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How to Cook Vegetarian Chili

A delicious and spicy vegetarian chili that will please even picky meat eaters is not hard to make! Simple ingredients, easy instructions and you have a delicious pot of rich, meat-free chili! What more could you ask for? Ad Ingredients olive oil 2 tablespoons quality chili powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 10oz or larger pkg vegetarian beef or sausage style crumbles OR 1 lb extra firm tofu, frozen, thawed and crumbled OR 2 cups TVP crumbles, rehydrated 2 large cloves fresh…

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How to Cook Like a Roman

Much of Western cooking, and especially Mediterranean cooking, descends from Roman cooking. To cook like a Roman today you need to use only ingredients that were available to the Romans, adapt your cooking techniques somewhat, and learn to combine flavors in ways that may be new to you. 1 Create a Roman pantry. If possible, set up your food storage so that Roman foods and non-Roman foods are stored on different shelves to make it easier for you. Stock up on the following important Roman staples: Olives and olive oil….

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How to Cook Smashed Brinjal With Eggs

Here is how to cook Smashed Brinjal with Egg. Read on! 1 At first you need to wash the brinjals properly .Next we will cut the brinjals into medium size pieces. Now you will boil the brinjals with one pinch of salt. When you are boiling the brinjals we will cut the green chilli and the onions into small sizes. 2 At this point you will see that the brinjals are boiled. Now we are going to divide the chopped green chilli and the onions into half. Now we will…

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How to Cook Tempeh

Three Parts:Prepping and Seasoning TempehCooking TempehTrying Classic Tempeh DishesCommunity Q&A Vegetarian cooks have discovered the wonders of tempeh, a flavorful fermented soy product, as a great source of protein. Tempeh is a dense cake of fermented soy beans that can be sliced, crumbled or chopped and used in most recipes that call for meat. Tempeh’s nutty flavor pairs well with any marinade or spice, and it can be baked, fried or stewed without losing its hearty texture. This article describes how to season and cook tempeh to perfection. Part 1…

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How to Cook Ground Turkey

Three Methods:Plain Ground TurkeyGrilled Turkey BurgersBaked Turkey MeatballsCommunity Q&A Ground turkey is a low-fat, healthy alternative to ground beef. Cooked correctly, it has a hearty, satisfying flavor that tastes great by itself or in soups and pasta dishes. Learn how to cook ground turkey by itself, in the form of burgers, or in the form of meatballs. Ad Ingredients Plain Ground Turkey 1 1/2 pounds ground turkey Olive oil Grilled Turkey Burgers 1 1/2 pounds ground turkey 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/4…

postheadericon How to Cook Fried Chanterelles

How to Cook Fried Chanterelles

Two Methods:Cooking fried chanterelles with garlicCook fried chanterelles with sour creamCommunity Q&A Fried chanterelles make a very healthy and tasty dish. This dish can be served with roasted potatoes, on thick toast, with rice or with cous cous, or, just about anything else you like. Ad Ingredients 1kg of chanterelles 1 onion 2-3 garlic cloves Salt Vegetable oil Fresh herbs 5 tablespoons of sour cream Steps Method 1 Cooking fried chanterelles with garlic 1 Wash the mushrooms thoroughly. Cut them into small pieces. Small mushrooms do not need to be cut….

postheadericon How to Cook Rice Using a Pyrex Bowl With Lid

How to Cook Rice Using a Pyrex Bowl With Lid

Cook rice in glass instead of metal or plastic. The covered glass bowl makes an excellent rice steamer without any contaminants or allergens for the health wise. And use a smaller carbon footprint by letting the rice cook by itself in the wait times. 1 Need a Pyrex 2 qt round bowl with lid. (bakeware) 2 Add 1 cup of rice. 3 Wash rice in the bowl and drain. Wash rice again and drain. Washing removes the sticky rice flour from the kernels. 4 Add 1 and 1/2 cup of…

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How to Cook Dongpo Pork in a Microwave

Dongpo pork is a traditional Chinese dish made by pan-frying and then red cooking pork belly. It is named after the famed Song Dynasty poet and calligrapher Su Dongpo. Generally it takes over three hours to cook a traditional Dongpo pork, but there’s a quicker way to whip up a batch in the microwave. Ad Ingredients: 1 kg (2.2 lb) piece pork belly (with skin) 1 tablespoon tea leaves 3 stalks spring onions 7 cm (3″) length fresh, young ginger, sliced into matchstick widths 300g water Sauce ingredients: 1 tablespoon…

postheadericon How to Cook Jollof Rice the Ghanaian Way

How to Cook Jollof Rice the Ghanaian Way

Jollof rice is a cuisine that originated in West Africa from the Wolof people. Today, it is eaten in numerous countries in West Africa, notably Ghana and Nigeria. Both Ghanaians and Nigerians have a distinct way of preparing it. This recipe is for the Ghanaian way. Ad Ingredients Cooking oil Onion Chili pepper Green pepper (bell pepper/capsicum pepper) Fresh/ canned chopped tomatoes Tomato puree Stock cube Salt Water Any other spice of your choice Any other vegetable of your choice Rice Steps 1 Blend chili pepper and fresh/canned chopped tomatoes….

postheadericon How to Cook Pork Ribs in the Oven

How to Cook Pork Ribs in the Oven

Two Methods:Basic Oven-Roasted Pork RibsSouthern-Style Pork RibsCommunity Q&A Pork ribs are perfect for summertime barbeques, but you don’t have to whip out the grill every time you want to serve this mouth-watering dish. Read this article for two recipes for oven-roasted pork ribs that are sure to be crowd pleasers! Ad Ingredients Oven-Roasted Ribs 2 racks pork ribs 1 tablespoon ground oregano 1 tablespoon paprika 2 teaspoons celery salt 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper 2 tablespoons black pepper Servings: 4-6 | Total Time: 3 hours and 10 minutes Southern-Style Ribs 4…