Rather Be Cooking

Food & Cooking Podcasts

Rather Be Cooking focuses on simple and delicious family recipes, beauty, lifestyle, parenting, and everyday wellness for every woman. Visit us: https://www.ratherbecooking.com/

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United States

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Rather Be Cooking focuses on simple and delicious family recipes, beauty, lifestyle, parenting, and everyday wellness for every woman. Visit us: https://www.ratherbecooking.com/

Language:

English


Episodes

Alfredo Sauce

6/26/2022
Alfredo is a popular Italian sauce made with butter, garlic, and Parmesan cheese. It is often used as a pasta sauce, but can also be used on chicken, fish, or vegetables. A classic alfredo sauce is made by combining butter and garlic in a pan, then adding heavy cream and grated Parmesan cheese. The sauce is cooked until it is thick and creamy. Classic Vs. Creamy There are two types of alfredo sauce: classic and creamy. Classic alfredo sauce is made with butter, garlic, heavy cream, and...

Duration:00:05:47

Chicken Noodle Soup

6/26/2022
This ultimate chicken noodle soup recipe is the perfect comfort food for a chilly day. It's packed with chicken, veggies, and egg noodles in a hearty broth. And it's so easy to make! If you have fussy eaters in your family, this is a great recipe to get them to eat their veggies. Just add some extra chicken and noodles to the pot. Be Selective With Your Noodles When it comes to chicken noodle soup, egg noodles are the way to go. They're sturdier than regular pasta so they won't turn to...

Duration:00:06:13

Potato Salad

6/26/2022
Potato salad is a great side dish for a summer BBQ or picnic. This potato salad recipe is easy to make and can be tailored to your liking. Potato salad is good for health as they are packed with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. The Secret To Making The Best Potato Salad Ever! To make the best potato salad, you need to start with the right potatoes. For this recipe, you'll need to use waxy potatoes that will hold their shape and not turn mushy when cooked. Yukon gold or red potatoes...

Duration:00:06:14

Salmon Recipe

6/26/2022
Amongst the healthiest options, salmon is rich in protein and omega-3 fatty acids. It's also a good source of B vitamins like niacin, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12. And because it's lower in mercury than some other seafood options, it's a safe choice for pregnant women and young children. Salmon is delicious and cooked in a variety of ways. This Salmon recipe is one of our favorites. Types Of Salmon To Use In This Recipe You can use any type of salmon in this recipe, but we prefer to use...

Duration:00:05:47

Yorkshire Pudding

6/26/2022
Have you ever wanted to make your own Yorkshire pudding? This recipe is easy and only requires a few ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen. This pudding calls for eggs, milk, flour, and beef drippings (or you can use vegetable oil). What Is Yorkshire Pudding? The Yorkshire pudding is a savory pudding that is typically served as a side dish. It is made with eggs, milk, and flour and is cooked in beef drippings (or you can use vegetable oil). The pudding will puff up...

Duration:00:05:14

The Ultimate Mojito

6/26/2022
With a variety of mints to choose from, including apple, banana, chocolate, spearmint, and peppermint, you can make a mojito to suit your taste. Mojito is a soul healing drink, best enjoyed on a hot day by the pool with friends. What Is Mojito Made Of? The classic mojito recipe contains just five ingredients: mint, lime, sugar, rum, and sparkling water. How to Make a Mojito? There are many variations of the classic mojito recipe, so feel free to experiment with different flavors of rum,...

Duration:00:02:51

Classic Crepe

6/26/2022
This classic recipe is sure to surprise and delight your guests! This versatile recipe is great for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Our crepes are light, fluffy, and perfect for sweet or savory toppings. The ideal crepe should be thin and lacy, with a delicate flavor. This classic recipe is sure to become a family favorite! The Origin Of The Crepe Crepes originate from France and date back to the Middle Ages. The word "crepe" comes from the Latin word for "curved", which is a reference to the...

Duration:00:06:04

Pumpkin Pie

6/26/2022
This scrumptious pumpkin pie recipe is perfect for the holidays! Made with just a few simple ingredients, it's sure to become a family favorite. The flavorful pie is made with canned pumpkin, sugar, spices, and evaporated milk. The crust is made from a mix of flour, sugar, salt, and butter. Getting Started The Pie Crust Start with the pie crust. You can make yours or use a store-bought crust. If you're making your own, mix the flour, sugar, and salt in a large bowl. Then, use a pastry...

Duration:00:07:23

Hummus Recipe

6/26/2022
Hummus is a delicious and healthy dip or spread made from ground chickpeas, tahini, olive oil, garlic, and lemon juice. It's perfect for dipping veggies or spreading on sandwiches and wraps. What Does Hummus Taste Like? Hummus has a nutty, creamy taste with a slightly tangy flavor. The lemon juice and garlic add brightness, while the tahini and olive oil gives it a rich, silky texture. It is a great option for those who are looking for a healthier alternative to dips and spreads made with...

Duration:00:07:03

Carbonara Recipe

6/26/2022
Simply, this is a surprisingly indulgent recipe for carbonara that requires just four ingredients and 20 minutes to make. This luscious recipe is a mouthwatering classic that's hard to resist. Combined with some hearty bread, it makes for the perfect meal. Making Carbonara Successful Every Time For a truly delicious carbonara, you need to start with good quality ingredients. This means using fresh eggs, pancetta, and Parmesan cheese. It also helps to use pasta that has a good texture and...

Duration:00:06:49

Beef Stew Recipe

6/26/2022
For beef lovers, this recipe can get you drooling. It is simple to follow and the result is a delicious, hearty stew that will stick to your ribs. Be sure to use a good quality beef for this recipe, as it makes all the difference. Beef Chunks Vs. Beef Stew Meat As you may have noticed, many recipes will call for either beef chunks or beef stew meat. So, what is the difference? Beef chunks are usually a bit larger than stew meat and are cut from different parts of the cow. They are also less...

Duration:00:07:41

Meatball Recipe

6/26/2022
Have you ever tried making meatballs from scratch? Meatballs are juicy, flavorful, and relatively easy to make. The key to making good meatballs is to use fresh, quality ingredients. This recipe uses a combination of ground beef and pork, as well as bread crumbs, onion, garlic, and herbs for flavor. The result is a delicious, moist meatball that's perfect for serving with pasta or on a sandwich. This recipe is for the best damn meatballs you will ever eat! Baked Meatballs Vs. Fried...

Duration:00:07:02

Carrot Cake

6/26/2022
This moist carrot cake is fun to make and even more delicious to eat! A great tea time treat or after-dinner dessert, our carrot cake recipe is sure to please. Popular as a highly delicious, yet healthy snack, carrot cake is a great way to get your kids to eat their veggies! Starting With The Carrots When selecting your carrots for the cake, choose fresh and firm carrots. If they are limp or rubbery, they will not produce as much flavor. Also, shred your carrots using the larger holes on a...

Duration:00:08:11

Mac and Cheese

6/26/2022
This ultimate favorite mac and cheese recipe is such a hit, that it might just become your new go-to! The key to this dish is in the cheese quality – be sure to use a good sharp cheddar for best results. Check out our tips below for ensuring your dish turns out fantastically cheesy every time. Choosing The Ideal Pasta For Mac And Cheese Recipe When it comes to macaroni and cheese, elbow noodles are the way to go. Their ridged shape allows them to hold onto sauce nicely, and they’re the...

Duration:00:05:18

Cheesecake Recipe

6/15/2022
This is an addictingly delicious cheesecake recipe that is sure to become a new family favorite! Cheesecake has been popular for over a century, and it's no wonder why! This classic dessert is perfect for any occasion. The Classic Cheesecake Vs. New York Cheesecake There are two main types of cheesecake: classic and New York. Classic cheesecake is made with a graham cracker crust and a creamy filling, while New York cheesecake has a denser filling and is often served with a fruit...

Duration:00:06:23

Fried Rice Recipe

6/15/2022
Fried rice is an absolute favorite rice dish among many people. It's easy to see why – it's simple to make, can be made with a variety of ingredients, and is just downright delicious. This fried rice recipe is my personal favorite way to make the dish. I like to use a mix of vegetables, including carrots, peas, and corn. I also add in some green onions for a bit of flavor. Feel free to add in whatever vegetables you like – broccoli, mushrooms, and peppers to customize the way you like. The...

Duration:00:07:48

Sugar Cookies

6/15/2022
Kids' favorite sugar cookies are one of the easiest cookies to make. This sugar cookie recipe can be made with or without frosting. There's no better treat for your sweet tooth than a sugar cookie! Starting Off Sifting The Flour The first step to any good sugar cookie recipe is sifting the flour. This helps to aerate the flour and make sure there are no lumps. Sifting also helps to make the cookies lighter and fluffier. To sift the flour, you will need a fine-mesh strainer or sifter. Place...

Duration:00:06:14

Gumbo Recipe

6/15/2022
The authentic gumbo recipe is a delicious dish that is perfect for any occasion. It is a soup or stew that is usually made with chicken, sausage, and shrimp. It is also typically served over rice. There are many different gumbo recipes out there, but the authentic gumbo recipe is the best. If you are looking for an amazing gumbo recipe, then look no further. This authentic gumbo recipe is sure to please everyone at your next party or gathering. Choosing The Right Roux One of the key...

Duration:00:07:49

Brownies Recipe

6/15/2022
Everyone's favorite chocolate dessert - now in brownie form! Super fudgy and delicious, these brownies will be a hit with everyone. The perfect brownies are chewy, chocolatey, and have a crackly top. This brownie recipe has all of that, and more! Chocolate or Cocoa Powder? For this recipe, you'll need either cocoa powder or chocolate. I prefer to use chocolate because it gives the brownies a richer flavor. If you use cocoa powder, be sure to use dutch-processed cocoa for the best...

Duration:00:06:27

Guacamole Recipe

6/15/2022
Guacamole is a popular Mexican dish that can be made in many different ways. This particular recipe is a simple one that only requires a few ingredients. It is an amazing dish for those who love avocado. Even a beginner cook can make this dish. The Origin Of Guacamole Guacamole is a dish that originated in Mexico. The word “guacamole” comes from the Aztec word “ahuacamolli” which means “avocado sauce”. It is believed that this dish was first created by the Aztecs. The guacamole was...

Duration:00:06:23