Cooking Myths and the Holidays
With the holidays quickly approaching, the ideas and preparations begin. Everything needs to be done in a short period of time. You need to find gifts then wrap them, decide on a menu for the big holiday days and invite people to the dinner. With all this preparation time and menu decision making, there are a lot of cooking myths that circle this time of year. I thought that I would take some time to find out what the popular cooking myths are for this time of year.The Holidays: To Cook or Not To Cook, That Is the Question
Isn’t it lovely and wonderful that the holiday season is upon us? The festive decorations are up and the people are merry. Shopping is in full season. This means that many people just want to relax and spend time with the people they love most and enjoy spending time with. So as we approach the big days, the question that keeps coming up is: to cook for my family or not to cook (that is, should we rather eat out)?Using A Pizza Stone For Healthier Baking
There are several reasons that make using a pizza stone the best option for baking. The best reason for choosing to use a baking stone is that they produce healthier and less fattening foods.Eliminate the Cardboard Cookie
Measuring instruments are essential for every kitchen. Measuring cups come in two basic types: Graded: Graded cups range in sizes from 1/4 cup to 1 cup and can range from 4 to 6 cups in a set. Use graded cups to measure dry ingredients and solid fats, such as shortening.The Versatile KitchenAid Stand Mixer Attachments Turn Mums Into Profestional Chefs
The KitchenAid Artisan is one of the world’s top rated state of the art kitchen standing mixers. Described by the market as ergonomically designed, it offers the best home cooking, baking and beverage making experience. In the US and in fact the rest of the world, the choice of the budding chefs and wannabe “home chefs” is the KitchenAid Artisan. The main attraction of this mixer is its state of the art powerful motor and its beautiful sleek and compact design, which is complemented with 20 different color designs. The KitchenAid Artisan comes with three versatile attachments that will greatly enhance and facilitate creation of homemade tasty dishes, bakery, beverages and treats. The manufactures of the KitchenAid Artisan did their home work alright.Deep Fryer Safety Tips Are Mainly Common Sense
There’s a big divide of opinion over the safety and worth of electric deep fat fryers in home kitchens and a lot of hype too. So with Christmas just around the corner, when frying meals is a fast and superbly tasty option, what’s stopping you?What Makes A Good Pizza?
It is safe to say that just about everyone loves pizza. Some of the great elements of this food dish include that it is easy to make and can be relatively healthy, depending on what you put on it. Pizza also covers a large basis of the food groups: vegetables, sometimes fruit, dairy, meat and grains.Introducing the Wonderful World of Caviar
The word caviar is derived from the Turkish word “khavyar” which means “bearing eggs”. Traditionally, caviar was used only on the dinnerplates of royal families. However, with time it became more commercially available.Novelty Cakes Maker Reveals Cake Making Tips
Perfecting cake making skills can take a lot of time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t create stunning novelty cakes with minimal effort. In this article you’ll see 6 essential skills and tips that if you focus on, will enable you to create most cake designs including amazing novelty cakes.Oh That Old Chestnut!
As the winter nights are drawing in and the temperature is falling, this can only mean one thing… it is time for the chestnut season. Chestnuts start becoming in season from October in the UK, but the peak of the season hits us between November and December. In the culinary world, eating foods in season is fashionable. This is because the food will not only be at its best and ripest, but it is also readily available making it cheaper!What Is a Karahi?
An introduction to the karahi cooking pan, used in Indian cooking. Find out its practical uses and why it should be an essential item in your kitchen.How To Create A Quick Healthy Meal In Less Than 30 Minutes
One major obstacle to cooking is that most of us do not have enough time. However, there is a way in which you can create a meal from scratch in less than 30 minutes.