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What Is Dry Wine? Our Guide To Dry Wines. Referring to a wine as “dry” is one of the first descriptors most of us learn as a way to talk about wine, but “dry” is also one of the words that is misused the most often by wine drinkers.

What Is Dry Wine? Our Guide To Dry Wines

The reason the term “dry” gets misused is because we commonly use it rationally, relating the word to sensory characteristics of wine, even though these sensory characteristics are not what we mean when we say a wine is dry. A dry wine is simply a wine that has no residual sugar, meaning it isn’t sweet. When grape juice converts to wine, alcohol is produced in the fermentation process because yeast eats the sugar present in the juice. In many wines, the winemaker stops the fermentation process before the yeast has time to eat all the sugar, leaving the wine a touch sweet. Garlic Dijon Vinaigrette Recipe.

Although my fridge is stocked with all sorts of sauces and condiments, the one thing you won't find is bottled salad dressing.

Garlic Dijon Vinaigrette Recipe

Why? It's really easy to make a simple and delicious vinaigrette. Top 10 Health Benefits of Eating Chicken. Chicken soup, chicken stew, chicken chili, chicken breast on salad…chicken in almost any form is great for your health—unless you’re the chicken of course!

Top 10 Health Benefits of Eating Chicken

All kidding aside, the health benefits of eating poultry are plenty. When this fowl comes in a lean breast, it’s low in fat and calories and high in protein, which makes it ideal for weight maintenance. Not to mention that this bird is jam-packed full of essential nutrients and vitamins. Plus, with so many ways to prepare this plucky protein, you’re family won’t tire of chicken as a frequent weekly menu staple. Here are the top ten healthy benefits of eating chicken: Chill that Cab (and the Zin and Merlot too) The rule book dictates that we chill whites and serve reds at room temperature.

Chill that Cab (and the Zin and Merlot too)

Well, the rule book is wrong. Unless you live in a house as cold as a Scottish dormitory, red wines are far from their best at room temperature. They taste jammy, almost viscous, and they're especially slack with foods. As they sit on the table, warming up even more, they seem to breathe so fast they're practically panting. It's not uncommon for them to open up, then die in the glass. To get the best out of red wines, start them off chilled. The trick is steeling ourselves to break The Red Rule in the first place. But ask the wine waiter to humor you. 100 Greatest Cooking Tips (of all time!) : Chefs. 1.

100 Greatest Cooking Tips (of all time!) : Chefs

Remember, y'all, it’s all about the prep. Take away the stress by doing the prep the night or day before. You'll look like a star.Paula Deen Paula’s Best Dishes 2. The smaller the item, the higher the baking temperature. My Kitchen is Perfect. 100 Delicious, Dirt-Cheap Recipes for the Starving Student. Most students don’t have a lot of cash to spend on food, but that doesn’t mean you have to go hungry.

100 Delicious, Dirt-Cheap Recipes for the Starving Student

With the right recipes and some kitchen savvy, you can eat great even on a student’s budget. Here we’ll share 100 tasty recipes that you can make on the cheap. Along with saving money on meals, budget-savvy students can also save big on a college education by attending inexpensive online colleges. Breakfast. 27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible. 34 Insanely Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes. Egg Replacements. There are plenty of egg substitutes available for baking or preparing a dish that calls for eggs.

Egg Replacements

The neat egg and Ener-G Egg Replacer are reliable egg substitutes that can be used in baking. They are available at health-food stores and some grocery stores. Tofu: Tofu is great for egg substitutions in recipes that call for a lot of eggs, like quiches or custards. To replace one egg in a recipe, purée 1/4 cup soft tofu. It is important to keep in mind that although tofu doesn’t fluff up like eggs, it does create a texture that is perfect for “eggy” dishes.

In Desserts and Sweet, Baked Goods: Try substituting one banana or 1/4 cup applesauce for each egg called for in a recipe for sweet, baked desserts. Egg Replacement Options Infographic Egg Replacement Tips. Kitchen Cheat Sheet Guide On Basic Cooking Techniques. Diffеrеnt people likе tо eat diffеrеnt ways.

Kitchen Cheat Sheet Guide On Basic Cooking Techniques

Yоu саn spend tens оf thousands оf dollars оn kitchen equipment, оr уоu саn spend a couple hundred bucks, thеn lеt уоur cooking style dictate hоw tо expand уоur collection. Yоu’ll spend mоrе timе in preparation thаn асtuаl cooking.The wау уоu prepare food hаѕ a direct impact оn hоw it cooks. Onсе in a whilе уоu might make a blunder thаt renders ѕоmеthing inedible. But оnе оf thе joys оf working in thе kitchen iѕ thаt nоt оnlу dо уоu learn frоm уоur mistakes, thеу nеvеr lаѕt lоng еnоugh tо haunt you. (And уоu саn uѕuаllу eat thеm anyway.)