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Crown Roast of Pork with Apple Zucchini Rice Dressing

Perfect pork presentation for your holiday table.. (All photos credit: George Graham)On my Acadiana table, there is no more dramatic presentation …

Recipes

Food: Yule log a great Christmas treat for experienced bakers

Years ago I worked with a pastry chef at a posh private club who could whip up Yule Logs by the hundreds. From November to New Years, they would be …

Baking

Deviled-Egg Spread

Deviled-Egg Spread<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 450°. In a large saucepan, cover the eggs with water, add the vinegar and bring to a rapid …

Recipes

15 Japanese Desserts to Celebrate the Seasons

<i>Holiday baking is now in full swing. There will be pies, tarts, cookies, breads and sweets of all sorts. If you are looking to change things up a</i> …

Dessert

10 Recipes That'll Make You Love Linguine Even More

Linguine for days.<p>When you need to switch it up from spaghetti, this is the answer.

Pasta

The Secret Technique to Making the Best Sandwiches on Earth

If you ask me, sandwich-making is a true lifeskill. It can brighten up a desk lunch, make friends, maybe even win over enemies. But when was the last …

Burgers

These Will Be the Chicest Living Room Paint Colors of 2018

How do you go about turning your home into a gorgeous gathering place in time for 2018? One foolproof way is to update your paint selection, which …

Interior Design

Prime Rib, the King of Roasts

Prime rib, also known as a standing rib roast, is the undisputed king when it comes to a large cut of beef. I remember going to the steakhouse with …

Meat

Why Should You Use Photoshop’s New “Auto” Button? Because It Works! (VIDEO)

Adobe recently updated Lightroom CC and the Adobe Camera Raw plug-in for Photoshop, and one of the upgrades is a new algorithm for the “Auto” button …

Tutorials

Top 10 Holiday Cookies

From chocolate-mint cookies to ginger-studded sugar cookies, here are superb holiday cookies.

Dessert

The 20 Best Things to Do in Key West, Florida

Two hundred years ago, Key West began as a far-flung island off an uninhabitable swampy peninsula populated by people running from the rest of the …

Florida

Our Best Desserts of 2017

Save room on the sideboard for one of these reader favorite treats.<p>In every issue of <i>Southern Living</i> magazine, our readers can find delicious recipes …

Recipes

I Tested 10 Photoshop Alternatives to See How They Stack Up

To Adobe or not to Adobe. That is the question many photographers are asking with the spate of new image processing programs vying to “kill …

Tutorials

Best Restaurants in America, GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards 2017

As the year comes to a close, we want to recognize the hardworking chefs that maintain the vibrancy of America's gourmet scene.<p>GAYOT's 2017 …

Restaurants

The 10 Best Online Wine Clubs for Gifting

<i>In vino veritas:</i> In wine, there is truth.<p>And the truth is, wine makes for a great gift.<p>People love drinking it. People love sharing it. And if you …

Cheat

50 Holiday Recipes That Will Have Everyone Asking for Seconds

Whether you’re spending the holidays with your family, partner, or friends, contributing food to any gathering you attend is a must. Giving your …

Foodies

Photo tour: Holiday treasures at European Christmas markets

Travel through Europe this time of year and you’re sure to come across traditional Christmas markets, in big cities and smaller towns and villages. During this festive season, generations of families and friends come together to celebrate the holidays, just as they have for more than 400 years.<p>In …

Christmas

Homemade for the Holidays: Beef Jerky

I know exactly what I’ll be doing this weekend, and it won’t involve a trip to the mall. Let other people—<i>millions</i> of other people—desperately …

Meat

The best hot chocolate in NYC

Winter isn’t coming—the blistery, cheek-blushing chill is <i>here</i>, and there’s no better way to combat the cold than the best hot chocolate in NYC from …

Dessert

The 15 Best Chefs Gifts You Can Buy Under $50

Fiskars Axe and Knife Sharpener<p>Give the gift of sharp knives. This tool from Fiskars is purpose-built to put a fine edge on everything from camp axes …

Magnetism

Gift Guide 2016

We don't know if there's a book about cooking that we've thought about more than this one by Tamar Adler, a former Chez Panisse cook who was once an editor at <i>Harper's Magazine</i>. It's about cooking simply, and enjoying the simple meals that naturally follow from thinking about your ingredients in …

The 250+ Best Men's Holiday Gifts Money Can Buy

Last minute shopping is tough. Believe us, we know. It’s this time of year where we’re racing the clock, hoping these gifts arrive in time to be …

Shopping

The 25 Greatest Stocking Stuffers Under $25

Red Wing Taslan Laces<p>Refurbish those old boots without heading out and picking up a new pair. Here, Red Wing’s Taslan Laces breathe new life into …

Knives

The 15 Best Home Gifts You Can Buy Under $50

Onsen Bath Towel<p>Simple things done well can bring a lot of joy into your daily life. Take this bath towel for example. Made from a super lightweight …

Furniture

5 Unique Chocolate Bars That Make Great Stocking Stuffers

What makes a simple chocolate bar a great gift? The stealth addition of olive oil, banana pulp, or halvah, for starters. Here, five unique options …

Dessert

The 9 Best Cheeses for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Even if your cooking skills are confined to pasta and pizza bagels, you know how to make a grilled cheese sandwich. It's the ultimate sandwich, one …

Burgers

11 Chicken Chains That Need to Be in Every State

Ever since the Colonel started fiddling around with pressure cookers, the fast-food industry has embraced the humble chicken. Mega-chains like KFC, …

Restaurants

How To Make an All-Star Baked Ziti

The smell of pasta, tomato sauce, and cheese baking together is one of life's most comforting scents. I know that what's going to come out of the …

Recipes

The Grocery Store Pancake Taste Test: We Tried 11 Brands and Ranked Them

I have a great pancake recipe in my collection — one that's so good my kids' friends beg for sleepovers at our house so they can have their fix. Who …

Breakfast

12 Nogs, Punches & Libations to Celebrate the Holiday Season

Whenever I've hosted a holiday gathering, I've found that guests can sometimes have a deer-in-headlights reaction when I greet them with, "What would …

Creamy