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5 Secrets to Healthier Cooking

There’s an old saying that everything that tastes good is bad for you. And there is some truth to that. There’s no denying that fried foods such as fried chicken and rich foods that use heavy cream and whole fat dairy products are tasty. But there are ways that you can still enjoy these foods […]

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How to Make Creamy Dishes Without the Cream

Who doesn’t love a rich, creamy soup or pasta sauce like fettuccine alfredo? These sauces are delicious, yes, but they are also full of ingredients that contain heaping amounts of fats and cholesterol. Eaten regularly, creamy sauces can lead to poor health. Fortunately, you can still enjoy creamy dishes while avoiding unhealthy ingredients such as […]

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How to Make the Perfect Ceviche

Ceviche is the perfect dish for a light summer meal that doesn’t require any cooking so there is no extra heat. To make the perfect ceviche, you need to follow some cooking rules closely so it will turn out delicious and perfect. 1. Use Fresh Fish Sometimes it isn’t possible to get freshly got fish […]

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French Veggie Loaf

French Veggie Loaf Recipe

With the weather beginning to cool down and the days growing shorter and shorter, people are breaking out their crock pots and stew recipes, looking for soulful, hearty meals that warm the body from the inside out. If you’re looking for the perfect food to pair with a veggie stew, this extremely versatile french loaf […]

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Italian Braised Pork with Polenta

Italian Braised Pork with Polenta

Are you tired of your predictable dinner menu? Looking for a new tasty dish to prepare for your family? Bring a taste of Italy to your dinner table with this delicious Italian braised pork with polenta recipe that is easy and scrumptious. Using a slow cooker allows you to start this dish in the morning […]

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Perfect Poached Eggs

A healthy and delicious way to prepare eggs is by poaching.  This method entails cooking an egg in simmering water.  Poaching is a favored cooking method since it produces consistent and predictable results.  This is achieved by precise timing and the temperature of the simmering water as there is no guesswork.  The ideal poached egg […]

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Easy Way to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

The Easy Way to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

The hard-boiled egg is so simple yet so complicated at the same time.  While it is among the most fundamental dished one can cook it is also very difficult to develop one’s perfect technique for the flawless hard-boiled egg.  There are several different methods and surely enough you will find the right one, but that […]

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Cooking: It’s not as Bad as You Think

Many people believe that cooking is a difficult task that requires experience and instruction. However, cooking is actually easier than you may believe. If you have the desire to cook, you can make many dishes that will leave mouths wanting more. Here are some tips to help you get started in the kitchen. Start with […]

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Meal Short Cuts

Meal Short Cuts: How to Get Dinner on the Table Faster

If you have ever been involved in a dinner situation where a lot of boys or men have been involved, then you know how important it is to get dinner on the table as fast as possible. Whether you are planning a big meal or have a house full of hungry people all the time, […]

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Family-Made Brunch for Lazy and Tasty Weekend Mornings

Who doesn’t love brunch? It is one of the greatest meals ever invented that we only get to enjoy on weekends and maybe a few holidays. However, a lazy weekend morning and a gourmet brunch don’t exactly go hand in hand. That is unless you opt to make dishes the evening before so that in […]

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Lets Talk About Parsnips

Parsnips may look like bleached carrots, but you’ll find they have a sweeter but more peppery flavor than the orange carrots we all know and love. While they are good for you, they also taste amazing. They can be roasted, added to soups and stews, and even pureed for an exquisite flavor. About Parsnips Parsnips […]

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Learning to Braise

Turning tough, cheap, cuts of meat into delectably tender meals is simple when you use a cooking technique called braising. If you’ve ever had a pot roast, you’ve probably had braised meat and loved it. Learning to braise is easy. Basically, you simmer a cheap cut of meat for a long time in liquid. For […]

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