Healthy Cooking Tips and Methods
Ever wonder how to cook healthy? Well, a widely held misconception about healthy cooking methods is that one needs highly priced cook ware which is not true at all! One can easily use daily cooking utensils to cook healthily.
Adapting healthy cooking methods, doesn’t mean that you have to buy expensive cook wares. You can use your daily use cooking utensils to prepare foods in healthy way. There are different healthy cooking methods that are interesting and will also help to cut down fats and calories in your daily meals.
Let’s read on some different healthy cooking methods, that’ll help you to develop a healthy lifestyle.
Steaming is one of the healthiest cooking methods - particularly to cook vegetables, as this cooking method lets them retain their nutritional value, color and texture. You can also steam fish and poultry wrapped in foil. Indeed, almost every kind of food can be steamed. This method is favored by health conscious and body conscious individuals!
Stir frying is also another healthy cooking method that requires a very small amount of oil. This cooking method is normally used for vegetables. If you wish to stir-fry a recipe that has meat, first stir-fry the meat, and then add vegetables into it.
Grilling is ideal for low fat cooking with great taste. After all, grilling gives food that mouth-watering, delicious smoky flavor. You can grill vegetables, meat, fish and other kinds of seafood. You just need to add a very small amount of oil to grill a whole lot of food.
Roasting is ideal for cooking meat, poultry, seafood and vegetables. To ensure your roast is nutritious, make it a point to use olive oil or canola oil.
Poaching is an interesting (and super-healthy!) cooking technique! In poaching, food is cooked by lightly simmering it in warm water or a flavorful liquid. The liquid is not to boil. This cooking method is perfect for cooking eggs, fruits, chicken and fish.
To lead a healthy life-style you need to start cooking your food right. Cooking methods have a gigantic role in whether your food is healthy or not.