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What Is Buckwheat And Why Is It Used To Make Pancakes?

You might have noticed that buckwheat hotcakes are prominently displayed on our menu, as they are a European staple that doesn't quite have the same traction here in the US. You might then wonder just what in the world is buckwheat, and why on earth would it be used to make pancakes? Because it's delicious… Continue reading What Is Buckwheat And Why Is It Used To Make Pancakes?

Top 6 Summer Breakfast Ideas At Old European in Post Falls

Post-Falls, ID Best Breakfast Place As the weather heats up, heartier breakfasts with dense, heavier foods aren't necessarily as relished, so it's a good idea to have some summer breakfast ideas. As it happens, there are a number of fantastic options at the Old European.¬†Summer flavors tend to be lighter, with fresh fruit added for… Continue reading Top 6 Summer Breakfast Ideas At Old European in Post Falls

Breakfast Food In Colonial America: What Did They Eat?

  American cuisine has changed a lot since the early days of our country, including breakfast food in colonial America. What was it like? What did they eat? American breakfast food has definitely changed...but you'd be surprised by some things that aren't too far off from popular breakfast foods of today. Food In Colonial America… Continue reading Breakfast Food In Colonial America: What Did They Eat?

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The Prevailing Influence Of Early Modern European Cuisine

History of¬†Early Modern European Cuisine Early modern European cuisine is some of the most diffuse and popular types of foods worldwide. While influenced by other cultures, it has spread throughout the globe and affected the tastes and food choices of many, many others. American cuisine, of course, is shot through with European cuisine from the… Continue reading The Prevailing Influence Of Early Modern European Cuisine

Why Skipping Breakfast Is a Bad Idea

The Benefits of Eating a Good Breakfast Skipping breakfast is fairly common, as some studies have found up to 40 percent of Americans neglect a good healthy morning meal. You might think it's efficient to do so, but you're doing yourself more harm than good. Your Concentration And Mood Improve When you're hungry, especially after… Continue reading Why Skipping Breakfast Is a Bad Idea

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Best Sandwiches For Breakfast and Lunch in Post Falls Idaho

Best Sandwiches For Lunch & Breakfast Looking for the best sandwiches to try this fall in the Post Falls area? You'll have to look a bit outside the traditional. While a good turkey or ham sandwich is a wonderful comfort at times, there are better sandwiches to have. Here at The Old European, you'll find… Continue reading Best Sandwiches For Breakfast and Lunch in Post Falls Idaho