Have you ever thought about combining alcohol with your cooking? Alcohol actually adds a lot of flavor to your recipes. Just think of vanilla, an alcohol-based extract that provides intense flavoring. By incorporating alcohol into your cooking you can create a palate-pleasing taste.
Some recipes require alcohol in order to achieve their full flavor. In the case of breads and batters, beer contains yeast,... Read More
They don't call it a beer belly for nothing. Drinking excessive amount of alcohol can pack on the pounds. So if you're watching your waistline, you may want to skip that next round. It's important to remember that all alcoholic drinks are not created equal. Perhaps the smartest choice calorie-wise is a glass of wine. Both red and white wines will cost you just 100 calories per a five-ounce glass. They also have no fat. If you... Read More
April marks Alcohol Awareness Month. It's a great opportunity to discuss the topic of alcohol abuse and its consequences with your children. Unfortunately, a child's first exposure to alcohol - and alcohol abuse - can be at home. As a parent, it's your responsibility to lead by example. In other words, getting drunk around your children isn't the best precedent to set when you're trying to dissuade impressionable youth from... Read More