As a novice cook, every step you make in the kitchen is a mistake waiting to happen. From the way you scramble eggs to how you store your produce to the way you treat your cast iron skillets, it's easy to get tripped up when cooking. And that's not just for the first-time cook; even good cooks make mistakes every day while in the kitchen. Whether it's because they're cutting corners, or are just being lazy, here are 25 common cooking mistakes that even the best cooks can make.
We're willing to bet that you yourself are committing some of these mistakes too. Be sure to correct the ones you're making and you'll see a huge improvement in the food you make -- and your cooking experience overall.
BEFORE YOU GO
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