Casseroles are excellent ways to combine vegetables and meat to create a healthy meal in one pot. There are many recipes that you can follow but focus on buying the best ingredients.
Rice and chicken always go together. It's no wonder then that most countries have come up with their own chicken and rice dishes. If you want a new way to serve chicken and rice, here are three recipes for you.
When trying to keep to a healthy balanced diet, deciding what to serve for dessert can be a big problem. Too many desserts can include high levels of fat and sugar which can undo all your good work. Cooking desserts that fit in with a low-fat diet need not be a problem. Read more about healthy dessert ideas in this article.
This article provides you with wonderful and delicious low calorie snacks that are easy to make. Below is an amazing set of recipes that taste great but also contain less than 100 calories.
Although tortillas have been used in Mexico for hundreds of years, they were originally made from corn. Flour tortillas have only existed since the Spanish arrived in Mexico in the 16th century and flour was introduced into the region. If you would like to learn how to make great flour tortillas, follow the easy-to-read guide below.
P.F. Chang was born in Shanghai, grew up in Tokyo and relocated to the States. These cultural influences add the deliciously eclectic flavour to P.F. Chang's menu. Dishes like beef with broccoli, orange chicken, Shanghai style beef and many others are just a sampling of what can be found at any of his restaurants. Let's learn how to prepare them.
Halibut steaks are quick to cook and can be easily transformed into tasty meals for one by adding just a few ingredients. There are a number of ways of cooking halibut and the guide below shows you how to accomplish some of these.
We all need to occasionally give out bodies a break, whether or not the doctor ordered it. Ready-made meals can be full of salt and fat over which we have no control, so it is best to cook our own. Below are two light, summer bright recipes that are ideal for lunch or a light evening meal.
Hard boiled eggs are delicious in many easy dishes. They are easy to make, but, most people give them a long hard boil which makes a dry, powdery, sometimes greenish yolk and chewy white. Using the technique in this article, you can have hard cooked eggs with tender whites and a bright yellow, moist yolk. You'll have enough to use in any eggs recipe. How long does it take to boil an egg? Read on to learn.
Roast Beet Salad with Candied Pumpkin Seeds. A mix of warm, roasted beetroot, bitter salad leaves, crunchy sweet and salty pumpkin seeds and a sharp, lemony dressing - this salad is a great way to bring a little colour into winter, healthy diet eating. If you are able to buy beetroot with the leaves still attached, keep them and saute them with a little olive oil and garlic for a nice alternative to cooked spinach or chard for low carb meals. Serves 4
If you are looking for a delicious and easy chicken with rice meal, this west African recipe is perfect for you. Unlike many recipes, this one is very flexible regarding ingredients and guarantees a tasty dish. Read on the following article to know more about that great chicken and rice recipe.
Granola bars are full of healthy, natural ingredients and make an ideal snack food. They are full of energy giving nutrients, protein and carbohydrates. Homemade granola bars are perfect for a healthy addition to a lunch box or activities like cycling and hiking. This article provides you with step by step instructions in order to facilitate granola bar making.
You may like to try to make your own baby meals when weaning. Cooking for your baby need not be difficult. It is actually quite easy to produce something nutritious that your baby will enjoy. The following recipes are all suitable for babies from six to twelve months old.
There is nothing better than home-made cookies still warm from the oven. They smell great, taste great and are less expensive than shop bought. It is not difficult to make a batch of delicious cookie dough. You can adapt the recipe to incorporate your favourite ingredients. This article contains a basic cookie recipe and some suggested variations.
Cooking like a qualified gourmet chef is not as difficult as it may seem. You can easily learn these skills in the comfort of your own home. You just need a few ideas and inspiration to incorporate these differences into your home cooking, to spice up the fine dining experience. Read the guide below for some recipes so that you know how to cook gourmet food.