The fat in grapes is really thinInteresting factoid from...


October 22, 1997|By Elizabeth Large

The fat in grapes is really thin

Interesting factoid from the 1998 "Illustrated Calendar of Fat": Five pounds of grapes has the same fat content as one chocolate chip (.70 grams). Every amusing and sometimes beautiful photograph in the calendar illustrates the difference in fat content of two foods. You can order it for $13.95 by calling 800-967-3713.

E-mail for recipes for daily dinners

If you've got an e-mail address, you've got a dinner recipe every weeknight. That's if you register at the Ladies Home Journal Web site ( "RecipE-mail," a free feature, delivers a quick, nutritious dinner recipe by mid-afternoon Monday through Friday. Just click on "Inside the Journal Kitchen" when you get to the Web site.

To a tea

June Griffith at the Darlington Country Store (2101 Shuresville Road, Darlington) holds tea classes where she teaches a bit of history, tea etiquette, how to brew tea, menu planning for afternoon tea and more. The three-hour class costs $20. Call 410-836-7764 for information.

Call for cookies

We're looking for your most treasured recipes for our holiday cookie exchange. Type, double spaced, or print clearly. Please be very specific. Include your name, address, phone number and a sentence or two about yourself or your recipe. We'd love to know why these cookies are special to you. Send to Holiday Cookie Classic, c/o Elizabeth Large, The Sun, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, Md. 21278 by Nov. 5.

We'll print our favorite recipes in the A La Carte section Dec. 3.

Pub Date: 10/22/97

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