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Chef John's Individual Beef Wellingtons

Ingredients 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 10 large brown mushrooms, finely chopped ¼ teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons minced shallots freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 pinch cayenne pepper, or to taste 3 tablespoons white wine 2 ounces smooth-style, truffle-flavored pate 4 (8 ounce) filet mignon steaks salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 2 […]

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One-Pot Ground Turkey Black Bean Taco Soup

Ingredients 1 ½ tablespoons olive oil 1 ½ pounds ground turkey 1red onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 teaspoons salt-free garlic and herb seasoning blend (such as Mrs. Dash®) 1 teaspoon Cajun seasoning 1 teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon black pepper ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper, or to taste ⅛ teaspoon smoked paprika, or to taste 1 […]

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PSA: There May Be Bugs in Your Strawberries

The world is pretty much a bummer right now, but at least warmer summer weather will soon be upon us. With that comes seasonal fruits and vegetables like strawberries. And there’s absolutely nothing wrong with a good strawberry, right? As a further sign that we’re absolutely not allowed to have nice things in 2020, it […]

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How to Make Your Best Green Bean Casserole Yet

While turkey may be the star of the Thanksgiving show, green bean casserole definitely deserves praise for its strength as a side dish. The hearty classic can make almost anyone want to eat their vegetables, especially once the iconic fried onion topping is added. Green bean casserole is also one of the easiest, and cheapest, […]

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5 Ways You May Be Ruining Your Fancy Blender

Whether you’ve had a fancy high-speed blender for years, you’re a proud new parent of one, or you’re simply considering the investment, the most important thing to know is how to properly care for it. Treat it right and it could last close to a lifetime, which is definitely the goal, considering the small appliance […]

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How to Be a Cook Who Can Wield a Knife with Confidence

Today’s Lesson: Knife Skills Enroll & See All Lessons So Far Welcome to Day One of Kitchn Cooking School! You’ve arrived! Today, your first lesson: knife skills. There is nothing as important to a cook as knowing how to slice, dice, and chop. Today’s lesson will start with the (perhaps surprising!) basics that you need […]