The Healing Benefits of Pineapple

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Fruit for Thought: Pineapple The Pineapple (Ananas Comosus) is a tropical plant with edible fruit. It has a bright yellow fibrous inner flesh that is naturally very sweet and best when ripe. Its aroma is pleasant, and the juice thirst quenching. Pineapple does not ripen well post-harvest, and it is available year-round. Botanical name: Ananas […]

A Toast to Coconut

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Often, all you have to do to change the flavor of an entire dish is toy with a single ingredient.  Take an ingredient you’d normally serve raw, for example, and cook it.  (Grilled peaches!)  Or serve a normally-cooked ingredient raw.  (The brilliance of sushi!)  Ingredients aren’t always flippable in terms of cooked vs. raw, of […]