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Pan-Seared Shrimp with Peanuts, Black Pepper, and Lime
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Peanuts, Black Pepper, and Lime
Shrimp cook so quickly that it's almost impossible to brown them before they bec…
Published: September 2020
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
A gutsy spice paste turns mild fillets into a fast, fresh dinnertime staple.
Published: September 2020
Braised Red Cabbage with Apple, Bacon, and Shallots
Braised Red Cabbage with Apple, Bacon, and Shallots
The secret to silky cabbage that cooks in less time turns out to be basic.
Published: September 2020
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Can't choose between plush, soft rolls and those with the more interesting flavo…
Published: September 2020
Celery Root Puree
Celery Root Puree
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Cranberry Curd Tart with Almond Crust
Cranberry Curd Tart with Almond Crust
Silky cranberry curd cradled in a nutty, buttery crust has the bracing punch of …
Published: September 2020
Cocktail Cherries
Cocktail Cherries
These cherries are perfect for garnishing your favorite cocktail.
Published: September 2020
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Fermented Black Beans, Ginger, and Garlic
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Fermented Black Beans, Ginger, and Garlic
Omit spice mixture of coriander seeds, peppercorns, paprika, garlic, 1 teaspoon …
Published: September 2020
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Pistachio, Cumin, and Parsley
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Pistachio, Cumin, and Parsley
Shrimp cook so quickly that it's almost impossible to brown them before they bec…
Published: September 2020
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper for Two
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper for Two
A gutsy spice paste turns mild fillets into a fast, fresh dinnertime staple.
Published: September 2020
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
These eye-catching cookies are as much about looks as they are about flavor. The…
Published: November 2014
Thick and Chewy Gingerbread Cookies
Thick and Chewy Gingerbread Cookies
Most recipes turn out dough that is best used for building material. Is there a …
Published: November 1999
Decorative Icing
Decorative Icing
An easy icing to decorate holiday cookies.
Published: November 1993
Florentine Lace Cookies
Florentine Lace Cookies
The easy part about these cookies is that most of the work takes place in a sauc…
Published: November 2013
Ultranutty Pecan Bars
Ultranutty Pecan Bars
By banishing the custard filling in favor of a topping that emphasizes the pecan…
Published: November 2015
Almond Biscotti
Almond Biscotti
Italians like these cookies dry and hard, while American versions are buttery an…
Published: November 2012
Celery Root Puree with Shallot, Sage, and Black Pepper Topping
Celery Root Puree with Shallot, Sage, and Black Pepper Topping
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Celery Root Puree with Bacon, Garlic, and Parsley Topping
Celery Root Puree with Bacon, Garlic, and Parsley Topping
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd with Shallot, Sage, and Black Pepper Topping
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd with Shallot, Sage, and Black Pepper Topping
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd with Bacon, Garlic, and Parsley Topping
Celery Root Puree for a Crowd with Bacon, Garlic, and Parsley Topping
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
Reusable Straws
Reusable Straws
We tested stainless-steel, silicone, and bamboo straws to find the best one for …
Published: June 2020
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Small Saucepans
Small Saucepans
Small saucepans are useful for a range of tasks—which model is best? 
Published: January 2020
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Cake Testers
Cake Testers
Restaurant cooks swear by cake testers. But are they useful for home cooks?
Published: June 2020
Breville Smart Oven Pro
Breville Smart Oven Pro
What does the “Pro” model of our favorite toaster oven have to offer?
Published: March 2020
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Blue Cheese
Blue Cheese
From mild, buttery Cashel Blue to peppery, piquant Roquefort, blue cheeses vary …
Published: July 2020
Horseradish
Horseradish
The best versions of this simple condiment are bright and nose-tinglingly spicy.…
Published: June 2020
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Beef Wellington
Beef Wellington
Culinary triumph awaits: I'll guide you through wrapping beef tenderloin in eart…
Published: September 2020
Braised Red Cabbage with Apple, Bacon, and Shallots
Braised Red Cabbage with Apple, Bacon, and Shallots
The secret to silky cabbage that cooks in less time turns out to be basic.
Published: September 2020
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
A gutsy spice paste turns mild fillets into a fast, fresh dinnertime staple.
Published: September 2020
Cranberry Curd Tart with Almond Crust
Cranberry Curd Tart with Almond Crust
Silky cranberry curd cradled in a nutty, buttery crust has the bracing punch of …
Published: September 2020
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Can't choose between plush, soft rolls and those with the more interesting flavo…
Published: September 2020
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Peanuts, Black Pepper, and Lime
Pan-Seared Shrimp with Peanuts, Black Pepper, and Lime
Shrimp cook so quickly that it's almost impossible to brown them before they bec…
Published: September 2020
Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus Mustard Sauce
Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus Mustard Sauce
The hands-off, naturally make-ahead confit technique transforms turkey thighs in…
Published: September 2020
Cooking with Cashew Cream
Cooking with Cashew Cream
Cashew cream is perfect to use as a vegan sub for some dairy products.
Published: September 2020
How to Make Oil-Cured Cheese
How to Make Oil-Cured Cheese
This centuries-old technique helps preserve cheese—and also gives new life to dr…
Published: September 2020
For Faster Sourdough, Add Yeast
This sourdough tip helps speed up the process.
Published: September 2020
How to Rid Your Silicone Baking Mat of Sticky Residue
How to Rid Your Silicone Baking Mat of Sticky Residue
Silicone baking mats are handy tools, but they can get pretty dirty over time. W…
Published: September 2020
Why You Should Bake Rolls in a Cake Pan
Why You Should Bake Rolls in a Cake Pan
This trick helps create better-looking rolls.
Published: September 2020
Creamy Green Peppercorn Sauce
Creamy Green Peppercorn Sauce
This easy, elegant sauce is the perfect accompaniment to your next holiday beef …
Published: September 2020
Sous Vide Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus-Mustard Sauce
Sous Vide Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus-Mustard Sauce
The hands-off, naturally make-ahead confit technique transforms turkey thighs in…
Published: September 2020
Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus Mustard Sauce
Turkey Thigh Confit with Citrus Mustard Sauce
The hands-off, naturally make-ahead confit technique transforms turkey thighs in…
Published: September 2020
Food Processors
Food Processors
Our longtime favorite is powerful and easy to use, but is it still the best choi…
Published: June 2020
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Updated Beef Wellington for Four
Updated Beef Wellington for Four
Culinary triumph awaits: I'll guide you through wrapping beef tenderloin in eart…
Published: September 2020
Madeira Sauce
Madeira Sauce
This savory sauce, the perfect partner to any beef roast, comes together in minu…
Published: September 2020
Updated Beef Wellington
Updated Beef Wellington
Culinary triumph awaits: I'll guide you through wrapping beef tenderloin in eart…
Published: September 2020
Mini Whisks
Mini Whisks
For the smallest mixing and emulsifying tasks, call on the mini whisk.
Published: June 2020
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How to Raise Your Red-Cabbage Braising Game
How to Raise Your Red-Cabbage Braising Game
The secret to silky cabbage that cooks in less time turns out to be basic.
Published: September 2020
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Oatmeal Dinner Rolls
Can’t choose between plush, soft rolls and those with the more interesting flavo…
Published: September 2020
The Best Turkey You’ll Ever Eat
The Best Turkey You’ll Ever Eat
The hands-off, naturally make-ahead confit technique transforms turkey thighs in…
Published: September 2020
Mastering Beef Wellington
Mastering Beef Wellington
Culinary triumph awaits: I’ll guide you through wrapping beef tenderloin in eart…
Published: September 2020
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
Broiled Spice-Rubbed Snapper
A gutsy spice paste turns mild fillets into a fast, fresh dinnertime staple.
Published: September 2020
Consider Celery Root
Consider Celery Root
An earthy, buttery puree brings elegance—and intrigue—to your holiday table.
Published: September 2020
The Queen of Tarts
The Queen of Tarts
Silky cranberry curd cradled in a nutty, buttery crust has the bracing punch of …
Published: September 2020
A Smarter Way to Pan-Sear Shrimp
A Smarter Way to Pan-Sear Shrimp
Shrimp cook so quickly that it’s almost impossible to brown them before they bec…
Published: September 2020
All About Blue Cheese
All About Blue Cheese
From mild, buttery Cashel Blue to peppery, piquant Roquefort, blue cheeses vary …
Published: July 2020
Tasting Prepared Horseradish
Tasting Prepared Horseradish
The best versions of this simple condiment are bright and nose-tinglingly spicy.…
Published: June 2020
The Best Mini Whisks
The Best Mini Whisks
For the smallest mixing and emulsifying tasks, call on the mini whisk.
Published: June 2020
Picking the Best Food Processor
Picking the Best Food Processor
Our longtime favorite is powerful and easy to use, but is it still the best choi…
Published: June 2020
Do You Really Need a Cake Tester?
Do You Really Need a Cake Tester?
Restaurant cooks swear by cake testers. But are they useful for home cooks?
Published: June 2020
Which Reusable Straw Is Best?
Which Reusable Straw Is Best?
We tested stainless-steel, silicone, and bamboo straws to find the best one for …
Published: June 2020
Testing the Breville Smart Oven Pro
Testing the Breville Smart Oven Pro
What does the “Pro” model of our favorite toaster oven have to offer?
Published: March 2020

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