Brining is a process used in cooking, similar to marination, in which an individual submerges food in brine, or salt water. Brine may have sugar, spices or other flavoring agents added to enhance the flavor of the food, ... More » Education

Brine steak properly by selecting a coarse salt, allowing an hour of brine time per inch of steak, and fully rinsing and drying the meat once the brining is complete. After rinsing off the brine, don't further salt the m... More » Food Cooking Meat

As of 2015, Amazon, Bed Bath & Beyond and Williams-Sonoma sell brining bags online. Price, availability and selection of brine bags vary by merchant and location. More » Food Grocery
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