Ingredients

You only get out of cooking what you put into it.
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Avocados

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Avocado (Persea americana) is considered by some to be the world’s most perfect food.  With its deliciously creamy flavor and lavish amounts of nutrients,…

Tools

The right tools for the job make all the difference.
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Buying a Chef’s Knife

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Chef’s knives are the great workhorses of the kitchen.  After your hands, they are the most important tool you have.  So it goes without…

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How to Season Cast Iron

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There are dozens of articles on the Internet explaining how to season cast iron but instructions vary widely. With a little help from science, we set out to determine which was the most effective method.

Techniques

A methodical approach ensures consistent results.
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Vinaigrettes

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Vinaigrettes give you the biggest payoff for the least amount of work of any sauce group. A vinaigrette takes seconds to make, is incredibly…