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  • How To Use a Smoker

    If you're tired of the usual barbecue fare, try using a smoker for a unique taste. This is a great way to add some variety, and impress your guests. Meats cooked in a...
  • How To Make Caramelized Onions

    Caramelized onions make a delicious topping for many recipes, including steak. They are easy to make, and add a unique taste to many meals. Caramelizing is the process...
  • How To Make Milk

    If you are vegan, lactose intolerant, or simply don't like milk, you can make a milk substitute using nuts. Nut milk has a lot of calcium, as well as essential fatty...
  • How To Make Blueberry Syrup

    Making your own blueberry syrup is easy and delicious! You can use it to top waffles, pancakes, toast, ice cream, or pastries. If you can it, it will last up to a...
  • How To Make Mash

    Mash is a starchy mixture from which grain alcohol is distilled. It is made from a mixture of corn or other grains, yeast, sugar, and water. Mash is the intermediate...
  • How To Make Buttermilk Biscuits

    While you can make quasi-buttermilk biscuits from a can or using Bisquick, there is no substitute for real buttermilk biscuits. You may not realize it, but they're...
  • How To Use Celery

    The plant that we know as celery today was developed from wild celery, remains of which have been found in 14th century Egyptian tombs. Wild celery was a widespread...
  • How To Make Alfredo Sauce

    Alfredo sauce can be hard to get right, but if you follow this recipe you'll be able to make delicious alfredo sauce in no time. It involves only a few minutes, and...
  • How To Make Meringue

    Do you love the fluffy, white peaks of a great tasting meringue? The look of this perfect concoction intimidates a lot of people when they are new to the kitchen....
  • How To Make Desiccated Coconut

    Desiccated coconut is coconut that has been dried and grated or powdered. It is used in many different recipes. If you are having trouble finding it in the store, you...
  • How To Make Vinegar

    For most consumers it is easy to just reach for a jar of vinegar when at the grocery store. If you prefer to make your own, fear not, it is possible. In fact, making...
  • How To Dry Apples

    When fall arrives, people flock to the apple orchards to pick apples to make homemade apple pie or some other seasonal specialty. They often come home with more than...
  • How To Make Jalapeno Juice

    Jalapeno juice is a unique type of juice you can make using jalapenos. Jalapeno peppers are very common in the US, and are a moderate to hot pepper, rated 5 on a scale...
  • How To Make Ketchup

    This simple recipe outlines the necessary steps to make a homemade batch of ketchup. While ketchup can be made in many different ways, this method focuses on producing...
  • Making Plum Jelly: Fruit Recipe from Plums

    Homemade plum jelly is a delicious treat. It's very easy to make at home, and is a lot more special than store-bought strawberry jam. Wrapping your taste bounds around...
  • How To Make Jam

    Did you know that you can make and can your own jam? It's actually quite easy, and it tastes much better than store-bought jam. Plus it has less chemicals and...
  • How To Make Pear Preserves

    Pear preserves are a delicious and easy treat you can make at home. More unexpected than store-bought strawberry jam, they have a unique taste. Try serving them on...
  • How To Make Sour Cream

    This recipe outlines a simple method of creating your very own homemade sour cream. You can use the finished product to dress up any number of delicious homemade...
  • How To Julienne Vegetables

    Cutting a vegetable using the julienne technique is a simple way to spruce up your meal. The following directions allow you to easily julienne carrots, potatoes, or...
  • How To Make Breadcrumbs

    Breadcrumbs are used in many recipes, from meatloaf to fried foods and casserole toppings. While you can buy breadcrumbs, it’s much easier to just make your own...
  • How To Make Buttermilk

    Buttermilk is a very specific ingredient used in recipes for cakes, cookies, waffles, and biscuits. Buttermilk adds a very unique taste to the recipe. You can also...
  • How To Make Perfect Roast Potatoes

    Every Sunday roast deserves to be accompanied by delicious roast potatoes whether you're serving Roast beef, chicken or pork. This recipe for mini roast potatoes...
  • How To Bake a Potato Without Any Equipment

    A must-know for backpackers or Scout leaders. You can do it in your backyard, too!
  • How To Cook on Banana Leaves

    Add an authentic Asian feel to your meals simply by cooking with banana leaves. The following steps explain a quick and easy way for you to incorporate banana leaves...
  • How To Tell if an Egg is Bad

    Eating spoiled food can result in food poisoning from Salmonella. It is easy for someone who does not eat eggs frequently to forget when they purchased the carton in...
  • How To Make Satay

    Satay [sah -TAY] or saté is a popular snack and appetizer, consisting of skewered pieces of meat, usually beef or chicken, which are grilled and then served with a...
  • How To Make Peanut Sauce for Satay

    The following traditional Indonesian recipe for the sauce, also called Sambal Kacang (“kacang” meaning “nut” in native Malay language) uses fresh roasted...
  • How To Be a Sous Chef

    A home-cooked meal is satisfying, cost-effective, and usually healthier than any fast-food convenience or restaurant meal. But any home-cooking takes a little bit of...
  • How To Filet Salmon

    In this article, I will show you how to filet salmon like a pro. By following these easy step by step instructions you will get neat, trim fillets that are tasty,...
  • How To Make and Freeze Tomato Sauce

    If you dared to put tomato plants in your garden in early spring, by late summer you will be happily overwhelmed with a bounty of red, ripe tomatoes. While warm and...
  • How To Cook a Steak To Perfection

    Whether you're just looking for that juicy perfection for your own dinner plate, or if you're trying to cook up a romantic dish for two, cooking that steak just right...
  • How To Create a Family Album Recipe Book

    Don't lose those treasured family recipes! Create a “family album recipe book” and fill it with favorite pictures and delicious recipes.
  • How To Peel an Orange

    Peeling an orange doesn't have to be a prolonged struggle that ends with orange rind jammed under your fingernails and a spray of orange oil across your face. Learn to...
  • How To Make a Brine

    Are you sick and tired of dry, flavorless chicken breasts? How about pork chops that taste and feel like you're chewing on a penny loafer? Well, if that's the case...
  • How To Grill Food Without Burning It

    Using a BBQ is great in several ways. It is practical, quick and easy to clean. It also reduces the fat that you usually use when grilling a steak in a pan. Although...
  • How To Cook Coconut Rice

    This article offers you tips on how you can cook rice with coconut flavor. It also suggests accompanying food for this dish.
  • How To Bring Out the Flavors in Your Food

    Food has a large variety of flavors waiting to delight your palate and taste buds. Why make it bland when you can spice things up a little? Let's see which herbs and...
  • How To Make Hollandaise Sauce

    An examination of hollandaise sauce, one of the most versatile and delicious mother sauces in the culinary world. Also discussed are the various permutations and...
  • How To Keep Blue Cheese Dressing from Going Bad

    Blue cheese dressing often gets moldy before it is used up. Here's how to prevent that from happening.
  • How To Make Flour Tortillas

    If you've ever been to Mexico, chances are that you've seen women effortlessly rolling out tortilla after tortilla. Although flour tortillas are actually much harder...
  • How To Cook Rice

    Cooking rice is easy! Here are tips to cook two types of rice to perfection.
  • How To Clean a BBQ

    Cleaning a barbecue grill may seem to be a tedious task when in fact, it is as easy as 1-2-3! Discover an easy way to clean your grill by removing any sticky residue...
  • How To Season a Turkey

    As the holidays are upon us, so are the traditional celebrations and feasts. Of course, every feast could not be called one without a turkey. I have always liked...
  • How To Make a Vegan Christmas Dinner

    A vegan Christmas dinner doesn't have to be bland or difficult. Follow the tips below for a feast your family and friends will remember for years.
  • How To Make Old Fashioned Giblet Gravy

    This is an old fashioned recipe that has been passed down in my family. This recipe is for a large gathering.
  • How To Cook Tender Calf Liver

    When I was a child, I hated when my mother used to cook liver for supper. That was until my father showed me how to make it deliciously tender and tasty as can be....
  • How To Smoke Salmon

    Learn how to create the nice smoked flavor anytime in a few easy steps.
  • How To Deep Fry a Whole Turkey

    This article describes how to deep fry a whole turkey. Cooking time is cut way down, and you won't have to remember to baste the bird.
  • How To Cook a Cheap and Easy Thanksgiving Dinner

    Don't stress out about the time and money needed for a good Thanksgiving dinner...use these tips instead!
  • How To Do English to Metric Conversion

    Here is a conversion system to go from Imperial to metric in cooking. It is easy math or memorization.