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This Chicken Skin Recipe Is Your New Go-To Appetizer

You know how the crispy skin is the best part of roast chicken? Chefs are catching on—and serving it solo.<p>You know how the crispy skin is the best part of roast chicken? Chefs are catching on—and serving it solo.<p>Are you the kind of person who would eat all of the salty burnished skin off of a …

10 Sauces for Simple Grilled Vegetables

Make a mixed grill platter of vegetables and serve it with a sauce, and you have an impressive, party-worthy dish to serve alongside some simply …

8 Tips to Make Your Stir-Fry More Exciting

<i>With a little creativity and a little planning, Catherine Lamb shows us how to make the most of a tight budget—without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Stir-fry—the broke kitchener's weeknight standby—just got a little more interesting.</i><p>You get home and you open your fridge. Your crisper holds …

Recipes

The Ultimate Guide to Making Killer Ceviche

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Back in my wild and youthful restaurant days, I worked at a place that was something of a free for all of Mexican street foods. …

7 Couscous Recipes for Every Day of the Week

Couscous is one of the most versatile grains out there. It can be made ahead of time, or to order. It is delicious when prepared vegan, meaty, or …

Seafood

7 Ways to Cook a Better Steak

These tips from Vegas chefs will make dinner taste like a million bucks<p>The Las Vegas food scene sure can be gaudy: the Denny’s wedding chapel, the countless Hooters knock-offs, the endless buffets. But if you look harder, the city sizzles up some amazing meals.<p>One category: high-end steak. Lucky …

This easy recipe for baked eggs in ramekins will transform your breakfast

Omelets? So over them. Fried eggs? Forget about it. When it comes to breakfast, baked eggs are the best invention since, well, sliced bread. These individual ramekins are filled with a deluxe blend of savory vegetables and rich, creamy eggs; give them 20 minutes in the oven and get your spoons …

Breakfast

10 Best Dressed: Week of April 14, 2014

This week’s best dressed was about extremes: extreme embellishment at a costume ball, extreme color on the red carpet, extreme ease à la Rihanna in Céline and sneakers at a Lakers game.

Beauty Tricks And Tips: All My Secrets Revealed

After writing a considerable amount about my fitness and diet routine I wanted to share with you some answers to questions I am always asked in …

Why You Should Be Making Broth in Your French Press

Step away from the stock pot—all you need to make a flavorful, aromatic homemade broth is…a French press.<p>If we've said it once, we've said it a million times: Nothing makes a soup or sauce better than homemade broth and stock. But who has time for all that simmering, skimming, straining, and …

Making Fresh Ceviche at Home Is Way Easier Than It Looks

Great ceviche is easy to make and nearly impossible to mess up. Here's how to do it.<p>When I was just out of college, a group of friends and I backpacked across Mexico. We started in a small beach town called Barra de Navidad, where every morning the shrimp boats would come in and the fishermen would …

DIY Dim Sum: How to Make Authentic Soup Dumplings at Home

Making soup dumplings isn't hard. Okay, it kind of is. But this step-by-step video will teach you everything you need to know.<p>Soup dumplings fall in the category of "delicious things we love to order when we're out, but would never even dream of making at home." Until now, that is. This dim sum …

Food & Dining

9 Mexican Recipes Perfect for the Slow Cooker

Between the quick hustle of the food truck and the casual fun of make-your-own taco get togethers, it’s easy to forget that the process behind making …

Cooking

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your Kitchen Bullet

When people think about their kitchen bullet, they usually associate it with making smoothies. While there is absolutely nothing wrong with that — hello, apple pie smoothie — there is so much more you can do with this tiny kitchen tool. Whether you’re rushing out the door, need a quick snack or …

A Guide to Homemade French Fries

<i>Pictured: French Fries recipe from CHOW</i>There’s no denying it: the fast food french fry is a masterpiece of lightness and crispiness. To try and …

5 Ways to Make a Faster Chicken Stew

Compared with beef and other meaty stews, chicken stews cook pretty quickly. To make a chicken stew that’s fast enough for a weeknight, try these …

The 14 Foods to Consider Buying Organic

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>If you're not</i> down <i>with pesticides, these are</i> <i>the foods to buy organic -- so they're a little less</i> dirty. <i>As we head into spring, we're revisiting and updating last year's</i> …

You Don't Always Need to Cook With Stock (Except When You Really Do)

Stock adds flavor, but do you really have to use it? Here's our guide for when you can get away with water, and when you should, um, stock up.<p>Stock adds flavor, color, and richness to your cooking. But it's also time-consuming to make and expensive (well, more expensive than water, anyway). Water, …

Use this model's tips to look better in photos

With photos of you always floating around social media, everyone wants to learn how to be more photogenic. Luckily, model and blogger Nikia Phoenix …

15 Spring Dresses To Wear All Season Long

It may have snowed on the first day of spring in NYC, but that just means we're all the more excited for the season to be here already! After all, …

Crispy Roasted Breakfast Potatoes for Brunch Happiness

Breakfast potatoes roasted to perfection, with the addition of red onions and peppers. Add some poached eggs, and you never need to go out for brunch again!<p>Cooking is my love language. I suppose that falls under <i>acts of service</i>, but it’s not really the same to me. After all, we all need to eat and …

Onions

Healthy Crock Pot Recipes and Slow Cooker Recipes

For folks on low-glycemic diet plans, vegetarians, or anyone who would like to eat healthier, there are a variety of different vegetarian and other …

7 Next-Level Condiments That Chefs Can't Live Without

You might find this hard to believe, but chefs don’t make everything from scratch. Here, seven culinary stars reveal the store-bought condiments …

5 Guacamole Commandments From Chef Aarón Sánchez

Chef Aarón Sánchez of Cooking Channel’s Taco Trip doesn’t play around when it comes to guacamole.<p>Chef Aarón Sánchez of Cooking Channel’s <i>Taco Trip</i> …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

Bone Broth Primer: Your Guide to the “It” Food of 2015

Bone broth is having a moment. If you haven't seen the stories touting its major health benefits as a digestive, bone, skin, hair, and anti-aging …

The Land: 3 Photographers’ Views on Landscape - Text by Abigail Smithson | LensCulture

The land has never asked to be photographed, never called out for any attention or demanded documentation. But like a portrait of a person, a photograph of a landscape can begin to offer the viewer feelings that are evocative of a place and an environment. Indeed, the natural world and our impact …

15 Frugal Meals on a Small Budget

After all the spending on Christmas, people tend to look at spending less wherever possible. Meals can take a big chunk out of your budget. We’ve …

Personal Finance

Easy Cocktail Beef Empanadas

Here is another snack item for your football games. You could also make these as appetizers for a party, maybe even make them for lunch for the …