Cook’s Illustrated Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cook’s Illustrated Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have long been using Cook’s Illustrated Thick & Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe as my go-to for over four years, so when I saw that CI developed a...

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Alton Brown’s “The Chewy” Chocolate Chip Cookie

Alton Brown’s “The Chewy” Chocolate Chip Cookie

There are many recipes for chewy chocolate chip cookies floating around the universe, but Alton Brown’s was the first one that I came across that used bread flour in...

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25 Halloween Recipes

25 Halloween Recipes

Halloween is a little over two weeks away, which means that parties, pumpkin carving and trick-or-treating will be starting even sooner! While I’ve never been very into the getting...

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The Weekend Dish: 11/15/2014

The Weekend Dish 10/13/2012

Happy weekend to you! I hope that you all had a great week and are ready for a relaxing weekend! I’m planning on conducting my own personal “throwdown” this...

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Mushroom Lasagna

Mushroom Lasagna

  Growing up in a very Italian family, I had eaten more than an entire town’s worth of lasagna before I was old enough to drive. My grandma made...

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Oatmeal Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Scones

If the words “peanut butter” and “chocolate” are listed in any recipe title, it’s a foregone conclusion that I’m going to make that recipe. Add “oats” to the list,...

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Butternut Squash & Bacon Mac n’ Cheese

Butternut Squash & Bacon Mac n’ Cheese

I think you all know me pretty well, which means you know that I have a great affinity for homemade macaroni and cheese dishes. I’ll never turn down a...

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