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Types of Weighing Scales (and What They’re Used For) 

Image Types of Weighing Scales (and What They’re Used For) 

While nearly all of us have measured an object’s weight at some point, not everyone is likely to be familiar with all the types of weighing scales and what they’re used for. While we depend on these machines when measuring baking ingredients, buying fruit, and reaching our fitness goals their utility reaches beyond the kitchen and bathroom. …

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Holiday Cooking and Hosting Guide

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Preparing meals for larger groups can cause even a seasoned chef a certain amount of stress.  But don’t worry, we’re here to help with our Holiday Cooking and Hosting Guide! How Much Food Do You Need? To get started you should consider how much food your party will require.  While there are lots of options for …

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How Much Coffee Per Cup? How to Measure and Brew the Perfect Pot 

Image How Much Coffee Per Cup? How to Measure and Brew the Perfect Pot 

When you want to brew the perfect pot of coffee, it isn’t easy to know how much coffee per cup you should use. Great coffee requires a particular coffee grounds to water ratio. Here is our complete guide on how to take the correct coffee measurements every time. How Many Cups to Brew? How Much …

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Escali Kitchen Scale Feature in Ode Magazine

In a recent article titled “Best Digital Food Scales To Use Today” by Ode Magazine, the Escali Primo Digital Scale has been featured and recognized as a top digital food scale. Ode Magazine publishes reviews on products in categories ranging from baby to outdoors to health and more. The article recognizes the importance of having …

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A Guide to Fermenting Vegetables at Home

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Fermenting vegetables can be a healthy way to improve your diet. We’ll show you why healthcare professionals think fermented foods and probiotics are beneficial to your health. Then we’ll explain two popular techniques for fermenting vegetables and the science behind the process. Registered Dietitian Robin Foroutan points out in Food & Nutrition Magazine that there is a …

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Father’s Day Gift Guide: 14 Ideas Sure to Impress

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 Do you need a Father’s Day gift idea?  Check out our Father’s Day Gift Guide for 14 great suggestions on what to get your real-life hero. Father’s Day is the ‘Day of the Dad;’ a chance to celebrate your real-life hero. The man who taught you how to ride a bike and explained why Michael Jordan is …

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Simplify Blender Recipes with a Kitchen Scale

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Did you receive a blender as a gift this holiday season? Do you already have a blender and you’re looking for more excuses to use it?  Use a kitchen scale to simplify blender recipes and discover more uses for your blender. Great news! Your blender is good for making more than milkshakes on warm summer days and post-workout protein …

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A Guide to Internal Cooking Temperatures for Meat

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Escali’s guide to doneness and minimum safe internal cooking temperature for whole beef, ground beef, chicken, turkey, pork, fish, lamb and veal.   Taste Preferences vs. Safety Recommendations It is important to know internal cooking temperatures when preparing meat because they will help you ensure your food is safe to eat and cooked deliciously with the …

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Accurate Measurements for Better Baked Goods

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Measuring ingredients accurately is a critical step in the baking process. Adding too much flour to a cake recipe can leave it dry and crumby.  Unfortunately, it is much too easy to make this mistake and not even realize it when using a traditional measuring cup. Use a digital scale for more accurate measurements that are also easier to …

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Holiday Recipes Roundup: 84 Recipes from Drinks to Desserts

Image Holiday Recipes Roundup: 84 Recipes from Drinks to Desserts

Plan the perfect holiday gathering with 84+ recipes for everything from appetizers and drinks to casseroles and cookies. The key to a successful holiday gathering is family. Getting everyone together, reminiscing on years past and gossiping about the year ahead is what makes the holidays great. Though family should be the focus, food is usually the main …

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