Culinary

Stress eating doesn’t have to be unhealthy

Culinary, Health & Nutrition

Stress eating may be associated with unhealthy eating, which may make you feel worse so you continue the cycle. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

popcorn

Popcorn comes full circle with a nutritious twist

Culinary

From the cast iron pot to the electric air popper to the game-changing microwave popcorn bags, How we make popcorn has changed over the years. Now we’ve learned that gran …

cooking oil

Is your cooking oil making you sick?

Culinary, Health & Nutrition

The cooking oil you’re using may be releasing toxic chemicals. A recent study warns against using some of the most common vegetable oils for high heat cooking, such as fr …

Malaysian ingredients

Make your next meal more exotic with these Malaysian ingredients

Culinary

There’s a whole world of flavorful ingredients that can help make your everyday meals more exotic and flavorful. And the good news is: You don’t have to be a world-class …

Malaysian ingredients

Planet-friendly Malaysian ingredients may be coming to a table near you

Culinary, Health & Nutrition

It can be challenge to deliver exotic-tasting cuisine using only local ingredients, but Chef Gerard Viverito has embraced ingredients from one of the world’s most eco-fri …

sustainable in the kitchen

Surprising ways dads can stay sustainable in the kitchen

Culinary, Sustainability

Today’s men can stay sustainable in the kitchen in surprisingly macho ways, such as brewing your own beer and grilling with non-GMO Malaysian certified sustainable palm o …

Indulge in World Chocolate Day!

Culinary, What's New

A growing number of chocolate makers, including Kinder, Ferrero, Mars and Nestle, use certified sustainable palm oil to make environmentally friendly and responsible choc …

Blogger teaches home cooks how to use palm oil for classic American meal

Blogger teaches home cooks how to use palm oil for classic American meal

Culinary, In The News, What's New

Blogger SoCalTwinMommy showed other home cooks how to prepare a classic grilled meal using Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil. “About a year ago, I was introduced t …

grilling gone wrong

Grilling gone wrong

Culinary, What's New

Grilling is fun and can be delicious. With a few precautions, you can keep foodborne pathogens, fires and exposure to carcinogens from spoiling one of our best warm weath …

cooking oils belong in your kitchen

These eight cooking oils belong in your kitchen. These four don’t.

Culinary

Today’s cooks have many more options, and thankfully, most of them are healthier. This guide describes eight cooking oils which deserve a spot in your kitchen. It also li …

perennial foods

Eating more perennial foods may be the next big trend

Culinary, Sustainable Agriculture, What's New

If a home garden full of perennial plants, such as rhubarb, asparagus, onions, berries, grapes and yams can deliver bushels of nutritious food with little to no effort, c …

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Smoke points: When even good oils go bad

Culinary, Health & Nutrition

This post was originally published on June 12, 2014 and updated on March 26, 2020. If you’ve ever heated oil to the point where it starts to smoke, then you have exceeded …