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Cooking 101

Cooking basics

Cooking 101 is a new segment of this site geared toward exploring how to learn to cook. I will cover common cooking questions and resources for the home cook who wants to cook more or have better results.

I am not a formally trained cook, but I love to cook and love to eat. Over the years I have gathered a number of tips and tricks that help me to cook and bake with great results. 

My mom was my first teacher and I have many magazines, television shows, cookbooks, cooking videos , and mistakes in the kitchen that have helped me become a better cook. I hope my experiences outlined at Cooking 101, can help others figure out how to learn to be a terrific cook as well.

How To Cook - Frequently Asked Questions

How to Cook Chicken

How to Cook Chicken Thighs

How to Cook Chicken Breasts

How to Transform a Grocery Store Pre-Cooked
Rotisserie Chicken into a Dozen Other Recipes

How to Cook a Turkey

How to Brine a Turkey

How to Cook Asparagus

How to Cook Rice

Cooking For a Travel Sports Team

Learn To Cook at Home

I have recently partnered with Rouxbe Cooking School, the world's first-ever online cooking school. I partnered with Rouxbe to help you improve you cooking skills. Whether you are a begining cook or an advanced cook I think you will find their videos valuable.

As an affiliate partner, I can give you a free, full-access, 14-day pass to their site. If you are interested, go to the Rouxbe Cooking School and redeem the 14-day Gift Membership. After the trial, you can join for as little as $29.95 per month; however, there is no obligation.

This video gives you an introduction to their services and also includes a link to the free trial at the end.

Rouxbe Online Cooking School & Video Recipes

Basic cooking skills.

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