It's the season of presents, ornaments, bright reds and golds. Watch Chef Jayce Baudry channel all that inspiration into his latest creation, the Christmas Present Cake. This is the ultimate holiday table center piece.
If you want to spend more time caroling, and sipping wine instead of hanging in the kitchen, watch Chef Jansen Chan (International Culinary Center). make colored sugar, the easiest way to make basic sugar cookies shine on your holiday table.
The holidays mean it's time for bubbly. Let Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) educator Vanessa Price teach you how to open a bottle properly and safely: without hurting somebody, or ruining that spark.
Pro-tip: steak underdone, overdone, weirdly-shaped and looking at you wrong? Chill out, Goldilocks, it's no big. It can be fixed—unless you decide to hand-deliver that re-fire order straight to the line. Chef Tim Maslow of Ribelle in Boston continues to be baffled.
WTF Are You Doing?! gives chefs the chance to gleefully reenact the awful behavior they see in their dining rooms everyday.