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Tips and Techniques4
Herb-Encrusted Beef Tenderloin with Cabernet Sauce6
A special dinner for a special time of year. Here's a fancy way to present this tender cut of beef.
Souffles on the Side10
These two side dishes are so impressive you'll be tempted to serve them as a main course.
Three Quick Breads14
Not your typical banana bread. Try one of these unusual quick breads like cranberry-pumpkin or apple-ginger. They make great holiday gifts.
Chinese Fried Rice18
Why not make fried rice at home? The ingredients are simple and it's a quick dinner that everyone likes.
Cajun Fried Rice20
Spicy and hot. Fried rice is a natural with Cajun ingredients.
Turkey Fried Rice22
An interesting "north woods" way to use up that left-over holiday turkey.
Tired of the heavy holiday meals? This elegant chowder with fresh seafood is a perfect change of pace.
America's favorite retro-dinner. Whether you've fondued before or it's your first time, this is just plain fun. Here's a fondue primer.
Cheese fondue is back and better than ever. Let's face it, great taste never really goes out of style.
Fondue with Broth32
This fondue makes for a party that's heavy on fun, but not in calories. What more could you ask for?
Panna cotta is a dramatic-looking dessert. You won't believe how easy it is to make.
Family Favorite Holiday Cookies38
Six holiday cookie favorites from our readers -- taste-tested over and over!