Food plays an important role in Chinese culture. The Chinese have a strong meal tradition and have a great respect for meal planning. Many foods eaten in Chinese culture have symbolic connotations and can represent many things. Instead of an entrée, main course and a dessert the Chinese approach to preparation and food serving is [...]
Dinner parties can be a great way to spend some quality time with family and friends, but it can also be quite daunting if you are unsure of what to cook. Hosting a dinner party is one thing, cooking the food is another.
A Greek-style meal will undoubtedly include any combination of the following: succulent lamb, roasted vegetables, tangy feta and spinach fillings and sweet desserts. Here is our suggestion for a Greek inspired dinner that features all the essential Greek ingredients. Your secret weapon for sure-fire success? Good quality olive oil – the Greeks simply won’t go [...]
Who doesn’t love Mexican food? From cheesy nachos with creamy guacamole to spicy chilli con carne and Mexican rice, there is a Mexican dish to suit every taste, budget and style. Here is a meal plan for the perfect Mexican-style dinner. Sombreros are optional.
Unless you’re a vegetarian, chances are you probably haven’t tried tofu. Often described as tasting like a “sponge”, non-vegetarians are usually very derogatory towards the vegetarian food. The fact is that even non-vegetarians can enjoy tofu if they know how to use it properly in cooking. Not all vegetarians have to eat tofu. There are [...]