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Ham per Person

How much ham per person should be served at dinner?

When deciding how large of a ham to buy, it is good to know how much ham is considered a serving.

How much ham per person to serve depends on the type of […]

By | March 14th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Cast Iron on Glass Stove


Can you use a cast iron pan on a glass top stove?


It’s no secret that we think that old cast iron pans are the bomb, but what if you have a glass top stove? Glass top stoves look beautiful when they are new and clean, but they can be rather easily scratched […]

By | March 10th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

What is a Country Ham?

What is a country ham?
For that matter, what is a city ham?

A country ham has to do with the process on how the ham was made.
Country hams are seasoned and then slowly smoked, giving them an intense flavor.

Country hams are dry-cured, or rubbed […]

By | March 2nd, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Should You Wash Chicken?


Should you wash chicken?
Should you wash a chicken before cooking?
Does washing chicken remove germs?


We recommend that you do NOT wash chicken before using for the reasons listed below.

Should you wash chicken?
You can, it will not hurt the bird, but it may […]

By | February 15th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Slow Cooker Temperature

What is the difference between “high” and “low” temperature settings on a slow cooker?

Actually, there is no difference in the actual cooking temperatures between settings for the original crock pot and most other slow cookers. The difference between slow cooker settings is about time and not temperature, which is about […]

By | February 7th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Glasses per Bottle?

How many glasses per bottle of wine? How many glasses per bottle of champagne? How many glasses per bottle of hard liquor? Find answers here.

By | February 4th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Does Alcohol Cook Off?

Does alcohol cook off? There are several factors involved with the rate that alcohol will evaporate, but none may be as quick as your needs.

By | January 30th, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

Does Butter Need Refrigeration?

Does butter need to be refrigerated? Find out if it is necessary to always keep butter in the refrigerator. The answer may surprise.

By | January 21st, 2018|Blog, FAQ|

How Many Appetizers per Person?

How many appetizers per person should be served at a cocktail party?

By | December 16th, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

How To Cook Pasta

Whichever style, shape or form of pasta you may have made or purchased, the cooking instructions are always exactly the same. The amount of water used will vary along with the amount of pasta used and amount of time needed to cook the pasta will vary along with the freshness of the pasta […]

By | December 1st, 2017|Blog, FAQ|

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