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Roast Beef Cooking Chart

Your first line of defense against over-cooked roast beef is a cooking chart, or a written “time-weight ratio guide” that allows a specific number of minutes of cooking time for each pound of meat. Cooking charts are found in all basic cook books, and are, at best, approximations. The internal …

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Holiday Meal Tips

An elegant Christmas dinner can be somewhat intimidating for hosts and hostesses to prepare and serve but it is really not that difficult if you are proactive and focused. The keys to a wonderful, sumptious Christmas meal include the following steps: ORGANIZATION The main success factor in producing a wonderful holiday meal …

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Reduce Carbs with Baked Turnips

Baking turnips is a great way to cut your carbohydrate intake and add fiber to your diet. You can bake a turnip in the same way you would a potato wrapped in aluminum foil. You can also make a substitute for fried, scalloped or au gratin potatoes by baking turnips. …

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What every Baker needs to know about Breadmaking

It starts with as little as four simple ingredients: flour, yeast, salt, and water. With a little work and time it turns into a beautiful and flavorful product. Although the ingredients are simple, many bakers are finding themselves at odds with bread. In truth, bread is a bit deceptive. The …

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Cooking chicken with leftovers in mind

If you are considering cooking a chicken for dinner, one of the things you may want to consider is how to use the leftovers. Using leftovers can be complicated if you stuff a chicken, so, if you are considering how to use them, here are some simple tips and tricks …

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How to Roast Nuts and Seeds

With cooler weather on the horizon and Halloween just around the corner, they’ll be plenty of opportunities to roast nuts for snacks, seasonal festivities, or just for family fun. Roasted nuts are healthy, nutritious, and a great addition to salads, snack mixes, or just eaten by the handful. Simple to …

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A great and easy way to cook frozen shrimp

Shrimps are among the most favored foods that come from the ocean. The flavor is good, rich bodied and they are quite filling. However not all areas have access to fresh shrimp. This means that they are often sold in a frozen state. Thankfully, there are great ways to cook …

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