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Can you cook fish if not fully defrosted?

Asked: Jaime Zapatero, Last Updated:

According to the USDA, it is completely acceptable to cook raw foods from a frozen state, but you'll need to increase your cooking time by about 50 percent to cook it entirely through. ... In general, it's best to plan ahead when cooking seafood from the freezer.

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  • Can you mix red and purple Firefish?

    I have both sets in my tank and they will not leave each other... in fact one of the red and one purple hang out together more then they do with their own kind. They are fine together. Ive had several of each that slept together under the same rock... in a 30 gal tank. No concerns with tank size or mixing firefish.

  • Is Sainsburys steamed salmon ready to eat?

    Sainsbury's Steamed Salmon Fillets x2 180g (Ready to eat)

  • What's the difference between a clam and a scallop?

    While everything inside the shells of both clams and scallops can be eaten, the adductor muscle is the part that people most enjoy eating. Because the scallop uses this muscle to swim, the adductor in the scallop, also called the "eye," grows much larger than that of the clam.

  • What can I do with a can of tuna?

    15 Great Meals to Make with Canned Tuna

    1. Mediterranean Tuna Pasta.
    2. Avocado Tuna Salad.
    3. Lighter Tuna Casserole from Gimme Some Oven.
    4. Tuna and Tomato Pasta.
    5. Asian Tuna Salad.
    6. Pasta with Tuna and Arugula.
    7. Tuna Patties.
    8. White Bean and Tuna Salad.

  • What do I do if my fish curry is too sour?

    You made a dish too sour If your dish tastes too sour try to add sweetness—think sugar, honey (it's healthy!), cream or even caramelized onions. You can also dilute the dish (same as you would with a dish with too much salt). As a last resort, add a pinch of baking soda to make the dish more alkaline.

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