It's time to get cooking!!! It's time for our first topic! It's time to head into my kitchen! Today from my kitchen, I am going to talk about the basics of cooking and share some very important cooking tips and things you need to know about cooking. Before we begin cooking, there are things that we need to know. I am going to share that with all of you. After this episode, we will be set to head into the kitchen and begin cooking! This is the show that I will refer you to for some of the information and food safety tips needed to be a good cook. I want to get more younger people and more people who are afraid to cook into the kitchen and that starts today! Here is what is on the show today: ~ How to keep your food safe for consumption (IMPORTANT!) ~ Proper Internal Cooking Temperatures to Determine when food is cooked (IMPORTANT!) ~ Tips for Grocery Shopping ~ Kitchen Safety Tips ~ Kitchen Equipment and what is Mis En Place? ~ Different Cooking Methods ~ SIMPLE BEGINNER RECIPES: Pasta and Butter, Grilled Cheese sandwich, and Quesadilla Get in the kitchen! Cooking is NOT HARD!!! Just keep organized, pay attention, and put in the effort and you have a delicious meal! '' As Long as you Know How to Bake Life will be Sweet.'' '' When there is a whisk there is a way.'' '' Eating is a Necessity. But Cooking is an Art.'' ''No one is born a great cook, one learns by doing.'' Quotes from Chef Alex Chef Alexander Cardinale On the Stove with Chef Alex © is a cooking show exclusively on AC Alex Cardinale Network!!