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8 Sandwich Cookie Recipes to Make for the Holidays

With the holiday season in full swing, it's inevitable that your ovens will be working overtime. Since they're already hot, double your cookie fun by whipping up a batch of sandwich cookies. These 8 cookie sandwiches will give you the sugary boost you need to power through the holidays. And if …

11 types of gifts you can make in the kitchen

Handmade gifts are among the best kinds -- especially when they’re edible.<p>If you’re in need of a little inspiration, browse these 11 DIY gift …

5 Greek Cookies to Eat This Holiday Season

When you think Christmas cookies, you probably don’t think about Greece. But Top Chef cheftestant and Kapnos chef George Pagonis is of the opinion …

5 easy sugar cookies to make this holiday season

A Christmas cookie plate is not complete without a batch of sugar cookies. Since these simple cookies are made with little more than pantry ingredients, adding good quality butter and fresh spices — if using — will only make them better. Common wisdom says to chill the dough before rolling it out, …

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16 Noodle Soup Recipes to Slurp Your Way Through All Winter

Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night.<p><b>It's cold, and you could use a pick-me-up.</b> Like, say, a steaming bowl of tender noodles, meat, and vegetables floating in hot broth. Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night. Spoons optional.

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Mexican Wedding Cookies, Russian Tea Cakes: Same Dang Delicious Thing

Mexican wedding cookies are as well traveled as Carmen Sandiego. In some circles, these little treats are known as "Russian tea cakes," while in other places, they masquerade as "Danish wedding cookies." Where I grew up, in Kentucky, they're called "snowballs," but down in Florida, they're …

How to Tie a Butcher's Knot

Tying a roast or a joint is a useful technique that helps it retain a nice shape as it cooks, which leads to both better presentation and more even cooking. Even if you cook a lot of meat, it's very easy to get through life never knowing how to tie a butcher's knot.<p>I used to use regular old square …

How to Trim a Whole Beef Tenderloin for Roasting

Beef tenderloin is the most expensive cut of meat on the steer. At a good butcher or supermarket, a trimmed center-cut tenderloin can run you as much as $25 to $30 per pound! But there are ways to minimize that cost. The best way is to buy the tenderloin whole and untrimmed, bring it home, and trim …

Ham and Cheese Soufflés

In a 2-qt. saucepan, melt 2 tbsp. of the butter over medium-high heat. Add the shallots; cook until soft, 1-2 minutes. Whisk in the flour to make a …

Whole Slow Cooker-Poached Chicken

<i>Nicholas Day o</i><i>n cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: A better -- and lazier -- way to poach your chicken.</i><p>This is the time of year when I catch myself thinking things like, "For my next life, I want to come back as a person with two …

A Salad You'll Want to Eat (Even When Cookies are Everywhere)

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought -- and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually</i> want <i>to eat.</i><p><i>Today: You may think you've lost the ability to digest food other than cookies, cakes,</i> …

Start With: The Ham

From gleaming yuletide beast to savagely picked-over bone, in six relatively easy steps.<p><i>Published in the December 2014 issue</i><p><b>When the writer Dorothy Parker</b> defined eternity as "two people and a ham," she wasn't kidding. Once the plate-sized portions are carved out, you're still left with a mountain …

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6 Hearty One-Pot Meals That Will Have You Winning at Winter

It seems like the overworked meteorologists at the Weather Channel have been busy predicting Nor'easters with a furious frequency. And what's better than a hearty pot of stew to right the wrongs of a wet, treacherous slog home from work? Aside from being filled with slow-cooked, nutritious and …

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How to Cook Pot Roast, Without a Recipe

Pot roast (or pot au feu if you're being fancy) is one of the most satisfying winter dishes. Here's how to nail it, every time<p>A few weeks back, just after Thanksgiving, Hugh Acheson posted this pot roast photo on his Instagram account. Two thoughts popped in my head: 1) Damn, that looks good. 2) …

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14 Incredible Meals We Ate in 2014

14 Incredible Meals You Need to Try Before the End of the Year<p>From fish to French toast, these were our favorite foods of 2014. Eat up if you missed out<p>We’re always hungry for something more. That’s why we cook recipes from chefs in our own home kitchens for sharing on Guy Gourmet. Sometimes we …

A Cookie a Day: Butterscotch Salty Oat Cookies

I am a massive fan of salty-sweet. It makes inhaling cookie after cookie a whole lot easier. It's how I define balanced eating. Salty-sweet treats are perfectly engineered foods.<p>Things are classics for a reason, but a little updating never hurt anyone. And these most certainly will not hurt you. …

The Foolproof Way to Cook Crown Roast of Lamb

Regal. I think that may be the best word for a crown roast of lamb—lamb racks that are tied together end-to-end into the shape of a crown. And just like the crowns that grace the heads of monarchs, crown roast of lamb is all about presentation.<p>That may sound like an argument against making a crown …

Our Best Bites of 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, we've been reflecting on the meals that stood out most—the bites that we just can't stop thinking about.<p>Ed Levine's Best Bite: A Hot Dog in Paris<p>Everyone knows that the best hot dogs in the world are found in Paris. <i>That couldn't be</i>, you're thinking. <i>Croissants, oui, but of</i> …

How to Perfectly Sear a Steak

<i>This article is brought to you by our friends at Electrolux as part of an ongoing series focusing on seasonal ingredients for the holidays. This month we're talking chocolate.</i><p><i>Today: Get the best sear on your steak -- here's how.</i><p>There are few things as satisfying as a perfectly seared thick-cut …

No-Bake, 5-Ingredient Chocolate Bon Bons

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: A no-bake taste of childhood.</i><p>Before my sister and I were old enough to …

Blueberry Muffin Bread

<i>This blueberry bread recipe is so soft and moist and just loaded with fresh blueberries! It is like the best blueberry muffins you'll ever try, but in bread form.</i><p>I love making easy blueberry muffins in the morning. I mean, it's like cake. For breakfast.<p>And errbody knows that blueberries are a …

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This is the Brisket Recipe You Need for Hanukkah

This gigantic brisket from Andrew Zimmern is tender and meaty, with lots of delicious bites of sweet, caramelized fennel alongside.<p><i>This gigantic</i> …

This Holiday, Make the Roast With the Most

Making a show-stopping holiday roast is easier than it looks. This video shows you how.<p>Pulling off a show-stopping holiday roast can seem intimidating. It's an expensive cut of meat, and anxiety about serving an undercooked piece of meat to your friends and family can often lead to dry, stringy …

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The Easiest Holiday Gift: Chocolate Bark

With the holidays around the corner, it can often be intimidating to think of all the potential gifts you need to procure for co-workers, friends and family.<p>But Jacques Torres has a simple, quick and inexpensive solution: chocolate bark. The recipe for this spicy pecan version is easy to make at …

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Cornish Pasty Recipe - Cornish-Style Meat Pies

A Cookie a Day: Peanut Butter Chocolate Thumbprints

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Chocolate and peanut butter is an undeniably good combination. A force to be reckoned with in the realm of flavor combinations. Sure, everyone has their own favorite way to pair the two, their own killer recipe. But here's just one …

7 Bold Spices That Will Liven Up Your Cooking

Life's too short to eat bland food, but chances are, your spice cabinet is filled with listless flakes and powders that do nothing to liven up your cooking. Our recommendation? Toss the paprika and generic “seasonings” and upgrade your pantry to foodie status.<p>In partnership with Toyota, we’ve …

The Best Kind of Gift: 17 Edible Gifts Recipes

The excitement of opening a beautifully wrapped present during the holiday season is great. But what if, when you were to peel back the last of the wrapping paper, a nice homemade treat were waiting for you? Now <i>that</i> would be a memorable gift. This holiday season, why not make your gifts from …

9 Healthy Potato Recipes That Could Maybe, Possibly Help You Lose Weight

Everyone knows that starchy carbs cause weight gain, right? Maybe not in the case of potatoes, suggests a new paper by researchers at McGill …

11 Savory Quiches Perfect for a Party

Quiche is one of the most beloved and easy recipes for entertaining a crowd: With a few eggs, some cheese, and whatever add-ins strike your fancy, …

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