Gretchen Trkay

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Sweet-and-Spicy Spareribs with Korean Barbecue Sauce

<i>Top Chef</i> winner Mei Lin slow-roasts these ribs in the oven until they’re supertender; then she glazes them on the grill with a sweet and spicy sauce …

Fresh Cabbage, Cucumber and Radish Kimchi

This simple, crunchy kimchi recipe from <i>Top Chef</i> winner Mei Lin cuts the traditional fermentation process down to just five hours. If Lin has any …

Spicy Grilled Chicken with Lemon and Parsley

8 Servings<p>To avoid tearing the skin on the breast or thighs, turn the chickens over by picking them up from the ends of the drumsticks.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup hot smoked Spanish paprika<p>¼ cup kosher salt<p>¼ cup coarsely ground black pepper<p>1½ tablespoons cayenne pepper<p>2 3½–4-pound chickens, …

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A Guide to Slovenia's Best Craft Breweries

Despite its size of 20.273 square kilometers, Slovenia is home to roughly around 28 breweries, making it a perfect destination for any beer connoisseur. The two major brands are Union and Lasko, recently bought by Heineken. Avoid getting sucked into the local debate on which of these two is better …

Dale Talde’s Korean Fried Chicken with Kimchi Yogurt

4 Servings<p>The double-frying technique is the secret to a shatteringly-crisp crust; the first phase sets the spiced batter in place, the second lacquers the chicken with a sticky, crunchy outer layer. And the kimchi marinade? Well, it just makes everything taste better.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kimchi Yogurt<p>1 …

Finally, an appliance that can help newbies and pros alike get canning

<b>Correction:</b> A previous version of this article misstated the capacity of the Ball FreshTech Electric Water Bath Canner and Multi-Cooker. This version has been corrected.<p>This spring, my desire to start canning has been stronger than ever. Maybe it was the seemingly interminable winter. Perhaps it …

Wedding Chicken

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 12 min<p>“When I was getting married, I couldn’t think of a caterer I wanted to use,” says chef Naomi Pomeroy, Expatriate, Portland, OR, “and I didn’t want to ask my staff.” Her solution? Cook for her guests herself. She went with super-simple chicken, powered …

Fried Chicken as It's Meant to Be

<i>You know you love your great aunt's banana bread, but you probably don't know</i> why <i>you do. In Modern Comfort, Ashley Rodriguez from Not Without Salt figures out what makes our favorite classics work, and then makes them even better.</i><p><i>Today: How to crack the code on fried chicken (no matter how far away</i> …

What the Real Irish Eat on St. Patrick’s Day

Ready for another round of watery green beer and corned beef with limp cabbage? Me, neither. St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t have to be all about bad food. In fact, the quality of Irish food is on the rise as more people are beginning to discover the island nation has much more to offer than cliches.<p>For …

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Aromatic Grilled Chicken Thighs Recipe on Food52

• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 teaspoon black pepper<br>• 1 teaspoon garlic powder<br>• 1 teaspoon onion powder<br>• 1 teaspoon dried oregano<br>• 1/2 teaspoon tumeric<br>• 1/4 teaspoon chili powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon paprika<br>• 8 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs<p>Mix the salt together with all of the spices in a small mixing bowl.<br>• Rinse the chicken …

Crispy Chicken and Scallion Waffle Sandwich

For the chicken: In a small bowl, mix together the buttermilk, hot sauce, kosher salt, granulated garlic and granulated onion. Place the chicken into …

Welcome Spring With These 3 New Cocktails

In many parts of the country, we’re finally watching feet of snow melt away, shedding layers and ready to welcome with our arms open wide. Spring may officially be a week away on the calendar but as far as I’m concerned, not having to wear a heavy parka to save me from below zero temperatures is my …

Tiramisu Cupcakes

Turn the traditional Italian dessert on its head by serving it as a cupcake.

Lime Soup (Sopa de Lima)

Heat oil in a 12" skillet over medium-high heat. Working in batches, add tortilla strips, and fry, tossing, until crisp and browned, about 3 minutes. …

17 Melty Paninis You Should Eat for Lunch Every Day

At first glance, the panini is a pretty basic creation. It's essentially a sandwich, but grilled on a <b>panini press</b> that toasts the slices of bread and warms the ingredients within. But the panini has a certain <i>je ne sais quoi</i> that the <b>boring old sandwich</b> or <b>the grilled cheese</b>, its less classy cousin, …

11 Popcorn Recipes to Take Your Movie Night to the Next Level

Here are 11 great ways to eat your popcorn, from buffalo-style to on a sundae.<p><b>Buttered popcorn is an amazing thing.</b> But when you really want to go crazy with your popcorn, we've got you covered. From dried-shrimp salt to various popcorn desserts, we're confident that these 11 recipes are going to …

Decadent ricotta and pancetta gnocchi is the perfect date night dinner

Let's be frank here: You don't want to count the calories in this one, because this is not the usual boiled potato gnocchi you might be expecting. …

Mom's Simple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies | HBHarvest

If there is one thing my mom can make, and make really good, it’s cookies. Today I have Mom’s Simple Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies for you… They are …

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Shawl Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

29 Frozen Puff Pastry Recipes, Both Savory & Sweet

We've got an infinite number of frozen puff pastry ideas. Here are 29 of them.<p><b>Want to stock your kitchen with a</b> secret weapon? From last-minute hors' d'oeuvres to hearty dinners and easy desserts, frozen puff pastry is the workhorse of a busy kitchen (our favorite brand is the all-butter Dufour). …

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Crock Pot Chicken Adobo

<i>Crock Pot Chicken Adobo – the best and easiest chicken adobo in a crock pot. Just add the chicken, garlic and seasonings and dinner will be …

Crockpot Roasted Garlic Tomato Soup - A Duck's Oven

PEOPLE OF THE WORLD! I’m reunited with my crockpot! And yes, it feels oh so good. Funny story: when we got home, my crockpot was the one kitchen item …

No Knead Cinnamon English Muffin Bread

Stir all of the ingredients together by hand in a large mixing bowl (or in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a paddle) just until combined. The …

Parmigiano Reggiano Cookies

Put all the ingredients (except for the sesame seeds!) in a food processor (or the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with a paddle attachment) and …

Free pattern – YoYo Throw

If you’re lucky enough to be curled up on the couch like this lovely lady then you just might have some time to crochet this beautiful Yo Yo style …