Sweet and Tangy Pickled Beets and Eggs

Pickled beets and eggs is a traditional recipe that has been around for generations. The sweet and tart flavors mix well with the egg, onion...(more)

Top-selling Balsamic Vinegars

Balsamic vinegar is a popular cooking item that originated in Italy, and has spread feverishly to restaurants and kitchens around the world. Balsamic vinegar varies...(more)

Cooking and Pickling: Plum Jam

When it comes to homemade pickling, or homemade jam, the possibilities are endless. Cooking with jams and various pickled items can make the flavors really...(more)


Thickening Agents & Their Uses

Learn how to make various culinary thickening agents and what to use them in....(more)

Homemade No-Sugar-Added Applesauce

Homemade and chunky sugar-free cinnamon applesauce using a variety of sweet and tart fresh apples....(more)

Perfect Fluffy Blueberry Pancakes

A recipe for the perfect fluffy blueberry pancakes from scratch. Light, airy, and most importantly, absolutely delicious!...(more)


Cooking with the EmerilWare Bread and Baguette Maker

The EmerilWare Bread and Baguette Maker is a cooking device that can be used to make a variety of different breads. The machine will do all of the work for you, from the kneading and rising to the baking process. However, the contraptions and buttons on the machine upon first receiving it, may be daunting, especially to inexperienced bread makers. Here are some tips to help you to get familiar with and master the EmerilWare Bread and Baguette Maker....(more)

Useful Baking Ware for Your Kitchen

Baking ware is an important addition to any kitchen. Baking ware is anything from what you use to bake your cakes and cookies in to what you would use to mix or measure the ingredients for them. There are many different items on the market that you might not need at first. If you are just starting to accumulate the appropriate tools, you should make sure you have the basics to make your baking a success. Consider the list of essentials below....(more)

The Top Five Stores for Kitchen Equipment

Whether you're a skilled chef or simply enjoy the act of cooking, it is important to fill your kitchen with the proper tools and equipment to assemble your meal. There are numerous stores that sell supplies for your kitchen; however, some carry wider varieties of tools than others. This list explores five stores that sell equipment meant to enhance your cooking experience through their high quality and diverse inventory. Not everyone is ready to go out and spend hundreds of dollars to fill their kitchen cabinets, but these stores are starting points for home chefs at any stage of their cooking career....(more)

Chef Cathy Parsons is a professionally trained Chef and Culinary Nutritionist with a focus in food science, recipe development and product development. She has two Bachelor's degrees, one in Culinary Nutrition and one in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI. She was a Chef Instructor at... Read More

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