Brian Shilow

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Why You Should Be Deep-Frying Your $50 Steak (We're Not Kidding)

Don't be afraid to cook that $50 porterhouse steak—this method is fool-proof.<p>We get it: Cooking a steak can be intimidating. Especially a $50 steak. But this technique, from H. Alexander Talbot and Aki Kamozawa, the genius folks behind cooking blog Ideas in Food, is fool-proof. Read on for 8 steps …

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Meat: 28 Tips and Tutorials

How do you cook and shred a pork shoulder? How do you carve a roast chicken? How do you check the temperature on a turkey? What's the secret to …

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You Won't Believe This Shocking New Nutrition Trend

Insects provide the highest-quality protein on the planet—but will you dig in? You will if you know what's good for you<p>Jack Ceadel, the cofounder of Hopper Foods, walks into a Gold's Gym in Austin, Texas, carrying a plastic bucket of prototype protein bars. The afternoon crowd here is his perfect …

The Four High End Steaks You Should Know

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>We do quite a bit of steak talk around here, but we've never covered the true basics: how to pick the one you want.<p>First, a definition. <b>Steaks are basically any piece of meat that falls under the category</b> …

6 Killer Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Combos

Remember your first taste of a grilled cheese with tomato soup? Well, processed cheese and canned soup are for five-year-olds. Blow that memory away …

30 Indulgent Winter Recipes to Help You Add that 'Extra Layer'

As the temperature drops, you *could* buy a new winter coat to stay warm—but it'd be much more fun to add on layers with these mega-indulgent recipes.<p>With bathing suit season months away and nothing stretching before us but a cold, gray, blustery, and desolate winter (ugh), we're setting aside the …

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37 Curry Recipes For When Nothing Else Will Do

Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes).<p>Curry lovers of the world, spice up your life (with these 37 recipes). It's what the Spice Girls (and Future You) would want.

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8 Sweet Potato Recipes You Won't Believe

You’ve probably noticed burlap sacks full of salmon-colored spuds at the market: Sweet potato season is in full swing. But before you set your …

35 Quick Stir-Fry Recipes to Cook on Weeknights

Stir-fries are the ultimate quick, easy, fridge-cleaning meals.<p>When you look into your refrigerator and see nothing but odds and ends—a little old rice here, a bit of steak there, some veggies in the crisper drawer—you might not see a cohesive meal. But oh! There's one to be had, brought together …

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Turmeric Extract Improves Brain Function In One Dose

Contributing writer for Wake Up World<p><i>Your spice rack may contain the safest, most fast-acting, brain-boosting substance medical science has yet to</i> …

This “Golden Honey” Mixture is The Strongest Known Natural Antibiotic

<b>You must prepare this Golden honey mixture because it is the strongest known antibiotic.</b><p>Many of you have already had some experience with turmeric. …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Dinner Tonight: One-Pot Pastalaya + Sazerac

Be honest with yourself for just a moment: Some nights, you don't need <i></i>to eat your vegetables.<p>Some nights, you want only to be alone with a big bowl of something savory and carb-laden, with nothing too virtuous or leafy to distract you from the important business at hand. The best -- the only -- …

Beyond Curry: Crab Masala Fry

In India, fish markets are an assault on the senses. Brightly dressed fisherwomen, baskets laden with all sorts of fins and shells popping out. Cats—lots and lots of them, between your feet, under tables, curled dangerously close to fish chopping boards. It's all very vibrant and chaotic, in a good …

10 Chinese Herbs to Cure What Ails You

Can Chinese herbs cure what ails you? Western medicine, which has been slow to embrace the 5,000-year-old practice of traditional Chinese medicine, …

Chicken Escalopes with Olive, Caper & Tomato dressing - Simply Delicious

By Alida Ryder<p>In Chicken, Dinner/Supper, Gluten Free, Quick and Easy<p>14<p>Subscribe<p>Get all our recipes sent to you for FREE!<p>Easy healthy chicken …

Easy Peasy Veggie Fries Recipe

<i>By Gabrielle. Photos by Lindsey Johnson.</i><p>Here’s another post I wrote for Pottery Barn Kids new Building Blocks blog. It was created and published …

Boozy Guinness Ice Cream Floats | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Who says ice cream floats are only for kids? A scoop of coffee ice cream and a drizzle of chocolate turn rich, dark Irish stout beer into a celebratory dessert drink for adults.<p><b>Boozy Guinness Ice Cream Floats</b><p>1 pint (16 fl. oz./500 ml) coffee ice cream<p>4 Tbs. (2 fl. oz./60 ml) chocolate syrup<p>2 cans …

Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Fresh herbs and sweet carrots update this old-fashioned skillet dinner. Serve with a side of homemade cornbread for a meal that feels homey and special — perfect for fall.<p><b>Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme</b><p>1 1/2 lb. (750 g.) skinless, boneless chicken thighs, fat trimmed<p>Kosher …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …