September/October 2002

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Cornmeal
Published: September 2002
Cornmeal
We were surprised to discover how much the flavor and grind can vary among diffe…
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No Boil Lasagna Noodles
Published: September 2002
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No Boil Lasagna Noodles
We first tested brands of no-boil lasagna noodles, and then cooked two lasagnas,…
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Salt
Published: September 2002
Salt
Food magazines and celebrity chefs are touting the flavor of gourmet salts that …
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Poached Pear and Almond Tart
Published: September 2002
Poached Pear and Almond Tart
A soggy crust, sodden filling, and lackluster pears often afflict this French cl…
Bacon-Scallion Corn Muffins with Cheddar Cheese
Published: September 2002
Bacon-Scallion Corn Muffins with Cheddar Cheese
Not just for breakfast, these quick, tender, corn muffins rely on one simple met…
Corn and Apricot Muffins with Orange Essence
Published: September 2002
Corn and Apricot Muffins with Orange Essence
Not just for breakfast, these quick, tender, corn muffins rely on one simple met…
Corn Muffins
Published: September 2002
Corn Muffins
Not just for breakfast, these quick, tender, corn muffins rely on one simple met…
Country-Style Greek Salad
Published: September 2002
Country-Style Greek Salad
Iceberg lettuce, green peppers, tasteless tomatoes, bland feta, and canned olive…
Greek Salad
Published: September 2002
Greek Salad
Iceberg lettuce, green peppers, tasteless tomatoes, bland feta, and canned oliv…
Simple Lasagna with Hearty Tomato-Meat Sauce
Published: September 2002
Simple Lasagna with Hearty Tomato-Meat Sauce
Traditional lasagna takes the better part of a day to make. Could we get really …
Feta-Mint Dip with Yogurt
Published: September 2002
Feta-Mint Dip with Yogurt
Supermarket and homemade soup-mix dips have relegated the crudités platter to a …
Green Goddess Dip
Published: September 2002
Green Goddess Dip
Supermarket and homemade soup-mix dips have relegated the crudités platter to a …
Creamy Horseradish Dip
Published: September 2002
Creamy Horseradish Dip
Supermarket and homemade soup-mix dips have relegated the crudités platter to a …
Chipotle-Lime Dip with Scallions
Published: September 2002
Chipotle-Lime Dip with Scallions
Supermarket and homemade soup-mix dips have relegated the crudités platter to a …
Caesar Dip with Parmesan and Anchovies
Published: September 2002
Caesar Dip with Parmesan and Anchovies
Supermarket and homemade soup-mix dips have relegated the crudités platter to a …
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Fennel
Published: September 2002
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Fennel
Perfumed with rosemary and garlic, this simple roast can turn out dry, tough, or…
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Roasted Potatoes
Published: September 2002
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Roasted Potatoes
Perfumed with rosemary and garlic, this simple roast can turn out dry, tough, or…
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Jus
Published: September 2002
Tuscan-Style Garlic-Rosemary Roast Pork Loin with Jus
Perfumed with rosemary and garlic, this simple roast can turn out dry, tough, or…
Kung Pao Shrimp
Published: September 2002
Kung Pao Shrimp
Tired of the dull, gloppy restaurant renditions of this Sichuan classic? With a …
Published: September 2002
Pan-Roasted Chicken with Cognac-Mustard Sauce
A restaurant technique promises superbly crisp skin on roast chicken with just 2…
Published: September 2002
Pan-Roasted Chicken with Sherry-Rosemary Sauce
A restaurant technique promises superbly crisp skin on roast chicken with just 2…
Pan-Roasted Chicken with Shallot and Vermouth Sauce
Published: September 2002
Pan-Roasted Chicken with Shallot and Vermouth Sauce
A restaurant technique promises superbly crisp skin on roast chicken with just 2…
Published: September 2002
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Kung Pao Chicken
Tired of the dull, gloppy restaurant renditions of this Sichuan classic? With a …
Published: September 2002
Does "Enhanced Pork" Mean Better?
The pork industry has introduced a product called “enhanced pork"—is it better t…
Published: September 2002
Specialty Chile Products
Do you need to buy specialty chile products for Asian dishes?
Published: September 2002
Feta Cheese
How can I buy the best feta cheese?
Published: September 2002
Zabaglione Pot
A specialty pot that really works—but it's costly.
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