Month: March 2021

Lockdown Has Shown Us That Cooking Is Essential Food For The Soul

Nidhi Verma is the founder and Indian chef behind the food platform & recipe box brand The Cookaway, connecting adventurous cooks with leading chefs and bringing joy to the home cooking experience. Nidhi believes lockdown has helped us discover a new world of adventure, comfort and fun in our kitchens that we didn’t even know we needed…



a woman standing in a kitchen: Cooking at home


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Cooking at home

I think lockdown has taught many of us that cooking is much more important than we realised and something we can all be doing more mindfully when the new normal finally arrives. Kitchens have almost became

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Food Network Adding Cannabis Cooking Show ‘Chopped 420’ | 106.1 KMEL

Just in time for 4/20! The Food Network is getting ready to launch a true “high concept” television series.

‘Chopped 420’ a spin-off of the popular Chopped series, in which four chefs battle it out through appetizer, main course and dessert stages using picnic baskets filled with challenging foods.

As the name of the new series suggests, it will explore cannabis cookery as a basket element.

The host will be comedian Ron Funches, and judges include chefs Esther Choi, Luke Reyes and Sam Talbot; drag performer and cannabis activist Laganja Estranja, and comedian Tacarra Williams.

The show will start streaming

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The Secret to Perfectly Cooked Meat

Cooking the perfect steak can be tricky if you don’t know how to tell when it’s ready. Even with a meat thermometer, this can sometimes be difficult, and cooking without one is almost impossible. Enter the Yummly Smart Thermometer—a Bluetooth-connected device that tracks the internal temperature of your food and then sends you a notification on your mobile device (such as your smartphone or smartwatch) when it’s ready. I recently tested it out to see if it really made that much of a difference.

To get a better understanding of why the Yummly smart thermometer is such a valuable tool,

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Food Network debuting cannabis cooking show ‘Chopped 420’

The Food Network has high hopes for cannabis content.

The network is launching “Chopped 420,” a new twist on its cooking competition “Chopped,” which will task contestants to cook with cannabis, Deadline reported.

The network is launching "Chopped 420," a new twist on its cooking competition "Chopped." (iStock). 

The network is launching “Chopped 420,” a new twist on its cooking competition “Chopped.”

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Meet Andrew Rea, the man behind YouTube’s favorite cooking channel.

Of the genres that are most prevalent on YouTube—cute animals, makeup tutorials, commentary—food and cooking videos are two of the most major players. Within that deep field, Andrew Rea may just be the biggest star of them all. If his name doesn’t immediately ring a bell, the title of his YouTube channel, Binging With Babish, likely will.

Rea’s videos, in which he re-creates dishes seen in movies and TV shows—some recent uploads include “Cookie Cat From Steven Universe” and “Chicken Kiev From Mad Men”—consistently hit over 1 million views. His most-viewed video, an episode inspired

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Food Network reveals Chopped 420, a cannabis cooking competition

Food Network plans to launch a spinoff of its popular Chopped cooking competition. The new series, Chopped 420, will feature contestants who compete with each other to prepare meals using provided ingredients — one of which will be cannabis, which is now legal at the recreational level in a number of US states.

Cannabis cooking shows are a thing, but they’ve largely existed as YouTube series. Netflix got in on the genre last year with its Cooking with Cannabis reality show, which is joined by select other shows like Bong Appetite and Cooking on High.

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