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After last week's trip to the villages of Zagorohoria I have been obsessed with using the local honey I purchased. If you happened to read last week's post about my traipsing up a goat path in search of local honey, then you can probably imagine why I'm putting it in everything. I'm getting my …

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How to Cook Scallops, with a Helpful GIF

Beautifully browned scallops are easy to achieve with high heat and a hands-off approach<p>Beautifully browned scallops are easy to achieve if you know where to start. At the fish counter, ask for additive-free “dry” scallops. (“Wet” scallops are soaked in a preservative that also adds water; they …

5 Things to Look For When Buying Meat

<i>Today, Tom Mylan of The Meat Hook is sharing the 5 things he looks for in a butcher shop, so you can make sure you're getting the very best.</i><p><b>1. Find a shop that does whole-animal butchering.</b> Whether or not they focus on grass-fed and pastured meat, a butcher shop that works with whole animals knows …

The 4 Rules of Cast-Iron Cooking

Harness the power of the ultimate piece of kitchen hardware<p>The more you cook, the more you realize that the best kitchen tools are often the simplest. One sharp chef’s knife is far more valuable than a 62-piece knife set. One big stainless-steel bowl will do more for you than the latest plastic …

Sticky Asian Chicken Wings • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>Eating wings is an 8-finger affair (my pointed-up pinkies tend to stay clean as they are too short to get in the way), especially if you …

Bay Scallops and Peas With Pesto Sauce on Rotini Pasta Recipe on Food52

• 6 ounces small Bay Scallops<br>• 5 ounces small peas<br>• 1 tablespoon unsalted butter<br>• 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil<br>• 4 large garlic cloves<br>• 6 ounces rotini pasta<br>• 1 red jalapeno, chopped fine<br>• 1/4 cup fresh basil, chopped<br>• 1 zest of 1 lemon<br>• pinches red pepper flakes<br>• 1 tablespoon corn starch or arrow root<br>• lemon …

This Video Is Everything You Need to Know About Steak Cuts

You've probably seen a number of different names and descriptions for various cuts of beef at the grocery store or at your favorite restaurant. This …

Soy-Glazed Chicken Thighs with Asparagus and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>A little bit of sweetness makes these especially appealing to pint-size palates.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons aniseed<p>4 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice, plus wedges for serving<p>¼ cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>8 …

All About Flank Steak, and 6 Tips on How to Cook It

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're learning all about flank steak -- including how to cook it to</i> …

Grilled Skirt Steak Fajitas Recipe

A richly flavored fajita marinade makes these grilled steak fajitas, served with sizzled peppers and onions in soft flour tortillas, an instant classic.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Fajitas</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Steak Fajita Marinade:</b>1/2 cup (120ml) soy sauce1/2 cup (120ml) lime juice, …

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers With Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

The cure for the common skewer: brined chicken is wrapped in bacon, threaded on skewers with pineapple, grilled, and finished with a brush of teriyaki for a sweet, salty, fruity, smoky, and meaty treat.<p><b>Read more: Grilling: Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers with Pineapple and Teriyaki</b> …