Easy Thai Fried Rice
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Easy Thai Fried Rice

Fried rice is a staple of Thai cuisine, and there are as many variations on the dish as there are Thai restaurants. The most basic fried rice is made with a combination of rice and rice noodles, so it’s a great way to use up leftover rice and noodles. This delicious dish meal contains fried…

Cherry Garcia Bars
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Cherry Garcia Bars

When Ben & Jerry’s discontinued Cherry Garcia in 2011, fans of the flavor were devastated. Luckily, you can now enjoy that delicious flavor by making your own homemade Cherry Garcia bars. he recipe makes enough for about 8-10 servings, and promises that it will satisfy any Cherry Garcia cravings you have. Cherry Garcia Bars are…

Flavoring Olive Oil
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Flavoring Olive Oil

Olive oil has been in use for thousands of years. Of course, one of its most common and maybe most satisfying uses is in cooking. It has also been popularized as being healthier than other types of cooking oil. Olive oil comes in different forms: extra-virgin, virgin, refined, and pure olive oil. The different types…

Do Cucumbers Cause Gas?
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Do Cucumbers Cause Gas?

Who doesn’t love eating cucumbers! They are juicy, crunchy, nutritious, refreshing, and perhaps tasty. One can eat them in various ways: raw, in a veggie salad, or even as garnishing in a meal. But even with all the pros that come with eating cucumbers, there’s one con that can be a problem, gas. Do cucumbers…

Lebanese Warm Lentils
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Lebanese Warm Lentils

Lentils, Lens culinaris or Lens esculenta, are edible leguminous lens-shaped seeds. The seeds grow in pods with two seeds in each pod. I have always enjoyed them in soup and, funny enough, they can often be found in some soup recipes which is how I first discovered them. Lentils are rich in fiber and proteins…

Kiwi Tomatillo Salsa Verde
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Kiwi Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Kiwi Tomatillo Salsa Verde is made with kiwi, tomatillos, onion, lime juice, cilantro, jalapeño peppers and a little sugar and salt. Tomatillos are tiny, round fruits which resemble small tomatoes whose outer covering is papery. They are grouped into the nightshade family together with tomatoes. Tomatillos are usually green in colour but can ripen and…