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  • VIDEO: Emergency Sous Vide Baby Back Ribs

    07/09/2022 8:02:17 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 60 replies
    YouTube ^ | July 9, 2022 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOShortly before the Fourth of July weekend I was faced with a barbecue emergency. I had already defrosted a Turkey and started brining it in preparation for smoking it. However, Target had a great sale on baby back pork ribs and I couldn't resist especially since a lot more people than expected were going to show up at my July 4 barbecue party. So how to cook both smoked turkey AND baby back ribs? The answer was sous vide. I didn't have enough room on my smoker to cook both at the same time so my solution was to sous...
  • Woman wins almost every category at county fair no one can find her

    07/08/2022 4:45:32 AM PDT · by dynachrome · 51 replies
    KTDY ^ | 6-24-22 | KTDY
    The Virginia Kentucky District Fair is trying to find a woman who dominated almost every category. Her name is Linda Skeens. Linda enter many dishes in the county fair earlier this month and no one can find her. The annual Virginia Kentucky District Fair has been around for over a century and never has anyone won so many categories. Skeens won first, second or third place in almost every cooking and baking category at the fair. She is trending on the internet and yet no one knows how she looks, nor has she come forth to claim her many many...
  • Five Ancient Greek Herbs and How We Use Them Today

    07/02/2022 9:04:12 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    Greek Reporter ^ | July 3, 2022 | Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi
    Greece is known today for its herbs that are used in teas and homeopathic remedies. But did you know that there are many herbs that the ancient Greeks used that are still popular in Greece today? The five herbs below were gathered for their vast range of medicinal, superstitious, and culinary attributes thousands of years ago in ancient Greece, and they are still used today. Herbs can be found growing wild all across Greece, with their scents perfuming the air, and they are particularly well-suited to the country’s mountain slopes and green fields. Ancient Greek herbs used today Oregano (Rigani)...
  • Arizona Man Cooks Burgers, Pizza, Cake and More Inside 200-Degree Car

    06/06/2022 2:00:41 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 24 replies
    New York Post ^ | June 6, 2022 | Hannah Sparks
    An Arizona man has used the sweltering desert heat of his home state to reportedly cook burgers and steaks — and even bake a cake — inside his 200-degree car. Joe Brown, from Phoenix, has attracted millions of viewers to his unconventional cooking show on TikTok. The 20-year-old’s culinary experiments began in March 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic forced many people his age back home for lockdown. Brown started by using the roof of his home as an environmental oven before shifting his trials to his car in April this year.
  • Indonesia, the world's top cooking-oil exporter, says it's going to ban exports of the oil this week, and it's sent the global prices of edible oils soaring

    04/25/2022 9:40:21 AM PDT · by aimhigh · 43 replies
    YAHOO Finance ^ | 04/24/2022 | Huileng Tan
    The world's top palm-oil producer announced that it would ban exports of the commodity starting on Thursday, sending the prices of edible oils soaring. Indonesia accounts for about half of the world's supply of palm oil, the world's most widely used vegetable oil. Palm oil is used for cooking and for the production of thousands of consumer products, including biscuits, detergents, and lipsticks.In a video statement on Friday, Indonesian President Joko Widodo said the move was designed to bring down domestic palm-oil prices and ensure domestic food availability in the wake of global food inflation. "I will monitor and evaluate...
  • Cooking Oil Shortage Sparks Panic Buying In Indonesia

    03/09/2022 7:47:29 PM PST · by blam · 10 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 3-9-2022
    Indonesia, the world’s largest exporter of cooking oil, will reduce exports of edible oils as a domestic shortage sparks panic hoarding among households, a sign of rising protectionism around the world as countries deal with record-high food prices, according to Bloomberg. Trade Minister Muhammad Lutfi announced new rules Wednesday for palm oil exporters to increase domestic shipment volumes from 20% to 30% to ensure local consumers have access to affordable cooking oil. The move by the Indonesian government comes as dwindling cooking oil supplies has unleashed record high prices. Togar Sitanggang, vice chairman of the Indonesian Palm Oil Association (Gapki),...
  • VIDEO: Sous Vide Virgin Cooks Corned Beef

    03/05/2022 9:28:29 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 30 replies
    YouTube ^ | March 5, 2022 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOI've been hearing about it but I finally got a sous vide. Inexpensive since I don't need all the bells and whistles such as pairing with my phone so I can operate it remotely which I don't understand since I have to be there to place the vacuum sealed meat in the container.Here is my first attempt at using the sous vide in which I cook corned beef. I had a few minor rough patches which almost inevitably happens when you use a new piece of equipment. After a couple of tries I got the timer set right and I...
  • VIDEO: Water Cook Your Bacon for INCREDIBLE Results

    11/06/2021 7:57:41 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 109 replies
    YouTube ^ | November 6, 2021 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOThe problem when cooking bacon is that it heats up too fast. The result is that it can often be quite brittle and lacking in flavor. The best way to resolve this problem is to SLOOOOOW cook the bacon in water as you can see in this video. The result is not only bacon in which the flavor is highlighted but with a great texture. Once you try this water method of cooking bacon you won't go back to your old way of cooking bacon again.
  • Mutagens from heated Chinese and U.S. cooking oils

    09/27/2021 7:16:43 AM PDT · by Brookhaven · 66 replies
    Pubmed ^ | 1995 | P G Shields 1, G X Xu, W J Blot, J F Fraumeni Jr, G E Trivers, E D Pellizzari, Y H Qu, Y T Gao, C C
    Abstract Background: The lung cancer incidence in Chinese women is among the highest in the world, but tobacco smoking accounts for only a minority of the cancers. Epidemiologic investigations of lung cancer among Chinese women have implicated exposure to indoor air pollution from wok cooking, where the volatile emissions from unrefined cooking oils are mutagenic. Purpose: This study was conducted to identify and quantify the potentially mutagenic substances emitted from a variety of cooking oils heated to the temperatures typically used in wok cooking. Methods: Several cooking oils and fatty acids were heated in a wok to boiling, at temperatures...
  • What’s Cooking?

    07/11/2021 6:29:27 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 10 replies
    MOTUS A.D. ^ | 7-11-21 | MOTUS
    It’s been one of those weeks; I can’t take any more affairs of state, stories of cultural suicide or tales from the dark side. I’ve no capacity today for the arrogance and contemptuous intolerance of the woke amongst us.And since man cannot live on outrage and anger alone I give you…food! Vicarious food, so completely calorie and guilt free. Starting with a report back on last Sunday’s diversion, the vinegar free refrigerator pickles. I tasted them after 2 days as the recipe said you could and found them to be a bit meh. Then they got lost and forgotten in...
  • VIDEO: Smoked Red Turkey (Pavo Rojo)

    07/04/2021 4:27:33 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | July 4, 2021 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOSince the combination of guajillo marinade and achiote marinade worked so well for smoked chicken leg quarters, I decided to try the same thing for an entire turkey for the July 4 weekend. This was a trial run for Thanksgiving so if it works, I will be serving up smoked Red Turkey for Thanksgiving this year.The recipe is below. In the video I cooked it a bit too long so it is best to cook it breast side down for an hour and then breast side up for another hour and a half. At that point check the temperature with...
  • ‘Eye-bleeding fever’ outbreak CONFIRMED: Fears of PANDEMIC as disease hits SECOND country [Africa]

    01/16/2018 1:42:30 PM PST · by Red Badger · 59 replies
    www.dailystar.co.uk ^ | 01/15/2018 | By Henry Holloway
    HEALTH bosses have confirmed they are facing an outbreak of the “eye-bleeding fever” after four people died of the suspected disease in weeks. Uganda’s health ministry has today finally admitted it is facing the risk of a large-scale explosion of the viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF). VHF causes victims to suffer a burning fever before beginning to bleed from orifices including their eyes, anuses and mouths. It comes after a girl, nine, was reportedly killed by the infection Uganda, and three people died in neighbouring South Sudan of similar symptoms. Uganda health minster Sarah Opendi confirmed emergency response teams are now...
  • Bread In 10 Minutes - No Oven - No Yeast - No Eggs - 3 Ingredients - The Hillbilly Kitchen

    06/20/2021 8:07:07 AM PDT · by mac_truck · 60 replies
    Youtube ^ | 4/21/2021 | Hillbilly Kitchen
    Bread doesn’t get any faster, easier or simpler than this. There are no special ingredients or equipment needed. Just a few minutes in a skillet on the stove and you can have fresh hot bread for sandwiches or to serve with dinner any time of the day without heating the house up with the oven. My Granny would usually make this for lunch if all the breakfast biscuits got gobbled up in the morning. In the days before we all lived air conditioned housed, we didn’t turn the oven on in the middle of the day during Summer. This skillet...
  • VIDEO: My First Time Using an Air Fryer

    06/12/2021 10:26:45 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 86 replies
    YouTube ^ | June 12, 2021 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOFor some reason I've had my doubts as to how well air fryers cook food despite hearing from people who are very enthusiastic about them. However, I remained curious about them and when I heard there was a sale on this air fryer, I decided to take the plunge. In this video we see the results of my first time using an air fryer.
  • Adults wish they were taught life skills instead of academic subjects at school, study shows [UK]

    04/13/2021 3:06:01 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 108 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | 21:10 EDT, 12 April 2021 | Daily Mail Reporter
    We all remember the endless hours spent in our school classrooms learning about declensions, trigonometry or the French future perfect tense. But it turns out that adults really wish they had been taught practical life skills such as how to change a tire, write a CV or plaster over holes and cracks. Money worries headed up the top 20 list of what parents wish they had learned at school — namely how to save cash, advice on budgeting and how to invest. The survey of 1,000 parents revealed that how to cook everyday meals and how to start a business...
  • VIDEO: Separating Out Egg Whites With a Water Bottle

    04/03/2021 7:57:49 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 32 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 3, 2021 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOHere is the easiest way to separate out egg whites using a tool available in most homes... a simple water bottle. As I demonstrate in this video, when you separate out egg whites and then recombine them with the yolks, it results in incredibly fluffy omelets. Try preparing your omelets this way and they will taste like they were prepared by a professional chef at a fancy restaurant.
  • An alleged Italian mafia fugitive has been on the run for more than six years — until police recognized his tattoos on a YouTube cooking show

    03/30/2021 5:41:36 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 41 replies
    CBS News ^ | MARCH 30, 2021 | CAITLIN O'KANE
    An Italian mafia fugitive who has been evading police since 2014 was arrested last week after police recognized him on YouTube. Marc Feren Claude Biart, who is wanted by police for allegedly trafficking cocaine, had started a cooking show on YouTube with his wife, BBC News reports. 53-year-old Biart hid his face in the videos – but did not hide his tattoos. Italian police saw the videos and arrested Biart in the small town of Boca Chica, Dominican Republic, they said in a statement, according to BBC News. Biart has been wanted by police for nearly six years for allegedly...
  • VIDEO: Smoked Maple Syrup Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich

    03/13/2021 8:48:34 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 32 replies
    YouTube ^ | March 13, 2021 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOIn a previous video, I showed you how to smoke a maple syrup corned beef (link below). In this video, I take that incredibly delicious smoked maple corned beef and make a delicious Reuben sandwich. Since most of you, like me (at least for now), probably don't have a Panini press, I show you how to make it without the aid of that press. One important thing I learned was don't put your sandwich back on the plate on which you placed the sliced corned beef without wiping it dry first in order to avoid sandwich soginess. The second sandwich...
  • ‘This sauce will change your life!’ 30 brilliant condiments to transform your tired lockdown dishes

    03/01/2021 8:33:32 AM PST · by mylife · 94 replies
    guardian ^ | 3/1/2021
    When you’re barely allowed out of your home, let alone your neighbourhood, you have to mix things up whenever you can. From Chinese XO to Romanian mujdei and Filipino banana ketchup, these spicy sauces will bring the whole world into your kitchen Feeling saucy ... Crystal hot sauce, Walkerswood jerk marinade, Best Ghana shito, Lao Gan preserved black bean chilli oil and Maggi liquid seasoning. Feeling saucy ... Crystal hot sauce, Walkerswood jerk marinade, Best Ghana shito, Lao Gan preserved black bean chilli oil and Maggi liquid seasoning. Composite: Simon Leigh/The Guardian Britain is splashing out on condiments like never...
  • Monthly Cooking Thread, March 2021

    02/28/2021 5:08:01 PM PST · by Jamestown1630 · 174 replies
    In honor of Mr. Potato Head’s ‘transitioning’ - (from what-to-what I’m not exactly sure, as I’ve always understood potatoes to be, in Nature, self-pollinating and containing both sexes in one plant anyway) - I thought we’d do a thread on SPUDS this month. I like potatoes done certain ways, and despise them other ways. I like baked potatoes (with plenty of butter and sour cream), and home-made potato salad, mashed potatoes, scalloped, etc. I do NOT like potatoes cut up into soups, or store-bought potato salad (in the latter, the potatoes are always undercooked, and the salad is always strangely...