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How to open and empty an avocado
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How to open and empty an avocado

Let's go for a practical entry. I am going to tell you how to open and empty an avocado. I know that it is the easiest thing in the world and that it is sure that for many it is a topic overcome, but surely there are people who read us who have never tried it ... So this post goes for them and so you take advantage of the recipe of the Nachos with guacamole and you prepare it at home with complete peace of mind :) But first we are going to see some general culturilla.

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Garlic: how to peel them with Thermomix

Packaging of * JUVASA.COM New trick. Can you peel garlic with the Thermomix ?, Yes, you can, but do not expect everyone to be perfect. This trick is good when you have to peel large quantities, but despite using the left turn, some garlic can be cut and others can be completely unpeeled.
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How to differentiate a hard boiled egg from a raw one?

[Youtube 36XdbI9x7cI 580 400] Today instead of photos I decided to make the first video. You do not know how well I have had, as it is the first it has cost me a little more, about 4 hours of work, almost everything in front of the computer screen, and I hope you like it and be the first of many. Thinking -as I always do- in practical things, it seemed to me that this trick would be phenomenal now that we start the hot season and that we make more salads, and in general, we cook more eggs.
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How to peel onions easily

Today's entry is dedicated to someone special who has just opened his personal blog. A person whom I have been fortunate to meet since a group of gastronomic bloggers meet every month. She is a sweet, leisurely woman, from whom she can listen, kind, affectionate ... Marta Miranda is now "Delicious Miranda" in a blog where she will write her relationship with the kitchen, she will show us what she has learned, she will tell us her anecdotes of that So wonderful way he has to do it ... One of his first post was this: "How to peel an onion", and you will say that it is something very simple and that everything in a lot knows how to do it, but the truth is that both me and many friends of the group We did it differently: D, but the most important thing was the story he told and that I invite you to read, "as she learned."
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The Thermomix does not knead !!!

Did you know that thermomix does not knead if it is hot? It is for safety, so do not panic, your machine works perfectly, less bad! but while the glass is very hot to avoid burns, it will not be operative. Wait a little while or cool the glass and knead quietly. Yes, I know I've taken a weight off you, hahahaha.
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How to get the dough out of the glass easily

Sometimes the easiest seems difficult until you see it for the first time. In this case I will explain how to easily remove the dough from the Thermomix vessel, something that if you do not do it already, it will hook you up to how simple and practical it is. Once your dough is made and is at its point, that is, neither made loose balls, nor sticky, you can take the dough out of the glass to make the lifts you need.
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Chopped on my Thermomix: that's how they are made

One of the functions that always impresses us of the thermomix is ​​that of the slices. Surely when your host went home for the first time she told you that the crying with onions would end because the TMX would chop them for you: D Although this is not entirely true, that is, if the onion is very acidic, you see to suffer the same when removed from the glass, if it is true that the slices in the Thermomix are made in seconds and that the result for stir-fry is more than acceptable.
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How to clean the Thermomix glass

You don't need to scrub the thermomix glass every time you use it. She can wash herself. If it is very dirty: Put in the glass of the Thermomix water and a drop of detergent and program 5 minutes, 37º, speed 3. Program after the first step, 20 seconds at speed 9 or 10. Put a nana scourer caught in the blades and program 30 seconds at speed 1.
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When and how to use the turbo button

The Thermomix has the manual speed, the roulette that goes from the spoon speed to 10, but you have the option of going to 10 without turning the roulette wheel. That is the TURBO speed and it will only work if you have your glass in the closed position, as it appears in the photograph. When we use the TURBO or Speed ​​10, the maximum of our Thermomix?
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How to chop ice, crushing on Thermomix

The Thermomix TRITURA in cold and hot: The crushed ones are always made in progressive speed 5-10, dividing the time between both speed bands, so that the food is chopped and in this way the crushing is easier. Crush in cold: Crush ice: 10 seconds at speed 5 (glass halfway).
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Place the baking paper so that it does not move

I don't know about you, but this series that we are doing in the blog “How is it done…” is really pleasing to me. Yes, it is true that they are very simple things, but sometimes we assume that we know certain tricks that sometimes we do not know and therefore I think it is a shame that we do not give importance to these great "little things".
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How to shear a grenade easily

After a couple of emails asking if there is any trick to shed a grenade, I think it is best to take action for those who do not know this quick trick. Let it be known that I had put a trick on a different tad already when we prepared the Duck Magret with pomegranate ... The other day I saw Javi with the red hands of shelling the grenade, all happy showing me his hands while helping me in the kitchen to make the Ball of cheese with pomegranate to spread, and I said: but what do you do with the pomegranate?
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What is a Crock-Pot ® and what is it for?

I told you yesterday that it was premiere ... a cake, yes, what else could it be ?, but this time the cake is a little different, it is a slow cooker. A slow cooker is a slow cooker, the best known pots are those of the Crock-Pot® signature, so that we understand each other, a Crock is the opposite of an express pot and can be thrown making a meat 7 hours quietly, With some results, exceptional.
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How to open and empty an avocado

Let's go for a practical entry. I am going to tell you how to open and empty an avocado. I know that it is the easiest thing in the world and that it is sure that for many it is a topic overcome, but surely there are people who read us who have never tried it ... So this post goes for them and so you take advantage of the recipe of the Nachos with guacamole and you prepare it at home with complete peace of mind :) But first we are going to see some general culturilla.
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Parsley always fresh, all the tricks

Today we will learn to preserve parsley for longer. Does it happen to you that what was once a product that was given to you in stores is now charged? In some places you still get free, at least in the greengrocer of my neighborhood, but the same is not true if I go to a large mall or a large area.
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How to unclog pipes, home remedies

Did you sink the sink? That happens to all of us. Do not worry. Although we are careful not to throw any food in the landfill, in the end there comes a day when the drain does not work with the joy it should. Did you know that if you pour oil through the “pile”, in addition to contaminating, all the food remains will stick to your pipe?
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Can I use the Thermomix in the United States?

Today we are going to answer a technical question that you have asked me many times through email, especially when for family or work reasons you have had to pack your bags and travel to the United States. Can I use the European Thermomix in the USA? The answer is yes although you will have to buy a current transformer to adapt the input of the robot to 110V and 60Hz, which is the voltage used there.
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How to scald tomatoes in the Varoma

Put a tomato up to date in your life! This would be the slogan that we should use with the tomato because it is very healthy. Tomatoes contain lycopene (pigment that gives color to tomatoes), a great antioxidant that helps in the prevention of prostate, lung, digestive tumors ... that reduces cell aging, the risk of myocardial infarctions.
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How to fold plastic bags

Throwing plastic bags is a crime against the ecosystem, I think we all know it, but we don't really require them to give us the fruit in a recycled paper bag, and most of the time, we throw the bags in the trash because at home we have galore and take up too much. What I propose today is to fold the bags to reuse.
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Tricks to get some perfect biscuits

Getting perfect biscuits will depend on several factors, but above all on an important one: Your relationship with your oven and the materials you use. Each oven is a world, especially now that they also have millions of different functions that we use little or do not know what they are for, but do not worry, we will not put functions that nobody has, we will go to the simple, heat up and down from a lifetime, at least today: D I remember that in 2008, my first year with the blog, I had these same doubts and I didn't know very well what the cause was, so I hope this compilation will help you improve your results.
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How to dehydrate or dry mushrooms at home

Yesterday you wrote to me many, asking what it was like to buy "dried mushrooms." More and more products with this type of conservation are seen in the super, and if you remember, already a few years ago, we made a challenge with Trevijano that sells the rice already with dehydrated mushrooms and other vegetables ready to cook.
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