Category Archives: Cooking & Grilling

Which is the best carving tray for cutting meat

Have you ever tried to carve your Sunday roast on an ordinary plate finding it difficult to do a proper job as the meat slips and slides?

What you need is a proper carving tray with spikes to hold the meat in place.

It makes it so much easier and you can buy them as a meat carving tray in metal or plastic or a wooden carving board with spikes both of which will make your life a lot easier.

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Best microwave oven plate cover

How many times have you cooked or warmed food in your microwave oven only to find the inside covered in food as your your food explodes and spits everywhere.

You then have to clean the oven which although not that hard to do it is a bit of an inconvenience.

There is a solution and that’s a plate cover. Ok this still gets splattered in food but it’s a lot easier to clean than the oven and they are cheap. Continue reading Best microwave oven plate cover

What are the best splatter guards for frying pans

If you love frying food in your frying pan but hate the fact it spits oil or fat all over the place then you may be interested in buying a splatter guard.

A splatter guard is placed over the frying pan to prevent unwanted splashes from the pan whilst frying at a high temperature.

Not only does it stop it spitting at you it also stops it covering your cooker/hob, walls and worktops with oil/fat making it easier to clean up after cooking. Continue reading What are the best splatter guards for frying pans

Which halogen oven should you buy

If your thinking of buying a halogen oven but not sure which one to buy carry on reading.

All halogen ovens work in the same way, a halogen element is mounted in the lid which heats up a glass bowl where you place your food.

There is a fan that circulates the hot air around the bowl cooking your food a lot quicker than a conventional oven and because it cooks 3-5 times faster you use less electricity saving money.

No need to pre-heat and you can cook, bake, roast and grill all in this compact kitchen appliance. Continue reading Which halogen oven should you buy

Which is the best George Foreman fat reducing grill

In 1995 ex-world heavyweight champ George Foreman launched the first health grill.

Today they are still going strong with a large range of different designs and sizes so your needs, small or large.

They enable you to cook your food twice as fast by grilling from both top and bottom at the same time plus the fat is channelled into the drip tray for healthier tastier food. Continue reading Which is the best George Foreman fat reducing grill

Which slow cooker is best to buy

Do you have a busy lifestyle and find you have very little time to prepare a meal when you get home from a hard day.

With a  slow cooker you can plan your meals ahead by cooking it through the day while your getting on with your life.

Prepare your healthy meal the night before and switch on in the morning. The slow cooker takes up to 10 hours to slowly cook your food so you can time it to be ready when you get home.

A variety of foods can be cooked in a slow cooker, including main dishes, stews, soups, side dishes, poultry, meats and even desserts.

They are cheap to run as a slow cooker will use just a fraction of the power needed to run a conventional oven. Continue reading Which slow cooker is best to buy