How does putting a lid on a pot or pan affect what's being cooked in it?

Answer It keeps the contents at maximum heat. Imagine baking a cake with the oven door open. ;)

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Should cooked food be cooled down before putting in the fridge?

Not necessarily. Supposedly modern refrigerators can handle the chilling of hot food. But personally, I help it out, either by separating the food into smaller, shallower storage containers to perm... Read More »

Whats the last thing you cooked?

Ham, egg and cheese breakfast sammich on white toast with buffalo sauce. YUMMY!

Whats the most favourite meal your mum ever cooked you?

After years of my late mothers cooking,I,m surprised that I,m still here....

Why can some meat be cooked medium rare but others have to be fully cooked?

[don't let the negative ratings deter you because people don't understand food, and where it comes, or how it is treated. everybody thinks food just comes from the supermarket in plastic. if you r... Read More »