This is a guest post. In many discussions about cookware, the question about what cookware is really necessary for the kitchen comes up frequently. Everyone likes to talk about their favorite sauce pan, skillet or even Dutch oven. But with all of these different pots and … [Read more...] about What knives are needed for your kitchen?
As many of you know already, I am doing Christmas Eve dinner at my house. Now, last time I did this, I catered it. This year we are making dinner. I have never ever ever made a turkey in my life. I have never made real mashed potatoes either (I am great at instant though! … [Read more...] about Pillsbury To The Rescue
To mash potatoes, use a hand masher, a potato ricer, or for a smoother result, an electric mixer. Be sure not to overbeat your potatoes. Otherwise, they will become thick and pasty. … [Read more...] about Tip Of The Day
When creaming mixtures of butter and sugar, start an electric mixer at a low setting to blend the ingredients. Gradually increase the speed to high to get more volume into the batter. … [Read more...] about Tip Of The Day
Batter breads are yeast breads that start with a batter instead of dough. They are mixed with a mixer instead of being kneaded. … [Read more...] about Tip Of The Day