It is never too late to learn how to soften cream cheese, as it is a staple for a pleasant diet and tons of recipes! You get out of bed in the morning and stumble blindly to the fridge, only to find the cream cheese you wanted for your toast is hard and unpalatable. What is a sleepy person to do? If you have ever found yourself in this scenario— I know I have!— or in others that call for less firm cheese texture, read on! My trial-and-error experiments with softening cream … [Read more...] about How to Soften Cream Cheese: Best Methods And Proven Tips
Have you ever wondered how to cook frozen chicken wings? I sure have! Only last week— I was already tired from cooking for a big party, mind you—, I went to the store to get some wings and when I finally got back home and tried to cook them— blank! Nothing! As if I had never cooked a chicken wing in my life. So, what I did was sit down with pen and paper and write down everything I have ever known about cooking frozen chicken wings. I am sure it will be useful! One more thing Chicken … [Read more...] about How To Cook Frozen Chicken Wings With Taste and Safety
You cooked, you ate, and there’s still chicken left! How to reheat fried chicken to preserve its safety and taste? We have all been there: you were hungry before the party, miscalculated the amount of chicken needed and there ended up being just too much. You are not going to throw it out! Instead, store it safely and learn the best ways to warm it up and keep it tasty. The (short) life of fried chicken We all love some good fried chicken. Wings, breast, drumsticks. Pan-fried, … [Read more...] about How To Reheat Fried Chicken Safely— And Deliciously!
Variety, flavor, convenience! The tamale has it all— but there can be too much of a good thing. How to reheat tamales if you have leftovers? A while ago I took some tamales home from a Mexican food party a friend threw (they were so delicious I could not help myself!), and I stored them in the fridge. Over the next couple of days, I tried different ways to reheat them— some more successful than others. As I know many of you may have encountered this same problem, I decided to share my … [Read more...] about How to Reheat Tamales – Effortless Tips for Your Tamales
This is no spring chicken! If you suspect your meal is no longer edible, you need to know how to tell if chicken is bad. Life can get stressful, don’t I know it. And when it does, it is extremely easy to forget things. If you open your freezer or refrigerator only to realize there is a bunch of chicken sitting there and you do not know when you put it in, you need to find out whether it is still edible. If it is, great! You have a surprise meal. If it is not, throw that thing away! … [Read more...] about How To Tell if Chicken is Bad— And How To Avoid it