According to a recent article published in USA Today, a new study by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) says that even tap water dubbed “safe” may not be and could pose a number of health risks. Here’s what you need to know: There are 22 carcinogens (a carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer) … [Read more...] about Is Your Tap Water Safe?
Have you ever wondered why your ice at home is cloudy and the ice at restaurants is crystal clear? The short answer is that your home ice contains entrapped minerals and air that creates a cloudy appearance. However, much of the commercial ice you buy is made in a different way, which entraps air to keep your ice clear. Commercial businesses (restaurants, etc.) have … [Read more...] about How to Make Clear Ice
A bottled water tasting and food pairing event was recently sponsored by Sweetwater LLC at Joe's Restaurant in Venice, CA on Aug. 12. The event featured a three-course dinner menu paired with six different bottles of water. According to an article in The Earth Times, "Water is not just water." Like wine, water has different characteristics that it picks up from the land it … [Read more...] about Premium Bottled Water Can Enhance a Fine Dining Experience