Tips and tricks

Tips and tricks

Here are some of Elena's tips and tricks in the kitchen!

Whether it is a tip on cleaning or using kitchen tools or a trick when cooking, Elena has got you covered!

Do you love making pasta, pizza, sausages or are into canning? Having trouble with something or are just curious? Explore this page to find some helpful advice.

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  1. Cooking with Clay!

    Cooking with Clay!

    Cooking with clay is an excellent choice when cooking slow cooked meals such as soups, stews, beans, (…)

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  2. Cleaning your Coffe Pot - the RIGHT way!

    Cleaning your Coffe Pot - the RIGHT way!

    Cleaning your espresso coffee pot is SIMPLE, so simple in fact that we are conditioned to wash it (…)

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  3. Il Finocchio... buonissimo per la slaute!

    Il Finocchio... buonissimo per la slaute!

    Fennel, healthy and refreshing. You may use it in just about any kind of dish! In soups, salads or (…)

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  4. Cleaning your Pasta Machine

    Cleaning your Pasta Machine

    The best pasta machine on the market is the Imperia SP 150- Made in Italy! If you have bought this (…)

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  5. Quick Sharp Knife Test

    Quick Sharp Knife Test

    Does your knife seem a little dull lately? Here is a super quick test to see if your knife is due (…)

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  6. Cleaning and Maintaining your Tic-Tac

    Cleaning and Maintaining your Tic-Tac

    The Tic-Tac is a fantastic little machine to make your tomato sauce with! You may use it to make a (…)

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  7. Pickled Hot Peppers

    Pickled Hot Peppers

    Elena is proud to share with you her pickled hot peppers recipe ! Ingredients: Hot Chili Peppers (…)

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  8. Cleaning and Maintaining your Meat Grinder

    Cleaning and Maintaining your Meat Grinder

    Cleaning your meat grinder is very important and oiling it even more so! Follow these steps to (…)

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  9. Pizza Pan Maintenance

    Pizza Pan Maintenance

    Follow these steps to ensure your pizza pans stay in good shape for the longest time. We welcome (…)

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  10. Sterilization of Jars and Covers

    Sterilization of Jars and Covers

    Follow these steps to properly sterilize your jars and covers.  

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