Have you hopped on the toaster oven dessert train yet? If not, now is the time and crostatas are the reason. Tapping into the power of your toaster oven (for more than just reheating pizza) is a real pro move when you're oven is fully occupied.
Your waffle maker doesn't have to just sit around collecting dust between brunch dates—you can use it to make dessert! In this CHOW Tip, Suzy Brannon of CHOW.com shares four recipes for quick, unique desserts that are sure to impress.
For maximum flavor, Naomi Pomeroy doesn’t just roast chicken thighs. Instead, she crisps the skin, then braises the pieces in a supertasty mix of marinated artichokes, olives, sherry, garlic, lemon and thyme.