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Top 10 Steak Grilling Tips

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If you think grilling a steak is as simple as slapping a piece of meat you bought at the supermarket on a grill and flipping it a few times, you’re missing out on what could be THE GREATEST STEAK OF YOUR LIFE. Here are some grilling tips from an honest-to-goodness... more

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How to buy prawns – what to look for?

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ABOUT PRAWNS Prawns are sold either uncooked (green) or ready-to-it (cooked). The cooked (ready-to-eat) prawns’ species will vary in colour from light pinkish – to dark orange-red (wild-caught and farmed also vary in colour as farmed prawns are generally & naturally lighter in colour). Green prawns come both fresh and... more

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Bibingka Galapong Recipe and Tips

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Bibingka Galapong Ingredients: 400 g (2 cups) uncooked rice 500 ml (2 cups) water 3 eggs 125 g (1/2 cup) sugar 2 tablespoons melted butter, plus additional for brushing 250 ml (1 cup) thick coconut milk 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 sheet banana leaf 250 g (8 oz) cottage cheese... more

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Lechon Cebu

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Lechón is the Spanish word for suckling pig and in the Philippines, it connotes a whole roasted pig or “ litsong baboy,” in the local language. The process of cooking the lechón involves the whole pig or piglet that has been impaled in a bamboo branch and being slowly roasted... more

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How to Cook Lumpia Wrappers from Malunggay

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In the past, malunggay recipes were limited to tinola (malunggay with chicken), coconut based recipes (mongo or squash), and a few others. Now, there are 101 ways to cook malunggay- from desserts such as malunggay ice cream and polvoron to breakfast recipes like malunggay pancake, pandesal and noodles. Beverages such... more

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Pizza Tips and Secrets

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Great homemade pizza is not difficult to make. It can be as simple or as complex as you want to make it. The simple approach would be to work with prepackaged ingredients versus the more time-consuming approach of starting with fresh and scratch ingredients. Either way, three basic factors apply... more

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Flour: types of flour and their uses

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• White flour is the finely ground endosperm of the wheat kernel. • All-purpose flour is white flour milled from hard wheats or a blend of hard and soft wheats. It gives the best results for many kinds of products, including some yeast breads, quick breads, cakes, cookies, pastries and... more

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Can You Bake Frozen Fish?

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Some of the freshest fish is not fresh but frozen. Fish deteriorates rapidly, so many fishing companies have begun flash-freezing their fish while it’s still on the boat. Even fish sold in stores as “fresh” is typically actually freshly thawed frozen fish. To bake frozen fish, you have three options:... more

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Spareribs Cooking Tips

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• Select meat that is pink with white (not gray or yellow) fat. • Cook within 3 to 4 days or freeze up to 3 months. Due to high fat content, even properly-frozen spareribs can deteriorate rapidly and turn rancid if not used timely. • Avoid thawed, previously-frozen spareribs. •... more

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15 health tips for the new year

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Year after year we make resolutions to exercise regularly, eat well, and give up smoking and other bad habits. Following such basic rules can cut heart disease risk by 80 percent, diabetes risk by 90 percent and cancer risk by 50 percent, according to the Harvard Nurses’ Health Study. But... more

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