Here Are Some Easy Substitutes for Ricotta Cheese

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Updated March 2019 If you’re like me who loves cooking with cheese, I am pretty sure you’ve had your deal of ricotta cheese since it is a popular ingredient for several pasta dishes and some desserts. Technically not a real cheese, it’s created from a by-product of cheese-making. I’ve come up with a list of substitutes for … Read more

Learn How to Make Store Bought Frosting Better

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Undoubtedly, no one can really beat homemade frosting. Besides the fact that you have curated it with your own hands, it was made right out of your kitchen. But as the old adage goes, time is gold and it is not a luxury any of us can afford. That said, store-bought frosting can be an alternative. … Read more

Quick Tip on How to Reheat Tamales

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Did your tamales lose flavor or that soft texture when you reheated them? There are various ways of reheating tamales but here are my three favorite methods on how to reheat tamales that will retain delicious corn flavor and avoid the chewy ends. How to Reheat Tamales  Quick Dry Method – Using Your MicrowaveSlow Moist … Read more

Learn How to Reheat Risotto and Keep It Creamy

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Have you ever brought home an additional serving of last night’s yummy risotto but wondered what you are eating after reheating it? That’s because in order to retain its creaminess, one does not simply reheat a risotto. Despite acquiring different flavors and growing with regional variations over the years, creaminess remains as one of risotto’s most … Read more

How to Season a Stainless Steel Pan

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Cooking pans can come in different and many forms — two of which are what we know as metal and stainless steel pan. One important detail is the tendency of food to stick to a pan, that can depend on food — egg based dishes and egg are examples of food that naturally stick — and … Read more

Learn How to Safely Reheat Quiche and Keep It Tasty

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Quiche, a savory tart made with custard filling of eggs, cream, cheese, and typically served with meat, vegetables, or seafood, is one of the easiest meal you can whip out because of its relatively easy recipes that can be found. Its versatility also adds to it appeal, being the perfect match for your brunch with family, … Read more

Learn How to Thicken Frosting and Make It Better

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Having a bit of a soggy frosting emergency? Worry not for you have come to the right place! Frosting, also known as icing, can highly determine the overall end result of your cake. After all, a cake is not really a cake without its final embellishment at the top. Without its thick, spreadable, and smooth consistency, … Read more