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how to cook pheasant breast in the oven
Cooking Tips
5th March 2021

How To Cook Pheasant Breast In The Oven

A pheasant breast is the same thing as a chicken breast - a cut of plump meat that comes from the front of the bird. Pheasant can be less tender and succulent than chicken however, and so you might need a few ideas on how to cook it so that…
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how to cook braising steak in a frying pan
Cooking Tips
4th March 2021

How To Cook Braising Steak In A Frying Pan

Braising steak is named this because it generally lends itself well to long, slow cooking with liquid, also known as braising. However, if you want to cook it quickly like your standard, more expensive sorts of steak, you can do this very successfully too. Read on to find out how…
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how to cook pork tenderloin in oven with foil
Cooking Tips
3rd March 2021

How To Cook Pork Tenderloin In Oven With Foil

Tenderloin is cut from (you might have guessed this!) the loin of a pig, and it is a boneless cut which is fairly lean. Although tenderloin is generally cooked quickly over a high heat, you can also roast it slowly in the oven, which gives a different result and can…
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how to cook a gammon joint in a slow cooker with water
Cooking Tips
2nd March 2021

How To Cook A Gammon Joint In A Slow Cooker With Water

What we know of as gammon is the hind leg of a pig, which has been brine cured, and may or may not be smoked. It is a delicious, tasty piece of meat, and you can make it even more delicious when you know just how to cook it right!…
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how to cook topside beef so it's tender
Cooking Tips
1st March 2021

How To Cook Topside Beef So It Is Tender

Topside refers to the long, lean muscle that makes up part of a cow’s hind quarters. These muscles are hard working, and as such they can be quite lean and fibrous. Topside is not a very fatty cut, which means it can take some cooking to make it melt in…
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how do you cook chicken wings in an air fryer
Cooking Tips
18th June 2020

How Do You Cook Chicken Wings In An Air Fryer?

Chicken wings are one of those fast food treats that can make you feel very guilty. Yes, they’re delicious, and yes they’re well worth every penny you spend on them - but are they the healthiest treat? The answer, as well all know, is: probably not. When chicken is deep…
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how to cook basmati rice in rice cooker
Cooking Tips
17th June 2020

Can You Cook Basmati In Rice Cooker?

Cooking rice can sometimes feel like an impossible skill. How do you get it right, so that it is not all stuck together and sticky? How do you avoid accidentally burning it, and having to scrape it off the bottom of the pan? One great answer to all these questions…
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can you cook pasta in a rice cooker
Cooking Tips
16th June 2020

Can You Cook Pasta In A Rice Cooker?

Pasta, for so many of us, is a favourite food. It is comforting, nourishing food, that many people enjoy on a daily basis. It is a really easy dish, and you can make some incredibly healthy and delicious sauces to go with it, so you don’t have to worry so…
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how to cook pre smoked turkey legs on the stove
Cooking Tips
11th June 2020

How To Cook Pre Smoked Turkey Legs On The Stove?

Smoked food has a delicious, distinctive flavour which is unlike anything else. Thankfully, you don’t have to invest in a smoker and smoke all your food yourself to get this tastiness - many foods are available in pre smoked versions to make your life easier, and more yummy! Turkey is…
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what food can you vacuum seal in mason jars
Cooking Tips
10th June 2020

What Food Can You Vacuum Seal In Mason Jars?

Vacuum sealing food in mason jars is a great way to preserve it, long term. It’s a similar principle to food in tins, but the seals are easier to remove - no can opener required! Sealing food in this way means that it will keep for much, much longer than…
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