It’s so much more fun to eat food you made yourself, and you'll be surprised how many things a cook of any level can DIY. Think of your favorite staples, and we’ve got a recipe to re-create them in your kitchen. From <a target="blank" href="http://www.chowhound.com/food-news/54139/make-your-own-candy-bars/">classic peanut butter cups</a> to the perfect <a target="_blank" href="http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/chow-bagel-11820">golden bagel</a> to <a target="_blank" href="http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/basic-mayonnaise-11053">homemade mayonnaise</a>, our DIY recipes will impress. And let’s not forget the drinks! You can even make your own <a target="_blank" href="http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/spiced-tonic-water-28699">spiced tonic water</a> or <a target="_blank" href="http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/cherry-vanilla-bitters-12040">cherry-vanilla bitters</a> for a creative cocktail.
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