Cooking Techniques

Cooking Techniques

How to Cook a Delicious Frozen Steak

Frozen steaks cooked indoors or on the grill can be even more delicious than steaks that were thawed first.

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Great Grilled Chicken Every Time

Why don’t people get as excited about chicken on the grill as they do about steak? The truth is, chicken…

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Best Recipes for Cast Iron

Cast-iron skillets, pots, griddles and pans are becoming popular again because, when properly “seasoned,” they are naturally nonstick without added…

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How to Get Rid of the Arsenic in Rice

Most of us eat rice, but most of us don’t know that rice is the leading food source of arsenic,…

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Makin’ Bacon

What beats the smell of bacon and coffee in the morning? Here are some tips for perfectly fried bacon…and a microwave…

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Kitchen Tricks We Love

Four easy kitchen hacks that make cooking fun.

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Use Your Slow Cooker Like a Pro

Many people have slow cookers and love their convenience, but they don’t use the cookers anywhere close to their full…

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How To Broil Like A Pro

Broiling is quicker than roasting, and the direct heat can create a tasty crust on the outside and a juicy…

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Favorite Potato Hacks

We love the humble spud…and what’s not to love? Potatoes are versatile, tasty and full of potassium and vitamin C.…

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Best Way to Reheat Food

Are you tired of microwaved food that’s hot on the outside and cold in the middle? Try this trick to…

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Nice Rice Tricks

Rice is a favorite side dish the world over…but it’s not the easiest pantry item to cook. And the minute…

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Great Ways to Grate Cheese

Get the most out of your cheese grating without the mess! Here’s what to do…

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Corn-Shucking Trick

Fresh corn on the cob beats canned corn any day—it’s time to get shucking! But who wants to bother, especially…

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Grill-less “Grilled” Cheese Sandwich

Here’s a hack for all those kids out there getting ready for college (so pass it along if you’re not…

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Slow Cookers Aren’t Just for Winter

3 Scrumptious Summer Recipes Most of us think of hearty, steaming stews and other winter dishes when we think of…