General Discussion

Discuss chow in general, including personal preferences (ketchup or mayo on fries?), national cuisines, discontinued products, and other sundries.

Do New Yorkers remember?

by ClaireS50 4 hours ago

Anyone from New York ( from upstate too!) remember the big bad 70s? The heyday of processed foods! Remember when: ...

Preferences - Tomatoes

by Gastronomos 8 days ago

It's the height of tomato season here. No need to deal with winter tomatoes right now, thankfully. But some may ...


sisterfunkhaus commented 4 hours ago

Foods You Wish You Liked

by Felliott 5 months ago

What are the foods you want to like, but just don't? I don't like most cooked fish, and I really wish I did. I love s...


ClaireS50 commented 4 hours ago

How long will different fats last?

by bloodboy 3 days ago

I bought a pack of fats from Fatworks back in October of 2015. About a month after that purchase I had no choice but ...


ClaireS50 commented 4 hours ago

World equivalent of UK "red chillies" and "green chillies"

by antihawk 1 day ago

Hi, all. I'm from the UK. Here, we don't have a large variety of chilli peppers in supermarkets: we have green, re...

ninrn commented 6 hours ago

Square watermelon in NYC?

by mali465 7 hours ago

I've seen a number of posts about square watermelons (see link), but have been completely unsuccessful in attempting ...

Healthy Single Serve Desserts

by tvan614 1 day ago

Hi there! I desperately need some ideas for some healthy, preferably low sugar desserts that are for one person!!

thecuriousfoodie commented 14 hours ago

Is it possible for consumers to purchase Disodium Riboneclueotides?

by antihawk 16 hours ago

Hi, all. It's easy to purchase MSG as a consumer in reasonably low quantities, which is convenient for me, an umam...


Just got braces and EVERYTHING hurts, need ideas for softer foods...

by pman 11 years ago

I'm told my teeth will hurt for the next few days. Tried fried tofu, and even that was a bit much. I food processed...


saregama commented 1 day ago

Seeing Fewer Farmer's Markets in My Town

by zackly 3 days ago

Maybe it's not a trend, just a local anomaly but several farmer's markets did not come back to my town (Norwalk, CT, ...

nofunlatte commented 1 day ago

Are broccoli worms harmful to human health?

by pinkskittles 9 years ago

i realize the title of this post is a little less appealing than most posts, but i thought i'd ask the community to h...


Barb_x2 commented 1 day ago

Panini Ideas

by tvan614 7 days ago

Does anyone have any favorite panini or sandwich recipes?


MGParker commented 1 day ago

Gift for a Mexican/Mexican-American family

by JBinOC 4 days ago

Any ideas of an appropriate, impactful food (or beverage) gift for a Mexican/Mexican-American family? Wife + hus...


JBinOC commented 1 day ago

chopping dates

by efdee 13 years ago

Can a regular Cuisinart blade chop dates? If not, what's the best way? I'm about to try the cookie recipe that Candy ...


DonnaMarieNJ commented 1 day ago

Spanish Bar cake - not in store anymore?

by BamiaWruz 8 years ago

Hi everyone, I was hoping someone could enlighten me with regards to a cake by the name of "Spanish bar cake". S...


squirrel79605 commented 2 days ago

Difference between Onion seeds and Nigella seeds

by cavecreek1986 7 years ago

I found a recipe which calls for both onions seeds and nigella seeds. I spoke to someone at an Indian market, and he ...


igmac commented 2 days ago

English Muffins

by HBGigi 2 years ago

Can someone please explain to me why we can't have English muffins that are cut all the way through? No matter how c...


LynnFisher commented 2 days ago

Peaches, 2017 crop

by zackly 2 months ago

I've been reading/hearing about poor peach crops in Georgia & South Carolina due to a late freeze. Yields are down up...


eragavanis commented 3 days ago

Does anyone eat tartar sauce with anything other than fish?

by fldhkybnva 4 years ago

Love tartar sauce, great sauce with fish. Does anyone use it with anything else? Just wondering. SO loves it with s...


suebaby61 commented 3 days ago

Weird but good food combos

by tvan614 7 days ago

Hi there! I was just wondering if anyone has any food combinations that they like that may seem mundane or odd to ...

The_Libster commented 4 days ago