Smarter Kitchen Tidbits


SMARTER KITCHEN TIDBITS

OVERRIPE TOMATOES

Dip tomatoes in cold water, add some salt and leave overnight. They will be fresh and firm to touch the next day.

INSTEAD OF
ONIONS

If anyone does not like or want the strong taste of onion, you can use cabbage in the recipe for the same taste.

MAKE A CHALKBOARD

Do this for the kitchen to keep track of groceries needed, menus and to-do lists.

USING KITCHEN SCISSORS

It is advisable to use kitchen scissors to chop coriander leaves, mint leaves and chilies to avoid any kind of a mess.

CREATE DIVIDERS WITH CURTAIN RODS

Buy rods to fit the space, and position pairs of them at intervals. Great for storing platters, cookie sheets and cutting boards.

LEMONS AND
LIME

To obtain more of the juice from lemons / limes, microwave on high for 30 seconds and let it stand for a couple of minutes and squeezing.