Cantonese comfort food, chicken jook (also known as congee) is a creamy, warm, savory rice porridge fragrant with ginger and chicken broth, that lends itself to endless customization. Add scallions, fried shallots, roasted peanuts, soy sauce, fish sauce, cilantro, pickled mustard greens, or whatever other toppings strike your fancy.
Jill Cooks Pulled Pork from "Heart of the Artichoke"
CHOW.com Senior Food Editor Jill Santopietro is back to help you make dinner, and she's enlisting the aid of David Tanis's Heart of the Artichoke. On the menu: Slow-Cooked Carne Adovada, with some tips from Jill about how the cookbook helped or hindered her along the way.
Chef David Burke takes us on a trip down memory lane, while cooking three of his signature dishes.
Homemade mayonnaise is surprisingly easy to make, and since it tastes so much better than store-bought, it may sway even avowed mayo-haters. Plus, you can turn it into all sorts of other sauces and dips.