Is Orzo Actually a Form of Rice? The Short Answer: No. Orzo is actually a form of pasta. The Long Answer: Orzo is a fairly diverse food. It can be served by itself, as a side dish, or as part of a soup, salad or casserole. One thing that it is not, is a […]
Are Tomatoes Vegetables, or are They Fruits? Scientists and Lawmakers Disagree. The Short Answer While many botanists insist that tomatoes are a fruit, the United States Supreme Court legally declared them a vegetable in the late 1800’s. The Long Answer At some point we’ve all heard that Snapple bottlecap piece of trivia, “tomatoes aren’t vegetables, […]
Instant pots are the new craze for the “set it and forget it” cooking crowd. Is it just a slow cooker with a new name? What’s the difference?