The Arsenal®

The Arsenal®

Just started cooking? Is the kitchen as foreign to you as Uzbekistan? Have no fear. These are the recipes that will build the foundation of your pantry and teach you the skills you need to grow as a cook, not to mention rack up compliments faster than Kim Kardashian gain Twitter followers.

Hershey's Chocolate Cake

Forever? Completely? Sounds like words used only in conjunction with things that inspire lasting love. Like this cake.

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  • 20 M
  • 55 M
  • 173

Meyer Lemon Syrup Recipe

Luscious as caramel yet simple as simple syrup, this Meyer lemon syrup has a very giftable sweet tart lemon thing going on.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
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Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

This easy baked casserole is exactly what macaroni and cheese ought to be—cheesy, crumb-topped, indulgent goodness.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 24

Beer Nuts Recipe

Slightly sweet, subtly complex, and insanely easy homemade beer nuts. Unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. Beer sipped on the side not optional.

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 2

How to Make Dried Orange Peel

An easy technique lands you a stash of dried citrus to fancy up all manner of everyday cooking and baking.

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  • 5 M
  • 3 D
  • 0

Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe

Think of these as an easy mashed potatoes casserole loaded with bacon, Cheddar, and sour cream. Talk about awesome game day grub.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0

Authentic Ciabatta Recipe

Every once in a while, along comes a loaf of bread that’s so rustic, so memorable, it ruins every other bread experience. Here’s that loaf.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 20 M
  • 173

How to Make Maple Sugar

Making maple sugar at home isn’t difficult or tricky or fearsome. It’s actually crazy simple. And ridiculously tasty.

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  • 15 M
  • 45 M
  • 2

Pancake Mix Recipe

Homemade buttermilk pancakes can be yours any day of the week thanks to a stash of this handy DIY pancake mix.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0

Homemade Pasta Dough Recipe

Pasta made according to tradition is unspeakably more supple, lovely, and gratifying than that dried-out store-bought stuff.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 59

Cashew Milk Recipe

We’re convinced this is the best cashew milk recipe on the planet. Includes dates for sweetness and is perfect in coffee.

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  • 5 M
  • 8 H, 5 M
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Ham with Red Eye Gravy Recipe

A Southern classic made from pan drippings and coffee, this little number is going to revolutionize your weekend breakfast making.

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  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

5-Minute Artisan Bread Recipe

Um, 5 minutes hands-on time for a loaf of bread? Please. That’s nothing. Nothing short of a miracle, that is.

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  • 10 M
  • 5 H
  • 122

How to Make Ghee

“How to make ghee?” is a question we’ve been asked quite a lot lately. The answer couldn’t be easier. Here’s how.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 2
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