World Barista Championship 2013

Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2013 by Food_and_Beverages

The Professional Barista's Handbook Congratulations, Pete Licata! You are the champion of the 2013 World Barista Championship. Pete Licata won the 2013 US Barista Championship that was held in Boston earlier this year and advanced to the World Barista Championship that was held from May 23 to May 26 in Melbourne, Australia. It is quite exiting to know that the champion is not from Europe, Colombia or Brazil but . . . more »

Don't Throw Away Those Vegetables!

Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 by Food_and_Beverages

Canning for A New Generation Preserve 'em! By now your garden is beginning to bear the fruits of your labor -- perhaps a little too well. Many a savvy gardener has turned jars to preserve their garden harvest. And the great thing about preserving in jars is that they make lovely decoration for your kitchen shelves! Here are some of my favorite preserving & canning books. -Megan Canning for A . . . more »