Does Kraft Mac and Cheese Expire?

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Kraft mac and cheese is that wonderful pantry-filler that it’s nearly impossible to say no to. No matter what mood you might be in, or what might be going on in the world around you, you can be sure that Kraft mac and cheese will be there, easy to make, and eternally constant in its … Read more

Is it Better to Steam or Boil Vegetables?

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Steaming vs Boiling. When it comes to cooking your vegetables, how do you go about it? Are you classic old school and prefer boiling, or are you steaming your vegetables every chance you get? Boiling and steaming both have their benefits, both providing different textures and subtle flavors. Here we get into the details as … Read more

What Can You Cook In A Steamer?

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I’m sure you have all come across a steamer at some point in your life? Either you’ve discovered one at a friend’s house, at the supermarket or happened to have been gifted one, you’ve possibly even had one for a while. Available in mainly two different forms, the bamboo steamer is probably one of the … Read more

When Do Brussels Sprouts Go Bad?

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How long do brussels sprouts last I hear you ask? As you would quite rightly not eat anything past their best with it being meat, dairy products and more, vegetables; and brussels sprouts, in particular, have their way of showing us when they have ‘gone bad’. But what are the tell-tell signs as to when … Read more

Are Horseradish and Ginger the same?

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Horseradish and Ginger. Two roots that can easily be confused for each other, and we all have at some point in our lives, wondered if these two roots are the same right?  It’s easy to see why these two can be confused, especially considering both have a very distinct and similar spicy taste. But in … Read more

Can You Freeze Mussels?

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Eating mussels is a treat that many enjoy. They are very versatile in terms of how they can be prepared and how they can be flavored or added to other dishes. When purchasing mussels, it is important to learn exactly how to prepare them and how to preserve them if they are not going to … Read more