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Quick Full-Flavored Chicken Broth Recipe
Make a rich chicken broth in less than an hour using chicken legs, thighs, and backs.
Mock Mashed Potatoes (Cauliflower) Recipe
Mock Mashed Potatoes (Cauliflower) Recipe. Your guests will probably never know that these rich mashed potatoes contain no potatoes at all. They are made from cauliflower. Great for low-carb diets.
Potato Onion Soup, Irish-Style Recipe
Potato Onion Soup, Irish-Style Recipe. Hearty and filling, this potato soup gets flavor from onions and herbs.
Indian Garam Masala Spice Mix Recipe
This Indian spice blend is not only easy to make at home, it is also far more flavorful when homemade.
Ceviche Recipe - Marinated Fish and Shrimp
Ceviche is a Latin dish made with marinated fish and shrimp. It's bright, flavorful, refreshing, and easy to make. It's great on salads, as a dip, or just eaten plain.
What is cilantro? What is Chinese parsley?
Do you know the difference between cilantro and Chinese parsley? The answer provided within this FAQ may surprise you.
What are garlic chives?
What are garlic chives? How are they different from regular chives? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Sloppy Joe Seasoning Mix Recipe
Keep this homemade mix on hand to make sloppy joes in a jiffy. Recipe may be multiplied.
Classic Chinese Duck Sauce (Plum) Recipe
Chinese duck sauce is made with plums, apricots, sugar, and spices. It is a condiment served with duck, pork, and spareribs.
Super Bowl Recipes and Quick Party Food Tips
Cook up some great eats for your Super Bowl party with these recipes and quick ideas.
Ketchup / Catsup History and Origins
Original ketchup is Chinese in origin and had no tomatoes. Learn about the history of ketchup and catsup.
Almond Equivalents and Substitutions Information
Almond Equivalents and Substitutions Information. How to measure and substitute almonds.
Culinary History - Use of Pepper and Peppercorns
Peppercorns are not only the oldest used spice, but also the most widely-used. Learn more about the history of pepper.
Thanksgiving History - Turkey History
Wild turkeys nearly became extinct and Roosevelt tried to change the date of Thanksgiving. Learn more about Thanksgiving and turkey history.
Herb and Spice Roasted Cornish Game Hens Recipe
Chef's special recipe for cornish hens includes flavorful herbs and spices. This recipe is easy, yet elegant.
Plum Pudding For Christmas Recipe
Julia Child shares this classic holiday pudding recipe, served flaming with a zabaione sauce.
Ground Beef Labels and Fat Content - Home Cooking
Check the labels carefully to find the fat content of ground beef, hamburger, and mince.
What Are Anchovies?
What are anchovies? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What is the difference between tequila and mezcal?
What is the difference between tequila and mezcal? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Broccoli Equivalents, Measures, and Substitutions
How much broccoli do you need and what can be substituted? Learn how to measure and substitute broccoli for recipes.
Rum Cooking Tips and Rum Extract Substitutions
Get tips on cooking with rum, along with substitutions and equivalents.
What Is Sour Cream? - Overview of Kitchen Staple
Find out exactly what sour cream is made of, how fattening it is, and more.
Pumpkin Equivalents, Measures, and Substitutions
Learn how much pumpkin is in a can and how to substitute pumpkin in your recipes.
Macaroni Grill's Scaloppine di Pollo Recipe
This Macaroni Grill favorite combines chicken, artichokes, mushrooms, capers and pasta in a lemon butter sauce.
Sweet Potato Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of sweet potatoes, along with botanical name, common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample sweet potato recipes.
Buffalo Chicken Wings History
The history of Buffalo wings is in dispute. Find out why.
Ground Beef (Or Turkey) Jerky Recipe
Try this less expensive version of beef jerky made with ground beef.
Skillet Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe
Pumpkin seeds are easily toasted in a skillet on the stove-top in a jiffy. Leave them plain or spice them up to suit your personal tastes.
Roast Turkey Breast Recipe
You'll need just a few basic herbs and spices to make this delicious, moist roast turkey breast. Great for small families and those who only like white meat.
Irish Lamb Stew Recipe - Home Cooking
True Irish stew is always made with lamb. Make this stew the day before. It is even better reheated.
Leek Cooking Tips and Hints
Overcooking leeks turns them to slime. Get tips and hints on how to use leeks in your recipes.
Roasted Pomegranate Chicken Recipe
Perfect for any time of the year, tangy pomegranate chicken is a special favorite for Rosh Hashanah.
Jambalaya Fettuccine Recipe
If you love jambalaya, try this version with fettuccine. You can adjust the spiciness of the dish to suit your personal tastes.
Mustard Health Information - Home Cooking
Mustard Health Information. Effects of mustard on your health.
Swiss Diamond Nonstick Cookware Review
Swiss Diamond Cookware Review. Find the pros and cons of this product.
Corned Beef Brisket Storage and Freezing
How long can corned beef brisket be frozen? Find out how to store fresh and cooked corned beef.
Raisin Substitutions and Cooking Tips and Hints
Raisins can help extend bread life as a mold inhibitor. Learn raisin substitutions and cooking tips and hints.
Should Shrimp Be Deveined? Home Cooking Q&A
When cooking shrimp at home, should you devein them? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipe
Pineapple upside-down cake is a classic comfort food. This impressive cake is quite simple to make at home using fresh or canned pineapple.
Quick and Easy Chicken Wellington Recipe
Easy Chicken Wellington Recipe. Leftover cooked chicken or a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken and frozen puff pastry combine in an eye-pleasing and tasty presentation.
Mutton Stew Recipe
Hearty mutton stew is loaded with vegetables and flavor. Lamb may be substituted for the mutton.
Easy Beef Brisket With Vegetables Recipe
Brisket with baby red potatoes, carrots, onion, and garlic all cooked together in a cooking bag makes an easy, hearty meal with little clean-up.
Beef Tenderloin with Mushroom Gravy Recipe
Beef Tenderloin with Mushroom Gravy Recipe. Easy to make but long on flavor, it's the mushroom gravy that shines in this dish.
Homemade Maraschino Cherries Recipe
If you knew how commercial maraschino cherries are made, you would jump at making your own at home.
Tomato Selection and Storage Information.
Tomato Selection and Storage Information. How to store and select tomatoes.
Fresh Tomato Bisque Recipe
Use fresh tomatoes to make a luscious creamy cream of tomato soup.
Pasta with Mixed Seafood (Pasta alla Posillipo) Recipe
Shrimp, squid, mussels, and clams are simmered in a garlic tomato sauce and served over linguine for a seafood feast.
Barley Storage, Cooking Tips, Measures, & Substitutions
Get cooking tips, measures, and substitutions for cooking barley recipes.
Should Spareribs Be Boiled First? - Home Cooking Tips
Should spareribs be boiled first? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
The History of Evaporated and Sweetened Condensed Milk
Learn the history of canned milk and find out why early canned milk was safer than fresh milk.
Seared Sea Scallop Salad with Honey-Lime Dressing Recipe
A light lime and honey dressing gives just enough zing to the delicate flavor of sea scallops served on a bed of mixed greens.
Buying, Selecting, and Storing Horseradish
Freshly grated horseradish may be frozen, but not the whole root. Learn how to buy and store horseradish.
Fruit Pizza Recipe With Cookie Dough Crust
Dessert pizza has a cookie dough crust, a cream cheese sauce, and is topped with your favorite fruits.
Anchovy Cooking Tips and Hints - Little Goes a Long Way
As little as one-eighth of a teaspoon of anchovies perks up a recipe. Learn how to cook with anchovies.
Manhattan Clam Chowder With Bacon Recipe
The basic difference between Manhattan clam chowder and New England clam chowder is the tomatoes.
Buffalo Chicken Wings Copycat Recipe
Here is a copycat recipe for the Anchor Bar's famous original Buffalo wings. You will need a deep skillet or a deep-fryer to fry the chicken wings.
Dark Fruitcake Recipe
This fruitcake recipe is over 100 years old. It takes 2 days to make, and 3 weeks to ripen, but well worth the time.
Orange Marmalade Cornish Hens Recipe
Orange Marmalade Cornish Hens Recipe. Elegant, but unbelievably easy cornish hens with orange marmalade glaze. Also works well with whole roasted chicken.
Salmon Burgers (or Patties) Recipe
Flavorful burgers made with canned salmon may also be used as an entree. These are a fabulous change of pace for any time of the year.
Copycat Twinkies Recipe - Home Cooking
With a little patience and creativity, you can make a reasonable facsimile of those beloved Twinkies® at home.
Cabbage Equivalents, Measures, and Substitutions Information
How much cabbage do you need? This information will help you determine how much cabbage you need for your recipe.
Leek Equivalents, Measures and Substitutions
Mild onions may be substituted for leeks when they are not the main ingredient. Find out how to measure leeks for recipes.
Cooking with alcohol substitutions, tips and hints
Cooking with alcohol substitutions, tips and hints. Find out how much alcohol remains in the recipe after cooking.
Cooking with alcohol substitutions, tips and hints
Cooking with alcohol substitutions, tips and hints. Find out how much alcohol remains in the recipe after cooking. Page 2.
Cooking with alcohol substitutions, tips and hints
Find out how much alcohol remains in the recipe after cooking. Get tips and hints on cooking with alcohol, and learn what to substitute for alcohol in recipes. Page 3.
Acorn Squash Facts, Selection and Storage
This winter squash is the first food cultivated by Native American Indians. Learn more about acorn squash, including its varieties and common names.
Chestnut History - Food History
Chestnuts date back to prehistoric times and are a good source of starch. Learn about the history of Chestnut.
Country-Cured Ham Recipe
Country-Cured Ham Recipe. This cured ham requires at least a day of preparation time, so plan ahead.
Pumpkin Muffins With Cream Cheese Filling (Recipe)
Muffins made with pumpkin puree, cinnamon, and nutmeg have a rich cream cheese filling in the center.
Candied or Crystallized Flowers Recipe
Candied or Crystallized Flowers Recipe. Candied flowers make beautiful decorations for desserts and can last up to one year.
Homemade Japanese Ponzu Sauce Recipe
You can substitute lime juice for the traditional yuzu juice in this Japanese ponzu sauce used as a condiment.
Cheesecake Pecan Pie Recipe
Cheesecake and pecan pie come together to make an irresistably delicious pie that is quite easy to make.
Moros Y Cristianos - Black Beans & Rice Recipe
Black beans and rice is a popular Cuban dish said to bring good luck when eaten on New Year's Day.
Nutty Wild Rice Sausage Stuffing Recipe - How to make rice stuffing recipe
Sausage, mushrooms, walnuts, cranberries, and thyme flavor this easy wild rice stuffing.
Emeril's Homemade Lobster Sauce Recipe
Do not toss those lobster shells. Make this delicious sauce from lobster shells and vegetables.
Sweet and Spicy Raspberry Chipotle Sauce Recipe
This popular raspberry chipotle chile sauce is sweet, savory and packs a kick of heat. Use as a barbecue sauce, glaze, or dip.
Meatball Sliders Appetizer Recipe
These meatball sliders go quick at parties, and they are such an easy appetizer to make. You may use frozen meatballs from the market or your own homemade meatballs.
10 Food Gift Shipping and Mailing Tips
Protecting your food gift through shipping requires forethought. Find out how to get your food gifts to the recipient safely and intact.
Almond Selection and Storage Information
Almond Selection and Storage Information. How to store and select almonds.
Ground Beef Selection and Storage
Do you need ground chuck or ground sirloin for your recipe? Learn to choose the right ground beef and how to store it.
A Brief History of Garlic as a Food Product
From aphrodisiac to being snubbed by foodies, learn about the interesting history of garlic.
Oregano Cooking Tips, Substitutions, and Measures
Marjoram may be substituted for oregano. Get more oregano cooking tips and substitution measures.
Walnut Storage and Selection
Walnuts can easily turn rancid. Learn how to properly store walnuts and how to select the best ones for your recipes.
Pepper and Peppercorn Varieties and Colors
There are many peppercorn varieties and colors from which to choose, but some cause allergic reactions. Learn more.
Beet Facts: Selection, Storage and Tips
Beet Facts, Selection, and Storage - All About Beets. Take a quick look to get information on beets (beetroot) before trying one of the many beet recipes.
Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes Recipe
Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes Recipe. How to dry cherry tomatoes in your oven at home.
Cocoa Pumpkin Brownies Recipe
Traditional chocolate brownies are given a delightfully different lift with pumpkin puree and spices. These brownies are lighter in texture and loaded with chocolate chips.
Acorn Squash Selection and Storage Information
Acorn squash needs careful storage, especially if they are not home-grown. Learn how to select and store acorn squash.
Orzo Rice Pilaf Recipe
This variation of rice pilaf includes orzo, a tiny rice-shaped pasta. It makes an excellent side dish for meat, poultry, seafood, and game. It is quick and easy to make.
Sweet Potato Selection and Storage Information
Raw sweet potatoes should not be refrigerated. Learn how to select and store sweet potatoes.
Strawberry Salsa Recipe
Strawberry Salsa Recipe. Strawberries are mixed with bell peppers, onions, orange juice, lime juice, cilantro, and a touch of spiciness.
Lancaster Chicken Corn Soup Recipe
Saffron gives color and flavor to this homemade chicken soup filled with noodles or homemade rivels and corn.
Quick Recipe for Spicy Peanut Sauce
Peanut butter, garlic, and soy sauce form the base of this spicy peanut sauce used as a condiment. Especially good with poultry.
Gingerbread House Recipe
Making your own gingerbread house is not as difficult as you might think. The dough may also be used for cookies.
Chicken Breasts and Mozzarella Recipe
Chicken breasts are breaded, browned, topped with herbs, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese, then quickly finished in the oven.
What Is Mace?
What is mace? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Mexican Meatball Soup (Albondigas) Recipe
Mexican meatball soup is a Southwestern favorite. It's a filling, comforting meal and quite easy to make at home.
Corn Chowder Recipe
This basic creamy corn chowder is sure to become a family favorite. To change it up, check out the variations using bacon, ham, and or seafood.
Olive Oil Types and Culinary Uses
There are a number of types of olive oils. Learn how to choose the right olive oil for your recipes.
What is culantro? Is it the same as cilantro?
What is culantro? Is it the same as cilantro? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Crystallized Candied Ginger Recipe
Make crystallized or candied ginger at home with a few simple ingredients. It's much better than store-bought and will last for 3 months.
Banana Equivalents and Measures Information
How many bananas do you need for your recipe? Find out how to measure bananas and their equivalents.
How to peel, seed, and juice pomegranates
Extracting the juice from fresh pomegranates is easy. Learn how to peel and juice pomegranates.
Pesto Spaghetti Squash with Mozzarella Recipe
Pesto Spaghetti Squash with Mozzarella Recipe. Spaghetti squash takes the place of pasta, while pesto and mozzarella cheese give depth to this casserole.
Steak Diane Recipe
Wow your guest or loved one with this famous restaurant recipe. Tender filet steaks are smothered in savory mushroom/herb gravy and flamed at the table.
Cookie Recipes. You'll find recipes for pressed cookies, bar cookies, drop cookies, rolled cookies, and more.
Snowflake Sugar Cookies Recipe
Let your imagination run free decorating these scrumptious buttery sugar cookies for the holidays or any day of the year.
Black Beans Recipes Index
Black Beans Recipes. Black beans have become very popular as an ingredient as well as a main dish. These recipes use dried or canned black beans, or black bean paste.
Cilantro Recipes - Coriander Recipes
Cilantro (Coriander) Recipes. Cilantro is an herb. Coriander is the seed of this herb used as a spice. Included here are both cilantro and coriander recipes.
Hot Buttered Rum Mix Recipe
Make this batter up to 4 days in advance to enjoy heart-warming hot buttered rum through the holidays and winter season.
Mushroom Ketchup Recipe with Shallots and Allspice
This is a non-tomato ketchup made of mushrooms, shallots, cloves, ginger, vinegar and spices. Great with meats and poultry.
Swedish Glogg Recipe
Brandy and vodka are combined with fruit, juice, nuts, port wine, and spices to make a potent flaming beverage.
Greek-Style Ripe Olives Recipe
If you have an olive tree, try curing your own ripe olives at home.
Apple Brown Betty Dessert Recipes - Home Cooking
Apple brown betty recipe is a classic dessert dating back to colonial America. Think of it as an apple pie or cobbler with a topping of sweetened, buttered bread crumbs instead of a dough or batter topping.
Refried Beans Recipe Using Cooked Pinto Beans
Start a day ahead to cook the pinto beans before making this Mexican favorite.
Baked Brie in Puff Pastry Appetizer Recipe
Baked brie is one of the most elegant, yet easiest appetizers to make. Brie is wrapped in puff pastry, and it may be prepared up to 2 days in advance.
Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies Recipe
Mint Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies Recipe. Expensive to buy, these light and airy cookies flavored with mint and chocolate are cheap and easy to make at home.
Braised Oxtail with Carrots Recipe
Braised Oxtail with Carrots Recipe. The rich beef flavor of oxtails marries perfectly with the sweetness of carrots. Serve with buttered noodles, rice or mashed potatoes to take advantage of the natural pan gravy.
Grilled Chicken, Yogurt & Cumin (Tavuk Izgara) Recipe
Yogurt, garlic, cumin, and lemon are the flavor-producers for Turkish chicken thighs.
Gold Potato Pie Recipe
Gold potatoes are layered into a savory pie and baked in a bath of milk, heavy cream, garlic, and Parmesan cheese.
Homemade Beef Bouillon Recipe - Homemade Bouillon
Homemade beef bouillon is easy to make, but it is literally an all-day job, so plan ahead.
Fines Herbes Classic French Seasoning Mix Recipe
This classic French herb seasoning mix is easy to make at home. Make it fresh or used dried herbs and store it.
Greek Seasoning Blend Spice Mix Recipe
Here is a Greek influenced spice blend featuring oregano, garlic, onion, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Great on meats.
Pork Loin Steaks with Mushroom Stroganoff Sauce Recipe
Mushrooms, wine, cream, sour cream, and seasonings make an amazing pan sauce for pork loin steaks. Fast and easy to make.
Hash Brown Potato Casserole Recipe
Save time by preparing this easy hash brown casserole in advance. It's great for parties, potlucks, and family gatherings.
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe. This cake is rich, moist, dense, and positively decadent.
Asparagus Omelet With Gruyere Cheese Recipe
Rich and filling, this asparagus omelet is low-calorie and low-carb.
Homemade Coconut Milk Recipe
Do not confuse coconut water fresh from the coconut with coconut milk. It is easy to make your own coconut milk at home.
Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe
Southwest Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe. Mild green chiles, chili powder, and cilantro give a Southwest flavor to chicken corn chowder. Serve in a bread bowl.
Beef Brisket with 40 Cloves of Garlic Recipe
Do not be afraid of the garlic. This may well be the best brisket you have ever tasted.
Apple Chicken Salad Recipe
Apples give a sweet crunch to chicken salad made with ranch dressing. This refreshing recipe is great on sandwiches or on salad greens.
Emeril's Favorite French Toast Recipe
Popular chef Emeril Lagasse shares his favorite French toast recipe which is flavored with orange juice.
How to Make Classic Caesar Salad - Recipe
Classic caesar salad uses romaine, anchovies, Dijon mustard, lemon juice, red wine vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, egg, and Parmesan cheese.
Pomegranate Jelly Recipe
Use fresh pomegranate juice or store-bought to make fabulous jelly. Great for kitchen gifts.
Deep-Fried Pork Loin Roast Recipe
Whole pork loin roast is injected with an apple and garlic marinade, then deep-fried to juicy perfection.
Peach Liqueur Recipe
Peach Liqueur Recipe. Plan at least 4 weeks in advance to make this peach liqueur before it is ready to drink. Great for gifts.
Cranberry-Pecan Stuffing Recipe
Dried cranberries and pecans give a fruity touch to dressing.
Pickled Asparagus With Jalapenos Recipe
Pickled asparagus gets a touch of spice from jalapenos and is flavored with garlic, onions, and dill.
Hard Rock Cafe® Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe
Homemade chicken noodle soup is a favorite of diners at The Hard Rock Cafe. This is a copycat recipe.
Duck Liver Pate Recipe
Duck Liver Pate Recipe. If you can't afford expensive goose liver foie gras, try this simple but elegant pate using less expensive duck livers.
No-Bake Margarita Pie Recipe With Pretzel Crust
Margarita Pie Recipe. Tequila, Triple sec, and limes from the famous cocktail make a no-bake Margarita pie.
Italian Meat Loaf With Ground Beef and Pork Recipe
Italian Meat Loaf Recipe. Use both ground beef and ground pork for a tasty meatloaf flavored with onion, garlic, and Parmesan cheese.
Homemade Corned Beef Recipe - Curing Guide
Homemade Corned Beef Recipe. It's easy to make your own corned beef at home. Just plan ahead. The beef brisket will take about 3 weeks to cure.
Peppermint Candy Canes Recipe
Try making candy canes at home with this easy recipe.
Mansion Barbecue Spice Mix Recipe
This barbecue dry rub spice mix from a popular Texas restaurant is great on grilled steaks.
Chicken, Vegetable, and Rice Soup Recipe
Chicken enriches this hearty vegetable soup with protein. It includes navy beans, zucchini, squash, tomatoes, rice, spinach, and more.
Lentil Pate Recipe With Garlic and Onions
Forget the refried beans and try this tasty spread made with lentils, garlic, and onions. Only takes 25 minutes to prepare.
Stuffed Beef Tenderloin With Wine Sauce Recipe
Beef Tenderloin Stuffed with Roasted Peppers, Spinach, and Goat Cheese with Port Wine Sauce Recipe. The title pretty much says it all. It may look long and lengthy, but it's not difficult or time-consuming.
Mont Blanc (Chestnut Cream Meringues) Recipe
This French recipe piles chestnut puree on top of meringues and is finished with whipped cream for a classic dessert.
Buttermilk Doughnuts With Optional Vanilla Sugar Glaze
These cake-like buttermilk doughnuts are fried and topped with an optional glaze.
Pork Roast with Apple Stuffing Recipe
De-boned pork shoulder roast is stuffing with savory apple dressing makes an impressive presentation but is easy to make.
Homemade Baking Mix Recipe Substitute
Instead of buying Bisquick baking mix, make your own at home with a few simple ingredients.
Flaming Greek Cheese Recipe
Greek cheese slices are fried and flamed.
Old-Fashioned Fruitcakes Recipe
Old-fashioned fruitcake contains 9 different fruits, spices, and nuts, plus brandy for a moist and delicious cake.
Bouillabaisse (Seafood Stew) Recipe
This classic Marseilles seafood stew recipe uses a variety of fish and shellfish to make a seafood-lover's delight.
Best Crab Cakes Recipe
These best ever crabcakes are well-seasoned, yet the sweet flavor of the crab still shines through. May be served as an appetizer or main course entree.
Italian Fennel Pork Sausage with Asiago Cheese Recipe
Italian Fennel Pork Sausage Recipe. Fennel seed is one of the main ingredients in Italian sausage. Try making your own at home. You can use a food processor to chop up the pork. This sausage is just as good in patties as in casings.
Tuna Chops with Lemon Cream Sauce Recipe
Look no further for a super-fast dinner with a gourmet flair. Treat your tuna right with this fast and easy lemon cream sauce.
Hot Cross Buns Recipe
Hot Cross Buns Recipe. Hot Cross Buns are a traditional favorite for Good Friday, Easter, and throughout the Lent season, but they are enjoyable year-round. Yeasty rolls are filled with currants or raisins and nuts, then topped with a cross of icing.
Stuffed Bell Peppers With Anchovies Recipe - Peperoni Ripieni
Use different colored peppers with this stuffing flavored with onion, garlic, anchovies, raisins, pine nuts, and olives.
Pfeffernusse Cookies Recipe
These spiced, peppery cookies are popular year-round.
Chicken and Dumplings Recipe
Potatoes make the dumplings light and airy while an amber lager gives richness to the chicken stew. Don't miss the variations.
Avocado Bread With Pecans Recipe - Home Cooking
Slightly sweet quick bread is an unusual way to use avocados.
Turkey Tetrazzini With Spaghetti Squash Recipe
Turkey Tetrazzini with Spaghetti Squash Recipe. Spaghetti squash takes the place of pasta in traditional turkey tetrazzini.
Wild Turkey Recipe With Honey & Bourbon
Wild turkey (or domesticated) strips are marinated in honey, bourbon, mustard, and Worcestershire sauce.
Skillet Chili Mac Recipe
This is a great way to stretch a pound of ground beef to feed a big family. The bright Mexican flavors in this Chili Mac are infinitely better than any box mix.
Chicken Deviled Eggs Recipe
Tired of the same old deviled eggs? This flavorful twist is sure to delight your family and guests.
Apple Coffee Cake Recipe
Deliciously-moist apple coffee cake goes together fast. It's perfect for breakfast or dessert.
Baked Blueberry & Peach Oatmeal Recipe
Oven-baked oatmeal is enriched with peaches and blueberries. No stirring needed, and you can prep it the night before.
Yam Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of yams, along with botanical name, common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample yam recipes.
Basil Selection, Storage, and Varieties
There are more than 60 varieties of basil, including purple. Find out how to select and storage basil.
Saffron Storage and Forms
Proper storage is essential for expensive saffron. Saffron threads may be re-used. Find out how.
Maple Syrup Storage, Cooking Tips, and Substitutions
Identifying real maple syrup, storage, substitutions, and maple syrup cooking tips.
Thanksgiving Recipes for Dummies Cooking Tips - Turkey Recipes
Thanksgiving recipes for dummies cooking instructions. For novices, learn how to make basic favorite Thanksgiving turkey and side dishes. For experienced cooks, get some new ideas.
The History of Broccoli as Food
What is broccolini? Broccoli is related to cabbage and cauliflower. Learn more about broccoli history.
Creamy Salmon Pasta Recipe (For Canned or Fresh Salmon)
Packed with flavor, this creamy salmon pasta is fast and easy. It uses canned salmon for convenience, and you can have this delicious meal on the table in less than 30 minutes.
Easy Caribbean Island Lime Shrimp Recipe
Caribbean Island Lime Shrimp Recipe. Instead of paying big bucks for that name-brand lime shrimp in the freezer case, it's easy to make your own at home with a simple marinade and a flash in the pan.
Banana Ketchup Recipe - Home Cooking
Although there is a little tomato in this ketchup, it's the flavor of the bananas that shines through.
Best Recipes for Baking or Roasting a Whole Chicken
These are the best recipes for baking or roasting a whole chicken.
Best Recipes for Baking or Roasting a Whole Chicken
These are the best recipes for baking or roasting a whole chicken.
Bacon Cheddar Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe
Bacon Cheddar Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe. A comfort food for many, these twice-baked potatoes are kicked up with bacon, Cheddar cheese, Parmesan cheese, sour cream and chives.
Cracker Barrel Country Cornbread Dressing Recipe
Cracker Barrel Country Cornbread Dressing Recipe. Now you can make your own Southern-style cornbread at home with this recipe from the popular down-home Cracker Barrel restaurant chain.
Fresh Broccoli Selection, Storage, and Cooking Tips
Fresh broccoli should not be stored in an airtight bag. Find out why and learn how to properly select and store broccoli.
Best Way to Properly Clean Fresh Leeks
Leeks are magnets for dirt because of their many layers. Learn how to clean and prepare them properly for your recipes.
Cob Loaf and Spinach Dip Appetizer Recipe
Americans know this as a spinach dip in a bread bowl. In New Zealand and Australia, it is known as a cob loaf, a deliciously cheesy spinach dip perfect for a party appetizer.
London Broil Braised in Stout Recipe
London Broil Braised in Stout Recipe. Stout beer tenderizes oven-baked London broil roast and makes a rich, robust gravy.
Sauteed Filet Mignon With Balsamic Vinegar Sauce Recipe
Sauteed Filet Mignon Recipe. Filet mignon steaks are quickly sauteed and served with a balsamic vinegar pan sauce.
Hot Dog, Wiener & Frankfurter Storage/ Cooking Tips
Don't prick your hot dogs. Find out why, plus more storage and cooking tips for hot dogs, wieners, and frankfurters.
Scallop Selection, Storage, and Home Cooking Tips
Scallops should not be white. Learn how to select, store, and cook scallops.
Creamy Lentil Soup With Caramelized Onion (Dal Shorva)
Ginger flavors the creamed lentil soup and spiced carmelized onions make a fabulous garnish for this rich soup from India.
Beef Tenderloin in Mushroom Port Sauce Recipe
Mushrooms and port wine flavor the sauce for luscious beef tenderloin. Impressive enough for guests, yet easy enough for any family dinner.
Jerusalem Artichokes / Sunchokes Cooking Tips
Jerusalem artichokes may be used as a soup thickener. Learn more about cooking with sunchokes.
Pomegranate Cooking Tips, Equivalents, and Measures
Cooking tips for pomegranates, including how to measure for recipes.
Caviar History - the History of Caviar as Food
Fancy enough for royalty, yet once served for free in saloons, check out the fascinating history of caviar.
Pecan Measurements, Substitutions, and Cooking Tips
Find out how many pecans you need for your recipes along with cooking tips such as how to toast pecans and more.
Mustard Seed Types - Black, Brown, and White
Most of us are used to standard yellow prepared mustard, but there are many wonderful varieties of seeds and prepared mustards to experiment with.
How to Reconstitute Sun-Dried Tomatoes
How to reconstitute sun-dried tomatoes.
Bagel Storage and Slicing Tips
Learn how to properly store and slice bagels.
Coffee Syrup Recipe
Coffee Syrup Recipe. Coffee syrup can be used to flavor drinks, cakes, or used as an ice cream topping.
Sweet and Spicy Mango Chutney Recipe
Spicy and sweet, mango chutney makes a great condiment for pork and poultry.
Atkins Low Carb Bake Mix Clone Recipe
Try this homemade baking mix instead of the commercial mix for low carb recipes.
Chicken Lasagna Recipe - Home Cooking
Chicken Lasagna Recipe. Chicken, cheese, herbs, and tomatoes are layered into a low-fat, low-calorie lasagna packed with flavor.
Champagne Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe
It's so easy to make a quick champagne vinaigrette to make your salads special. Great way to use up leftover champagne.
The Effects of Caviar on Your Health
Caviar Health Information. The effects of caviar on your health.
Sticky Garlic Chicken Skewers Recipe
The marinade for these low-fat chicken kebabs contains garlic, honey, ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, and mustard.
Pumpkin Cooking Tips
Learn how to fix stringy or wet pumpkin puree and get more pumpkin cooking tips.
Tortilla Soup (El Torito's Sopa de Tortilla) Recipe
This hearty chicken soup with a Mexican flavor is loaded with chicken, carrots, potatoes, tomatoes, and zucchini.
Alfredo-style Sauce with Fettuccine (Low-Fat Pasta) Recipe
Reduce the fat content of fettuccine Alfredo by using 1-percent fat milk, nonfat sour cream and nonfat Parmesan cheese topping.
Spinach Pie With Cheese and Eggs Recipe
This savory spinach pie recipe gets richness from cream cheese, cheddar cheese, and eggs.
Ginger Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of ginger, along with common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample ginger recipes.
Graham Cracker and Graham Flour History
Graham crackers are made from graham flour, but what is graham flour? Learn about the history of graham flour and crackers.
What is a she-crab?
What is a she-crab? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Paprika Storage and Cooking Tips
Paprika loses flavor and color when improperly stored. Learn how to cook with paprika.
Russian Beet and Potato Salad Recipe
Beets add the Russian flair to this otherwise traditional potato salad with the addition of carrots and mustard.
Fondue History - The Origins of Fondue
Fondue is not limited to cheese and/or chocolate. Bone up on the history of fondue and let everyone cook their own food.
Creamy Tarragon Sauce Recipe
Full of flavorful tarragon, chervil, and basil with the tang of sour cream, use this as a dipping sauce for shrimp, chicken, or beef.
Broiling Tips - Expert Guide to Broiling Food
Get broiling tips and hints and learn how to use your oven broiler to properly cook foods.
Absolute Best Passover Chicken Broth Recipe
Absolute Best Passover Chicken Broth Recipe. You don't have to be Jewish or wait for Passover to make incredible homemade chicken stock.
Chicken and Sun-Dried Tomatoes Pasta Recipe
Linguine is topped with chicken in a wine sauce flavored with sun-dried tomatoes, vegetables, and fennel.
Parsnip Storage and Selection
Overly large parsnips have a woody, bitter core. Learn how to choose the best parsnips for your recipes and how to properly store them.
Seafood Paella Recipe
Seafood, rice, vegetables, and saffron are the key ingredients in a classic paella.
What Is a 7-Bone Roast? - Home Cooking
What is a 7-bone roast? Learn how to identify and cook a beef 7-bone roast.
Sauerkraut Spareribs Recipe - Home Cooking
This simple, hearty meal pairs sauerkraut with country-style pork spareribs enriched with beer, onions, and spices.
Coke Brisket With Gravy Recipe
Cola not only tenderizes this brisket, it also makes a fabulous gravy, along with garlic, onion, celery, tomato sauce, and dry onion soup mix..
Feta Cheese Storage and Cooking Tips
Freezing of feta cheese is not recommended, but can last 3 months with proper storage. Get tips on feta storage and substitutions.
Pate de Foie Gras History and French Law
Pâté de Foie Gras is regulated by French law. Learn more about the history of pâté and how to properly serve it.
Basic Mayonnaise Recipe
Homemade mayonnaise is easy to make in a blender or food processor. Flavored variations are also included.
Yukon Gold Potato History
Gold potatoes are new to the USA, but not to Europe. Learn more about the history of gold potatoes.
Feel Good Chicken Soup Recipe
Classic chicken soup has celery, carrots, onions, garlic, and rice. The sherry wine adds depth, but may be omitted.
Basil and Sunflower Seed Pesto Recipe
Basil, garlic, sunflower seeds, and Parmesan cheese blend into pesto which is tossed with hot pasta for a quick meal.
Easy Baked Shrimp With Panko - Recipe
Easy Baked Shrimp Recipe. Slightly spicy with a hint of sweetness, this shrimp recipe bakes quickly in the oven.
Sesame Seed History - History of Sesame Seeds as Food
Sesame Seed History - The history of sesame seeds as food.
Homemade Sour Cream From Heavy Cream and Buttermilk
Make your own homemade sour cream from heavy cream and buttermilk.
Crockpot Irish Lamb and Vegetable Stew Recipe
Crockpot Irish Stew Recipe. Let your crockpot do the work on this hearty Irish stew made with lamb and vegetables.
Bouquet Garni Recipe - Home Cooking
Bouquet garni is a classic herb mixture used in cooking meats and vegetables.
How To Microwave Roast Peanuts Recipe
Learn how to on roast peanuts in your microwave.
Turmeric Indian Spice - Description
Often misspelled as tumeric, it is a pungent Indian spice, used in many blends as a flavoring and coloring agent. The flavor is buttery and slightly bitter.
How to Cook Bacon in the Microwave
Cooking bacon in the microwave is fast and easy. Learn how to cook bacon in the microwave.
Bean Soup Mix Recipe
Make up a batch of these colorful bean soup kits in a jar for no-cook gifts from your kitchen. You'll want to make up a batch to keep for yourself.
Tuna Mushroom Alfredo Recipe
Kick your tuna casserole up a knotch with this easy gourmet version using two kinds of tuna. Added bonus: It's fast, too!
Tuna History and Tuna Facts
Did you know that tuna is America's most popular fish? Learn more about the interesting history of tuna and more tuna facts.
Is There Dolphin in Canned Tuna?
Is there dolphin in canned tuna? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Do you know your bluefin tuna from your albacore tuna? Learn about the different tuna varieties so you can choose the right fish for your recipes.
Tuna Cooking Tips and Hints
Did you know that overcooking your fresh tuna can ruin your investment? Get more tips for cooking with fresh and canned tuna.
Chive History - The history of chives as food
Chives date back thousands of years. Learn the history of chives.
Chive Cooking Tips
Chives are easy to grow indoors and out, and are also available freeze-dried, making them the perfect year-round herb to have on hand.
10 Food Gift Packaging Tips for your Gifts from the Kitchen
10 Food Gift Packaging Tips for your Gifts from the Kitchen. Make your food gift look as scrumptious to the eye as to the palate with a pleasing presentation.
10 No-Cook Food Gifts from the Kitchen
Looking for ideas for a gift from your kitchen? Check out these 10 suggestions.
Creole Spice Blend Mix Recipe - Home Cooking
Mix up this spice blend to add Creole flavor to meats and vegetables.
History of the Macadamia Nut as Food
Macadamia Nut History - The history of macadamia nuts as food.
Fruitcake Tips and Cooking Hints
Fruitcakes may be made without an alcohol soaking liquid. Learn the substitutions, tips, and hints for fruitcakes.
Cuisinart Elite Collection™ Food Processor Review
Cuisinart Elite CollectionĂ˘â€žÂ˘ 14-Cup Food Processor Product Review. Pros and cons of Model FP-14DC Cuisinart food processor.
How to Make Homemade Yogurt
Homemade Yogurt - Learn how to make yogurt at home.
Avocado Facts, Selection, and Storage
Quick tips on selection and storage of avocados, along with botanical name, common names, varieties, forms, availability, miscellaneous facts, and sample avocado recipes.
Is Fresh Food Better Than Canned Food?
Is fresh food better than canned food? Due to harvesting methods and transportation times, not necessarily. More details are provided within this FAQ.
Banana Selection and Storage Information
Learn how to properly select and store your bananas so they are perfectly ripened for immediate or later use and never spoil.
What is the rainbow sheen on pork?
What is the rainbow sheen on pork? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Fluffy Yoghurt Scones Recipe
Fluffy Yoghurt Scones Recipe. The scones rise up nice and fluffy due to the yoghurt. The golden raisins lend a touch of sweetness.
Crockpot Chicken with Dry Rub Recipe
Unlike many crockpot chicken recipes which produce a pale result, this one results in a gorgeous browned and flavorful finish.
Easy Wine-Marinated Brisket Recipe
Easy Wine-Marinated Brisket Recipe. Wine makes a flavorful marinade for slow-cooked brisket, and also helps to tenderize the meat.
Pork Loin Steaks with Pineapple Sauce Recipe
Pineapple goes with fresh pork as well as it does with ham. The pineapple sauce is a quick and easy pan gravy.
Black Bottom Mini-Cupcakes Recipe
These mini-cupcakes are surprisingly light in spite of a rich cheesecake filling. Can also be made into regular cupcakes.
Bitter (Lethal) Almonds vs Regular Almonds
What are bitter almonds? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Fresh Corn on the Cob - Recipe With Tips
Learn how to cook fresh corn on the cob so you don't end up with a gummy result.
What Is Oatmeal?
Oatmeal was once considered suitable only for animal feed, but now it's popular in all types of foods. Find out what oatmeal really is and its history.
All About the Watermelon - History and Usage
Watermelons date back to at least 2500 B.C. Learn the history of watermelon and common uses.
What Is Horseradish? Why Is Horseradish Hot?
What is horseradish? Why is horseradish hot? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Emerilware Deep Fryer - Product Review
Emerilware deep fryer has a built-in system to filter the cooking oil for re-use.
Herb Salt Substitute Recipe for Savory Dishes
Herb Salt Substitute Recipe. Similar to the commercial Mrs. Dash mixture, use this salt substitute herb mix on all types of savory foods and you won't miss the salt at all.
Leek and Potato Fritters Recipe With Parmesan and Garlic
Parmesan cheese adds tang and leeks add flavor to easy potato fritters.
What are spareribs and where do they come from?
What are spareribs? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
What Are Mandarin Oranges?
What are mandarin oranges? Learn about the mandarin orange and tangerine connection, along with mandarin orange history.
Graham Cracker Crust Recipe for Pies
Graham cracker pie crusts are not only popular, but they are also quite easy to make at home.
Pomegranate Selection and Storage Information
Pomegranate seeds may be frozen. Learn how to select and store pomegranates.
Marilyn's Pear Chutney Recipe Using Bartlett Pears
Pears, onions, raisins, and spices make an easy and delicious chutney great with lamb or ham.
Rosehip Jelly Recipe
Fresh rose hips make an easy but delicious jelly.
The History of Kiwifruit as Food
Kiwifruit originated in China, not New Zealand. Learn more about the history of kiwi fruit.
Sweet Onion Selection and Storage Information.
Sweet Onion Selection and Storage Information. How to store and select sweet onions.
How to Clean Squid and Harvest Squid Ink
Learn how to properly clean whole squid and harvest squid ink for pastas and risottos.
Pine Nuts: Selection and Storage
Pine nuts quickly turn rancid if not stored properly Learn how to store pine nuts.
Leavening - What is baking soda?
Baking soda plus water equals carbon dioxide. It is used to make baked goods rise. Learn more about baking soda.
What Is Bacon and Where Does It Come From?
What is bacon? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Chicken Soup for the Cold - Jewish Penicillin
Is chicken soup really Jewish penicillin? Learn the meaning of this folk remedy.
She-Crab Soup Recipe
Rich and creamy she-crab soup is a Southern favorite. If you cannot get she-crabs, simply substitute any crab meat.
Indian Mutton Curry Recipe
If you do not like spicy food, adjust the spices accordingly in this mutton or beef curry with vegetables.
Dr. Pepper Marinade Recipe - Home Cooking
Dr Pepper Marinade Recipe. An intriguing marinade and basting sauce for meat begins with Dr. Pepper soda.
All Day Macaroni & Cheese (Crockpot) Recipe
Basic macaroni and cheese is easy to make in the crockpot.
Onion Cheese Mashed Potato Puffs Recipe
Light, airy, and easy to make. Mashed potato puffs are flavored with onion powder, chives, and Cheddar cheese. It's a nice change from the traditional potato side dish.
Stuffed Calamari (Squid) Recipe
Squid (calamari) is stuffed with a mixture of shrimp, bell pepper, celery, green onions, garlic, and crab.
Cinnamon Swirl Raisin Bread Recipe
This yeast bread has a delicious swirl of raisins and cinnamon sugar. Great hot from the oven or toasted.
Beer Puffs Recipe
These light and airy little beer puffs are the perfect container for your favorite salad or dip. It's an impressive finger food and makes enough for a large crowd.
Crab Muffins Recipe
You can use fresh or canned crab for these delicious little seafood muffins. Crab muffin appetizers may be served warm or at room temperature.
Crab History - The history of crabs as food
Out of the 4,400 varieties of crab, most are found in North America. Learn more about the history of crabs.
Peekytoe Crab Information
Peekytoe crabs are a variety of Atlantic rock crab. Learn how it got its unique nickname and why it is popular with chefs.
The crab industry uses some colorful terms in reference to these edible crustacteans. Also included are traditional crab dishes.
Crabs Storage and Selection
Learn how to choose the best crab for your recipes and how to safely store it for maxium flavor.
Chocolate Caramel Marshmallow Candy Bars Recipe
A graham cookie base is covered with layers of caramel, chocolate, and marshmallows in this homemade candy bar to die for.
Graham Cracker and Graham Flour Storage and Cooking Tips
Learn how to properly store graham flour and graham crackers, plus cooking tips and substitutions.
Balsamic Barbecue Spareribs Recipe - Pork Recipes
You don't need a barbecue to make moist, tender spareribs. These ribs are baked in the oven and finished with a tangy lime balsamic BBQ sauce. So easy!
Crock-Pot&® BBQ Short Ribs Recipe
Use the BBQ Crockpot to make these tasty beef short ribs. The dry rub mix is good on any type of meat. Instructions are also provided for traditional oven.
Gazpacho Soup Recipe
Make this refreshing cold tomato gazpacho as hot as you like it. It's the perfect chiller for a hot summer day and a cold brew.
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Cheddar Recipe
What elevates the already flavorful homemade cream of mushroom soup? Cheddar cheese adds tang and richness to this classic favorite.
Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Recipe
Chocolate Peanut Butter Recipe. It's easy to make your own gourmet chocolate peanut butter at home. Put it in a fancy jar, and it's great for gifts, bake sales, or fund-raisers.
Plum History - The history of plums as food.
Plums date back to 479 B.C. and appear in the writings of Confucius. Learn more about the history of plums as food.
Plum and Prune Equivalents and Substitutes
Learn how to measure and substitute plums and prunes.
What Are Prunes? - Overview of the Prune
What are prunes? The answer is provided within this FAQ.
Plum and Prunes Selection and Storage Information
Learn the proper way to select store, and freeze plums and prunes for your cooking needs.
Cilantro and Coriander Cooking Tips
Heat will diminish the flavor of fresh cilantro. Get more tips on cooking with cilantro and coriander.
Green Bean Casserole Recipe - Vegetable Recipes
This simple classic Thanksgiving favorite with cream of mushroom soup and crispy fried onions on top is updated with no canned soup.
Sauteed Cornish Hens with Olives Recipe
Instead of baking Cornish hens, try this flavorful stovetop method with saffron, olives, leeks, and tomatoes.
Chicken Breasts in Champagne Sauce Recipe
Champagne, mushrooms, and cream make a creamy sauce for chicken breasts.
Baby Artichokes Provencal Recipe
Baby artichokes are sauteed with carrots, leeks, garlic, and wine, then topped with mild cheese and olives.
Squash Recipe - How to make Summer Squash and Spinach Gratin with Ricotta Custard recipe
Zucchini, squash, spinach, mushrooms, leeks, and ricotta cheese combine in this delicious gratin recipe.
Glamorgan (Welsh) Sausages Vegetarian Recipe
Bread, Cheddar cheese, egg, leeks, marjoram, and mustard make up these vegetarian sausages.
Drunken Leeks Recipe - Leek Recipes
Leeks are sauteed in a wine and wine vinegar sauce flavored with garlic.
Mushroom and Leeks with Saffron Rice Recipe
The pressure cooker makes quick work of this mushroom, leek and brown rice dish flavored with saffron and fennel.
Leek and Mushroom Quiche Recipe
Savory leeks and mushrooms take the place of cheese in this quiche.
Mashed Potatoes (with Spinach and Leeks) Recipe
Add spinach, leeks, sour cream, buttermilk, and Parmesan cheese to Yukon gold mashed potatoes and you have a hit.
Rosemary Leek Mashed Potatoes Recipe - How to Make Mashed Potatoes Recipe
This low-fat mashed potato recipe uses garlic, leeks, rosemary, and wine for flavor.
Turkey, Ham, and Vegetable Hash Recipe
Turkey and ham liven up traditional potato hash. Chicken may be substituted for the chicken.
Oxtail Consomme with Custard Royale Recipe
Oxtails are baked to release flavor, then boiled and strained into a rich consomme.
James Beard's Irish Stew Recipe
Classic Irish stew is made here with lamb shoulder and neck, onions, leeks, and potatoes. It is rich and hearty.
Mom's Oxtail Ragout Recipe
Oxtails are slow-simmered with plenty of vegetables for a hearty stew just like Mom used to make.
Lemony Chicken Soup with Spinach Recipe
Chicken soup with spinach, lemon juice, leeks, barley, carrots, and herbs is fast to make.
Chilled Broccoli and Olive Soup Recipe
Leeks, broccoli and green olives form the basis of this cold, creamy soup perfect for a warm day.
Austrian Cream Cheese Soup Recipe
Leeks and celery flavor this deliciously rich soup with a cream cheese and yogurt base.
Artichoke Soup Recipe
Filled with onion, celery, turnip, leek, wine, herbs, and pistachio nuts as well as artichokes for a hearty vegetable soup.
Jerusalem Artichoke Soup with Sage Croutons Recipe
Jerusalem artichokes, onion, fennel, leeks, and potatoes make a hearty soup flavored with bacon and garlic.
French Winter Vegetable Soup Recipe
Thick and savory soup uses all the fresh vegetables available during the winter season.
Shrimp & Scallop Stew Recipe
Hearty seafood stew with shrimp and scallops is slightly spicy with a Mediterranean flair.
Cheese & Artichoke Chowder Recipe
Jerusalem artichokes are the focus of this creamy soup filled with onion, carrot, milk, and Gruyere cheese.
Sephardic Leek Soup (Sopa de Prasa) Recipe
Leeks are a symbolic food for Rosh Hashanah, but you will enjoy this leek and potato soup year-round.
Split Pea Soup with Spareribs Recipe
Spareribs, celery, carrots, and leeks add great flavor to this split pea soup.
Mutton Stew Recipe
Mutton is stewed with cabbage, rutabaga, carrot, leek, and ginger for a satisfyingly delicious meal.
County Cork Irish Stew Recipe
Loaded with lamb, potatoes, cabbage, onions, leeks, celery, and peas, this Irish stew makes for a hearty dinner.
Fish Broth with Oysters and Saffron Recipe
Rich fish broth is made from fish bones and trimmings. Add oysters, clams, and vegetables for a hearty seafood soup.
Colcannon Corned Beef Soup Recipe - How to make cabbage soup recipe
This hearty soup combines corned beef, cabbage, apples, leeks, potatoes, spinach, and spices. Enough for a crowd.
Vichyssoise Recipe - Chilled Leek and Potato Soup
Julia Child has an easy version of classic French vichyssoise soup made with leeks and potatoes.
Seafood Soup Recipe - Bourride a la Toulonaise Recipe
Fish, crawfish, and mussels with vegetables make a hearty seafood soup popular in New Orleans.
Philadelphia Pepper Pot Soup Recipe
Tripe, veal, and vegetables combine to make a thick, hearty soup traditionally known as pepper pot.
Tagliatelle With Leeks And Shrimp Recipe
You may never find shrimp more perfectly cooked than in this recipe method.
Oysters on Creamed Leeks with Guinness Hollandaise Recipe
Updated and upscaled, this Irish version of oysters on the halfshell with Guinness beer hollandaise sauce is easy yet elegant.
Braised Scrod with Leeks, Potatoes, Thyme, and Cream Recipe
Cod, haddock, pollock, hake, halibut, or catfish may be used in place of the scrod.
Oyster and Wild Mushroom Stew Recipe
Earthy mushrooms are a perfect match for oysters in this hearty stew with tomatoes, celery, leeks, and shallots.
Yukon Gold Potato Salad with Leeks Recipe
Creme fraiche, sherry vinegar, and chives make the dressing for potato salad with Yukon Gold potatoes and leeks.
Lamb Sirloin with Lentils and Gratin Potatoes Recipe
Do not be dismayed at the long ingredients list. This lamb, lentil, and potato gourmet meal is very easy to make.
Herbed Leg of Lamb Recipe
Whole leg of lamb is marinated with fresh herbs and spices, then roasted to tender perfection.
Rosy Seafood Sausage Recipe
Salmon, scallops, wine, tomatoes, and herbs are combined into a delicious seafood sausage.
Peppered Ahi Tuna with Oyster Mushrooms and Port Wine Recipe
Mushrooms, shallots, garlic, and port wine make a fabulous pan sauce for fresh tuna seasoned with crushed peppercorns.
Chicken & Apple Sausage Recipe
Chicken, leeks, apples, onions, and lemon make a deliciously lean and moist sausage.
Shallot Cooking Tips and Measures
Shallots do not give bad breath. How many shallots do you need? Get tips and measure equivalents for cooking recipes with shallots.
Chicken Fricassee Recipe
Chicken simmered with sausages, wine, onions, carrots, garlic, tomatoes, bell peppers, black olives, herbs, and spices makes a hearty family meal.
Pumpkin Bread Recipe
All of your favorite pumpkin pie flavors are wrapped up in this easy quick bread. Perfect for fall, but equally as good year-round.
Scampi-Style Chicken Recipe
Chicken steps in for shrimp in this scampi-style pasta dish. It's a hearty dish the entire family will love.
Turkey and Food Safety Information
Turkey requires important handling practices in order to avoid foodborne illness. Learn how to properly cook turkey.
Gas or Electric Stoves? Which do you prefer and why.
Gas or Electric Stoves? Which do you prefer and why.
Low Country Corn Chowder Recipe
Shrimp, sausage, corn, and potatoes come together in a spicy chowder version of the Low Country Boil. It's Southern country living in a bowl.
Thanksgiving and Holiday Cooking Hotlines
From turkey to baking to cranberries, here is a list of resources you can call with questions about preparing your holiday meals.
How to make hard-boiled eggs
Believe it or not, there is an art to cooking eggs in the shell. Find out how to cook them perfectly to your tastes without that gray-green tinge or losing
Olive History - The history of olives
Where do olives come from and how long have they been around? Get the facts on the history of olives.
Olive Oil Health Benefits
Olive oil is good for you but still needs to be limited. Learn the effects of olive oil on your health.
Olive Oil Storage and How To Read Olive Oil Labels
Olive oil labels can be confusing. Learn how to decipher olive oil labels and how to store your olive oil.
Glazed Fresh Strawberry Pie Recipe
Fresh strawberries are cooked up in a simple glaze to fill a graham cracker crust. No baking required. Top it off with a dollop of whipped cream.
Homemade Pureed Baby Food Recipe
When you make your own baby food, you know what's in it. Try these 6 easy recipes for homemade baby food that your child will love.
Cookies 'n' Cream Magic Bar Pie Recipe
This magical pie is loaded with luscious chocolate, goes together fast, and uses only 7 everyday ingredients.
Rocky Road Cookie Fudge Bars Recipe
Brownies, fudge, and marshmallows combine in these killer rocky road candy bars. Crowd-pleasing and easy to make.
Strawberry Cheesecake Brownie Bars Recipe
Luscious strawberries, creamy cheesecake, and rich brownies combine to make irresistible bites of heaven. They make perfect mini-desserts for parties.
Gelatin Recipes. These recipes include not only gelatin desserts, but also savory meat and seafood gelatin recipes.
Gelatin Varieties and Types
Not all gelatins are made from animals. Learn about the alternatives that may work for you.
Applesauce Raisin Cake Recipe
Take a walk down memory lane with this easy classic applesauce raisin cake. It's wonderfully moist and topped with everyone's favorite cream cheese frosting.
Chicken Mulligan Stew Recipe
This quick and easy hearty chicken vegetable stew is made mostly from leftovers or freezer items. It tastes even better than it looks.
Beer Braised Brisket Recipe
Beer makes a great tenderizer for beef brisket without lending a strong flavor. The gravy over the vegetables is to die for.
Pumpkin Rice Pudding Recipe - Pudding Recipes
If you love pumpkin pie and rice pudding separately, then you will most certainly enjoy this combination of flavors in one dish.
Orange Amaretto Chicken Recipe - Chicken Recipes
Elegance oozes from these fabulously moist baked chicken breasts glazed with an orange amaretto sauce. Easy enough for a family meal, yet impressive enough for guests.
San Francisco-style Cioppino Recipe
This stew is a seafood-lover's dream come true. It's loaded with clams, shrimp, and crab. You can easily modify it to add other seafood.
Baked Shrimp Sausage Risotto Recipe - Shrimp Recipes - Risotto Recipes
Risotto is made easily in the oven. The sausage and shrimp turn this baked risotto into a flavorful one-pot meal.
Shrimp and Italian Sausage Risotto Recipe
Shrimp and sausage risotto is baked in the microwave, so no stirring necessary.
Shrimp Cooking Tips and Hints
Save shrimp shells to make a flavorful broth base for soups. Get more tips and hints for cooking shrimp.
Shrimp History - The history of shrimp
Shrimp is the most popular shellfish in the US. Learn more about the history of shrimp.
Chicken Meatball Chili Soup Recipe
Incredibly flavorful little chicken meatballs float in a Latin-inspired soup with beans and corn. This hearty, protein-rich soup is a bit hit with all ages.
Spicy Pumpkin Bisque Recipe
Creamy pumpkin soup gets kicked up a notch with chiles and spices. Use canned pumpkin or your own homemade puree.
Stuffing and Dressing History
What is the proper term? Is it dressing, stuffing, farce, or forcemeat? Learn more about dressings and stuffings.
Stuffing and Dressing Leftovers Storage
Find out the proper way to store and reheat stuffing and dressing leftovers.
Country Cornbread Recipe
Yogurt gives extra depth and flavor to traditional Southern cornbread. Creamed corn gives added texture.
Unbelievable No-Bake Stuffing Recipe
Save your oven-space when you make this unbelievabe stuffing on the stove-top. It is flavored with bacon and roasted garlic. Fast and easy to make.
Cherry Cornbread Stuffing Recipe
Dried cherries or cranberries add a sweet and tangy zing to traditional cornbread stuffing. Stuff the turkey with this dressing or cook it separately.
Turkey Roasting Times Chart - Home Cooking
Turkey Roasting Times Chart. This chart will help you determine how long to cook stuffed and unstuffed turkeys.
Ways to Use Leftover Ham
If you are wondering what to do with all those leftovers from your holiday ham, here are 10 delicious ways to use it up.
Appetizer Tree Recipe
This cute little tree is both decorative and entirely edible. It is studded with meats, cheese, fruits, and/or veggies. Use your imagination.
Cinnamon Lore and Legend
Myths were created to hide the location of cinnamon crops. Learn more about the lore and legends of cinnamon.
Description of and Facts About Cassia
Find out the difference between cinnamon and cassia.
Cinnamon and Cassia Selection and Storage
Find out how to differentiate cassia quills from cinnamon sticks and how to store your cinnamon for maximum freshness.
Cauliflower Gratin Recipe
Three cheeses and ham give a rich depth of flavor to bland cauliflower. These are like mock mashed potatoes and great for low-carb diets.
Swiss, Ham, & Onion Rolls Recipe
Start with refrigerated bread dough, roll in some ham, cheese, herbs, and special seasoning, slice and bake for a dozen delicious sandwiches.
Ham and Broccoli Macaroni & Cheese Recipe
Get even the pickiest eaters to eat ham and broccoli by baking it into their macaroni & cheese. It's a well-rounded meal on its own.
Colorful Frittata Recipe
Great for any meal, this puffy frittata is loaded with protein and colorful vegetables. It's a family favorite that is easily modified to your tastes.
Leftover Turkey Recipes
Leftover Turkey Recipes. Use up leftover turkey in a variety of recipes.
Grand Marnier Cranberry Sauce Recipe
Easy homemade cranberry sauce is flavored with Grand Marnier liqueur and orange juice.
Chocolate Turtle Cheesecake Recipe
Chocolate turtle candy ingredients are rolled into a luscious, chocolate no-bake pie. Simple to make, yet very impressive.
Creamed Corn Gratin Recipe
Instead of corn pudding, try this flavorful corn gratin loaded with bacon and topped with cheese. This stove-top dish only needs a quick broil to serve.
Zucchini Bites Recipe
Something deliciously different for parties, whip up these flavorful zucchini bites in a jiffy. May be served warm or at room temperature.
Cranberry Apple Pie Recipe
Easy to make, this pie combines the fall flavors of cranberries, apples, and raisins. It's a family favorite and a real crowd-pleaser.
Raisin Recipes Index
Raisin Recipes. In most cases, dark raisins can be substituted for currants and golden raisins and vice versa.
What are raisins. Raisin History
What are raisins and where do they come from? Learn about the history and making of raisins.
Raisin Storage and Selection
Learn how to select the freshest raisins and how to properly store raisins for long shelf-life
The History of Lamb as Food
Lamb has a long history of being raised for food. Get the details.
What are lamb musk glands?
Find out if your lamb purchase has the musk glands attached and if they should be removed.
Yam Biscuits Recipe
Yams or sweet potatoes make a wonderful breakfast biscuit popular in Cajun country.
What is lamb fell?
Find out here what lamb fell is and whether you should remove it or not.
Lamb Grades. How to select lamb based on US meat grades.
Lamb Grades. How to select lamb based on US meat grades.
Chestnut Measures, Equivalents, and Substitutions
How many chestnuts do you need for your recipe? Find out alternative measurements and uses.
Tater Tot Muffins Recipe
Single-serving potato muffins are loaded with bacon, cheese, sour cream, and chives. It's a delightful change to traditional potato side dishes.
Chewy Peanut Chocolate Drops Cookies Recipe
Peanut butter, peanuts, and chocolate are all rolled up into chewy cookie drops, then dunked in chocolate. These are perfect for kitchen gifts.
Peanut Butter Rollo® Cookie Cups Recipe
Bite into these little peanut butter cookie cups and be surprised at the chocolate caramel candies hidden inside. Like two-bite brownies with a bonus.