KITCHEN ESSENTIALS

chefs-knife-shopClick the link below to shop for some high quality chef’s knives to improve your minimalist kitchen. Japanese cutlery is known for sharpness due to its acute blade geometry, and the hardness of the steel used. A modern chef’s knife is a multi-purpose knife designed to perform well at many differing kitchen tasks, rather than excelling at any one in particular. It can be used for mincing, slicing, and chopping vegetables, slicing meat, and disjointing large cuts.

salt-shopSalt is the most essential ingredient in every dish. Salt is the universal seasoning that enhances the natural flavors that are already in your meal. Food shouldn’t be salty, it should taste the way it was intended to. Salt brings out the subtleties of ingredients. If you want your food to go from bland to blossomed, learn to use salt in your cooking.

black-pepper-shopBlack pepper is perhaps the best-loved and most widely used spice in the world, adding both heat and depth of flavor to nearly any dish. It comes from the berries of the pepper plant. Black pepper, being the most universal seasoning, makes it perfect for a minimalist kitchen. It adds flavor and heat without complicating dishes with many flavors. Explore pepper options in the below shop:

 

olive-oil-shop

Olive oil is the main cooking oil in countries surrounding the Mediterranean, and it forms one of the three staple food plants of Mediterranean cuisine. Olive oil is a flavorful and versatile cooking oil for many dishes.

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