How To

How to Make Gravy

How to Make Gravy

So how do you make and master the art of Gravy? Gravy is made with juices left when the meat or poultry have been cooked. You need to increase the amount of liquid in the pan and can choose stock or a combination of stock […]

How to Quick Peel Garlic

How to Quick Peel Garlic

I use a lot of garlic and tried many different ways to peel fresh cloves. The best method I’ve found to date is microwaving the cloves for 10-20 second to loosen the skin and just pop the clove out easily. Step 1: cut off the […]

Five Tips for Perfect Pancakes

Five Tips for Perfect Pancakes

Dear Mom was a master pancake maker, and it’s taken me all my life to come close to her kitchen prowess. I reserve pancakes for those special Sunday mornings and I  always have a bottle of real maple syrup on hand for that pancake indulgence. […]

High Carbon Steel or Stainless Steel Kitchen Knives

High Carbon Steel or Stainless Steel Kitchen Knives

How many kitchen knives do you really need or use in your everyday simple cooking? If your like me, you have just a few that are multi-purpose. I rarely purchase my knives online, sorry I really like to feel how the handle feels in my […]