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sliced braised beef

How To Braise Meat

June 12, 2018 • Featured, How to • Views: 8345

Braising is a cost effective form of moist-heat cooking that breaks down connective tissues in tough cuts of meat. When you braise a cut of meat it leaves them tender and succulent.

How To Know What Fruit Is Available

April 17, 2016 • How to • Views: 8318

To check what fruits are at their optimum at any given time of year, we use a "seasonality table" to check what's in season year-round.

Cooking guide for brown rice

How To Cook Brown Rice Perfectly Every Time

March 16, 2016 • How to • Views: 10690

The secret to cooking perfect brown rice lies in getting the water to brown rice ratio correct.

Remove scales from fish

How To Gut And Scale Fish

March 9, 2016 • How to • Views: 10611

A quick guide on how to gut and scale a fish. Sometimes only a whole fish will do. Be warned thought; this is a messy process!

The easy way to cook lentils

How To Cook Lentils

March 1, 2016 • How to • Views: 9483

Lentils are a healthy, versatile, and inexpensive food. Here is an easy guide for cooking them.

Cooking method for quinoa

How To Cook Quinoa

February 23, 2016 • How to • Views: 7976

Quinoa is gaining popularity as a healthy, high-protein, gluten-free alternative grain. Here is a quick and easy guide to cooking.

Beef stock or broth

Beef Broth / Stock

February 16, 2016 • Articles, How to • Views: 9859

This is a very simple beef broth or stock, that can be used as a standard base for many recipes.

Making cous cous

How To Make Cous Cous

February 16, 2016 • How to • Views: 7396

Cous cous needs to be mixed with boiling water and allowed to sit for a few minutes before being ready to eat. Here is the easy guide to making.

how to deglaze a pan

How To Deglaze A Pan

February 9, 2016 • How to • Views: 7248

A major benefit to cooking a steak in a pan instead of a grill, is that you can make an awesome sauce when you finish.

pan fry a steak

How To Pan Fry Steak

February 2, 2016 • How to • Views: 9081

Pan frying a steak is one of those cooking skills that seems so simple to do, and yet can be so difficult to get right. Here are a few tips to help get it right.