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Maple Syrup

25 Top Places to See, Stay and Eat in 'Maker' Vermont

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 05.27.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

"Our State slogan should be 'We Make Stuff,'" said a long-time Vermonter, while discussing this Northeastern state's exceptional products. Visit Verm...

Climate Change Is Messing with Our Meals

Peter Lehner | Posted 05.06.2016 | Green
Peter Lehner

Climate change is making coffee farming harder than ever. (Tatyana Vyc, Shutterstock) I don't want this blog to be totally depresso (adj; sadness res...

Micropigs and Einstein's Eyeballs: What I Learned From Magazines This Week

Roz Warren | Posted 04.07.2016 | Media
Roz Warren

Albert Einstein's eyeballs are in a jar in a safe-deposit box.

How To Make Your Oatmeal Extra Creamy

Selena Sharpless | Posted 03.24.2016 | Taste
Selena Sharpless

This how-to breakdown of CREAMY oatmeal is super simple and you can play it up however you want as long as you stick to two of the basics: Milk and Vanilla Yogurt. These are essentials to make your oatmeal the dreamiest creamiest breakfast bowl.

This Sweet, Sweet Treat May Protect The Brain Against Alzheimer's

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.15.2016 | Fifty

A cure for Alzheimer's may be closer -- and tastier -- than we think, according to findings presented at the American Chemical Society's annual meetin...

Super Cozy Vanilla Bean Steel Cut Oats

Selena Sharpless | Posted 01.21.2016 | Taste
Selena Sharpless

You deserve a cozy bowl of steel cut oats studded with vanilla beans, maple syrup and cinnamon spice. Superwoman can't save the world without the proper fuel ya know?

Why We Were Sweet on Sugar Alternatives in 2015

Epicurious | Posted 12.22.2015 | Taste

In response to the increasing demand for alternatives to refined white sugar, unrefined sweeteners have become commonplace on grocery shelves. But this year, the conversation shifted in a way I can totally get behind: we started focusing on these sugar alternatives for flavor.

Here's Why You Should Drink Maple Syrup

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 12.17.2015 | Taste

Here's why you should drink maple syrup. The tree juice is a natural sweetener, it adds a caramelized, sugary depth to whatever you put it on or in. ...

The Fall Harvest Salad You Need In Your Life This Season

Selena Sharpless | Posted 10.06.2015 | Taste
Selena Sharpless

This time of year is simply the bees knees mainly because it's meant to be celebrated with comfort food, a new pair of boots and a cuddle buddy. The word "salad" may not scream cozy comfort food but that's because you haven't had a loaded fall harvest salad.

Ville de Québec: Québec City Is A Historic, Artistic Hub in Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 09.02.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Canada is a big country like the U.S.A. but it has one thing we don't have -- a French speaking and culturally organized (state), province. I know some people think our regional dialects are similar to visiting another country, because they are so distinctive but overall, we still speak English here.

This Cult-Favorite Bourbon Is Being Used To Make Maple Syrup

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.23.2015 | Taste

For a brief window at the end of June, you're going to be able to buy bottles of a sweet brown liquid sealed with red wax and with the words "Pappy Va...

Seared Cauliflower With Turmeric, Tahini and Miso

Mira Manek | Posted 06.17.2016 | Taste
Mira Manek

Turmeric stirred through cauliflower always makes it taste and look like a curry, but here, while using turmeric in cooking the cauliflower, I've then...

The Sweetest Time of the Year: Maple Sugar Time

Tom Gill | Posted 05.02.2015 | Travel
Tom Gill

Most of the northern United States remains in winter's tight grip, but one sure sign of spring is upon us - Maple Sugar Time. The reason maple sap ...

Why Maple Syrup Is So Damn Expensive (And So Delicious)

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 01.15.2015 | Taste

Pancakes would be nothing without maple syrup.

4 Maple Syrup Meals Made In Breakfast Heaven

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

Maple syrup is standard with pancakes and waffles, but the natural sweetener can also work wonders on these four morning meals that you may not have c...

Maple Syrup Says No Formaldehyde

Layne Lieberman | Posted 01.05.2015 | Green
Layne Lieberman

It is irrelevant that the bottle of organic maple syrup would include a statement saying that no formaldehyde is used. Maple syrup produced anywhere legally, should be formaldehyde free.

Our Students. Their Moment. My A**!

Steve Nelson | Posted 10.13.2014 | Education
Steve Nelson

The bureaucrats charged with implementing the Common Core dodge the flak from right and left, pointing out that the Common Core is a set of common standards, not a prescribed curriculum. This defense, while limitedly accurate, is irrelevant. The problem with the Common Core is that it drives bad education.

Here's Why 'Maple Water' Isn't The New Anything

The Huffington Post | Abigail Wise | Posted 07.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Before it's boiled down to the sweet stickiness coating your pancakes, a decidedly thinner, less sugary progenitor of the syrup flows through maple tr...

The Most Canadian Recipes Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Jenna Rak | Posted 07.01.2014 | Taste

Happy Canada Day!

The 12 Most Unique College Courses In America

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.23.2014 | College

Every college in America boasts that one life-changing class with that one legendary professor. If you’re lucky enough to be in such a class, you su...

How To Make Lemon Souffle Pancakes With Strawberries

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 07.29.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

When you feel like having a luxurious breakfast at home, give these soufflé pancakes a try.

Sorry, But There's No Such Thing As A 'Healthy' Sugar

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.22.2014 | Healthy Living

Infographic designed by Noelle Campbell We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but we feel the need to clarify a common misconception: There's no s...

7 Reasons Maple Syrup Is Good for Something Other Than Pancakes

Foodbeast | Posted 06.10.2014 | Taste

The nectar of the dessert Gods packs a solid amount of nutrients that can benefit you in the long run.

UMaine Grad Student Researching Effects of Weather, Climate Change on Maple Sugaring Industry

Sharon Kitchens | Posted 06.02.2014 | Green
Sharon Kitchens

Motivating people to take the threat of climate change seriously is nothing new. Some people have a good sense about climate change, recognize things are changing and that there is a need to use more sustainable farming practices and find ways to cope with what is predicted.

Montreal Journal IV: Erabliere

Francis Levy | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

In French an erabliere is a maple grove and most maple syrup in Quebec is harvested in the late winter to spring, when there are cold nights and warm ...