An Enlightenment of Cooking Expression
It can be very frustrating when you are trying to follow a recipe, but you don’t understand the cooking terms used. Sometimes even instructions on a packet of pasta can confuse you – what does cook until “al dente” mean? So, let’s have a look at some basic cooking terms and the language used in recipes: –
Al dente – This term is often used with pasta and literally means “to the tooth/bite”.