Brandon Kidwell

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Big Mac Dip

This dip is KILLER. We were so excited about this dip and using the biscuits as "buns". And we still don't know what it is about the special sauce …

Recipes

I Tried Cooking Bacon in Water—Here's What Happened

Most of us who eat bacon have a favorite way of cooking it, whether it's baking it in the oven for maximum crispiness or cooking it in a pan. I am …

Recipes

10 Secrets to the Best Guacamole of Your Life

These expert tips will really take your guac game to the next level! We talk about how to prevent browning and which ingredients to include to make …

Flavors

This Technique Makes Pork Chops Taste Better Than Steak

The "other white meat" might finally deserve a turn in the spotlight.<p>I feel bad for pork chops. They’re often overlooked for steak or chicken and …

Cooking

22 of Our Best Grilled Chicken Recipes

Cooking chicken over an open flame renders it irresistibly charred and smoky<p>Burgers and hot dogs are cookout favorites, but chicken deserves a place …

Cooking

Sloppy Joe Mamas Recipe

"I grew up a Manwich® kid, thinking they were the same as sloppy joes. I was dead wrong. This is the real deal. Messy, yummy, kid-friendly perfection …

Recipes

16 delicious strawberry desserts

Summer goals… eat ALL the strawberry desserts! There’s just something special about that sweet fruit we all know and love! Here are 16 irresistible …

Dessert

50 Quick Summer Dinner Ideas For Lazy People

It’s 7 p.m., the sun’s still out and it’s 85 degrees. Do you <i>really</i> want to spend the night in front of the stove? (We didn’t think so.) These 50 …

Cooking

Look like a grillmaster cooking these simple BBQ cola beef ribs

Anybody can make make a solid burger or throw a hot dog on a grill, but when it comes to ribs, you’ve got to be a grillmaster. Or at least that’s …

Cooking

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 …

Recipes

How To Make Easy Pan-Fried Pork Chops — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Here's how you make a pork chop that can truly rival a great steak at home: Brine it with brown sugar, pan-fry it, and then baste it with butter. If …

Recipes

Alert! You're Breading Chicken Totally Wrong

How many times have you thrown your hands up in the kitchen and wondered, <i>is there a faster way to do this</i>? I've spent many an hour pleading at the …

Recipes

Costco Sells Frozen Cauliflower Pizza, and People Are Obsessed

*buys in bulk*<p>We’re always game to try a carb-conscious trade when whipping up our weeknight dinners, especially as balmy summer nights roll around …

Healthy Eating

Delicious Southern Foods the Rest of the World Finds Disgusting

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, these Southern foods are special. They have permanent places in our cookbooks and on our tables. That said, not everyone …

Cooking

Tips on grilling from a country where it’s celebrated as a national holiday

Say the word <i>braai</i> or <i>shishanyama</i> to a South African and you’ll conjure up a host of memories: the smell of lamb chops and boerewors sausage grilling over a fire, the warm sun on one’s face, the camaraderie of friends—and that one epic family argument over how to correctly stack the wood.<p>South …

South Africa

What You Should Be Doing Instead of Marinating Your Meat

Publican Quality Meats's Joe Frietze has a bone to pick with the way you're prepping meat.<p>Whether you're cooking steak or chicken on the grill this …

BBQ

The Secret to Juicy Grilled Pork Chops Every Time

Have you ever eaten a pork chop that’s oddly reminiscent of shoe rubber? Even if it's swimming in a sauce or covered with an exotic spice rub, …

Cooking

5 beer snacks you can make at home to impress your drinking buddies

Sweet Pharoah’s chariot, somebody stop me. It’s not enough I keep nagging you how to do stuff you’ve already been doing your whole life (“Press the toaster lever down firmly and resolutely with the right hand …”), now I’m telling you how to drink beer with your friends? Oh, for the love of ... …

Snacks

The loaf of bread I won't ever stop baking

<b>It's not fancy, but it does the job perfectly.</b><p>I've baked a lot of bread over the years. From chewy slow-rise baguettes and sourdoughs to dinner …

The One Surprising Ingredient This Professional Chef Cannot Live Without

One chef's favorite ingredient is probably in your pantry right now.<p>As a professional cook/person-who-thinks-about-food-all-day, it’s inspiring to …

A 1-Week Dinner Plan & Shopping List for 5 Quick Dinner Recipes on a Budget

Even though I work with and think about food all day as an assistant food editor at EatingWell, I often don’t get the chance to make a weeknight …

3 Easy Chicken Recipes to Make for Lunch

NYC’s fast-casual restaurant Made Nice revamped their menu, introducing new salads, sandwiches, and entrees with a spotlight on chicken. Don’t live …

Recipes

Simple Food, Easy Recipes | Real Simple

I'm having a non-soggy sandwich with a side of saving the environment for lunch. *Takes out Stasher bag*<p>The lighter alternative to traditional …

8 Easy Anti-Inflammatory Chicken Crockpot Recipes You Should Make For Weight Loss

Gut health is on everyone’s mind these days — for good reason. Eating plenty of anti-inflammatory foods balances the levels of good and bad bacteria …

11 Sweet Scone Recipes You'll Want to Bake Immediately

Wherever you stand on the age-old debate of which comes first, jam or cream, one thing is certain: scones are truly delicious. And if you're open to a few lively flavors, we've found some rather worthy additions to add to your repertoire alongside the classic British scone recipe. From chocolate …

The Best One Pot Recipes To Make This Week For Weight Loss, According To A Chef

One of the reasons I don’t cook more is because of the dish situation. There are so many pots, pans and utensils to clean when you’re done. It can …

A Nutritionist Made Your 5 Favorite Comfort Foods Healthier

When I was growing up in the Midwest, comfort food was anywhere and everywhere. (I mean, Michigan is famous for meat, potatoes, and cheese — think of …

How Can You Tell a Great Leader When You See One? Look for This 1 Uncommon Sign

This is the stuff of which legacies are made, careers advance, and companies ultimately flourish.<p>Many of us have to make decisions that define who we are. It's often arriving at the crossroads of choosing between towing the line or doing the difficult, unpopular thing. And sometimes, doing what you …

Leadership

7 Easy, Healthy Dinners You Should Eat This Week

Maybe I say this more often than is appropriate for a food editor who works in the wellness space in 2018, but: I wish people weren't so dogmatic …

How to get perfect crispy bacon without burning it by adding one simple ingredient - and it's not oil

Crispy bacon is one of life's greatest pleasures.<p>Achieving the perfect crisp for your bacon, however, isn't always that easy - there's a fine line …