Halloween Drinks

Here are some tasty wolf themed Halloween cocktails to get you howling for Halloween! A few of these cocktails might be all it takes to bring out the wolf in you. ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ Howling Wolf 1 oz Absolut vodka (or your favorite vodka)1/2 oz white creme de menthe1 oz Blue Curacao liqueurSprite soda…

Egg Rolls Spring Rolls Asian Recipe

Who said you need to go to Chinese Restaurants every time you crave for egg rolls? There’s no such rule. Now there is an easy way to make egg rolls in the comfort of your own home. The benefit of making your own egg rolls? Well you can make them to  suit your palates very…

Different Styles of South American Food and Restaurants

South America is a large continent with a variety of styles of food and restaurants. The cuisines of Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Venezuela are rather different. Unfortunately, though, South American cuisine is not so well-known outside of South America. Chilean cuisine is an underrated cuisine which includes excellent seafood and steak. A few…

Decorating your Coffee Shop

For seven years I ran a cigar and coffee lounge for a small business owner.  We started out primarily as a cigar shop but over the years found that pairing a great cup of coffee with a fine tobacco product gave our customers great pleasure and kept them coming back.  That being said ambiance is…

Coffee over tea any day

There are so many ways of serving coffee. You can drink on it with or without milk or cream. You can add sugar or honey. You can have it flavored with fruit syrup or chocolate. You can drink it white, sweet and frothy, you can have it dark, unsweetened and smooth. Tea is available in different varieties, but…

Chicken and Artichoke Risotto

Oh, risotto, that oh-so-perfect side dish (or entree, depending on its preparation) that is so impossible to resist! I stumbled across this recipe for chicken and artichoke risotto about a year ago when a friend e-mailed it to me and have made it at least six times already. It is easy to whip up and…

Coach Horses Dersingham

The Coach & Horses in Dersingham, Norfolk is a fairly typical English village pub. With a cosy bar, beer garden and real ales, it could be in any village in England. I visited the Coach & Horses recently while on a long weekend at Sandringham with my parents. The evening we visited the Coach &…

Chicken Bamboo Stir Fry Recipes

When I saw the title for this article the first thing I started thinking about was chicken breasts. I was going to come up with some kind of baked chicken breast recipe, but then the Chinese food I ordered arrived. I guess I had Chinese food on the brain the rest of the night because…

Book Reviews George Stellas Living Low Carb by George Stella

I have absolutely got to be one of the biggest cooking fanatics around. I love to cook and it shows. My wife and I always have a meal, rather than just making something really quick. We always plan our day around whatever dinner we plan on creating for that night. It is definitely a time…

Beer Reviews Townes Pynot Porter

I know it’s getting colder by the day, but there are compensations! Winter means more dark beers are available So, just to be sociable I’ve been out sampling the diverse number of stouts and porters on offer at the moment. Some of these ARE available on a year long basis, but others are strictly seasonal….