Happy Halloween!

The Bachelor’s Kitchen wishes you a Happy Halloween. And it’s okay to have a little candy while you hand it out to the kids. Enjoy the day and watch out for small monsters.

Begin Thanksgiving Planning Now

If you live alone, don’t be afraid to make something else. Turkey may be traditional, but you might be better off with something smaller.

Engage Your Mind And Your Mouth When Eating

We all know diets do not work. Diets usually mean depriving yourself of something you like.

Good French Fries From The Oven

If you don’t want to fry the potatoes, the only obvious alternative is to use the oven.

Coffee Talk Part 6: Other Brewing Methods

There’s boiling, gravity filtration and pressurized. And then there’s another classic brewing method.

Coffee Talk – Part 5: More Brewing

My first exposure to coffee besides the always-on percolator in my family’s kitchen was the amazing coffee my father produced when we were on camping trips.

Coffee Talk Part 4: Brewing

The ground coffee can be prepared in two ways: brewing and espressing.

Coffee Talk 3: Roasting

The most delicate part of processing is the roasting. This is more of an art than a science and requires a skilled human operator who gauges the smell and color of the roasted beans.

Coffee Talk 2

Personally, I think a couple cups in the morning won’t do much if any harm. But if you put away pots of the stuff there could be a problem of over-stimulation which would affect mood, concentration and sleep.

Coffee Talk

Coffee originated in Northeastern Africa around Ethiopia. It spread into the Arab world and then around the Mediterranean and into Europe. It is now grown in over 70 countries around the world.