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The Forbidden Thistle

The Forbidden Thistle

Until the 16th century many countries forbid women from eating artichokes.

Pick the Right Wine Glass

Pick the Right Wine Glass

Dining Etiquette 101: Red wine and white wine are served in different glasses! Red wine glasses are more round with a bigger mouth to allow the wine to breathe. White wine glasses are typically smaller.

What are Capers?

What are Capers?

Capers are the unripe flower buds of Capparis spinosa. They are also called Flinders rose.

Perfectly Cooked Pasta

Perfectly Cooked Pasta

For pasta like your Grandmother made it; try cooking in the largest pot you can find! The bigger the pot, the less the pasta will lower the water temperature.