Posts Tagged ‘kitchen 101’
One of the most important kitchen tips I can share is why it is extremely important to check your oven BEFORE preheating!
So there are certain rules we have to follow when it comes to cooking and baking:
- Make sure you have all of the ingredients before starting a recipe
- Make sure the heat/flame is on when you cook/bake
- Make sure you use safety guidelines
- Last, make sure when you check your oven BEFORE you turn it on!
Trust me that last one I learned the HARD WAY this past weekend. Yes, even yours truly “fubar’d” this one. My Kitchen Aid mixer bowl that is almost 21 years old got the short end of the stick on this one (I’m sorry!)
Last Sunday, Mr. Fantabulous wanted soft pretzels and I wanted to make an Italian Wedgie for lunch. I made the pretzel dough, put it in a bowl and cover it with the shower cap. Normally I’d use my bread proofer from Brod & Taylor but it’s in the backroom and I can’t get to it as Mr. Fantabulous is putting flooring down in front of the doorway.
Yes even food bloggers and chefs make rookie mistakes