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When You Should Be Seasoning Scrambled Eggs For Optimum Flavor - The Daily Meal

Foodies are divided on whether it is better to salt your eggs before, during, or after the cooking process. During a demonstration on Season 8, Episode 5 of "MasterChef," Gordon Ramsey explained his famous scrambled egg technique. He urged the chefs to avoid adding salt and pepper too early, since that can cause the eggs to "go gray and turn watery." Instead, he suggests seasoning at the end.

How to Create Your Own Apple Music Radio Station

If you have an Apple Music subscription and want to discover new music, Apple Music’s “radio stations” can help. While Apple Radio stations include actual radio station programming, some of these “stations” are simply themed collections curated by another user or Apple’s algorithm. Did you know you can also create your own Apple Music Radio station in just a couple of easy steps? Keep reading to find out how.

The Extra Step That Will Give You The Smoothest Pumpkin Pie Ever - Mashed

What is it about pumpkin pie? It could be the silky smooth texture, the vibrant autumnal color, or maybe the sweet yet spicy flavor. Whatever it is, the beloved dessert has been a Thanksgiving tradition for centuries, and people in the Americas have enjoyed pumpkins in some form since 5500 B.C., according to the History Channel. In fact, members of the Wampanoag tribe ate pumpkins and may have brought some to the "first Thanksgiving."

Trader Joe's Shoppers Are Skeptical About Its New Gingerbread Ice Cream - The Daily Meal

During the holiday season, there is just something so welcoming about stepping into a room to catch a sniff of warm, freshly baked gingerbread, with notes of cinnamon and nutmeg filling the air. In fact, gingerbread may literally be the OG comfort food. In ancient China and Egypt, people used ginger to stimulate circulation, ease indigestion, and promote well-being, per UCLA's EatWell. Later on, Europeans started enjoying gingerbread in ancient Greece as a way to preserve costly ginger, and soon enough, every generation started putting its own spin on the spicy treat. In the Middle Ages, bakers created works of art forming firm gingerbread cookies into shapes of animals and royalty and decorating them with icing and even gold leaf (via PBS).

Duff Goldman's Daughter Calls Him 'Turkey Dada' For Thanksgiving - Mashed

We all know Duff Goldman as the "Ace of Cakes," but did you know he is also an ace of cosplay? On several occasions, he has delighted people by showing up to events in zany costumes. This past spring, Goldman appeared in the Season 7 premiere of "The Masked Singer" disguised as "McTerrier," a singing Scottish terrier. He got so into it that he acted the part. He told Variety, "I was a Scottish Terrier, had a kilt on and I was like, maybe I could convince these guys I was Scottish."

The Rule Of Thumb For Preparing The Right Amount Of Thanksgiving Pie - Mashed

The Rule Of Thumb For Preparing The Right Amount Of Thanksgiving Pie What's Thanksgiving without pie? Whether you're hosting an intimate dinner or a blowout meal for extended family and friends, you may wonder just how many pies you need to satisfy everyone at the table. Well, this depends on a few different factors. The first factor is the type of pie you're serving. If it's a rich pie, like gooey chess or decadent chocolate, your guests may be happy with smaller slices.

Casseroles Need A Higher Baking Temperature Than You Might Expect - Mashed

Casseroles Need A Higher Baking Temperature Than You Might Expect What's not to love about a well-made casserole? As a one-dish meal, it minimizes cleanup and makes delicious leftovers. Not only that, but a casserole is a comfort food that stirs up the feeling of a home-cooked family meal. MasterClass defines just about any one-pot meal baked in a deep dish as a casserole, including lasagna and even deep-dish pizza. With such a broad definition, there is plenty of room to improvise. Creating y

Certified Angus Beef Grillmaster Explains What Happens When You Over-Smoke Your Meat - Mashed

Certified Angus Beef Grillmaster Explains What Happens When You Over-Smoke Your Meat For meat lovers, few things are more satisfying than smoking ribs or brisket in your pellet grill or smoker. The challenge, of course, is reaching the Goldilocks effect where you avoid over-smoking your meat but still hit that perfect flavorful essence. Chef Michael Ollier, Senior Brand Chef for Certified Angus Beef, offered Mashed a few exclusive tips to ensure you achieve your meat-smoking goals.

The Difference Between Baking And Broiling - Mashed

The Difference Between Baking And Broiling Do you ever stay up late pondering life's big questions, like "what is the difference between baking and broiling?" Well, maybe that's just us. We ponder these things, so you don't have to. Your oven is a highly versatile appliance you can use for a variety of cooking techniques all with a push of a button or turn of a knob. In the past, home bakers and cooks using a brick oven had to manually adjust the ash and wood used to cook their food (per Smith

The Sweet Way To Balance Super Spicy Dishes - Mashed

The Sweet Way To Balance Super Spicy Dishes If you love spicy foods, sooner or later a moment comes when you prepare a dish and then realize you went a little overboard with the spice. Even worse, you have guests coming over and don't have time to start over. We've all been there. Luckily, there are ways to turn the heat down. First, it helps to consider what makes food taste spicy, since understanding this helps us recognize how we can balance the flavor. As BBC's Science Focus explains, chil

TikTok Is In Awe Of David Dobriks's New Pizza Shop Dance Party Feature - Mashed

TikTok Is In Awe Of David Dobriks's New Pizza Shop Dance Party Feature Vlogger and TikToker David Dobrik didn't make a name for himself as a food celebrity, though he did test a trick for stacking McFlurries on other McDonald's cups in a TikTok that went viral. There was also the time when he and his Vlog Squad got a giant pizza that could fit on top of a Smart car but not inside it (via YouTube). But his love of pizza might be even bigger. For years, he has worked with his long-time friend an

How to Create a Work Playlist Using Spotify

If you are like many people, you may spend a third of your life working, and you may need to tune out distractions and focus during some of that time. You may have heard of specialty music apps with “productivity music.” If you already use Spotify, you can find hours of music and ambient sound content for free. How Music and Sound Effect Productivity and Creativity For decades, researchers studied the effect of music on our ability to focus, work, and create.

This Is How Long Kiwis Last Before Going Bad

This Is How Long Kiwis Last Before Going Bad Sometimes the fruit aisle just calls to you, so you end up buying a bag of luscious fruit like kiwi with plans of fresh salads, smoothies, and homemade salsas. Despite your intentions, you may not use your kiwis as quickly as planned, and you may wonder how long there is before they go bad. The kiwi's distinctive brown "furry" skin makes it a little harder to tell when the fruit is ripe. This skin is also why we call the fruit kiwi: Though the berry

Trader Joe's Fans Are Raving About Its Returning Mushroom & Truffle Flavored Pesto

Trader Joe's Fans Are Raving About Its Returning Mushroom & Truffle Flavored Pesto Trader Joe's is known for keeping up with trends, and shoppers eagerly await its new and returning items each season. The fan-favorite, fall-ready mushroom and truffle flavored pesto has been spotted in stores, and fans are excited. The Trader Joe's website describes the sauce as "umami-imbued," with ingredients including white truffle oil, Romano cheese, and portobello and shiitake mushrooms. Trader Joe's is no
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