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    A Late Summer Guide to Winter Squash

    Though fall is still a week away, this winter squash guide will have you ready for cooler weather and heartier cooking in no time.

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    Books for Cooks

    Give the gift of a good read

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    Great Finds: Holiday Gift Guide

    Gift Ideas for Every Cook on Your List

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    Old Europe’s New Wines

    Three under-the-radar wine regions are making news with quality wines at affordable prices

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    A stockpot is probably the largest pot in your kitchen, so you want to buy a good one. Check out our favorites and get tips on what to look for in a quality pot.

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    Guide to Rice Varieties

    There are dozens of different ways to classify the scores of types of rice from all over the world, but rice is generally described as being long-, medium- or short-grained.…

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    How to Choose a Chef's Knife

    One size doesn't fit all for this kitchen essential, so be sure to test-drive before buying

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    All about breadcrumbs

    Breadcrumbs are an amazingly versatile ingredient. They can thicken, add bulk, and bind or they can serve as a crunchy coating or topping (as in Fried Meatloaf). Breadcrumb varieties aren’t…

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    Beer 101

    In the dog days of summer, cold beer can be the perfect match for food—here's an overview of your options.

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    Discover the Pleasures of a Cheese Course

    Extend the dinner hour, relax with friends, and explore a range of excellent cheeses, from creamy Brie to piquant Roquefort

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