World of food and wine looks at a fascinating variety of customs and traditions in different countries across the globe, describing how the world cooks, eats, and drinks.
Starting point for a World Food and Wine tour
We love food and wine. We are partial to good food, we enjoy discovering new flavors, we like the way wine tastes, the way wine enhances a meal and how people come together around the dinner table to share food and wine. Food and wine can become a pleasure opening a door to other countries, to other cultures, to new people.
Home cooking can become boring, after a while. Look around world food and wine for something different. Variety is the spice of life and it is also an essential ingredient to stay a happy and motivated cook.
"We are for simple cooking. We don't have the time." You'll say.
It is wrong to keep home cooking a boring activity. We need garnishes and side dishes to enjoy a meal. We want fantasy with shape and color. unexpected flavors and aromas. Things that surprise our taste buds. find out how it is food can cease to be simply fuel for life and became a pleasure more satisfying than you ever thought possible to find on a plate.
Take a new interest in cooking and where food comes from. Learn not only which foods are healthy, but ensure they come from sustainable sources. Healthy eating goes necessarily through the stove, and you can save the world at the same time.
Oriental cooking is just delicious.
The world is your oyster
Find step by step recipes, easy to follow. Anyone with minimum cooking skills.
Planning and cooking an Italian dinner for six is as easy as planning and cooking anything else. Doing a British, Danish or Russian dinner, designing a romantic dinner for two, Paris style, a Caribbean party for twenty, a Hawaiian luau for six couples; an Indonesian banquet for ten, exciting. When we have the information about the cooking of other countries at our fingertips, it's easy to add exciting new tastes to our home cooking.
We'll discover that Chinese stir-frying is quick cooking and fall in love with the simplicity of Japanese dishes. We'll try easy going Spanish tapas and Middle Eastern spices. We can always fall back on fajitas, burgers, clam chowder and chicken pot pie when we feel home sick.
Home cooking is now full of exciting possibilities. Let's do some food travel and bring the world to you.
Food and wine adventures
Food and wine go well together. The right food enhances the flavors in the wine and wine is the perfect complement for food. Discover the mysteries of wine and food proper pairing and impress your friends at your next gathering with your knowledge about pairing wine and cheese. Though pasta goes well with almost every wine, there are a few rules to follow if you want to match pasta and your favorite wines.