Here are the best bay leaf substitutes to pull from your spice rack when you’re all out. Also learn how to substitute for dried, fresh, and ground bay leaves.
What is the best coconut aminos substitute? Here are five different options (and their benefits) when you don’t have this savory, umami Asian condiment on hand.
You love fresh mint but it goes bad so fast. Learn how to store fresh mint and other herbs using these methods so they can last you several weeks, and in some cases, months!
What are the best sage substitute options? Learn which herbs can create similar flavors to sage in your recipes and how to properly substitute.
As a unique and robust spice with over 12 varieties, learn all there is to know about paprika and which paprika substitute will work best for your recipes.
What to use when you don’t have fresh tarragon on hand? Here are the best tarragon substitute options you may already have in your herb or spice drawer.
Does brown sugar go bad? No, as long as it is kept in an airtight container in a cool, dry place. The texture and taste will change slightly after two years, but it’s not a sign of spoilage.
Does Kahlua go bad? Yes, it has a high alcohol content, but it has other ingredients that make it spoil. Use or consume your Kahlua before it starts losing its flavor and potency.
Apples can last for one week at room temperature and one month to a year in cold storage. Apples are little pieces of heaven, so here’s how to keep your apples longer!
Does tea expire? There’s no harm in brewing a cup of tea even beyond its best-by date, as long as it’s free of moisture and other contaminants, but the flavor and efficacy diminish over time.