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Grilled Dukkah-Crusted Chicken with Lemon Hummus Recipe

My first encounter with dukkah was at my neighbor’s house. She and her husband are world travelers, so it’s no wonder she pulled out this Egyptian …

Recipes

Moroccan Spice Rub

Recipe<p>Yield: Yields about 1/4 cup.<p>If there’s a commercially prepared North African-inspired spice rub that you like, feel free to use it instead for …

Recipes

Saving authentic recipes, one video at a time

These YouTube channels are dedicated to preserving culinary culture.<p>I love YouTube because it can be so educational. I've learned how to change my …

Cooking

How to Grow Cilantro and Harvest Coriander Seeds

<i>Learn how to grow cilantro and harvest coriander seeds in the garden.</i><p>Cilantro Recipes<p>Cilantro (<i>Coriandrum sativum</i>) is really two herbs in one. The …

Gardening

Jujeh Kebab

Nearly effortless, chicken skewers always make a tasty dinner. This Persian recipe uses saffron, turmeric and other spices for a new take on a …

Recipes

Gooey Butter Cake III Recipe

"This cake uses a cake mix to make a crust, over which there is a cream cheese layer. Easy to make."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>…

Dessert

Menchi Katsu (Ground Meat Cutlet) メンチカツ

<i>Have you tried hamburger that is both extra crunchy and juicy? One of the popular yoshoku foods (western style Japanese food) in Japan, these Menchi</i> …

Deep Frying

Elotes Meet Risotto al Salto in an All-Star Mashup

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Video shoots are the best part of my job—I’m not alone with a computer or locked in a kitchen with nothing but a 10-pound bag of basmati rice; I get to be part of a team. A tiny team, but a winning one nonetheless.<p>Shoot days are long, anxiety-ridden, and prone to …

Cooking

Recipe: Watermelon Steaks With Mint Gremolata

Watermelon Steaks With Mint Gremolata<p><b>Serves 4</b><p>Using a vacuum seal to compress the watermelon results in a slightly more dense and meatlike texture. If you don’t have a vacuum sealer, you can still sear the watermelon steaks, although the texture will not be as dense.<p><b>1</b> small seedless watermelon, …

Recipes

How To Make Japanese Curry Roux

<i>Learn how to make Japanese Curry Roux from scratch. Only 5 ingredients! This easy recipe will have you cook up many delicious pots of Japanese …

Curries

Asian-style Creamy Corn Soup | Vegan and super-quick

Heat up the oven to 430°F/220°C.<p>Drain the <b>corn</b> but save the liquid from the can in a separate bowl!<p>Add ⅓ of the corn (without the liquid) to the …

Recipes

The Instant Pot Beef Ragu Recipe We've Already Bookmarked for Fall

Despite the 90-degree temperatures outside, we can't help but think of fall once August arrives. Toward the end of summer, we find ourselves craving …

Cooking

These 14 Easy Pastry Recipes Will Make Your Kitchen Smell Like a Boulangerie

If you have a sweet tooth, you probably don't like to choose favorites when it comes to dessert. Cupcakes, cakes, ice cream, gelato, cookies, you …

Baking

Melton Mowbray pork pie recipe

For the pastry, place the lard, milk and water into a small pan and gently heat until the lard has melted.<p>Sift the flour into a large bowl and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper and mix well.<p>Make a well in the flour and pour in the warm lard mixture. Mix well to combine, until the …

Baking

MSNBC LIVE STREAM

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National Parks

Instant Pot Chicken Stock

<i>Instant Pot Chicken Stock is the perfect base for various dinners. This homemade pressure cooker stock is easy, quick and hassle-free. It’s also rich</i> …

What You Need to Know to Make Bone Broth in the Instant Pot

<b>Preheat the oven to 400°F and rinse the bones.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400<b>°</b>F. Place the bones in a colander, rinse under …

Recipes

Fireweed Jelly

Alaska's wildflowers produce this vibrant jelly.<p>Fireweed, a tall plant with bright magenta flowers, is well-named. Often, it pops up after fires …

Wildflowers

Vietnamese Grilled Pork Bowls

Ingredients<p><b>For the pork:</b><p>1.5 lbs of pork shoulder, trimmed of excess fat and fat cap, thinly sliced (it’s easier to cut the pork shoulder thinly if …

Recipes

The Basics of Homemade Biscuits: Everything You Need To Know

Biscuits are a community thing—they bring people together for breakfast, brunch with friends, weddings, holidays, and beyond. And despite what many …

Baking

Feta Stuffed Grilled Avocados

PREPARATION<p>PREP TIME: 20 minutes<br>COOKING TIME: 15 minutes<br>MAKE AHEAD: Yes<p>1. Combine the stuffing ingredients together in a medium bowl; cover …

Recipes

Pickled Red Onions

There’s hardly a salad, sandwich, plate of eggs, cheese and charcuterie board, or platter of meat that wouldn’t be happier joined by a heap of …

Food

Find your perfect type with the Tinder for fonts

Finding the right font, just like finding the right romantic partner, can be a long, frustrating process. Apps like Tinder have revolutionised how …

Typography

26 Way Cool Ways to Dress Up Tater Tots

Tater tots aren't just a fast food side anymore.<p>Tater tots are a favorite fast food side, but they're also a versatile ingredient you can use at home …

Cooking

Thai Sweet Chili Sauce

If you’re making take-out at home, this Sweet Heat Chili Sauce is a must make. A sweet and sour sauce laced with spicy chili flakes, this makes a …

General Mills

Master These 17 Recipes If You Want to Become a Next-Level French Cook

Once you’ve mastered the basics of French cooking with dishes like vichyssoise and bouillabaisse, you’re ready to move on to more complicated …

Cooking

Mumbai Local infuses Indian street-food flavours into Vancouver's Davie Village

There are two things you won't see on the menu at the new Davie Village restaurant Mumbai Local.<p>One is butter chicken.<p>Owner Shreyash Kulkarni told …

Ice Cream

Asado Con Palta

Sprinkle the roast with salt and pepper, and sear on all sides in the oil in a large pot. Remove to a plate. Deglaze the pot with the merlot. Add the …

Recipes

Recipes: Spicy Korean-style ribs, on the grill

A complex red chili paste called gochujang gives these tasty treats just the right amount of heat.

Recipes

Nepali Momo

Mix together the flour and 1 1/2 cups room temperature water in a bowl. Knead the dough well until it is medium-firm and flexible. Cover and let rest …

Recipes