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Using Nanoscience To Make Wine Better

Using Nanoscience To Make Wine Better

Anne-Mette Siem, Aarhus University One sip of a perfectly poured glass of wine leads to an explosion of flavors in your mouth. Researchers at Aarhus University have now developed a nanosensor that can mimic what happens in your mouth when you...

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2014-09-19 23:09:24

Health Food Emporium is thrilled to announce that Dr Don Colbert's Divine Health supplement products will now be available at Health Food Emporium, an online health food store specializing in whole food supplements. (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Don Colbert, M.D. has been board certified in Family Practice for over 25 years and practices Anti aging and Integrative medicine. He is a New York Times Bestselling author of books such as The Bible Cure Series, What Would Jesus Eat, Deadly...

2014-09-19 23:09:07

1,000 Cereal Grain Scientists and Industry Representatives to Convene in Providence, Rhode Island, for Scientific Sessions, Poster Presentations, Exhibition, and Networking Events St. Paul, Minnesota (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Cereal grain scientists, quality regulators, and representatives from related food industries will gather October 5–8, 2014, for the AACC International (AACCI) Annual Meeting at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island. The comprehensive...

2014-09-19 23:04:11

The new Activz Greens Smoothie, with 8 organic superfoods: kale, spinach, parsley and spirulina, plus grasses including barley, oat, alfalfa and wheatgrass in one convenient smoothie, launched at Natural Products Expo East, September 18th-20th in Baltimore, MD. Please see http://www.activz.com. Baltimore, MD & Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Activz Whole-Food Nutrition is pleased to launch the new Activz Greens Smoothie product, a new whole-food produce powder smoothie,...

2014-09-19 23:00:58

Animal nutritionist, entrepreneur, writer, and broadcaster Anthony Bennie will lead group sessions on the affects of mass market saturation, regulatory changes, and “lazy thinking” on animal health and the future of the natural pet food and treat business Rosemont, IL (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Clear Conscience Pet Founder Anthony Bennie has been chosen to lead a discussion group and education session called “The Next Wave of Natural” at this year’s Total Pet Expo in Rosemont,...

2014-09-19 12:26:49

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the House and Senate yesterday each introduced legislation to authorize the Feed the Future Initiative. The House's Feed the Future Global Food Security Act of 2014 and the Senate's Global Food Security Act of 2014 were introduced by Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) and Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.), respectively. The bills are cosponsored by Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) and Sens. Mike Johanns (R-Neb.), Chris Coons (D-Del.), and...

2014-09-19 12:25:09

In an amended complaint, Purina makes available results of new testing and earlier independent testing that showed presence of poultry by-product meals, grains and corn in many of Blue Buffalo's best-selling products. The new testing shows Blue Buffalo is not being honest in claims for dog treats, cat litter and its LifeSource Bits, as detailed in the amended complaint. ST. LOUIS, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid continued questions about the honesty of Blue Buffalo's advertising...

2014-09-19 12:23:28

LONDON, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clients include Samsung Mobile, Pepsi Max, Marmite, Vita Coco and Argos In a world where the BBC Breaking News Twitter account has more viewers than the Ten O'Clock News, marketers are increasingly finding it harder to gain attention. This is why Burst...

2014-09-19 08:27:05

GrainPro's newest drying innovation, the Solar Bubble Dryer(TM) (SBD), provides a solution to challenges faced by smallholder farmers throughout the world. The SBD can dry commodities such as grains and seeds to the right moisture content while shielding the commodities from intermittent rains. This enables safe and efficient drying under any weather conditions. CONCORD, Mass., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Around 12 percent of post-harvest losses among prime agricultural...

2014-09-19 08:22:43

-- PepsiCo signs two major calls to action on climate change: the Climate Declaration and the Trillion Tonne Communique. PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) today strengthened its commitment to action on climate change by announcing new goals for phasing out equipment with hydroflourocarbons (HFCs), signing both the Ceres BICEP Climate Declaration and the Prince of Wales' Corporate Leaders Group Trillion Tonne Communique, and reporting progress on its...

2014-09-18 23:09:49

Spoonful of Comfort introduces country fresh tomato basil soup. The new food delivery options makes a great consideration for upcoming Christmas gift ideas. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 For many people, tomato soup conjures comforting memories of childhood. Now Spoonful of Comfort, an online food delivery service provider, gives it a new stir—in more ways than one. New Country Fresh Tomato Basil soup is a nod to this culinary classic—with a few tasty tweaks. The...


Latest Food and drink Reference Libraries

Iberian Pig
2014-08-13 11:40:37

The Iberian pig, also known as the black Iberian pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated on the Iberian Peninsula in areas including Spain and Portugal. It is thought that this breed can be traced back to the Neolithic era, when animal domestication first began, but the most accepted theory pertaining to the origin of this breed states that domesticated pigs were brought over by the Phoenicians and allowed to breed with wild boars, producing what is thought to be the ancestors of the...

Orang Pendek
2014-02-15 11:08:00

The Orang Pendek is an ape-like cryptid claimed to inhabit the mountain forests of Sumatra. It has been seen and documented by local tribes, villagers, scientists and travelers for over 100 years. Although sightings have been throughout Sumatra, recent reports occur within the borders of the Kerinci Seblat National Park in Central Sumatra. The park is just south of the equator in the Bukit Barisan mountain range featuring remote rainforests. There are no photographs of the Orang Pendek,...

Custurd Apple,  Annona squamosa
2014-02-15 09:31:56

Annona squamosa is a large shrub/small tree speices. The plant belongs to the Annonaceae family. A. squamosa is one of the most widely cultivated plants in the family. Annona squamosa plants may grow anywhere from 9 to 26 feet tall, its tree or shrub classification is dependent on the plants size in height. It has many branches that may be broad, open crown or spreading. The species produces an edible fruit that may be referred to as “sugar apple”. The plant is relatively easy to...

Black Pepper, Piper nigrum
2014-02-15 08:34:58

Piper nigrum is a flowering vine species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Black Pepper. The species belongs to the Piperaceae family. It is indigenous to south India; however the plant is widely cultivated worldwide. The fruit, often referred to as its drupe, is sought after and dried. The spice or seasoning is used as the common, table black pepper. To date, Vietnam produces the largest amount of pepper, exporting 34% of the entire world’s pepper supply. P. nigrum may be...

Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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