All We Can Eat: Chat Leftovers


Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 11/07/2012

Chat Leftovers: Name That Dessert

The couple sampled some delicious treats in Mexico. But what were they?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/31/2012

Chat Leftovers: Time to go green with tomatoes

Red-tomato season is over. Finished. Done. Get used to it.

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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 09/19/2012

Chat Leftovers: ‘Inventing’ cocktails

Is there ever really anything new under the sun?

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Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Chat Leftovers: Storing balsamic vinegar

In this house, it’s kept on the counter. Is that a good idea?

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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 08/22/2012

Chat Leftovers: Photographing your food

With an iPhone and a little planning, you can make your plate look great

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Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 07/25/2012

Chat Leftovers: Fish sauce

Just what is that brown stuff in the bottle? A chatter wants to know.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/18/2012

Chat Leftovers: Freezing bananas

Jane Touzalin says to put your ripe bananas in the fridge if you want to maintain the texture for a bit longer.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Chat Leftovers: No gluten here

It’s something else that makes mashed potatoes gummy.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/27/2012

Chat Leftovers: Bread machine brioche

There’s another way — sort of — to make this French classic.

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Posted at 01:45 AM ET, 06/13/2012

Chat Leftovers: Squash blossoms

For population control in your garden, eat the blossoms

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Chat Leftovers: Medicinal marshmallows?

Can a popular confection cure your sore throat?

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Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Chat Leftovers: That sinking feeling

How can you get rid of germs in your kitchen sink?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Chat Leftovers: Pie problems

Why did a newbie’s early efforts fall a little bit short?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Chat Leftovers: Cupcake 911

How do you go from tough to fluffy?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/04/2012

Chat Leftovers: Just venting

What’s that funny-looking white thing in the spring-cleaning throwaway pile?

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Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 03/21/2012

Chat Leftovers: An open bottle of beer on the wall

Let’s say you don’t want to drink the whole bottle. Can you keep the contents fresh?

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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/07/2012

Chat Leftovers: Finding a fricassee

Five decades later, the memory of chicken fricassee has a powerful pull.

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Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 02/29/2012

Chat Leftovers: Having your fill of cupcakes

When a regular frosted creation isn’t enough, use these techniques to introduce a filling.

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Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Chat Leftovers: Too much yellow

He eats the hard-boiled egg white and tosses the yolk in the trash. Can this marriage be saved?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 02/15/2012

Chat Leftovers: Getting too flour-y

You bought it for just one recipe. What to do with the rest of it?

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Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 02/08/2012

Chat Leftovers: The ‘Top Chef’ effect

Which alum of the Bravo TV show has gotten the biggest boost from the experience?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 01/18/2012

Chat Leftovers: You don’t knead it

Sourdough lovers can make their own version of this easy, no-fuss bread.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 01/11/2012

Chat Leftovers: Gluten-free newbie

When your diet must change, where do you find easy gluten- and meat-free recipes?

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Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 12/28/2011

Chat Leftovers: Your turn

This week, it’s the chatters who have all the answers.

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Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 12/21/2011

Chat Leftovers: When it doesn’t pan out

Just how many baking pans do you have to buy?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/14/2011

Chat Leftovers: A holiday bowl

ISO a Christmas Eve soup that’s heart-healthy and rises to the occasion.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/30/2011

Chat Leftovers: Lemon aid

Is there a way to keep cut lemons fresh?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/23/2011

Chat Leftovers: Double your fun!

Got lingering Thanksgiving food questions? Join today’s special chat.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/16/2011

Chat Leftovers: Thanksgiving Q&A

The smaller side of turkey: How do you brine or stuff the breast?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/09/2011

Chat Leftovers: Thanksgiving Q&A

As the holiday approaches, here’s some help. And find more in today’s chat.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 11/02/2011

Chat Leftovers: Kicking the can

They asked for a recipe to replicate what’s in those red-and-white cans. But there’s a better alternative.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Chat Leftovers: There’s no trick to this treat

To free up time the next morning, assemble this breakfast dish before bedtime.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/19/2011

Chat Leftovers: The un-quiche

ISO a brunch dish for the carbohydrate-averse.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Chat Leftovers: Pumpkin soup

The goal is a savory bowl, not a slurpable pie.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Chat Leftovers: Juniper berries, maybe

The juniper berries growing in your yard might taste great with salmon — or make you sick.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/28/2011

Chat Leftovers: Infusing olive oil

Read up before you try flavoring oil; some risk is involved.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/21/2011

Chat Leftovers: The hard facts about cider

What does it take to make it at home?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/14/2011

Chat Leftovers: Do me a fava

It was a school-lunch experiment that didn’t pan out. What went wrong?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/07/2011

Chat Leftovers: A matter of time

What if you want your food to spend more time — or less — in the pot?

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Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 08/31/2011

Chat Leftovers: Do those cups measure up?

A kitchen experiment raises concerns.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 08/24/2011

Chat Leftovers: Cold, cold coffee

They’ve got a special supply just for visitors. Should it share space with the ice cubes?

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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 08/10/2011

Chat Leftovers: Pink pickles

What’s the secret behind the pickled turnips in Middle Eastern restaurants?

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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 08/03/2011

Chat Leftovers: Using your head (of cabbage)

ISO a coleslaw recipe that’s lower in fat and mayo-free

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/27/2011

Chat Leftovers: Six quick hits

About figs, crabs, old sherry, keeping chilies, split-top hot dog buns and pricey produce.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/20/2011

Chat Leftovers: DIY basil oil

Easy to make, risky to keep.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/13/2011

Chat Leftovers: Grill gunk

Having a grill is fun — but then you have to clean it.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/06/2011

Chat Leftovers: Olive brine

When the olives are gone, the brine lives on.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/29/2011

Chat Leftovers: Chocolate meltdown

Your nice chocolate bar looks nasty. Can it be saved?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/22/2011

Chat Leftovers: Flat as a ...

Can a pancake be too flat?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/15/2011

Chat Leftovers: Remembering raspberry soup

A fond memory inspires a recipe request.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/01/2011

Chat Leftovers: Picking a picnic spot

Where to do some nice alfresco dining — with wine?

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 05/18/2011

Chat Leftovers: The burning banana

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Posted at 07:47 PM ET, 03/09/2011

Chat Leftovers: Citrus glut!

That haul from Florida must be dealt with, but how?

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/02/2011

Chat Leftovers: Pizza and pasta, a twofer

The question is, how to freeze them?

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/02/2011

Chat Leftovers: Salt goes down the drain

When you wash off canned beans, are you washing away sodium?

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/19/2011

Chat Leftovers: Too much of a good thing

What to do with all this cream cheese? And don't say cheesecake.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/05/2011

Chat Leftovers: Pasanda

Pasanda was great in Pakistan; now where to find it in the U.S.?

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