Q: I love how stand mixers look on the countertop, and I know they’re powerful machines, but they are so expensive! Do I really need a stand mixer, or can I use a hand mixer when baking? A: Short answer: You actually don’t need either one. For years, people mixed and blended in the kitchen with no more than a spoon […]Read more
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We strive to share information that any aspiring chef can use. From basic tips and tricks to more advanced techniques, we want to help you cook more often, with more delicious results! One of those more advanced techniques is how to temper eggs. Tempered eggs are essential in sweet and savory recipes, from pasta carbonara to creamy custard. Read on […]Read more
If you’re only using the juice from lemons, you’re neglecting all the lemony goodness in the zest. Don’t miss out on this source of fresh citrus flavor that goes well in both sweet and savory recipes. From dinner to dessert, lemon zest will add zing to your dishes. Not sure how to zest a lemon? We can help. Check out our […]Read more