Imagine this: you walk into a kitchen and smell the most delightful smell in the world. The smell of warm cookie dough, straight out of the oven. Entices you to check it out and you wonder how someone could concoct such a wonderful thing. This article will teach and assist you with many great tips and tricks to help you become a great cooking and be admired by your family!
Perfect pasta every time. Never add oil to the water when you are boiling pasta. It prevents the sauce from coating the pasta properly. Just before you drain the pasta, set aside about 1/3 cup of the cooked pasta water. When you mix the sauce with the pasta, add a little of the cooking liquid. The starch in the water adds body and flavor to the sauce.
When sauteing ingredients in a frying pan ensure that you don’t overcrowd the pan with too much food. Trying to cook too much at once will only lower the temperature of the pan and lead to steaming instead of browning. It is wiser to saute the ingredients in two separate batches, if necessary, and this will maintain the quality of cooking.
Have you ever wondered how your neighbor’s pie crusts turn out to be golden brown and glossy while yours is always pale? There is a trick to learn which guarantees the desired result every time. Beat some egg whites and brush them over the pie. You will take out beautiful, glossy, golden brown pies from your oven.
There is an easy way to peel garlic. There are many tips and techniques for peeling garlic, but there is a simple way that doesn’t involve any fancy gadgets. Take a rubber jar lid gripper and lay it on the counter. Place a clove of garlic on it and fold it over. Using a little pressure, simply roll the garlic clove around a few times inside the rubber gripper, and the skin will instantly be removed.
Someone can juice fruits and vegetables if they want to be sneaky when adding nutrients to their children’s foods. The juice can be poured in with other juices or it can be added to soups. Someone could also turn the juice into homemade pop cycles which will be hard for kids to resist.
While everyone dreams of being a great chef and “wowing” everyone with amazing dishes of food, you need to have the skills first. After reading this article, you should have a good grasp of some different techniques to help your homemade creations be a huge hit with family, friends, and neighbors! Bon appetite!