Everyday Meals

Cook Steak Perfectly Every Time with This Genius Appliance

Are you sous vide curious? Count yourself in good company: This once-expensive, chefs-only technique has burst onto the scene with affordable equipment for the home cook. Steak is the perfect way to break in your own sous vide—try everything from classic chuck-eye to strip. Great cooking comes down to confidence RELATED: Why You Should Get a […]

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How to Cook With Vermouth

Vermouth is one of the ingredients that goes into a gin martini. And that is, usually, the only reason anyone seems to know anything about it. It isn’t a bad reason, of course. A good crisp martini, up, with a few green olives, is one of  life’s great pleasures—and vermouth, a subtle and slightly botanical […]

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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 […]

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How to Cook Caulilini—The Cauliflower Variety You Never Knew You Needed

Roughly twenty years ago, Mann’s, a Cali-based vegetable producer owned by Del Monte, delivered broccolini unto to the world. Also known as “baby broccoli,” the long, slender stalks bearing delicate florets (which make it feel more like broccoli’s so-cool, impossibly graceful older cousin than an infant version of the cruciferous veggie) took markets by storm. Broccolini, […]

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10 Easy Ways to Cook With Apples

Apple season is (almost) here and we can’t wait to make the most of it. Whether they’re in a pie or in a salad, apples are rarely a bad idea. Here are our favorite ways to use the fall fruit: Related: 13 Types of Apples—and How to Use Them Cooking dinner shouldn't be complicated 1. […]

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Island Kielbasa in a Slow Cooker Recipe

"My mother gave this recipe to me and it is a big hit at parties and potlucks. You never have to bring home any leftovers!" Ingredients Adjust US Metric 2 pounds kielbasa sausage, sliced into 1/2 inch pieces 2 cups ketchup 2 cups brown sugar 1 (15 ounce) can pineapple chunks, undrained Directions Prep 10 […]

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20 Recipes to Cook in March

Welcome to March! We all deserve a round of applause for making it this far. Sure, it’s only the third month of the year, but we survived January and February, which for many of us are the coldest, darkest, and most unpleasant. March is very much a transitional month, as we slowly peel off our […]

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Recipe: Trader Joe’s Slow Cooker Meatball Parm

You’ll want to have the pasta or Italian bread ready for this one. That’s because this super-easy slow cooker dinner begs for something to sop up all its ridiculously saucy goodness. This meal is as lazy as it gets, thanks to a couple of Trader Joe’s shortcuts and your trusty slow cooker. A Easy Italian […]