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Every cook wants to learn fast new ways of performing everyday kitchen tasks. From seeding a tomato to shaping a perfect meatball to cutting a meringue pie, we explain how to do almost everything better and quicker — loaded with solutions to your cooking dilemmas, search through our library of clever culinary tips to help you in the kitchen with our tips, tricks, and timesavers.

Blender Safety Tip

Put this simple tip into action any time you're puréeing hot liquids in a blender.

Peeling Garlic Made Easy

Peeling garlic can be a sticky, time-consuming mess. Follow this simple tip to make your life a bit easier.

Simple Way to Flavor Rice

This Test Kitchen-approved tip is a simple way to add flavor to rice. Just a quick addition to the pot and you'll up the ante of plain cooked rice.

Keep Drinks Covered

Avoid getting bugs or sand in your drinks while enjoying time outside with a simple trick using a kitchen staple.

Cheesy Potato Soup

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What is more comforting on a cool fall day than a pot of soup simmering away on the stove?

These recipes are bound to make the transition to sweater weather a lot easier and way more delicious.

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