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Pros and Cons

Electric pressure cookers are some of the latest cooking appliances with great efficiency and reliability. From roasting meat to boiling beans and cooking soup & stew, these cooking devices are practically very useful in the kitchen. The best thing about these cookers is that they reduce the cooking time of most hard foods by more […]

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The Correct Way to use Your New Pot

Pressure cookers are known for their great speed when cooking food. These fast cooking appliances are quite easy to use but may also be hard to operate especially in instances when you are new to these cookers. In such a case, it is important that you understand the operation of these cookers before you proceed […]

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Pressure Cooking Has Come a Long Way

Thanks to my colleague Donna Maurillo, from the Santa Cruz Sentinel for this article on the joys of pressure cooking.   You’ll find a few recommendations from both her and the well known Cook’s Illustrated magazine.These sometimes differ from my recommendations, but it’s always good to get a range of opinions when buying any item.  It’s […]

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The Difference between a Slow and a Pressure cooker

Both pressure cookers and slow cookers are great cooking tools due to their convenience and hands-off cooking. These fantastic and handy tools are ideal for stewing and braising tough foods such as slices of meat, beans, and other hard foods. However, as much as these appliances have similar or almost similar applications and results, they […]

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Infographic: How to Cook Like a Pro

A few people asked me for tips on the best ways to prepare meat in a pressure cooker. I had thought about writing an article but then decided it’d be more fun just to put the information into an infographic.I know this isn’t the best piece of art you have seen, but hopefully you get […]

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Busy? Save time in the Kitchen. Here’s How . . .

As a parent you will always strive to make healthy foods for yourself and for your family. However there are times when one will lack the energy to cook, or someone will not have the patience to stay hours slaving in the kitchen. You can also be tired or not in the mood to wait […]

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