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8 Common Cooking Myths (Slideshow)

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2. Myth: Milk (or no milk?) in Scrambled Eggs and Omelets.

Reality: Here’s the science, straight from the cooks and food science experts at America’s Test Kitchen: always add milk (or cream) to scrambled eggs, because the fat in the dairy will slow down the cooking process, and the additional water will help keep them tender. For omelets, on the other hand, you should skip the milk. Why? Well, omelets are supposed to have a more compact structure, so adding milk will make them hard and rubbery.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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12:37AM PDT on May 11, 2015

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3:16AM PST on Feb 28, 2014

Thanks for the info.

7:47AM PDT on Aug 13, 2013

Thanks useful information.

8:16AM PDT on Jul 26, 2013

thanks

4:37AM PDT on Jul 23, 2013

Oh come on! This could have been presented on at most two pages! Why must these things force us to read one item then open a new page? I refuse!

9:40PM PDT on Jun 23, 2013

Good tips, but wish there were listed on one or two pages.

9:21PM PDT on Jun 23, 2013

good tips and reminders

6:27PM PDT on Jun 22, 2013

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10:33AM PDT on Jun 22, 2013

page 3: "vice versa" :)

3:56AM PDT on Jun 22, 2013

thanks for sharing

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