Proper food storage can help you preserve food quality, make the most of your food dollar, and help prevent foodborne illness.
Preparing meals and shopping for food can be much easier with a little planning ahead.
Understanding cooking terms will help you read recipes and follow them to create successful dishes in no time at all.
Safe food handling practices are always important. Food safety basics can help keep your food safe to eat during storage, handling, preparation, and serving.
Basic kitchen tools are essential in preparing a variety of delicious, healthful meals.
Recipes are guides for cooking. Understanding how to read a recipe and measure correctly can help you successfully prepare dishes quickly and easily.
It can be frustrating to be missing a key ingredient for a recipe. There are some basic substitutions you may be able to make from other ingredients.
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