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Recipe: Smoked Pheasant and Wild Rice Soup

Smoked pheasant is great, but sometimes I’m at a loss as how to eat it, other than as a snack or in a cheeseball. Sure, I could throw it in a salad, …


This No-Knead Bacon Bread Recipe Is Our Everything

Bacon bread is the stuff that great days are made of. Soft, doughy bread loaded with bites of salty, briny bacon is the culmination of all of our favorite things. It's downright irresistible. But when you add the fact that this loaf of bread is no-knead -- read: almost no work -- it gets even …


20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

7 Reasons Beer Makes a Better Fry Batter - Chowhound

“Beer,” write W. Wayt Gibbs and Nathan Myhrvold in <i>Scientific American</i>, “makes such a great base for batter because it simultaneously adds three …

This Southwestern egg rolls recipe gives a Chili's fave a lighter spin

Let's face it — sometimes we just want appetizers and desserts for dinner. If that's what you're thinking about for supper, we can help you with that first part, at least. These make-ahead Southwestern egg rolls inspired by the longtime favorite served up at Chili's restaurants are easy to assemble …


The Mashed Potato Recipes You Want And Need

Dive in.<p>Side dishes are often overlooked, a mere afterthought to fill up the plate. But when sides are mashed potatoes, they are the main event. They’re are buttery and fluffy, filling and savory, and all in all wholly satisfying (so long as they aren’t made with potatoes that have been stored in …


10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …