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The Basics: Garlic Press

Cooking Essentials  The Technique  Garlic Press  A garlic press is a simple tool that every kitchen needs. Unlike mincing cloves with a chef knife, a garlic press pushes them through a number of tiny holes that not only creates small flecks of the pungent aromatic but it releases essential flavor. The tool was originally designed […]

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The Basics: Citrus Reamer

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Citrus Reamer A citrus reamer is such a valuable tool in the kitchen as it may be used to extract a small or large amount of juice from fruits ranging from lemons & limes to tangerines, oranges & so much more. Although there are many sizes from which to […]

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The Basics: Cheddar Cheese

Cooking Essentials  The Profile Cheddar Cheese Cheddar, originally from England, may be identified as a semi-hard to hard cheese. Young Cheddars are generally made from pasteurized cow’s milk whilst many aged are not. When properly cured, expect a crumbly texture, conversely a smooth consistency may be noted if the cheese isn’t aged for very long. Common […]

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Game Day Provisions: Cajun Potato Chips

Game Day Provisions  The Technique Cajun Potato Chips A freshly prepared small batch of crisp potato chips is a game day entertaining menu must. A few classic techniques will have them golden brown & crunchy with several essential techniques. Look to Cooking Classics: Homemade Potato Chips for a detailed visual tutorial plus tips on how to […]

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The Basics: Cilantro

Cooking Essentials The Technique Cilantro Although the optimal growing season for cilantro is during the cooler portions of spring & into the summer, it may be purchased throughout the year. Cilantro offers distinctive color & fresh flavor to recipes particularly to crowd-pleasing favorites ranging from House Barbecue Chili Con Queso to House Barbecue Quesadillas. It boasts many health benefits […]

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Red & White Gridiron Onion Rings By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Tailgating Recipes & Game Day Entertaining

Game Day Provisions: Red & White Beer Battered Onion Rings

Game Day Provisions The Technique Red & White Gridiron Onion Rings Onion rings certain rank tops when entertaining & they pair beautifully with a plate of classic barbecue fare. Red & White Gridiron Onion Rings feature a healthy dose of game day color making them ideal to offer for tailgating socials if you’re planning to […]

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