Joong: Chinese sticky “rice dumplings” wrapped in bamboo leaves

Every year around this time of the year, my grandma makes a batch of joong in celebration of the Duanwu Festival. Continue reading “Joong: Chinese sticky “rice dumplings” wrapped in bamboo leaves”

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How long does frozen milk last for? Does it go bad?

If you’re lactose-tolerant then you’ve had the experience of an almost full carton of milk sitting in your refrigerator that expires tomorrow. Continue reading “How long does frozen milk last for? Does it go bad?”

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Here’s how to freeze glass jars without them exploding/breaking

When storing hot liquids in the freezer, I prefer glass containers as opposed to plastic as I know that heating plastic potentially gives off chemicals. Continue reading “Here’s how to freeze glass jars without them exploding/breaking”

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How to store an open can of coconut milk

How does one store an opened can of coconut milk? Continue reading “How to store an open can of coconut milk”

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Can you still eat meat that is freezer burned? Is it safe?

I like to cook, but no means am I a “chef”, mostly I like cooking my own food because it’s an easy way to control my intake and the cost of my meals. Continue reading “Can you still eat meat that is freezer burned? Is it safe?”

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How long will Spam last after opening the can?

How long will Spam last after opening the can? I’m not talking about interpreting the expiration dates on the can, or finding¬†10-year old spam in the trunk of your car, I’m talking how long is Spam good for after you’ve opened it, taken it out and have¬†properly stored it Continue reading “How long will Spam last after opening the can?”

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