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Stew Science: How to Choose the Best Cuts for Beef Stew

I pity the fool who brings fists to a knife fight, knives to a gunfight, and guns to nuclear Armageddon. Similarly, I'll never understand the person who brings lean beef to the stew pot. And that's where the question arises: What <i>is</i> the best cut of beef for beef stew?<p>Let's take a step back so I can …

13 Instant Pot tips, recipes and features everyone should know

The Instant Pot is a pressure cooker that also also sautés, slow cooks, makes poultry tender and juicy and can even be used for canning. While all the buttons, valves settings and accessories may seem daunting, we've rounded up some of our best tips to make you a skilled Instapot user.<p>The basics<p>But …

Mini Strawberry-Rhubarb Pies

From: EatingWell Magazine, March/April 2014<p>This muffin-tin recipe for strawberry-rhubarb pies is cute as can be and delicious too! These mini …

It's So Easy to Make Cream Scones from Scratch

Karen Mitchell and Sarah Mitchell Hansen, co-authors of <i>The Model Bakery Cookbook</i>, brought English breakfast to wine country. These classic cream …

How To Cook A Precooked Ham

Glazes and slow cookers can work miracles.<p>If an Easter ham is the crowning glory of your table every spring, it may be time to dress it up in a better outfit this year.<p>Most holiday hams that Americans buy at the supermarket are known as city hams, which are precooked. They’re wet-cured hams that …

Cooking

Dulce de Leche Cheesecake (No-Bake, Simple Dessert)

This is one of the most delicious cheesecake recipes! Simple and easy to prepare this dessert is perfect for everyone who adores dulce de leche. …

How to Make Awesome Crispy Baked Chicken Wings | Dinner Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Salted-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epi associate editor Emily Johnson liked her family cookie recipe, but thought it could be even better. So she started making it with butter instead …

The Last Temptation

How evangelicals, once culturally confident, became an anxious minority seeking political protection from the least traditionally religious president in living memory<p>One of the most extraordinary things about our current politics—really, one of the most extraordinary developments of recent …

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

Here's another recipe excerpted from my book, <i>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science</i>. I hope you enjoy it. You can order the book here or on Amazon, and sign up for The Food Lab Newsletter for news about upcoming events.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.89from Amazon<p>In …

47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day

From chicken wings to meatballs to fajitas, here are 47 satisfyingly meaty snacks for your Super Bowl party.<p>Chicken wings are just the beginning of finger-friendly meaty Super Bowl snacks. Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. But expand your horizon, football …

Cooking

The One Summer Dish My Friends Keep Asking Me to Make Again

It started a few years ago: I was hosting a group of friends at my family's lake house, and I made some grilled flatbread to go with gazpacho for …

The One Thing I Always Do When Hosting Overnight Guests

For whatever reason, my husband and I host a lot of weekend guests at our house. I'd like to think it's because our friends enjoy our company, but …

Breakfast

Mamma's Chocolate Loaf Cake | Episode 1134

How Weight Watchers evolved from a diet brand into a wellness lifestyle

Three years ago, Weight Watchers was in trouble: The number of sign-ups was down 20 percent, from 3.6 million in 2014 to 2.9 million. Debra Benovitz, …

I tried the ketogenic diet for 30 days. Here's what happened

As a dietitian, my patients ask about a wide variety of diets. One plan has dominated the inquiries lately: the ketogenic diet. Since I've never put …

5 Famous Cooks Share How to Make Vegetables Taste Great

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that Americans are failing bitterly to eat their greens: more than 90% of …

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How to Make Spinach and Orzo Salad | Summer Recipes | Allrecipes.com

How to Make Brazilian Chicken with Coconut Milk | Chicken Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Spaghetti Squash in a Crock pot

If you are anything like me you find cutting into a squash difficult and hope to not get a good cut in the process. This fall my sister Rhoda gave me …

Recipes

Best Crockpot Meal I've Tried Yet

<b>You’ll need</b><p>1 (19oz) bag of frozen cheese tortellini<br>1 small bag of fresh spinach (I used about half of a 5 oz package, but more is better!)<br>2 (14.5 oz) …

5 Rules When Making a Super Shake

For those of you who know me I am a big fan of making “super shakes” in order to get a ton of nutrient dense foods in for the day.[...]

24 Essential Kitchen Tricks and Tips

What Kitchen Short Cuts Am I Missing?<p>I have owned a food processor for almost a decade but only recently tried out the cheese grater attachment - and instantly felt like a complete idiot for wasting countless hours of my life grating cheese by hand. I am sure there must be many other techniques i …

Trader Joe’s Is the Only Place I Will Buy These 8 Things

I take my grocery shopping very seriously. I'm not opposed to hitting three or more stores in one trip to get exactly the ingredients I want, at the …

Food

DECADENT MEAT & CHEESE PLATTER

How to Make the Ultimate Cheese Board

15 Recipes That Prove the Pressure Cooker Is Your New Best Friend

What's the deal with pressure cookers? They're time-saving appliances that can cook just about anything in a fraction of the time that a slow cooker can. In case you haven't cooked with one before, allow these recipes to inspire you. From pulled pork to chicken wings and vegetarian mains, a …