what is convection oven cooking

There are many benefits to convection cooking — just what is convection cooking and why this has become a preferred method for food prep is covered here. We live in a fast food society borne out of busy schedules and active lifestyles. Now, with an increased focus on obesity and proper diet, many of us…

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convection oven cooking

Cooking food in a convection oven vs convectional oven starts with understanding how different foods will react when using convection in the cooking process. How to use a convection oven revolves around the technology. A convection microwave is a combination of a convection oven with a microwave oven giving you basically two ovens in one and…

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convection oven cooking

How do convection oven cooking times compare to traditional oven temps? Many new convection ovens, convection microwave ovens and convection combo infrared halogen ovens will come with pre-programmed settings for the most commonly prepared foods. Additionally, the manufacturer’s product manuals will provide the recommended oven cooking times that are designed specifically for their product — but these rarely deal…

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After spending years of making holiday meals and entertaining family and guests you have a tendency to memorialize tips for choosing the best roaster pan. You become knowledgeable as to why size, heft (the roaster’s weight) and type of metal contribute to the success of any roasting endeavor. When considering the heft of a roasting…

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Seasoning Options

I’ve always been curious as to why onions make you cry whether you’re cutting a strong red onion or a mild sweet onion. When preparing a meal and using raw onion, it’s always a race for me to see how fast I can chop them before grabbing a paper towel to mop up the tears. Believe it…

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Beef Brisket Sandwich Recipes

Back in the day, there were very few beef brisket recipes. Brisket was one of the least popular cuts of beef and was usually discarded – often considered too tough to be of any real contribution to a meal. By chance it was discovered that preparing beef brisket in a long slow cooking process produced…

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Food Cravings

Food cravings are classified by nutrition experts as a strong desire for a specific food or type of food in the absence of hunger. What that means is you want it until you can have it whether you are hungry or not. Of my own food cravings, my biggest downfall is anything salty or sweet…

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legumes

Legumes is not a word often spoken and many people are unclear as to what they really are. They are actually part of a vegetable classification that includes versatile and nutritious beans, peas and lentils. They are available in various forms such as dried, canned and frozen in supermarkets and grocers. With the current focus…

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