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What’s for Dinner #434 (December 2019) - Fall/Winter

by sallyt 7 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? Phot...


My Bombay Kitchen Cardamom Cake

by walker 3 days ago

Since I can't find the exact recent discussion of this cake ... I was just in Buenos Aires for a week, renting a lovely studio AirBnB. I met the owner and we started discussing recipes and I told ...

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Holiday Treats 2019

by sallyt 2 days ago

Hi everyone, let's talk about making candy, cookies, treats, etc. for yourself, family, friends and neighbors, whatever your cause for celebrating may be! ANY kind of edible treat is fair g...


Cake pan size question for the bakers

by tcamp 2 days ago

One of my food goals is to bake more cakes in 2020. I've been totally inspired by the beautiful cakes being made here. However, I plan on gifting the cakes to friends who are single or small famili...


January 2020 Cookbook of the Month NOMINATIONS!

by ad7yn 6 hours ago

Hello! The ber months do fly fast! What book will we use to start 2020? We would also need a new COTM coordinator for the the first quarter of 2020. Please let me know if you are interested in v...


Non-dessert snacks for "rock" party - Advice please

by AJ019 6 hours ago

Hello everyone - In the midst of holiday cooking/baking prep, I need some some ideas for non-dessert snacks/finger food for my son's science class party celebrating geology/rocks. I'd like to t...

Weekly Menu Planning December 2019

by MidwesternerTT 15 days ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in December. It's helpful if you can include your location and how many people you are feeding. Links to recipes are always ...

December 2017–February 2018 Baking Cookbook of Month: CLASSIC GERMAN BAKING

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by Caitlin McGrath 2 years ago

Welcome to the reporting thread for the Winter BCOTM, CLASSIC GERMAN BAKING by Luisa Weiss. We'll be baking together from this book in December 2017 and January and February 2018. HOW TO POST RE...


December 2019 COTM: 2019 Revisit

by ad7yn 7 days ago

Hello everyone! It's the last reporting thread for the year. We will be cooking for all 2019 COTM winners. Our winners range from a variety of local and international cuisines! Due to character ...

December 2019 Cookbook of the Month VOTING

by ad7yn 19 days ago

Hello everyone! Much of my enjoyment of the holidays is in the preparations. And I hope that you all are having fun and excited for the days ahead. For December, we will be voting from three int...

December 2019 Cookbook of the Month NOMINATIONS!

by ad7yn 1 month ago

Hello CH! The last month and busiest time of the year. What shall we be cooking during the holidays? Please nominate as many books as you like, and CAPITALIZE THE TITLE as you nominate. If you...

August 2014 COTM - Diana Henry Month: Other Books and Online Recipes

by delys77 5 years ago

Greetings all! Please use this thread to post your reviews for recipes pulled from Diana Henry books other than those identified in the main thread (Pure Simple Cooking/A change of Appetite/Food...

LATKES - Home Cooking Dish of the Month, December 2019

by masha 7 days ago

Welcome to our Reporting Thread for our December 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 t...


Menu Suggestions

by Meorchard 21 hours ago

Hi everyone, I haven't been on this site for a long time. I'm hoping for some ideas for a dinner menu. I've made homemade ravioli, one with four cheeses and the other is mushroom. Today, I bough...

March 2019 COTM Cravings: Hungry for More - Breakfast & Brunch, Soups, Salads, Sandwiches

by islandmermaid 9 months ago

Welcome to Chrissy Teigen Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters of CRAVINGS: HUNGRY FOR MORE - BREAKFAST & BRUNCH, page 11 SOUPS, page 42 SALAD...


Buddah's Hand aka Citron - Candying

by Fritz 2 days ago

What is a good method to candy buddahs hand without turning it into a sugar fest? I will be using it in Italian (Easter) Grain pie. And perhaps some other adventures. And what is the best wa...

Thanksgiving 2019: The Good, The Bad, The OMG What Was That?

by TorontoJo 9 days ago

Happy After Thanksgiving! Hopefully everyone had a joyful and delicious day and any stress is just a hazy memory. Let's hear about your day. What went well and what went wrong? What would you do ag...

May 2019 COTM Nigella Kitchen: Quandaries, pages 22-125

by Westminstress 7 months ago

Welcome to May 2019 Cookbook of the Month! Please use this thread to post reports on recipes from the following chapters of NIGELLA KITCHEN: WHAT'S FOR SUPPER?, p. 22 HURRY UP! I'M HUNGRY!,...