Useful Info

  • Aprons: My Aprons and Chefs Jackets
  • Avocados: Can avocados be frozen?
  • Baking: How can I bake healthier desserts?
  • Bananas: Are bananas good to eat after they have been refrigerated?
  • Buttermilk: What is buttermilk?
  • Cakes: What causes the line near the edge of cake layers?
  • Celery Root or Celeriac: What is celery root?
  • Chocolate: What is Ganache?
  • Cookbook: How to Write Your Own Family Cookbook
  • Cooking on wood: How do you select wooden planks for cooking?
  • Cookware: Caring for Cast Iron
  • Eggplant: How can I select an eggplant that isn’t bitter?
  • Eggs: Can I substitute another size egg for large eggs in a recipe?
  • Eggs: What do eggs do in baking?
  • Eggs: What is the best way to store eggs?
  • Figs: How do you select and store fresh figs?
  • Flour: What is the difference between bread and all-purpose flour?
  • Food Safety:Food Safety Help
  • Fruit: Selecting and handling early summer fruit
  • Ginger: What is the best way to store fresh ginger?
  • Grains: Which grains contain gluten?
  • Grater: Where can I get a grater with a storage container?
  • Herbs and Spices: What are the basic herbs and spices I should have on hand?
  • Kale: What are some good ways to cook kale?
  • Leavening: What is the difference between baking powder and baking soda?
  • Maple Syrup: What is Grade B Maple Syrup?
  • Measuring: Mini Angled Measuring Cup
  • Melons: How can I select a good melon in the market?
  • Olives: Substituting Ripe Olives
  • Pantry: What should you have in a well-stocked pantry?
  • Parmigiano-Reggiano: How can I tell that I am buying real Parmigiano-Reggiano?
  • Peppercorns: All about peppercorns
  • Peppermills: All About My Peppermills
  • Pine Nuts: Do pine nuts really come from pine trees?
  • Pork Ribs: How do you select spareribs?
  • Potatoes: How do you choose the right potatoes for a recipe?
  • Potatoes: What is the best way to store potatoes?
  • Pumpkins: How do you cook a pumpkin?
  • Ramps: What are ramps and how do you cook them?
  • Recipes: How to find the recipes from my show.
  • Sausage: What is Chouriço?
  • Search: How can I find the spice tins and other information on this web site?
  • Spices: All about fennel pollen.
  • Sweetener: What is Simple Syrup and How Do You Make It?
  • Tapioca Starch: How do you use tapioca starch?
  • Tomatoes: Can I freeze tomatoes to use in pasta sauces or soups?
  • Tomatoes: What is the best way to store fresh tomatoes?
  • Wedding reception: How can you plan a special yet affordable wedding reception menu?
  • Won Ton Skins: What are won ton skins?