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This page conains pointers to things that might be interesting to cooks and eaters. Some of them have recipes, some of them are more informational, but they make an interesting explore. As usual, additions welcome.
  • Indiana Center for New Crops & Plant Products: a very extensive list of herbs, spices and foods. Their search engine, and a short sample:
  • Citrus Fruits
  • Avocado
  • Beets
  • Black-eyed Pea
  • Kidney Bean
  • Passionfruit
  • Pine_nut
  • Pomegranite
  • Star Fruit
  • Tamarind
  • Wheat
  • Wild Rice
  • Yam
  • The Food Lover's Glossary: big dictionary!
  • Epicurious's dictionary
  • Spice Alphabet: names of spices in lots of other languages.
  • Focus on Alcohol
  • Bagels
  • BakeryNet: for those who have or want to open a bakery. Password required.
  • Boulangerie Pātisserie BONNEAU (French Bakery; lots of info in French
  • BBQ Resource and The Grillery (tips, recipes, etc) and The History of Barbecue
  • Korvan Harvesters (they sell harvesters for coffee & berries)
  • Focus on Books & other cooking literature
  • Bread Baking
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Focus on Chile
  • Focus on Chocolate
  • Focus on Coffee & Caffeine
  • Crab
  • Cranberries
  • Dim Sum & other chinese
  • Fish and more on Fish from Hawaii
  • Fritolay's products
  • Edible Flowers
  • History of Grapefruit (the "Forbidden Fruit")
  • Haggis Information
  • Focus on Herbs
  • Making perfect Ice Cream
  • Doner Kebabs
  • Kiwi fruits
  • The Maple Syrup making process
  • About Canada's maple syrup industry
  • Carne : an italian magazine dedicated to meat (in italian)
  • Making Perfect Muffins
  • Nutrasweet
  • Ostriches
  • The Pear Pages
  • Origins of Coconut Cream and Pina Colada
  • The WWW Pizza Server
  • National Pork Producers Council
  • Focus on Spices
  • Rolling Your Own Sushi - Detailed instructions on how to prepare sushi, and Sushi Vocabulary. For those of you who'd like to download sushi directly to your computer, try Wade's Virtual Sushi Parlour (for amusement value only, no charges incurred)
  • Biotech Tomatoes: is a genetically engineered tomato still a tomato?
  • Selecting and Roasting a Perfect Turkey and Butterball Turkey's How to prepare a Picture-Perfect turkey!
  • Unusual Foods of the World
  • Vegetarian Info
  • Venison
  • The Water FAQ, and the Texas Water Association (water laws, products, etc)

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