25 Common Cooking Mistakes Pro Chefs Share

25 Common Cooking Mistakes Pro Chefs Share

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Cooking is an art for some. Others prefer to call it ‘science’. After the whole fiasco involving rice and frying them, Asian style got Uncle Roger screaming over the ruined rice, people want to avoid making similar mistakes. What are things to watch out when you cook? What kind of mistakes you may have been making that’s stopping you from making better food?

Experienced chefs of Reddit are here to help, so you do not end up in the cooking fails section.

Plan and no more panic!

Bran_Solo

No need to use that skillet.

I_smell_awesome

How to salt.

whatisthisidontevenf

Remember to taste!

Bran_Solo

To reduce the workload later.

Bran_Solo

Thermometer.

Bran_Solo

To cook evenly.

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A real tip.

TriangledCircle

Speed will come if your technique is right.

I_smell_awesome

It is actually a great hack to reheat things.

I_smell_awesome

You cannot take out seasoning, only add them.

I_smell_awesome

Just follow the recipe first.

freakykukki

You are more prone to hurting yourself with a dull knife.

notmy2ndacct

Never look down on safety and never stop yourself from eating anything.

chongkey

The recipe is a guide, you determine what you want to eat.

PatrickRsGhost

Always remember to get salt right!

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Canned things? Never.

TakingItOffHereBoss

Acid is great to enhance taste without overpowering other ingredients.

pinhead28

Never, EVER, press burgers.

RebelWarmaster

For the most part.

-eDgAR-

If you can afford them fresh, never put them in the fridge.

GaryARefuge

Stirring technique!

PatrickRsGhost