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What the Heck is Jimaca?
2 months ago

What the Heck is Jimaca?

Jimaca is a root vegetable originally grown in Mexico also known as Mexican turnip and yam bean. Its outer bark-like thick skin needs to be peeled to enjoy the juicy, …
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What the Heck is Cannabis-infused Edibles?
4 months ago

What the Heck is Cannabis-infused Edibles?

Recreational marijuana will officially become legal in Canada on October 17 2018.  What does this mean for the Canadian food and beverage industry? Well it’s not as simple as tossing …
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What the Heck is Maca Root?
7 months ago

What the Heck is Maca Root?

Maca root known by its scientific name, Lepidium meyehil is also referred to in the media as an adaptogen which is a group of plants that are used to ‘help …
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What the Heck is Drinking Vinegar?
8 months ago

What the Heck is Drinking Vinegar?

You know I’ve been an advocate of a happy gut = a happy you for years. And my research on fermented foods, digestive health and probiotics goes back to 2004 …
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What the Heck is Moringa?
1 year ago

What the Heck is Moringa?

Thank you for your excellent feedback on my What the Heck is series. I love finding and investigating new ingredients and foods, then giving you the 411 on them. Next …
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What the Heck is Mead?
1 year ago

What the Heck is Mead?

Known as Nectar of the Gods, mead may be one of the world’s oldest alcoholic beverages. The earliest evidence for mead is 7th century BC in China. Recently, mead has …
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