24 November 2015
If you are eating out at a restaurant and you want to keep things healthy while still enjoying your meal, there are a few ways you can cut calories and make sure your meal is still what you hoped for. You need to know what to order, and making sure your portions are the right size can make a big difference in how healthy your meal is. Every restaurant should have something you can enjoy while sticking with your diet plan.
19 November 2015
Shrimp is a favorite protein for many American cooks because it is low in calories, versatile and delicious. However, since it is more expensive than other proteins, such as chicken or pork, and requires different preparation techniques, many families opt to purchase shrimp only for special meals. If you are a shrimp lover who would love to get maximum enjoyment from cooking with shrimp, the following tips will help you find ways to purchase shrimp more economically, so you can enjoy it more often.
27 October 2015
Planning to hold a large gathering at a banquet center is a highly complex task that requires very careful planning. Unfortunately, it is possible for you to feel overwhelmed by this process, which may cause you to make oversights in the planning stage that can cause major problems later. To help mitigate the risk of encountering problems with your banquet, you should consider these three questions when choosing a facility to hold your gathering.
26 October 2015
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recommend Americans to eat at least two servings, or 3 to 6 ounces, of seafood each week, as it is rich in essential vitamins, minerals, omega-3 fatty acids and other nutrients. Seafood is always best when consumed fresh, but have you ever wondered just how fresh the seafood at your local restaurants is? Use these 3 tips as a guideline as to whether the seafood really captures the freshness of the sea like the restaurants claim.
22 October 2015
Pizza is considered to be a staple in the American diet, so much so that 1 in 8 Americans eat pizza on any given day. The cheesy goodness combined with a variety of toppings baked on soft dough provides an explosion of flavor. Although pizza delivered straight to your home is the best, leftover pizza can still be equally as delicious with these 3 tips. Never Leave Pizza Out Overnight
20 October 2015
Turkey burgers have the unfortunate reputation of being the boring, bland cousin of the traditional beef burger. However, it does not have to be this way! Instead of serving up plain turkey burgers, add one or both of these specialty turkey burgers to your menu. Your customers will be delighted. Garlic and Onion Turkey Burger This turkey burger recipe has a versatile flavor that appeals to a wide array of palates.
15 October 2015
If you're someone who hates red sauce, then you might cringe when Italian food is mentioned. Well, you don't have to. It's a misconception that all Italian meals are made with lots of tomatoes. There are lots of delicious Italian meals that don't involve a heavy tomato sauce. Below is a list of some of the most popular Italian meals that are made without a heavy read sauce. You will find them at most restaurants.
13 October 2015
Eating at an Italian restaurant is an amazing experience because it allows you to enjoy warm, rich, filling food, spend time talking to your friends and family members, and generally relax. Unfortunately, an Italian restaurant can be a minefield for those who are on a diet or are trying to cut their overall calorie intake. This could make it difficult for you to properly enjoy the experience. Here are some tips for making sure that you are able to stay on track with your calorie goals, even when you're enjoying a plate of pasta.
8 October 2015
If you're hosting a wedding, one of the biggest expenses is no doubt catered food. You want to wow your guests while still sticking to a budget, and if your finances are limited, this can be really challenging. Here are four ways you can save money and still have beautifully presented, fun food your guests will love. Put It on a Stick There's no law that says you have to offer a traditional sit-down or buffet meal at your event, even if it's a wedding.
7 October 2015
Many people love Mexican food but think that they have to avoid it if they are worried about their heart health. While it is true that many Mexican meals are made with lots of pork, cheese, or beef, there are also meals that are based primarily on vegetables or fish. In many areas of Mexico, cheese and meat were a luxury. Because of this, people created menus that were primarily based on beans, rice, and vegetables.