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Tips and techniques4
If you've never had country ham, here's your chance to try a traditional Southern treasure.
Fried country ham with red eye gravy11
Side Dishes for Country Ham12
Traditional country ham companions have learned some new tricks.
Curing Country Ham16
See how Burgers' Smokehouse cures some of the best country hams.
If you try only one recipe in this issue, these biscuits should be in your oven.
In colonial days, beaten biscuits were standard fare for very special guests.
Fresh asparagus is hitting the stores now. How is it grown, and what's the best way to cook it?
Crepes are coming back. Learn basic crepe making. Then use them to make a Crepe Napoleon.
It's blue crab season. Here is a crab cake recipe that'll look and taste like a big-time chef made them.
Thai red pepper sauce31
One of the five mother sauces. Thick, rich, and delightfully decadent.
Beyond Eggs Benedict36
Eggs Benedict are almost common. But try these unusual alternatives at your next brunch.
What's happening in food39
Questions & Answers40
Lemon Meringue Pie42
What's more refreshing than the taste of real lemons? I'll tell you now, this pie is /tart!/