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broccoli melts

Most of my understanding of the category of diner sandwiches we know as “melts” comes from the hyper-local archive of culinary amusements I know as …

Recipes

Rockwell and Sons' Fried Chicken

"If there's a picnic, you bring fried chicken; if there's a graduation you have fried chicken; if there's a death in the family people drop it off so …

Recipes

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

Slow-Cooked Carne Adovada Recipe - Chowhound

Pork is easiest to thaw when placed in the refrigerator in its original wrapping. Small roasts will take three to five hours per pound, while larger …

Cooking

The surprising skin care ingredients hiding in your kitchen

The surprising skin care ingredients hiding in your kitchen<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>Drugstores and department store cosmetic counters are always hawking the newest beauty product with the latest technology, promising to make hair fuller and shiner and skin smooth and …

Skin Care

5 Tips for Impressing Everyone You Meet

An expert's tips for mastering the first impression<p>Quick poll: Have you ever walked into a party, realized that you basically knew no one, and felt totally awkward? We're guessing you answered in the affirmative (we've all been there). Get-togethers—whether it's a business-networking event or your …

30 Super-Easy Healthy Dinners That'll Help You Lose Weight

You'll be counting down the minutes 'til you can make these healthy dinner recipes!<p>When you get home after a long day at work, it can be so tempting to grab takeout or heat up a frozen meal instead of making dinner completely from scratch. After all, you might feel like you don’t have time (or the …

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

Grilled Lemon & Basil Vinaigrette

Preheat indoor or outdoor grill.<p>Cut the lemons in half.<p>Brush the lemon halves with 2 tablespoons olive oil.<p>Lay the lemons onto the grill cut-side …

Recipes

Wrap Sandwich and Burrito Recipes

Stuff tortillas or lavash bread with a variety of fillings -- chicken, beef, vegetables, beans, and more -- to make delicious hot or cold wraps and burritos for lunch today.<p>A tangy, spicy spread made from sour cream, pickled jalapenos, and lime juice adds kick to these wraps stuffed with chicken, …

Cooking

best birthday cake

Some people find out they’re going to be parents and — you know, after the whole “yay babies!” cheer has simmered down a bit — freak out because they …

crispy chewy chocolate chip cookies

Preheat the oven to 325°F (165°C). Grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper.<p>Sift together the flour, baking soda and salt; set aside. In a …

10 Healthy Food Blogs That Make Eating Well Extremely Easy

For many people, eating healthy is a chore. When the world is filled with glorious pastas, the cheesiest of pizzas, and layers of cake, why in the world would we ever bother eating a salad? Well, fellow gluttons, it's because not only is it a good idea for us to eat a vegetable every now in then, …

15 Low-Calorie Chocolate Dessert Recipes

Mouthwatering and decadent, these chocolate desserts make for the perfect low-cal Valentine's Day treat<p>For the ultimate sweet Valentine's Day treat, …

Lemon Poppyseed Yogurt Cake

One of my all-time favorite snacks is a small bowl of whole milk, full-fat yogurt. Sometimes on its own, sometimes with a drizzle of honey or maple …

Paul Hollywood: how to make perfect croissants

It's National Croissant Day, so here is Bake Off king Paul Hollywood's delicious recipe<p>The French have always prided themselves on their artisan bread, and on the bakery that is to be found in every French village, however small, which sells fantastic croissants, baguettes and pastries. And they …

Sensational strawberry recipes

Strawberry season is upon us. We asked chefs and food writers from Lorraine Pascale to Paul Rankin for their favourite recipes<p>There's no taste that evokes the English summer better than a delicious home-grown strawberry, preferably still warm from the sun.<p>The best English strawberries really need …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

You already enjoy hanging out in the kitchen, experimenting with recipes. Why not use those same principles to whip up a mask, scrub, or cream for …

All Natural Beauty: 4 Simple DIY Natural Skin Care Recipes From Mother Earth

Transforming your body care products from harmful to homemade doesn’t need to cost a fortune or take hours of your time.<p>These four simple natural …

carrot cake with cider and olive oil

Not 10 seconds after I hit “publish” on Tuesday’s fall-toush salad, pretty much out of the clear blue sky, wherever it might be hiding, I …

5 Cookies That Are Actually Pretty Good For You

Brace yourself because we’re about to tell you something that’s going to change your life: Cookies can be healthy. Here, six recipes for good-for-you …

Dessert

Watch ChefSteps Decode Animal Cuts, From Tough to Tender

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14 Great Dips for Game Day

Gallery14 Great Dips for Game Day<p>If you're watching football, it's essential to have the perfect dip on hand. When tensions are running high, you need to be able to reach your chip into a delicious dip without peeling your eyes away from the screen. You need to know it'll be just right: gooey, …

18 Little Grocery Shopping Mistakes That Will Cost You Money

Check yourself before you wreck yourself with this list of food shopping mistakes that could bruise your ego — and your wallet.<p>This is a no-brainer, for sure, but we're all guilty of taking a trip to the supermarket when there's a <i>rumbly in our tumbly</i>.<p>Heck, it might even be our own subconscious way …

Personal Finance

The Only 3 Knives You Need

<i>by Rhoda Boone</i><p>Has this happened to you? It's 2 a.m., you've cleaned the freezer out of gelato, maybe had a few beers. Without warning, a gentleman on TV starts cutting through a tin can--with a kitchen knife! Or maybe it's the other guy, the one hawking an entire set of knives--for $29.99! Either …

Knives

The 11 Greatest Recipes to Ever Happen to Kimchi

Kimchi is a spicy, pungent Korean staple on a par with America’s bread and butter: It’s served at every meal, is universally familiar, and has …

Spices

How to Make the Best French Onion Soup

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>In my very first test for this French onion soup recipe, I had a realization: There's no good reason why so much bad French onion soup exists in the world. The thought arrived after I had caramelized a variety of onions in butter, then added some homemade chicken …

Onions

10 of Clara's Favorite Make-Ahead Meals

<i>Merrill's daughter Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon, and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p>Now that Clara has started mixing muffins, cookies, and biscuits, it's high time she upped her game by …

Apple Strudel (Strudel di Mele)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: German name, Turkish origins, northern Italian classic -- in short, a crowd pleaser.</i><p>You may not think of strudel as a classic Italian dish: The name</i> …