How cheese was invented

March 30, 2015

…and became a part of the Western diet and how that influenced the prevalence of lactose intolerance.  Fascinating….

Dr D.


Big time news in the world of food

March 25, 2015

Kraft and Heinz will merge to create the world’s 5th largest food and beverage company, with annual sales of about $28 billion…!

Dr. D.

Low cal rice

March 25, 2015

Cooking rice in a certain way can reduce it’s calories by 50-60%…….

Dr. D.

What is gluten?

March 23, 2015

Here’s a nice explanation without all the hyperventilation…..

Dr. D.

An introduction to tea

March 18, 2015

Here are the five most popular types of tea in the world

Dr. D.

Carbon dioxide in roasted coffee beans

March 9, 2015

And how it relates to that layer of bubbles on your coffee and how fresh your beans are….cool.  We’ll talk about this later in the semester…..

Dr. D.


March 2, 2015

This is what happens when you try and put out an oil fire with water….. yikes….

Dr. D.