[1] Smile Farms sells red and green varieties of hot sauce(both photoa © Smile Farms. [2] The first step is planting the seeds.   Heat with Heart hot sauce is a feel-good stocking stuffer or party favor. The red and green hot sauce varieties are composed entirely of chile peppers grown by Smile Farmers. Smile […]

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  It’s almost time to celebrate Advent with the Woodhouse Artisan Chocolate Advent Calendar. One of our favorite chocolatiers makes a deluxe Chocolate Advent Calendar each holiday season. Pre-sale begins today at 1 pm Pacific Time. Why pre-sale? Because these are made by hand, and there are only 150 available. This is the company’s second […]

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  A sourdough loaf tinted blue-gray (photo © Geraud Pfeiffer).     We enjoy food photographer Geraud Pfeiffer’s delicious bread photography. Sure, the Internet is filled with photos of croissants, pain au chocolate, loaves of bread, and sandwiches. But seeing a whole grid of them on Instagram is deliciousness-plus. There are even a few pastries […]

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  We’re gearing up our holiday gift list, starting with something that’s tasty, heart-healthy, and packaged in a “keeper” can: Onsuri Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Onsuri’s EVOO is made from some of Europe’s most prestigious olive varieties grown in the heart of Jordan. Greek, Spanish and local olive trees are tenderly cultivated on the Onsuri […]

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This year’s World Cheese Awards was held recently at a conference center in Newport, Wales. It was originally to be held in Kyiv, Ukraine, but the location had to be moved due to the Russian invasion. (All fees were waived for the Ukraine entries, and the country had opportunities to showcase its cheeses throughout the […]

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  November 2nd is National Deviled Egg Day. How about a Deviled Egg Party Bar? It’s a fun complement to a cocktail party or tea party. See how to throw one, below. > The history of deviled eggs, and the difference between deviled eggs and stuffed eggs. > Our favorite deviled egg recipes. > Tips […]

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  After the feedback from yesterday’s scary recipe, Feetloaf, we have time to offer one more before the big night (a.k.a. Halloween): a mummy jalapeño poppers recipe (photos #1 and #4). This recipe is from Folios Cheese Wraps, a Nibble Top Pick Of The Week. They’re a great product that you can use instead of […]

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This year, for National Chocolate Day, October 28th, we’ve got Part 2 of our exploration of chocolate and cheese pairings. The chart below joins our other chocolate pairing articles: Beer & Chocolate Pairings Cheese & Chocolate Pairings, Part 1 Scharffen Berger Chocolate Bars & Wine Pairings Scotch & Chocolate Pairing Sparkling Rosé & Chocolate Pairings […]

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