• Wine and Beer What to drink this Summer

    Wine and Beer: What to drink this Summer

    June means summer and summer mean that pools are open, grills are lit, and people are spending as much time as possible outdoors. Summer is a great time to explore different wine and food pairings or try out a new beer. The five popular varietals of wine in America are Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Grigio, Merlot, and Pinot Noir. According to Business Insider, there are 10 top beers in America that include Founders Brewing Co. All Day IPA (TIE), and Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Pale Ale (TIE).

    Types of Wine and Food Pairings

    There are over 7,700 wineries across the country, in all of the 50 states that grow Chardonnay. Chardonnay is a popular and diverse white wine has various flavors like pear, citrus, and apple, according to totalwine.com. Shrimp skewers with vegetable Continue Reading

  • Want to Improve Your Health? Try Adding Peanuts to Your Day

    Including nuts in your diet is not just delicious, but good for your body as well. In fact, the Harvard research department recently finished a study on the effects of eating two servings of nuts each day. At the end it was confirmed that regular consumption resulted in lowered chances of cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.

    The Advantages of Peanuts: Why Not Other Nuts and Seeds?

    Eating nuts or seeds will reap good health benefits. However, peanuts are a unique nut and not just because they are actually a legume. Peanuts are unique for the qualities they have, namely a mild flavor that can meld well within many different dishes. The versatility of peanuts is good news for your health.

    Peanuts Are Considered a Great Snack For a Couple of Reasons.

    Peanuts are a often touted as a convenient snack for a few reasons. One, a one ounce package of nuts is easy to carry in your bag and they are unlikely to get smashed in the way that a granol Continue Reading