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Cooking Tips

Cooking tips on preparing various recipes, a wide selection of spices, tips on storage of ingredients and other insider secrets from the world of chefs. Find the most useful cooking tips for the modern housewife. Try our culinary tips and give us your rating.
Tapenade - the Poor Man's Caviar
Tapenade - the Poor Man's Caviar
30 June
The main ingredients of the Tapenade spread are olive paste, anchovies, capers and lemon juice. Besides incredibly scrumptious, it's also very easy to make.
Perfect Combinations for Salads you Can't Go Wrong With
Perfect Combinations for Salads you Can't Go Wrong With
29 June
If you want to make a salad with the ever-more popular avocado, know that you'll get an excellent taste if you combine it with onions, bacon and walnuts.
Snake Meat - Asian Exoticness Not Worth Missing
Snake Meat - Asian Exoticness Not Worth Missing
23 June
Snake meat has been proven to have a positive effect on potency, vision and blood circulation. Consumption of it helps against high blood pressure, while ...
The Muffin - a Small Dessert but Huge Satisfaction!
The Muffin - a Small Dessert but Huge Satisfaction!
21 June
Muffins' major difference from other baked goods and desserts is that making them requires a very specific technique called the Muffin Method or the ...
How to Cool a Beverage in Less than 2 Minutes
How to Cool a Beverage in Less than 2 Minutes
16 June
First, pour a little water into a bowl, then fill it with ice. Add 1-2 tsp of salt and stir. Then place your beverage in the bowl. Stir again after 1 min. , ...
How to Dry Herbs and Spices in the Oven and Microwave
How to Dry Herbs and Spices in the Oven and Microwave
13 June
Remove the hard part of the spices' stems, break the rest into small branches. Lay out a napkin along the bottom of a shallow plate and place a cup of cold ...
Ideas for Alternatives to Popcorn and Seeds in Front of the TV
Ideas for Alternatives to Popcorn and Seeds in Front of the TV
09 June
Besides having dinner with the TV on, every time we sit down to watch a movie or show we always have something to snack on in our hand - popcorn, sunflower ...
Which Herbs and Spices Complement Which Products?
Which Herbs and Spices Complement Which Products?
07 June
Vegetables and spices that complement each other perfectly: Eggplants - oregano, parsley; Beetroots - dill, parsley; Don't hesitate to use spices to make ...
Surprising Applications of Salt
Surprising Applications of Salt
03 June
Eggs don't crack when boiled in salted water. Sauces made from flour become smooth when diluted with some salted water. The aroma of coffee improves and ...
Follow These Tips for Super Delicious Fish Every Time
Follow These Tips for Super Delicious Fish Every Time
02 June
To prevent oil from spraying you during frying you can add several beans to the pan. You can use this trick for frying other foods as well. To prepare ...