Christopher G. Francois

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Five Types of Ambient Light You Should Know How to Use in Photography

As photographers, we have but one raw material to work with: light. You will hear this time and time again, you need to learn to see that light and …

Rib-Eye with Mustard Recipe - Great British Chefs

Dominic Chapman recommends marinating the rib-eye steak for 24 hours to allow the herbs and mustard to penetrate the meat with flavour. Using …

Food

59 Chicken Thigh Recipes for Delicious, Easy Dinners

Succulent and flavorful, chicken thighs just might be the perfect weeknight protein.

Authentic Italian Bolognese Ragù - Great Italian Chefs

Method<p>2<p>Add the butter to the saucepan and place over a medium heat. Add the onion, carrot and celery and cook until the onions are very soft and …

How to Make Ciabatta Rolls and Bread at Home

Dissolve the yeast in the water in the bowl of a standing mixer. Scrape the biga into the water and break it up with your spatula or squeeze it …

7 Future Blue-Chip Stocks You Need to Buy

Over the years, I’ve had my share of investing ups and downs. In that time, I’ve come to learn that I’m good at one kind of investing: finding future …

Cold Sesame Noodles

1 lb. Chinese egg noodles, fresh or frozen<p>1⁄4 cup toasted sesame oil<p>3 1⁄2 tbsp. soy sauce<p>2 tbsp. rice wine vinegar<p>2 tbsp. sesame paste<p>2 tbsp. smooth …

Soysauce

Cast-Iron Skillet Pizza, Where Have You Been All Our Lives?

Thanks to a store-bought dough and a screaming-hot cast-iron skillet, weeknight pizza just got a whole lot better.<p>What if we told you there existed a pizza recipe that was so easy, so fast, and so insanely delicious it would change your life? It's true! It'll <i>at least</i> change your weeknight-cooking …

Cast Iron Skillet

Recipe from the Catskills: Farmstand Apple Dumplings

Catskills Apple Dumplings<p>Makes 18, serves 8 to 12<p>Butter, for coating the pans<br>5 small, tart apples (1 1/4 pounds total), such as Mitzu, Granny Smith, …

Warm up with this rich potato green chile soup recipe for Meatless Monday

Sometimes dinner doesn't get any better than a bowl of soup. This recipe, from La Casa Sena in Santa Fe, N.M., combines tender potatoes that are puréed with heavy cream to form the base for this rich and satisfying soup, with roasted diced chiles folded in for subtle heat. It's perfect for Meatless …

December 2015 Recipes

Find all the recipes from the December 2015 issue of Southern Living.<p>The holidays are one of our favorite times of year, and at <i>Southern Living</i> our …

Vegan and gluten-free alternative recipes for Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving soon, most households are feeling the pressure to cook the perfect meal for their family and closest friends. If you've found yourself looking for a dish that will please every palate - including those with diet restrictions such as vegan or gluten-free - SFGATE has done the hard …

How to Make a Green Bean Casserole That Doesn’t Suck

You’re just making it wrong.<p>Lots of people fucking hate green bean casserole, and it’s not difficult to understand why.<p>In a world where Dan Barber is treated like a god and farm-to-table dining is regarded as a religious experience, slopping a can of grayish legumes, another can of mass-produced …

20 Restaurant-Worthy Dipping Sauces You Can Totally Make at Home

What's a french fry or a chicken nugget without a dipping sauce for dunking? From fast-food copycat sauce recipes like Chick-fil-A's honey mustard to restaurant-worthy spreads like cilantro jalapeño sauce, there's a dipping sauce recipe that's sure to speak to you. Your fries, chicken nuggets, …

Our Classic Thanksgiving Menu

Picking the perfect Thanksgiving menu can be a hassle, but our annual Thanksgiving cookbook is ready to save the day. This collection of classic …

Cooking

49 Modern Thanksgiving Recipes to Cure You of Any Holiday Fatigue

Try new takes on Thanksgiving favorites, like stuffing-crusted turkey cutlets and cheesy stuffing.<p>From pastrami and bacon-wrapped turkeys to malted walnut pies and BLT oyster stuffings, these tweaks on traditional recipes will keep the vibe fresh and exciting at your holiday table, year after year.

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The importance of being stylish: Fashion tips for the dudes

Staying stylish isn’t really hard. With some attention to detail and a little guidance, anyone can look awesome.<p>Men should focus on the fit, keep it …

90 Instagram accounts to follow for daily graphic design inspiration

When it comes to getting a daily dose of inspiration for your graphic design projects, nothing beats the visual delights of Instagram. From global …

Graphic Design

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The secret to the perfect burger goes against everything we believed in

Despite our differences, there’s one thing all cheeseburger lovers agree on: it’s all about the meat.<p>Common belief has been that a good burger patty …

21 Fresh Ideas For Summer Burgers

Get fired up.<p><i>For more burger recipes, head over to Food52.</i>

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Ford Boosts 2017 Plug-in Hybrid Efficiency With Attention To Detail

Ford recently announced that as part of the mid-cycle update for its Fusion sedan, the plug-in hybrid variant would be getting a notable improvement in fuel efficiency. In fact, the EPA fuel economy estimates for the Fusion Energi have gone up by 10 percent bringing all-electric driving range to 22 …

Electric Vehicles

Italy’s Version of Macaroni and Cheese Is Better, Faster and Easier

Macaroni and cheese is a crowdpleaser. And while your go-to recipe has undoubtedly been a year-round hit, from Thanksgiving dinners to backyard …

How to Make Risotto Like a Chef (and Without a Recipe)

A perfectly cooked risotto and a poorly cooked risotto have almost nothing in common. It’s like comparing pizza from Naples with a frozen pizza bagel.<p>A <i>perfect</i> risotto is creamy and rich, yet it has an ethereal quality to it. It should be light, delicate, and just a touch decadent.<p>The way to cook …

Risotto

12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

<i>BY BON APPÉTIT</i><p>Credit: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>What's the difference between us and a professional chef tossing food …

25 Japanese recipes easy enough to make at home

1 /25: Edamame hummus<p>1/25 :Edamame hummus<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Edamame hummus and rice crackers are a fun fusion snack that will introduce you to Japanese …