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Rum facts and health benefits

Rum facts and health benefits

Rum is actually a distilled alcoholic beverage made from sugarcane juice or sugarcane byproducts, such as molasses by a process of fermentation and distillation. The distillate, a clear liquid, is then usually aged...
Health Benefits and facts of Catfish

Health Benefits and facts of Catfish

Catfish scientifically known as Siluriformes are a diverse group of ray-finned fish. There are more than 3000 species of catfish that can be found on all continents except on the Antarctica. Catfish inhabits...
Butterfish facts, benefits and precautions

Butterfish facts, benefits and precautions

Butterfish are actually a fast-growing, short-lived, pelagic fishes that form loose schools, often near the surface. It is a thin, deep-bodied, more or less oval and silvery fishes of the family Stromateidae (order...
Anchovies facts and health benefits

Anchovies facts and health benefits

Anchovies are commonly small, salt water, foraging fish of the Engraulidae family with more than 100 different species spread across the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans. They are normally found in large schools,...
English muffins facts and benefits

English muffins facts and benefits

English muffins are actually small, round, flat (or thin) type of yeast-leavened bread which is commonly sliced horizontally, toasted, and buttered. English muffin is one of those foods that we all eat but...
Crayfish facts and health benefits

Crayfish facts and health benefits

Crayfish, also known as crawfish, crawdads, freshwater lobsters, mountain lobsters, mudbugs or yabbies, are actually freshwater crustaceans resembling a smaller version of a lobster, to which they are related; taxonomically, they are members...
Turkey facts and health benefits

Turkey facts and health benefits

Meleagris gallopavo commonly known as the domestic turkey or wild turkey is one of the largest and most distinctive members of the Galliformes (a group of game birds which includes grouse, pheasants and...
Facts about Salami

Facts about Salami

The word "salami" includes a range of cured, spiced sausage varieties with a firm texture. It is actually a type of cured sausage that consist of fermented and air-dried meat, normally beef or...
Vanilla facts and benefits

Vanilla facts and benefits

Vanilla planifolia commonly known as Vanilla comes from the long, greenish-yellow seedpods of a fragrant tropical vanilla orchid and is native to Mesoamerica – Mexico and Guatemala. It is a member of the...
Star Apple facts and health benefits

Star Apple facts and health benefits

Star Apple scientifically known as Chrysophyllum cainito is a tropical evergreen tree of the family Sapotaceae. It is native to the Greater Antilles in the Caribbean. It has spread to the lowlands of...