How to fancy up cheap and easy meals?
…getting you ready for a little extra fancy
Sometimes just chicken and rice is not enough and it gets boring. If you want to explore a little more, here are a couple of tricks that can elevate those easy recipes with an added tingle.
- general things to know
- how to be really cheap
- cheap places to eat
The pasta recipe which is perfect for any occasion, great for anyone and simple for any inexperienced cook.
Frankfurt is NOT cheap in any way. It is considered to be one of the typical consultant’s city, where people take the train every day to work here, but not live here. Sometimes though, it can be.
Recently I have moved in Frankfurt, for a new project and as a foodie It is always awesome because you get to explore and enjoy the city from a different perspective.
What to try
Herbs are important
You start with simple dried or hearty herbs
Spices are majestic
I do not have to tell you that spices are the key to everything. In cooking, if you want to spice up a meal, you add spices (pun intended). Say that chicken tastes bland. Salt is not going to help you with fancying it. When it comes to searing meat, properly marinating with great spices makes it so interesting.
The safest bet that you can have is paprika. Makes the chicken taste delicious, adds depth to almost every sauce.
I know that when it comes to using spices, everyone gets a little jittery. The key to
Alcohol is not always for drinking
Now, if you are cooking with open fire, beware, the alcohol will evaporate slowly or catch fire. Take care not to get burned!