If you are a big fan of barbecue sauce, you might always be looking to try different brands and flavors. You might like a nice, hot barbecue sauce with a great kick or you might like a sweet sauce. Although you might never get tired of trying barbecue sauce, you could be running out of ideas of how to cook with it or how to serve it. These are a few different ideas that you should try.
Do you have someone in your life who absolutely loves coffee? Buying a creative gift for this person might seem tough. You could give them a few bags of coffee or a gift card to their favorite coffee shop, but you've done that before—and you want to do something different this time! Here are five coffee-related accessories they're likely to appreciate.
A Long-Handled Spoon
A long-handled spoon will come in really handy when your friend makes coffee in a French press, or when they make coffee beverages in tall glasses.
Several years ago, grass-fed meat basically burst onto the consumer meat-buying scene. It had been around long before; it just didn't get that much attention. But with concerns about antibiotics and feedlot conditions growing among shoppers, many smaller meat operations turned to grass-fed, pasture-raised, or organic-raised cows. This meat was touted as much healthier, and stores and suppliers both saw an increase in requests. But again, this type of meat can cost more, so is it worth it for shoppers to buy it, and more importantly, is it worth it for markets to stock it?
Most people are familiar with tobacco as being a harmful substance that is smoked in cigarettes or cigars. While this is one use of tobacco, the tobacco leaf can actually be used as an herb when cooking. Adding tobacco to your dishes lends them a subtle smoky flavor that can be used to create some interesting flavor combinations.
Here are three ways that you can utilize tobacco in your sweet and savory dishes to make them more unique in the future:
Virtually everyone knows they are supposed to drink a minimum of eight 8-ounce glasses of water each day, but if you're not unaccustomed to this healthy habit, it can feel like a distasteful chore. Many people would rather drink coffee, tea, juice, and soda simply because it tastes better. Thankfully, like any habit, you will likely eventually get used to drinking water, but tap water doesn't have to be boring. Here are five ways to jazz up that plain glass of water.