Tag Archive for: ‘Rice’
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In the past few months, let’s see, we’ve talked about: Milk and Lactose Intolerance, How to prevent and reverse heart disease, Sodium and Salt. How to properly set a table and  Is diet soda good or bad. I introduced you to Matcha tea and tea in general. I explained that there are things that you shouldn’t put in the freezer  […]

Sushi and how to make it

Sushi means “sour-tasting”.  At its most common denominator, sushi is cooked short grained sticky rice that has been “vinegared”.  It is also known as shari.  Wikipedia says, “The vinegar produced from fermenting rice breaks down the fish proteins into amino acids. This results in one of the five basic tastes, called umami in Japanese” Many people think of raw fish when […]

Rice and How to Cook it

Wikipedia says “Rice is the seed of the monocot plants Oryza sativa or Oryza glaberrima. As a cereal grain, it is the most important staple food for a large part of the world’s human population, especially in East and South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and the West Indies. It is the grain with […]

Pantry 101-General Goods & Condiments 1-6

General goods & Condiments 1. rice 2. dried pasta in different shapes 3. dried onion soup mix 4. tomato paste 5. tomato sauce 6. canned tomatoes 7. peanut butter 8. jelly 9. canned tuna 10. raisins 11. chocolate syrup 12. cereals 13. chicken or beef stock 14. canned soups 15. canned beans 16. olives 17. […]