Category: Food

For each and every food lover

  • Ten easy and effective culinary tips revealed by a master chef

    Some of us find real pleasure in preparing varied and complicated dishes. Others consider cooking an unavoidable everyday routine. 1. Adding milk and salt to keep your cauliflower white The cooking process makes cauliflower acquire a grayish tint which can spoil the look of the finished dish. To avoid this, add a few drops of milk and a pinch of salt to the boiling water. This will […]

  • 14 clever cooking hacks that will make you look like a pro in the kitchen

    Even the most experienced of home cooks sometimes need help in the kitchen, and very often knowing the right recipe is not enough for preparing delicious meals. In fact, a good recipe is not just about the right ingredients. It’s also about sautéing, roasting, grilling, frying, and baking. That is why we can never stop learning to become a star chef in our kitchen. Turning meat […]

  • A scientific method for baking the tastiest cookies

    Are you a fan of soft cookies but your friend prefers thin and crispy ones? If only someone would come up with a universal recipe for baking cookies that suit everyone’s tastes. But don’t despair — Kendra Nyberg, an American bioengineer and chef, claims to have finally developed it. Ingredients: 1/2 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 100 g unsalted butter at room […]

  • Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with Chocolate Mousse for the Weekend

    Now this is more like it. End of the week chocolate chip cheesecake with chocolate mousse topping! I chose to make this one in a 7-inch pan. I find the smaller pans are great for adding height and not eating cheesecake for seven days straight. The cake is made over two days. Starting with the […]

  • 12 common cooking mistakes that may ruin your best recipe

    You decided to cook an exquisite dish, you followed the instructions strictly, keeping all the proportions correct according to the recipe…but the result is a million miles away from your expectations. Does this sound familiar? We’re sure that all of us have faced this situation at one time or another. So what’s the deal? We at Bright Side have decided to go through some common cooking mistakes that […]

  • Silky Red Wine Brownies

    Red Wine Chocolate Brownies are the best fudgy brownies I’ve made with a surprising flavor. Taste buds satisfaction guaranteed! It won’t be wrong to say that this is a show stopping brownie recipe. It has the perfect combination of two irresistible flavors: Chocolate and red wine. Nothing can go wrong with these two. If you […]

  • Find Out Which of These Top 10 Kitchen Hacks Actually Work

    It turns out that not all the life hacks you see on the Internet are actually helpful and make your life easier. We at Bright Side decided to present the top 10 life hacks — some of them are really great and useful in the kitchen while others are total fails. Cutting tomatoes in half © food52 Life hack: Put tomatoes or other vegetables and fruits […]

  • Unicorn Macarons and Cotton Candy Buttercream

    Unicorn macarons are here to stay! Perfect almond French macarons with pink and blue swirls, topped with as many sprinkles as all of your dreams will allow. Filled with cotton candy buttercream.  Some of you may be thinking that I started some crazy fad New Year’s diet and am just confused and hallucinating a bit with […]

  • Now everyone can cook chicken with KFC’s secret recipe from 1940

    For almost 67 years (since 1940), the KFC company carefully kept their chicken recipe secret. Recently, the Chicago Tribune newspaper published it. The newspaper got the original recipe of ’11 herbs and spices’ from Colonel Sanders’s nephew. The man found it in the notes of the second wife of the KFC founder. Here is the legendary recipe that allows you to cook delicious […]

  • 11 rules of healthy eating you should forget about completely

    Those who care about their bodies often try substituting harmful foods with healthy ones. But in a number of cases, the replacement doesn’t lead us anywhere close to healthy eating. Bright Side has compiled a list of rules that you would do better to ignore if you want to eat ’clean’ food. A carton of apple juice is a healthy substitute for a Coke Apple juice seems so innocent that we easily believe […]