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Is there a way to lessen the unpleasant smell of steamed broccoli?

This is super late—but if y’all put just a little bit of chicken or beef bouillon to the water, the bad smell lessens. I know everyone is saying to cook it less, but obviously you want to enjoy it at ...
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Can you cook tomatoes in water without leaking/bursting them?

I can think of preventing bursting in two ways: start the tomato in lukewarm water, not boiling. That way the inside can come up to temperature with the surrounding water. Puncture the tomato with a ...
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Can you cook tomatoes in water without leaking/bursting them?

You could try to simmer it for longer if you can control the water temperature, it doesn't need to get to 100ºC to fully cook it if you leave it long enough. That said, I'd suggest (if you can) to ...
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