The Essential Ingredient online community

The internet has given us unparalleled access to information and almost limitless channels of communication. For those of us interested in food and cooking, this brings with it many opportunities to find inspiration and to broaden our knowledge.

Whether from our home computers, laptops, smartphones, iPads or public terminals, the internet gives us the opportunity to access limitless information, including recipes, …

Cooking online: The internet food revolution

Whether you own a restaurant with multiple proudly-displayed chef’s hats, prepare three meals a day for the family at home or cook only for yourself, you understand the importance of trying new things in the kitchen.

But from where does the constant inspiration come?

Traditionally, of course, the answer is from the community. Recipes shared between groups of people, each individual developing …