Would you love to try to make some bagel bites but don’t know how long you should cook them in the oven, toaster, or microwave? Then you’re in for a treat as I’ll share with you the ideal bagel bites cook time for each cooking method.
This is a family favorite and we have been making it for years. Here are some true and tested methods you should try to make your own bagel bites at home.Continue Reading
Some natural foods aficionados believe that yogurt can stay safe at room temperature for several hours. Although this may be true, how long can yogurt sit out exactly? You should know the answer so you don’t end up eating a bad yogurt, which can be dangerous to your health.
I love eating yogurt but sometimes I forget to return the leftovers back in the refrigerator after opening it. One would reckon that since this is a dairy product, it can go bad quickly. Here are things you should know to help you figure out how long you can allow your yogurt to sit out without spoiling.Continue Reading
If you’re new to cooking, you might have asked yourself this question, “Does flour go bad?” You need to know the answer to this simple question because it’s critical in baking. Using bad flour may affect the texture and structure of your finished product, especially for chewy cookies and bread.
I had dealt with this same problem before when I was planning to make bread and all I had was a one-year-old flour in my pantry. To help those with the same flour issue, let me share with you what I have learned so far.Continue Reading
If you’ve done a lot of recipes, you’ll know that some require for the juice of one lemon. But how much is one lemon anyway? You need to know this simple fact so you can decide how many lemons you need to buy for any given recipe or how much bottled lemon juice you need to substitute for one lemon.
I got hooked on this subject when I overheard a group of friends debating about it. If you’re curious to know the answer, keep reading below.Continue Reading
Is the recipe you are working on calling for several cups of powdered sugar, but you don't know how much pounds of sugar to buy? It's actually a very common question, so how many cups in a pound of powdered sugar?
In this article, we will determine the exact amount of cups in one pound of powdered sugar. If you are into baking, knowing the basic conversions is essential for a perfect result. The number of cups may vary depending on the type of powdered sugar you use: sifted or unsifted. Learn more about it below.Continue Reading
Are you planning to make a homemade Supreme Pizza but don’t know what toppings you’ll need? Then you come to the right place. In this article, I’ll be listing nine of the most common supreme pizza toppings that you usually see in popular pizza restaurants.
I love Supreme Pizza because of its lots of delicious toppings. As compared to other classic pizza flavors, Supreme Pizza offers several toppings, such as cheese, pepperoni, and various vegetables. If you want to know the complete list of toppings, keep on reading.Continue Reading
It’s a universally accepted fact among us food enthusiasts that we cannot taste all the food in the world. This is particularly the case when it comes to seafood! One particular fish I have in my mind lately is trout and so it begs the question: What does trout taste like?
Just like most fishes out there, there are different kinds of trout you might want to know first before jumping on that tasting spree. Also, it’s a must that you know where these trouts came from a lake, saltwater, or even farm because a trout's taste may vary considerably.Continue Reading
Do you also worry about the expiration date whenever you buy tortillas? I buy tortillas in bulk, so it's a concern for me to not know when they go bad or if they even go bad. A no expiration date on the package raises a concern, and I start to worry after a week or so of buying. Do tortillas go bad? We need to know this because what if the kids open one of our kitchen cabinets and find some tortillas, right?
In this article, we'll find out once and for all if tortillas ever go bad.Continue Reading
Whether they’re part of your dietary routine for fat loss or simply your workout regimen to beef up your protein intake, chicken breasts are next to essential if not synonymous with it. And if you’re dealing with them almost on a daily basis, you may encounter one of the perennially contested questions that are known to exist in the world of chicken - how many chicken breasts are there in a cup?
I know. The question itself sounds a little easier to answer but that the truth is, there is more to it than that. And while there is no accurate response to this as it should depend on how big your chicken is or even so, the cup that is being used, we will still try to answer that as essential as we could. Later on, I will also delve into the basics of chicken breasts and its health benefits.Continue Reading
Whether it is cooked as my mother’s prized polenta or your uncle’s ideal breakfast cereal to pump up his iron intake, the real deal about farina hasn’t been that known even up to this day. From the basic query “what is farina?” to the often confounding “how does it differ from “Cream of Wheat?” this bland-tasting form of milled wheat, made from cereal grains, can go more versatile such as the Blueberry Almond Farina Muffins and the Farina Bread.
Before you go over the numerous recipes and dishes in which farina is significantly a part of, it is essential that we cover first what farina is and what its uses are. We’ll also differentiate farina from terms that are commonly associated to it like semolina. We’ll also touch on the health benefits of farina which will surprise most of you as to how potent these ground whole-wheat kernels are.Continue Reading