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MetroKitchen Cooking Terms Glossary #3

by admin June 26, 2013

MetroKitchen Cooking Terms Glossary #3 G thru N Ganache – a rich blend of chocolate and heavy cream and flavorings (if you desire). Also used as a pastry or candy filling or frosting. Hollandaise – an emulsified sauce, leading sauce or mother sauce, made of butter, egg yolks and, most frequently, lemon juice. Induction Cooking […]

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MetroKitchen Cooking Terms Glossary Part 2

by admin June 19, 2013

We get lots of questions at MetroKitchen on picking the right product for the right cooking technique.   This is the second in a series of MetroKitchen Cooking Terms Glossary. Please let us know if you have other terms or suggestions for us to add. Thanks! Caramelization – the process of cooking sugars; the browning […]

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Wusthof Classic BBQ Set for Father’s Day

by admin June 12, 2013

This exclusive set at MetroKitchen is the perfect gift for dad! The Wusthof Classic BBQ Knife is the ideal grilling knife. It’s a 6 in. blade with a razor-sharp edge and a classic clip-point design. The clip-point gives you great control when removing silver skin or gristle from a beef roast or raw chicken breast. […]

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MetroKitchen Glossary: Cooking Terms Part 1

by Lynn June 11, 2013

MetroKitchen experts often get questions about the definition of a variety of words or descriptions related to cooking. We thought you might find a glossary of cooking terms to be helpful. Since there are soooo many terms, we’ll do a few blogs to make it easy. ​If we’ve missed a cooking-related word that you’ve always wondered […]

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Dansk Kobenstyle Review & Moroccan Chicken Recipe!

by Lynn May 1, 2013

We love these new/old Dansk Kobenstyle enameled pots and pans.  We love how easy they are to clean and we love how light they are to handle.  Most of all, we love how they look!   Depending on how old you are, you may remember them at your Mom’s or at a friend’s table in the […]

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Staub Cast Iron Skillets and George’s Perfectly Easy Pancake Recipe

by george March 13, 2013

Here at MetroKitchen we started carrying a bunch of Staub enameled cast iron skillets and frying pans recently.  Made in France, these high-quality Staub frying pans are made from enameled cast iron and have a lifetime warranty. Since I’ve been using one at home on the weekends with great success, I decided to share my […]

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Nifty Appliance Gifts for the Thrifty

by Bobby December 13, 2012

As the holidays approach if you are like me, you begin to rack your brains on creative gifts for loved ones. Metrokitchen offers some excellent gifts that will put a smile on your loved ones face without putting a dent in your bank account. The following items are only a few of the goodies found […]

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Save up to $82 on Wusthof Gourmet Carving Set & up to $55 on Wusthof Serrated Utility Knives this December!

by george December 2, 2012

Each month here at MetroKitchen.com, we feature a few Wusthof knives from their Grand Prix II, Classic, and Ikon series at special low prices. We call these our “Sharp Picks.” This month, since we’re now in the holiday season, we’ve got the Wusthof Classic and Ikon serrated utility knives on sale as well as a […]

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What foods are on your plate this Thanksgiving?

by george November 21, 2012

Here in the office at MetroKitchen there are a handful of people from different cultural backgrounds and we all have different ideas about what’s on the ideal Thanksgiving menu. From the ingredients in Turkey stuffing to a preference of canned or home-made cranberry sauce, we have covered nearly all of the Thanksgiving topics among one […]

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An American Treat: Mom’s Applesauce Loaf Cake

by Lynn November 16, 2012

When you’re in the mood for a dessert that’s as all American as apple pie, but is not apple pie, try my Mom’s Applesauce Loaf Cake recipe.   It’s always a favorite of my family and hopefully yours will enjoy it too.   For a full all-American experience, the American-made bakeware is a great way to bake […]

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