Almond paste looks like a lump of Play Dough. It is actually a confection made from blanched dried almonds, sugar, and a liquid such as glycerin or cane syrup. Learn about the history and uses of this ingredient.
We end up with lots of pumpkins in the fall as we use our summer pumpkin crop. Learn how to use those leftover pumpkin seeds. Includes information on roasting, toasting and spicing.
Pronounced [chee-KOHs] this kiln dried corn is a specialty of the northern part of the Southwest. The word "chico" in Spanish means little boy. Our discusses history, uses, nutrition and includes recipes.
There are many reasons to discover types of alternative flours to use instead of our standard wheat flour. This list offers both flours with gluten as well as many gluten-free alternatives from Amaranth to Urad flour along with substitution tips. Alternatives for gluten free eating.