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Kym’s “Kooking Klass”

Kym is back with some “kooking” tips, including how to peel a hard boiled egg using the secret ingredient: baking soda.
Kym’s “Kooking Klass”


Directions for peeling an orange:


  1. First cut both ends of the orange

  2. Cut straight into the skin of the orange and pull it apart

Directions for how to peel potatoes without a peeler:


*This works with all types of potatoes but today I’m using red small baby potatoes. This will save you a lot of time when you plan on doing mashed potatoes or potato salad.


  1. Boil water and score the potato (small cut)

  2. Leave the potato in the boiling water for 15 minutes, make sure they are cooked through and tender

  3. Place in ice water bath to shock the potato for one minute

  4. Take out and peel

Directions for peeling a hard boiled egg:


  1. Boil water for about 12 minutes and boil egg

  2. Place eggs in cold water and add 1tsp of baking soda, it raises the PH.

  3. Tap both ends of the egg and take a bit of the shell off

  4. Then hold the egg in your hand and blow

  5. Egg comes right out!


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