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Chefs reveal 10 hacks for upgrading frozen pizza

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. […]
Chefs reveal 10 hacks for upgrading frozen pizza
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9 easy ways to upgrade your leftovers

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 […]
9 easy ways to upgrade your leftovers
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16 storage mistakes that could be ruining your favourite snacks

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 […]
16 storage mistakes that could be ruining your favourite snacks
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Chefs share the best and worst foods to make with avocados

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 […]
Chefs share the best and worst foods to make with avocados
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9 clever ways to use a pack of instant ramen

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 […]
9 clever ways to use a pack of instant ramen
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Chefs share 10 ways to make store-bought burger buns taste better

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 […]
Chefs share 10 ways to make store-bought burger buns taste better
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Chefs share 13 ways to make instant ramen even better

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 […]
Chefs share 13 ways to make instant ramen even better