Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 30, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Fried Chicken………..

For golden brown chicken every time, put a few drops of yellow food coloring in the shortening before it has heated. Winner, Winner……

Thank you to Joan W. for passing along this Hint.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 29, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Vegetable Fritters………

Use leftover vegetables to make into patties. Mash vegetables together, add parsley, butter and your favorite seasonings, then fry and enjoy.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 28, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Grilling shrimp with shell on or off?……..

Butterfly shrimp by slicing almost through lengthwise, but leave shell on shrimp, this will keep the shrimp tender while grilling over such high heat. Brush shrimps with oil, season with salt and pepper and grill 2 minutes on each side, until shells are hot pink and shrimp is opaque.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 27, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Cucumbers……….

When buying – Look for firm cucumbers, without blemishes or soft spots, which can indicate they have started to rot. They should be dark green without any yellow spots, which develop as the cucumber is getting overly ripe. At that point, it will often produce off-flavors and odors.

To Store them – Cucumbers can last about 2 weeks at maximum quality before they start to soften. Due to their high water content, the quicker you use a fresh cucumber, the better. Chilling cucumbers in the fridge can make them last, but only if you do so carefully.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 26, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment
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Kicking up the Scrambled Eggs……….

For big, fluffy scrambled eggs, try adding some club soda or baking soda. Add 1 tablespoon of club soda for every 2 eggs you’re cooking, or 1/8 teaspoon of baking soda for every 4 eggs you’re cooking. Just whisk it right into your egg mixture, and enjoy your soft and fluffy eggs!

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 25, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Storing Mushrooms………

You can use the original packaging from the store, because those cases are generally designed to allow for some air flow. You can also place mushrooms in a paper bag; just be sure to leave the top open. And that’s it! Pop the mushrooms in your fridge, unwashed, and be sure to use those mushrooms quickly.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 24, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Oh Nuts……….

Eating nuts on a regular basis may improve your health in many ways, such as by reducing diabetes and heart disease risk, as well as cholesterol and triglyceride levels. This nutritious high-fiber treat may even aid weight loss — despite its high calorie count. Almonds, macadamia nuts, hazelnuts and pecans also appear to be quite heart healthy. And peanuts — which are technically not a nut, but a legume, like beans — seem to be relatively healthy.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 23, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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When using Peppers……

When cooking with chili peppers, protect your hands and eyes by wearing rubber gloves. Or coat your hands in vegetable oil and wash them with soap and water immediately after handling.

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 22, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Buying Blackberries……….

Choose deeply colored, glossy berries that show no signs of having been crushed or bruised. As with all berries, check for mold before buying. Look for bright, uniform color; pass on darkened, dull berries.

It is best to store your blueberries in the fridge and wash just prior to eating. Berries are delicate and very perishable. If you wash them first and plan to store them for a long period of time in the refrigerator they can start to break down faster. Blueberries should last a week and a half or more!

Kitchen Hint of the Day!

July 21, 2021 at 6:00 AM | Posted in Kitchen Hints | Leave a comment
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Storing Strawberries………..

Remove the berries from their original container, and store them whole and unwashed in a partially-closed container lined with paper towels to absorb any excess moisture, preferably in a single layer so they don’t get crushed. They should last up to five to seven days.

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