For those just starting to learn how to cook, all the various cuts of meat and ways to cook them can be a bit daunting. Sometimes there's one method that brings out the best in a cut of meat, like slow-cooking a pork shoulder, but more usually a versatile meat like chicken can be poached, seared, grilled, or roasted and still come out delicious. How do you choose which method to use?
Here's our guide to show you the most basic and easy ways to cook beef, pork, chicken, lamb, and turkey to take all the mystery out of the equation. Be adventurous and try out a new cut of meat or cooking method!