What’s The Difference Between Chow Mein And Lo Mein?

Let’s start with the noodles. “For me the key difference is the type of noodles used in them,” Maggie said. “Lo mein usually uses the fat, chewy noodles, while chow mein uses the thin type of noodles that sometimes contain egg.” Lo mein uses fresh noodles that are boiled for a few minutes, while chow […]

Everyday Meals

What's the Difference Between Ginger Ale and Ginger Beer?

Are ginger beer and ginger ale the same thing—and can you substitute one for the other? Here’s what you need to know before you make that Moscow mule with Canada Dry.  Ginger Beer vs. Ginger Ale Cooking dinner shouldn’t be complicated Ginger Beer is a (usually) non-alcoholic, brewed, and fermented beverage. Ginger ale, meanwhile, is […]

Food Trends

What's the Difference Between Bleached and Unbleached Flour?

If you’ve ever found yourself staring blankly at the rows of seemingly identical (but somehow impossibly different) bags of flour in the baking aisle, you’ve probably wondered: “What the heck is the difference between bleached and unbleached flour?” You’ve come to the right place. How Is Flour Made? Struggling to cook healthy? We’ll help you […]