Deli Pepperoni Vs. Pepperoni (Comparison, Which is Better?)
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Deli Pepperoni Vs. Pepperoni (Comparison, Which is Better?)

Did you know that most people love deli pepperoni compared to pepperoni? Have you ever wondered why? People say that deli pepperoni is more delicious than pepperoni.  Most people find it difficult to differentiate between Deli Pepperoni and pepperoni. Why is that? Because the general outlook is almost the same.  Deli Pepperoni is a dried…

Why Does My Pork Smell Like Eggs?
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Why Does My Pork Smell Like Eggs?

Many people love eating pork because it’s high in protein and it is a versatile meat. It’s also cheap compared to other types of meat. It’s amazing how appetizing the parts of pork can be. However, pork smelling is not a good sign. Fresh pork should not smell. There must be something either in the…

Kikkoman VS. La Choy Sauce
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Kikkoman VS. La Choy Sauce

Kikkoman sauce is originally from Japan. It is produced in a manufacturing process called “honjozo” in Japanese. The production is similar to wine production in that microorganisms chemically break it down.   It is then soaked in water and steamed under high pressure. This process is known as fermentation. Kikkoman is rich in umami, which brings…

How to Tell if Venison is Bad
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How to Tell if Venison is Bad

Have you ever tried any game meat? If not, you should eat venison to start you off. It has an earthy taste and retains less water than other types of meat like beef.  The first time I ate venison, it was roasted. I love meat, and as usual, I was willing to try deer meat….

Gorgonzola Cheese Substitute
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Gorgonzola Cheese Substitute

A recipe that challenges me is one of the reasons I relish cooking. When I come across a recipe that requires me to use an ingredient I have never used or heard of, I am thrilled. I want to discover the ingredients and see if I will love them. I am not always lucky in…

Substitutes for Chili Beans
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Substitutes for Chili Beans

There is nothing I enjoy more than eating chili beans with baked potatoes. It is a very fulfilling meal. Besides baked or roasted potatoes, you can also enjoy chili beans with other meals like tacos and salad.  Different people prepare chili beans in different ways. Personally, using beef chili sauce is my favorite. You can,…

Substitute For Brussels Sprouts
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Substitute For Brussels Sprouts

I am a firm believer in eating vegetables. They improve our health and make delicious side dishes. Brussels sprouts are no different. They are full of nutrients and minerals. I love roasting them to improve their flavor. I shallow fry or steam them at times, depending on how I take them. From hamburgers to meat…