Great Bite Size Snack Ideas
Whether you are hosting a dinner party or a braai it’s customary to offer your guests a few snacks to enjoy before the main meal is ready. People love to eat, drink and be merry while they are enjoying the company of friends or family. Preparing a few bite sized snacks will make you the star of the party. Here are a few great bite size snack ideas.Wood Fired Cooking – How to Use Different Temperatures to Prepare Your Food
Wood fired cooking is becoming more popular and chefs and home cooks are increasingly using this ancient method of cooking to add some spices to their dishes. This method of cooking creates unique flavors that you just cannot achieve with other fuel methods such as gas or electricity.Saving Frying Oil
When we put food in the fryer we expect it to cook quickly so that we can eat it as soon as possible. That’s the joy of frying food but what about the remaining frying oil?Cooking Tips For Summer
If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen is an advice we often encounter, but like most advice not very helpful or practical. Kitchens are inherently hot places at any time of the year, but while spending time in a warm kitchen is a pleasant thing in the winter, cooking in the summer becomes an exceptionally tiring and draining task as the ambient heat combined with the heat from the conventional gas stove makes the kitchen a furnace.Kitchen Island? Pros and Cons
In viewing various styles of kitchen, it’s apparent that kitchen islands have progressed a tremendous amount over time. However, does every kitchen need an island? What are some pros and some cons? That is what we are going to look at today.8 Surprising Ways to Use Aluminum Foil
Aluminum foil is something that everyone has in the kitchen since it has multiple uses within the realm of food storage. Aluminum foil is the knight in shining armor of home makers as it can serve as a handy pie shield or a makeshift broiler pan, depending on the need.How to Cook With Brown Sugar
Many people believe that brown sugar is healthier than white sugar. This isn’t entirely true but brown sugar does contain a bit more nutrients because of the molasses it contains.Sunflower Oil: Frying and Cooking Tips
Frying is an art in the cooking world. Yes, everyone knows how to pour frying oil in a pan and fry their chips to crisp delight but not everyone knows how to use the sunflower oil for other purposes. Here are some useful tips for using sunflower oil in the kitchen.Which Do You Prefer For Your Cooking-Gas or Electric?
Over my lifetime I have cooked with both gas and electric stoves. I prefer gas, but that is what I grew up learning to cook on. I know individuals who love their electric stoves. I wanted to take a look at both gas and electric stoves for the readers.Cooking Made Easy, Let’s Eat!
Eating healthy does not have to be difficult. Learn about ways to make cooking fun and easy!Top 10 Baking Tips
Yum-yum! Who doesn’t love cakes and cookies? Cakes and its innumerable variations are an all-time favorite across all the age-groups. The innumerable cake and pastry shops that dot the streets of every locality tantalize the taste buds of one and all with their delectable wares. But, not all are aware of the love and painstaking effort that goes into the making of these sinful delights.Precautions in Cooking That Can Save You From Accidents
Cooking is interesting and is the hobby for many people. Most like to cook food of different types and serve to their family and friends. But one has to maintain certain safety measures that actually help the person and the people around him or her stay safe.Grocery Shopping Tips and Tricks to Save You Time and Money
Find out how to make your next grocery shopping trip easier. These tips and tricks will save you time, and money!How to Properly Freeze Your Food
Freezing food is one of the best and most common ways to preserve food. Learn how to properly do this so that you can avoid things like freezer burn.Freezer Burn – What, Why, and How It Happens, and How to Prevent It
Freezer burn – What is it? Why does it happen? Can I still eat it? How does it happen? How can I prevent it? All these answers and more in this article.