General Discussion

Discuss chow in general, including personal preferences (ketchup or mayo on fries?), national cuisines, discontinued products, and other sundries.

Mariners' Christmas Challenges

by Saylors_Christmas 4 days ago

I am working on a commercial ship. We did not get our full provisions which were expected at our last port, and there...

Ttrockwood commented 1 hour ago

Serve other food at a morning cookie exchange?

by mhulgrave 6 hours ago

Hosting a morning Christmas cookie exchange at 9 am. Will be serving coffee/tea etc. Do I need to have other food o...


ricepad commented 2 hours ago

Where to buy fresh nuts?

by cwladis 5 days ago

So I have tried buying nuts locally at Whole Foods, and online from various farms--and maybe I just have a particular...


Querencia commented 5 hours ago

Ordering Indian Chutneys and Pickles Online

by Sudaval 6 hours ago

I'm looking for a well-stocked, affordable, dependable online site where I can reliably find Indian chutneys and pick...


by Jambalaya 9 days ago

What's with Clementines the last couple of years? When these first came out they were very easy to peel, small, very...


pine time commented 9 hours ago

Where does Jacques Pepin get his bright green pistachios?

by suepea 3 days ago

On episodes of Heart & Soul and other series, Jacques cooks with pistachios that are amazingly plump and green. I've ...


suepea commented 10 hours ago

Goerges Brown - Baking Art course

by charlotte34280 2 days ago

Hello :) As anyone taken this class recently and have an opinion? Positive or negative, I am just trying to know i...


jjmellon commented 14 hours ago

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Looking for 1977, 1978 or 1979 Bon Appetit recipe

by Nbetts 1 day ago

Please help me find a Bon Appetit recipe from the November 1977, 1978 or 1979 issue. The recipe was a turkey stuffin...

Jokes Only Chowhounds Get...

by DuffyH 7 days ago

Showed this to my dude today and he was like, "What's a Mallard reaction?"


ricepad commented 1 day ago

Do I have to let food cool off before I cover it

by Freshfeetpnw 2 years ago

Do I have to let food cool down before I put it in Tupperware or do I just put it in Tupperware and cover it while it...


happydragon commented 1 day ago

Decaf chocolate?

by Shep 12 years ago

Lately, I've found that caffeine has been producing unexpected effects, beyond the desirable ones such as irritabilit...


prometheamoth commented 1 day ago

How should raw pork smell?

by Magnificat2005 9 years ago

I picked up 2 packages of pork tenderloin from Costco. Sell by date is 9/22/08. I've had it in the fridge for about...


OldFoodie2 commented 2 days ago

Cooked Chili - Refrigerated Question

by khaos526 4 days ago

So I know and have read all the detail of cooking beef and not allowing it to sit out more than 2 hours. As well a...

thegforceny commented 3 days ago

Suggestions for Great Caterers/Private Chefs in Palm Springs

by CACulinary 4 days ago

I would love an update on any suggestions for great caterers/private chefs in the Palm Springs (ideally closer to Ind...


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by italophile 15 years ago

I don't think this question is as hard as the one about ciwabo I asked the other day, but I haven't heard from anyone...


Looozana commented 3 days ago

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How to save the runny marmalade

by Stardust4300 3 days ago

Here's how to fix it in 2 different ways.

Cutting mango

by crn 5 months ago

I know how to cut a mango....but how can you tell what position the pit is in?

BeeRich commented 4 days ago

Souffle like French toast

by Monica 4 days ago

I recently had a wonderful breakfast that was simply called french toast. It was shaped in perfect rectangular form....

Monica commented 4 days ago

Why is White Cornmeal a Southern Thing?

by opinionatedchef 10 years ago

Aside from its use in (Northern)Johnnycakes, it seems that white cornmeal is used almost exclusively in ' the South' ...


JeffinNYC commented 4 days ago

How long will uncooked beef roast last?

by kittyfood 5 days ago

We want to try smoking a prime rib for Christmas. Once I buy the meat, how long will it last before we cook it? For b...


acgold7 commented 4 days ago