Tag: kitchen-hack

You Can Vacuum-Seal Your Foods Without Any Fancy Equipment

You Can Vacuum-Seal Your Foods Without Any Fancy Equipment

Funny
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); I hate wasting food so I try to freeze things when I find that I won't be able to cook them for a while. But getting that air-tight seal is almost impossible without one of those fancy vacuum machines. I've tried it all -- sucking the air out manually, using a straw, squishing the bag until the air leaves...but nothing really works. Ultimately, when I go to get my frozen food out, often it's got freezer burn!But now that I know this super quick water trick, I'll never have that issue again. This is seriously genius. Thanks, science! YouTube / ViralNova googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBM_BTF...
15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

15 Ways To Keep Your Produce Fresher Longer (And Save Lots Of Money)

Food
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); When it comes to how I feel about buying and storing produce, I tend to identify with Jim Gaffigan spiritually. Sometimes to save time I throw out my avocados out at the grocery store.— Jim Gaffigan (@JimGaffigan) November 6, 2012 In what is adulthood's truest test, humans are expected to buy roughly 136 pounds of produce a week to presumably eat said produce over the course of seven days, only to realize that cookies exist. When Saturday rolls around and it's time to venture out to the grocery store, we must first purge our fridges of those fallen, leafy, rotten heroes that we once again neglected in favor of frozen pizzas and overall happiness.Fortunately, the i...