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The Science of the Best Fresh Pasta

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Guess what? If you have flour in your kitchen, you can make pasta. Right now. Got eggs, too? You have everything you need to whip up a batch of silky-smooth fettuccine. Have some cheese or vegetables lying around? You could …

Use Your Slow Cooker for Pull-Apart Tender Pork Shoulder With Tomatoes and Fennel

Pork shoulder is one of my favorite cuts. It's so forgiving, so succulent, and it lends itself to such a wide array of preparations, whether you marry the meat with barbecue sauce or a spice-rub and slow-roast it for sandwiches or tuck it into tacos. Basically, so long as you cook that pork to …

Crock Pot Balsamic Beef Sandwiches with Blue Cheese, Crispy Shallots and Easy Au Jus

Gluten-free Crock Pot Balsamic Beef Sandwiches with Blue Cheese, Crispy Shallots and Easy Au Jus is a restaurant worthy dish that you won’t believe …

Grilled Pineapple Pork Sandwiches

What do you mean by Sugar Free? Sugar Free January…<p>You knew it was coming, right? A bombardment of photos…<p>Monday, Monday, Mondayyyyy. The day where …

Beef Meatballs (Vietnamese)

Put all the ingredients for the meatballs in a food processor and blend until everything is mixed and minced. Transfer to a bowl.<p>Put a little oil in …

Porter-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Slightly bitter and with a deep coffee-like flavor, porter, a very dark ale, makes this braise rustic and hearty. Porter’s toastiness plus the sweetness of root vegetables and the spiciness of Dijon mustard creates a stew full of contrasting, but harmonious, flavors.<p><b>Porter-Braised Chicken with Root</b> …

Destiny - Destiny - 7 Hidden Coins in the Tower - IGN Video

Locations of the seven secret coins hidden in Destiny's hub world.

The Food Lab: How To Make Beef Barbacoa Better Than Chipotle's

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>There's no denying it: <b>People love Chipotle's beef barbacoa</b>. Poke your way around the internet and you'll find that it's as packed with clone and copycat recipes as beans in a burrito. And it's with good reason.<p>By …

3 Rules for the Best Sunday Sauce Ever

Celebrity butcher Pat LaFrieda has written an amazing new cookbook named, simply, Meat. F&W’s Sarah DiGregorio gets his three rules for Sunday</i> …

Marinated Flank Steak

Toast peppercorns, coriander, fennel, chiles de àrbol, and bay leaves in a small skillet over high heat, stirring occasionally, until fragrant, 2 to …

33 Hamburger Recipes For Memorial Day

Gallery33 Hamburger Recipes For Memorial Day<p>I don't know who it is that designated May as National Burger Month, but I'd like to give them a big, sloppy, greasy, onion-scented, cheese-covered kiss on the mouth. Or perhaps just a hug is fine. What better excuse to celebrate our national sandwich …

11 Hottest Restaurants in Phoenix/Scottsdale

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Tres Leches Cake

16 Servings<p>Hailing from Latin America, this tres leches cake gets its name from incorporating three kinds of milk: evaporated, condensed, and regular whole milk.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 …

Dessert

All the Grilled Vegetable Recipes You Can Handle and then Some

They're the perfect sides and mains for summer.<p>Sure, we love a big raw salad, but when you've got a craving for char and smoke, there's nothing better than these grilled vegetable dishes. Here are 41 recipes to get you started, for sides, mains, or even while-you're-grilling snacks.

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5 Links to Read Before Pickling

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Your guide to pickle perfection.</i><p>It's hard to mention pickles these days without an eye roll from someone lamenting their trendiness and their …

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8 Essential Tex-Mex Dishes

More<p>Nacho Generator<p>Build the ultimate custom recipe.<p>I don't know about you, but basically all the Mexican dishes I grew up devouring weren't technically Mexican. Fajitas, chili, nachos—these are all cornerstones of Tex-Mex cuisine. To be fair, for years people living in Texas did refer to these as …

Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

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Pickled Shrimp

Bring Old Bay and 8 cups water to a boil in a 4-qt. saucepan; add shrimp, reduce heat to low, and cook until shrimp are pink, about 2 minutes. Drain …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Crispy Baked Tofu with Honey-Sesame Glaze

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 30 mins<br>• Total Time: 50 minutes<br>• Yield: 4<br>• Category: Entree<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 65 reviews<p>Tender, caramelized …

Cook the Best Meat for Tacos | Men's Health

Flavorful pork shoulder turns fork-tender when cooked slowly. Yes, cooking carnitas takes time, but that’s the point. The more time the pork spends time mingling with the other ingredients in the pot, the more personality it takes on—and the tastier the taco in eventually inhabits.<p>You’ll see other …

Braised Chicken with Shallots & Mushrooms | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Shallots break ground in spring. The purple-hued bulbs have a flavor somewhere between onion and garlic, and they braise to a delectable sweetness. White wine and tarragon enliven this pot, while dried mushrooms provide an earthy undertone.<p><b>Braised Chicken with Shallots & Mushrooms</b><p>4 1/2 lb. (2.25 …

Roasted Salmon Recipe with Miso Glaze that's Healthy, Easy, Delicious

It’s confession time as to what we’ve been up-to at home over the last few weeks. Some of you already know that we’ve been working around the clock …

The Best Cooking Tricks We've Picked Up Over the Years

From the proper way to clean a cast-iron pan to a life-changing pasta trick, here are the best cooking tips and tools we've learned to use over the years<p>People don't just wake up one day and know how to cook. Like any other skill, cooking is a learning process. Whether it's cooking your way through …

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51 Mother's Day Breakfast & Brunch Recipes For an Easy Gift

From french toast to fail-proof frittatas and all the rosé spritzers in between, we've got you covered.<p><b>Everyone knows that Mother's Day is all about brunch</b>. Oh, right, and showing your mom you really appreciate everything she's done for you. Even after that thing last Thanksgiving. Our favorite way …

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One-Pot Wonders: Orecchiette With Shrimp, Spinach, and Mushrooms

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>The idea for this recipe unfolded as many of mine typically do, from a case of serious food envy. During this particular situation, I was in a restaurant and had ordered a lackluster filet of fish that was over-salted and a little soggy. At the table …

The Food Lab Rapido: Mexican Chorizo Tacos

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>As a lover of all things juicy-with-crisp-edges-wrapped-in-a-carb, tacos are high on my list of greatest-form-of-food-ever.<p>Actually, I take that back. I don't love <i>all</i> things juicy-with-crisp-edges-wrapped-in-a-carb, …

The Ultimate Fully Loaded Nachos

When Kenji unveiled his Ultimate Fully Loaded Vegan Nachos back in February, one of the most remarkable things about it, aside from being incredibly delicious, was that we did not already have a regular, <i>non-vegan</i> fully loaded nachos recipe on the site. (Vegans, if you ever feel like second-class …

Ask A Bartender: Good Substitutes for Expensive Spirits

Are more expensive spirits <i>usually</i> better than the bottom-shelf stuff? Sure. But price doesn't always indicate true quality, and sometimes, we just don't have the budget for lots of fancy spirits. We asked bartenders around the country: Which bottles do you find great substitutes for more expensive …

Chinese Cooking 101: How to Marinate Meat for Stir Fries

Anyone who's read our Wok Skills 101 Guide knows that with a stir-fry, having all of your ingredients prepped and ready to go is of the utmost importance. Meat should be sliced, vegetables chopped, sauces mixed, and aromatics minced, all before you turn up that heat.<p>But there's another secret that …

Cuban-Style Skirt Steak + 5 Tips for a Better Sear

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The secret to the perfect pan-seared steak? It's all about the sizzle.</i><p>I won't lie to you -- I like steak. To be specific, I …

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