ANSWER TO WATER QUIZ #1 – FREE TOMMY V MUSIC

The question was, “why can you not brown meat by boiling it in water?” The correct answer was submitted by subscriber Tony Donaddio. Tony Wrote “As long as you don’t boil off all of the water in the pot, the hottest the meat will ever get is 212°F (at sea level). Browning of meat typically occurs around 280 to 330 °F (Maillard reaction). Congratulations Tony. Once you e mail me…

Water Quiz #1 – Win Two Prizes

I admit it. I am bored. My wife and I just got back from a spaghetti dinner at a neighborhood restaurant. We sat at the bar, and the service was horrible. The bartender was overburdened with drink orders for the whole house, and had his own 4 tables to take care of. The manager, a nice but scatter-brained woman tried to help. She took our drink orders, poured them, and…

Water Around The World !

I thought today that I would just take a random look at what is happening in the world of water. A funny thought about theoretical Global Warming is that the University of  Southern Denmark has proposed that the increased melting of polar ice is causing the proliferation of new algae, which is in turn increasing the reproduction rates of many ocean species who all of a sudden have an abundance…