These past few days have been a roller coaster of emotions. Watching the Rockies win a nail biter against Chris Carpenter to watching them lose a tough game with Ubaldo Jimenez on the mound to watching Jorge De La Rosa blow up early in yesterdays game only to have Clint Barmes make the play of the year to end it.
When you store food correctly, it also can mean better flavor because you are keeping it fresh. There is less chance of it being contaminated with bacteria, rotting or developing freezer burn.
Securely wrapped meat, poultry, and fish should be placed in the food drawer or in the coldest part of your refrigerator. Check your refrigerator’s temperature; it should be at 40 degrees F, and your ice box should be at 0 degrees F.
Cabbage rolls are a very common food in many European countries, and are delicious. Usually, taco recipes is used, sometimes with added pork or even sausage, and combined with raw rice and seasonings of choice. This mixture is rolled into large cabbage leaves and cooked in a tomato based sauce. Cabbage can be used as a sturdier wrap, replacing lettuce for some heartier fillings. Partially cooked cabbage leaves still retain much strength and could also be used this way. Try making spring rolls using cabbage leaves.
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The food has changed, but the concept remains the same. New Yorkers are busy people and no one has time to sit down in a restaurant and eat lunch. New York food trucks have, and always will, cater to the lunch crowd. Instead of settling for a hotdog or chicken and rice, you can enjoy gourmet meals -everything from waffles to dumplings to tacos cerdo. And, it is all high quality food; hence the long lines wrapped around the block. There are plenty of great trucks to try, but let us discuss some trucks you cannot pass up.
Always store raw meat in a freezer that is 0 degree Fahrenheit or below for long term storage, or in a refrigerator below 40 degrees Fahrenheit for short term defrosting and be sure that you do not allow it to be stored with other foods as not to possibly contaminate them. Never refrigerate fresh meats, poultry or fish for more than 36 hours. If you are not going to use it right away then play it safe and freeze it.
All in all, cooking out of your comfort zone is easier than you think. You have learned some awesome tips on how to cook. Your palate should be well on its way around the world and your cooking skills, much richer. With these recipes and tips, you will soon be cooking like a multicultural pro.