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Prime beef is a designation of meat quality which describes the highest quality beef. Prime meat is the most tender and juicy meat grade.
Roasted garlic is a complete transformation of raw garlic. Sweet, mild and delicious, you can use roasted garlic in pasta, pizza, mashed potatoes, or just spread it on crackers.
Choice beef is a designation of meat quality which describes high quality beef. Choice meat is a tender and juicy meat grade, with less marbling than Prime.
Select meat is a fairly tender meat grade, but not as juicy as Prime or Choice. Select is a quality designation describing beef with slight marbling.
Learn how to make the perfect oil & vinegar salad dressing, also called a vinaigrette. These simple tips will help you make a great vinaigrette dressing anytime.
Brining a whole chicken is a great way to add flavor and juiciness before roasting it. See how to brine a chicken.
Turkeys cooked in the deep fryer can be moist, juicy and flavorful. But are turkey fryers safe? Learn more about fire hazards associated with deep-frying turkeys.
Need to know how to sharpen a knife? Sharpening your chef's knife, and keeping it sharp, will make cooking easier and safer. Learn how to sharpen a kitchen knife.
Balsamic vinegar might be the most sublime of all the vinegars. Learn the secrets of this sweet, smoky, dark elixir, like how it's made and what kind you should buy.
A number of organizations offer culinary classes for kids. Find children's cooking classes that are available near you.
Glazes are highly concentrated reductions of stocks that can be used to fortify sauces or diluted with water to make stock again. Learn how to make meat glaze, chicken glaze or fish glaze.
Want to work on your knife skills? Then you'll want to check out these descriptions and photos of all the basic culinary arts knife cuts and shapes.