Tips for Cooking in a Chiminea

Tips for Cooking in a Chiminea

Chimineas were invented in Mexico in the 17th century. The original chimineas were pumpkin-shaped clay ovens used to bake bread. The bottom of the chiminea was wide with a large opening in the front and the chiminea had a 3-foot tall chimney. Once the coals were hot, food was placed directly on the coals using either a large metal sheet (for baking bread) or food was threaded on skewers.

Today, most chimineas are manufactured using cast iron and come with a grill that can slide out. Whether you have a cast iron chiminea or a traditional clay chiminea, you can cook delicious meals using the following chiminea cooking tips. Read more

Barbecue Tips for Perfect Meat

Barbecue Tips for Perfect Meat

Who is barbecuing may have visions of big pieces of juicy and tender meat contains a subtle charcoal air and taste. The latter is not limited to charcoal grill users. Also on a gas grill or electric barbecue wood flavor can be mimicked by wood smoke. But how prepared you are the perfect steak, burger or bratwurst and barbecue which is best for you? Find out more about safe and healthy barbecuing.

Charcoal, gas or electric barbecue?

A delicate topic! There are also noticeable distinct camps; one swears by the taste of the charcoal grill the other prefers the convenience of an electric barbecue yet another praises the convenience of a portable gas barbecue. Anyway different tests show that the flavor seems to be hardly affected by the type of heating source. Read more

Top 3 Best Food Delivery Near Me Websites

Top 3 Best Food Delivery Near Me Websites

No matter where you are, eating well is of utmost importance. Whether in the comfort of your home, too lazy to part from your couch, or visiting a city for the first time, the answer to the question “What is the best food delivery near me” is something you must know at all times.

Things are easier when in your hometown. Personally, I have the phones of all places that have food delivery near me. A pizza place, a Chinese take-out, and a fast food delivery near me, that’s all I need to function and be happy.

However, things get a bit complicated when you travel. When I was in NY a few months ago, I typed “food delivery near me” on Google because I had no idea where to start from. A few minutes of research later I concluded that the online world is full of websites and apps that offer a vast number of restaurants you can order from, without even having to speak to actual people. Just a few clicks and a little patience until the food arrives is all you need. Read more

Quick and Easy Pancake Recipes for Students

Quick and Easy Pancake Recipes for Students

I must admit I’ve never been a morning person. Maybe it’s because of all the freelancing jobs that kept me up all night, or all the great TV shows that you tell yourself “I’ll only watch an episode”, and end up watching the whole season in one sitting. Either way, it all adds up… I am a night owl!

But there is a point in life when you have to let go of certain habits and try and adjust to the newly created circumstances… Well this year all my classes start pretty early, some of them even as early as 8, so I really had to adjust BIG TIME. Believe me, if there weren’t that many easy and simple recipes for pancakes I would have stayed hungry. You’ve all been there, when in college you don’t have the money to eat out all the time, nor do you have the time to cook fancy meals, so maybe a quick pancake recipe can be your answer. Read more