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Author: Joe Stalvey, content editor

What’s That?: Updated

We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured, and nearly all who offered guesses were in the ballpark. It is the 3-in-1 Dough Cutter from Real Simple Solutions. It sells for $9.99 at Bed, Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Joan. Check out the Recipe Box […]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Best thing I ever made

What’s the single best dish you ever made? Give that some thought, and then share it with us for the Recipe Box of March 20. Post recipes using the comment link. Please include your name and number of servings. (And please spell out measurements: teaspoon, tablespoon, cups, etc. It’s our style.) Don’t forget vegetarian entrees […]

Savor and share: Potluck favorites

Send us your favorite potluck dish for the Recipe Box of March 13. Post recipes using the comment link. Please include your name and number of servings. (And please spell out measurements: teaspoon, tablespoon, cups, etc. It’s our style.) Don’t forget vegetarian entrees for March 6. And it’s not too early to think about recipes […]

What’s That?: Updated

We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: Can opener Nutcracker Bottle opener It is a foil cutter, and it sells for $4.99 at Bed Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Deedee. Check out the Recipe Box on Friday for […]
Categories: Contests

What’s That?: Updated

We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: Cheesemaking press Lemon squeezer Mini strainer for gravy or salad dressing It is a can colander, used to drain liquids from canned foods, which sells for $3.99 at Bed Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly […]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Vegetarian entree

Send us your favorite vegetarian entree for the Recipe Box of March 6. Post recipes using the comment link. Please include your name, address, phone number and number of servings. (And please spell out measurements: teaspoon, tablespoon, cups, etc. It’s our style.) Don’t forget Russian recipes for Feb. 27. And it’s not too early to […]
Categories: Reader favorites

What’s That?: Updated

We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: Grapefruit sectioner. Fancy potato peeler? Apple peeler/corer. It is an asparagus peeler and it sells for $4.98 at Bed Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Dana. Check out Recipe Box on Friday […]
Categories: Contests, General

Savor and share: Russian recipes

Cold winter air can spur the appetite. Few know this better than the Russians, who will serve thousands of gallons of their hearty borscht soup to visitors to the Winter Olympics. Given that we have plenty of winter left to contend with, it seems like a fine time to find a nice Russian dish to […]
Categories: Reader favorites

What’s That?: Updated

We asked readers of the Recipe Box blog to identify the kitchen item pictured. Here are some of the guesses: Hamburger press for Valentine’s Day? Microwave fried egg mold! Microwave quiche maker! It is the Wilton Mini Pie Maker, which sells for $9.99 at Bed Bath & Beyond. This week’s randomly selected winner is Terri. […]
Categories: Contests

Savor and share: Quick entree

Does this sound familiar? You are pressed for time and tired; you are hungry; you don’t want fast food. That’s when you have to get creative in the kitchen. Send us your favorite quick entree idea for the Recipe Box of Feb. 20. (The theme comes courtesy of reader Michelle Cravetz, who will receive a […]
Categories: Reader favorites