recipes

Home-Made Zucchini Chips Make For An Easy, Healthy Snack

If you can slice it, you can probably make chips from it. This holds true for the humble zucchini and if you’re after a tasty snack recipe using the vegetable, here’s one that uses ingredients you probably have already.


Make 'Almost' Pickles In Just 10 Minutes

Ever reached for some pickles only to find out there were none left? If you have a cucumber, you can get to something close in just 10 minutes.


Diced, Chopped, Minced And More: A Visual Guide To Six Basic Knife Cuts

If you’ve ever wondered about the difference is between “chopped”, “diced”, “minced” and other cuts in a recipe, you aren’t alone. Knife cuts can be so confusing that we’ve compiled a visual guide to some of the most common.


Make A Frittata In Your Slow Cooker For A More Flavourful Breakfast

Slow cookers are one of the best tools for low-effort cooking. Although you might not think a frittata would turn out well in the slow cooker, the result is actually a more flavourful egg dish.


This Graphic Shows You The Easiest Way To Make Homemade Ramen

When you think of ramen, you probably think of those cheap packets students eat — which is fine, but real, fresh ramen is a different — and much more delicious — matter. This graphic from the folks at Lucky Peach shows you how to make your own.


Make An Impromptu Slow Cooker Meal With This Basic Formula

Sometimes you don’t have the time or patience for a recipe (or you just have some leftover ingredients). This chart shows you a simple formula to put together any slow cooker meal.


Thicken Soup With Blended White Beans For A Gluten-Free Alternative

Some soups are much better when they have a thicker texture. Adding some blended white beans can thicken things up without off-setting the flavour, and they’re perfect for gluten-free and vegan recipes.


Freeze Kale Cubes To Make Super-Fast Green Smoothies

Homemade green smoothies are a fast, easy and inexpensive way to get fibre, folate, vitamins and antioxidants in your diet. One trick that will make whipping them up not just easier but also more convenient is to freeze some kale cubes ahead of time.


For A Creative Spin On Asparagus, Try Shaving It

Asparagus is simple enough to cook, and it’s pretty easy to season it and make it delicious too. However, if you want to try something new with your asparagus, try shaving it.


Make Sodium-Free Bacon At Home With Pork Belly

If you’re trying to reduce your sodium intake — for health or other purposes — that usually means no bacon. This DIY process, however, gives you a chance to munch on the treat without consuming any salt.