Today in History: January 16

Today in History: January 16 1868  William Davis, from Detroit receives a patent for a refrigerator car. 1894  Charles H. Phillips Chemical Company registers the ‘Milk of Magnesia’ trademark. 1915  Rosenella Cruciani ‘Rose’ Totino was born.  She is known as the queen of frozen pizza and co-founder with her husband Jim Totino, of Totino’s Pizzeria […]

Risotto Risotto is an Italian short grain Arborio rice.  It is a creamy delicious rice which is wet compared to dry like other cooked rice.  It is almost like a pasta. In fact, it takes so long to cook that in restaurants I have seen orzo rice substituted in place of risotto when they serve […]