Tim Hagedorn, our Recipe Content Manager, shares five simple ways to make your meals better. Even when all you have are the basics—a protein, a starch, and a vegetable—you can make a flavorful meal every night of the week.
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Tim's Grand Unified Theory of Cooking
These simple techniques put you in the sweet spot for easy, weeknight meals that taste so good.
Tim’s 5 Tips For Amazing Meals
- Preheat your pan for roasted veggies.
- Salt early and often.
- Searing adds flavor. Leave the meat alone and let the pan do the work.
- Use fresh herbs.
- Add an acid like citrus or vinegar to brighten up the flavors in your meal.