Are Energy Drinks Vegan

are energy drinks vegan

This is an article about the ingredients in energy drinks and whether they are suitable for a vegan diet. I want to explain what I mean when I say ‘vegan’. Basically, a vegan is someone who does not eat or use any animal products. That means no meat, fish, dairy or eggs.  So why do … Read more

Ube vs Taro: What’s the Difference

ube vs taro

Ube or taro? Both are tubers, and they have similar colors, but there is a big difference between the two. Ube is from the  Persea genus of flowering plants in the mulberry family, while taro comes from Colocasia esculentum, which belongs to the arum family. What is Ube First off, let’s talk about ube. Ube … Read more

Trout vs Salmon

trout vs salmon

The biggest difference between trout and salmon is the taste, color, and texture. Trout has a much ‘drier’ (more firm) texture than salmon. Salmon is by far more popular in North America than trout and purchasing salmon is easier, however, both fish are amazing with their differences in flavoring. To cook trout you should make … Read more

5 Pizza Alternatives

pizza alternatives

As a beloved dish in countries across the globe, pizza is one of the most popular foods around. This universally cherished dish dates back to Naples, Italy in the 18th century. It was there that pizza truly came into being as a convenient and inexpensive food for the busy working men. These original pizzas were … Read more

10 Different Types of Martinis

types of martinis

The martini is a classic American cocktail with timeless popularity. Made with varying proportions of gin and dry vermouth, the martini is an alcoholic beverage with endless variations. Figures throughout history, both real and fictional, have been known to adopt martinis as their drink of choice. One of the most widely recognized examples of this … Read more

10 Different Types of Garlic

Types of Garlic

Garlic is one of the most popular and widely used seasonings on the planet, and while most people don’t realize it there are over 600 different types of garlic out there to choose from – and more being added to this number regularly. Garlic is quite versatile and has been used in culinary, medicinal and … Read more