Kathy Estes

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The Biggest Mistakes You Make Using Your Slow Cooker

Okay, so it's not entirely a fix-it-and-forget-it appliance.<p>The slow cooker makes meal prep a cinch, but be sure to avoid these common mistakes:<p>1. …

10 unusual herbs to grow

Many of us grow herbs such as rosemary, chives and parsley for their ornamental as well as culinary value.<p>Advertisement<p>Indispensable as these plants …

The Beauty and Ease of Growing Lemongrass

I do a lot of Asian cooking at home, and one of my favorite ingredients to use is lemongrass. It can be added to all types of teas, soups and …

One Ingredient, Many Ways: Basil

Credit: Helen Rosner<p>SWEET<p><b>Basil Gelato</b><br>Sweets like a creamy gelato bring out basil's floral notes.<p><b>Food 52: Wild Berry Basil Panna Cotta</b><br>This creamy, …

Spice Hunting: 5 Tips to Brewing a Better Mulled Cider

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>It became fall in the Northeast this week, and I didn't have to think twice before setting some squash to roast and breaking out the Crock-Pot for some mulled cider. The aroma of apple and spice is torture for my neighbors, but when dinner guests come by, they …

Knife Skills: How to Chiffonade Mint and Other Leafy Herbs

The first step to great food is great knife skills. Check out more Knife Skills this way!<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Cutting a chiffonade (that's super-thin ribbons) of leafy herbs is a nice way to get their flavor evenly distributed around the dish. It's pretty too. The only problem is that …

27 Truly Divine Incarnations Of Fried Chicken

Like a crispy golden-brown phoenix, the chicken spreads it wings and rises from the oil of rebirth.

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