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How Do I Store Cream Puff Shells?

How Do I Store Cream Puff Shells?

Another in our Ask the Chef series: How do I store cream puff shells without them becoming too soft?

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How Long Can You Keep Turkey in Brine?

How Long Can You Keep Turkey in Brine?

From our Ask the Chef series: How long can you keep turkey in the brine?

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Can You Freeze Recipes That Contain Sour Cream?

Can You Freeze Recipes That Contain Sour Cream?

From our Ask the Chef series: Can you freeze recipes that contain sour cream such as a potato casserole that also includes cheddar cheese and cream of chicken soup?

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If You Put a Frozen Turkey in Brine will it Thaw Faster?

If You Put a Frozen Turkey in Brine will it Thaw Faster?

From our Ask the Chef series: If you put a frozen turkey in a brine could it thaw faster?

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What is Panko?

What is Panko?

A question from our Ask the Chef series: What is panko?

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Should I Cook with EVOO, or Regular Olive Oil?

Should I Cook with EVOO, or Regular Olive Oil?

Another in our Ask the Chef series: I've always heard that using extra virgin olive oil to cook with is not only a waste of money but regular olive oil reacts better to heat ...

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White Eggplant Right on Trend

White Eggplant Right on Trend

What is this vegetable and how do I fix it?

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How Long Can I Store Chicken Broth?

How Long Can I Store Chicken Broth?

How long can you store homemade chicken stock before using it? Check it out in this "Ask the Chef."

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How to Keep the Compote Fresh?

How to Keep the Compote Fresh?

Q:  If you were working in a restaurant and wanted to make pancakes with a blueberry compote for the breakfast hour, how could you keep the compote fresh , while plating all those pancakes? Would you ...

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Is There a Substitute for Curry Powder?

Is There a Substitute for Curry Powder?

Q.  I'm making lamb burgers and the recipe calls for curry powder. Is there anything I can substitute for the curry powder?

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