Cooking Basics


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    Cooking Basics

    saveCooking from scratch is very rewarding for many people. It produces feelings of satisfaction when you create a meal that tastes good, is good for you, and brings family and friends together, and saves money.  

    To be a successful cook it is important to have the right equipment and ingredients in the pantry. Having a well-stocked kitchen will increase the pleasure and efficiency of meal preparation.

    Don't let this overwhelm you; you can stock your kitchen with the right equipment and ingredients, one item at a time. And believe us, it takes a lot less to stock a kitchen than you may think.

    Basics of Cooking:

    Create Series:

    Have you ever wanted to be a person who could walk into the kitchen, look in the pantry and refrigerator, and create a delicious meal out of what you have on hand?

    If so, look no further!

    Check out the Food $ense original Create Series. Sometimes all it takes to get a nourishing meal on the table is to understand how some ingredients go together. The Create Series will teach you how to prepare easy casseroles, sandwiches, soups, and omelets without a recipe, or having to run to the store! You are sure to impress others with your new skills.

    Creates Handouts:


    For more information, check out our Food $ense Creates Quick Tips videos