Smoking Meat

Turkey Brine

Perhaps the simplest, most versatile brine ever. Seriously. Just salt and water. Surely you can handle that.

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Caramel Recipe

Classic Cream Caramels

Quite possibly the easiest caramel recipe we’ve ever encountered. But that’s not why we make it. One taste and you’ll understand.

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Beef Short Ribs with Chile Rub Recipe

Beef Short Ribs With Chile Rub

We swoon to short ribs prepared almost any way. But especially when braised with coffee and chiles. That is to say, this way.

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Sweet Potato Apple Latkes Recipe

Sweet Potato and Apple Latkes

These lovely latkes are crisp without, creamy within, and sweet throughout thanks to the dulcet tones of sweet potatoes and apples.

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Chorizo Bites Recipe

Chorizo Bites

Entertaining is a cinch when you have really easy and reliable recipes, like this one, at the ready. Go on, call some friends.

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Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe

Gingersnap and Sweet Potato Casserole

A Thanksgiving classic revisited with an added emphasis on sugar and spice and, yes, everything nice. A sweet potato mash topped with marshmallow and—believe it or not—crushed gingersnaps. Heresy? Or high-five-worthy? You tell us.

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  • 2 H
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Creamed Spinach Recipe

Creamed Spinach

This roux-less—and fuss-less—creamed spinach isn’t quite the classic, though no one’s complaining about that.

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Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Green Bean Casserole

Green beans? Check. Creamy mushroomy sauce? Check. Can opener? Uh…no thank you. Not this Thanksgiving.

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Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie Recipe

Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie Recipe

Strange how such a sweetly stunning sensation can be just sugar, cream, flour, and vanilla. Couldn’t be easier—or more addictive.

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My Pizza Cookbook

Easy Béchamel Sauce

Who knew that baking legend Jim Lahey’s brilliance extended not just to bread and pizza maverick but béchamel whisperer?

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