How Tao Cleans/Peels Shrimp

Peeling and deveining shrimp can be a time consuming task so here are a few tips that will help the process be a little less painful. 1. First, I remove the legs. I pinch the legs and then pull/rip them off by pulling to the side. 2. Next, I remove the shell. Sometimes when pulling [...]

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How to wash grapes

Here’s a quick tip on how to wash dirty fruit such as grapes. They always seem to be covered in dirt when you buy them at the market and seem to be impossible to scrub off with just water… This is a little secret my mom taught me. Only one ingredient is needed- CORNSTARCH or [...]

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How Tao Cuts an Onion

I’ve seen people struggle with cutting onions before. I don’t claim to be the best or anything, but if you are interested, please read further on how I cut my onions… 1. Cut the onion in half, from tip to base, as shown below: 2. Cut out the base, turn it around, then cut out [...]

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