Tndeer Logo

Page all of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3141800 - 01/27/13 09:15 PM The most common cooking mistakes
BayouStateVol
Button


Registered: 01/06/13
Posts: 17
Loc: Sumner County

Offline
Thought I'd share since we've all been guilty of at least one of these. Heck, I am guilty of two of these tonight.

Link

Top
#3141946 - 01/27/13 11:57 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: BayouStateVol]
catman529
spiderboy
16 Point


Registered: 11/10/10
Posts: 15099
Loc: Franklin TN

confused Online
ha... we have all done some of that. although there are a couple I am careful not to ever do...
_________________________
Team Run 'N Gunners

Top
#3141952 - 01/28/13 12:18 AM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: catman529]
TAFKAP
14 Point


Registered: 11/06/09
Posts: 8947
Loc: Memphis

Offline
Nice article.

My worst sins are overcrowding the pan and (not mentioned) trying to turn meat too soon in the pan.

Another one that confounds the crap out of me is trying to season meat with a crust, browning the meat, but the crust stays stuck to the bottom.
_________________________
Everything important in life was learned from Mary Jo Kopechne.

Top
#3142132 - 01/28/13 08:44 AM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: TAFKAP]
Poser
Mud Dauber
16 Point


Registered: 07/28/10
Posts: 11865
Loc: Tennessee

content Online
Inferior ingredients is a big one. -don't skimp on spices, herbs etc. its makes a huge difference.
_________________________
It doesn't have to be fun to be fun.

Wild & crazy, can't be stopped. Only the strong will survive.

Keep your knife sharp and your skillet greasy.

http://www.GoCarnivore.com

Top
#3142236 - 01/28/13 09:59 AM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: TAFKAP]
BayouStateVol
Button


Registered: 01/06/13
Posts: 17
Loc: Sumner County

Offline
I'm with you TAFKAP, overcrowding the pan is one of my worst traits too.

Gummy rice is my biggest problem though. Thats actually how I found that article. I was trying to figure out what they hell I was doing wrong. I am going to follow their suggestion the weekend for my annual Super Bowl gumbo.

Top
#3142364 - 01/28/13 11:48 AM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: Poser]
TAFKAP
14 Point


Registered: 11/06/09
Posts: 8947
Loc: Memphis

Offline
 Originally Posted By: Poser
Inferior ingredients is a big one. -don't skimp on spices, herbs etc. its makes a huge difference.


I meant to ask you the other day, how are you liking all that Penzeys stuff?
_________________________
Everything important in life was learned from Mary Jo Kopechne.

Top
#3143107 - 01/28/13 08:58 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: TAFKAP]
chunkandwind
8 Point


Registered: 08/20/08
Posts: 1529
Loc: mckenzie,tn

Offline
What Poser said. Quality spices makes all the difference.
_________________________
Μολων λαβε
National Rifle Association
Tennessee Firearms Association

Let's Go Fishing!
Https://www.americanbaitcompany.com

Top
#3143219 - 01/28/13 10:22 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: TAFKAP]
Poser
Mud Dauber
16 Point


Registered: 07/28/10
Posts: 11865
Loc: Tennessee

content Online
 Originally Posted By: TAFKAP
 Originally Posted By: Poser
Inferior ingredients is a big one. -don't skimp on spices, herbs etc. its makes a huge difference.


I meant to ask you the other day, how are you liking all that Penzeys stuff?


Used up an entire bottle of the Tellicherry Black Pepper in under 3 weeks.
_________________________
It doesn't have to be fun to be fun.

Wild & crazy, can't be stopped. Only the strong will survive.

Keep your knife sharp and your skillet greasy.

http://www.GoCarnivore.com

Top
#3143279 - 01/28/13 11:43 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: Poser]
TAFKAP
14 Point


Registered: 11/06/09
Posts: 8947
Loc: Memphis

Offline
OOH RAH!

Next time you feel like dropping a paycheck in there, try these:

1) Penzey's Cinnamon
2) Black & Red (cayenne & tellicherry mix)
3) Shallot Pepper
4) Northwoods Fire
5) and in case you didn't get it last time, Mural of Flavor

I love going in that store and just tasting everything they have. It's my modern day version of a head shop ;\)
_________________________
Everything important in life was learned from Mary Jo Kopechne.

Top
#3143338 - 01/29/13 05:33 AM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: TAFKAP]
Hawk
TnDeer Old Timer
12 Point


Registered: 09/03/99
Posts: 6490
Loc: west tenn.

Offline

On Christmas eve we were next door having a few margaritas. When we left Swanky's I decided to pick up a few last minute stocking stuffers. Fifty dollars later I left with a very small bag. Expensive but their spices add extra great taste to any dish I have used them in.

 Originally Posted By: TAFKAP
OOH RAH!

Next time you feel like dropping a paycheck in there, try these:

1) Penzey's Cinnamon
2) Black & Red (cayenne & tellicherry mix)
3) Shallot Pepper
4) Northwoods Fire
5) and in case you didn't get it last time, Mural of Flavor

I love going in that store and just tasting everything they have. It's my modern day version of a head shop ;\)
_________________________
"Sometimes it's not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don't mean."

Top
#3147071 - 01/31/13 03:37 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: Hawk]
WRbowhunter
8 Point


Registered: 02/22/10
Posts: 1541
Loc: collierville,tn

Offline
I'm guilty of a lot of these. Mainly just being in a rush. I can say that I have not messed up on rice for 15 years or so. My grandfather gave me a Caroline Rice cooker for Christmas one year. Its pretty much a double boiler that cooks and steams the rice. Its not one of those electric ones. It cooks perfect every time. its 1 to 1 rice and liquid. wish I could find another one because the one I got only has a few years left
_________________________
"Vegetarians are cool. All I eat are vegetarians"-Ted Nugent

Top
#3150661 - 02/03/13 08:51 PM Re: The most common cooking mistakes [Re: WRbowhunter]
redblood
16 Point


Registered: 01/22/06
Posts: 13851
Loc: Lewisburg

content Online
for me its trying to cook anything.
_________________________
"I will predator hunt for food "

Top
Page all of 2 12>


Moderator:  Bobby G, RUGER, Unicam, gtk, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104327
RUGER
85522
Deer Assassin
64210
BSK
59454
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
bassassassin7, BBQ, Kornhunter, Afleming17, 260rem
13281 Registered Users
Who's Online
78 registered (Vermin93, muzzy76, downwind, AndyW, 1bow4me, Snake, 10 invisible) and 127 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13281 Members
42 Forums
85216 Topics
1029837 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.286 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.