Wedding Toast Tips And Advice

Wedding toasts perform an essential role during the wedding celebration. The wedding toast serves as a link between the formal wedding ceremonies and the less formal atmosphere of the wedding reception. The wedding toast also allows some members of the family, relatives and closest friends to express their feelings and to wish the couple well.…

Wild American Shrimp Scores High On Nutrition

The hottest diets, from Atkins to South Beach to Weight Watchers, sing the praises of shrimp. It’s a great source of protein and is low in calories. Plus, premium-quality Wild American shrimp – harvested in their own natural environment from the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico – is perfect for health-conscious consumers who want…

Chocolate Cheesecake

1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs2 tablespoons sugar3 tablespoons butter or margarine melted2 pounds cream cheese1 cup sugar8 ounces sour cream1/4 cup cocoa2 eggs1 cup flour3/4 cup heavy whipping cream In a 5 quart mixing bowl place 2 pounds of cream cheese and 1 cup granulated sugar and mix on low speed until cream cheese…

Festive Family Favorites Get a Facelift

Every family differs when it comes to holiday dinner traditions. Some never stray from Grandma’s fruitcake recipe while other families, a bit more adventurous, explore cookbooks and magazines to uncover a new dish. Chef Andrew Schloss believes a happy medium exists between the traditional and the not-so-customary holiday meal and offers three quick and convenient…