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Hidden Valley Ranch Packet: Just How Versatile is it?

If you've only ever thought to use a Hidden Valley Ranch Seasoning packet to make dressing, I can tell you, you're missing out. Spice up your life, and all sorts of dishes with this savory ranch seasoning.

What is the Mediterranean Diet?

All things in moderation…this balanced attitude toward food is why the diet of the sun-kissed Mediterranean is one of the world’s most healthful. Let this simple plan be your guide to modifying the region’s favorites into Americanized, good-for-you dinners you can savor with family and friends.

The Magic of Instant Pot Chickpeas

I fell in love with an Instant Pot cooking chickpeas.

Step Up Your Baking Game by Weighing Your Ingredients

I hate to tell you, but you're probably adding too much flour to your recipe.

My Hot Sauce Fetish

Hot sauces are love-it-or-leave-it for some, but for me, I love them so much that I devote entire sections of my fridge to them. Here are some of my favorite (really, the best) hot sauces. Plus, I shed some light on why some people are gluttons for pain and just can't get enough of the spicy sauces.

All About Lemons

Pucker up — stock your kitchen with every cook’s best friend — lemons. They add a spark to foods with their juice and zest.

The Real Difference Between Irish Whisky, Scotch & Bourbon

I wish for Irish whisky.

All About Asparagus: Growing, Buying, Storing, and Cooking With This Vegetable

Although it's now available year-round, asparagus is one of the first fresh vegetables you’ll see in the spring. Here's everything you need to know about asparagus, from how to grow and buy it, to storing and prepping tips, and some of our favorite asparagus recipes.

The Best Burr Coffee Grinders

A good coffee grinder is inarguably one of the pillars of a really good cup of coffee. But with so many grinders on the market You might be overwhelmed by which one to choose. We've selected our favorite, top-rated, kitchen-tested and reviewed Burr coffee grinders.

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Planner

Make your Thanksgiving feast as easy as possible with this downloadable comprehensive Thanksgiving planner. We take you through each step of the planning process, from deciding on your menu and guest list all the way through the hour-by-hour prep on the big day.

Move Over, Pancakes: We're Putting Maple Syrup in Cocktails Now

Maple syrup isn't just for breakfast anymore! We're featuring the smoky-sweet syrup in cocktails for the perfect fall drink. Here are four ways to incorporate maple syrup into your favorite fall cocktail.

Vegetable Love: The Indispensable Vegetable Cookbooks in Our Kitchens + Cuisine at Home's Cook the Book Cookbook Club

Want to eat more vegetables or make them in new and exciting ways? Check out our list of the best vegetable-focused cookbooks full of thousands of delicious and creative vegetable recipes. Then join our new cookbook club to find new inspiration, learn and grow as a cook or baker with our community.