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Insider Tricks: Mindful Seasoning, Mindblowing Flavor

by in Expert Chef

Erin Dow

If you’ve watched a Food Network show or spent time with a chef, you’ve probably noticed that professionals treat the cooking process a little differently than a typical home cook. There’s a fundamental rule that chefs follow—the “season as you go” rule—that somehow gets lost in translation in cookbooks or in the hectic effort to try to get dinner on the table at the end of a long day. But this little extra step is the answer to the question that my friends invariably ask, which is: “How can I make my food taste like food from a restaurant?” Really, what they’re asking is, “Where’s the flavor?”

Insider Tricks: Mindful Seasoning, Mindblowing Flavor