Category Archives for Health

Thoughts on nutrition rating systems

Learn about the merits and pitfalls of nutritional rating systems like NuVal. Continue reading

18. August 2011 by Earl
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Potbelly salads

Ever wondered whether Potbelly’s Farmhouse salad is healthier than the Uptown salad or vice-versa? Get the skinny here! Continue reading

29. July 2011 by Earl
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Curious case of weight gain in China

Why does China have high obesity rates among the upper-class but not the poor—the inverse of what occurs in the U.S.? Do fresh foods, like fruits and vegetables, play a role? Find out here. Continue reading

21. July 2011 by Earl
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Siggi’s Icelandic style skyr yogurt

I never really liked yogurt, especially plain ones. Eventually though, I developed a taste for them and am now a huge advocate of Greek yogurt. Continue reading

18. July 2011 by Earl
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Kashi GoLean Crunch! and chocolate milk

Kashi GoLean Crunch! cereal and chocolate milk make the perfect, healthy snack that fits the 4:1 carb:protein ratio. Continue reading

11. July 2011 by Earl
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Savory chicken oatmeal

Learn how to make a salty, savory chicken oatmeal. Continue reading

02. June 2011 by Earl
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Greek yogurt tasting

Which Greek yogurt is the best? Fage, Olympus, Dannon, Brown Cow, Chobani, or Yoplait? Find out in this Greek yogurt tasting. Continue reading

20. May 2011 by Earl
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Miraculin, a sugar alternative

Miraculin is a zero-calorie substance that transforms your taste buds to perceive sour foods as sweet. Learn more about it here! Continue reading

30. April 2011 by Earl
Categories: Health, Molecular Gastronomy | Tags: , | 4 comments

Russ and Daughters

New York City tradition states that one must eat bagels and lox, and Russ and Daughters is the place to do so. Continue reading

26. February 2011 by Earl
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Broccoli Puree

Learn a recipe for making a salty yet healthy broccoli puree that tastes like mashed potatoes. Continue reading

20. February 2011 by Earl
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