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Third Thursday Potluck: September Menu
This month our favorite foodies in Nashville, Tenn., featured a plum barbecue sauce, buttermilk corncakes, Marrakesh carrots, and a blueberry-peach coffeecake at their monthly gathering.
Celebrate the Americas with Shrimp Martinis, Quinoa and Figs, Bread Pudding
Great food transcends international boundaries, and so do great chefs.
Five Wines for the Season’s Harvest
When market-fresh vegetables at their peak-season best, these wines are great to accompany the fresh, flavor-charged recipes you’ll be cooking up.
How to Make Herbal Bath Salts
Simple recipes for bath salts, sugar scrubs and bath oils using ingredients from your pantry or local grocery store.
Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)
MSG is a powerful flavor enhancer used in everything from canned soup to take-out chicken.
Swiss Fondue is traditionally made with Gruyere cheese—the sweet nutty cheese named after the town, Gruyeres, Switzerland.
Bacon and cheese are great on a burger, but they’re even better when they’re inside it.
Rock the Summer with Rosé
Few wines match easy-going late summer foods than a crisp rosé. See which bottles are our favorites—and the best part is they’re all under $20.
20 Great Ways to Get Kids Eating Better
Whether your kids are home or at school, here are 20 simple ways to get them eating healthier, happier and more adventurously.
Making a Mirepoix
A combination of diced onions, celery and carrots, mirepoix is used in classic French cuisine as the flavor base for a wide range of dishes.
Cooking with Allspice
Given its name because it smells like a combination of cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves, allspice is the pea-sized berry of an evergreen tree native to South America.