Cooking Equipment Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Product Reviews and Recommendations
Before you head to the store, check here first for gift ideas and must-have equipment, as well as candid product reviews that can help you make the best purchase.

Gadgets and Tools
Having the right tool for the job is half the battle in becoming a better cook. Check here for must-have kitchen tools and the latest gadgets and accessories, as well as ideas on how to use them.

Readers' Choice Awards
About.com's annual Readers' Choice Awards chooses the readers' favorite brands and products.

The 7 Best Rolling Pins to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best rolling pins made from wood or marble for making pie crusts, cinnamon rolls, and more.

The 6 Best Salad Spinners to Buy in 2016
Get your greens clean with one of the six best salad spinners on the market from brands like OXO and Progressive.

Bakeware
Reviews and information about baking pans and bakeware

Cookware and Cutlery
Pots and pans, cutlery and other cookware items are indispensable in any kitchen. Learn about different cookware and cutlery shapes, read reviews of cookware and cutlery items and find recipes to cook with various pots and pans.

The 7 Best Casserole Dishes to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best casserole dishes for all your baking needs from brands like Le Creuset, Pyrex, Corningware, Emile Henry, and more.

The 7 Best Cookware Sets to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best cookware sets available now in a range of materials from brands like Cuisinart, Farberware, All-Clad, Calphalon, and more.

The 6 Best Food Dehydrators to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best food dehydrators on the market today to make your own snacks and preserve fresh produce.

Kitchen Gift Guides - Kitchen Gift and Buying Guides
You'll find the perfect gift for anyone with these lists, designed to help you make shopping for cooking equipment easier. These gift guides are perfect for finding a cooking equipment gift for the cook in your life.

Shopping for Kitchen Scales
Learn all you need to know about choosing a kitchen scale.

Indoor Grill Cooking Tips for All Foods
Use these indoor grill cooking tips to get the best results from stovetop or countertop grilling. Find advice for cooking both meat and vegetables.

Cooking Equipment Tutorials and How-Tos
Step-by-step instructions and tutorials for mastering different techniques and methods for various types of cooking equipment.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Begin Kneading Dough in Machine
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta With a Pasta Machine
Fresh homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture. This step-by-step article shows you how to use a pasta machine to make homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Cook and Sauce the Pasta
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Mix the Dough
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Knead the Dough
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Fold the Dough
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Feed the Dough into Machine
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Form the Sheet of Pasta
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Form the Noodles
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Making Homemade Pasta with a Pasta Machine – Keep the Finished Noodles from Sticking Together
Homemade pasta has a superior flavor and texture to the boxed, dried versions. This article shows you step-by-step how to use your pasta machine for making homemade pasta.

Pressure Cookers
A stovetop or electric pressure cooker can reduce cooking time by as much as 70 percent. Safer than yesterday's models, today's pressure cookers are a boon for busy cooks. Here is information on choosing a pressure cooker, as well as recipes and instructions for using yours.

Essential Countertop Appliances for Every Kitchen
The appliances you need for a well-equipped kitchen

Choosing and Buying a Pressure Cooker
When it comes to pressure cookers, there are many choices in terms of brand, size and features. Use this guide to pressure cookers to choose which one is right for you.

Guide to Choosing the Right Cutting Board
Cutting boards range in terms of size, price and what they're made of. Here's what you need to know to choose the best cutting board for your needs.

How to Choose a Food Processor Before You Buy
Shopping for a food processor? Learn about choosing a food processor with the right power, capacity, features and accessories for your needs.

Kitchen Knives and Cutlery Buying Guide
This guide will help you pick the best knives and cutlery for your needs.

Guide to Buying Knives and Cutlery for your Kitchen
Read this guide to help you pick the knives and cutlery for your needs. This page talks about what materials and metals are make the best kitchen cutlery. Page 2.

The 7 Best Wine Glasses to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best wine glasses for red wine, white wine, champagne, and more.

The 6 Best Travel Mugs to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best travel mugs to enjoy your morning coffee on the go.

The 6 Best Personal Blenders to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best personal blenders for smoothies, shakes, and salad dressings from brands like Magic Bullet, Oster, and more.

Food Processors and Blenders - Reviews and Information About Food Processors and Blenders
A must for any home cook, food processors and blenders can help with many kitchen tasks. Here's information on choosing food processors and blenders, the different brands and models available, and tips and recipes to make the most of your machine.

The 6 Best Kitchen Scales to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best kitchen scales on the market for more precise cooking and measuring

Indoor Grills & Griddles
You won't need a patio to grill food if you have an indoor grill. Here are details on the different tabletop and contact grilling appliances available, recipes for grilled dishes, and tips on using your grill.

The 7 Best Indoor Grills and Sandwich Presses to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best indoor grills, griddles, and sandwich presses for your kitchen.

The 7 Best Dutch Ovens to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best enameled and raw cast iron Dutch ovens from Le Creuset, Staub, Lodge, and more

The 7 Best Toaster Ovens to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best toaster ovens available now from brands like Breville, KitchenAid, and Oster.

The 7 Best Pressure Cookers to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best pressure cookers on the market including the Instant Pot and our favorite pressure canner.

Ice Cream Machines
Information, instructions and recipes for ice cream machines.

The 6 Best Ice Cream Makers to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best ice cream makers on the market from brands like Cuisinart and Breville to help you make frozen treats at home.

The 6 Best Electric Kettles to Buy
Shop for the best electric kettles on the market from brands like Cuisinart and OXO.

The 6 Best Cutting Boards to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best cutting boards to buy right now no matter how big your kitchen.

The 7 Best Juicers to Buy
Shop for the best juicers from Hurom, Novis, Omega, and more.

The 11 Best Coolers to Buy in 2016
Shop for the top coolers to keep your food and drinks cold when you're camping, grocery shopping, fishing, boating, river rafting, hunting and more.

The 6 Best Toasters to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best toasters on the market from brands like Breville, Cuisinart and more

Slow Cookers
With a slow cooker, stews and roasts can simmer all day until they're tender and flavorful. Here's what you need to know about the products and brands on the market, how to choose the right size and features, and the best ways to use your slow cooker.

The 6 Best Knife Sets to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best knife blocks on the market for every price range from trusted brands like Cuisinart and Chicago Cutlery.

The 7 Best Food Processors to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best food processors and choppers on the market from KitchenAid, Cuisinart, Magimix, and more.

The 7 Best Slow Cookers to Buy in 2016
Shop for the best slow cookers on the market in a range of sizes from trusted brands like Crock-Pot, Cuisinart, and All-Clad.

How Do I Dispose of Used Cooking Oil?
How do you dispose of cooking oil? There are ways to properly dispose of cooking oil, and that doesn't include pouring it down the sink.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - The Finished Loaf
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - The Second Rise
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Baking Bread Machine Dough in the Oven (Instructions)
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - The First Fold
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Repeat the Second Fold
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Slash the Loaves
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Pat Dough into a Rectangle
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - The Second Fold
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Repeat the Folds
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Instructions on Oven Baking Bread Machine Dough - Transfer to the Pan
Oven baking bread machine dough recipes will give you smaller, more manageable loaves and will impart a different flavor and texture to your bread. Follow these steps for oven baking bread machine dough.

Slow Cooker Recipes - Assorted Slow Cooker Recipes
A collection of slow cooker recipes for everything from main courses to side dishes to desserts and more. Also, instructions on how to use a slow cooker.

What Is a Forged Knife? What Is a Stamped Knife?
What is a forged knife? This article describes a forged knife and the difference between it and a stamped knife and gives advice on which to buy.

Making Homemade Ice Cream Techniques and Tips
Making ice cream at home is a fun and gratifying pastime. Here are some tips for getting the best results when you're making ice cream at home.

How to Make Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken
Making pulled chicken in a slow cooker is easy and only requires a few ingredients. This guide will help you master slow cooker pulled chicken.

How to Make Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken, Step 2
Making pulled chicken in the slow cooker is easy and only requires a few ingredients. Step 2 explains how to fill the slow cooker.

How to Make Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken, Step 3
Making pulled chicken in the slow cooker is easy and only requires a few ingredients. In step 3, the sauce is added.

How to Make Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken, Step 4
Making pulled chicken in the slow cooker is easy and only requires a few ingredients. In step 4, the chicken is shredded.

How to Make Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken, Step 5
Making pulled chicken in the slow cooker is easy and only requires a few ingredients. In step 5, you combine the chicken and sauce.

Taking Care of Your Cooking Equipment
From cleaning hard-to-reach crevices to keeping food-processor blades sharp, find information here on keeping your small appliances and other kitchen tools in tip-top shape.

Caring for Wooden Spoons and Other Utensils
Are wooden spoons sanitary? Yes - wood is highly antibacterial. Find tips on caring for and cleaning wooden spoons and wooden cutting boards.

Culinary Trends and New Products
Keep up-to-date on the latest cuisines, ingredients, and products that will keep your mealtimes fresh and fun.

Ninja Debuts New Coffee Maker with Sofia Vergara
The Ninja Coffee Bar is a coffee maker that aims to offer the performance and versatility for which the company's blenders are known.

Guide to the Best Types of Mixing Bowls to Buy
A set of mixing bowls is truly a kitchen essential. Here's a guide to the different types of mixing bowls so you can choose the best ones for your needs.

What Is PFOA and What Is It Used For?
PFOA is a chemical used to manufacture​ nonstick coatings, such as for nonstick pans. Read more about PFOA to learn if you should be concerned.

Which Slow Cookers Have Delayed Start Timers?
Which slow cookers have delayed start timers? Find out if there's a slow cooker on the market that has a delayed start timer.

Other Cooking Equipment
From specialty appliances like ice cream makers or waffle irons to tools for making favorite ethnic dishes, here's where to find information on a wide range of cooking equipment, tools and countertop appliances. Includes tips on choosing what equipment you'll need and instructions on using certain appliances, plus an assortment of recipes that utilize specialty cooking equipment.

Blender and Immersion Blender Reviews - Reviews of Blenders and Immersion Blenders
Make the best decision when shopping for a blender or immersion blender with reviews of products on the market. Read these reviews of blenders and immersion blenders before you buy.

The 7 Best Blenders to Buy
Shop the best blenders for smoothies, milkshakes, and blended soups from brands like Vitamix, Ninja, Cuisinart, and more.

The 6 Best Water Filters and Filtration Systems to Buy
Shop the best water filters and water filtration systems that remove contaminants, minerals, odors, and more from brands like Brita and Pur.

The 6 Best Microwaves to Buy
Shop the best microwaves for every kitchen from trusted brands like Panasonic, Amana, Cuisinart, and more.

The Best Waffle Makers to Buy
Breakfast lovers rejoice. These are the best waffle makers to buy from trusted brands like Black+Decker, Cuisinart, Oster, and more.

The Best Immersion Blenders
Shop for the best immersion blenders to buy in 2016 to make better smoothies, milkshakes, sauces, soups, and more.

7 Induction Compatible Cookware Lines
A range of induction compatible cookware options.

Chef's Pan
Chef's Pan. Cooking Equipment. Page 7.

Dutch Oven
Dutch Oven. Cooking Equipment. Page 12.

Grill Pan
Grill Pan. Cooking Equipment. Page 8.

Omelet Pan
Omelet Pan. Cooking Equipment. Page 11.

Steamer Insert
Steamer Insert. Cooking Equipment. Page 10.

Double Boiler
Double Boiler. Cooking Equipment. Page 5.

Skillet
Skillet. Cooking Equipment. Page 3.

Saucepan
Saucepan. Cooking Equipment. Page 4.

Saucier
Saucier. Cooking Equipment. Page 6.

Sauté Pan
Sauté Pan. Cooking Equipment. Page 2.

Stock Pot
Stock Pot. Cooking Equipment.

Tagine
tagine, cookware, All-Clad, cooking equipment, All-Clad tagine. Page 9.

How to Identify and Use Different Cookware Shapes
Pots and pans come in many different shapes, each with specific features that make it ideal for certain techniques and types of recipes. This cookware guide will help you identify the characteristics of the wide range of pots and pans, and what purpose each piece of cookware is best suited for.

Pressure Cooker Recipes - Instructions and Recipes for Pressure Cookers
Learn how to use a pressure cooker with these pressure cooker recipes and pressure cooker instructions.

Soup and Stew Recipes - Recipes for Soups and Stews
Cooking equipment recipes for soups and stews.

Recipe for Cranberry Bean, Sausage Kale Stew
Cranberry bean, sausage, and kale stew made in the pressure cooker

A Guide to Pressure Cookers, Slow Cookers, Rice Cookers
All have their place in a well-equipped kitchen. Learn which cooker can be used for which type of recipe and what to look for as you shop for cookers.

Recipe for Poached Chicken or Turkey Breasts
This recipe for poached chicken makes it easy to cook chicken or turkey to use in salads, pot pies, soups, sandwiches and other recipes calling for cooked chicken or turkey.

Recipe for Risotto with Greens and Chanterelles
This recipe for Risotto with Greens and Chanterelles is delicious and easy. It's an ideal recipe to try in an Actifry or a Kenwood Cooking Chef.

How to Make Pumpkin Bowls - Cleaning Out the Pumpkin Bowls
Here's how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls out of mini pumpkins. These little bowls make an attractive presentation for pumpkin soup or other recipes. Learn how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls with these easy step by step instructions

How to Make Pumpkin Bowls - Season the Pumpkin Bowls
Here's how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls out of mini pumpkins. These little bowls make an attractive presentation for pumpkin soup or other recipes. Learn how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls with these easy step by step instructions

How to Make Pumpkin Bowls by Cutting Off the Top
Here's how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls out of mini pumpkins. These little bowls make an attractive presentation for pumpkin soup or other recipes. Learn how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls with these easy step by step instructions

How to Make Pumpkin Bowls - Removing the Top of the Pumpkin Bowls
Here's how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls out of mini pumpkins. These little bowls make an attractive presentation for pumpkin soup or other recipes. Learn how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls with these easy step by step instructions

How to Make Pumpkin Bowls - Bake the Pumpkin Bowls
Here's how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls out of mini pumpkins. These little bowls make an attractive presentation for pumpkin soup or other recipes. Learn how to make mini pumpkin soup bowls with these easy step by step instructions

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Cut Pumpkin in Half
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Cook the Pumpkin
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Check Pumpkin for Doneness
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Puree the Pumpkin
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin for Pies and Other Recipes
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Scrape Out Seeds
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Cook a Pumpkin - Scoop Out the Meat
Learning how to cook a pumpkin is surprisingly easy, and yields pumpkin that is fresher tasting than the canned pumpkin. These easy steps will show you how to cook a pumpkin for pumpkin pie, pumpkin butter, pumpkin bread and more.

How to Make Grit or Risotto Cakes
Grit cakes, polenta cakes or risotto cakes are a great use for leftover grits or risotto.

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Chef's Knife - Guide to Chef's Knife
Read about the characteristics of a chef's knife and what a chef's knife is used for. Page 4.

Paring Knife - Guide to Paring Knife
Read about the characteristics of a paring knife and what a paring knife is used for. Page 5.

Santoku Knife
Read about the characteristics of a santoku knife and what a santoku knife is used for. Page 6.

Utility Knife - Guide to Utility Knife
Read about the characteristics of a utility knife and what a utility knife is used for. Page 7.

Boning Knife
Read about the characteristics of the boning knife and what a boning knife is used for.

Bread Knife
Read about the characteristics of the bread knife and what a bread knife is used for. Page 2.

Carving Knife - Guide to Carving Knife
Read about the characteristics of a carving knife and what a carving knife is used for. Page 3.

Guide to Cutlery and Kitchen Knives - Know Your Knife Shapes
This guide will help you navigate the confusing world of cutlery shapes and figure out which pieces you need for the type of cooking you do.

Recipe for Calzones with Tomato Sauce
Use a bread machine pizza dough and a quick homemade pizza sauce to make these calzones, with your choice of filling inside.

Whisk Buying Guide - Balloon Whisk
Learn about the features of the balloon whisk and what it's best used for.

Whisks Buyers Guide
There are a number of different whisk shapes available. Learn what each shape is best for.

Double Balloon Whisk
Learn about the features of the double balloon whisk and what it's best used for.

French Whisk
Learn about the features of the French whisk and what it's best used for.

Flat Whisk
Learn about the features of the flat whisk and what it's best used for.

Spring Whisk
Learn about the features of the spring whisk and what it's best used for.

Ball Whisk
Learn about the features of the ball whisk and what it's best used for.

Tornado Whisk
Learn about the features of the tornado whisk and what it's best used for.

Main Course Recipes - Recipes for Main Courses and Entrees
Cooking equipment recipes for entrees and main courses.

Crawfish Roll Sandwich Recipe
A riff on the lobster rolls popular in East Coast seafood restaurants, this crawfish roll has a similar flavor, but is jazzed up with capers, red pepper and celery.

Slow Cooker Beef Short Ribs With Tomato Sauce
Succulent and tender beef short ribs can simmer for hours in the slow cooker. Serve this recipe for beef short ribs on a mound of smashed potatoes or buttered noodles.

Cooking Equipment Terms - Definitions of Cooking Equipment Terms
From chinois to saucier, these definitions of cooking equipment terms will help you navigate your way around even the most well-equipped kitchen. Learn what different cooking equipment terms mean.

Review: Zojirushi Home Bakery Supreme Bread Machine
Zojirushi's Home Bakery bread machine is a favorite among baking aficionados, but there are some drawbacks. Here is a review of the Zojirushi bread machine.

Guide to Dinnerware Materials, from Stoneware to Porcelain
Learn all about the different tabletop and dinnerware materials like porcelain, bone china, and stoneware.

Cooking Equipment Reviews and Tips for Kitchenware
The Cooking Equipment site contains information on the world of kitchenware and cook's tools, from essential kitchen appliances like food processors, bread makers, blenders and stand mixers, to more specialized cooking equipment like fondue pots, ice cream makers and indoor grills. Product reviews and recommendations, recipes and how-tos, cookbook reviews, and tips on using and maintaining your kitchen equipment.

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Coming Soon: The KitchenAid Mini and More
New products from KitchenAid, Smeg, Cuisinart, OXO and other top kitchenware brands. See what your favorite kitchenware brands have to offer this year.

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Guide to Buying a Food Steamer
Learn all about the different types of food steamers, various steamer options to buy, and tips for the best steaming results.

Mother's Day Gifts for Moms Who Love to Cook
From a do-it-all appliance to lovely hand soap to a picnic tote, these Mother's Day gift ideas are sure to please any mom who enjoys cooking and food.

Polenta with Peppered Shrimp and Cauliflower Recipe
This polenta recipe is topped with a pepper-seasoned mix of cauliflower, shrimp, and tomatoes.

Blender and Food Processor Recipes - Instructions and Recipes for Food Processors
To make the most of your food processor or blender, here are recipes and tutorials that can help you explore the possibilities of what you can do with your food processor or blender.

How to Make Pesto - Add the Basil
Basil pesto, made with basil plucked right from the garden, is one of summer's greatest pleasures. Here's how to make pesto with your food processor.

How to Make Pesto - Add the Oil
Basil pesto, made with basil plucked right from the garden, is one of summer's greatest pleasures. Here's how to make pesto with your food processor.

How to Make Pesto - Add the Cheese
Basil pesto, made with basil plucked right from the garden, is one of summer's greatest pleasures. Here's how to make pesto with your food processor.

How to Make Pesto - Sauce Pasta with Pesto
Basil pesto, made with basil plucked right from the garden, is one of summer's greatest pleasures. Here's how to make pesto with your food processor.

How to Make Basil Pesto
Basil pesto, made with basil plucked right from the garden, is one of summer's greatest pleasures. Here's how to make pesto with your food processor.

Bread Machines
Mixing, kneading, rising and baking bread is a breeze with a bread machine. Lean about the different models available, how to use your machine to its fullest potential and discover new recipes.

The Best Bread Machine at Every Price
A bread machine will help you have fresh bread, whenever you want it. Find the perfect bread machine at every price with this roundup.

Choosing and Buying the Best Cookware
Know which cookware pieces you need and how to choose the best cookware metals for your needs. Learn all about cookware shapes and materials.

How to Choose the Perfect Bread Machine
A bread machine will give you fresh, warm loaves of bread whenever you want them. Here's what you need to know when you're shopping for a bread machine.

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These Herb and Spice Tools Will Help You Cook With More Flavor
These tools will make your meals more flavorful by allowing you to easily incorporate herbs, spices, and other flavorings.

These Herb and Spice Tools Will Help You Cook With More Flavor
These tools will make your meals more flavorful by allowing you to easily incorporate herbs, spices, and other flavorings.

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Baking Recipes - Recipes for Bread and Baking
Cooking equipment recipes for bread and baking.

Bread Machine Recipes - Instructions and Recipes for Using a Bread Machine
These bread machine recipes and bread machine tips and instructions will teach you what you need to know about using a bread machine

Recipes
Recipes for appetizers, main courses, side dishes, baked goods, desserts and more.

Whole Wheat Bread Machine Pizza Dough
This bread machine pizza dough recipe uses a little whole wheat flour and honey to make a tender crust that's ideal for calzones or pizzas.

Breakfast Recipes - Recipes for Breakfast and Brunch
Breakfast and brunch recipes. Cooking Equipment.

Indoor Grill Recipes - Instructions and Recipes for Using Indoor Grills and Griddles
Use your indoor grill to make these recipes and to use these instructions for indoor grilling.

Recipe for Sweet or Savory Corn Pancakes
This easy recipe for sweet or savory corn pancakes can be served in a multitude of ways - as a sweet meal with maple syrup, or as a base for a savory meal.

Butternut Squash and Ginger Soup Recipe
This butternut squash and ginger soup was created by Danny Boome of Rescue Chef and The Chew, using T-Fal's Ingenio cookware.

10 Must-Have Kitchen Gadgets and Tools
Stock up on these must-have kitchen gadgets and tools. They are sure to make every cook's life a little bit easier.

Review: Victorinox Swiss Classic Chef's Knife
The Victorinox Swiss Classic Chef's Knife has a reasonable price and a stellar performance. Read a review to learn about this kitchen knife.

Homemade Three-Cheese Ravioli Recipe
Homemade ravioli is fun to make if you have the time. This homemade ravioli recipe uses ricotta, mozzarella and parmesan cheese for a flavorful, creamy combination.

Review: Misto Olive Oil Sprayer
The Misto Olive OIl Sprayer is a reusable oil sprayer that allows you to use healthier oils. Read the review of the Misto.

Adjusting Bread Machine Recipes for High Altitude
If you live in a high altitude, bread machine recipes might need to be adjusted. Here's how to adjust your bread machine recipes for high altitude baking.

How Do I Care for My Food Processor and Blender Blades?
Do food processor or blender blades ever need to be replaced or sharpened? This article explains how to clean and care for food processor and blender blades.

Review of the Dash Greek Yogurt Maker
A review of the Dash Greek Yogurt Maker, which makes the process of making homemade yogurt relatively painless.

Comparing SideSwipe and BeaterBlade Mixer Blades
SideSwipe and BeaterBlade stand mixer attachments both make the same promise - to eliminate the need to scrape down the sides of your stand mixer bowl. Here's how the SideSwipe and BeaterBlade products compare

What is BPA?
What you need to know about BPA in cooking equipment and food storage containers.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here are pink kitchenware products that benefit breast cancer research in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sweet and Spicy Dry Rub
Use this dry rub to season chicken or pork. With herbs, garlic, paprika and brown sugar, plus a little kick of cayenne, this dry rub recipe strikes the perfect balance between sweet and spicy.

Recipe for Spice-Rubbed Rotisserie Chicken
You can easily make restaurant-quality rotisserie chicken at home with this recipe. This spice-rubbed rotisserie chicken recipe is easy to make in a countertop rotisserie oven. Roast it in the oven if you don't have a rotisserie.

Quinoa-Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Quinoa-Stuffed Tomatoes are a perfect way to get your fill of summer-ripe tomatoes. These tomatoes are stuffed with a mixture of quinoa and ground turkey, but you can easily make them vegetarian by substituting meatless crumbles for the turkey.

Kitchen Scales at All Prices - Top Choices for Kitchen Scales at All Prices
A kitchen scale is indispensible in the kitchen, whether for precisely measuring ingredients for recipes or portioning out servings. Here are some options for kitchen scales at all prices.

Egg Cookers and Accessories - Buyers Guide
To make soft boiled or hard boiled eggs, nothing beats an egg cooker for ease of use and convenience. These egg cookers offer a wide range of varieties and price points.

Grilled Tuna Steaks with Asian Sesame Crust Recipe
Easy enough for a weeknight, special enough for company, these marinated grilled tuna steaks cook up quickly on a contact grill.

The Coolest Cutting Boards
If you're looking for a cutting board, there are myriad options out there for you to choose from, in all shapes, sizes and materials. Here are some of the coolest cutting boards on the market.

Appetizer Recipes - Recipes for Appetizers, Snacks and Hors d'Oeuvres
Cooking equipment recipes for appetizers, snacks and hors d'oeuvres.

Blenders and Mixers - Blender and Mixer Reviews and Recommendations
Read reviews, recommendations and comparisons of some of the top stand mixers, blenders and immersion blenders on the market, including products from KitchenAid, Cuisinart, Waring, Vita Mix and more.

Blender Manufacturers and Resources
Here is a roundup of the top blender brands on the market.

Dessert Recipes - Recipes for Dessert and Ice Cream
Cooking equipment recipes for desserts and ice cream.

Food Processor Manufacturers and Resources
Food processors and choppers can speed up cooking prep work. Here are some of the top industry brands.

Food Processors - Food Processor Reviews and Recommendations
Choose the best food processor for your needs by reading reviews, recommendations and comparisons of the top food processor brands.

Grills and Griddles - Grill and Griddle Reviews and Recommendations
Can't decide which countertop grill or griddle to buy? Read reviews, product comparisons and recommendations about the different countertop grills and griddles on the market to best choose what works for you.

Side Dish Recipes - Recipes for Side Dishes and Salads
Cooking equipment recipes for salads and side dishes.

Slow Cookers - Slow Cooker and Crock Pot Reviews and Recommendations
Buying a slow cooker, also known as a crock pot, is easier if you know what to look for. Read reviews, comparisons and product recommendations of a variety of slow cookers and crock pots to make a better decision.

Readers' Choice Awards 2012
Nominations, voting and results for the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards in Cooking Equipment.

Recipes and Instructions to Make the Most of Your Cooking Equipment
You've got the gear, now what? Come here to find tips, tutorials and advice on using your cooking equipment. The recipes you find here will help you use your small appliances and tools to their fullest potential.

Bread Machines - Bread Machine Reviews and Recommendations
Can't decide which bread machine to buy? These reviews and comparisons of different bread machines can help you choose a bread machine that's right for you.

Cooking Terms
Explanations and definitions of cooking terms and techniques.

Herb and Spice Guide
A guide to fresh and dried herbs and spices, including description of flavor and common uses.

Kitchen Stores - Profiles and Listings of Kitchen Stores
Shopping for kitchenware and cooking equipment? Check to see what kitchen stores are in your area, or find online retailers.

Product Spotlight - Cooking Equipment Product Spotlight
The cooking equipment product spotlight highlights new and innovative cooking equipment, including tools, gadgets, appliances, cookware, cutlery and more. Check back each week for new products.

Kitchen Gadget Recipes
Recipes that use certain kitchen gadgets or tools.

Cookbooks and Reference Books
A well-chosen library of cookbooks and magazines will ensure constant culinary inspiration, from everyday meals to special occasions. Basic reference cookbooks can school you in the classics, while cookbooks written specifically for certain types of kitchen appliances will help you get the most from your equipment.

Cooking Terms and Ingredients
If you don't know the difference between braising and broiling, or if you're confounded by an ingredient in a recipe, you're in the right place. Cooking terms, spices, unusual ingredients, product terms and more are explained here.

Mixers - Stand and Hand Mixers
Baking and cooking is often simplified by the use of a stand mixer or handheld mixer. Here's the scoop on how to choose the machines you need, as well as recipes and tips for using them.

Beverage Recipes - Recipes for Beverages
Cooking equipment recipes for beverages.

Ice Cream Recipes - Instructions and Recipes for an Ice Cream Maker
Follow these ice cream recipes and instructions for how to use an ice cream maker.

Essential Tools for Making and Serving Salads
All the tools needed to make and serve salad.

How to Use an Ice Cream Maker
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base.

All About Pastry and Basting Brushes
Pastry and basting brush buying guide.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Finishing the Ice Cream
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the ice cream is finished.

Recipe for Asian Lettuce Wraps with Ground Beef
An easy recipe for lettuce wraps with ground beef and Asian slaw.

Review of the Swiss Diamond Nonstick Wok
The Swiss Diamond 11.8-inch nonstick wok is a versatile wok that can really stand up to the heat.

Spiral Vegetable Cutters and Why We Love Them
A look at spiral slicers for making vegetable noodles.

Review of the KitchenAid 5-Speed Blender
Loaded with features, KitchenAid's 5-Speed Blender is one of the most powerful blenders on the market.

5 New Kitchen Electrics You'll Covet
These new kitchen electrics employ clever designs and technology that makes them must-haves for the kitchen.

What is Parchment Paper, and Why Is It Essential in the Kitchen?
The lowdown on parchment paper and the many ways in which to use it.

Chicken Breasts With Leeks & Parmesan Cheese (Recipe)
This chicken recipe is easy and elegant; a sauteed chicken breast is topped with sauteed leeks tossed with Parmesan cheese for an easy chicken recipe that is good enough for company.

Pressure Cooker Brown Rice with Soy and Scallions
This pressure cooker recipe for brown rice seasons it with soy sauce and scallions, making it an ideal side dish for Asian food.

Dash Blender First Test Product Review
The new Dash blender is giving Vitamix and Blendtec a run for their money.

How to Make Homemade Yogurt in a Yogurt Maker
These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt, allowing you to control the quality of milk and the flavorings.

How to Make Yogurt - Bring the Milk to a Boil
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

How to Make Yogurt - Cool to 110˚F
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

How to Make Yogurt - Temper the Milk and the Yogurt
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

How to Make Yogurt - Program the Yogurt Maker
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

How to Make Yogurt - Refrigerate the Yogurt
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

How to Make Yogurt - Fill the Yogurt Containers
With an electronic yogurt maker, it's easy to make your own yogurt, and you can control the quality of the milk you use and the type of flavorings. These step by step instructions will show you how to make homemade yogurt.

The Best Nonstick Cookware - Review of Bialetti Aeternum Line
Bialetti's Aeternum cookware has an eco-friendly ceramic nonstick coating and a cheerful red and white finish. Read the review of this eco-friendly nonstick cookware.

Sauteed Delicata Squash Recipe
You can eat the rind and all with this recipe for Sauteed Delicata Squash, which is a great way to use your mandoline slicer.

Pressure Cooker Black Beans and Chicken Recipe
This quick recipe for pressure cooker black beans and chicken thighs is delicious served over rice or wrapped in a tortilla.

Pressure Cooker Risotto Recipe with Fennel and Bacon
This recipe for pressure cooker risotto takes only 7 minutes at high pressure to cook.

How to Use an Ice Cream Maker
This tutorial demonstrates how to make homemade ice cream in an ice cream maker.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Making the Custard
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the custard base is being prepared.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Tempering the Custard
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the custard base is being tempered.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Cooking the Custard
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the custard base is being cooked.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Straining the Custard
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the custard base is being strained and cooled.

How to Use an Ice Cream Maker
This tutorial demonstrates how to make homemade ice cream in an ice cream maker.

Using an Automatic Ice Cream Maker - Freezing the Ice Cream
With an automatic ice cream maker, you can enjoy homemade ice cream quickly and easily. This tutorial demonstrates how to make vanilla ice cream with a custard base. Here, the custard base is being poured into the ice cream maker.

Recipe for Cookie Press Spritz Cookies
Use a cookie press to form the festive shapes of these spritz cookies. Made with sour cream, these spritz cookies are a tangy variation of sugar cookies, and it's fun to make them with a cookie press.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Saute the onion and garlic
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the onion and garlic are sauteed.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Searing the Meat
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the meat is being seared.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Add the Remaining Ingredients
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the remaining ingredients are added.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Release the Pressure
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the pressure is released.

Making Beef and Guinness Stew with a Pressure Cooker
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. This tutorial is of a classic Irish recipe, Beef and Guinness Stew, but once you master the technique, you can use any combination of vegetables, liquids and seasonings to make your own creations.

Making Beef and Guinness Stew with a Pressure Cooker
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. This tutorial is of a classic Irish recipe, Beef and Guinness Stew, but once you master the technique, you can use any combination of vegetables, liquids and seasonings to make your own creations.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Start the Pressure
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the pressure cooker is put into action.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Cook the Vegetables
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the vegetables are cooked under pressure.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Thicken the Stew
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the stew is thickened.

Making Stew with a Pressure Cooker-Serve the Stew
Making stew in a pressure cooker can give you the same flavor and tenderness as an afternoon of simmering on the stovetop, but in a fraction of the time. Here, the finished stew.

Caring for Kitchen Knives: Dos and Don'ts
Take care of your kitchen knives and they'll last you a lifetime. Follow these dos and don'ts for the best ways to clean and maintain your kitchen cutlery.

Cuisinart Griddler GR-4 Review
This review outlines the pros and cons of the versatile Cuisinart Griddler, which can serve as a contact grill, a grill top, a griddle and a sandwich press.

How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes
Step by step instructions on how to make risotto in the rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add White Wine
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add the Cheese
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add Herbs or Leafy Greens
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes
Step by step instructions on how to make risotto in the rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add the Rice
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add the Vegetables
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Add the Cooking Liquid
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Set the Rice Cooker
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Rice Cooker Recipes – How to Make Risotto Rice Cooker Recipes - Serve the Risotto
Rice cooker recipe for risotto. Includes step by step instructions for making risotto rice cooker recipes in your rice cooker.

Broccoli Pancakes
A recipe for savory pancakes made with broccoli.

Review of Ninja Professional Blender
The Ninja Professional Blender is one of the most affordable high-powered blenders on the market. Read a review of the Ninja Professional Blender.

Interesting Homemade Ice Cream Flavors
Here are interesting and unusual ice cream flavors you can make at home.

Cooking Artichokes in a Pressure Cooker
Making artichokes in a pressure cooker is a quick and easy way to prepare them. Learn how to cook artichokes in a pressure cooker.

Must Have Baking Pans
Guide to essential baking pans

Cream of Broccoli Soup Recipe
Recipe for cream of broccoli soup pureed in a blender or immersion blender.

Recipe for Pinto Beans From Scratch
A recipe for how to cook dried pinto beans on the stove.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Slow Cooker Review – Hamilton Beach 3-in-One Slow Cooker
This slow cooker, or crock pot, has a clever design in which three different sized crocks fit into one base, enabling the cook to make slow cooker recipes for two or for a crowd.

The Best Indoor-Grilled Burger Recipe
Not all burger recipes are as delicious when made indoors. But this recipe, which adds flavor to the meat with the additions of molasses and Worcestershire sauce, gives burgers enough flavor to stand on their own, even without the smoky flavor that's missing from indoor grilling. This burger recipe is ideal for a lean ground meat like bison or turkey.

Shopping for Kitchen Tongs
Learn about kitchen tongs, one of the most indispensable pieces of cooking equipment, and see some of the best models available.

Tools for Making Pastries, Pies, and Tarts
The right pastry tools will help you master making pies, tarts and other pastries. This list of tools for pastry making will help you make the best pies and tarts.

KitchenAid Immersion Blender Review
A review of the KitchenAid Immersion Blender KHB300. This immersion blender is powerful and versatile.

Food Processors: Cuisinart vs. KitchenAid (Comparison)
There's no doubt that Cuisinart and KitchenAid are the reigning brands in the food processor category. Here's a side-by-side comparison between two of their food processor models to help you decide which is for you.

Pressure Cooker Applesauce Recipe
Get the taste of a long-simmered applesauce in minutes by making it in a pressure cooker. This applesauce is chunky, tart and chock-full of cinnamon.

Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes – Recipe for Slow Cooker Chicken and Barley Stew
Hearty barley, savory herbs and chopped vegetables make this Slow Cooker Chicken and Barley Stew one of the tastiest slow cooker chicken recipes around.

Vitamix Blender 5200 Series Review
Vitamix blenders are among the most powerful blenders on the market, and also some of the most expensive. Read the review of the Vitamix 5200 blender to determine if a Vitamix is a good choice for you.

How to Butterfly a Turkey Breast
Learn how to butterfly a turkey breast step by step.

Open the Piece of Meat Flat
You can make rolled turkey dishes, or roulades, if you know how to properly butterfly a turkey breast. This step by step guide will show you how to properly butterfly a boneless turkey breast.

Roll the Roulade
You can make rolled turkey dishes, or roulades, if you know how to properly butterfly a turkey breast. This step by step guide will show you how to properly butterfly a boneless turkey breast.

How to Butterfly a Turkey Breast
Learn how to butterfly a turkey breast step by step.

How to Butterfly a Turkey Breast
Learn how to butterfly a turkey breast step by step.

Tie the Roll
You can make rolled turkey dishes, or roulades, if you know how to properly butterfly a turkey breast. This step by step guide will show you how to properly butterfly a boneless turkey breast.

Continue Cutting the Meat
You can make rolled turkey dishes, or roulades, if you know how to properly butterfly a turkey breast. This step by step guide will show you how to properly butterfly a boneless turkey breast.

Spread the Filling
You can make rolled turkey dishes, or roulades, if you know how to properly butterfly a turkey breast. This step by step guide will show you how to properly butterfly a boneless turkey breast.

Review: Blendtec Designer 625 Blender
A review of the Blendtec Designer 625 Blender.

Vitamix Professional Series 750 Review
A review of the Vitamix 750 blender.

Last-Minute Cooking Gifts for Anyone
These last minute gifts for cooks offer a variety of clever and appealing options.

Gingerbread Oatmeal with Vanilla Cream
A recipe for gingerbread oatmeal with a sweetened whipped cream topping.

Cooking Gift Ideas Under $100
An assortment of gifts for cooks that are $100 or under.

Savory Galette Recipe with Leeks, Arugula, and Feta
A recipe for a savory galette, featuring leeks cooked in cream, baby arugula, and feta cheese on a tender pastry crust.

High Tech Kitchen Gifts
These high-tech and high-end cooking gifts will please accomplished home cooks.

The Hottest Kitchenware Gifts From Your Favorite Brands
Kitchen gifts from favorite brands like KitchenAid and Cuisinart.

Profile of Saladmaster
Saladmaster is a line of cookware and other cooking equipment that can only be purchased through an authorized dealer. Read a profile of Saladmaster and its product line.

iPad Kitchen Accessories
Bring your iPad safely into the kitchen with these covers, mounts and stands.

Panasonic SR NA-10 Rice Cooker Product Review
This Panasonic Fuzzy Logic Rice Cooker does much more than cook perfect rice.

8 Ways to Dress Up Rice Cooker Rice
Use these ideas to dress up plain brown or white rice made in a rice cooker.

Brisket Recipe with Vegetables and Balsamic Jus
Among the best beef brisket recipes are those for the pressure cooker. Pressure cooking brisket takes only an hour and yields tender, moist brisket.

Recipe for Slow Cooker Hoppin' John
Hoppin' John is a Southern rice and bean dish traditionally served on New Year's day to bring prosperity and good luck. This Hoppin' John recipe is made in the slow cooker.

The Best Deep Fryers
This roundup of some of the best deep fryers on the market will help you choose one that works for you.

Basil Pesto Recipe for Your Food Processor
Pesto is a versatile condiment that can be made quickly and easily in a food processor.

Easy Braided Apple-Walnut Strudel Recipe
Frozen puff pastry makes this braided apple-walnut strudel a cinch to make.

Cooking Gift Ideas Under $50
These great kitchenware gifts are under $50 and will please any home cook.

"Leftovers Night" Fried Rice Recipe
A quick and easy fried rice recipe using leftovers.

Best Cooking Gifts for Kids
For kids who love to cook, these pint-sized kitchen tools are ideal gifts to foster a lifelong love for cooking.

Cooking Gift Ideas Under $20
These fun and interesting kitchenware gifts are priced under $20 for people who love to cook.

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Cooking Tools for the Best Thanksgiving Dinner
These cooks tools and gadgets will help you make the best Thanksgiving dinner, from the turkey to the pies!

Recipe for Sauteed Shredded Brussels Sprouts
Even people who think they don't like brussels sprouts will probably like this fresh-tasting dish of tender, sauteed Brussels sprout leaves.

Recipe for Creamy Tomato Soup
A blender or immersion blender makes this easy tomato soup recipe velvety smooth. Use canned roasted tomatoes in this tomato soup recipe for the best flavor.

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Bread Pudding Recipe
Make this bread pudding recipe in the slow cooker while you're finishing dinner preparations and it'll be ready in time for dessert.

What is the Best Cookware for Induction Cooktops?
Find out how to tell what cookware is the best to use on induction cooktops.

Recipe for Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Toppers
An easy chicken pot pie made in the slow cooker, with biscuit crust

8 Baking Tools That Will Improve Your Baking Prowess
A roundup of inexpensive baking tools that can make a big difference in your baking.

Review OXO Cookie Scoop, available in three sizes
The OXO Cookie Scoops come in three sizes and are simple and comfortable to hold.

Tomato and Italian Sausage Pasta Recipe
One of the most satisfying pasta sauce recipes you'll ever make, this tomato pasta sauce includes chunks of chicken Italian sausage to make a hearty meal.

Recipe for Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pine Nuts
Roasted Brussels sprouts have a sweet, rich flavor. Try roasted Brussels sprouts as a side dish for a roast chicken or roast beef.

Recipe for Cornbread Stuffing in the Slow Cooker
Making stuffing recipes in a slow cooker, or Crockpot, frees up your oven for the more important business of roasting the turkey.

Thanksgiving Planning - 9 Ways to Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving planning in advance will make this important holiday meal smoother and more successful. Use this list to plan ahead for preparing Thanksgiving dinner.

Cooking Equipment on a Budget
On a budget? There's no need to spend a fortune on cooking equipment. Choose these kitchenware brands over their pricier counterparts.

FAQ: What is an Offset Spatula
The definition of an offset spatula, and ways you can use one.

Review of Swiss Diamond Nonstick Cookware
Swiss Diamond Nonstick Cookware. Pan pros (durable, oven-safe, heat-retaining) and cons (heavy, expensive, hard to clean.) Worth the price.

Slow Cooker Mustard BBQ Pulled Pork Recipe
This slow cooker recipe for pulled pork replicates hours spent in the smoker or the oven. It has a South Carolina-style, mustard based sauce.

Review of the All-Clad 7-Quart Slow Cooker
The All-Clad slow cooker has an aluminum insert that can be used on the stove.

Recipe for Refreshing Cucumber Yogurt Gazpacho
Gazpacho, or chilled soup, is a refreshing dish, especially in hot summer weather. Try this Cucumber Yogurt Gazpacho, seasoned with garlic, dill and fresh lemon.

Recipe for Pimento Cheese with Green Olives
This pimento cheese recipe is a riff on a Southern classic. It includes roasted pimento peppers, cheese and mayonnaise, and green olives for a briny kick.

Recipe for Homemade Pistachio-Almond Ice Cream
Make your own pistachio ice cream without the garish green hue. This version has a touch of almond extract to boost the rich nutty flavor.

A Tangy Lentil Salad Recipe with Vegetables and a Lemony Vinaigrette
This lentil salad is refreshing and satisfying, with crunchy carrots and bell peppers, and a tangy vinaigrette. It's perfect fare for a potluck.

Recipe for Turkey Breast Roulade Stuffed with Pesto
This turkey breast recipe, with a pesto swirl, will impress your guests with how elegant it looks on the plate, and it only requires a few ingredients.

The Best Cookbooks to Give as Wedding Gifts
A gift of a cookbook will give a couple a lifetime of good meals. Here are some of the best cookbooks to give as wedding gifts.

A Polenta Recipe with Parmesan and Ricotta
Two types of cheeses -ricotta and parmesan- gives this polenta complexity and creaminess. It's a classic side dish that is great with roast chicken.

Vitamix Blender
Kitchenware to register for right now: A really great blender

Le Creuset Dutch Oven
Kitchenware to register for right now: a Dutch oven that'll last a lifetime

Hurom Slow Juicer
Kitchenware to register for right now: a Hurom slow juicer

Boos Board Cutting Board
Kitchenware to register for right now: a serious cutting board