Chef Karen Ciancio
Posts: 86 // Recipes: 926
I am Karen and CookingNook.com is my blog. I am not a chef but I love all things food related. Cooking, developing recipes, watching cooking shows, browsing cookbooks. It's all good. I love sharing recipes and tips with others and learning from them. Please join in and share your favorite recipes with others.
All Recipes and Posts by Karen Ciancio
Compound butters are those fabulous little slices of butter we see in fancy restaurants or on food TV, that melt lusciously over a steak or other grilled meat and make you want to dive in and eat it all up. It's a very gourmet presentation and many of us would... moreRead more
Whether you love kale (yet) or not, the health benefits of kale will have you singing it's praises and putting it on the table regularly. Let's have a close look at kale in all it's facets: kale description and history, the benefits of kale, growing kale, how to cook kale... moreRead more
Pancake Day isn't just a day to enjoy a plate of tender pancakes slathered in syrup or your favorite toppings. What we call Pancake Day is Shrove Tuesday. Shrove Tuesday is the day before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent in the Christian religions. Look here for delicious pancake recipes... moreRead more
Is there really arsenic in rice? It turns out that the answer is "Yes, there is" - and sometimes in amounts that can compromise our health. moreRead more
We have many questions about cancer and diet: Is an anti cancer diet possible? Do traditional diets protect against cancer? How is nutrition more than just food intake? Can food really make you sick or help to make you well if you are already sick? Dr. Johannes F. Coy answers... moreRead more
When I entertain I love to create a cheese board. It's fun, creative, delicious and everyone loves them. Here are my tips. moreRead more
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