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5 Great Things That Beer Does for America

Hey beer: Thanks! Love, America.<p>The 2015 edition of “Beer Serves America,” a report prepared for the Beer Institute lobbying group, has just been …

Next Round: Craft beer continues its rise

The odds that your next round will be a craft beer continues to increase.<p>That's because craft breweries across the U.S. produced 16% more beer during the first six months of 2015, according to data released last week by the Brewers Association, the trade group that represents small, independent …

Craft Beer

Inside California's Rugged, Rebellious 'Meat Camp' For Women

It's 2015. Women are mastering meat.<p>Later this summer, about a dozen women will travel to the idyllic Shasta Valley of northern California to learn a …

7 Essential Tools for Cooking Meat Like a Pro

Here's the thing with cooking up a flavorful piece of protein: it's kinda expensive. Especially if you get the good stuff from a butcher you trust. …

Food

The Worst Nut Butters for Weight Loss

When it comes to nut butter, navigating your options can be overwhelming. It can be difficult to settle on the type of nut you want — peanut, almond, …

Nutrition

Three red wines to go with a barbecue

<b>Brookford Shiraz-Cabernet 2014</b> <b>(£6.95,</b> <b>Amps Fine Wines</b><b>; G</b><b>reat Grog</b><b>;</b> <b>Halifax Wine Company</b><b>)</b> What wines go best with a barbecue? It depends, of course, on what you’re barbecuing: even with the added smoky hit from the grill, the oily pungency of mackerel or sardines are happiest cut with a zesty, dry …

Sainsbury's

Pick Your Own Dinner at These Hunter-Gatherer Hotels

"Foraging" has been a buzzword in the food world for a while, and many hotel chefs hand-pick wild ingredients like mushrooms and herbs to serve their guests. Now these programs are no longer just for staff; several new offerings are giving guests the option to hunt and gather their own</b> …

New England

Opinion: Food safety is important, but so is locally sourced meat

It’s summer in Canada, and this means dusting off the barbecue and gearing up for grilling season. After a long winter of canned food, markets are …

Agriculture

Heavier cutlery makes food taste better

Eating with heavier cutlery makes food taste better, with researchers for the first time finding a direct link between the weight of eating utensils …

13 Seriously Tasty Steak Sandwiches

Cooking

5 Effective Strategies For Growing Your Company's Email List

“The money is in your list.”<p>Marketers have said this over and over throughout the years, and even in 2015, it remains accurate. Email is still a very effective form of digital marketing, and building an email list should be one of the main focuses of your marketing strategy, regardless of whether …

Marketing

Outdoor Grills, Ovens and Stoves for Cooking Turkey

There are a lot of ways to cook turkey. One of the cooking processes is known as grilling. Grilling is becoming the most popular methods of cooking …

Why You Should Be Deep-Frying Your $50 Steak (We're Not Kidding)

Don't be afraid to cook that $50 porterhouse steak—this method is fool-proof.<p>We get it: Cooking a steak can be intimidating. Especially a $50 steak. But this technique, from H. Alexander Talbot and Aki Kamozawa, the genius folks behind cooking blog Ideas in Food, is fool-proof. Read on for 8 steps …

BBQ

There's Another Drug-Resistant Bacteria In Meat

We’ve heard about listeria in ice cream and E. coli in spinach, but new research suggests there’s another bacterial strain that may be infecting …

The Best Oils for Cooking, and Which to Avoid

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Canola, grapeseed, olive, hemp, avocado, vegetable… the world of cooking oils is a big, confusing place. Here's how to make sense of it all.<p>When it comes to the performance and flavor, not all cooking oils are created equal. Some perform well at high temperatures, making them ideal …

Ice Cream

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HugeDomains.com - HomesCooking.com is for sale (Homes Cooking)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

The Secret to Kid-Friendly Meat? Easy Marinades — Get the Recipes

One mom shares two tried-and-true marinades for simple, flavorful meat that her children adore.<p>When it comes to cooking with small kids underfoot, …

How to Tell If Your Steak Is Cooked Without a Thermometer

<i>by Sheela Prakash, Epicurious</i><p>My tiny New York City apartment doesn't have any outdoor space, so when I recently spent some time in a rental house in Florida, I cooked on the grill.<p>A lot.<p>Like, for every meal.<p>One night, when I was grilling steak, I ran into the kitchen to grab an instant-read digital …

Let Americans know what's in their food

<b>(CNN) —</b> One morning, just over a century ago, President Theodore Roosevelt threw his breakfast sausages out of a White House window.<p>That, at least, is how one humorist painted the picture of the President upon reading Upton Sinclair's now-classic novel "The Jungle," set amidst the severe and …

FDA

Report: Food Recalls Have Nearly Doubled Since 2002

The number of U.S. food products recalled — and the costs associated with those recalls — have nearly doubled since 2002, according to a report by …

Agriculture

Here's How To Serve Glorious, Glorious Bacon At Your Wedding

<i>By Nicole Piquant for TheKnot.com</i><p>You serve pulled pork sliders and pigs-in-a-blanket at your wedding, so why not bacon? It's the <i>ultimate</i> crowd pleaser and doesn't always have to bring up memories of the closest Waffle House. You can even get creative with it, like having a pile of maple bacon …

Cooking

What Happens When You Eat a McDonald’s Hamburger?

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>When talking about fast food giants, nothing can be bigger – and more infamous – than McDonald's. Those two "golden arches" sign are so …

15 New Social-Media Templates to Save You Even More Time With Your Marketing

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Imagine having a quick and fast way to get up to speed with social media or to get your work done in less time (and with more confidence).<p>When I’m in a pinch or into something new, one of the first places I turn is toward a template. I’ve built a stash of …

Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast

Ingredients<p>4-5 pounds Beef Chuck Roast<br>• 2 cups Beef Broth<br>• 1/2 cup Light Brown Sugar<br>• 1/4 cup Balsamic Vinegar<br>• 1 Tbsp Soy Sauce<br>• 1 tsp Salt<br>• 1/4 tsp Red Pepper …

How to Optimize Your Site for Every Stage of the Buying Cycle

If you’ve been in marketing for a while, you’ll eventually discover a harsh reality.You can’t force people to buy from you.No matter how sexy your …

Marketing

Countryside Network

There are a couple of different ways you can expand your flock. One way is to use the best broody hens in your flock. For those who don’t want to …

Farming

U.S. cattle industry has beef with decision to allow Argentine imports

<b>(CNN) —</b> Good news for meat lovers: The U.S. government is lifting a 14-year ban on Argentine beef.<p>The United States banned the product after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease plagued the South American country in 2001.<p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection …

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