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Baking

When making cake batter or soufflé, either use icing sugar or very fine sugar. Failing that, beat the sugar in with…

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Measurements

In cooking a tablespoon is not a serving implement but a precise measurement. If it helps, think of a tablespoon as 3 teaspoons…

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Rectifying Boo Boos

Grow an aloe vera plant on your kitchen windowsill. When you burn yourself snap a bit off and squeeze juice on burn. It…

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General Tips

A piece of bread in with the cauliflour as it cooks helps to eliminate the smell. 

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Household Tips

Vinegar and water-windows/glass

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Kitchen Maintenance & Clean Up

If you have a chipped plate or dish, always keep in on TOP of the pile so that you keep using it; that way, if you are going…

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A Rough Guide To Meat

A 1 and three quarter kg chicken will take an hour and 15 minutes to roast in a 200°C oven.

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Chef Maintenance

After too much washing up mix two teaspoons of olive oil with one teaspoon of sugar and use as a hand-rub. This exfoliates,…

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