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Fried Fish Fingers Have More Furans Than Those Baked In The Oven
2013-07-26 11:55:52

AlphaGalileo Foundation Spanish and Portuguese researchers have discovered that fried fish fingers generate more furanic compounds than those baked in the oven. To be precise, there are three times as many when fried with olive oil and twice as many with sunflower oil. These compounds improve the food's organoleptic characteristics, but are believed to be toxic and carcinogenic. Worries concerning the presence of furans in food have risen in recent years due to their toxic and...

2013-07-22 23:16:14

GutCheck's agile marketing research results show consumers overwhelmingly hold themselves responsible for nutrition while assuming the lower nutritional value of fast food. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 GutCheck, a leading on-demand research community platform, today released research findings on how weekly fast food consumers perceive the nutrition of fast food. According to consumers 18-55, convenience is the most important factor in their fast food choice, not nutrition....

2013-07-14 23:02:25

It Works Body Wraps now only $30 each at FattyGirlWraps.com, says CEO Ronelle Jacques. It Works Global Body Applicators, It Works Body Wraps now on sale. (PRWEB) July 14, 2013 Fatty Girl Wraps (http://www.FattyGirlWraps.com) has announced that they have just received a large shipment of fresh It Works Global Body Wraps from the It Works Global Headquarters. Ronelle Jacques, founder of FattyGirlWraps.com, says due to the over whelming demand for It Works Body Applicators, she has decided...

2013-06-29 23:17:33

In celebration of Waffle Iron Day (June 29th), Flax Seasoning explores the history of the waffle iron and pays homage to this great breakfast treat with a fantastic waffle recipe using Mighty Maple Cinnamon. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 As children, who didn't love one of Mom’s great tasting weekend waffles hot off the waffle iron? But we never thought about where those lovely waffles came from while we were smothering them with maple syrup. Today, in celebration of Waffle...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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