• Who Likes It Hot?

    Most everybody is familiar with Tabasco sauce, but less well known is the versatile and more complex condiment called Sriracha. Pronounced “see-RAH-chuh”, this rich looking red pepper sauce is a puree of Thai hot chili peppers, garlic, vinegar, sugar and salt. Think of it as the Thai version of...
  • Can a Bagel be Smart?

    Toufayan is the brand name to remember and to look for. It’s the family-owned business that makes “smartbagels” and has been baking other products since 1926. Why is their bagel smart? They’ve done what so many people seem to be doing to their bagels anyway – they scoop out...
  • Warm Corn Salad

    There is some seriously sweet corn coming onto the market now. When it’s good, nothing more than a quick steam, a light rub with butter and a pinch of salt are sufficient to delight. You want to save calories? Rub your cob with a wedge of fresh lime and...