What’s better than a home bar? A home cocktail bar! Of course, there are a few specialty items you’ll need to buy if you want to produce the finest drinks and have a bar that feels complete. Here are the essentials.
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Copper cookware, with its bright and burnished appearance, is fantastic to look at, giving any kitchen a cool and classic tone. What many people don’t know is that its practical benefits are just as compelling – that’s why professional chefs tend to cherish their copper cookware.
It’s certainly no culinary crime to be unfamiliar with a potato ricer – there just aren’t that many of them about. Potato ricers are a type of press. You place a boiled potato within the implement and then bring down the handle to force it through a sheet of small holes that are approximately the… Read more »
If you love to go grocery shopping, but always worry about not having enough room in your car, you might be looking for ways that you can change your situation, and ensure that you have plenty of space to get everything you need. For some people, grocery shopping can be almost a hobby, as they… Read more »
So you’ve done all the preparation work: you’ve selected the proper table cloths, picked up flowers, made hors d’oeuvres, got your bird in the oven, put together a salad, and have dessert waiting on the side. You’ve selected the right liquors for the evening, and even put out soda for those teetotaler guests. But after… Read more »
Every homemaker needs to take a break from the kitchen sometime. Whether you are a man or a woman, there comes a day when you decide enough is enough. It is time to let someone else do the cooking. Unfortunately, not every time does somebody else step up to the plate, so to speak. When… Read more »
As a 21st century adult, it’s important to have a variety of skills. People of all genders and gender identities alike need to be able to change a tire, to identify the smell of a gas leak, to stop the smoke alarm when it gets set off accidentally, and, perhaps most importantly, to cook. Whether… Read more »
Is it a Dutch oven, or a French oven? Some say they are basically the same, while others disagree saying the meal actually has a different taste when prepared in one or another. So, let us see what the French oven really is, what it is made of, and for what dishes you should use… Read more »
Hot wings have emerged as quite an integral part of our culinary rarities. Today, we will be taking a closer look at this particular dish—its origin, how it’s cooked alongside several other aspects. It is always interesting to trace the history of a delicacy—especially once it starts enjoying such unprecedented popularity across the globe…. Read more »
Also known as fennel flower, Roman coriander, black caraway and kalonji, nigella sativa is a plant which originates from south and southwest Asia. Egypt is known to be the one of the earliest cultivation areas of the plant, which seeds are used as a spice in Middle Eastern and Indian cuisines. It was also found… Read more »