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How Long Does Hummus Last? The Amazing Answer And More

How long does hummus last? What is its shelf life when stored in the fridge and freezer? All these questions and a lot more will be answered in this article.

Whether homemade or packaged, your hummus can go bad if not stored properly. I’ve had several bad experiences of having a ton of homemade hummus going bad on me and because of those experiences, I swore to myself that I’ll never waste any of it more. If you’re interested in knowing the exact shelf life of hummus, keep on reading the article below.

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7 Amazing Oils That Will Make A Good Substitute For Peanut Oil

Whether you’re running short of peanut oil or simply allergic to anything nutty, this article is for you as I list seven oils that can be a good substitute for peanut oil. When it comes to frying, peanut oil is much desired because of its great taste and high smoking point. Peanut oil is high in unsaturated fats which makes it a good source of antioxidants.

My quest for peanut oil substitutes started when I find it always unavailable at my local supermarket. Today, I’m going to share some great peanut oil alternatives that I've tested myself.

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Can You Substitute Olive Oil For Vegetable Oil? All You Need To Know

Olive oil and vegetable oil are both cooking oils, but can you substitute olive oil for vegetable oil? Now that’s the question health-conscious people, including myself, want to know because we'd rather use a healthier oil when baking, frying, and cooking all sorts of food.

Aside from health reasons, this article is written so you’ll know what to do when your recipe calls for vegetable oil when what you have in your kitchen is olive oil.

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Does Flour Go Bad? The Unexpected Answer, Plus More You Need To Know

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.

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How Much Juice Is In One Lemon? Know It Here

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.

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