Andi Nasruddin

Andi holds an MSc in Finance and has been writing professionally for 5 years. He is also a master baker who loves his life and adventures in and out of the kitchen. He committed to bringing his passion for using kitchen appliances and cooking to masses.

Posts by Andi Nasruddin:

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Pressure cookers are handy kitchen appliances that operate under high pressure, but what makes them special also presents unique challenges. One such challenge is when the pressure cooker stubbornly refuses to open.

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For a delightful cup of hot chocolate, microwave milk for 1-2 minutes on medium power (50-70%). The milk should reach a temperature of around 150°F (65°C), which is warm to touch but not boiling.

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As fun as it sounds, putting a toaster on its side is not a good idea due to safety hazards such as the risk of fire and potential damage to the appliance. Alternatives to sideways toasting include using a grill pan or a sandwich maker.

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The delay timer on a dishwasher is a handy feature that allows you to control when the washing cycle starts. While this feature is not brand new, there are tons of people out there who have no idea how to use it.

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You’ve probably seen people in movies or TV shows keeping food in an active oven even after it’s done baking. This is done to keep the food warm prior to warming. But how long can you leave your food in the oven before it’s too late?

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There are a few common causes of why your oven burns the bottom of your food, such as: Inconsistent temperature control, Misplaced oven racks, Work-out or damaged heating elements, Using the wrong bakeware

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Refrigerators preserve food and beverages at optimal temperatures. But as integral as they are to our daily lives, their continuous operation raises a question that may not be so straightforward: Should you unplug a refrigerator when it’s not in use?

No, you don’t need to unplug your fridge when it’s not in use, but there may be circumstances where it could be beneficial. It depends on a multitude of factors, including.

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Typically, a pressure cooker takes between 10 to 15 minutes to reach optimal pressure. This duration, however, can vary based on factors such as the quantity and type of food, amount of liquid, and starting temperature of ingredients.

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Tuna steak, with its rich flavor and dense texture, is a true culinary delight. Achieving a delectable taste and succulent finish requires a delicate balance of factors, with temperature playing a major role in its overall outcome.

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For the culinary aficionado, nothing beats the enticing aroma and succulent flavor of a perfectly smoked chicken. This delicacy is a testament to the power of patience and precision, but the unique taste as a result is more than worth the effort. The secret to achieving this balance lies in mastering the nuanced art of controlling the cooking time and temperature.

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Smoking a brisket to perfection is a culinary achievement that many people, probably including yourself, aspire to. It’s not just about cooking; it’s an art form that requires precision, patience, and passion. However, achieving perfectly smoked brisket is not without its challenges, especially regarding cooking time and temperature.

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Yes, you can fry food in an air fryer without using the basket. The heating elements will stay on regardless of whether the basket is in place or not. However, this isn’t recommended since the open chamber will allow heated air to escape.