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Slow-cooker brisket tastes like barbecue

Portland, Ore., food blogger Leigh Anne Wilkes believes that using a slow cooker can reduce the stress of holiday cooking. Her new cookbook, “Holiday …

Crock Pot Beef Enchilada Casserole

This easy enchilada casserole is cooked in the slow cooker. The beef and bean mixture is layered with shredded cheese and corn tortillas. Feel free …

Vietnamese Vegetable Pho with Bok Choy and Mushrooms

The secret to a good pho is really all in the broth, since that's where all the flavor comes from. The rest is really optional, so add in or take out …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Shrimp Pad Thai

5 stars based on 31 votes<p>I love this Pad Thai recipe but full disclosure (so the recipe police don’t come after me): it’s not <i>quite</i> authentic. Fact …

Recipes

How to Add Front Bokeh to a Portrait Using Christmas Lights

We’re all familiar with the fuzzy circles that bokeh creates usually behind our main subject, but this lesson is about creating bokeh in <i>front</i> of the …

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Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

You won't be able to eat just one.<p><b>Crust</b><p>20 chocolate sandwich cookies<p>¼ cup brown sugar<p>7 tablespoons butter, melted<p><b>Cheesecake</b><p>32 ounces cream cheese, softened<p>4 ounces melted semisweet chocolate<p>1 tablespoon cocoa powder<p>1½ cups sugar<p>2 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>4 eggs<p>1 ½ cup heavy cream<p>¼ cup powdered</b> …

DIY tortillas take time. These bean-topped corn cakes don’t.

When I think of corn and beans, I naturally think of Mexico, where they — along with chile peppers — form the bedrock of the cuisine. The corn is typically in the form of masa, made into such delights as tortillas, tamales, tostadas and the rimmed masa boats called sopes.<p><i>[Make the recipe: Corn</i> …

Mini Mac and 'Shrooms

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil; add the pasta and cook until al dente, about 9 minutes. Drain the pasta, reserving about 1/4 cup cooking …

10 Vegetarian Food Hacks that will Change the Way you Eat

Looking to take your cooking game to the next level? Look no further than the following vegetarian food hacks that will keep your food delicious and …

Food

The Four-Letter Code to Selling Just About Anything

What makes things cool?<p>Several decades before he became the father of industrial design, Raymond Loewy boarded the SS <i>France</i> in 1919 to sail across the Atlantic from his devastated continent to the United States. The influenza pandemic had taken his mother and father, and his service in the French …

Bob Marley

RAW Photo Workflow In Lightroom, Part Two: Creating Consistent Styles

What if you had four arms, two brains and two computers? I don’t know about you, but I would develop more than one image at a time to double the …

Photos: Eight years of American strip clubs, through the lens of a dancer

‘Love for sale’ in the 1990s<p>Being an artist is never easy. Photographer Juliana Beasley knew this intuitively when she started dancing in 1992. As a …

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No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie Is Perfect For Anyone Who Thinks They Can't Make Pie

It's like training wheels for making pie.<p>If you think you can't make pie, I'm about to prove you wrong. No-bake peanut butter pie is perfect for when you <i>need</i> to make dessert but feel like your baking skills aren't up to par. This is quick, easy, and so good you'll impress yourself when you're done. …

Ultimate Lasagna Recipe, Timballo Teramano made by Nonna Igea, Best Christmas Recipe

Lasagna Recipe | Timballo Teramano<p>No one does it quite like Nonna. This antique lasagna recipe is the ultimate pasta dish with a twist and it will change your life! Enjoyed by my family for generations, it is created with an almost infinite number of hand-made crepes and filled with mince, cheese, …

5 Powerful Habits That Make Your Mind Sharper and Stronger

Give yourself permission to grow.<p><i>How do I grow stronger mentally and change my perspective for good? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur</b> …

Texas barbecue has taken over Toronto. Here’s where to get it.

These new smokehouses are cutting no corners when it comes to brisket, ribs and sausage.

David Chang’s

Unified Theory of<p>Deliciousness<p>THE SECRET CODE TO<p>UNLEASHING THE WORLD’S<p>MOST AMAZING FLAVORS<p>THE SECRET CODE TO UNLEASHING THE WORLD’S MOST AMAZING …

These Simple Hacks Will Make You Super Creative, According to Science

We can all learn to activate the creative side of our brain by doing these things.<p>Here's a riddle for you: A man has married 20 women in a small town. All of the women are still alive, and none of them is divorced. The man has broken no laws. Who is the man?<p>Most likely if you solved this one, it …

You'll Never Buy Ground Beef Again Once You Learn This Hack

Leave it to America's Test Kitchen to come up with the best burger-making technique. It begins with freshly ground meat. I've never attempted to grind my own meat before, as I don't have a meat grinder, but this recipe doesn't require one! All you need is a food processor. Cubes of meat and butter …

Cooking

Sous vide: All about this growing cooking tech trend

If you like to experiment a little in the kitchen, or have foodie friends who enjoy trying new things, you’ve probably already come across the term …

How to Grill Ribs Perfectly Every Time - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs in New</i> …

6 Tips To Become A Great Cook In 1 Month

So, you finally realized that you will have to do some cooking for yourself? You should feel glad that you are thinking about making this step in …

All You Need to Make Barbecue Sauce Is This Formula

Cheaper, tastier, better: It's time to learn how to make homemade barbecue sauce.<p>A good sauce can save your backyard barbecue from charred yard bird to chicken wings so good, you could charge for 'em. The problem is that most store-bought barbecue sauces just aren't that stellar. They're …

BBQ

12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

We asked some of our favorite chefs for twelve essential techniques, plus advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning,</i> …

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21 Recipes We're Bookmarking Just for the Marinades

These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes.<p>These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.

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12 Baking Tricks That Make Food Prep So Much Easier

These are sure to make you seem like the best pastry chef around. (Because you are.)<p>1. Make your own buttermilk using regular milk and lemon juice.<p>Never buy buttermilk again with this trick! Using a 1-cup measuring cup, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar. Fill the remainder of the cup with …

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We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

7-Minute Recipes

From fast hors d'oeuvres to main dishes like chile shrimp with butter beans and lemony couscous, here are amazing 7-minute recipes.