Bill Powell

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Old-Fashioned Apple Pie

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 425°F. In a large bowl, combine the apples, flour, sugar, vinegar, cinnamon, salt, nutmeg, ginger, and allspice and …

Baking

Cure for Type 1 diabetes imminent after Harvard stem-cell breakthrough

Harvard University has produced the vast quantities of insulin-producing cells needed for transplants<p>A cure for diabetes could be imminent after scientists discovered how to make huge quantities of insulin-producing cells, in a breakthrough hailed as significant as antibiotics.<p>Harvard University …

Rich Gravy

Turkey giblets (including neck) and wing tips from a 12-14-lb. turkey, rinsed<p>5 shiitake mushrooms, trimmed and coarsely chopped<p>2 ribs celery, …

How To Poach an Egg in the Microwave Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

What You Need<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>1 egg<br>1/3 cup water<br>Approximately 1/2 teaspoon vinegar (optional)<p><b>Equipment</b><br>Microwave<br>Microwave-safe mug or small …

Breakfast

Homemade Marinara Sauce Is Easy to Make—If You Avoid These Common Mistakes

Jarred marinara sauce can't hold a candle to the homemade version. Avoid these common mistakes and whip up a batch tonight.<p>Is there any dinner that's easier to make and more satisfying than pasta and marinara sauce covered in a flurry of shredded Parmesan? We think not. But before you reach for a …

Cooking

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 …

Hoarding

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

Breakfast

How to Cook Mussels Like Some Kind of Professional Mussel-Cooker

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Mussels are quick-cooking, inexpensive, and party-friendly. Avoid these common mistakes, and get them right, every time.<p>Quick—name a dish that's inexpensive, quick-cooking, fancy enough for a party, but easy enough to make on a weeknight. If you said mussels, we're on the same …

Seafood

The Absolute Easiest Way to Poach an Egg

Everyone loves a good poached egg. Now not everyone knows how to poach an egg properly.<p>I am no expert, but a friend recently showed me this trick and I just had to share it with you. This cheater trick will help you poach a perfect and delicious egg, and what is even better, you can add seasonings …

6 great chowder recipes to cozy up with tonight

Northern California enjoyed its first significant snowfall of the season earlier this week, and Southern California actually enjoyed a bit of rain. So maybe get in the seasonal mood with a comforting bowl of chowder. We have six great recipes for you to choose from; click on the photos to go to the …

Chowder

13 Briny, Saucy, and Simple Mussels Recipes

Let bivalves be bivalves with these great mussels recipes.<p><b>Mussels are inexpensive, crowd-pleasing</b>, and ludicrously easy to prepare. For proof, look no further than these 13 excellent recipes.

Cooking

Spaghetti with Tomatoes and Anchovy Butter

4 Servings<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces spaghetti<p>4 tablespoons (½ stick) unsalted butter<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>4 garlic cloves, sliced<p>2 pounds medium tomatoes, quartered<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>Chopped tender herbs (such as flat-leaf parsley, tarragon, and/or …

Italian Food

How to Make President Taft's Mussels

It should come to no surprise for those who have seen his bathtub that Taft had a few good recipes on his White House menu.<p><b>President 27: William</b> …

All The Ways You Could Ever Want To Poach An Egg

You got this.<p>Poached eggs are top dog when it comes to breakfast. Their runny yolk feels decadent, yet their clean cooking method makes us feel like we’re making all the right decisions in life. There’s just one problem: they’re kind of intimidating.<p>Some folks swear poached eggs are easy (ahem, …

Kitchens

Vinegar BBQ Mop Sauce - a Carolina-style pork dressing

This tangy vinegar BBQ mop sauce does something magical when added to pork. Here’s how to create your own BBQ sorcery:<p>It’s widely recognised that …

BBQ

You'll Eat Breakfast Every Day (and Look Forward to It) Thanks to These Frittata Recipes

A frittata is hands down one of the best ways to cook eggs. The one-pan dish is quick, easy, and the ultimate blank canvas — you can put just about anything in it, and it'll be good. Put your cast-iron skillet to good use with any of these tasty frittata recipes, from cheesy to protein-packed. If …

Love Me Tender

Whether you’re grilling or stir-frying, ending up with tender, mouthwatering meat is always the goal. Achieving said texture isn’t always so easy. …

I have type 1 diabetes. What types of wine are safer to drink in terms of sugar content?

<b>The question</b><p>I'm a 50-year-old who loves wine but also has been fighting type 1 diabetes for almost 35 years. Other than the obvious ice wines, ports, etc., are there particular grapes that could be considered higher in carbohydrate (sugar) count than others? Does red versus white versus rosé make a …

5 Viral T1D Social Media Campaigns

Social media drives discussions on issues, and the diabetes online community is striving to raise awareness about Type 1 diabetes with some creative …

Diabetes

Artificial Pancreas Better than Conventional Insulin Pumps for Type 1 Diabetes Treatment: Study

Close<p>A clinical trial, carried out by the University of Montreal (Université de Montréal) and Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal (IRCM), …

The Best Crockpot BBQ Chicken

This is going to be the <i>easiest</i> BBQ chicken you have ever made.<p>I’m not joking… this <b>really is</b> going to be the easiest BBQ chicken you have ever made. …

Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork Roast

Easy Recipes · Main Dishes<p>I love the blog Six Sisters Stuff. They have a lot of delicious recipes. And the thing that I like the most is that they …

Cajun Seafood Boil

1 1⁄4 cups kosher salt<p>5 lb. whole live crawfish or frozen seasoned, boiled crawfish, thawed<p>6 ribs celery, cut into 3" pieces<p>2 yellow onions, quartered<p>…

What You Need To Know About Safe Serving Temperatures, And An Award Winning Temperature Guide

I want my meat tender, juicy, and flavorful. I also want it safe. The internal temperature of meat controls all of these things and understanding …

BBQ

Double Crust Apple Pie

Melt 3 tablespoons of the butter in a large, heavy-bottomed saute pan over medium heat. Add the apple wedges and saute until slightly softened but …

Dessert

Road Trip: Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Get away from it all in Cape Breton, the prize of Nova Scotia.<p>With its salt-tanged fishing villages and mountainous interior cloaked in dense woods, Cape Breton is the prize of Nova Scotia, a green getaway splashed with lakes and lapped by the blue waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence and the …

New England

Smart Sponges Could Mean Fewer Injections For Diabetics

For the millions of Americans living with Type 1 diabetes, controlling blood sugar levels is a necessary but often painful way of life.<p>People with …

Diabetes

Simple, Perfect Chili

Now Playing<p>Four-Flavor Sheet Pan Pancakes 00:50<p>Bake four flavors of pancakes on one sheet pan to feed every craving!<p>Now Playing<p>5-Ingredient Mac and …

Cooking

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …