Since starting the single chef project, I find that the question I’m asked the most is: What (fill in the blank) do I need in my kitchen? In this installment I’ll focus on 5 Essential Small Appliances for the Single Cook (plus a few more).
Beets are one of those rare treats that are not only nutritious but are so tasty you’ll marvel that something so delicious can be so good for you. They can be made ahead of time and keep up to a week when refrigerated. I like to cook beets while watching an hour long procedural drama on TV.
One of the saddest sights in a refrigerator is a bag full of wilted week old herbs. You might think it’s a good idea to try switching to dried herbs for recipes but there are some herbs that are too delicate to be dried successfully (a tasteless waste of pantry space). What is the solution? Freezing [...]