You might not call yourself a fancy chef, but you probably consider yourself pretty good in the kitchen after years of experience. So you may freak out a little bit when we tell you that you're probably not cooking basic dishes the way that they should be cooked.
Even if you think you know how to cook asparagus and other common foods such as bacon and eggs, you'd be shocked at what a big difference a little tweak can make. We know it can be tough to change your style after you've been cooking these foods a certain way your whole life, but consider this: Once you're able to come to terms with the mistakes you've been making, you'll be able to whip up these common dishes with ease. And when you learn the best ways to cook asparagus, bacon, eggs, and other foods, your meals will be more delicious than ever. Now, you can shake your head all you want — or you can read about how to properly prepare the simple foods you’ve been making the wrong way all along.