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What Are You Baking These Days? March 2020 Edition!

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 26 days ago

Spring may finally be in the air, bringing the lucky rhubarb and strawberries and other good things. What’s in your oven this month?

What's For Dinner #437 (March 2020) - Spring Is Approaching!

by Amandarama 27 days ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? ...

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April 2020 COTM: Announcement

by MelMM 6 days ago

For April we will be cooking from ISTANBUL & BEYOND: EXPLORING THE DIVERSE CUISINES OF TURKEY, by Robyn Eckhardt. We may face some challenges obtaining ingredients, but we will muddle though. Use t...

MEATLOAF - Home Cooking Dish of the Month for February 2014

by herby 6 years ago

Hello DOTM enthusiasts! Hope everyone is set and ready to make amazing meatloafs and share their recipes, experience, and sage advice on how to make this humble dish outstanding. I am looking f...

March 2020 COTM: VICTUALS - Husbandry, Appalachian Spring

by MelMM 27 days ago

Use this thread to report on the following chapters/sections of Victuals. Husbandry - pp. 245-277 Shelley Cooper - pp. 278-283 Appalachian Spring - pp. 285-311 If you are the first to repor...

Entrecote Steak Sauce - How to make

by yummyinmytummy 12 years ago

I will be a rock star in my boss's eyes if I can tell him what is in his favorite sauce of all time. He had entrocote sauce on his steak in Paris and wants more, NOW. He dicsribes it as a brown s...

Easy & Delicious Way to Make Quiche At Home

by Bonniezepeda 4 hours ago

Recently everyone is passing a bad time due to COVID19. We all are at home quarantine now. But whatever is happening we need to cook and eat to live. I want to share an easy and shortcut recipe tha...


Dish of the Month April 2020 - VOTING

by herby 2 days ago

Thank you all for taking time to nominate a dish for April 2020. We had a quiet nominations round where eleven dishes were nominated. Two dishes emerged as contenders for the next DOTM: empanadas a...

March 2020 COTM: VICTUALS - Roots & Seeds, Salt of the Earth

by MelMM 27 days ago

Use this thread to report on the following chapters/sections of Victuals. Roots and Seeds - pp. 25-53 Messing with Greens - pp. 54-67 Salt of the Earth - pp. 69-97 Salty Dogs: Chili Buns and ...

Cooking in the time of COVID-19

by soccermom13 14 days ago

Because I live close to several good grocery stores, up until now I have been able to quickly get any ingredients I need. I’ve gotten fresh fruits and vegetables as I need them. But in this t...

Weekly Menu Planning - March 2020

by MidwesternerTT 1 month ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in March. Is this the month for “freezer mystery challenge” where the year-old (or unmarked) bags get thawed and included...

Waste not want not... COVID19 version

by thatswhatshemade 9 days ago

I'm stocked up, but I did it through my produce subscription and a friend helped me (I am on a 3 month quarantine). I've got some stuff that doesn't make sense, maybe you do to? Let's make sense of...

Pork rib membrane - remove or not?

by Midlife 6 years ago

OK............. now I'm confused. The cooking shows I remember about making pork ribs all said to remove the membrane along the back of the rack before cooking. Then I read this: http://eatocrac...

Main entreés to serve after French Onion Soup?

by makeupyourworld 1 year ago

Hey Chowhound. This week after all work is said and done I am planning on doing some weekend cooking and baking (well, Thursday and Friday- that's my weekend as of this week. College kid schedules ...

what to serve with sausage, peppers and onions

by suzeqz 7 years ago

So, I've got some wonderful chicken sausage and some lovely bell peppers and some nice onions -- the main course was obvious. But what might I serve with them? No sandwiches here; DH is gluten in...

ICE CREAM -- Home Cooking Dish of the Month, July 2019

by masha 9 months ago

Welcome to our Reporting Thread for our July 2019 Dish of the Month (“DOTM”). For those new to our DOTM series, the purpose of this thread is to encourage hounds to prepare the selected dish throu...


The Great Corona Shelter in Place Virtual Baking Competition

by tweetie 4 days ago

My 16 year old nephew has asked if we can do some kind of a baking competition during our time of social distancing. He's thinking a showstopper type event since judging will have to be visual. I...


Learning to Cook in the Time of Covid-19

by masha 6 days ago

The purpose of this thread is to help and inspire any novice cooks or folks who do cook but would like to improve their skills or increase their repertoire of menus. Fire away with your questions ...


Freezer Meals for Someone Who Can’t Have Overly Spiced Meals

by katie_75975 4 days ago

My boyfriend’s father has been extremely ill (not with COVID-19) and I’m looking for some recipes that are still tasty without being heavy on spices. All of my favorite things to make are heavily s...