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Expired food. Yes you can eat them.

Can we consume expired foods?

In this article I record my personal experiences of consuming food that had expired (i.e. beyond the stated expiry date).The consumption was either while fresh or after cooking. 10% of the 88 million tonnes of food waste in the European Union ends up in the trash due to misinterpretation of the expiry date The European …

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Greek Melomakarona recipe for Christmas

If there is one time of the year when the house should have beautiful and sweet smells, it is Christmas! I followed Stelios Parliaros’ recipe for melomakarona to make melomakarona and make the house smell like Christmas! What are Greek Melomakarona? I copy from Wikipedia’s Melomakarono. “The melomakarono (Greek: μελομακάρονο plural: μελομακάρονα, melomakarona) is an …

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How to make pomegranate juice at home

Check how I make pomegranate juice. For those of you who haven’t tried to make pomegranate juice, you honestly don’t know what you’re missing. It’s one of the most delicious, beneficial and visually beautiful juices there is. What you’ll need to make pomegranate juice Method of preparation 1. Cut the pomegranates in half. 2. Carefully …

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