NEWS: Single-Cup Coffee Makers Make News

Bunn’s sleek new single-serve coffee maker. Photo courtesy Bunn. The single-cup coffee market (which excludes instant coffee) generated almost $200 million worth of U.S. sales in the last year, according to research firm SymphonyIRI. While that counts for just 5.2% of the coffee category, single-cup coffee sales are growing 28 times as fast as the…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Grapefruit Sorbet Or Granita

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When it gives you grapefruit, you can squeeze some terrific grapefruit juice. Or, you can go glam with grapefruit sorbet, one of our passions. You don’t even need a sorbet maker. These two recipes are for grapefruit granita—a “crunchy” sorbet. All you need to do is sweeten fresh-squeezed…
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PRODUCT: Cookie Cutters In Yoga Postures

Bake. Eat. Pose. Photo courtesyTheKitchenYogi.com.   Yoga cookies, anyone? Two entrepreneurs—one a certified yoga instructor and the other a marketer/package designer—have translated their love of yoga and healthy eating into The Kitchen Yogi. Their first products are cookie cutters in the shape of three yoga poses. Each cookie cutter comes with a healthy cookie recipe…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Low Sodium & No Salt Added Canned Vegetables

If you’re trying add more vegetables in your diet this year, you may turn to canned vegetables—always waiting on the pantry shelf and easily portable to work and ready to eat. But with convenience comes salt, one thing that few people need more of. The American Heart Association recommends 1,500 milligrams of sodium (salt) per…
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: The Twisted Swan

The Twisted Swan, a layered cocktail from Maestro Dobel Tequila. Last week we published a recipe for True Grit, a bourbon cocktail with Goldschläger—cinnamon schnapps laced with gold flakes—to honor the new film and the Old West. Today, for your consideration, we present The Twisted Swan: a sinister and sexy layered cocktail from Maestro Dobel…
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