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Annatto seed (Achiote) substitutes
Substitutes

4 Best Annatto seed (Achiote) substitutes

If you’re looking for a substitute for annatto seed (Achiote), there are plenty of different options. Some alternatives to Annato include paprika, turmeric, saffron, and ground cumin. All these spices will give your food that beautiful orange color that is so desired in many dishes. Quick Notes About Annatto Seeds […]

How to Cut Cucumbers
Knife Skills

How to Cut Cucumbers

Cucumber is a versatile vegetable, and it is used in many recipes. Here, I am sharing some straightforward steps on how to cut cucumber, slice, julienne, and dice cucumber. I’m sure you’ve tried to chop up a cucumber before, but the thought of doing it better is always in the […]

How To Cut Radish
Knife Skills

How To Cut Radish

Learn how to cut radish with simple step-by-step instructions. Decorate your dish with sliced radish. It is a popular vegetable and one of the healthiest. Radishes are a popular vegetable for many reasons. They’re easy to grow, cheap to buy, and versatile enough to go in a variety of cuisines. […]

How to Cut Romaine Lettuce
Knife Skills

How to Cut Romaine Lettuce

Chopping romaine lettuce is hard!  It’s all one big head, so it has to be cut down to size.  There is nothing worse than biting into a salad with unchopped lettuce. This article is here to show you how to cut romaine lettuce and have a perfect, evenly chopped romaine lettuce […]

How To Cut Chili Peppers
Knife Skills

How To Cut Chili Peppers

A guide on how to cut chili peppers for every dish that needs a dash of heat, these tips will help you chop chili peppers the right way! One of the many things that makes chili peppers so unique is their shape.  Chili peppers are typically long, narrow, and a […]

How to Cut Green Onions
Knife Skills

How to Cut Green Onions (Scallions)

Learn how to cut green onions with step-by-step instructions! You can garnish your plates before serving. The process of cutting a green onion is quite simple. I will guide you step-by-step: What is the green onion? Another name for green onions is spring onion and scallions. Green onion adds crunch […]