Food & Drink

Want To Save Money Bulk Buying Groceries?

buying bulk

Saving money buying in bulk works if you follow a small list of rules-track prices, don't overstock, know your product and watch expiry. Armed with these rules you should be able to make beneficial purchases in bulk.

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Saving Money on Groceries: Buy Live Beef

Live beef

It is not always possible to buy live beef to slaughter, but it does save money when you can — tips on how to find the steers and how to work with a butcher.

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Cooking Techniques: Moist Heat, Simmering

Pan of simmering water

Describes what meats need to be cooked at a simmer and tips on how to braise or stew at this temp.

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Cooking Techniques: Moist Heat, Poaching

poached eggs

Poaching temperature and tips on how to poach eggs, fish and fruits.

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Cooking Techniques: Moist Heat, Boiling

close-up of boiling water

Boiling point changes with high altitudes. What foods are cooked in boiling water and description of parboil and blanching.

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Saving Money on Groceries; Food Inventory

spices

How to sort cupboards and identify expired foods. How to take an inventory of dry storage food. Using your food inventory to save money.

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