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How To Cook a Low-Sodium Blackened Steak

How To Cook a Low-Sodium Blackened Steak

From our Ask the Chef series: Restaurant-style blackened steak can be done at home if you use a good quality steak and prepare this recipe for a tasty rub.

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Ask the Chef: Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ask the Chef: Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

From our Ask the Chef series: I love chocolate chip cookies but the ones I remember baking when I was a kid forty-five years ago. I have been trying for years to recreate the recipe ...

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What Is a Good Egg Substitute?

What Is a Good Egg Substitute?

Whether you’re allergic, trying to go vegan, or just trying to reduce your cholesterol, there are a number of reasons to use an egg substitute in a recipe, particularly in baked goods, where you won’t ...

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What Kind of Oil to Use for a Cutting Board?

What Kind of Oil to Use for a Cutting Board?

QUESTION: I made a wooden cutting board for my wife and want to oil it but I’m not sure what to use. I want to use something that won’t turn rancid and is safe for ...

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Can I Freeze a Smoked Salmon Spread?

Can I Freeze a Smoked Salmon Spread?

Help! Can I freeze a salmon spread? Ingredients: Smoke salmon, cream cheese, sour cream, lemon juice, dill, etc. I made about 3 pints last night for a party, but everyone had to leave due to ...

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How Large Is a Large Egg?

How Large Is a Large Egg?

QUESTION:
How many large eggs = 1 jumbo egg or 1 jumbo egg = ____ oz?

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How Many Carrots in Carrot Cake Cookies?

How Many Carrots in Carrot Cake Cookies?

I’m trying desperately to find a carrot cake cookie recipe. I have everything but how much carrots I’m supposed to put into it. I have no idea where I got the recipe from. Can you ...

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How Do You Cook the Trunk of a Banana Tree?

How Do You Cook the Trunk of a Banana Tree?

QUESTION: I’m looking for a recipe how to cook the trunk of a banana tree. I live in the jungle of Costa Rica and am ministering to the Indians.

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What is Grappa?

What is Grappa?

From our Ask the Chef series: There is a recipe for The Confession, that has Grappa-Cherry Liqueur-Champagne-I do not know what Grappa is. Can you help?

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