A Holiday Flashback!

Remembering a wonderful Thanksgiving from a few years ago... 

I loved this part! 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! 

In honor of the Founding Father who wanted the turkey to be declared our national symbol because the eagle was a bird "not of good…

Repeat After Me: Spatchcock That Bird!

We love turkey!  Moist and juicy, seasoned beautifully, with each section of the bird cooked to perfection...  I've tried many methods over the years.

And the winner is:  SPATCHCOCK!  Click on the bird to learn everything you need to know…

You'll Be Thankful for These Thanksgiving Stock Tips!

Thanksgiving 2020 will mean a very different celebration for many of us this year, of course, but even if you're serving fewer folks, these tricks from TOC's archive will definitely help speed things up on Thanksgiving Day... and then REALLY…

Duxelles Pizza

Quite possibly my best pizza ever...

No, really!

After finding a huge mushroom sale, I knew I had to make some duxelles FAST... because mushrooms just don’t last long.  So, of the ten 8 oz. containers we bought, I cleaned…

Onion. Ring. Game. Changer.

We all have our favorite batters for fish, for onion rings, for whatever.  But I’m about to blow your mind, without taking your beloved batter away from you. 

Use whatever (wet) batter and battering method you like.  And then..... 

Dip…

Spicy, Soothing Thai Green Curry Noodles

We were both craving something spicy.  The week had been hellacious...

And it was only Wednesday.

So, though Asia seemed to be calling, making a big pot of rice held less than no appeal.

Hmmm...

I heated a can of…