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42 Ways to Save by Cutting Out Food Waste

Start by embracing your freezer.<p>In a recent episode of <i>Last Week Tonight with John Oliver</i>, the comedian-host addressed America’s relationship with …

Kitchens

Best Deviled Egg Recipes For Easter: If You Can Boil Water, You Can Make Deviled Eggs

Deviled eggs are a popular Easter appetizer. Best part? They are extremely easy to prepare. If you can boil water and mix together a few basic …

Breakfast

Irish Recipes For St. Patrick's Day That AREN'T Corned Beef And Cabbage

Good news: There's absolutely no need to eat one more bite of corned beef and cabbage on Saint Patrick's Day, because it's about as Irish as spaghetti and meatballs. Feel free to let out a sigh of relief, but don't put down your fork just yet. There are other, greater dishes to eat that will help …

Cooking

Make Your Own DIY Cold Smoker Gun

Smoking meat is a wonderful way to enrich its taste. Cold smoking can help you add flavour without cooking the meat. This cold smoker gun is cheap …

BBQ

Slow-Cooker Chicken Cordon Bleu Dip Recipe

Who says Chicken Cordon Bleu is reserved for sit-down dinners? Here we've transformed it into a dip with chicken, ham, and plenty of melted cheese. Plus, by using a slow cooker, you can make it in advance and just keep it warm until it's time to serve.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>The slow cooker cooks the …

Cooking

20 Delicious Make-Ahead Salads

Feel like you should be eating more salad, but can't be bothered to get everything chopped and prepared every day? Luckily there are some delicious …

17 DIY Ramen Recipes That'll Make You Forget About Instant Noodles

If thinking about ramen summons images of styrofoam cups and seasoning packets with enough salt to make you dry up like a prune, you haven’t …

Healthy Eating

How to make kimchi in 5 easy steps

No need to steal a Korean family's secret recipe for kimchi! We've got you covered.

South Korea

30 Days, 30 Ways: Bring On the Beans | Williams-Sonoma Taste

All throughout January we’re bringing you <b>30 Days, 30 Ways to Good Health</b>, a series of easy strategies for overall wellness (and because we love food, it’s focuses on the foods and cooking techniques to add into your life instead of what to take away.) Read on for our latest eat well strategy: bring …

Food Preservation

How to stock your pantry to make homemade soups

Fill your pantry and refrigerator with the fixings you need, and then homemade soups like this root vegetable soup will come together in a snap.<p>Here …

Sweet Potatoes

10 Citrus Recipes to Brighten Cold, Dreary Days

Cold weather giving you the blues? Try brightening up your winter recipes with some fresh citrus fruits! Lemons, limes, grapefruits and oranges are at their sweetest and juiciest during the cold winter months, and they add a refreshing burst of flavor that will make you think of sunshine.<p><b>1. Citrus</b> …

Spices

30 Days, 30 Ways: Brighten Up with Citrus | Williams-Sonoma Taste

All throughout January we’re bringing you <b>30 Days, 30 Ways to Good Health</b>, a series of easy strategies for overall wellness (and because we love food, it’s focuses on the foods and cooking techniques to add into your life instead of what to take away.) Read on for our latest eat well strategy: …

San Francisco

Pizza Croutons Make Salad Taste Like Pizza

<i>By Perry Santanachote</i><p><i>Credit: Drew Swantak</i><p>I've always loved croutons: they're an easy way to add salt, fat, and carbs to anything remotely healthy... like rich, creamy soups and overdressed salads and that weird, gray casserole my Grandma still force-feeds me whenever I visit. But instead of crusty …

Pizza

9 Essential Stocks, Plus 1 Totally Weird One We Dare You to Make

At this point, you've seen a few recent, breathless write-ups about bone broth (including our own Bone Broth Primer), the hot "new" thing in food. …

Food

Fill Your Game Day Pitcher With This Savory Beer Cocktail

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Last year a friend of mine happened upon a flea market in the middle of Arizona with a vendor selling a huge collection of vintage drink stirrers. It was a gold mine of the kitschy, the 'classy', and the sometimes …

Cocktails

Fully loaded: 5 Super Bowl-worthy potato skin recipes you need in your life

There's a reason why potato skins have been a go-to party snack for decades: They're inexpensive, simple to make and, once you add meat and cheese, become a satisfying mini-meal for your guests.<p>Although the traditional cheddar-chive mash-up is certainly delicious, the mild-tasting, versatile potato …

Cooking

Winter Comfort: Red Wine Braised Beef Shanks

If there's one kind of wine that I love to always have around home, it's boxed wine. I know that sounds strange, but I have a reason: I use it for cooking. Cooking with wine can be tricky, because recipes may call for a half cup or two quarts. It often leaves you in the awkward position of having …

Cooking

How to Make Enchilada Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Ashley McLaughlin of Edible Perspective</i> <i>shares a deceptively easy recipe for an enchilada sauce that's so good you'll want to make a double batch</i> …

8 Scotchtails to Celebrate Burns Night

Scotch and haggis lovers should rejoice because this Sunday is Burns Night.<p>Scotch and haggis lovers should rejoice because this Sunday is Burns …

Cocktails

12 must-have Super Bowl party dishes to serve this year

Hosting a Super-Bowl party is as much about the delicious snacks than watching the game itself. From cheesy dips, to sliders, to decadent sweets, the options are seemingly endless. In honor of the game, we've rounded up some of the most popular recipes from Pinterest, and they are insanely …

Cooking

5 sub sandwiches that'll make you a Super Bowl party hero

Hoagies. Grinders. Subs. Heroes. Whatever you call them, these gigantic sandwiches are the perfect game day fuel. They can be made ahead of time, aren’t expensive, and — most importantly — feed a crowd! Let one of these large-format beauties inspire your Super Bowl fare.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Classic Italian sub:</b> …

Cooking

8 Chicken Dinners That Are Anything but Boring

<b>1. Thai Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups</b><p>If you like Thai food, you'll love these minced chicken lettuce cups boldly flavored with fresh ginger, lime, chili pepper, fish sauce and brown sugar. The recipe is easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Middle Eastern</b> …

Cooking

In Vinaigrette Veritas

We get it. There are plenty of things easier to buy than to make, like fresh pasta, jams and yogurt.<p>Salad dressing, however, doesn't have to be one …

Why Dried Shiitake Mushrooms Should Be in Your Pantry

Flavorful shiitake mushrooms are such a foundation of Asian cooking. They have an intense flavor that always reminds me of my Chinese grandmother's …

Food & Dining

Baked Bacon Cheese Onion Dip Recipe

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.This <b>Baked Bacon Cheese Onion Dip Recipe</b> made with crispy bacon, gooey Gruyere, and caramelized onions is sure to …

Onions

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

How To: DIY Instant Cup O' Noodles for a Better Lunch

Instant ramen and just-add-water noodles are lifesavers because they are convenient and fast, but they are also usually chock-full of processed …

Healthy Eating

Arduino Thermostat Project

Now! With Android app<p>Nest aint got nothin' on me!<p>When my "smart" thermostat died last year, I went to the store to replace it. The thermostat market …

Arduino