Month: July 2021

Mozzarella and Basil Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe

If you ever catch yourself with an abundance of tomatoes or just need a new appetizer recipe, try out these mozzarella and basil stuffed tomatoes. They’re reminiscent of margarita pizza with all the same ingredients. Serve these on their own or along breakfast eggs. Feel free to substitute the ingredients with other cheese and herb combos such as cheddar and cilantro. Prep time: 20 minsCook time: 15 minsTotal time: 35

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Things You Should Never Do with Oven Cleaner

Your oven is bound to build up some grime over time. An oven cleaner can be a great solution to cleaning grates, reviving baking sheets and even scrubbing white porcelain tubs. However, an oven cleaner should be handled with care since it is a harsh solution. Here are a few precautions you should take when handling oven cleaner. Don’t use it on a self-cleaning oven. The oven cleaner could corrode

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Chicken Scampi Angel Hair Pasta Recipe

Usually scampi is associated with shrimp or shellfish, but it works just as well with chicken. In this recipe the butter and olive oil balances the acidity of lemon juice and white wine. You’ll also get a bit more flavor with a hint of garlic, red pepper flakes and some fresh parsley. The most important thing to note is that you’ll need to reserve some of the pasta cooking water

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Choosing the Color of Your Kitchen Appliances

Kitchen appliances come in all sorts of colors and finishes. However, the cost of home appliances can mean these are long-term investments for your home. The choice is ultimately dependent on your decor tastes, the reason for buying the appliance, and your living situation. Here are a few tips you can follow when deciding on their color. Colorful Appliances If you’re looking to get a colorful refrigerator or microwave, it’s

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Shakshuka Recipe

Shakshuka is a great meal that works for breakfast, lunch or dinner. It consists of eggs and peppers simmered in a tomato sauce infused with cumin and smoked paprika. It’s all prepared in a large skillet for the ultimate comfort food. Serve the shakshuka straight out of the skillet on the dinner table. Pair it with plenty of crusty bread or pita. Prep time: 20 minsCook time: 30 minsTotal time:

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Air Fried Avocado Recipe

Looking to mix up how you prepare avocados? Fry them in an air fryer instead! This recipe leaves the avocados delicious and flavorful with minimal effort needed. Pair these with your favorite dipping sauce as a side dish along with your dinner. Ingredients: Avocado 2 eggs 1/2 cup panko mix 1/4 cup flour 4 tablespoons Italian seasoning Olive oil cooking spray Directions: Chop an avocado into fry size sticks In

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Salmon Avocado Poke Bowl

A poke bowl is a Hawaiian dish served with diced fresh fish on top of a bowl of rice with plenty of toppings such as avocado, radishes and cucumbers. The fish is tossed with a simple dressing of soy sauce, rice vinegar and sesame oil. When shopping for salmon be sure you’re purchasing the highest quality salmon since you’ll be eating it raw. In Japanese supermarkets the fish labeled sashimi

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How to Achieve a Clear Stock

Stock recipes tend to involve simmering bones and/or meat with some aromatics for a few hours, then strained. The technique transforms food scraps into a flavorful ingredient for sauces, soups and stews. You should always watch out to not let it boil, or else the stock could come out cloudy. However, there’s another technique for a clear, clean-tasting broth known as blanching. Blanching is when you drop something in boiling

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Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Prepare cookies with just a bowl and a fork. They’re flourless, gluten free and easily accessible for new bakers. The cookies come out crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. Enjoy a balance of sweetness, chocolate chips and rich peanut butter taste. Try using a no-stir natural peanut butter that is minimally processed for the best results. Prep time: 10 minsCook time: 14 minsTotal time: 24 minsServings: 30

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Cinnamon Apple Air Fried Recipe

Prepare extravagant desserts with nothing more than an air fryer! This cinnamon apple air fried empanada recipe checks all the boxes for a sweet and comforting treat. Make these with the help of your family or friends for a fun weekend night in. Sprinkle them with powdered sugar for the finishing touch. Ingredients: Apple Corn Starch Cinnamon Powdered Sugar Brown Sugar 1 tbsp. Butter Canola Oil Cream cheese (optional) Empanada

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