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Ninja Vs Vitamix

Ninja and Vitamix are hands down two of the most well known brands in the field of blenders, with Vitamix being the high-end brand, and Ninja being the everyman’s more affordable alternative. But in a showdown between the two, who would win? Here we’re going to look at some of their key features, how well …

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De’Longhi vs Breville

Which Brand Offers the Roast with the Most? De’Longhi and Breville have been duking it out for the espresso machine throne for years now, with both brands bringing intelligent and useful features to the market. The thing is, both companies’ products seem, well…kind of similar, especially to those who are just getting into the sweet, …

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How To Store Limes

How To Store Lime

Storing fruit can sometimes be difficult. This is mainly because some fruit needs to be stored in the refrigerator, some on the counter in a fruit bowl, and some in a storage cupboard. Due to their thick peel, limes are pretty easy to store. But when peel, chopped up, or juiced they need to be …

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How To Cut A Pomegranate

How to Cut a Pomegranate

The pomegranate is a fruit with a multitude of nutritional benefits. Technically classified as berries, pomegranates are high in fiber, Vitamin C, Vitamin K, potassium, folate, and protein. Scientific studies have shown that pomegranate contains punicalagins and punicic acid, both of which have antioxidant properties. Punicalagin actually has thrice the antioxidant content of green tea. …

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How To Cut A Dragon Fruit

How To Cut A Dragon Fruit

When you see a crate of dragon fruit at the grocery store, you may experience a flurry of different emotions. From awe and fascination to overwhelmed and intimidated – these reactions are actually very common when it comes to addressing this strange and exotic fruit. For although dragon fruit can look both vibrant and beautiful, …

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How To Cut A Kiwi

How to cut a kiwi

Kiwi fruits are delicious and refreshing, whether eaten alone, blended into a smoothie, or even chopped up for a fruit salad. However, if you have never cut one before, you may well be wondering what on earth you do with it. I mean, the skin is fuzzy and does not exactly look appealing.  Fear not …

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How To Store Ginger

How To Store Ginger

Fresh ginger is one of the best ingredients to have on hand for a range of dishes. However, keeping it fresh will mean it can be used for longer. Ginger is often used to add a subtle yet tepid hint of spice to sweet and savory meals. While many of us will find the powdered …

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How To Soften Cream Cheese

How to Soften Cream Cheese

  Cream cheese is, generally, quite soft in texture. However, when it comes to baking, you might find that a recipe requires you to soften the cheese even further. When a recipe requires this, it is usually because the amount of cream cheese that you are required to add to the mixture is quite dense. …

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Best Citrus Juicer

Best Citrus Juicer

There are many uses for citrus juice in the kitchen. It can be poured over a piece of delicately cooked fish, used as the base for a salad dressing, and even incorporated into delicious desserts. It also stands on its own as a vitamin-packed drink that will help kickstart your morning.  However, getting the juice …

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How To Cut A Papaya

How to cut a papaya

A papaya is a fruit grown in tropical climates around the world. With their sweet taste, soft texture, bright colors and range of health benefits, this is a fruit that you will want to incorporate into your diet.  When papaya was originally grown in Central America, indigenous people would often eat papayas and use them …

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