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People Braise Chicken at NyQuil for Cold Cure – Again

Recently, the internet seems to be trying to resuscitate some old absurd trends to see if 2022 could give them another chance. On “well-being” TikTok, for example, someone filmed themselves cooking a cursed dish called NyQuil Chicken and people love it, literally and figuratively. Yes, NyQuil as in cough syrup and chicken as in, a […]

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Cookbook Review: “All About Braising” by Molly Stevens

The first time Braising short ribs was a big step in my culinary education. Braising summed up so much of what I loved about cooking: in this case, sear the meat, gently sauté the carrots, onion, shallots and garlic that flavored the kitchen with their aroma, then give it all. a long, touching bath in […]

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When the weather is gloomy, let the braising brighten up your meals

By definition, braising is the process of searing food in oil or by a dry heat method such as grilling and then cooking it in a liquid. The searing adds flavor; cooking in liquid tenderizes the meat. Ruhlman describes braising as a metamorphosis. “When you braise you start with a tough and often inexpensive cut […]