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Entries Tagged as 'Cooking tools and gadgets'

How to Shuck Corn with No Husking – Sometimes, It’s Just That Easy

June 5th, 2012 · 6 Comments

Take a look at Ken, who shows you how to cook and shuck corn. 4 minutes in the microwave, husks on, and voila! No silks! “Three shakes, maybe! Turn it loose…” Watch him demonstrate: Like how-to videos? Take a look at this how-to on peeling hard-boiled eggs. Or, how to slice a mango. Or, how […]

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Tags: Cooking tools and gadgets · Home Cooks · Today in the World of Food

Don’t Be a Turkey – Use A Meat Thermometer for the Bird

November 21st, 2011 · 4 Comments

A reader and friend, Laurie Steele, just called to tell me she’s brining the turkey for Thanksgiving this year. Her questions about how to tell if it’s done led me to recommend using a meat thermometer for the best results. What kind of thermometer works best? I’ve got all these styles listed below, and of […]

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