Category: Kitchen Tips

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Mess -free kulfi

Enjoy Kulfi, ice creams or popsicle mess free. Place a cupcake liner underneath your dessert to avoid drippings. All drippings will fall in the cupcake liner and once done toss everything in the trash. Voila.. no more sticky hands ūüôā  

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Blueberry Cake Tip

Blueberries have a tendency to sink to the bottom of the cake. BUT WHY DO MY BLUEBERRIES SINK? Answer is simple .. GRAVITY. Anything additional added to a cake whether be chocolate chip, blueberries, or any other berries or nuts they will sink to the...

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Fluffy Puris

For fluffy puris – While kneading the dough adjust the amount of water with 2 tablespoon of milk. For example – if the dough requires 1 cup of water adjust it – minus 2 tablespoon of water from 1 cup and add 2 tablespoon of...

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Kitchen sponge

Overnight soaking in liquid household bleach will rid a kitchen sponge of odors and remove any food stains at the same time.

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Clogged drain cleaning tip

 A  clogged drain РMix equal parts of vinegar, salt, and baking soda, pour it in the drain. Let it stand for 15 minutes, then run hot water down the drain.

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Wax paper tip

Have leftover burgers, rotis or kebabs – place wax paper in between each burger/patties/rotis for easy storage.This way they will not stick to each other and can be easily removed later . Roll kebabs in wax paper and store them in a plastic bag/container.

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Boiled Eggs

Hard Boiled eggs will peel easily when cracked and placed in cold water immediately after taking out of the hot water.

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Need Self- Rising flour for recipe

For 1 cup  recipe РMix 1 cup of all purpose flour, 1/4 teaspoons salt,  1-1/4 teaspoon of Baking powder . Store in lightly covered jar and use when recipe calls for self rising flour.

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A good salad tip

Lettuce can be kept better if you store it in the refrigerator without washing it first. Make sure the leaves are dry when you put it in the fridge and then wash it the day you are going to use it.

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Wonder Fruit

Did you know that wonderful fruit Cantaloupe is low in calorie and fats. One serving of cantaloupe¬†gives 400% of the recommended amount of Vitamin A. Something to consider when buying fruits for your family…

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Corn Nutrition

Did you know that sweet corn contains Complex Carbohydrates & proteins and Yellow Corn contains more nutrients than white corn..

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Bell Pepper Magic

As Bell peppers ripen, their color changes from Green to Red and they become sweeter and Red bell peppers have 9 times as much Beta Carotene than Green Peppers. Something to consider when cooking with bell peppers.

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Marination made easy

Don’t want messy hands. Use zipper bags for marinating. Place all your ¬†ingredients in a zipper bag,¬†add your veggies or meats and toss them. ¬†No huge containers to fit in your refrigerator. Just place your zipper bag marination and you are good to go. A...

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Drawer liners tip

Don’t have drawer liners handy – line your drawers with wax paper. When they all wilted and messy just toss one out and replace with a new one.