Test kitchen

A Guide to Ice Cream

Ice-cream is great. So many types, so little time. Today’s trivia piece is a shout out to this frozen friend. In 500 BC the ancient Greeks used to sell snow mixed with honey and fruit in the markets of Athens.... Continue reading

Milk. It rocks.

There are some things life just wouldn’t be the same without. Milk is one such thing, and the topic of today’s Tremendous Trivia. Milk is the first thing you ever drink (unless there is a serious mix-up at the hospital).... Continue reading

Buchu: it’s good for you.

Bu-what? Boegoe (said like a baboon grunt). Or Bucco, Bugu or Bookoo, depending on which of the many spellings for this small South African shrub takes your fancy. The proper plant name is Agathosma betulina, but that’s kind of hectic,... Continue reading