From super trivial meals to awesome leftovers and cooking tricks: Here are 15 must know kitchen hacks for students
Peel bananas the right way
Peel your bananas ‘upside down’ and you’ll never do it the wrong way again.
How to properly juice limes
Cut up your limes (and to be honest, most other fruit) like this to make juicing easier.
Slice tomatoes like a boss
Place multiple tomatoes or cherry tomatoes between two plates and slice between them like some sort of kitchen ninja.
Separate egg yolks and whites
Amazing bacon lattice
Lattice your bacon to make for the ultimate BLT sandwiches.
Easy homemade cereal bars
Mix cereal with marshmallows, microwave for 20 seconds, form into bars and allow to cook. EAT.
Freeze leftover wine for easy cooking
Make up ‘wine cubes’ that you can easily stir into sauces when cooking.
Turn bland rice interesting
Adding a vegetable stock cube to cooking rice will make for a trivial and cheap meal that isn’t completely bland.
How to get into an avocado without stabbing yourself
Stop crying when cutting onions
There are lots of ways to stop yourself from blubbing like you’re watching The Notebook when dicing onions. You can freeze or refrigerate them for 30 minutes before hand but if you can’t wait, just set up a fan to blow the tear inducing fumes away.
Cook pasta in 60 seconds
You can make cooking pasta trivial if you keep it soaked in water, meaning you need just 60 seconds to cook it – here’s the how to.
Dice an onion all proper like
Cook the perfect fried egg
Here’s how just a tablespoon of water can produce perfect fried eggs each and every time.
Buy some kitchen scissors
Reheat leftover pizza in a WAFFLE maker
Re-heat pizza slices by folding them in half, cutting off the crusts and waffle. No waffle iron? Just grill or fry either side for a few minutes to leave you with hot n tasty pizza pockets!