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How to Chiffonade
Techniques

How To Chiffonade Fresh Herbs

And for our latest installment of fancy French cooking terms, I give you CHIFFONADE. Chiffonade is the term for cutting fresh herbs with large leaves into thin, ribbon-like strips. Basil is the perfect herb to […]

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TECHNIQUES

Beef Stew 101
Entrées

Beef Stew 101 | Beef Stew

So, it’s March. My calendar says so. Late March. Spring is actually here. Would someone PLEASE tell Mother Nature?! It’s still so cold and I’ve been cold since October and I’m over it, Winter. Seriously, […]

How to Chiffonade
Techniques

How To Chiffonade Fresh Herbs

And for our latest installment of fancy French cooking terms, I give you CHIFFONADE. Chiffonade is the term for cutting fresh herbs with large leaves into thin, ribbon-like strips. Basil is the perfect herb to […]

RECIPES

Beef Stew 101
Entrées

Beef Stew 101 | Beef Stew

So, it’s March. My calendar says so. Late March. Spring is actually here. Would someone PLEASE tell Mother Nature?! It’s still so cold and I’ve been cold since October and I’m over it, Winter. Seriously, […]

Coconut Kahlua Hot Cocoa
Drinks

Coconut Kahlua Hot Cocoa

                     Who else is already over winter? Seriously, can I get a show of frostbitten hands? I know it’s only been a few weeks, but enough already! It’s […]

VIDEOS

How to Make an Egg Wash
Videos

How to Make Egg Wash

As much as I lovelovelove eating pastries, I shy away from making them. You need a delicate hand to get them just right and if I’m being honest, a delicate hand I am not. (Also, […]

Clean Portobello Mushrooms
Techniques

How to Clean Portobello Mushrooms

Portobello mushrooms are large, round mushrooms known for their dark brown color and meaty texture when cooked. They’re often used as the central ingredient in vegetarian recipes because of their meaty consistency. Cleaning portobellos is […]

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Chef Danielle is a personal chef, cooking instructor, food stylist and food writer. She teaches the ABCs of cooking with tips, tools, techniques & recipes to make cooking simple.