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Chinese Noodles 101: How to Make Chow Mein With Four Vegetables

From crispy pan-fried noodles to a bowl of wonton noodle soup, fresh Chinese egg noodles are one of the most common noodles you'll find at Chinese restaurants. Just like Italian pasta or ramen, when cooked properly, they should have a firm bite and springy texture, and the wide variation in …

How to Make Queso Fresco, the World's Easiest Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Let's face it, there are some skills that are just cool to have. Being able to weld things, very cool. Ability to moonwalk? Always cool. And being able to turn everyday milk into wicked good cheese definitely belongs …

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella From Scratch

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>At Serious Eats, we're lucky enough to work right across the street from Di Palo Selects, an Italian fine-foods store that just happens to make some of the best fresh mozzarella I've ever tasted. It's milky, tender, …

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Parisian Gnocchi With Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, Corn, and Zucchini Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab: How to Make Parisian Gnocchi</b><p>Ingredients1 pint cherry tomatoes, each tomato split in half5 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil1 medium clove garlic, minced (about 1 teaspoon)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1 cup fresh corn kernels (from about 1 large ear of corn)1 …

Linguine With Zucchini, Tomato, and Crab Recipe

This light, summery pasta is packed with tender zucchini, plump burst tomatoes, and a decadent touch of fresh crabmeat.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Fresh, ripe tomatoes quickly burst to become a flavorful sauce that will coat the noodles.<br>• Finishing the pasta in vegetable stock adds tons of flavor, all …

Thai Red Coconut Curry Popcorn Recipe

Inspired by the flavors of a spicy red Thai coconut curry, this homemade popcorn is flavored with a fragrant mix of coconut, chili power, lemongrass, makrut lime leaves, garlic, and ginger. A little sugar rounds out the assertive flavors into an addictive little package.<p><b>Note:</b> Dried chili powder can …

Recipes

How to: Make a Secret Door Bookcase

Oh, you know the kind. Where you pull a particular book and the whole case opens to reveal a secret passageway and all kinds of mysterious and …

These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Building the 4-Hour Outdoor Morris Chair

Here’s an outdoor chair that you can build in a weekend, or if you are willing to take David Thiel’s word for it, in four hours! It’s made of pine …

How to Build a Bench

Build it in an afternoon!<p>Cut out the bench parts following the measurements in Figure A. Use a square to guide the circular saw for accurate, square …

Honey-Crisp Oven-Fried Chicken

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Two DIY Outdoor Chair Projects for Your Yard or Patio

Finding a comfortable outdoor chair is a pain, so why not make one you'll love? Here are two chairs you can make this weekend. Here are two designs …

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How to: Make a Secret Door Bookcase

Oh, you know the kind. Where you pull a particular book and the whole case opens to reveal a secret passageway and all kinds of mysterious and …

How to make a secret door/book case

My good friends recently renovated their attic and were able to close off some of the “unusable” space into a secret room. My friend has wanted to …

Simple Potting Bench

Table PlansOther ProjectsAna's Adirondack Collection$20 - $50Starter ProjectsFarmhouse Style Furniture PlansGreen or Eco-Friendly Style …

Easy Cocktails: 35 Simple, 3-Ingredient Drinks to Make at Home

It can be fun to watch a bartender carefully add a litany of ingredients to a mixing glass: layers of different spirits, unusual liqueurs, custom tinctures, bizarre bitters. A bar is a great place to get familiar with unusual bottles and sample drinks that take a more effort than just opening the …

Next Week's Meal Plan: 5 Easy Weeknight Dinners for Back to School

This week my daughter started kindergarten in her new school in our new city. We're still working on finding preschool for our littlest kiddo, but it …

Cooking

15 Super Simple One-Pot Pastas

You only need one dish to make a game-changing dinner—minimum cleanup, maximum flavor. We combine some of the best dinner flavors—creamy pasta, …

The Best Frozen Yogurt Is the One You Make Yourself

More<p>Ice Cream<p>Essential flavors and the secrets to the best ice cream you'll ever make.<p>I have to hand it to the frozen yogurt people—they have a hell of a racket.<p>Few chains do as good a job of making us feel like we're in control as frozen yogurt stores. Think about every one of those …

Extra Veggies = Extra Flavor: Stir-Fried Lo Mein With Charred Cabbage, Shiitake, and Chives

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>I've had noodles on the brain (in my noodle, if you will), ever since I read Shao ZhiZhong's fabulous series on how to cook Chinese noodles. The arrival of my Wok Mon home wok kit served as the perfect catalyst for some recipe testing.<p>Remember that …

Want Soft and Fluffy Lofthouse-Style Cookies? It's a Piece of Cake

In search of the perfect Soft and Chewy Sugar Cookies last year, I really put my dough through its paces. In side-by-side experiments, I tested my recipe with different creaming methods, leavening agents, sugar types, and egg ratios.<p>I even made a batch with cake flour, a low-protein flour that has …

25 Cocktails Everyone Should Know

We who like to mix drinks at home do it for many reasons: First, it's cheaper than drinking out. Second, it's fun to mix your own drinks at home. Third, it's even more fun to mix drinks for other people at home. Any self-respecting home bartender should have a mental<p>RolodexExcel spreadsheet of …

Japanese Oyakodon: Chicken + Egg + 15 Minutes = Dinner

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>A couple of weeks back, I said that if ramen is like the hamburger of Japan, then <i>gyudon</i> (simmered beef and rice bowl) is its hot dog. Extending the analogy, I'd say that <i>oyakodon</i> is its pizza—if pizza were the kind of …

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How to Make the Best Tomato Sauce From Fresh Tomatoes

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Let me get something straight right off the bat here: I'm not sure there's such a thing as "the best" tomato sauce. <i>Whoa, whoa, whoa,</i> I can hear you saying already. <i>First this guy has the nerve to claim he makes the</i> …

The Fastest, No-Boil Way to Cook Gnocchi for Dinner

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 450°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>Place the gnocchi, peppers, tomatoes, …

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A Solid and Cheap 2x4 Workbench

Ok, lets get this straight off the bat, I am cheap! I don't like spending money!(Although fairly basic compared to other projects on here, I'd really …

Woodworking

How to Cut Gorgeous Dovetail Joints to Up Your Woodworking Game

Dovetail joints are strong and beautiful but look intimidating to cut. With the proper jigs and practice you'll be cutting dovetails all day.<p>Dovetail joints are pretty to look at—and extremely strong and effective at joining two pieces of wood at a right angle. Cutting dovetails by hand takes years …

Why You Should Always Buy Unripe Avocados

<b>Heat the oven:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F.<p><b>Prepare the breading assembly line:</b> Prepare the ingredients for the breaded …

18 Refreshing Recipes for Lemonade and Limeade

I can't think of many things more refreshing on a hot summer day than an ice-cold glass of lemonade. I was raised on powdered mix, but as I've matured, I've graduated to the real stuff. Making your own lemonade obviously gives you far better flavor than you'd get from a powdered (or even bottled) …