Elegant Sophistiplate Paper Plates
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Sophistiplate Elegant Paper Plates

We like the elegant, sturdy paper plates from Sophistiplate so much, we may never drag out the family china again. They make entertaining so much easier. And there are designs for every occasion and taste. Here’s more about them.

Peanut Butter & Chocolate Cheesecake


Tip Of The Day

National Peanut Butter & Chocolate Day

Check out 17 recipes, from desserts to PB&C Irish soda bread. Take a bite. In photo: Baked Alaska, 1959.

Hot Fudge Sundae   Today’s Food Holiday

National Vanilla Ice Cream Day

How about making your own? Check it out. See all the July food holidays and the entire year of food holidays.

Checkerboard Melon Salad Food Fun

Checkerboard Melon Salad

It’s easy to make this stunner with summer’s delicious melons. Take a look.


This Month’s Features

Hot Dogs

Monthly Food Holiday

National Hot Dog Month

Does it pay for most of us to buy organic hot dogs? Take a look.



Food History


It’s National Watermelon Month. There’s a big leap from its origins to the melon we enjoy today. The scoop.




Drink Up


Sparkling Wine Week is the first week in July. Do you know Sekt, from Germany? We love it! Take a sip.

Baked AlaskaMonthly Food Holiday

National Ice Cream Month

How many different ice cream creations can you name? Take a look. (Photo: Baked Alaska)


Salmon With Blueberry ToppingMonthly Food Holiday

July Belongs To Blueberries Month

We’ve got recipes for every meal of the day. Here they are.



Monthly Food Holiday

This Is A Bison, Not A Buffalo

Delicious lean red meat, but why can’t Americans understand that this is not a buffalo? Take a look.

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Sushi Glossary

Beyond chirashi-sushi and dragon rolls, there are many other types of sushi to discover on your next visit to the sushi bar. See all the food glossaries.

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