Category : Food & Drink : Health & Medical

How to Make Shortcrust

Food & Drink
Homemade shortcrust pastry, or pie crust, adds a level of decadence to any pie or tart. Unlike other types of pastry, shortcrust does not contain a leavening agent such as yeast, baking powder or baking soda. The best shortcrust has a melt-in-your-mouth texture. Achieving this tenderness can take se

How to Make Simple Beef Stew

Food & Drink
An easy meal for chilly fall nights, beef stew traditionally contains bite-size pieces of beef, potatoes, carrots and onion. Stewing involves cooking food in liquid until the meat and vegetables are tender and the liquid reduces and thickens. Beef stew is easy to make because it requires minimal mon

How to Cook Ribeye in a Pan

Food & Drink
Pan-frying a ribeye steak is a convenient way to cook it when a grill is not available. Pan-frying allows you to achieve a brown sear that will add flavor to the steak, much like the grill marks from a grill. Although most cuts of ribeye can be cooked in a pan, thick cuts of ribeye should be finishe

How to De-lime a Keurig

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Tap water contains minerals that accumulate inside a coffee maker. These minerals might include lime, and too much lime can have an adverse effect on the performance of the machine. Certain Keurig coffee maker models have a light that tells you when you need to de-lime the machine. In any case, a go