Can You Cook Frozen Ground Turkey

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Turkey is a delicious meat item to have in pasta, salads, tacos, and other meals. You can have it whole or ground. You can have it fresh or frozen in the store. You can purchase them new and store them frozen for long. The turkey is delicious and has some health value. It contains lean … Read more

Substitutes for Sweet Rice Flour

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Rice flour and sweet rice flour are not the same ingredients. Instead, it is much different. The long or medium-grain white rice makes the regular rice flour, and the short-grain white rice makes the sweet rice flour. It is not sweet, as the name says. It provides a pleasant and tasty milky aroma. The most … Read more

How To Soften Caramel That Is Too Hard

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What will you do when your caramel gets too hard or crystalized? You may need to dip your ice cream or grapes to dip into soft caramel. But too hard caramel is not suitable to have the taste of dip. You cannot dip it at all. It will take time to make another batch of … Read more

Can You Marinate Frozen Chicken

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Are you preparing to marinate the chicken? And you forgot to thaw it before. Then you have the question. Can you marinate frozen chicken? The answer will be- Yes, it is possible but not wise. The spices or flavors you want to add while marinating do not get into frozen chicken. Frozen chicken is hard … Read more

How to Clean Cheesecloth

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Cheesecloth is a lightly woven fabric whose primary use is in the production of cheese. Besides straining the water away from the cheese whey, cheesecloth comes to help to strain other food before processing. The cheesecloth has to be clean to make fresh cheese every time.  Disposal cheesecloth may be the answer to have fresh … Read more

How to Clean a Mortar and Pestle

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All of us know that a set of mortar and pestle is an indispensable item for grinding spices in a kitchen. Since time immemorial the mortar or bowl and the pestle, a club-shaped object has been in use for grinding materials in the kitchen, pharmacy and laboratory.  The makeup of the mortar and pencil is … Read more

Can You Drink Mirin?

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For many who are not used to this Japanese drink, mirin tastes disgustingly salty-sweet drink. However, once you add to stew or make the teriyaki sauce, it matters a lot. Mirin is just sweet rice wine applicable to Japanese recipes. Yes, you can drink mirin as it contains only 14% alcohol and has the same … Read more

Can You Eat Uncured Salami?

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You all know that salami is seasoned sausage, food of the Italians now cherished worldwide. However, you must wonder if you can eat uncured salami and be safe. The word ‘uncured’ attached to salami is rather misleading. The difference between curing and uncuring deals with how the meat undergoes processing to make the salami. Two … Read more

What to Look for in a Range Hood? [All About Range Hoods]

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Range hoods act as a complete lifesaver all the time. Not only do these devices work at eliminating smokes and fumes, but they also ensure recirculation of air inside the kitchen. And, with the flourish of modern technology, the demand for these mechanical devices has increased as well. Especially in the commercial kitchen, almost every … Read more