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Announcement expected on Monday re: outdoor dining returning to more of California

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 hour ago

"BREAKING: a source close to CA gov @GavinNewsom confirms to @KCBSRadio that all regional #StayAtHome orders will end tomorrow. ICU capacity projected 15%+ over next 4 weeks. Most counties bac...

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Induction vs copper/gas

dcole
by dcole 8 hours ago

I have long been in need of new skillets/fry pans. I have a great Demeyere “searing pan” which seems as thick as the Proline skillets, just very short sides. The rest are cast iron, carbon steel ...

Diana's Table: Korean homecooking youtube channel

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 hours ago

Diana Kang shares her 40 years of homecooking experience on "Diana's Table", a new youtube channel that launched in September. A friend from Korea recommended it to me. I've only had time to watch ...

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Staub Frying Pan Convex On The Inside?

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by KevPang 17 hours ago

Hi Guys, Got this 28cm Staub Frying Pan about 2 months ago. Cooked with it a few times, but I realized something: 1) Base is not completely flat, if I tap on the edge of the pan with some pr...

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Iittala Tools cookware - anyone with experience using this ?

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by CHSeifert 23 hours ago

I just stumbled upon these pans and pots from Iittala called ‘Tools’ I think they used to be made by Hackmann, but are now under the Finnish brand Iittala. They have a smashingly good lookin...

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Kouign-Amann-Where to find in DC

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by flobow 1 day ago

Had kouign amann in Montreal a couple years ago and loved it. Searching for any good bakeries in DC that sell it. Thanks!

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Mincemeat Cake

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by Querencia 1 day ago

Now after the holidays we may find mincemeat marked way down in price (at my store it went from $9 a jar to $2.25) so this is the time to bake this cake that takes a whole jar. It is elegant; I hav...

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San Marzano canned tomatoes

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by brooklynbabe 1 day ago

What is your favorite brand? How important is DOP stamp?

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How can I fix my blah chicken chili?

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by laredo 1 day ago

I made this last night expecting a good out come, but there was very little flavor and I have a big pot left! I would love some ideas before I start messing with it and totally ruin it What I d...

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Violet recipes

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by kim2001 1 day ago

I recently got a small bottle of culinary violet extract as a gift. It smells amazing, but I cant find any recipes using it. I know I can always add it to whipped cream and things like that, but do...

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'Manhattan-style': what does this mean exactly?

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by gutreactions 1 day ago

You hear this expression so often attached to descriptions of restaurants and their menus. I think the label is often meant to lure customers in. Might work if you are an out-of-towner. But what is...

Winter Clearance Sale @ Cooks' Junction, Los Altos

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 days ago

Passing along the flyer for the winter clearance sale at Cooks' Junction in Los Altos, CA. Cooks' Junction 261 Main Street Los Altos CA 94022 650-941-6530 https://www.instagram.com/cooksjun...

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Copper Woks?

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by lize_bird 3 days ago

I'm confused about why this would even exist. Aren't they reactive? And not great for high heat?

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Cast Iron or Enameled grill pan for fish

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by starzzz 4 days ago

I caught an episode of Gino D’Acampo on YouTube where he grills a fish, similar to a Sardine, in what appears to be an cast iron enameled pan e.g Le Creuset/Staub or similar. The general consens...

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A delectable and hearty Cantonese soup for a frigid Winter's day!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 days ago

Confronting with the coldest day of this Winter, for dinner, I decided to combat this frigid weather by making my most favorite soup from the Cantonese repertoire - A renowned rustic and hearty cre...

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February 2021 Cookbook of the Month VOTING

islandmermaid
by islandmermaid 4 days ago

Welcome to another Cookbook of the Month (COTM) vote! Here are our nominees! I included links to a profile on each author, the author's web site, and a selection of recipes available online. JU...

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Portable induction plate recommendations

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by JohnLearnsToCook 5 days ago

After many happy years with my Bosch induction hob, I have moved countries and until my wife and I find a place to buy (which may be a few years, as it depends on how well kids settle at school), I...

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Home Cooking Dish of the Month - NOMINATIONS, February 2021

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by herby 5 days ago

Welcome to nominations thread for February dish of the month! February is a good month in my book - the days are getting longer, the lowest temperatures are behind us, and it is short -:) So, wh...

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Tried and true onion roll recipe?

Dave MP
by Dave MP 6 days ago

My mom wants to make homemade onion rolls (like the kind that's used for deli sandwiches). I'd love to know if anyone has a tried and true recipe that works? A quick google search uncovers some pos...

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New santoku out

Eiron
by Eiron 6 days ago

The new owner picked out beautiful Ipe for the handle and requested a stunning custom coral colored mosaic pin fill. :-) The mysterious "MM&M" monogram on the back will have people pondering its m...