20 Tricks That Will Take You From Aspiring Cook To Gourmet Chef
Because you really, really want to enjoy being an adult and cooking for yourself.
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Tune out all the extra bullshit in your life and focus on measuring all your ingredients precisely with a couple of measuring cups, so your meal doesn't end up way too salty or sweet, because ew.
Open up this kid's cookbook for basic food combinations that taste amazeballs.
Watch the Food Network to update yourself on cool-ass recipes you might be able to replicate in your own kitchen.
Drop your food in a Crock-Pot, forget about it for a couple of hours, and voila! Perfectly cooked food every time.
Invest in a sharp chef's knife for easily chopping all of your veggies and meats.
Ask your grandparents for their secret recipes and turn into a cooking connoisseur while spending quality time with the old people who love you most!
Sauté your food in a non-stick pan to get crispy, caramelized veggies when the spirit moves you.
Create bomb-ass stews in an Insta Pot. It'll warm you up inside during these chilly fall nights.
Use parchment paper when you're baking things that are super sticky so they'll be cooked evenly on either side.
Sign up for a couple of cooking lessons to get hands-on experience around a hot stove.
Try some silicone cooking utensils that are really easy to clean after you've made your latest masterpiece.
Tune into Worst Cooks In America and make yourself feel better about not being that horrible at cooking for yourself.
Cozy up on the couch and get inspired by the classic pancake scene in Matilda. Maybe it'll convince you to try it out on your own (the pancake making, not the telekinesis).
Read a cookbook for easy-to-make recipes that will also taste delish.
Splurge on a mini dishwasher so you won't ever have to touch any dirty dishes for a prolonged period of time ever again.
Get yourself a reliable Dutch oven for flavorful recipes like gumbo or chili!
Play Oblivion to get alchemist cooking advice that applies in real-life situations. Who even knew?
Help your parents out in the kitchen, observe, and hope the joys of cooking come to you through the process of osmosis.
Don't you love to cook? I love to cook!
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