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Oil extracted from pressed olives.
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Questions about developing and maintaining a non-stick, rust resistant patina on certain kinds of cookware. Cast-iron and carbon steel in particular benefit from careful seasoning. Please use this tag…
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a large fish with pink, orange, or red flesh.
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Identify, select, store, prepare, replace, or cook with apples as an ingredient.
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Candy made by cooking sugar until it reaches 170°C (340°F). It has a golden brown color and a distinct "caramelized" flavor.
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Questions about the ingredients, methods, and equipment used to turn milk into cheese.
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should be about traditional ingredients, preparations or dishes from France - such as macarons, cordon bleu or foie gras. Questions about ingredients common to French-style co…
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For questions about safety in the kitchen, i.e. during cooking. Use [tag:food-safety] for questions about food safety.
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for questions about selecting, identifying, storing, preparing, replacing or cooking with corn as an ingredient. Questions about dishes which include corn, but are not focused on corn, sh…
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Techniques, equipment and ingredients used in preparing and serving mixed alcoholic drinks, as well as non-alcoholic substitutes ("mocktails").
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A baked chocolate dessert, typically cut in squares, that has either a fudgy or cakey consistency.
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A sugary topping for desserts such as cakes and donuts. Icing is generally thinner than frosting, and is commonly translucent. Questions may be about preparing, storing, or using icing, or about techn…
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when you have a recipe that use a specific amount of ingredients but you need to make much more or just a little of the original recipe. Scaling normally needs technique.
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Questions on the applications of modern science to culinary techniques in the home or restaurant.
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should be about traditional ingredients, preparations or dishes from Thailand - such as swimming rama, phad thai or coconut curry. Questions about ingredients common to Thai-s…
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Questions about non-stick cooking surfaces, including seasoned cast-iron, Teflon, and other non-stick coatings.