As a general rule of thumb, on average meat will lose about 25% of its weight when cooked. You still have to weigh out your meat in bulk…

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A. In terms of health impacts, it is better to cook with olive oil. Compared to a tablespoon of olive oil, a tablespoon of coconut oil contains about…

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Bring the water to a boil. Let the clams cook in the steam from the boiling water for about 5-10 minutes, until the steamer clam shells are wide…

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Myth: Cooking salmon destroys its nutrients, so it’s better to eat salmon raw. Fact: Raw fish contains an enzyme that destroys thiamine, a B vitamin important for energy…

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Many people think raw vegetables are more nutritious than cooked, but that’s not the case. Cooking vegetables breaks down the plants’ cell walls, releasing more of the nutrients…

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Drinking cooking wine can get you drunk, but cooking with it will not. As noted above, cooking wine has a high ABV. Regardless of any other content, high…

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The basic principle of egg cooking is to use a medium to low temperature and time carefully. When eggs are cooked at too high a temperature or for…

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How do I dispose of old cooking oil? Safe disposal Never put fat down the sink. Pour extra fat in to a solid container e.g. a tin can…

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So go for omelets, quiches, pasta, seared lean meat and fish, eggs, rice, raw vegetables and fruit… all of these dishes are easily made in less than 20…

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Deep-frying is a dry-heat cooking method, utilizing fat or oil to cook pieces of food. The process works by completely submerging food in hot liquid. What type of…

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