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What's the Best Way to Store Cookies?

What's the Best Way to Store Cookies?

Another in our Ask the Chef series: I want to know what is the best way to store “crispy/crunchy” cookies so they keep their “crisp” and for a more “cake-like” cookie.

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How Long Can I Store Corn Oil?

How Long Can I Store Corn Oil?

Question: Does corn oil become rancid after having it for over six months? How long can I store it? Another in our series of “Ask the Chef” questions.

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How Do You Prevent Cracks in the Top of a Cheesecake?

How Do You Prevent Cracks in the Top of a Cheesecake?

Another in our series of Ask the Chef questions: I can make a pretty good cheesecake, but seem to have the same problem. No matter what kind of cheesecake that I make, the top ALWAYS ...

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Can You Freeze Sour Cream?

Can You Freeze Sour Cream?

A question in our Ask the Chef series: Can you freeze sour cream?

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Is a Rampion the Same as a Radish?

Is a Rampion the Same as a Radish?

Question: Is a rampion the same thing as a radish or is it something similar?

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What Wine Should You Use to Marinate Red Meat?

What Wine Should You Use to Marinate Red Meat?

Question: What red wine would you typically use as a marinade for red meat? I usually grab a cheap table wine. I have always wondered if it really makes a difference. Do different grapes break ...

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Can I use Soy Milk in a Scratch Pudding Recipe?

Can I use Soy Milk in a Scratch Pudding Recipe?

Question: Can I use soy milk in a made-from-scratch pudding recipe? Check this article for the answer!

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What is the reason for using ‘unsalted’ butter?

What is the reason for using ‘unsalted’ butter?

Stumped by an ingredient? Curious about how to do something you’ve never tried? Need help finding, sorting or knowing what to do in the kitchen? The Food Channel to the rescue! Ask us and we’ll ...

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What is the Origin of Sourdough?

What is the Origin of Sourdough?

!/files/0000/0794/sourdough_cookbooks_thumb.jpg!Have a question for a chef? We’ll choose from the questions we receive, research it in the Kitchens of The Food Channel, and publish the response. Please allow time for ...

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