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How Long to Boil Hot Dogs?

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How Long to Boil Hot Dogs?
How long should you boil hot dogs in order to cook them?

Answer:

Hot dogs should be remain in boiling water for about 3 to 4 minutes to become hot all the way through.

The truth is that hot dogs are fully […]

By | May 21st, 2020|Blog, FAQ|

Does Apple Pie Need to be Refrigerated?

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Does Apple Pie Need to be Refrigerated?

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An Apple pie does not need to be refrigerated if it is whole and kept covered.
BUT, once an apple pie is opened, cut or sliced it SHOULD be placed into the refrigerator for both safe keeping and to extend its shelf life.

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By | May 14th, 2020|Blog, FAQ|

When to Put Oil in Pan

The best time to add oil to a pan when preparing to pan fry is after the empty pan has been put on the burner and allowed to heat. Heat the pan first, then add oil to the pan. Allow the oil to heat and then let it spread across the pan before […]

By | April 27th, 2020|Blog, FAQ|

Proper Temperature to Store Red Wine

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What is the Proper Temperature to Store Red Wine?
What is the best temperature for storing wine?
Do different wines store better at different temperatures?

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Proper storage temperature for red wine is considered to be 55°F. Red wine is generally also served at this same storage temperature. Although proper wine […]

By | November 6th, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

What is Blind-Baking?

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What is blind baking?

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It could be a test of how baking proficiency… place on a blindfold and see if you can bake correctly! Just kidding, blind baking is an actual term in the world of pie making. It is basically baking the crust before the actual pie is assembled to prevent […]

By | October 21st, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

Why are Eggs Stored Pointy End Down?

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Why are Eggs Stored Pointy End Down?

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Eggs are stored with the pointed end pointing down into the carton for safety reasons.

Egg shells are porous. Although rare, it is possible for bacteria to seep through the shell of an egg and into […]

By | July 20th, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

Can Olive Oil Go Bad?

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Can olive oil go bad?

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Yes, olive oil can go bad.
Usually we speak of it as rancid because that best describes the taste when olive oil has gone bad. We’ve talked about olive oil before, but now let’s look at the reason that some oils expire or go bad before […]

By | July 14th, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

Freezing Eggs

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Can you freeze eggs?

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Yes, you can freeze eggs.
But, yes there’s a but, they must be handled slightly first in order to prevent problems. Shell eggs (an egg still in its shell) should NOT be frozen.

While many people may wonder why someone would even want to freeze eggs, […]

By | June 30th, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

What’s the Best Cooking Oil?

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What’s the best cooking oil?
What’s the best oil for deep frying? What’s the best oil for salads? What’s the best oil for baking? And, for those who choose not to mess with storing a bunch of multiple oils, what’s the best all purpose oil?

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The best cooking oil to use […]

By | June 22nd, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

What is Organic Meat?

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What is organic meat?

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We talked before about what organic means for grocery products in general, but now this term and many others are showing up on meats. Let’s take a closer look into the term “organic” and discover what it actually means when speaking specifically about meat. […]

By | May 4th, 2019|Blog, FAQ|

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