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Smoking is a prehistoric practice, and we have records of it in ancient sources of food and cooking. At its most basic, smoking meat just means hanging salted meat over a slow, smoky fire. Smokehouses haven’t changed much in thousands of years, but today there many different sizes and styles of smokers available commercially and…
Ever wanted to try your hand at vinification (winemaking)? Not sure where to start? Think it’s too expensive, time-consuming, or complicated? Well, I’ve got news for you. It can be expensive, time-consuming, and complicated — but, it doesn’t have to be. This article focuses on how to make simple, affordable, muscadine wine in just a…
Children pick these leaves out of the lawn in idle fidgeting. The plants crowd edges of streets and sidewalks. Counselors fashioned tiny boats from them at summer camp — with an acorn cap as hull and the omnipresent leaves for sails. They’re at your doorstop, the edges of your garden, and in the park. The…