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11 Soufflés Perfect for an Elegant (but Effortless) Dinner

<i>Header image: Jack Cheese and Grits Souffle from CHOW</i>Incredibly simple and versatile, soufflés are a great secret weapon to keep in your back pocket …

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people? | Ian Sample

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

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These 14 Cold Soup Recipes Are So Hot Right Now

You're on fire, but that doesn't mean your soup has to be.<p><b>It's officially melt-your-face-off hot</b> around these parts, which means we're using the oven as little as possible. These low-effort cold soups all require little-to-no cook time—consider them your new summertime staples.

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

How Not to Screw Up Sangria, So You Can Make Fruit & Booze Magic at Home

There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>Unfortunately, there's a lot of subpar sangria out there these days. It's easy to fall victim to a syrupy glass (or four) of "sugar wine," and wake up the next day with a splitting headache. …

Eggplant Common Mistakes—And How to Avoid Them

Nobody likes bitter-tasting eggplant—are you making any of these common eggplant cooking mistakes?<p>Ah, eggplant: It is a fickle lover indeed. When treated right, it's creamy and earthy—a standout star in dips and purées, as well as roasted and grilled dishes. But don't give it the love it demands, …

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Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

Servings<p>Juicy and delicious, skirt steak cooks quickly for an impromptu BBQ. Serve this with colorful and flavorful Chimichurri Sauce. Watch the step-by-step video here.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1 1/2-lb. skirt steak (about 1/2' thick), cut it in half crosswise<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1/2 …

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43 Cauliflower Recipes We Want to Eat All the Time

You know what's actually pretty frickin' awesome? Cauliflower.<p><b>You know what's actually pretty frickin' awesome? Cauliflower.</b> It can take on so many flavors, and goes especially great with bright, vibrant ingredients like lemon and capers. Here are over 43 recipes we wholeheartedly endorse.

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How to Make Pizza, the New York (a.k.a. Right) Way

What defines a New York slice? We school two Brits in the right way to make pizza.<p>Let’s say several charming lads from the UK (specifically, the gentlemen from the oh-so-popular SORTED Food) were going to pay you a visit to learn about the most New York thing you could eat. If you, like me, …

How to Make an Apple Dutch Baby, with a Helpful GIF!

Part soufflé, part giant pancake, this Apple Dutch Baby is a golden, puffed delight. Here’s how to do it.<p>Part soufflé, part giant pancake, this Apple Dutch Baby is a golden, puffed delight. Here’s how to do it.<p><b>Sauté apples in the same skillet you’ll use to make the pancake</b> (cast iron is best). The …

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The New Caprese, a.k.a. the Best Way to Eat Ripe Heirloom Tomatoes

Tomatoes, basil, cheese—a dish we know and love gets a major upgrade and gives us the Caprese we didn't know we needed.<p>Every once in a while, we eat a restaurant dish so sublime that we order another plate seconds after taking the first bite. At St. Anselm in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, ordering two of …

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Classic Caesar Salad

6 Servings<p>A great Caesar salad recipe gets its swagger from a great Caesar dressing recipe. Squeamish about raw egg yolks and anchovies? Sorry. Yolks are what give richness to the emulsion, while anchovies provide a briny blast (and that whole umami thing). This is part of BA's Best, a collection …

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How to Buy, Store, and Cook With Peaches, In Season in August

Here's how to buy, store, and cook with peaches, in season in August.<p>Sweet, juicy, drip, wonderful peaches are in season through the late summer. They're soft and tender with flesh of varying colors (white and yellow), and can be big and round or small and compact, like donut peaches (aptly named …

Peach and Blue Cheese Toasts

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>The best blue cheese for this is salty but creamy, not too sharp or funky.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large ripe peaches<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 teaspoons honey<p>4 slices country-style bread<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt<p>4 ounces …

Seasoning Your Cast Iron Pan Is Easier Than You Think

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: KatieQ shows us just how easy seasoning a cast iron pan can be.</i><p>Some of the best summer foods—crumbles, cornbreads, seared fish, just about anything …

How to Make the Best Strawberry-Peach Cobbler of Your Life

Is there anything more delicious than a summertime stone-fruit dessert recipe? I think not! I absolutely love strawberry cobbler, and adding seasonal peaches takes this recipe over the top. This recipe uses some advanced techniques (like making the cobbler biscuits by hand) but rest assured, it is …

9 Must-Make Beet Recipes

Beets are so easy to roast and slip out of their skins there’s never, ever any excuse to use canned. Once you’ve gotten them out of their skins, use …

Chicken and Rice Never Looked So Good

<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: A New Orleans chicken and rice dish that's the ideal weeknight dinner—without taking any shortcuts.</i><p>What if we told you that in the span of one hour, you could create a spice mix, braise a …

9 Rice Recipes for the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Spanish Rice Recipe from CHOW</i>Rice in the slow cooker? Yes, indeed! That kitchen appliance best known for turning out …

How to Render and Cook With Bacon Grease, Your Kitchen's Liquid Gold

Bacon grease is liquid gold. Here's how to render it the right way—and make the most out of it in your cooking.<p>When it comes to adding flavor and richness to your cooking, there's little better than bacon fat. As a bonus, you are required to cook and eat bacon before getting to the grease; a task …

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><br>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

SO - I am turning 50 this December and it is my plan to see the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular in NYC. I would be ha...<p>I have not been to Mexico …

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The CHOW Guide to Pasta and Sauce

The dried pasta options at the store can be bewildering. Do you want corkscrews, stovepipes, or little ears tonight? Perhaps a big dish of priest …