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Freeze-drying is a food preservation process where food is quickly frozen, and then the ice is turned into water vapour. It is then removed by placing the frozen food in a vacuum, resulting in it being dehydrated.Normally freeze drying is done by professional companies with specialist equipment. But, it can be done at home. What is the point of freeze drying food? ...
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We are always looking for ways to make our lives easier. One of the areas we can really make life easier is in the kitchen. We have found some great products that allow us to do this. Here is our guide to make cooking easier.  How to Make Cooking Easier The main purpose of this post is to show you how to make cooking easier. When li...
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The Kit Kat is one of the worlds best selling chocolate bars. You are probably aware of the range of Kit Kats sold in shops in the West, but did you know there are lots more variations and flavours available. The Japanese Kit Kat comes in many versions. From green tea, raspberry, strawberry to Azuki Sandwich (sweet red bean to you and me). The Background of the Japanese Kit...
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You have just announced to your friends that you are going to organise a house party. This may be for a birthday, a house-warming or just for a bit of fun, either way you want to get it right. After reading our “How to organise a house party” guide, you will be able to cover everything to make sure your party is the best it can be.Advanced PreparationsInvitationsWhen you organise a house party, you need to think about who you invite.How ma...
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Air fryers were launched on to the market in 2010 and have been slowly becoming popular in in home kitchens. In this post we are going to explain what an air fryer is, and what you can cook in one. We are also going to answer the question of, What’re the best air fryers? What is an Air Fryer? Released by Philips, an air fryer is a small convection ov...
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It takes time to build up a collection of kitchen essentials. Also, there are specific pieces of kitchen equipment that we replace and upgrade as we evolve as a cook. If you are ready to up your cooking game, replace old appliances or are looking for some inspiration, we have put together this kitchen essentials check list. ...
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You don’t have to be a mega chef to want a decent oven in your kitchen. But, you will want something that will let you cook something quick and easy, but lets you be adventurous when the mood takes you. Here is our guide on how to buy an oven.There are a few features that you will find on modern ovens, some are quite obvious, but some may not be. Before you buy an oven There are few things ...
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Nobody likes washing up. It takes you away from finishing that bottle of wine in front of the TV after your meal. Therefore, you need some guidance on the best dishwasher to buy. We have put together a buyer’s guide and a list of the best dishwashers you can buy right now. Recommended Dishwashers Most Economical Dishwasher Samsung DW60M9550F...
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When the weather is good, there is nothing better than cooking and eating alfresco. If you are looking at barbecue grills to use on a regular basis, a bit of homework is a good idea.  Luckily, we have done all the hardworking for you and come up with this guide to barbecue grills.   Price of Barbecue Grills The prices of barbecue grills range from super cheap, to thousands of pounds. The s...
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Everyone is familiar with Amazon, it is a great way to buy pretty much anything. From gifts, electrical goods, fun stuff boring stuff, whatever you may need, there are loads of cool things to buy on Amazon.  Great Prices Quite often Amazon has the best prices. This means that you rarely have to buy things at the regular price. There is alway stuff on sale, with daily deals and competing sel...