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How to please the Halal customer

One new trend mentioned by exhibitors on almost every stand at SIAL is that Halal food and drink is in big demand – with apparently around 50% of visitors (many of them major food buyers) asking for preparation by these rules.

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Kosher Vinegar.....what is it?

For various belief systems, there are foods that cannot be consumed. Often, this is pork and that is by far the most commonly-known food that is forbidden but there are other foods, including vinegar. 389 more words


Smoked Paprika Pumpkin Seeds

Ah, it is that time of year again.  Time for pumpkins and jack o’lanterns and…pumpkin seeds!I grew three nice pumpkins in my garden.  Each was destined for a different design to be carved; all selected by Cam, of course.   165 more words


Sweet, Sweet Onions...

I shared yesterday my dilemma in buying Sweet Onions in bulk, then forgetting about them for over a month. So, I’m trying my best to work through them this week. 188 more words


White Pizza with Sweet Potato

Time to really shift gears into the fall harvest. It was a very good year for sweet potatoes.

My first ode to the sweet potato – a white pizza with sweet potato as the topping.   206 more words


Classic Turkey and Creamy Rice Casserole

I love just about everything that came from the 1950’s. Easy, tasty, comforting casseroles are included. I however, just can’t bring myself to serve my family the processed convenience foods the 50’s made so popular.  279 more words



I really wanted to go to shul this morning, but apparently my alarm was turned too low, because I slept right through it. This isn’t surprising, since I went to bed at 7PM last night (although I was up in the middle of the night for a couple of hours because I was burning up — homeostasis, ur doin it rong!) and generally slept like a rock. 500 more words