bulk definitely saves you money.... -
HOME MADE MASHMALLOWES_MY METHOD
Home made mashmallowes
*15g Unflavored gelatin * 225g sugar * 200ml Hot water * icing sugar for final... -
Mimosa Jelly Shots For A Boozy Party
Excited at holding a girls’ night out? What about alcohol? Should you serve it? Sure, you will have to, but not in the boring way of pouring the golden liquid into big tankards or camouflaging it with an array of brightly colored fruit juices a la ... -
A liquid menu , as the name suggests is a menu which contains only liquids. No solid food item is allowed. This type of menu is meant specifically for people suffering from gastrointestinal... -
Top 10 Cranberry Dessert Recipes
My list of Cranberry dessert recipe ideas will give you a glimpse of the different ways in which this fruit can be used. Cranberry is one of the most widely used cooking fruits –especially during Thanksgiving and Christmas. Here I present... -
Easter Desserts For Kids
Easter desserts for kids need special preparation to impress those little ones who are generally fussy about food. So gear up, put your special foot forward and prepare special homemade kids Easter desserts and delicacies that they will... -
Healthy Desserts For Kids
It is not a tough task to prepare healthy desserts for kids. Kiddie desserts need not always be chocolate cakes and sugar rich ice creams. Here is a list of delicious healthy desserts for kids, which are not only lip smacking, but also, allow the kids to... -
How To Make Homemade Whipped Cream With Milk?
For people who keep a close eye on their calorie-intake, making homemade whipped cream with milk is a great option for them. This not only reduces your calorie intake drastically, but also does not deprive you from the small pleasures of eating good... -
Check For Hidden Animal Ingredients In Food
" How to check for hidden animal ingredients in food?" roared a newspaper headline. Being a vegan I have always ensured that the food that I eat is free from traces of animal ingredients. But, that newspaper heading was a sort of an eye opener for... -
Fish Broth Benefits
The Trinidadians were perhaps one of first few people in the world to notice and document the health benefits of fish broth. Read on to know more about this dish and its various positive effects on our health.
Fish broth is... -
How To Use Thickeners
Ever had to deal with extremely watery gravy or sauce at home or a mousse that just refused to set? In the initial days as a novice in the kitchen, I didn’t even know what thickeners were and how to use thickeners! But today, I know that thickeners are... -
Top 5 Christmas Pie Ideas
The holiday season is fast approaching and people are spending money buying gifts and planning holiday parties. Here you will find top 5 Christmas Pie ideas using fresh exotic fruits, which will definitely brighten up your holiday season.
Christmas Baking For Kids
Baking for Christmas involves all those foods which are loved by kids and is enjoyed by them during holidays. Christmas baking mostly involves sweet cookies, cakes and breads which sets the mood for celebrations and holidays. Here are some ideas which... -
Types Of Cheesecake - One To Suit Everyone’s Culinary Delight
Everyone loves cheesecake but does everyone love the same flavor of cheesecake? Of course not! Cheesecakes come in different flavors and each one is equally popular. Every time you think of a new recipe to bake, it requires just a few tweaks and alterations.... -
First Aid For Gastroenteritis
Gastroenteritis, better known as stomach flu, is nothing but inflammation of stomach and intestines, purely caused by food or water borne pathogens, viruses, reaction to new food, or side effect of any medication. Some of the most common signs and symptoms of... -
Tongue Twisting Turmeric!!
Turmeric ( Curcuma longa), or "haldi", as it is better known, has an Indian origin... and is one of the indisppensable spices of the Indian cuisine.. the spice, apart from adding taste, has also got medicinal qualities too...
Top 10 Christmas Pudding Ideas
From the traditional delights to the contemporary classic, the Christmas pudding ideas mentioned in this blog have a richness of their own. Zest up the celebrations reminiscent of the Lord’s birth by serving these elegant puddings as desserts on... -
Easy Fudge Recipes To Make For Diabetics
High blood sugar doesn’t sound all that sugar-coating for the various restrictions imposed on a diabetic’s diet- for instance, less of sweets, chocolates. But then there are easy fudge recipes to make for diabetics - Thanks to the culinary world; which... -
How To Make Frozen Yogurt
Frozen yogurt is a popular healthy alternative to ice cream and if you want a homemade version here’s how to make frozen yogurt. I am going to give you a secret easy recipe on how to make frozen yogurt. The whole process of making frozen yogurt at home... -
Beef Broth Health Benefits
Beef broth health benefits can be experienced best by making it a part of healthy diet. The beef broth is an essential ingredient in many food preparations like French onion soup. Beef broth is prepared using any handy... -
Care To Eat A Cocktail??
Care to eat a cocktail?? No, I haven’t gone mad nor have I lost grasp of the basic tenets of English grammar!!! I meant exactly what I penned down, rather typed down. If you don’t know what I am talking about, then it is high time you discovered the ... -
Vegetarian...i Don't Think So !!!!
The chewy candies, flavored yogurts, cheese etc might sound as safe bets for a die – hard vegetarian or a Vegan. Well here’s some interesting information to burst your bubble. Certain food... -
National Toasted Marshmallow Day
Summer is coming to a close! Let’s get together on August 30 and celebrate National Toasted Marshmallow Day in keeping with the tradition. So get a campfire going and hold out your marshmallows while the outside gets charred and the inside becomes all... -
Tips To Make Homemade Gummy Bears
Kids love this rubbery textured confectionery, which is quite similar to a jelly baby. Gummy bears are popular gelatin based candies that can be prepared at home too. It is 2 centimeter in length and takes the shape of a bear, making it really special... -
Shocking – Vegetarian Foods That Are Not Vegetarian
Being vegetarian is not safe anymore! In this era of profit-driven business houses and equally instant gratification-seeking public, truth is hidden behind layers of tetra- or plastic packaging. While for an omnivore, this may not pose any serious problems,... -
Home Made Papaya Milk Pudding-srilanka
HOME MADE PAPAYA MILK PUDDING
I am stella from srilanka
Sweet,tasty and very impressed!
HOME MADE PAPAYA MILK PUDDING
2 1/2 cups milk
150 grams sugar
30 grams gelatin
3 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract ... -
How To Use Algae In Food Form
Algae are the seaweeds which occur in both multicellular and unicellular forms. In Latin the term 'algae' means ‘seaweed’. This plant has significantly been used for various purposes in many Southeast Asian countries.
How to use alge in... -
What Is Glazes?
They are simply stocks cooked to a gelatinous consistency. Meat glaze is made from brown stock, Glace de volaille is made from chicken stock, and Glace de poisson is from fish stock. To prepare a glaze first reduce the stock to half its volume, strain it, and... -
You Know Miscellaneous Soups
Mock Turtle Soup :- This is a soup made with calf’s head, brown stock and turtle herbs.
Clam Chowder :- This is a soup made with diced potatoes and clams and finished with cream.
Is Wine Vegetarian?
Although wine usually contains only grapes, yeast and a small amount of sulphites, which are added and created during fermentation, the processing of wine introduces small amount of substances not acceptable to vegetarians and vegans. Every wine... -
Peanut Free Snacks
Peanut free snacks are not a rarity. In fact, you are likely to come across quite a few of them if you just look around. Keeping your allergic child healthy will certainly not be a problem. But you do need to avoid... -
Ignite Italian Passion On Valentine’s Day
Every Valentine's Day I am reminded of how me and my group of friends treated ourselves by making Italian panna cotta with jellied berries. This was the best substitute for a cake on that day. We were an adventurous lot... -
How To Make A Successful Jell-o Mold
Since its debut in the late 19th century, Jell-O has graced millions of party tables in one form or the other; every family has their very own Jello recipe . Today I will share some simple tips on how to make a successful Jell-O mold.
Gross Halloween Food: Top 5 Scary Food Ideas
There is no better time than Halloween, to set free your ghoulish side, even when it comes to food! Where Halloween food can be funny, quirky, or even truly disgusting, they still have to taste great, for that ultimate party experience.
Top 10 Recipes Made With Cranberry
Among the top 10 recipes made with cranberry, are these all time favorites which have been modified over the years. These cranberry recipes are the ultimate when it comes to flavor and are great to have on your table during the festive season.
How To Identify Halal Meat
The Islamic dietary law has certain guidelines that provide information to Muslims on which foods are acceptable and which are not. To identify whether meat is halal ( permissable) or not, is important in order to abide by the given set of... -
Healthy Dessert Ideas
Healthy dessert ideas can help you from giving in to sweet temptations of desserts that need not always be healthy. Desserts can be healthy too! There are countless low calorie desserts that are easy to cook at home. You can also choose from the i -
How To Replace Eggs In A Cake
How to replace eggs in a cake might sound like a puzzle, but it is practical issue. One may want to replace eggs in a cake for many reasons, including health concerns, moral... -
How To Make A Blue Popcorn Ball
If you know how to make a blue popcorn ball , you can give a special treat to your kids in the coming festive season. Making blue popcorn ball is a fun project and will not be too difficult to try your hands. Not only kids, popcorn balls are... -
Top 10 Side Dishes To Light Up Your Festive Table
This winter, whip up some simple light treats along with your traditional meal to add a splash of colour at the dinner table. Here is a list of 10 side dishes to light up your festive table.
As most of them can be made in advance, this will... -
Food Fraud: Inulin - Fiber Supplement Or False Claim
I have just finished reading an article on Food Fraud: Inulin - Fiber Supplement Or False Claim . It seems that nowadays every second ingredient, which hits the market raises the claim for being complete fiber supplement and make us to believe that all... -
How To Eat Grape?
Make a trip to the vineyard or gravitate to your fruit basket, the cluster beholds a spell with its smell, so much so you could learn about how to eat grape and feel sinfully intoxicated.
Full Liquid Diet Menu
Whether you are fasting, have just undergone a surgery, or have difficulty in chewing or swallowing solid food, resorting to full liquid diet menu could be the answer to all your problems. A full liquid diet menu comprises of liquid, soft foods that are... -
A pomegranate menu can be chockfull of extremely surprising and appetizing dishes. This fruit makes for a great marinade base, its juice is excellent to drink by itself, the fruit is full of health benefits and cooking with it can indeed be a pleasure.... -
Artificial Food Colors And Adhd - Understand The Risk
The Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children has increased considerably in the past half a century. Scientists widely suspect that some Artificial Food Colorings (AFCs) are a potential cause for this disorder. What scientists were... -
Tips To Prepare Sugar Free Strawberry Pie
A tarty and sweet strawberry pie is everyone’s idea of a perfect dessert. A sugar free variant is always welcome as traditional ones contain extra sugar to balance the tang of the strawberries and can be a bit of a problem for diabetics... -
Rats Sold As Lamb In China
When will the Chinese learn? Food scandal after food scandal has hit the country in the recent years, right from lead-contaminated toys to dog meat being sold under filthy conditions. The latest one to rock the country is... -
Dominique Ansel’s New Creation – Magic Souffle!
Having shot to international fame with his unusual pastry invention, the cronut creator Dominique Ansel is now ready with his next new item - an ooey gooey chocolate souffle that is baked inside a brioche bun . Sounds magical indeed! ... -
How To Store Coconut
The fresh, young and green form of coconut is stored in sawdust nests. Sawdust helps in keeping the young coconuts fresh for about couple of weeks in intact form. This primarily helps in soaking extra... -
Easy Grape Cupcake Ideas
The cupcake ideas mentioned in this write-up result in excellent bites with a glass of wine and some cheese. Grapes, whether they are used as ingredients or just added for visual appeal, are sure to pep up party spirits. Catch a glimpse of some interesting... -
The Finger-licking National Licorice Day!
April 12 is National Licorice Day and if you feel like you ought to celebrate it in a special way, we have a list of recipes to get you started on licorice consumption today. However, before that, you need to understand what licorice is – other than... -
5 Easy Candies That Can Be Made At Home
Popping a candy into your mouth is one of the most enjoyable things to do. However, it is not mandatory to go and buy a big bag of jellybeans, or liquorice, and lollipops, every time you need a sugar kick. You can make them out of some basic ingredients ... -
Don't Get Fooled By This Ramen Noodle Soup
If you’d like to fool someone with a delicious treat, then here’s just what you can do. Take a look at the picture. It is a ramen noodle soup with a piece of pork, nori seaweed, and fishcake on top of it , right? Well, not so! ... -
Celebrating Thanksgiving With Pumpkin Pie - 5 Ways
Thinking of making pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving? You are at the right place! Pumpkin pie can be prepared in a variety of ways, viz. crusted pies, self crusted pies, eggless pies etc. Here are a few pumpkin pie options you can try out this Thanksgiving. ... -
How To Eat Mantou?
If you love Chinese food and have been to China Town then you should be familiar with Mantou. I love this Chinese steamed bun but I know that a lot of you want to know more about how to eat Mantou. It is not so difficult to figure out how to relish... -
Top 10 Cheese Dessert Recipes
This list of top 10 cheese dessert recipes will keep you ready for any party throughout the year. These desserts cater to different palates and age-groups. So, get going and let us know which one became your favorite.
How To Make Healthy Food For Chemo Patients
During the cancer treatment, the body is under attack – from both the cancer and the treatment. At this time, to stay strong, the patient needs to eat foods that are rich in vitamins, proteins and minerals.
Dietary Laws Under Islam - The Principles Of Halal And Haram
For a devout Muslim, eating is a matter of faith and following the dietary laws under Islam is all about obeying the words of the almighty Allah. Through this blog, I attempt at providing a glimpse of the principle dietary restrictions under the doctrines... -
Spanish menu consists of a wide range of dishes prepared from locally produced crops and fresh ingredients available in the local market. Olive oil and garlic are the two basic ingredients used in all Spanish food. Spanish cuisine also includes a... -
Traditionally, African Menu has an array of dishes which reflect the rich culinary heritage of the region. The cooking style is a total reflection of the ways and times of people who have been living here for many decades. African cuisines mainly use a... -
Bavarian menu is not vegetarian friendly and is mainly about by its meat and dumpling dishes. Bavarian dukes especially developed and refined the cuisine. The style of Bavarian cooking is somewhat similar to Czech cuisine and Austrian cuisine, because they... -
Valentines Dessert Ideas For Diabetics
Dessert is often considered to be ‘off limits' for diabetics. However, that does not mean that they let go of sweets on Valentine's Day! This V-day, opt for sugar-free sweet treats and do not let your high blood sugar level dampen your... -
Worlds Most Ridiculous Diets!
Maintaining a healthy diet is quintessential for all of us. But sometimes desperation distorts the purpose of diet and we often land up with some really crazy and unbelievable diets.Lets look through someofthe worlds worst diets.
The Chewing Diet... -
Liquor Powered Boats For Your Cocktail
You have seen it all! Umbrellas, berries, cherries, and edible straws in your cocktail glasses don’t merit a second look anymore. But can you ignore the sight of a tiny, colorful boat whizzing merrily in your glass of drink, that too on its own! Well, the ... -
Top 10 Holiday Marshmallow Delights
Who could have thought that the combo of simple ingredients like corn syrup, sugar, and gelatin can create magic in the form of marshmallows? It is rare to find a single soul across the length and breadth of the country who is not enamored by this chewy... -
Test Your Nutrient Knowledge
Chefs from around the world participated in an International Food Fair Contest. Each chef created their favorite recipe from their home-land. In this contest, there are six Nutritent Awards, and it just so happens that the six chefs created six different... -
Calling All Chocolate Lovers
1. Chocolate pots
Rich and dense, these puddings need to be made with the very best bitter chocolate - you only need a few mouthfuls. Think of them as a chocolate truffle in a pot and get creative with flavours. Spice the cream with star anise for an... -
How To Follow A Pure Vegan Diet
Are you a diet buff, who claims yourself to be a true vegan? If so, do you have what it takes to be a true vegan? Now, if that has baffled you and if you still have certain questions unanswered about veganism, here’s something that can help you follow the... -
How To Make Fondant Icing Roses
How to Make Fondant Icing Roses? Fondant icing adds a smooth touch and an elegant appearance to cakes. It is prepared using gelatin, vegetable shortening, water, glycerin, glucose and powdered sugar. It can either be molded into different shapes or... -
How Ice Cream Is Made Commercially
Ice cream is a favorite with all of us, but, any idea how ice cream is made commercially? If you learn how ice cream is made in the factories, you will find the procedure is as interesting as the whole concept of ice cream. Ice cream contains the same amount... -
What Is Alum Used For? – The ‘elemental’ Facts
Alum has multi-purpose utility as an astringent, food additive, purifier, deodorant and antiperspirant…to name a few in its list of applications. The specific Potash alum is an intermediate compound obtained while processing bauxite ore to extract... -
How To Store Jellies
Jelly may refer to gelatin, a translucent brittle solid substance which gets extracted from the collagen inside animals' connective tissue.You can make jelly from different kinds of fruits such as apple, pomegranate, guava to name a few. But do you have... -
How To Store Jelly Candy?
I have never had to be bothered about how to store jelly candy – they are eaten away even before I can think of storing them! However, if you have had the fortune of getting or making a really big batch of jelly candies and would like to know the proper... -
How To Make A Coca Cola Salad
Have a can of Coca Cola and some cherries lying around in the house? Why not use the two and learn how to make a coca cola salad. The result would be a delicious jell-o salad. Read On!
Aside from the well known uses of Coke, coca cola can also... -
How To Use Mesoglea In Your Daily Diet
Mesoglea is the gelatinous substance found between the inner and outer layers of jelly fish. Here are some intresting facts about how to use mesoglea in your daily diet .
Mesoglea makes up most of the bodies of jelly fish, comb jellies and certain... -
How To Braise Beef Shoulder
Braising is an efficient way of cooking tough meat parts that are inexpensive but difficult to cook. As an example I will explain how to braise beef shoulder and the same method can be applied for cooking all kinds of hard or tough meat. Braising is... -
How To Plan Diet After Bypass Surgery
People go for Gastric Bypass surgery to combat excessive weight gain. Here are some tips on How To Plan Diet After Bypass Surgery.
Introduction: Dieting is necessary both pre and post gastric bypass surgery since it can have risky side effects,... -
Mauritius is an island located in the Indian Ocean, famous for its breathtaking locales and cuisine. You can find a wide variety of dishes in Mauritian menu , reflecting the ethnic diversity of the people of Mauritius. The basic ingredients used in the... -
Peruvian menu items have a world-wide appeal mainly due to their unique and fresh flavors. One of the most common ingredients used in Peruvian dishes is aji Amarillo, which is actually orange chili pepper – an important ingredient without which several... -
Popular Sauces For Panna Cotta
Different sauces for panna cotta help to enhance the taste of this famous Italian dessert. These sauces are prepared using some of the most mouthwatering ingredients which are mainly chocolate, cream, and cheese. If you need some more... -
Christmas Eve Dessert Ideas For Diabetics
Are you wary of your blood sugar levels and always skip dessert while planning for Christmas Eve dinner? If yes, then these low-sugar, low GI Christmas Eve dessert ideas for diabetics would give you perfect ideas for holiday dessert. Full of holiday... -
5 Weirdest Danish Snacks
I have always felt that the open-faced sandwiches are classic representatives of rich Danish snacks. A Danish menu along with hosting some classic dishes has its own array of creepy ones – creepy in terms of names as well as ingredients. Catch a brief... -
Tips To Make Homemade Jelly Beans
In spite of so many varieties of candies and chocolates entering the market – jelly beans ( semi soft, bean shaped, fruit flavored candies) still continue to top the list of kids priorities for sweet delights. Homemade jelly beans ... -
Colombian menu is an assortment of some of the most delicious foods which are undoubtedly the most authentic and mouthwatering dishes, representing Columbian civilization, and culture in every way. The variation in the taste of each recipe is... -
Top 6 Salads To Serve On Christmas
Salads are healthy and satisfying meals, without which every feast is incomplete! So why not give a twist to regular salads this Christmas and make them interesting and refreshing by making use of butternut squash, fruits, chicken, rice etc. Do select from... -