Melisa Vogt

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How to Bake Hard Candy Shot Glasses

I know a lot of people who shy away from making hard candy, and I understand why. First, there's the boiling hot syrup that sticks to skin like …

My Favorite Chicken Recipes

Happy Friday, friends! Today, in true round-up form, I wanted to share a handful of my very favorite chicken dishes! Hope you find a few that make …

How to Make Proper Scottish Shortbread at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: You may be used to the Scottish shortbread from the red box, but</i> <i>Kathryn from London Bakes can help you to make your own proper tea time cookies</i> …

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Chicharrón de Pollo (Crispy Chicken Nuggets)

<i>Chicken</i>:<p>1 whole chicken (3-5 lbs)<br>• 3/4 cup wheat flour<br>• 2 cups lard*<br>• 2 cups vegetable oil*<p><i>Adobo (per pound of chicken)</i>:<p>1 large garlic clove<br>• 1 tsp olive …

Epicurious – Recipes, Menu Ideas, Videos & Cooking Tips

Cook This Now<p>Fregola, a tiny toasted pasta similar to pearled couscous, makes a flavorful base for this brothy spring dinner.

Rosh Hashanah Recipes | Slideshow

If you go weak in the knees at the mere thought of crisp skin on a roast hen, your day just got a heck of a lot better.<p>Crisp roast chicken skin makes …

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Everything You Need to Know About Garlic

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: We're still all about alliums, and you should be too, assuming you've got a good head on your shoulders -- or a good head of garlic in your kitchen.</i><p>There are many, many varieties …

Fried Egg Advice, From a Few Professionals

<i>In our Phone a Friend column, we'll be asking some of our friends around the food world about how they cook and eat. And we want you to join the conversation, too.</i><p><i>Today: We talk to the experts about how they make and take their fried eggs.</i><p>After learning to boil pasta, the second thing most people …

13 Ways to Jazz Up Popcorn, from Bacon Fat to Bottarga

13 ways to turn your popcorn from drab to fab, from bacon fat to brown butter.<p>Just as a hotdog is the quintessential snack for watching baseball, popcorn is the ideal snack for watching movies—not to mention awards shows honoring said movies. Yup, it's Oscars time again, and you have to figure out …