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Perry

Perry or pear cider is an alcoholic drink that is made from pear juice. Its alcohol content is around 5 to 8 percent. Perry may contain high amount of sugar, while cider does not. Perry is made in many countries. The countries that produce the mo ...

                                               

Sake

Sake is a Japanese word for "alcoholic drink". In English, "sake" means one kind of alcoholic drink made from rice. In Japan, people call this drink nihonshu or sake. This article uses the word "sake" as it is used in English.

                                               

Gay bar

Gay bars are drinking establishments that cater to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people. The term gay is used as an inclusive concept for LGBT communities. Gay bars once served as the centre of gay culture. They were one of the few places ...

                                               

Nightclub

A nightclub is a type of theatre or bar or club where there are shows, singers and dance girls. Examples of this are the Folies Bergere in Paris, the Tropicana in Havana and the Cotton Club in Harlem, Manhattan. Also the name is used for places w ...

                                               

Public house

Public houses are businesses that serve alcoholic drinks such as beer, cider and ale, and usually also non-alcoholic drinks such as lemonade, cola, tea, and coffee to be consumed within the limits of the public house. They are subject to the lice ...

                                               

Costa Coffee

Costa Coffee is a British multinational coffeehouse company headquartered in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Coca Cola. It is the second largest coffeehouse chain in the world behind Starbucks and the largest in Britain. ...

                                               

Dumb Starbucks

Dumb Starbucks was a coffee shop opened by comedian Nathan Fielder. It was closed just after three days for not having a proper health license. Because the shop was a parody making fun of the real Starbucks company, Fielder was able to use their ...

                                               

Starbucks

Starbucks is a chain of stores that sell coffee. A chain is many stores owned by the same company. Many of the stores look the same, and all stores sell the same items, often at the same prices. As well as coffee, Starbucks sells beverages and ba ...

                                               

Milk substitute

A milk substitute is a product that resembles milk. Milk substitutes have a similar look and taste to milk.The mammary glands of mammals produce milk. In milk substitutes many of the ingredients of milk are replaced: A milk substitute may contain ...

                                               

The Coca-Cola Company

The Coca-Cola Company is a publicly-traded company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Its stock symbol is KO. It is on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and makes up a large portion of the holdings of Berkshire Hathaway. The company is most known ...

                                               

Coca-Cola 600

The Coca-Cola 600 is a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race held annually at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina on Memorial Day weekend, the longest Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race held on the circuit, with the other one b ...

                                               

Flag of Alabama

Its believed that the crimson saltire of the Flag of Alabama was designed to look like the blue saltire of the Confederate Battle Flag. The Battle Flag was square-shaped, and Alabamas flag is sometimes shown as a square. The authors of a 1917 art ...

                                               

Flag of Alaska

The flag was created in 1927 by Benny Benson, a 13-year-old Alaska native. Up to that time, Alaskans had flown only the U.S. flag. Bensons design was chosen over 700 other submissions from school-children in grades 7–12. Most other entries showed ...

                                               

Flag of Arizona

The Flag of the State of Arizona has 13 rays of red and gold on the top half, representing the 13 first counties of Arizona, as well as telling of Arizonas picturesque sunsets. There is a copper colored star in the center representing Arizonas co ...

                                               

Flag of Arkansas

The Flag of Arkansas, also known as the Arkansas flag, consists of a red field charged with a large blue-bordered white lozenge. Twenty-nine five-pointed stars appear on the flag: twenty-five small white stars within the blue border, and four lar ...

                                               

Flag of Colorado

The Flag of the State of Colorado has three horizontal stripes of the same width; the top and bottom stripes are blue, and the middle stripe white. On top of these stripes sits a circular red "C", filled with a golden disk. The blue is meant to r ...

                                               

Flag of Delaware

The flag of the state of Delaware consists of a buff-colored diamond on a field of colonial blue, with the coat of arms of the state of Delaware inside the diamond. Below the diamond, the date December 7, 1787, declares the day on which Delaware ...

                                               

Flag of Hawaii

The flag of Hawaii is the official flag of Hawaii as a U.S. state, as it was kingdom, protector government, republic, and territory. It is the only state flag of the United States to have the Union Flag of the United Kingdom on it.

                                               

Flag of Indiana

The flag of Indiana was designed by Paul Hadley and officially adopted by the state of Indiana on May 31, 1917. It was the states first official flag and has remained unchanged since then except for the creation of a statute to standardize the pr ...

                                               

Flag of New Mexico

The Flag of the State of New Mexico has the red sun symbol of the Zia people in the middle and has a yellow background. In 1920, Dr. Harry Mera, an archaeologist, won a contest to design a new state flag and chose the Zia sun symbol because he wa ...

                                               

Flag of Utah

The Flag of the State of Utah was adopted in 1913 and has the Seal of Utah encircled in a golden circle on a background of dark navy blue. In 1912, the Sons and Daughters of Utah Pioneers ordered a custom made copy of the newly adopted state flag ...

                                               

Barbecue

Barbecue is a special type of grill. It is also a way to prepare meat which is then cooked with a barbecue. It is especially popular in Australia and in certain parts of the United States. Barbecue cooking is often done very slowly. It is not as ...

                                               

Big Mac

The Big Mac is a kind of sandwich sold at the fast food-chain McDonalds. It is 550 calories, and is made using two beef patties, Mac Sauce, dehydrated onions, shredded lettuce, sliced pickles, and a slice of cheese. Also, the Big Mac Index is mea ...

                                               

Chicken and waffles

Chicken and waffles is a dish that combines chicken and waffles. It is popular in the United States, where it is served in many restaurants. There are two types of chicken and waffles dishes: the soul food version and the Pennsylvania Dutch version.

                                               

Hamburger

A hamburger or burger is a type of sandwich with a patty of cooked ground meat between the two halves of a bun. Tomatoes, onions, cheese, salad and dips may also be added. The hamburger may be eaten without a knife and fork, so it is a fast food ...

                                               

Hot dog

A hot dog is a type of food, came from Germany. In the United States, hot dogs are very popular in areas with large numbers of European immigrants, such as Chicago, Brooklyn and Detroit. The word "hot dog" refers to the belief that many people th ...

                                               

Red beans and rice

Red beans and rice is a dish popular in Louisiana. Red beans are made with red kidney beans, meat, and vegetables. These things are cooked together slowly in a pot to make the red beans. The red beans are then poured onto cooked white rice. The r ...

                                               

Sundae

The sundae is an ice cream dessert. It is usually made of a scoop of ice cream topped with sauce or syrup. Sometimes, it has other toppings including chopped nuts, sprinkles, whipped cream, or maraschino cherries. The first historically documente ...

                                               

Red Bull GmbH

Red Bull GmbH is an Austrian company that sells the Red Bull energy drink. Billions of cans are sold in over 161 countries. The company has 7.758 employees and earned 3.78 billion euros in 2010. The headquarters of Red Bull GmbH are in Fuschl am ...

                                               

Schnitzel

Schnitzel is a traditional Austrian dish. It is made out of boneless meat thinned with a hammer, coated in bread crumbs and fried. It is a popular part of Hungarian cuisine and German cuisine. In Austria, the dish called Wiener Schnitzel is tradi ...

                                               

Tafelspitz

Tafelspitz - boiled tri-tip - is a typical Austrian dish. The beef is simmered with root vegetables and spices in the broth. It is usually served with roasted slices of potato and a mix of minced apples and horseradish or sour cream mixed with ho ...

                                               

Wiener schnitzel

Wiener Schnitzel Viennese Schnitzel in German, where Schnitzel means a cutlet without bones is a traditional Austrian dish and is a popular part of Viennese and Austrian cuisine, consisting of a thin slice of veal coated in breadcrumbs and fried. ...

                                               

Limburger cheese

Limburger cheese is a cheese made from cows milk. Its name comes from the Duchy of Limburg, which is divided between Holland, Belgium and Germany today. Limburger cheese is known for its strong smell, which is caused by the bacterium that lives i ...

                                               

Chicken tikka masala

Chicken Tikka Masala is a curry that is made up of roasted marinated chicken in a curry sauce full of spices. Chicken tikka is made up of boneless pieces of chicken marinated in spices and yogurt, then roasted in an oven. The sauce is usually cre ...

                                               

Cottage pie

Cottage pie or shepherds pie is a type of savory pie. It is made with minced meat, with mashed potato on top. It comes from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The dish is now popular worldwide. The name "cottage pie" was first used at the end of the ...

                                               

Mortadella di Bologna

Mortadella di Bologna is an Italian kind of sausage. It is made of ground pork meat. Salt, pepper, sugar as well as small cubes of pork fat are added. It is then made into big sausages. It is then cooked in special ovens at 90°C. Some kinds of Mo ...

                                               

Chinese food

Chinese food is a term that talks about the food that comes from all over China and the cuisine of China. It is an important part of Chinese culture. This food comes from many different parts of China and also the food made by Overseas Chinese th ...

                                               

Lamian

Lamian is a type of Chinese noodle. It is made by stretching and folding the dough into strands. The twisting and later stretching of the strips of dough happens because of the weight of the dough. The strands can be made in many lengths and thic ...

                                               

Shanghainese food

Shanghainese food is the traditional food of Shanghai, China. It is a kind of Chinese food. Examples are xiaolongbao, spiced broad beans, and hairy crabs.

                                               

Twice-cooked pork

Twice-cooked pork is probably the best-known Sichuan-style Chinese dish. Twice-cooked pork is cooked by boiling pork rib steak chunks in hot water with slices of ginger and salt first, then after being cut into thin slices, the pork is put back i ...

                                               

French food

French food has influenced the style of cooking throughout Europe, and its chefs work in restaurants throughout the world. The roots of modern haute cuisine lie in chefs like La Varenne 1615–1678 and the notable chef of Napoleon, Marie-Antoine Ca ...

                                               

Cassoulet

Cassoulet is a casserole made particularly in the south of France. It is called after its traditional cooking vessel, the cassole, a deep, round, earthenware pot with slanting sides. The name comes from the Occitan caçolet. It contains meat, pork ...

                                               

Foie gras

Foie gras ; French for "fat liver") is a food product made of the liver of a duck or goose that has been specially fattened. Foie gras is defined as the liver of a duck fattened by gavage, although outside of France it is occasionally produced us ...

                                               

Hollandaise sauce

Hollandaise sauce is an emulsion of egg yolk and butter. Lemon juice, salt, and a little white pepper or cayenne pepper are often added as seasoning. Hollandaise light yellow and opaque, smooth and creamy: it tastes rich and buttery, with a mild ...

                                               

Ragout

The term ragout refers to a main-dish stew of meat, poultry, fish or vegetables. It uses "well-seasoned meat and vegetables cooked in a thick sauce". A typical sauce to use would be roux.

                                               

Roux

Roux is a cooking mixture of wheat flour and butter. It is the basis of many types of French sauce for cooking. Roux is the thickening agent of three of the mother sauces of classical French cuisine: sauce bechamel, sauce veloute and sauce espagn ...

                                               

Bratwurst

Bratwurst is German, from Old High German bratwurst, from brat which is a derivative of the Old High German word "brato". "Brato" originally meant hacked meat, intestine s. The other part of the word is wurst which means sausage.

                                               

Cervelat

Cervelat, also cervelas, servelat or zervelat, is a sausage produced in Switzerland, France and parts of Germany. They contain a mixture of beef, bacon and pork rind. The cervelat is often referred to as the national sausage of Switzerland. Swiss ...

                                               

Currywurst

Currywurst is a German dish. It is made from a pork sausage, sliced and covered in a curry sauce and generous amounts of curry powder. Currywurst is often sold as a take-out/take-away food, Schnell-Imbisse, at diners or "greasy spoons," on childr ...

                                               

Flurbereinigung

Flurbereinigung is a word used in Germany to refer to the rearranging of fields in agriculture. During the second half of the 20th century, Flurbereinigung led to major changes in the landscape in the German countryside.

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