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BRING IT! | The liquid from soaking dried porcini mushrooms yields a flavorful and almost instant broth.

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Soup's on! Whip up a pot of something hot and delicious this weekend.

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Free Range on Food: Wednesday, Jan. 17, at noon

LIVE CHAT | We'll be talking about Southern dumplings, Lulu Peyraud, this week's recipes and more. Guest Sheri Castle joins us.

Sommeliers offer tips on how to help them help you.

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FIRST BITE | Haidar Karoum’s first solo venture is a bright reflection of his personal food story.

Be on the lookout for a pair of would-be thieves with possible third-degree burns about the face.

Including a few veggie and fish ideas.

NOURISH | The basic method for this curried carrot one, graced with Indian spices, will be a key to the culinary kingdom of warm bowlfuls.

SUNDAY SUPPER: There’s an easy and quick way to keep the bivalves tender.

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Maintenance is much harder than losing. But each one learned lessons that stuck.

When it comes to our preferred candy chews, the president and the media have something in common.

5 recipes using the good ol' processed cheese product.

Served at All-Purpose in Shaw, the pie is topped with chicken, mozzarella, a Gorgonzola ranch sauce and, of course, hot sauce.

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2.5 stars | Erik Bruner-Yang showcases top talent, including cocktail guru Todd Thrasher and pastry wiz Pichet Ong

If mistakenly eaten, the fish could cause a gruesome death by asphyxiation. Officials used emergency text messages and loudspeakers to alert people.

DINNER IN MINUTES | In this lightning-quick meatless pasta, the seeds bring the components together.

And they are surprisingly easy to make atop your favorite stew.

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Fixing the misbehavior requires more than a ‘Your mother doesn’t work here’ sign

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Perhaps then the president might start to understand what immigrants from Africa and Central America bring to America.

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