Tag: foodie

Book Review | Licking the Spoon by Candace Walsh

I just finished the book “Licking the Spoon” – A memoir of food, family and identity, by Candace Walsh.  I could take the easy way out and rave about it.  Others have.  But I am not.  The book was not what I was expecting.  Well written?  Yes.  Well edited?  Yes.  A foodie book?  Only in the weakest sense. I am […]

Three Great Gifts for Foodies

If you are looking for the perfect gift for someone who is passionate about food, here are three unique gift ideas that are guaranteed to impress. Finding the right gift for a food lover can be a little daunting as it is hard to find a gift that will stand out from the rest. With […]

Foreign foodie words

Would you love me or hate me if I called you a Feinschmecker? Have you noticed how menus are peppered with words that most people pretend to know because they don’t want to appear stupid. Here’s a fun article that lists some words that you’re bound to know and a few that you don’t but […]

2010 flavor forecast from McCormick

Image via Wikipedia What do you think about these 10 flavor pairings? 1.    Roasted Ginger & Rhubarb —  Exciting layers of spicy and sour, with warming notes and a powerful tang 2.    Thai Basil & Watermelon —   A colorful study in contrasts offers a sweet, refreshing balance 3.    Caraway & Bitter Greens —  An […]