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Here's why buying the ripest produce isn't always best
Choosing peaches that are still firm can be the best plan. (David Karp) We all want to shop for the ripest fruit we can find. Or do we? In some cases, the ripest fruit is not the best buy. In fact, in some cases it should be avoided To understand why, we first need to delve into the complexities of ripeness and maturity. And while we're at it, let's think a little about climacteric fruits. Advertisement Ripeness and maturity are separate but linked processes. Think of it this way: Maturity is when the fruit has assembled all the building blocks necessary to create flavor; ripeness is the process by which those blocks are assembled into something greater. When fruit is maturing, it's developing sugar as well as all the chemical compounds that will…
How 9 Cuts of Meat Got Their Names
Ever find yourself standing in front of a butcher's counter and wonder where in the world certain cuts and preparations of meat got their names? Here are the stories behind a few popular meals.1. Boston
Meat House Grilling Guide
Become a grilling master with cooking times and useful grilling tips!
6 Questions Explained by Experts
Confused about what to ask the butcher next time you buy meat? We reached out to 3 experts to see what they recommended.
Why All Humans Need to Eat Meat for Health
Be true to your human nature and to your taste buds. Don’t cut meat out of your life. It has way too much to offer.
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Sale: Boneless Chicken Breasts 10 lb Bag $20
The best value around on boneless chicken breasts. It's almost impossible to run out of ideas for preparing chicken breasts. It's the most versatile protein for your grill, oven, skillet - however you feel like cooking them.
How To Keep Cheese From Sticking To The Cheese Grater
The easiest hacks are obviously our favorites — and we're on a lifelong mission to memorize as many of those as possible. Knowing a trick like how to keep cheese from sticking to your grater when you're diligently grating your own for any number of macaroni and cheese recipes (or nacho recipes, it's your grated cheese) is particularly useful.