C Johnson

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How to Marinate Chicken Right, Plus Amazing Marinade Recipes

When you marinate chicken, the meat is your blank canvas; the marinade, your palette with which you paint on the deliciousness. And there are so many …

Best no-stress pie crust: The roll and fold method

The pastry investigator hews to scientific method. She formulates her hypothesis: Pastry perfection rests on the ratio of flour to fat to water.<p>She gets to work — years of false starts and soggy pies. Just as she is underlining her final formula — 2 cups flour, 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup water — she …

Watch: Should You Make Homemade Mayonnaise?

Condiments are a staple, but making them is not. In most cases, store-bought condiments are the right way to go — for ease, price, and a little thing called shelf life. Making mustard is tedious, bottled ketchup is pretty unbeatable, and homemade hot sauce rarely works out.<p>But there are a few that …

Food

The 10 Best Meal-Prep and Freeze-Ahead Strategies on the Internet

Imagine having cheap, healthy, delicious meals stocked in your freezer or fridge right now. Nope, you don't need a personal chef for that. All it …

Weight Loss

NFL moms reveal their player sons’ favorite recipes

Want to throw the mother of all Super Bowl parties? Go straight to the source: the women who raised some of the NFL’s toughest players. They fed …

Black Bottom Cupcakes

The base of these cupcakes is a springy chocolate cake called "wacky cake." Made with no butter, eggs or milk and stirred together in one bowl, it …

Breakfast Egg Muffins With Spinach (and Bacon If You Want)

You promise yourself you’re going to wake up earlier. You want to be more “adult-like,” which obviously means waking up with enough time to make …

chicken wonton soup

I don’t know why it took me so long to make this as it combines the only two things I ever want when I’m sick: chicken noodle and wonton soup. The …

Our Top 16 Slow-Cooker Recipes of 2016

We really took on the slow cooker in 2016, publishing dozens of recipes and articles and equipment reviews. Here are our 16 most popular recipes, …

3 Chef-Approved Soup Recipes for a Quick and Healthy Meal

Remember that series <i>Chicken</i> <i>Soup for the Soul</i>? Well, with the temperatures dropping and the sun setting early, we consider ourselves people with souls …

How to Make Better-Than-Delivery Beef Lo Mein

Little white cartons of Chinese takeout have been satisfying hungry Americans for decades, and lo mein is practically a must-order. And what's not to …

Get That Pizza Fix Minus the Carbs With This Chicken Pepperoni Casserole

Is it possible to overload on pizza? Our hearts say no but our bellies say yes. Sometimes we just need to walk away from the dough (so definitely don’t look at these 16 frozen dough recipes). Let’s make that walk a little easier with this pepperoni chicken casserole made with creamy homemade pizza …

Top 10: Fruit Crisps and Cobblers

These amazing recipes include an old-fashioned strawberry rhubarb crisp and a sweet-tart plum cobbler.

You Are Cooking Lentils All Wrong, According to Marcella Hazan

You may love Italian cook Marcella Hazan and her ultraeasy recipes like her famous three-ingredient tomato sauce. Though she left a legacy of incredible cookbooks, her husband gathered the last of her writings to create this latest book release Ingredienti ($20). Truth be told, I was skeptical of …

Cooking

The Greatest Foods That Can Be Made In A Waffle Iron

Cinnamon rolls, chocolate chip cookies and even Sunday spaghetti can waffle.<p>Waffles mean different things to different people. In the U.S., we eat them for breakfast topped with whipped cream and a ton of maple syrup. But in Europe, where they're more of a snack, you’d have a hard time finding a …

Breakfast