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What Can You Substitute for Cornstarch? 7 Great Options to Try

Cornstarch is a popular ingredient in many dishes. It is often used to thicken sauces or add a little crispiness to fried foods. When you run out of cornstarch in middle of your cooking, it can be a little aggravating, but it doesn’t ruin the entire dish. We know how important cornstarch can be for …

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7 Substitutes for Orange Flower Water (#4 MIGHT HAVE NOW!)

When you run out of orange flower water, don’t panic right away. There are many different ingredients you might have in your kitchen that can take its place. Whether you are preparing a large meal or looking for a way to flavor your mixed drinks, we have options for you! Before rushing to the store, …

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How Long Does Homemade Mayo Last? (HOW TO TELL…)

Whipping up a batch of homemade mayo is such a great skill to have, and the results taste delicious! However, since it isn’t full of additives and preservatives, we know that homemade mayo may not last as long as the shop-bought version, so how long does homemade mayo last? Short Answer: Homemade mayo will last …

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The Best Drinks That Start With E (COCKTAILS and MOCKTAILS)

When you’re sitting at a fancy bar, those pricey cocktails always look so special. It’s almost like they are undoable at home.  We promise you, all those treats can be replicated with ease in your home. With a trip to the grocery store, you can make the next 12 drinks in a heartbeat.  After mixing …

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Is Cool Whip The SAMES AS Whipped Cream? (SOLVED)

Cool Whip is a case study in industrial foods. Whipping cream, on the other hand, is the epitome of French confectionery.  How could they be the same? Or even remotely similar?  In short, they don’t have many similarities. But that’s a bold simplification, as we reach for them in the grocery store to bake similar …

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Are Dates and Figs The Same Thing? (A QUICK GUIDE)

Both are energy-stacked, fibrous, and a staple since the Bronze Age. Frankly, we all devoured figs and dates since we were hairless monkeys. Still, date and fig trees are not long-lost relatives; they are two different species. If both are fruits, why do figs get snubbed by vegans? And how do figs remove estrogen? We’ll …

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The Best Substitute for Cashews: (NUT & NON NUT OPTIONS)

Cashews are delicious tree nuts that you will find in various recipes in the culinary world. These nuts are perfect in sweet or savory dishes, such as pasta sauces, soups, and desserts. Because these little kidney shaped nuts are so unique, you might get worried when you run out. Well, we are here to tell …

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Tapioca Starch vs. Wheat Flour: What is the Difference?

Side by side, tapioca starch and flour look very similar but don’t let looks deceive you. There are some important differences between these two flours. Today we are here to answer the question: what is the difference between tapioca starch and flour? Since the rise of gluten-free cooking, many different flours have come onto the …

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