Category: Smart Cooking

Making cool stuff is high on any kids’ to-do list, while making dinner is probably high on yours. You can accomplish both at the same time, and have fun together, when you bring your kiddo into the kitchen. There are so many benefits to cooking with kids of all ages. Not only is it a

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Hestan Smart Cooking partners with GE Appliances to bring Cue-embedded technology to their new line of Café™ smart cooktops. Café™ Appliances Introduces Guided Gourmet Cooking Technology App-guided, temperature-controlled recipes raise cooking confidence LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Oct. 8, 2018—You can now prepare a gourmet recipe with confidence—and to perfection—thanks to a collaboration between the new line of Café™

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You know oil and water don’t mix, but do you know why? First off, oil and water have very different densities. Water molecules are packed together more densely than oil, so when you add two of them to a container they will naturally separate. Anyone who has made a vinaigrette has seen this separation in

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Enter to Win Hestan Cue’s First Recipe Contest! We know the Hestan Cue community is a talented bunch, so we thought it was high time to shine a spotlight on all of you creative cooks by launching our first-ever recipe contest. When you enter, you’ll be competing for a chance to see your very own

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The recipes in the Hestan Cue app can satisfy just about any craving, from pancakes to pork chops. But for the first time ever, we’re expanding our collection of classics and welcoming 20 wide-ranging new recipes from chefs who represent some of the most exciting kitchens in the country. In honor of our participation in

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This vegetarian version of the classic Italian dish combines zucchini, tomatoes, capers and basil for a lighter take on one of our favorite recipes without sacrificing flavor. Ingredients: For the Piccata: 4 Small Zucchini Kosher Salt, as needed Black Pepper, freshly cracked 2 Large Eggs 1 cup (110 grams) Italian Breadcrumbs 1 cup (30 grams) Parmesan, grated 1 cup

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With hundreds of recipes in the Hestan Cue app — from family favorite Carbonara to healthy Za’atar Roasted Carrots or show-stopping Pan Seared Sole with Dill and Caviar — there’s a dish to satisfy almost any craving. But sometimes you get home and want to make your own rules — cook with whatever’s in the fridge,

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You’ve perfectly cooked your sous vide ribeye steak at a precise temperature. Now it’s time to sear it off, but no pressure, we’re here to help. Sous vide cooking can yield consistent texture, doneness and impeccable flavor, but the final step of searing can be a bit tricky. We don’t want you to scorch your

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Searing may seem more like an art than science – I mean, just look at that beautiful brown patina on a perfectly seared steak or the umami rich crust on a scallop. But what’s happening in the pan to create that color is in fact one of the most important chemical reactions in cooking. The

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This fall, Hestan Indoor will release a Smart Induction Cooktop with embedded Cue technology. Imagine all the benefits of the Hestan Cue Smart Cooking System incorporated into a sleek, built-in appliance. The Hestan 36″ Smart Induction Cooktop works with our Hestan Cue app and smart cookware to offer the same temperature-controlled guided cooking experience as our countertop unit.

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You wouldn’t have much patience for a cake recipe that instructs “bake at medium-high heat.” So why put up with vague instructions when cooking on the stove? Cooking with the right temperature is the key to consistently great results, but terms like “medium-low” and “medium-high” leave a lot of room for interpretation — and a lot of room

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Technology is more present in our day to day lives than ever before, but one important space has been slow to adopt the apps and devices that have so transformed modern life: the kitchen. Just a few years ago, chefs would have balked at the idea of introducing technology to the kitchen. The art of

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The Cue App

Central to the Hestan Smart Cooking system is the iOS and Android app which acts as the command center for the connected cooking process. Get inspired to cook better by downloading the Hestan Cue app today.


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