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Video: How to Stuff (and Grill) a Whole Alligator

With my elk in pieces, I’m now in freezer-freakout mode trying to find space for all of that meat. That means a lot of digging through the deep …

21 Life-Changing Snacks You Can Dip In Sauce

The sauce-abilities are endless.

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18 Crostini Creations to Serve at Every Summer Party

If you’re on the hunt for a crowd-pleasing appetizer to serve at your next summer shower or pool party, look no further than crostini. Topped with some of our favorite fruits and veggies, these scrumptious snacks are sure to satisfy guests’ cravings for fresh watermelon, corn, peaches and so much …

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7 Party Dips Bursting With Flavor

It's not a party without chips and dip. From Chile Con Queso to Roasted Garlic Guacamole, these flavorful recipes are all serious crowd-pleasers.<p><b>1. Chile Con Queso</b><p>From-scratch queso is so much better than the melted <i>Velveeta</i> kind! This version -- made with fresh jalapeños, Cheddar and Pepper Jack -- …

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Recipe: Crispy Baked Samosas with Potatoes and Peas

Place the potatoes in a medium saucepan and cover with an inch of water. Add a teaspoon of salt to the water, then bring to a boil. Lower the heat …

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5 Steps to Warming, Delicious Beef Stew

After you master the method, there are zillions of ways to vary a recipe. Here are five steps to take when creating your own beef stew.<p>Beef stew …

Spicy Greens and Creamy Parmesan Bean Stew

Creamy Parmesan White Bean Stew with Spicy Greens.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 10, 2014 147<p>Ways to cure a snow-filled, bone chilling Monday?<p>I’ll go …

The Food Lab: How to Make Creamy Vegetable Soups Without a Recipe

When I was a totally green cook with my first serious restaurant job, working under Chef Jason Bond at what's now a landmark Boston restaurant, No. 9 Park, there were many moments when I learned a new technique or perfected an old one and said to myself, "holy crap, I just made this?" But the very …

10 Things That Should Always Be Added to Soup at the Last Minute

Soup is usually a slow-cooked dish, and one in which all the elements and flavors come together with time. There are some things, however, that …

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How to Make the Best French Onion Soup

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>In my very first test for this French onion soup recipe, I had a realization: There's no good reason why so much bad French onion soup exists in the world. The thought arrived after I had caramelized a variety of onions in butter, then added some homemade chicken …

Step Aside, Old Chili Powder: How to Prepare Whole Dried Chilies for the Best Powder and Purée

Whether you're preparing Real Texas-Style Chile Con Carne (no beans, please!); an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink short rib and bean chili (a.k.a. The Best Chili Ever); a Pork and Three-Bean Chili; or even a Vegan Bean Chili, the best thing you can do to up your chili game is to leave those jars of …

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Weekend Projects No One Will Know You DIYed

Upgrade your home with these easy (and impressive) DIY ideas.<p>Weekends were made for R and R, but they're also the perfect time to take on some easy home upgrades. From adding a few new decorative touches to remaking your counters, there are countless ways to give your space a fresh new look.<p>These …

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