Wherever you travel, you should make sure that you get great food from good sources. It means that you’ll need to find a restaurant that offers freshly made food or you should go to a self-
catering accommodation where you can prepare your meals.
The truth is that homemade meals are better, as you know exactly what is used for creating them. You are the one who is buying the ingredients, and all you have to do is mix them in the right order, so that you can eat healthier and better, compared to the fast food that is available at some food stalls.
Here are some tips from great restaurant chefs about how to cook simple and efficiently, without eating fast food or processed food all the time.
Buy Fresh Ingredients
The fresh ingredients represent the most important aspect that should be respected before you start to cook something. No matter what you want to do, make sure that the ingredients you use are fresh, no older than a day or two. It means that you have to go to the market that day, or you should have bought them the day before. Some products have a short term of expiration, so look carefully when you buy them.
Choose Bio Products
It is a trend today, but it has a solid base. Bioproducts are those products obtained without pesticides or other harmful substances. For example, you can say about an egg that is ‘bio’ if the chicken was fed with grains that were not treated with pesticides, and if the same chicken comes from a certified bio farm. The same principle applies to every other product that you buy from the market, meaning those ingredients or products that can be cooked or used for cooking.
Check the Expiration Date
This is a necessary procedure that you have to pay attention to. Every time you buy something like milk, eggs, ham, cheese or other products that are sensitive, make sure you check the expiration date. If you believe that there was another label added on the original expiration date, don’t buy that product. Choose something else or don’t buy at all. If a product is expired, it can affect your health and it can also lead to food poisoning, which is not very pleasant.
Choose Recipes Based on Your Skills
If you know you are no chef, don’t choose a food recipe that is very complicated. You may know to read the cooking book, but some things can overwhelm you. If you are at the beginning of your “career” in the kitchen, choose something easy, which doesn’t require too much time. Each recipe is different, and you may succeed or not in doing it from the first time. It’s best to go slowly at first, especially if you are not experienced in cooking. Once you’ve got the hang of it, and you have tried several easier recipes, you can go to something more complicated.
If you can’t deal with cooking the food alone, try one of the local restaurants that have internationally trained chefs. They know how important these rules are, and one of the places where you’ll surely find one is a casino. You’ll be able to taste great food, socialize with other people, listen to live music and even play some casino games.