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Recipe: Strawberry Snacking Cake

Recipe:  Strawberry Snacking Cake

By Sarah Jampel photo credits : bonappetit.com Strawberry Snacking Cake Make 1 13 X 9" cake Ingredients: 8 oz. strawberries, hulled, thinly sliced lengthwise 1 cup plus 3 Tbsp. sugar, divided, plus more for pan Kosher salt ¾ cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for pan 1½ cups (180 g) all-purpose flour ½ cup (60 g) fine-grind cornmeal ½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. baking soda 3 large eggs 2 large egg yolks ½ cup plus 2 Tbsp. sour cream  Finely grated zest of 2 lemons 3 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice 2 tsp. vanilla extract ½ cup strawberry jam  Method: 1. Preheat oven to 350°. Gently toss strawberries, 1 Tbsp. sugar, and a pinch...

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Kalamata King Now Available at Singapore Airline’s Krisshop

Kalamata King Now Available at Singapore Airline’s Krisshop

Dandaragan Estate’s 500ml Kalamata King extra virgin olive oil is now available at Krisshop, the inflight store of Singapore’s flag carrier airline.

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The differences between extra virgin, light and pure olive oil

 By Chloe Warren When it comes to "fats" it can be difficult to pick apart fact from fiction. Coconut oil promotes weight loss (unlikely). Butter protects against cancer (not exactly). Eating fats makes you fat (oh, dear). For decades we were warned off all fats, but now it's clear that some of them are an essential component in a healthy diet. Fats, oils and how much you need We all need a certain amount of fat in our diet. It gives us energy, stops us from feeling hungry, keeps us warm and our organs safe, and our bodies use fatty...

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Recipe: Frozen Greek Yogurt Blackout Pie

Recipe: Frozen Greek Yogurt Blackout Pie

By Chris Morocco photo credits : bonappetit.com    Frozen Greek Yogurt Blackout Pie Serves: 8 - 10   Ingredients Crust 1 sleeve graham crackers (9 standard-size ones) 1/4 cup old-fashioned oats 2 tablespoons Dutch-process cocoa powder 2 tablespoons light brown sugar 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1 teaspoon Kosher salt Filling & assembly 3/4 cup bittersweet chocolate, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 2¼ cups whole-milk Greek yogurt, divided 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt, plus more 3 large egg whites 1/2 cup & 1 tablespoon light brown sugar, divided Cocoa nibs (for serving; optional)    Method - Crust...

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Mediterranean Diet Linked to 33-Percent Lower Depression Risk

By MARY WEST Researchers from the U.K., Australia and Spain explored the link between the risk of depression and following a high-quality diet rich in plant foods like the Mediterranean diet (MedDiet). They found close adherence to the eating plan could substantially reduce the likelihood of developing the mental illness. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 8.1 percent of American adults suffered from depression in a given two-week period from 2013 to 2016. Symptoms include poor sleep and appetite, as well as low mood and a loss of interest in life. Because medication is only effective in...

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