Anyone who has ever cooked a roast knows the frustration of taking your “cooked to perfection” meal out of the oven, and then at carving time, you find it is certainly not ” cooked to perfection” after all. Instead, it is still raw in the center. This is when you would find a cooking thermometer probe extremely useful for ensuring your roast is cooked evenly throughout.
You need look no further than the ChefAlarm high temperature cooking probe from ThermoWorks to find what you need. It is the latest innovation in … (read more)
The aspiring home chefs will soon be able to achieve restaurant quality flavors and tastes with the help of a professional Sous Vide cooking technique. The new built-in Electrolux combi-steam oven and vacuum sealer will facilitate at-home Sous Vide cooking – a steam cooking technique, widely used for the preparation of food in some of the best restaurants around the world.
The new Electrolux combi steam oven and vacuum sealing drawer are expected in European stores within several weeks. Sous Vide cooking is essentially a 2-part process. Dishes are vacuum sealed, then being … (read more)
The first in the new range of kitchen appliances co-created by Philips and Jamie Oliver, the Philips HomeCooker is a first of its kind, multifunctional device that does the preparation as well as the cooking, meaning you can cook fresh and stay fresh. Enabling you to prepare homemade meals even on your busiest days, the HomeCooker has been specially designed to achieve authentic home cooking with ease. It chops, stirs, steams and sautés and can be left cooking unattended, giving you some quality time back.
Developed to help busy families enjoy more tasty, fresh, … (read more)
The 30cm wide VarioInduction Domino cooktop, the EH375MV17E from Siemens can be used as a large roasting pan, teppan yaki or grill. You can also cook on this hob as you would with several smaller pans or pots, because Siemens VarioInduction technology offers virtually unlimited flexibility in a very small footprint. This is the first time the VarioInduction is employed by Domino cooktops.
Siemens VarioInduction Domino cooktops are ideal for those who want to coordinate the kitchen space according to their exact cooking habits and lifestyles. The ceramic glass EH375MV17E has 2 induction … (read more)
Three cooking goofs that can ruin a turkey dinner
Turkey isn’t just a Thanksgiving Day tradition. It’s popular at Christmas too, with 22 million consumed, according to the National Turkey Federation. Ask friends for their best turkey tips and you’ll get an earful of advice on brining, basting, glazing and grilling, even deep-frying. But does anybody tell you where it can all go wrong with the turkey changing from being much anticipated to maligned? Here are three common mistakes cooks make and what to do instead.
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Cooking countdown to a stress-free Thanksgiving feast
Thanksgiving is just a week away and if you’re hosting this year’s feast your to-do list may be long but time is short. Stressful? You bet. But getting a head start on the cooking can help and so does sticking with recipes you know and love. Here are some tips from the pros.
7 days before. After stocking up on food and beverages focus on the bird. If you bought a frozen turkey figure out how long it will take to … (read more)
It’s a concept for the James Dyson Award for now, but we’d like to see the O’Boil! come out as a real product. With an integrated timer in the small lid, you put the food in the colander inside a pot and then boil or steam the food. You can take the timer out to stir and taste, and then when ready to serve the steam stays off your hands by pinching the clasp at the top.
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Sales of electric ranges were cooking in August
In a summer that was baking hot it was the cooking appliances and not the air conditioners and dehumidifiers that sold best in August, according to the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers. Sales of electric ranges were the hot spot in an otherwise lackluster month, rising seven percent over last year. But now may be an even better time to get a good deal on a new range or other cooking appliance as stores clear the floors to make way for … (read more)