No matter how carefully a recipe is written, the judgment of the cook is still the most important factor in making a preparation turn out well. A cook's judgment is based on experience, on an understanding of the raw materials available, and on knowledge of basic cooking tips and tricks.
This category deals with basic hints for preparing quick, best and simple recipes. You will learn about what happens to food when it is heated, about how food is cooked by different cooking techniques and methods, about rules of seasoning and flavouring. It is important to understand the theories so you can successfully put them into practice in the kitchen.
These guidelines are here to help you in the kitchen, with measurements, ingredient information, and equipment tips, and to introduce you to spices that accompany every recipe in these category.
Preparing something quick shouldn't mean it's not tasty, good food - simply choose cuts of meat and fish that require little attention and minimal cooking. Along with some hints, quick, best, simple tips you can prepare meat, vegetables, desserts and many more recipes and you can have a meal made from scratch in minutes.
Cooking Techniques and Methods
Cooking techniques and methods by categories, tips and tricks..
List of spices - know all about spices - use spices and herbs in cooking, marinades and seasonings.
Quantities, metric cup conversion, liquids, mass (Weight) and cup conversions for metric & imperial.
For this reason, it is important for you to learn the fundamentals of cooking techniques and methods. A baker requires far more technical and specialized information than can be presented in this short space. You will learn the basic methods for producing a wide variety of chicken, pasta, desserts, pastries and many more with only the simplest of resources.
Make chicken stock - turn a carcass or meat bones into stock.
Six quick and easy ways to prepare and cook chicken..
Different cuts of chicken - cutting a bird into eight pieces..
Learn how to carve a chicken in 5 simple steps..
Why pay extra for a cut-up chicken.. do the job yourself..
Debone a chicken thigh, drumstick and Chicken leg..
Prepare deep - fried breaded chicken in 6 easy steps..
Learn how to make chicken cutlets the easy and simple way..
Shopping for chicken - 4 rules when you're at the market..
5 Quick mixes - spices and herbs for Chicken..
10 things what to do with leftover Roast Chicken..
Learn all about cooking poultry temperature..
Beef doneness temperature - when is the beef done?..
Carving and selecting a rib roast - simple step by step directions..
Learn all about slicing beef against the gain..
How to make your own pasta dough, store pasta..
Preparing fresh pasta from scratch definitely ranks among..
Here are 7 important tips on how to make perfect pasta..
Learn all about how to make gnocchi..
Recipe for homemade ravioli and cheese ravioli filling..
Spaetzle are quite simple to prepare..
Long pasta, ribbon, short, tulubar pasta and stuffed pasta..
How to make Chinese dumpling wrappers in 5 steps..
Rolling, stretching, cutting pasta dough by hand....
Dough in various shapes, stuffed with meat, cheese, fish..
Pictures of different types of pasta shapes..
Four ways to prepare homemade pizza dough..
How to prepare cheese for pizza..
Best pizza pies are made with a variety of cheeses..
Yeast free mini pizzas - taste light and crispy..
There are two Ways to Grill a Pizza.. Tips and tricks..
Crepes (Crêpes), or pancakes are made with a light batter mix..
Nothing beats a home-made tart or pie-it's real back to basics..
Make easy and perfect shortcrust pastry. This shortcrust recipe is..
Tips and tricks for rolling out pie crust..
Make cheesecake in 4 simple steps..
Easy tips and tricks for cake technique..
Transform a basic cake into an indulgent treat..
Three simple ways to Decorate your Cake..
Basic sponge cake . This method will produce feather light sponge..
Baking ingredients and baking rules. What to choose, and how..
You can use any soft fruit to whip up this quick and easy dessert..
It just wouldn't be summer without this classic dessert..
All about croissants and how to make French croissants..
How to make homemade Kugelhopf cake recipe..
How to beat egg whites by Hand, overbeaten egg whites..
How to make quick and easy cinnamon rolls recipe..
How do you make chocolate fudge cake balls..
These classic profiteroles are light and delicate and the..
Deliciously buttery pastries take time to prepare, the home-baked..
Sweet or savory dish epitomizes the art of French cooking..
I think a fatless sponge cake is best for a jelly roll or roulade..
Marinating raw fish, such as salmon, trout, sea bass, tuna..
Make fish stock - How to store fish stock..
Selecting and caring for fish - Fresh and frozen fish..
For boiling a large fish whole, a fish-kettle with strainer..
These pancakes make a tasty and nutritious brunch when..
This fresh juice is bursting with vitamin C!..
This homemade version of a fruit cereal bar is packed with energy..
Learn how to prepare mixed fruit crackle with full of fiber..
Toasted oats and seeds make this layered breakfast a crunchy treat..
Low in fat and high in calcium, protein, and potassium with..
This creamy drink will give you plenty of energy for the day..
This recipe is perfect for a filling weekend brunch or..
Stir-frying is a quick and healthy cooking method..
Learn how to prepare no-cook meal....
The fierce direct heat of the broiler is a fast way of cooking..
Cut: mango, orange, passion Fruit, peach, pineapple..
Make baked artichoke - Classic match for artichokes..
5 instant store cupboard nibbles - perfect for unexpected guests..
Simple and easy vegetarian canapes recipes - endive..
How to make easy homemade mayonnaise in 3 simple steps..
The ultimate Spanish omelet. A simple tortilla made with..
Tips and tricks for preparing soup stock..
Learn all about ingredients in soup..
Muffin decoration ideas; toppings, creams and syrups..
Easy raspberry linzer cookies - Special Christmas recipe..
Bible Cake With Honey (Exodus 16:31), Honey Glazed Ham.
Chocolate is actually very easy to shape and mold into creative..
Gourmet homemade chocolate covered cherries recipe..
Homemade easy basic biscuit dough prepared in 4 steps..
How to make pinwheel cookies with ginger and lemon dough..
About salad dressings making and basic technique..
Learn how to make warm creamy salad dressing..
Making a Vegetable Terrine - elegant way to present..
Make sorbet by hand, sorbet flavors, fruit sorbet..
Tips and tricks on how to cook perfect rice..
Risotto, a dish from northern Italy, is simple food at its best..
Preparation methods, perfect for meat and fish, help flavors to..
The basic ingredients for marinades and seasoning..
All about best grilled vegetables, preparing and storing..
How to use spices in cooking, bruising, grating, frying spices..
How to use herbs in cooking, chopping, stripping, pounding..
5 Quick mixes - spices and herbs for Chicken..
Easy way to brine a pork roast with step by step directions..
Simple way to cook pork belly..