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Cook ingredients that you are used to cooking by other techniques, such as fish, chicken, or hamburgers. In other words be comfortable with the ingredients you are using.
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Thursday, August 27, 2009

Kitchen Quick Tips - Hamburg Patties

kitchen quick tips
When shaping homemade hamburg patties make a shallow divot or even a hole in the middle. This will allow the burgers to cook faster without the outsides getting overcooked and prevent the pillowing. The hole disappears as the burger cooks.

1 food lovers commented:

Carolyn Jung said...

I've heard of the dimple trick. Have not tried it yet, though. Good to know it actually does work.