With in-depth cooking articles and step-by-step cooking videos, we'll help you learn more about how to cook great food at home. Master cooking techniques that will make you successful in the kitchen, and take a closer look at some of our favorite ingredients. Learn everything from how to cure meats to making cheese at home, plus find Test Kitchen-approved techniques for getting tricky treats like hollandaise sauce and flaky pie crust to turn out perfectly.
How to Roast Peppers
Roasting peppers is an invaluable skill to learn in the kitchen! You can make salsas, sauces, and delicious side dishes with your roasted peppers. Here's how to roast peppers.
How to Make French Crêpes
The word crêpe just sounds fancy. With just a few simple ingredients, your house will soon look and smell like a French crêperie, but no one will complain about that!
How to Make Smash Burgers
Smash your way to one of THE BEST burgers you’ll ever eat.The combination of juicy meat with crispy edges on a tender, toasted bun will bring the biggest smile to …
How to Fill & Coat Lamingtons
Lamingtons are a classic Australian dessert of sweet, buttery, and light sponge cakes, filled with raspberry jam, coated in chocolate ganache, and rolled in toasted coconut.
How to Make a Pavlova
Pavlova is another classic Australian dessert — ours is a crisp meringue shell with a marshmallowy center, topped with creamy, berry-swirled whipped cream and red berries.
How to Prep Artichokes
Artichokes may look intimidating to prep with their prickly petals, but it actually only requires five steps to trim down to the heart and store to prevent from browning.
How to Make Moon Pies
Moon pies are a classic Southern dessert, and are especially popular during Mardi Gras as a "throw" from floats during the parade. Here, we walk you through how to make …
How to Form & Fry Sesame Balls
Sesame balls are a classic New Year's and birthday treat, but they can be a bit tricky to make. From forming to frying, we've got you covered with this how-to …
How to Form Dumplings
Making dumplings at home can be a rewarding process, but takes a little practice to get right. Here's how to master the fanciest of folding techniques — the pleated fold.
Three-Herb Falafel with Tahini Sauce
A traditional Middle Eastern street food, falafel, is a must-try chickpea recipe.
Baby BLT Burgers
Forget the "bigger is better" mentality. With these tasty baby burgers, the new perspective is, "the more, the merrier!"
How to Make Pupusas
No need to jet off to Central America for this traditional Salvadoran favorite. Making these tasty treats at home is easier than you may think. Follow our simple step-by-step process …