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There’s nothing in this world that excites me more other than cooking.
From appetizers to desserts, since then, I’ve always been passionate on making foods.

6 Herbs That Can Work As A Tarragon Substitute
Dec 05

6 Herbs That Can Work As A Tarragon Substitute

By Rose | Condiments

Don’t freak out if you have run out of tarragon in your kitchen. As far as I know, there are a lot of alternatives that can recreate its flavor.

For those who are new to this ingredient, tarragon is a type of herb that grows like rosemary and thyme. It is usually present in Russian and French cuisines, although you can see it in other regional delicacies.

Unfortunately, tarragon cannot be easily accessed. Therefore, if you are planning to make a recipe that involves this herb, you should know about its alternatives. Here are some of the ingredients that can perfectly serve as tarragon replacements.

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Rosemary Substitute? Here Are 5 Options To Choose From!
Dec 04

Rosemary Substitute? Here Are 5 Options To Choose From!

By Rose | Condiments

Rosemary is a fine kitchen ingredient that you can use in many recipes. The nature of this herb is typically robust and its flavor is flexible enough to improve various dishes, especially meat sauces.

It is common in many parts of the Mediterranean region, which is why a lot of Paleo diet recipes have this ingredient on the plate. One good aspect about this herb is that it is a type of evergreen. Therefore, the leaves of this plant will remain fresh throughout the year.

Sadly, this ingredient is not always available in your kitchen. Of course, you cannot just expect that rosemary will be always present in your local market, but don’t fret about this. I know of some substitutes that can replicate both its magic and flavor. You can use them whenever you don’t have the time to set out on a scavenger hunt. Here are they!

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How To Keep Bagels Fresh
Dec 02

4 Ways To Make Bagels Fresh And Delectable!

By Rose | Storing Tips

Oh, bagels! How can we ever resist them! My kids and I swoon over them. My neighbors are so crazy about them, they are always visiting bagel shops in Montreal and New York and buying their favourites. Since they are an affluent bunch, they can afford to do this.

But regardless of how we treat these delicacies, there will come a time when they will go stale and become uneatable. That’s a sad day, right? Because of this inevitability, people often binge eat their bagels while they still can. It is an amusing sight to watch, honestly. However, it is a much better idea to keep our bagels fresh and delectable for as long as possible because eating a stale bagel is not good for your health.

If you want to learn how to do this and get the most out of your bagels, check out the next section where I have listed some proven approaches that will guarantee the freshness, crispiness, and savoriness of this treat. Check them out for yourself!

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The 5 Best Nut Choppers To Make Your Life Easier
Dec 01

The 5 Best Nut Choppers To Make Your Life Easier

By Rose | Kitchen Utensils & Gadgets

Not long ago, I used to really work my arms hard just to get chopped nuts for my recipes by either trying the Ziploc method to smash those pesky macadamias with a mallet or using a kitchen knife to slice and dice the walnuts. But since I started to make healthier meals, I’ve needed more chopped nuts in my salads and these two methods then became quite a chore. That is when I decided to search the web for the best quality nut choppers.

My search came down to five of the best nut choppers out there, and I would love to share my findings with you. Each one has its own set of advantages and disadvantages, and this list might be worth a look to help you to decide on which one you will choose as your very own nut chopper.

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What To Eat With Cornbread
Nov 30

The Real Cornstar: The Best Things To Eat With Cornbread

By Rose | Special Cravings

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