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What Dessert Goes With Chili That Will End A Meal With a Blast?

Are you having guests for dinner? I bet, you are thinking of ending the meal with the best impressions. I always take credits to desserts sealing off the evening with a memorable closure.

What dessert goes with chili? It would be a lot interesting if I wash out the grease, salt, and the spiciness from my friends’ palate with a hint of creamy sweetness. Or rather, shall I serve a  dessert that intertwines a hint of sugar and hot spice instead? Whichever I choose, you will be surprised to know that the sound of chili and dessert is a perfect blast!

Do you think so? Of course, only if you got the best pair to go along with it.

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Pork Ribs VS. Beef Ribs? Which One is Your Pick?

Apparently, pork ribs come from pigs while beef ribs come from cattle. That is clear. Do you know that aside from that, they are distinctively different when it comes to cooking?

I know you love to choose ribs out of the menu. However, in pork ribs vs. beef ribs, which one is the best? Let’s find out more and see which one is your pick!

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What Goes with Cornbread and Makes it Tastier?

You may say that baking is a productive hobby at home. For a mom, it can be a lifesaver for her kids. However, for me, it’s my stress-reliever from the pressure of a busy life. What is your favorite recipe to bake?

I guess cornbread is already a part of our family menu. It became ordinary because I bake it almost daily. Nevertheless, when it’s paired with other food, it will outshine everything I serve on the table. What goes with cornbread that would make it irresistible to my kids?

Let’s find out what dishes are a perfect match to cornbread and why they click so well!

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How long does Pasta Last in the Fridge?

How long does pasta last in the fridge? I see that you’ve cooked more than you can eat. Was it a party leftover or you just love pasta so much that you need to store some in case the cravings come? The truth is the length of time that you can keep pasta in the fridge depends on some factors that you need to consider.

Storage, ingredients and the cooking method plays an important role in making your pasta lasts longer in the fridge. If you like to experiment and find out more about it, then let’s learn the basics!

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What is the Best Rosemary Substitute? My Top 7 Suggestions

A few years ago, I couldn’t imagine cooking without fresh rosemary. A soup or any Mediterranean recipe that didn’t include this potent, aromatic herb was absolute nonsense to me.

Oh, how the tables have turned.

One of my two children is allergic to rosemary. Yikes!

As much as I love this spice, I love my kids more, so I decided to throw it all away and find a way to replace it without affecting the taste of the food I cook.

This was not an easy task.

As you know, rosemary is native to the Mediterranean, and it has a pungent, earthy flavor combined with a piney aroma. It is incredibly powerful, and it can easily overpower other spices if you use too much of it.  

So, where do I find such herb that will offer me the same strength and help me spice up my meat, roasted vegetables, soups, and stews?

It seemed like a mission impossible. However, after a few months of experimenting, I discovered no less than seven substitutes for rosemary that gave optimal results.

If you want to learn more, keep reading!

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