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Koji/shio koji for meat = magic!

by carophil11 1 month ago

I've recently become obsessed with working on fermentation projects (kimchi, lacto-fermented everything, yogurt, miso...


kjbnyc commented 1 month ago

Shrimp purchased defrosted vs frozen saute different, need thawing tips for firmness?

by TheKnottyHooker 1 month ago

Hi. I buy shrimp at a few local grocery stores to *saute once in a while. The ones I buy defrosted seem to cook up wi...


zackly commented 1 month ago

How about burgers from a wet-brined chuck roast...?

by airspacegeek 5 months ago

I've recently discovered the wonders (there's understatement of the year) of brining. I've done the Thanksgiving turk...


Dogboa commented 3 months ago

Deep-Fried turkey.. brine or not?

by adroit_minx 9 years ago

We're considering deep-frying a turkey this Thanksgiving. I always brine a bird headed for the oven, but was wonderi...


Cookinglove commented 5 months ago

Brining lamb?

by judybird 8 years ago

We're going to cook a boneless leg of lamb on the barbecue for a dinner party on Sunday, and are undecided whether to...


Ericothecooko commented 5 months ago

Oops, In Dry Brine I used Baking Soda instead of Baking Powder

by JuniorBalloon 5 months ago

I have a 9 pound turkey that's been dry brining in the fridge overnight. Missread the recipe and used Baking Soda ins...

JuniorBalloon commented 5 months ago

Do I really need to brine the turkey?

by sandiasingh 3 years ago

We are going to smoke a turkey this year and I found this recipe on the CH site. Do I really need to brine it? I'm ...


EZstreetcars commented 5 months ago

Brine Bag Disaster!

by dsbreuer 5 months ago

I spent the latter half of the day quick thawing my turkey in a cooler of ice water and moved to a brine this evening...

TastyReuben commented 5 months ago

When to Brine a Spatchcocked Roasting Chicken

by Pinnacos 5 months ago

I'm going to be roasting a spatchcocked chicken for Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow and would like to brine the bird for...

alex9179 commented 5 months ago

Brining an already salt injected frozen turkey?

by beckster914 7 years ago

I was planning on using Alton Brown's turkey recipe this year which includes brining and then roasting. I moved my tu...


bstnh1 commented 5 months ago

Dry Brined Shell-On Shrimp, Old Bay?

by zackly 5 months ago

The next six weeks are shrimp cocktail season. Now, I've cooked a lot of shrimp in my life having worked in that indu...


zackly commented 5 months ago

Brine vs. Marinade for grilled chicken

by jerry200 8 years ago

I'm somewhat new to cooking, but I've got a fancy new outdoor grill and I'm trying to educate myself. Last night I...


Obsession2013 commented 9 months ago

Brining Question

by rriley99 9 months ago

Howdy guys, I stumbled upon a recipe where you brine a 3# pork loin in 2.5gal of brine for about 5 days in the frid...


rriley99 commented 9 months ago

Brining Corn Fed Chicken Breasts (Skin on / Bone In)

by chrism007 11 months ago

Hi Guys, I've got the family coming over for lunch on the weekend and have ordered some Holmbrae Corn Fed Chicken ...

hotoynoodle commented 11 months ago

Why brine poultry and pork but not beef?

by just_M 6 years ago

Does anyone brine beef? If so, how and with what results? If not, why not? There may be recipes out there, but I have...

bagelman01 commented 1 year ago

Best way to Pan-Roast Chicken?

by SmallSteps3000 1 year ago

Help! Brines and Marinades are RUINING the skin on my chicken! The skin is not as crisp and as dark as I'd like it...


damiano commented 1 year ago

Turkey storage overnight question

by cubanita7272 1 year ago

My turkey is a little frozen still. Thats why im thinking im going to keep the turkey in the bowl of saltwater covere...


momof5x commented 1 year ago


by stan319 1 year ago

This may be a dumb question, but to brine a 3 lb. turkey breast should I cut back on the mix of the brine or mix it a...

phofiend commented 1 year ago

Maple Syrup for Brined Turkey

by rainndancer 1 year ago

So, for the past 4 years, I have been making Bacon Wrapped Maple Brined Turkey for T Day. Comes out perfect every tim...

C. Hamster commented 1 year ago

Brineing a turkey overnight

by cubanita7272 1 year ago

Hi! This is my first time brineing a turkey for thanksgiving and i was wondering if i put the turkey in a big bowl wi...


cubanita7272 commented 1 year ago