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Shrimp and Grits

In a 2-qt. saucepan, bring 4 cups water to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and whisk in grits. Cook, whisking frequently, until grits are …

Wines to Pair with Beef Chili

Tips on what wine to pair with beef chili.<p>Beef chili is a New World dish that demands a New World wine; those big, brawny flavors tend to overpower …

A Gift Guide: Cookbooks for Every Taste

<i>Make It Ahead:</i> <i>Make it Ahead</i> is the perfect gift for anyone looking to spend more time with their families over the holidays. With Ina Garten's simple recipes, you'll be spending less time in the kitchen and more time catching up with loved ones... or watching those DVR'd episodes of Barefoot …

Chicken Kiev "Cordon Bleu" with a Boozy Cider Sauce

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Witness the marriage of two classic chicken dishes.</i><p>You've probably heard of Chicken Kiev; you've probably eaten Chicken Cordon Bleu. But I'm willing to bet you've never been served "Chicken …

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Christmas Menu Tips From a Spanish Chef

Christmas has come again this year, and these celebrations are for all: believers, non-believers, and those just seeking closeness with neighbors and relatives. In the end, it's about rest, getting away a little bit from our daily routine, spending time with family and, of course, sitting together …

The Scotch Before Christmas: 12 Single Malts for Last-Minute Shoppers

'Twas the week before Christmas, the middle of Hanukkah<p>And last-minute shoppers had serious agita.<p>"What do I do? What the hell should I buy?<p>I still need a gift for my great uncle Sy!<p>Not to mention my cousin, the one in Mamaroneck<p>And the guy in my office who looks just like Shrek.<p>I'm totally screwed …

Make a Real Man's Jalapeno Popper | Men's Health

Most joints make jalapeno poppers incorrectly. They stuff them with cheap cream cheese. They clobber them with too much batter. They deep-fry them to oblivion.<p>Make these poppers instead. They’re grilled, which provides far more flavor than the fryer. They’re stuffed with pineapple, which balances …

The 14 Deepest Whiskey Lists in America

With the holiday season now in full swing, chances are drinkers out there are cold-hardened, travel-weary, and family-wary — which makes it the ideal time to pour yourself a glass of whiskey. Whether the preferred drink is <b>whiskey</b> (usually refers to American or Irish varieties) or <b>whisky</b> (the …

The Foolproof Way to Cook Crown Roast of Lamb

Regal. I think that may be the best word for a crown roast of lamb—lamb racks that are tied together end-to-end into the shape of a crown. And just like the crowns that grace the heads of monarchs, crown roast of lamb is all about presentation.<p>That may sound like an argument against making a crown …

Essential Cookbooks by a Founder of French Cuisine

Hubert Keller calls Antonin Carême "the man."<p><i>Getting a chef to pick a favorite cookbook is like asking a parent to choose her most-loved child. But</i> …

Velouté de Châtaignes (Creamy Chestnut Soup)

4 slices bacon, roughly chopped<p>2 tbsp. unsalted butter<p>1 large shallot, roughly chopped<p>1 medium carrot, roughly chopped<p>1 small leek, roughly chopped<p>1 …

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