Category: How to

How To Prepare a Thai Round Purple Eggplant

How To Prepare a Thai Round Purple Eggplant

Ever find an unusual shape or variety of an otherwise familiar fruit or veggie and wonder how to prepare it? We recently came across these Thai Round Eggplants that are sweeter than their oblong counterparts, and have far more even, round cuts of equal diameter, Read More

How to Best Reheat Leftover Pizza Slices

How to Best Reheat Leftover Pizza Slices

PIZZA PROBLEM:  Leftover pizza or pizza reheated often loses something taste and texture wise, the cheese gets overcooked and tough when reheated in the oven but the crust gets soggy if cooked in the microwave. Instead of those unsatisfactory reheating options, consider instead using a Read More

How to Make Soft Ice at Home

Some recipes are best suited served over soft ice. Soft ice is not as hard as ice cubes, but harder than slushie ice.  You may have had Soft Ice at restaurants like Sonic. It is often served at Drive-In type restaurants, which remind me of the summers Read More

Step-By-Step How To Make a Moscow Mule Recipe

Step-By-Step How To Make a Moscow Mule Recipe

Looking for the perfect summer cocktail? Think Moscow Mule. There are many delicious variations on this tart, crisp, refreshing classic. Want our secret to the perfect Moscow Mule? Use plenty of ice, Premium Ginger Beer and a high-quality, 100% pure copper mug like Kamojo Moscow Read More

SPIKED MULLED APPLE CIDER RECIPE

SPIKED MULLED APPLE CIDER RECIPE

Just in time for fall, this recipe has a warm inviting taste and is perfect for entertaining as the weather gets cold.  Omit the rum for a non-alcoholic version for the kiddies. INGREDIENTS: Apple Cider 1 shot rum, medium to dark preferred. Cinnamon simple syrup, Read More

IMPROVE YOUR BARTENDING GAME: HOW TO PERFECT THE MOSCOW MULE

IMPROVE YOUR BARTENDING GAME: HOW TO PERFECT THE MOSCOW MULE

The Moscow Mule is a drink that is hard to botch but easy to do very well if the right ingredients and proper vessel are chosen. Up your own bartender game by learning a few tricks to upgrade the common Moscow Mule into your own Read More

Foolproof French Macaron Recipe | DIY Macarons

Foolproof French Macaron Recipe | DIY Macarons

The perfect French Macaron is an art and a science.  While many, many things can go wrong, once you learn how to make the perfect macaron, it is easy to make these delightful cookies at home using this Quite A Kitchen Foolproof French Macaron Recipe. Let’s troubleshoot macarons together

How To: Grill Burgers that retain all their Juicy Goodness

For the juiciest grilled burger with the optimal char, try this trick. Ever notice how burger patty centers grow/inflate? To keep the burger bun-ready, we flatten them with the spatula to keep them in a flat and even burger shape, but lose the natural juices Read More

How to: Gong Fu or Kung Fu Brewing Tea to Optimize a Loose Leaf Oolong Tea Presentation

How to: Gong Fu or Kung Fu Brewing Tea to Optimize a Loose Leaf Oolong Tea Presentation

Zone – 365, the makers of one of our favorite loose leaf Oolongs,  recommends a specific way to get the best brew from Oolong. Kung Fu Brewing or the Gong Fu style of brewing is a common process in Taiwan for making tea. It is Read More

GADGETS: How to Decorate Cupcakes Like a Pro

GADGETS: How to Decorate Cupcakes Like a Pro

Cupcakes have become the hot trend in addition to or instead of cake at various celebrations and parties, and being able to decorate cupcakes yourself is fun and easy once you get the hang of it. You can achieve professional results at home with a Read More