How to Cure a Fresh Ham?

Answer Curing is an ages-old preservation technique for food. The process draws water out of the meat in order to make the meat an unsuitable environment for bacteria growth, specifically E. coli and the ... Read More »

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In USA, what do you mean by saying "Fresh Food, Fresh Meat, Fresh vegetables"?

Fresh usually denotes 'unprocessed food that hasn't been around long enough to have turned bad. Even "fresh from the vine' doesn't mean it was picked that day. On the contrary, Americans statistica... Read More »

How do you cook fresh artichokes I've never used fresh ones.?

i love whole artichokes, but not very many people do so be warned. the first time i served them to my husband, he just stared at his plate for a couple minutes and poked at it, before he asked wha... Read More »

Why does everyone resort ot frozen or tinned veg and not fresh Fresh is the best?

Fresh sliced strawberries in cake or a fresh strawberry glaze filling?

Once you put the fondant on the cake, it is no longer strawberry shortcake. It is just a layer cake filled with whipped cream and strawberries. I would just go with a fresh berry and whipped crea... Read More »