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Mastercheap Raw Day 6: The Power Of Table Spread

Mastercheap Raw Day 6: The Power Of Table Spread

There are only 17 items on the $25 Mastercheap Raw shopping list, so in a sense every one of them is a “hero ingredient”: take one out and the whole week would instantly look a lot bleaker. But if I had to pick a single vital element that shows up…

Mastercheap Raw Day 4: Flavours, Savers

Mastercheap Raw Day 4: Flavours, Savers

Day 4 of Mastercheap Raw. Past the halfway point. This can’t be called suffering. I’m eating three meals a day and getting plenty of vegetables and protein. But at this stage, the notion that “doing it yourself” delivers better results is not convincing. For that to be true, you need…

Mastercheap Raw Day 1: Prep, Pasta, Punish

Mastercheap Raw Day 1: Prep, Pasta, Punish

The Mastercheap Raw experiment has begun! I’ve spent my $25 and it’s time to start actually cooking and eating. How much advance preparation am I going to need, and how will I cope with going to a fully-catered event on the very first day?