Turmeric seems to be popping up everywhere. In rice sure, on chicken no problem, but in smoothies, juices, or even turmeric ice cream? It seems there is no stopping the reach of this bright yellow spice, but why?
Sure, it gives food a unique exciting color and has a distinct flavor, but what it really comes down to is antioxidants. Looking at other foods high in antioxidants you will notice they’re becoming more common: pomegranate, green tea, acai (ah-sigh-EE), juniper. All these foods, besides being extremely delicious, counteract free radicals. Continue reading “Antioxidants On The Rise”
When one thinks of bacon the common thought is “Well, doesn’t everything taste better with bacon?” And so is the case for the uncured, unsmoked and non-sliced pork belly.
Whether it’s a savory bacon n’ eggs breakfast or a sweet chipotle honey pork belly glazed donut, pork belly and bacon are definitely two of a chef’s favorite ingredients when driving menu innovation and “New News” on their restaurant menus.