Chow Bella

What Are Three Cooking Skills Everyone Should Know?

Even if you consider yourself a good cook, turn on nearly any TV food show these days and chances are someone will be showing you something new, turning you on to a different cooking technique, or flatly declaring you "don't belong in the kitchen" unless you know how to perform a certain skill.

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With all the chatter out there, I asked Valley chefs and restaurateurs to cut to the chase: Three cooking skills everyone should know. Period.

Here's what they said:

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Laura Hahnefeld
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