Farmhouse Fruit Cobbler

Farmhouse Fruit Cobbler

Cobblers aren’t as popular as they once were, but come summer, they’re a welcome treat. This version is made with fresh peaches and nectarines, and topped with a crumbly oat topping. It’s a perfect warm dessert for a summer night. A Little History The Farmhouse Fruit Cobbler is a variant of the original cobbler dish….

Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta With Strawberry

Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta With Strawberry

The vanilla bean panna cotta with strawberry refers to a thick sweetened creamy Italian dessert that is flavored with vanilla bean and strawberry (One can also use raspberry, blue berry or the combination of all the three). In Italian, “panna cotta” means “cooked cream” and therefore this vanilla bean panna cotta with strawberry can not…

Chai Peach Clafoutis

Chai Peach Clafoutis

Clafoutis is a French dessert made of batter (similar to pancakes) and fruits. It is made of fresh peaches or can be substituted with pears, plums or apricots. This snack contains close to 10% of your everyday requirements of vitamins and minerals. If you have peaches, ground ginger, vanilla extract and other ingredients at hand, you can…

Flavoring Olive Oil

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?

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…