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Pool Room Slaw

A versatile side that doubles as a burger or hot dog topper, too<p>Pool Room Slaw straddles a lot of lines: It’s a bit fresh coleslaw, a bit pickled chowchow, a bit north Alabama, a bit middle Tennessee. One line pool room slaw doesn’t cross: it’s not a cool, creamy, mayo-swaddled salad designed to …

Simple Slice-And-Bake Cheese Wafers

The cheese straw’s good-time cousin<p>Cheese Straws are the elegantly slender couture models of Southern party appetizers. And like couture models, they can’t just be put together at a moment’s notice. Typically the dough is carefully rolled and cut or extruded from a pastry bag or vintage …

Fried Okra, Fried Green Tomatoes, & Fried Pickle Chips

The best ways to fry up your favorite Southern vegetables<p>Walk around any state fair and it becomes pretty clear folks will figure out how to fry just about anything. Snicker bars? Coke? Why not? But frying vegetables is more than just a stunt. It’s an act of culinary genius. (Exhibit A: the French …

The Gold Standard – Garden & Gun

Get a Little Fancy with Your Basic Waffle Batter | MyRecipes

Waffle batter and pancake batter are just about the same thing. Same ingredients, same method, but with a teensy bit more liquid and eggs. If you can …

The Easy Beef Stew We Can't Stop Thinking About

This recipe does double duty. The rich beef stew will keep you satisfied for days and the garlic cream recipe should be tucked away for when you need …

5-Ingredient Sugar Cookies Will Forever Change Your Holiday Baking Game Plan

It's not until I tried a four-ingredient peanut butter cookie recipe that I could believe such a feat is possible. When Philia Kelnhofer's <b>Fast and Easy Five-Ingredient Recipes</b> ($12) (published by The Countryman Press) came out, I turned straight toward the dessert section to see if I could find …

8 Rules To Mastering The Dark Art Of Baking

If whipping up a quick batch of baked goodies doesn't come naturally to you, or even if you find most of your bakes are good but have no idea why …

Baking

This Foolproof Roast Turkey Recipe Will Even Impress Nana

Did you take on the responsibility of roasting a whole Thanksgiving turkey for the first time this year? Deep breaths — we’re here to walk you through a delicious, foolproof turkey recipe that yields the most spectacular results to wow your guests. Our perfect combo of olive oil, fresh citrus, …

The Lemony Chicken Soup We Make All Year Round

Avgolemono might as well be Greek for heaven (it's Greek for egg-lemon)<p>If I could eat only one soup for the rest of my life, avgolemono would probably be the top contender. It has everything one desires of a soup: bright taste, chicken, velvety texture, some vague feeling of virtuousness. No need …

Food Preservation

How to Make Beautiful Midori-Style Traveler’s Notebooks

Hello. My name is Gareth Branwyn and I am a notebook addict. I have co-designed/edited several notebooks, including the Maker’s Notebook, have handmade my own, and have an embarrassingly large collection of commercial blank journals.<p>So, it’s no wonder that I loved Linn’s latest video on her Darbin …

Facebook

I seem to be breaking many rules these days. Particularly, when it comes to eating whole wheat bread. <b>“I’m a loner, Dottie. A rebel.”</b><p>There are many …

16 Books You Need to Read in November

Just in time for your Thanksgiving travel.<p>No matter what kind of book you crave—literary fiction, historical biography, witty self-improvement guide or celebrity tell-all—November promises to deliver all of the above in droves, just in time for your Thanksgiving travel. Click through for our guide …

Books

Chinese Spicy Hot And Sour Soup Recipe

"This has lots of different flavors going on, and is a very special soup to serve your guests. The spicy hot comes from the white pepper, and the …

5 Meals Tyler Florence Thinks Every Millennial Should Master

Listen up: Tyler Florence is about to give you a cooking lesson. I caught up with the chef and Food Network host at his classic San Francisco restaurant, Wayfare Tavern, to discuss the importance of accessible and affordable fresh fruit and vegetables (he participated in Naked Juice's …

Cooking

How To Make Dilly Beans

<b>Prepare the jars:</b> Wash the jars, lids, and rings in warm, soapy water and rinse well. Set aside to dry or dry completely by hand.<p><b>Prepare the beans:</b> …

Spices

No Time for Canning? These 17 Quick Pickle Recipes Have You Covered

Pickling, though one of the oldest known methods for preserving food, is NOT a lost art. It’s a fantastic way to use up summer produce and, best of all, pickled goods make for adorable holiday food gifts. Though canning seems wonderful in theory, it can be extremely time consuming and daunting. You …

Officer convicted at terrorism trial sentenced to 15 years

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- A former transit-agency police officer was sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday after being convicted in a sting operation of attempting to help the Islamic State group.<p>Nicholas Young, 38, of Fairfax, Virginia, became the first law-enforcement officer in the country to be …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Pork Satay I've Ever Had

When my wife, Adri, and I spent a few months traveling through Asia a couple of years back, we made a pact on the very first day we got there, and it was this: If we see smoke or steam coming out of a dark alleyway, we will investigate.<p>That one simple rule served us well, sending us to everything …

A Creamy Cornbread Cake That Needs Nothing Else

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: Resist the urge to dress this cake up -- it's perfect just the way it is.</i><p>I saw my future in this cake, and in my future, I was an …

Dessert

The Best Oils & Techniques for Finishing Wooden Kitchen Tools

Over the past twenty years of working with wood, I have applied many finishes such as soap, shellac, oil, varnish, lacquer, polyester and polyurethane, and urishi. I have poured finishes, mopped them, sprayed, brushed, burnt, rubbed, and polished. I have even experimented with <i>not</i> finishing wood …

Woodworking

5 Hash Brown Recipes That Will Rock Your Morning

<i>ELYSSA GOLDBERG</i><p>When we roll out of bed and our bodies are all "NOW. FEED ME HOT BREAKFAST NOW," reliably salty-starchy aromatic hashes give us life. Some are laced with corned beef; others are composites of whatever we happen to have in our fridges. But they always bring the crispiest bits and …

5 Recipes for Homemade Chutney

Chutney is a popular British condiment for everything from cheese to roasts.<p>Instead of buying a jar, try these five easy DIY recipes including tangy …

15 Bean Minestrone Soup

See that soup right up there…this is a soup that resulted in a “fight over the leftovers” My husband and I had to duke it out for what was leftover …

Food Preservation

Deckopedia

<i>Aug 30, 2016</i><p>By now, lots of kids are back in school and many people are starting to settle back into their post-summer work routines.<p><i>Aug 22, …

Travel

Have You Met the Refreshing Cousin of the Margarita? Let Me Introduce You!

<i>This Grapefruit Paloma recipe is so refreshing and classy! This easy to make tequila based drink is perfect for sipping on this weekend!</i><p>Hey y'all! Have you had a paloma before? It's kind of like the refreshing version of a margarita. Typically made with grapefruit juice, lime juice, tequila, and a …

Homemade Beer Bread Recipe

Beer and bread have similar creation stories: Yeast meets sugar; sugar becomes carbon dioxide and alcohol; tasty carbohydrate is made.<p>So it's only …

Bread

20 Weekend Baking Projects to Conquer This Winter (and Spring!)

Saturday afternoon baking can be a sacred ritual. <b>For the first time all week, you're cooking just for you</b>—not rushing to the store and throwing a meal together for a family that needs to be fed half an hour ago. Or, maybe, you're cooking <i>not</i> just for you for a change; you're hosting a dinner party …

Dessert

The Hot Sauce Field Guide

Tabasco is just the beginning. Here are 23 spicy condiments from around the world you need to try.<p>If you live in the U.S., chances are that when you …