Jim McCooty

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Fresh Raspberry Turnovers Recipe

"This flaky pastry filled with fresh raspberry is truly a delight. Serve warm with ice cream for an added treat."<p>Ingredients<p>2 (6 ounce) containers …

Baking

'Nduja Pizza Pockets Recipe

Spicy, smokey, and cheesy: a love story.<p>Servings: 8<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 1 ½ hours<p>Ingredients<p><b>for the blue cheese dipping sauce:</b>1/2 cup|150 grams gorgonzola<p>1/2 cup|125 grams mayonnaise<p>1/2 cup|125 grams sour cream<p>1/4 cup|60 ml buttermilk<p>a few splashes Cholula® Original Hot Sauce<p><b>for the filling:</b>1 …

Love Stories

Felicity Cloake’s barbecue masterclass: jerk chicken – recipe

Jerk chicken is one of my favourite things to barbecue. I’d even go as far as to say that, with a few honourable exceptions , it’s about the only chicken dish worth the grill space. You can also use this sweetly aromatic, unapologetically fiery Jamaican rub on goat, mutton or pork belly.<p>Serves …

Recipes

How to Get Restaurant-Level Crispy Skin on Your Roast Chicken

Roast chicken is one of those dishes that every home cook should have in his or her repertoire. Some recipes are as simple as tossing the bird with …

Candy Pork

This is what my kids call this recipe. Large chunks of pork shoulder are braised in a Vietnamese-style caramel sauce (made from a combination of fish …

Halsey accuses hotels of only offering 'watered down white people shampoo'

Pop star Halsey took to social media Saturday to share her frustrations about hotels that alienate “people of color.”<p>Halsey, whose real name is Ashley Nicolette Ferguson, is biracial – her father is African-American and her mother is Italian, Hungarian and Irish, according to People. She tweeted …

Make Bacon Butter and Put It On Everything

Bacon grease and butter are glorious cooking fats. They’re reasonable priced (one comes free with bacon), deeply flavorful, and both promote a good …

The key to a healthful, homemade ramen dinner — even on a weeknight

What is it about ramen that so persuasively beckons my teens? During college, I ate it because it was cheap, quick to cook and full of the salt I craved after a late night out.<p>Do Cup Noodles or Oodles of Noodles bring back memories? Remember how they were sold by the case? They still are, but I am …

Immune System

How to Make Pastrami Beef Ribs

You'll never settle for normal ribs again.<p>Make the Brine<p>In a large stockpot, bring half the water (3 quarts) to a boil with the kosher salt, pink salt, juniper berries, mustard seeds, and celery seeds, whisking until the salts are dissolved.<br>• Remove the pot from the heat and stir in the remaining 3 …

Walmart Has Started Selling Funeral Potatoes and the Internet is Losing It

If Walmart’s recent addition of funeral potatoes to their grocery aisles had you reaching for your pearls, fear not. Despite its ominous name, …

Cooking

Glucomannan — A Weight Loss Supplement That Works

A lot of people need to lose weight.<p>Unfortunately, it is not always easy to achieve and long-term success is rare.<p>All sorts of things are claimed to …

Weight Loss

Slow-cooked Barbecued Chicken Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 4 ingredients in a small bowl. Sprinkle over chicken. Place chicken in a single layer in a lightly greased …

The 16 Best Homemade Snacks to Keep You Full and Happy

Food

Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

I Just Made Copycat Trader Joe’s Tottins (Tater Tot Muffins), and They’re the Best Thing Ever

When Trader Joe’s posted a recipe for tottins, I knew I had to make my own version. The result is an entirely new way to enjoy potatoes and eggs, …

Peekaboo Easter Egg Cookies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 350° F. Spread the almonds on a rimmed baking sheet and toast until fragrant, 6 to 8 minutes. Let cool.<p>Step 2<p>In a …

Creamy Rice with Scallops Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine rice, chicken broth, and water in a large pot over high, and bring to a boil. Stir in thyme sprig, butter, 1 1⁄2 …

These Sheet Pan Garlic Mushrooms Are Side Dish Goals

We often see mushrooms as a welcome addition to an already tasty side dish or protein on a menu, but we forget they are delicious all on their own. …

Brooklyn Gets a Bite of Panzerotti

As calzones are to the Naples area, panzerotti — another filled half-moon turnover — are to Apulia, the heel of Italy. Though panzerotti ooze similar fillings, they are made from a thinner dough than calzones and deep-fried, not baked. Now they’re available in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, at …

8 Uncommon Cuts of Meat Butchers Wish You Knew About

A visit to my local butcher shop, Sweet Cheeks Meats, in Jackson, Wyoming, is something I look forward to every week. The atmosphere is friendly and …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Whisk together flour, sugar, salt, baking soda, and cinnamon in a large bowl; add …

Why Duck Fat Mayo Is the Mayo You Should Be Making

I really like mayonnaise. As someone who has eaten more than her fair share of church suppers, I think it’s a condiment that goes beyond the …

The ‘Gold Standard’ Meat Sauce

When Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who revolutionized the way Americans cook Italian food, died in September 2013, The Times asked readers to submit their favorites of her recipes. Many wrote in to sing the praises of her famous (and contentious) red sauce made with just four ingredients — …

Italian Food

Rudolph Brownies

Dress up your brownies for Christmas with this delicious recipe that transforms our warm, chewy chocolate treats into everyone’s favorite red-nosed …

These Crockpot Mashed Potatoes Will Change the Way You Make Dinner

Thanks to crockpots, dinner really can cook itself. For those who dread spending hours in the kitchen, turn to the ultimate kitchen aid to make your …

WATCH: You'll Never Guess the Secret Behind Chick-fil-A's Sauce

Indeed, Chick-fil-A's original chicken sandwich is our beloved lunch companion. But there's an unsung hero of our Chick-fil-A experience: Chick-fil-A …

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 …