Archive for the ‘Culinary’ Category

Wine vs Beer

It’s an age-old debate, probably as old as the most antiquated oak barrels and brew pots. Behind the waggish claims from both beer and wine camps, sober or otherwise, lies a serious battle to wrestle market shares in developed and emerging markets and across generations.

If we go by votes, the people who altogether consumed 189 billion liters of beer in 2011 clearly outnumbered those who drank wine for a collective 24 billion liters in the same year. But sales can be misleading.

As h…

Keep Food Fresher Longer

Doctors agree that one of the best ways to improve your diet is to eat more fresh foods. But eating fresh often means throwing out food that spoils before you can eat it.

 

That all changes today with the North American launch of a revolutionary breakthrough in food preservation: Freshy!

Freshy is a small, egg-shaped device that is placed both in the refrigerator and pantry to prolong the shelf life of food. Freshy contains natural mineral elements and emits safe energy that reduces…

Create Numi’s Next Signature Blend – Contest

Be Your Own Tea Alchemist for a Chance to Win a Trip to San Francisco

Numi Organic Tea, known for delicious organic, non-GMO and Fair Trade Certified teas and teasans, is proud to announce its “Create Numi’s Next Signature Blend” Contest!  Create your own personalized tea blend with ingredients found in Numi’s Artisan’s Tea Blending Kit as well as with spices and herbs often found in your kitchen for a chance to create the newest Numi Organic Tea blend and win a trip to San Francisco.

Cooking Showdown at the World Food Championships

54 chefs from across the country begin vying for a spot in the final round of the 2nd Annual US Foods Next Top Product contest. From savory sauces to flaky pastries, recipes poured into US Foods from across the country and now the public must vote to decide which dish will move on to the final round of competition. Voting is open today through September 20 at www.usfoods.com/NTP.

“The creativity and enthusiasm we’ve seen in this year’s Next Top Product contest is nothing short of ph…

Delicious Pink Products for Breast Cancer Awareness

­ Harry & David announces today the 2013 Pink Pear Collection that will be available this October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the fourth consecutive year, Harry & David has partnered with the Noreen Fraser Foundation, a non-profit organization that focuses on advancing research, prevention and treatment of women¹s cancers, to raise awareness and support in the fight against women¹s cancers. A portion of the proceeds from the Pink Pear Collection will go to the Noreen Fraser…

DISHCRAWL MAKES ITS SOUTHWEST FLORIDA DEBUT!

Bringing food lovers, locals, and newcomers to Cape Coral through four restaurants in one night

Dishcrawl, is a new up and coming company that has been bringing communities together for the past 3 years. A national startup founded on the premise that communities can be brought together through good food and good company, is expanding to Cape Coral this August! Dishcrawl welcomes foodies, visitors to the area, and locals who love their community together for one night of dining ecstasy. Dishcraw…

Coffee for Everyone

Like a good friend, a good cup of coffee comforts us, makes things feel right and sparks beautiful ideas. Store on fun facts, helpful hints and fascinating frugal clues from this infographic which spreads information and inspiration perfect for your second cup.

Learn how to prepare the world’s best loved coffee blends like a pro to serving the perfect coffee nibblers that goes with what flavor. Ever tried liquor coffee or cloves on your coffee before? Want to know what you have in common wi…

Celebrate National Peach Month

The peach is a classic sign of summertime. And what better way to honor this delectable fruit than by sipping peachy cocktails from Van Gogh Vodka during National Peach Month this August.

 

Kick off the celebration with Van Gogh’s Peach Cooler, a tipple that’s a little sweet and a little tart, but completely peachy! This libation combines Van Gogh Cool Peach Vodka, pomegranate juice and ginger ale. Then shake up the Fuzzy Navel Crush, which is simply made with Van Gogh Cool Peach Vodka…

Delicious Raw Opens on Fifth Avenue South

Delicious Raw, an exciting new fresh fruit and vegetable juice bar concept, brings a delicious aspect of healthy living to Fifth Avenue South in Naples.

Delicious Raw features a specially designed menu of 15 fruit and vegetable juices and 15 fruit and vegetable smoothies and five classic pressed juices as well as wellness shots. All of the restaurant’s delicious fresh fruit and vegetable juices and smoothies are handmade to order from only fresh, raw, high-quality produce and super …

Food Needed For Children Out Of School

Hungry families and children out of school for the summer will benefit from an evening of music and fellowship at the 16th Annual A Midsummer Night’s Sing, presented by First Presbyterian Church of Fort Myers and sponsored by the Galloway Family of Dealerships.

The event, planned for Tuesday, July 23, at First Presbyterian Church at 2438 Second St. in downtown Fort Myers, will be a 90-minute performance of hymns, instrumentalists, and special guests beginning at 7 p.m., with doors opening a…