Cal Menefee

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The Best Way To Make Homemade Caramel

Here is the best way to make homemade caramel. First, put your sugar in a large, clean sauce pan. It needs to be clean to ensure the sugar crystals …

Sausage-Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook sausages in a large skillet over medium-high heat, stirring until sausage crumbles and is no longer pink. Drain well.<p>Step …

4-Minute Brownie Pie

Forget about expensive mixes! This homemade brownie pie is a snap to fix, and it bakes to perfection in a pie plate. Slice the brownie into narrow …

Barter Brownies

<i>Mindy Segal, owner of Chicago’s Hot Chocolate and self-proclaimed cookie nerd reveals all in</i> Cookie Love.<p>There used to be a cute restaurant in …

Tesla's Desktop Supercharger is the desk charger your phone deserves

Tesla recently held an event in New York City to announce its all-new semi truck and updated Roadster 2.0, and if you're still riding the Tesla high …

Clarified Butter Recipe

Clarified butter isn’t an ingredient you’ll typically find in recipes, but it is a secret weapon of many restaurant kitchens. This simple cooking fat …

A Thanksgiving Message in a 1963 Proclamation

Unlike certain national holidays, which happen automatically, Thanksgiving must be proclaimed each year by the president. George Washington made the first such proclamation in 1789, asking Americans to unite in thanks for, among other things, “the peaceful and rational manner in which we have been …

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Process flour, crystallized ginger, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, …

Recipe: Falafel-inspired chickpea patties

<i>By Karen Hill</i><p>I started out with the plan of making falafels but somewhere along the lines I deviated from that plan and ended up a with a mixture of …

How Smoking Weed Changes Your Brain

Prepare to get your mellow harshed<p>Compared to other illicit drugs, weed seems relatively safe. It can be purchased legally in 29 states and has far …

Cannabis

Bourbon Salted Caramel Cheesecake with Pralines

A truly decadent dessert from Charleston’s WildFlour Pastry<p>When Lauren Mitterer learned <i>New Charleston Cuisine</i> was supposed to capture the Charleston food scene at this particular moment, a few ingredients immediately sprang to her mind. Mitterer, who operates two bakery locations and supplies the …

Herbed Potato Stacks Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Coat a 12-cup muffin pan with cooking spray. Cut potatoes into 1⁄16-inch-thick slices using a mandoline or …

How to Read a Barometer

Use Rising and Falling Air Pressure to Predict the Weather<p>A barometer is a device that reads atmospheric pressure. It is used to predict the weather …

$38 case doubles your Galaxy S8 battery life

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is easily one of the best smartphones you can buy right now. The design is incredible, the camera is among the best you’ll find, …

Rice, in a Starring Role

I’m always in the mood for rice. Any kind will do: Carolina rice, boiled and buttered; steamed jasmine rice; basmati rice in any guise; nutty brown, red or black rice; short-grained sticky rice. You can tempt me with a plate of Louisiana dirty rice, risotto, paella or biryani. I’ll travel miles for …

Chorizo-and-Cornbread Dressing

"There are two things you'll always find at the Summers' family Thanksgiving table: Julia Child's iconic Cornbread Sausage Stuffing and lively table …

Chicken-and-Biscuit Cobbler Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Melt 3 Tbsp. butter in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add carrots and onion, and sauté 5 minutes. Add …

Slow-Cooker Cornbread Dressing Recipe

Free up some oven space this Thanksgiving and make a classic cornbread dressing in your slow cooker. On Thanksgiving morning, simply mix your …

Pie crust 101: Tips and tricks for taking your crust to the next level

When I tell people I grew up in a family of pie bakers, it's easy to imagine I'm bragging. My mother's pies are legendary — rich, velvety custard fillings or mounded fruit pies, each cradled in an ornately decorated crust, golden and with the most delicate layers. And don't get me started on my …

Wait a second: What came before the big bang?

The Voorhes<p>Not everyone thinks the universe had a beginning.<p>Cosmologists used to think the universe was totally timeless: no beginning, no end. That might sound mind-melting, but it’s easier on the scientific brain than figuring out what a set starting point would mean, let alone when it would be. …

This 3D audio soundbar promises to beat your home theater setup

Surround sound is an exercise in compromise. Surround speakers are cumbersome and expensive to set up. They require you sit in a ‘sweet spot’ to achieve a decent sense of positioning, and can’t really replicate the sensation of sound getting close to your head. Headphones can position sound more …

Cinnamon

<b>Author Notes:</b> My first official dessert post. I figured I'd ease into the baking world, because while I can make some savory meals, I don't claim to knock it out of the ballpark with baked goods! —mtlabor<p><b>Makes: 1 crostada</b><p><b>Pastry Dough</b><p>1 & 1/4 cups flour<br>• 3 tablespoons sugar<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 pound …

Taste Beyond The Tongue