FOOD PREPARATION

12 Other Nifty Uses for Salt

Besides being the oldest seasoning in the world, see what food miracles a pinch of salt can do
Table salt or refined salt can do wonders in the kitchen, here's how:1. Sprinkle salt over salad greens before serving to prevent wilting.  2.  Test the freshness of eggs by placing them on a bowl of saltwater—fresh ones sink, old ones float.3. ...

These Kitchen Hacks Are Sure to Make Cooking Easier

Hack your way to easier food prep!
Cooking doesn’t have to be difficult but with a little help, you can master the kitchen! Start with these 7 simple tips to get comfortable around your workspace while cooking, and you’ll definitely find it becomes easier in no time.1 Make removing the skin of ...

WATCH: This Bagoong Rice Recipe Is What You Need For A Flavorful Meal

Bagoong, or shrimp paste, is the ingredient you need to make your ordinary fried rice into a full-flavored meal.
We love garlic rice but when it's made tastier with bagoong or shrimp paste and topped with loads of toppings, it makes for a really flavorful meal. Use your favorite variant of bagoong, serve with leftover adobo pieces, and top with your preferred sides and ...

Cooking For The Holidays Just Got Easier With These Kitchen Tools

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Are you going to be in charge of cooking this coming holiday season? It can get time-consuming and exhausting to prepare and cook up a feast to feed a crowd. You don’t have to worry! Whether you’re serving Filipino holiday staple dishes like macaroni salad, ...

This Is How You Slice A Pineapple

The unique spiral cuts aren't just for presentation.
You've probably been mesmerized when pineapple vendors peel and prepare a pineapple in front of you. The deftness of their skilled hands in creating the spiral-like pattern on the pineapples when they're done is truly amazing. But their skill in slicing up a ...

This Peeling Trick Makes Pomelo Easy To Peel

If you've always wondered how it's done, here's how to do it.
A pomelo, or suha, really does look like a giant grapefruit. It even tastes like one, albeit a little sweeter if you're lucky.While it's a fantastic fruit that is enjoyable to eat on its own or added to salads and other dishes, it's sheer ...
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