I tried the famous foodie's hack for making gooey, delicious grilled-cheese sandwiches. The great trick involves a super-common fridge condiment.
The cheap, easy hack that keeps food cold while sitting out is so simple, some TikTokers are asking themselves, "how did I not think of this before?"
The classic breakfast is usually made in the toaster, but cooking frozen waffles on the stove is a simple hack that makes them even better.
I tried the TikTok trick to make the perfect baked potato in a microwave. The russet potato tasted great but was a bit dry. Even topped with salted butter, the sweet potato wasn’t very tasty. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Although I haven’t gotten on board the TikTok train […]
David Dobrik shared a TikTok video of himself trying a viral McDonald’s cup hack on January 25. He stacked a McFlurry on top of a soda cup and tilted both sideways without spilling anything. I tried the same trick and ended up with sticky Oreo crumbs everywhere. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Insider spoke with professional chefs about how they make frozen pizza taste homemade. Thaw your frozen pizza to customise it, and skip the baking sheet for a perfectly crispy crust. Added ingredients like quality Parmesan, lemon juice, and fresh veggies can upgrade the flavour. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
The holiday season is filled with great food, and in turn, lots of leftovers. Instead of throwing your leftovers away, you can turn them into a soup or casserole. Don’t reheat food in the microwave, it will come out better in the oven or on the cooktop. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Canned cranberry sauce is delicious on its own, but there are ways you can dress it up for any meal. Adding fruits like oranges or berries brings different flavours and acidity to the sauce. Folding in crushed nuts at the end adds texture variety. Get creative, but make sure you’re […]
Insider asked chefs and food-storage experts to explain the proper ways to store your favourite household snacks. They advised tightly sealing your packages for snacks like pretzels and beef jerky. Avoid keeping foods like nuts, chocolate, and granola bars near sources of light and heat. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
Insider asked chefs to share their thoughts on the best and worst avocado dishes and cooking hacks. You can soften your avocados by baking or frying them. Avocados can elevate a chocolate mousse or milkshake. Although the fruit is a great base for mousse, avocado ice cream can be bland […]
Insider asked two chefs and a recipe developer to share a few clever ways to use a pack of instant ramen. Crush up the uncooked ramen noodles along with some herbs to make “breadcrumbs,” or fry them with cinnamon and sugar for an easy dessert topping. The noodles can also […]
Professional chefs told Insider some of their tips for making store-bought burger buns taste even better. Steaming or air-frying buns can improve their texture. Adding herbed butter or mayonnaise can add flavour and moisture to stale buns. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. With the right treatment, even store-bought buns […]
A TikTok creator demonstrated a technique to store a cut avocado that prevents it from turning brown or rotten. TikTok user @KMag1 has 80,000 views and counting on her video showing the hack, which involves placing the avocado half – pit-side down – in a container filled with water. After […]
Insider talked to chefs about the best ways to upgrade instant ramen noodles. Cooking the noodles in stock or canned soup can add flavour. You can also add things like eggs, bacon, or cheese for flavour and texture. Soy sauce, herbs, and seaweed are also easy additions that can boost […]
TikTok user Tabitha Brown (@iamtabithabrown) recently shared her recipe for turning carrot slices into bacon using a few ingredients. Using carrots, a vegetable peeler, maple syrup, onion powder, and a few other ingredients, I was able to easily make the “bacon.” Even though I don’t think these carrots tasted exactly […]
A video of someone pulling perfect chunks of pineapple out of the rind without using a knife recently went viral. It makes sense that the method would work;pineapples are technically individual “fruitlets” joined together over time, as the Huffington Post reported. Still, the video seemed too good to be true, […]
Food innovation company StixFresh has created stickers that claim to keep fruit fresh for up to 14 days longer. According to a video from StixFresh, the 100% natural product is made of specially sourced beeswax and other natural ingredients to increase a fruit’s shelf life, retaining its moisture and firmness. […]