Archive for the ‘Tips’ Category

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Serious Eats Turkey Brining

It that time of year again with the turkeys and stuffing.  At Serious Eats, the writer J. Kenji Lopez has put together a very structured and scientific method explaining turkey brining and how to not have dry turkey.  As we know the dry turkey is not good eats. A Mr. Alton Brown trick is to […]

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Hangover Cure With Asparagus

Just in time for the weekend, everybody that drinks knows that one point in your life you going to hit a day where you just had too much.  That day you will probably swear up and down to give up the stuff.  But some how we always go back to the sweet sweet cocktail demon.  […]

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Freezer Tricks

Lifehacker posted a recap of 10 their hacks related to the freezer.  The tips include: 1. What you can freeze? 2. How to prevent freezer burn? 3. How to make your freezer more efficient. [via Lifehacker]

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Being Green with Food

There is a forum discussion that pretty much discuss how to have a lower impact on the earth by picking certain items.  There are some tasty suggestions listed. [via Treehugger via Treehugger forum]

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Coffee Freshness and Test

There is a pretty good article about coffee freshness and testing for it.  Tidbits include: “ How Coffee Goes Stale Once the coffee can or bag is opened, the beans will come in contact with oxygen. This contact causes the beans to start to oxidize, which in turn causes the coffee to lose flavor. ” […]