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Carbohydrates: good or bad for you?

AUBURN, Ala.- Sad that you can never eat bread, pasta or sugar again? If so, you are like most Americans who have read the recent warnings that carbohydrates cause weight gain and contribute to diabetes and heart disease. Low carb diets and cutting out carbs completely are widely thought of as ways to lose weight. But are carbs really all bad? Contrary ... Read More »

Venison Recipes Perfect for Deer Season

AUBURN, Ala. – It is officially that time of year where many of your friends and loved ones go missing for several hours at a time. There is nothing wrong; they are just sitting in the woods waiting to bring home the best buck of the year. People are going to be looking for unique and different ways to cook ... Read More »

Stuffing or dressing for Thanksgiving

AUBURN, Alabama — Thanksgiving is a time where friends and family gather together to give thanks, enjoy one another’s company and share a good meal. It takes a village to bring these great holiday meals together, and the thought of overwhelming amounts of leftovers keeps everyone motivated to prepare. Two main dishes found at most Thanksgiving meals are stuffing or dressing. Here is the ... Read More »

How to Safely Fry Your Turkey for the Holidays

Deep Fry Turkey

Auburn, Alabama — Ready to fry your turkey for Thanksgiving? It is a holiday tradition that carries a bit of danger. In recent years, more holiday chefs have stepped away from traditional methods of preparing a turkey and embraced deep frying the popular Thanksgiving dish. Southerners love their wild game meals, but more importantly, they love their fried foods. So, ... Read More »

Get Advice and Recipes from Food Hotlines

 Auburn, Alabama—Many food companies have hotlines that offer help with holiday cooking and baking. “If you’re stumped on the best way to thaw, prepare or cook a turkey, have a baking-related question or are concerned about food safety, give the folks below a call,” said Dr. Jean Weese, an Extension food safety scientist with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Many of ... Read More »

Thanksgiving Recipes

AUBURN, Ala. – Thanksgiving is the time of year when friends and family gather together to have great fellowship and food. There is nothing better than having a traditional Thanksgiving meal. These recipes are sure to be a great additional to your family’s Thanksgiving meal. Roast Wild Turkey Ingredients 1 8 to 10 pound turkey, ready to cook Salt and ... Read More »

Food Safety and Meal Delivery Services

Auburn, Alabama — Meal delivery services have recently become popular among consumers to make eating at home healthier and more convenient. Meal delivery subscriptions make having a home cooked meal possible without grocery shopping or leaving the house. Besides the obvious perks to having your dinner ingredients waiting at your doorstep weekly, there are some things to be aware of ... Read More »

The Foods of Thanksgiving

Auburn, Ala.—Thanksgiving is a day that is dedicated to giving thanks and eating. There are many components to a Thanksgiving Day meal such as side dishes, desserts and the main courses. However, no meal is the same in every household. Each family has their own traditions of how to serve dinner on this holiday that make it special. Some families ... Read More »

The Mystery of Grapefruit: Is It Actually Good For You?

Auburn, Ala. —You may be wondering what could possibly be the issue with eating grapefruit with its variety of benefits.There are unexpected risks that people fail to realize. Here we face the mystery of grapefruit, and we ask ourselves, is it actually good for you? Grapefruit is a popular hybrid citrus fruit that is recognized for its unique sweet, yet sour ... Read More »

Fall Recipes Using Pumpkin

AUBURN, Ala. – When the leaves starts to change and the weather gets cooler, we know that it is time to get our fall recipes ready. A favorite ingredient to use in fall recipes is pumpkin. Whether it is pumpkin pie or a nontraditional recipe, everyone has a series of pumpkin recipes in their arsenal. Pumpkin Bread Ingredients 2/3 cup corn-oil ... Read More »