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Tips by "Chef" Pete Updike

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Most difficulties, when it comes to cooking in Saladmaster, go back to using...

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By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

It's nice to have a few basic core recipes that can hit the spot on any given day. We have three quickies that you may find helpful. 

Comfort Food #1: Mashed Potatoes...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Since the addition of the Saladmaster Culinary Baskets, I have loved all of the possibilities that have become available. This recipe is a No-Mess Deep Dish Veggie Pizza that can be...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

If you normally cook something in an oven and it fits in a Saladmaster utensil (with rare exceptions) you will cook more efficiently in...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

More tips and ideas for taking advantage Saladmaster's "oven" alternative; all Saladmaster utensils can be used as an oven.

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By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Using your Electric Oil Core Skillet (EOC) and your 1 Qt. (0.9L) Sauce Pan you can make delicious meals without the need for a stove or oven and you can cook several things at once!...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

There are countless recipes in a myriad of cooking recipes in countless cookbooks and if you’re a new Saladmaster owner you may be wondering how to cook your old favorites in...

By “Chef” Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Several years ago we were experimenting with the traditional assumption that one can replace oil with apple sauce in a typical recipe such as cake or cookies when you’re using...

By “Chef” Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

The automatic rice settings on your Saladmaster temperature control probe turn both your Electric Oil Core Skillet (EOC) and Multi-Purpose...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

There are thousands of you who have sets of Saladmaster that go back several decades and have been used by countless users over the years. If your set...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Are you familiar with any of the cardboard box meal ‘helpers’ such as hamburger helper? If you are, you know that what you get is a box of dry ingredients that are mainly noodles or...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

It's nice to have a few basic core recipes that can hit the spot on any given day. We have three quickies that you may find helpful. 

Comfort Food #1: Mashed Potatoes...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

I have found that the evenness of reheating in the Saladmaster cooking system is superior to any other method of reheating, and I have experimented...

By "Chef"' Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

The art of cooking is what makes cooking so enjoyable. It is a craft that allows us to always learn new things. Having the right tools, like Saladmaster cookware, simply...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

Here is a new creative recipe we came up with using the incredible new 6 Qt. (5.6L) culinary basket that Saladmaster introduced in 2014. Combining with the 10 Qt. (9.5L) roaster...

By "Chef" Pete Updike, Authorized Saladmaster Dealer

During any busy times in our lives we tend to go for all the snacks that are not good for us, and that causes us to become even more stressed. There are a few basic tips to remedy...