Internet Resources - Food



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  • Epicurious.com
    Commercial site which incorporates more than 35,000 professionally tested recipes from Gourmet and Bon Appètit magazines, original recipes from top chefs,cookbook authors, and over 22,000 member submitted recipes. Includes wine dictionary, food dictionary, and conversion & Equivalent charts.
    Browse related subjects: Cooking, Food, Food Equivalents, Recipes, Wine
  • Food Timeline
    Useful to students, parents and teachers who need help locating food history and period recipes . Includes a time line on the history of food, links to state foods, historic recipes and food prices. This site has no commercial sponsorship.
    Browse related subjects: Food, Recipes
  • Recalls.gov
    This is a "one stop shop" for U.S. Government recalls. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, National Highway Traffic Safety Association, United States Coast Guard, Food and Drug Administration, United States Department of Agriculture, and the Environmental Protection Agency have joined together to provide safety and recall information for many different products, including pet food, cosmetics, cars, baby products, medicine, and boats. There is also a form to report a dangerous product.
    Browse related subjects: Consumer Health, Consumers, Food, Medicine, Transportation

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