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What’s In a Name

CAESAR SALAD honors restaurateur Caesar Cardini, who invented it in Tijuana, Mexico in 1924. Cardini’s original recipe included romaine, garlic, croutons, Parmesan cheese, boiled eggs, olive oil and Worcestershire sauce. He was said to be staunchly against the inclusion of … Continue reading

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Green Vegetables Fight Blindness

People who regularly eat leafy green vegetables greatly reduce their risk of developing a form of blindness that affects millions of  elderly citizens. Johanna Seddon, author of the study and professor of ophthalmology at the Harvard Medical School, said eating … Continue reading

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Evolution of Cuisine

Clime and Place … Food Element The evolution of cuisine varies from place to place yet the process is the same. A cuisine begins with the weather, the seasons, the sources. From these come the food elements. Although the choice … Continue reading

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