How to Cook Perfect Brown Rice - This worked awesome! Brown rice can be hit or miss with gumminess, but this recipe was easy and turned out great. I didn't change anything. Next time I might try 25 mins of cooking.
Positioning Oven racks * preheat using top and bottom elements, then bake with bottom only * middle placement is generally ideal * lower third for pies that need a crispy crust under a liquidy filling * upper third for anything that needs to brown quickly * cookies or other quick-to-bake goods best choice for rotating racks, otherwise try to bake in middle and rotate on same rack
For most people, the platonic ideal of a steak involves a hot, smoky grill — the elemental meeting of fire and meat. But some of the best steaks you’ll ever have will come out of a frying pan. The difference is in the crust. Most grilled steaks, when seared over extremely hot coals or gas burners, take on the intense flavor of the black-charred grill marks.