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The One Mistake Nearly Everyone Makes When Pan Searing a Steak

Cooking a restaurant-worthy steak on the stovetop should not be a daunting task. Read through these blunders, resolve to avoid them, and you can …

BBQ

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

How To Make The Best Roast Chicken Of All Time

Three ingredients, butcher's twine, and a roasting rack. Anything else and you're just making things difficult.<p>Take your chicken out of the fridge at least 45 minutes before you start roasting it. If it's still refrigerator-cold when you put it in the oven, your cooking time will be longer, and …

Basic Whole Roasted Chicken Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Chicken alla Diavola Recipe on Food52

• One 3- to 4-pound chicken<br>• 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper<br>• 1 to 2 teaspoons crushed red pepper flakes<br>• Salt<br>• 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (from 1 to 2 lemons)<br>• 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Using a pair of kitchen shears, cut out the backbone of the chicken (save it for making stock, if you like). …

Roast Chicken

4 to 6 Servings<p>We cook our chicken in two phases to keep the skin taut and the flesh moist and juicy.<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>1 whole 4-pound chicken, giblets reserved for another use<p>1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, melted<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Rub or pat salt onto breast, …

Recipes

Butterflied Roasted Chicken With Quick Jus Recipe

Making a simple but perfect roast chicken is a technique that should be in every home cook's arsenal. But the reality is that perfection is difficult to achieve, especially if you're trying to roast that chicken whole. The problem is that chicken breasts dry out if cooked beyond 150°F (66°C) or so, …

Wedding photographer uses a ridiculously simple photography hack for stunning results

You’re about to go on holiday and you want to take some epic snaps for the ‘gram.<p>The only thing is…you don’t have any real tools to give your photos …

How To Make Real KFC Chicken (With All 11 'Secret' Herbs And Spices)

The recipe for KFC chicken used to be a closely guarded secret. However, a former KFC employee recently leaked the alleged "11 secret herbs and …

Inside the Brotherhood of the Ad Blockers

Anyone who works in the $200 billion digital advertising industry should be scared of people like Mark Drobnak, because the ad blocker he uses is way …

28 Baking Hacks That Every Kitchen Wizard Should Know About

How to rescue burned cake, separate yolks in a snap, and more.

Joanna Gaines Wishes You Would Cut Back on This One Ingredient in Chocolate Chip Cookies

When it comes to chocolate chip cookies, we are a big fan of Joanna Gaines' sage wisdom: "Depending on what you’re in the mood for, you can add ½ cup …

How to cook without alcohol but get the same flavors

What if you don’t drink alcoholic beverages, for whatever reason, and the ingredient list on the recipe for coq au vin includes 1/4 cup brandy and half a bottle of red wine? Or, a few minutes in, the risotto recipe says, “Toss in one glassful of dry white wine”? Or, to make the batter for an …

What Your Cholesterol Numbers Really Mean

LDL used to be the "bad cholesterol" and HDL the "good cholesterol." That's the tidy story I learned in my grad school lipids class 13 years ago, but …

Holistic Medicine

The £4 Childs Farm Baby moisturiser that mums say can 'cure' children's eczema

A mum has hailed a £4 moisturiser as a 'miracle cure' for treating eczema and psoriasis in adults and children.<p>Mum Paige Sweeney posted on Facebook …

Moisturizers

How to Write a Killer 'About Me' Page

Your “About Me” page is one of the single most powerful ways to define your brand, stand out from your competition, and make potential clients feel …

Marketing

The 16 Best Homemade Snacks to Keep You Full and Happy

24 Fresh and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes Perfect for Spring

Enjoy the season with our best and easiest foil packet dinners yet!<p>We're finally turning a corner into our favorite bright and blooming season, and …

Pita Bread

In the bowl of a heavy-duty electric mixer fitted with a dough hook, combine the yeast, sugar, and warm water; stir to blend. Let the yeast stand …

My Go-To Dish for Welcoming a New Neighbor

Confession: I’m not much of a cook or a baker. I eat a lot of carry-out and bake cakes from a box. When I do decide to whip something up at home, I …

Lazy Dinners That Only Require One Skillet

Sounds pretty amazing.<p>The holiday season is busy, and we know you don’t have a second to spare on that calendar. That’s where these one-skillet meals …

Old-Fashioned Ginger Snaps

This recipe is for classic old-fashioned ginger snap cookies, made with molasses, butter, brown sugar, and spices.

Brioche Burger Buns

Pretty much every burger I’ve had recently that I’ve most enjoyed has been loaded into a brioche bun. This isn’t exactly fast food - you need to …

Apple Pie

Pick a combination of apple varieties for a balance of acid, sugar, and tannin in your pie. But remember that apples must be ripe for full flavor. If the seeds are darkening, the apple is mature.<p>"A good crust can forgive less-than-perfect apples, but a bad crust ruins the pie, apples and</b> …

Baking

Best-Ever Lemon Bars

Stir together butter, 1/4 cup sugar, vanilla and salt. Add one cup flour; mix just until incorporated. Press evenly into the bottom of an aluminum …

These Red Velvet Cupcakes Have a Secret

These red velvet cupcakes might look ordinary, but they are made with a surprising ingredient: fresh red beets. While we’re certainly not opposed to …

A Moment's-Notice Cookie That'll Make You Feel Like a Pastry Chef

<i>We're always on the hunt for back-pocket holiday hosting tips to make this time of year more about celebrating and less about stressing. We've partnered with If You Care to bring you recipes and techniques so that you're ready for the party—even if guests are on their way.</i><p>In the past, we've …

These 3-Ingredient Skillet Tarts Will Make You a Hero

If you love egg and cheese sandwiches (and who doesn't?), you're going to love these breakfast tartlets. While they may <i>look</i> fancy, they are super …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

Recipes