Someone gave me a couple pounds of jalapenos. I also have a few banana peppers, and about 12 cayenne peppers. I could turn it all into a hot sauce, but other than that, what are some good options? A chutney? Pickled?
It's almost impossible to use up all of your fresh herbs. Instead of tossing them though, simply make your own dried herbs with this easy technique! It lends a delicious, fresh taste and helps you cut down on waste.
Candy canes mark the run-up to Christmas, and by the end of the season you're bound to have more than you know what to do with. David Pistrang of CHOW.com shows you five great ways to use them up, including Candy Cane Simple Syrup and Candy Cane Vodka. You may actually find yourself heading back to the store to buy more.