Why does guacamole taste like soap?
Geneticists in California surveyed 25,000 people on whether they are pro or anti-cilantro. And the haters, it seems, have a gene that causes them to strongly pick up on cilantro's aroma, which they say smells like soap. Another study, done with 527 twins, came up with similar results.Jan 30, 2018
Frequently asked Questions 🎓
If you'd like your steak medium-rare, it should feel like your cheek: tender and soft but still fleshy (as opposed to raw, which would be just soft). If you want a medium steak, touch your chin: The steak should still be tender, but with some resistance.19 May 2015
The outside of the bread looks firm and browned, but you can't see what state the inside is without cutting into it. If you cut a slice and realize the inside is not fully cooked, is there any way to save the loaf? Luckily, bread can be re-baked, and put back in the oven if it is underdone.12 Jun 2020
Well-done steaks are cooked thoroughly and can even have a charred on the outside. They have a grayish-brown color throughout with no sign of pink. They are cooked on a slow heat to keep the steak from becoming tough. Meat that is well done is cooked to 165 degrees.11 Sep 2020
If your raw salmon has a strong smell, it's probably gone bad. The fishy smell will be pretty obvious, and bad salmon smells rather ammonia-like if it's not a good idea to cook it. Fresh salmon won't have such a strong smell and instead has more of a mild scent, so this is a good first sign of spoilage.4 Dec 2020
The colors that show up in the deepest water are greens, blues and blacks. All glow lures glow green. In addition, Ultra Violet colors can be added to your tackle box, as they show up at all depths. While we can't see UV colors, salmon see them very well.25 Jun 2008
If you are fortunate enough to find live scallops in the shell, they should have a clean ocean smell (not fishy), and open shells should shut when tapped, a sign that the scallops are alive. ... Bay scallops should be a light pink to light orange, and sea scallops should be cream-colored or light pink.9 Jul 2012
Though the scent of fresh ground beef is barely perceptible, rancid meat has a tangy, putrid odor. Once it goes bad, it's no longer safe to eat.18 Dec 2019
A few more cooking questions 📍
How do you rest a brisket overnight?
Smoke the brisket to an internal temperature of 160F or so. Wrap it thoroughly in heavy-duty foil. You want to prevent any liquid from being able to leak out. Transfer the roast to an oven set to 225F or even 210F-215F if the oven will go that low. Go to sleep.21 Dec 2016
Do crabs in a bucket really pull each other down?
If they left each other alone, and let their fellow crabs climb, they'd easily be able to get out of the bucket. ... But, that doesn't happen. Instead, what happens is as a crab will try to climb out of the bucket, other crabs will pull him down.1 Jun 2018
What type of water does tilapia grow?
Environmental requirements of tilapia Tilapia can grow and reproduce at salinity concentrations of up to 36 parts per thousand, are highly tolerant of low dissolved oxygen (DO) concentrations and ideal growing temperatures are usually between 22C (72F) and 29 C (84F).15 Jun 2015