Richard Phipps

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Always Serve a Thanksgiving Salad

You need a refreshing, raw counterpart to go along with the mashed potatoes, gravy, and stuffing<p>You want people to come to Thanksgiving dinner for the creamy mashed potatoes and buttery stuffing, but stay for the salad. Here's the thing: We all know we need something fresh and light and bracing to …

Food

Pennsylvania Dutch Apple Pie

The hallmark of Dutch apple pie is its creamy apple filling, but we didn’t rely on the traditional cream to achieve it. Instead we added melted …

The Ultimate Guide to the Most Perfect Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes should be so good they don't even need a drizzle of gravy. That means they need to be light and fluffy, creamy and rich, and …

3 Simple Steps for Crispy Skin on Your Turkey Every Time

Crispy turkey skin is quite possibly the best part of the Thanksgiving meal. We know that brining a turkey will yield a roast turkey with moist, …

Our Best Make-Ahead Tips for Your Easiest Thanksgiving Yet

I'm not quite sure how the Thanksgiving dinner evolved into such a big and complicated meal. Who can realistically pull off roasting a massive bird …

Cooking

The Easy Thanksgiving Dessert For "People Who Don't Bake"

By Amiel Stanek<p>Does the thought of baking pies give you hives? Yeah, me too. Enter: Apple Pandowdy.<p>INFOMERCIAL VOICE: <i>Are you a Person Who Doesn't Bake? Do you say "Oh, I don't really like sweets" as a cunning way of avoiding serving dessert to your dinner guests? Does the idea of being asked to</i> …

This Is the Best Recipe for a Classic Roast Turkey

Even when tradition matters above all else, your centerpiece should still taste great.<p>Here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we’ve spent decades devising solutions for all your Thanksgiving centerpiece problems—because that iconic, whole-roasted bird certainly has a few. Most of these solutions involve deconstructing …

Cooking

Simple Homemade Pizza Is the Secret to Rent Week Success

By Alex Delany<p>No, your homemade pizza doesn't have to be beautiful. It just has to taste like a million bucks. Here's how to do it.<p>The more friends you have, the more money you spend. That’s an unfortunate truth for the popular. To be clear, I’m not saying that I’m the most popular guy. (I’m not.) …

Italian Food

18 Essential Thanksgiving Tools

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner is stressful even in the best-case scenarios. Between choosing the right bird, settling on a menu, and stocking your pantry, not to mention <i>cooking</i> the whole thing, there's already plenty on your plate. Toss in the inevitable array of …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

3 Steps to Strong Passwords You Can Remember

Passwords are the house keys to your online accounts, and when they’re hacked, intruders can break in and wreak havoc.<p>To create strong passwords, you …

Boeuf Bourguignon

If there's anyone in the world who will be remembered for changing how Americans cooked, it's, of course, Julia Child. With the publication of her …

200 universities just launched 600 free online courses. Here’s the full list.

If you haven’t heard, universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses.<p>In the past six years or so, close to 800 universities have created more than 8,000 of these MOOCs. …

The Tools 7 Top Pastry Chefs Can't Live Without

From serrated paring knives to tabletop mixers, find out which baking tools the pros rely on.<p>Must-Have Tools<p>For a novice baker, browsing the aisles …

Smoky Slow-Cooker Jambalaya

This is a great dish to make on a chilly autumn weekend since it only takes only about 30 minutes to do the prep work, then you can enjoy the rest of your afternoon while your slow cooker fills your house with the aromas of this iconic Creole dish. All you need to add is a green salad and dinner is …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Memphis Dry-Rubbed Back Ribs

When you go to the barbecue joints in Memphis, you can typically get your ribs wet or dry, the difference being that the wet ribs will be finished …

BBQ

15 ways to be more secure online

Protect your accounts, avoid scams, and keep randos off your Wi-Fi.<p>Welcome to the New World. Email phishing has evolved. Trolls can target your Facebook timeline, and your social security number is probably floating around the internet right now. Even Wi-Fi is no longer <i>completely</i> secure. But it’s …

Information Systems

Forget guitar lessons — this device will teach you how to play like a pro

If you've always wanted to play guitar like Jimi Hendrix but the idea of music lessons gives you high school band flashbacks, don't worry. There's an …

This Is the Most Popular Turkey Recipe on Pinterest

The search for the best Thanksgiving turkey is every cook's quest. There's nothing worse than inviting people over to your home and having the main …