Faith’s Kitchen Renovation: The Big Reveal!
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)I’ve been sharing my kitchen renovation with you (see all the posts and the progression here). Today’s finally the day: the big reveal! We are thrilled and feel so lucky — hope you enjoy the peek! • Faith’s Big Kitchen Reveal! The Kitchn
Apr 19, 2013
How To Make Crunchy Caramel Popcorn
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • How To Make Crunchy Caramel Popcorn The Kitchn
Apr 18, 2013
Favorite 3-Ingredient Cocktails
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)A trimmed-down cocktail ingredient list will still yield some of the most classic and enjoyable drinks. I asked some food writer friends, all well-versed in cooking and the ways of the bar, about their simplest go-to cocktails… • 3-Ingredient Cocktails The Kitchn
Apr 18, 2013
My Favorite Hangover Cure
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)It’s cocktail week here in the Kitchn! Practical gal that I am, I thought I would just leap to the most important piece of information you’ll need when it comes to cocktails: the hangover cure. • My Favorite Hangover Cure The Kitchn
Apr 17, 2013
Party Appetizer Recipe: Cheddar Olives
(Image credit: Emma Christensen)With these cheddar olives, my favorite straight-from-freezer-to-oven recipe, there are never any leftovers. Ever. No matter how many I make. • Cheddar Olives The Kitchn
Apr 17, 2013
10 Meditations for Spring
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Every week I look forward to Dana Velden’sWeekend Meditationhere at The Kitchn. Her small essays always prompt me towards thoughtfulness and gratitude, and peel back new layers of thinking about the kitchen, the home, and living in the world. • 10 Meditations for Spring The Kitchn
Apr 16, 2013
15 Fabulous Pitcher Drinks for a Party
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)What’s a party without a cocktail? But shaking them to order just isn’t practical when there are guests to enjoy and dinner to finish. Two words for you: pitcher drinks. • 15 Fabulous Pitcher Drinks The Kitchn
Apr 15, 2013
Menu For a Spring Housewarming Party
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Spring seems to be the season for moving. As soon as the books are on the shelves, and the forks are back in a drawer, it’s time to invite the masses over to check out your new digs. • Spring Housewarming Menu The Kitchn
Apr 12, 2013
How To Make Coffee Concentrate
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • Coffee Concentrate The Kitchn
Apr 12, 2013
Etiquette Dilemmas: Children at the Party
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)“Can we bring kids?”Everyone has an opinion about children at parties. I have fond childhood memories of attending grown-up gatherings, for just a few minutes. The rules were clear: children were welcome, only to a point. But things have changed. • Children at the Party The Kitchn
Apr 11, 2013
A Book Club Brunch Party
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Here’s a look at the full party and the recipes I used, beginning with fresh strawberry-basil cocktails and ending with a buttery lemon cake with elderflower whipped cream.Can you think of a better way to spend a sunny weekend morning? • A Book Club Brunch Party The Kitchn
Apr 11, 2013
A Book Club Brunch: Setting the Table
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • Setting a Stylish Table The Kitchn
Apr 10, 2013
Rubén’s Paella-Making Spanish Kitchen
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Rubén’s rented kitchen in Somerville, MA doesn’t scream his ancestry when you first enter, but once you start walking around, Spain resonates everywhere — from the wineskin to his collection of paella pans… • Kitchen Tour The Kitchn
Apr 10, 2013
How To Make Classic Egg Salad
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)I just love a good egg salad sandwich: the creaminess of the eggs and mayo, the crunch of celery, the faint but not overwhelming tang of raw onion. So perfect! So let’s nail the classic, uncomplicated egg salad recipe. • Make Classic Egg Salad The Kitchn
Apr 10, 2013
A Book Club Brunch: The Party Plan
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • A Book Club Brunch The Kitchn
Apr 10, 2013
DIY Frayed Edge Linen Napkins
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)I love washed linen napkins. If you’re like me and also appreciate frayed edges, then you can DIY six linen napkins for about $15, with no sewing involved. Read on for how to make this happen. • Frayed Edge Linen Napkins The Kitchn
Apr 9, 2013
We’re Writing The Kitchn Cookbook!
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)For the last several months we’ve been hard at work on the biggest book yet. This 150-recipe cookbook will feature new recipes we developed in the spirit of everything our readers love about The Kitchn: ease, accessibility, flavor, and fun. • The Kitchn Cookbook! The Kitchn
Apr 9, 2013
What Does 2,000 Calories Look Like?
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • What Does 2,000 Calories Look Like? The Kitchn
Apr 8, 2013
Faith’s Carrara Marble Countertops
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)For me, kitchen renovation meant finally having countertops that were beautiful, bright white, and easy to clean.Marble was the natural choice. Right? Right! Here’s the story of how we overcame our fears, and found our honed marble countertops. • Carrara Marble Countertops The Kitchn
Apr 8, 2013
9 Build-Your-Own Party Meals
(Image credit: Leela Cyd)We don’t know why, but there is something universally appealing about customizing your own meal — which makes a build-your-own bar an easy dinner or dessert option for youanda fun party experience for your guests. • 9 Build-Your-Own Party Meals The Kitchn
Apr 5, 2013
Brian’s Practical Logan Square Kitchen
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Brian Solem and Cyndi Fecherco-edit a food magazine and love to collaborate in Brian’s Logan Square kitchen, which has seen many dinner parties over the years… • Brian’s Practical Logan Square Kitchen The Kitchn
Apr 5, 2013
Faith’s Renovation: On Buying Appliances
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Last we checked in with my kitchen renovation, we werewrestling IKEA cabinets… Now I’d like to take a step back and talk about a process thatshouldbe sexy but is actually fraught with confusion, uncertainty, and a lack of resources: buying kitchen appliances. • Buying Appliances The Kitchn
Apr 1, 2013
New Recipes from The Kitchn
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)How perfectly lovely would that Lemon-Blueberry Yogurt Cake look on your table? Ifit’s cookies you’re craving, we have three contenders to vie for your oven space.And am I the only one who wants to steal a quick spoonful from that Banana Cream Pie? • New Recipes from The Kitchn The Kitchn
Apr 1, 2013
Love Your Appliances? Tell Us Why!
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • Love Your Appliances? Tell Us the Maker & Model! The Kitchn
Mar 29, 2013
Why Panna Cotta is the Perfect Dessert
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Panna cotta can always be the right dessert — whether you’re throwing a fancy party or a small one, have lots of time or no time, are gluten-free, dairy-free, allergy-prone, vegan, or simply craving a delicious and creamy sweet. • Panna Cotta The Kitchn
Mar 29, 2013
Arjen’s Dutch Curiosity Kitchen
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Architect Arjenlives with his family in a little corner of Amsterdam. Their kitchen is typical Dutch style, with two walls of parallel kitchen units, divided by a narrow passage, which opens into a wider dining and social area… • Arjen’s Dutch Kitchen The Kitchn
Mar 28, 2013
10 Chocolate-Dipped Desserts
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)For a treat you could have strawberries, or you could have strawberriesdipped in chocolate. Have a macaron, or a macarondipped in chocolate.You see where I’m going. • Chocolate-Dipped Desserts The Kitchn
Mar 28, 2013
15 Fresh and Bright Desserts for Spring
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)The first get-together of spring needs a special dessert to mark the occasion, don’t you think? A fluffy cake or a parfait with billowy whipped cream, some crunch and a drizzle of honey. Here are 15 recipes that we think will do the job admirably. • 15 Desserts for Spring The
Mar 27, 2013
Leigh’s ‘One Window Too Many’ Renovation
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)What’s the incentive to undergo a kitchen renovation? For Kitchn reader Leigh, it was a desire to make the most of the view outside. “Our goal from the beginning was to open up the views by having as many windows as possible and no upper cabinets…” • Leigh’s Kitchen Renovation The
Mar 27, 2013
New Recipes from The Kitchn
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • New Recipes from The Kitchn The Kitchn
Mar 26, 2013
Tip: Store Grated Ginger in the Freezer
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)I have a little ritual when I bring fresh ginger home from the market:peel, grate, freeze. Not only is this a great way to keep ginger fresh longer, but it becomes incredibly easy topunch up a sauce, stir fry, or smoothie any time you want some gingery spice. • Grated Ginger in
Mar 26, 2013
Clean Your Copper with Salt and Ketchup!
(Image credit: Dana Velden)I actually don’t care for shiny copper, but occasionally the few pieces I have need a little cleaning up, so I was fascinated to read an article on the Kaufmann Mercantile website that recommends two very unexpected ingredients to clean copper… • Clean Your Copper The Kitchn
Mar 25, 2013
5 Habits For Keeping Clear Countertops
Getting countertops cleared is easy, right? But what aboutkeepingthem that way for more than a day? Now,that’sthe tricky part! Here are five habits that can help keep your countertops clear and make for more enjoyable cooking • Clear Countertops The Kitchn
Mar 25, 2013
10 Budget Wine Picks For a Polenta Dinner
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)It was ‘polenta party‘ time at Faith’s house last week, and she served it with a delicious dish of beef braised in red wine. So, the big question we pondered was, what wine or rather what wines to serve alongside this robust, meaty, yet creamy dish? • 10 Budget Wine Picks
Mar 22, 2013
An Italian Polenta Supper Party
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)This week I’ve beensharing one of the most fun dinner partiesI’ve ever hosted — we invited six friends over and threw an Italian polenta party anchored by a four-foot-long board in the middle of the table! Here’s how it all came together: • Polenta Supper Party The Kitchn
Mar 22, 2013
15 Ways To Eat More Beans with Dinner
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Beans! Whether we’re talking black beans, white beans, or evenheirloom beans, beans make up some of the most satisfying meals in ourrepertoire. Here are 15 very tasty ways to start eating more of them! • 15 Ways To Eat More Beans with Dinner The Kitchn
Mar 21, 2013
An Italian Polenta Supper: The Party Plan
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)Last week I threw a dinner tailored for the end of winter, one with hearty, rustic polenta and lots of red wine. We decided to add a dramatic centerpiece for this party — a four-foot-long polenta board! Want to see more? • An Italian Polenta Supper The Kitchn
Mar 20, 2013
Win $10,000: Celebrate and Create the Art of Patron
Patrón is mixing it up with the Art of Patrón Contest, in which imaginative Patrón fans (such as yourselves) can enter to win$10,000for creating the greatest piece of art using, or inspired by, the iconic Patrón Tequila bottle… • Win $10,000: Celebrate and Create the Art of Patron Apartment Therapy
Mar 20, 2013
4 Unexpected Uses for Kitchen Tongs
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)When it comes to cooking dinner every night, one tool I can’t live without is my kitchen tongs. But I had no idea there were four more surprising uses for this everyday tool — including one that is especially helpful for short cooks like me. • Uses for Kitchen Tongs The
Mar 19, 2013
New Recipes From The Kitchn
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)New recipes this week include meatball sliders, creamy cashew tomato soup, and a panini filled with ham and brie. And don’t forget a side salad — we have two brand new creamy dressings for you to try! • New Recipes From The Kitchn The Kitchn
Mar 19, 2013
6 Ways To Clean Smelly Plastic Containers
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)No matter how thoroughly you scrub plastic containers, there comes a point where they start to smell a little…stale. Here are six ideas to freshen them up — without resorting to harsh chemicals. • Clean Plastic Containers The Kitchn
Mar 18, 2013
15 Crazy & Creative Pinterest Lunches
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Leave it to Pinterest to give lunchtime a serious case of the crazy. Check out 15 of the most creative lunches we culled from the bowels of Pinterest. (And we promise: you’ll never look at sardines the same way again.) • 15 Crazy & Creative Pinterest Lunches The Kitchn
Mar 15, 2013
One-Handed Meal Ideas For Busy Moms
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) • One-Handed Meal Ideas The Kitchn
Mar 15, 2013
How To Make Crackers At Home
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Have you ever tried making your own crispy, crunchy, seed-topped crackers? My recommendation: try it. Definitely. Crackers are surprisingly easy to make at home with just five basic ingredients, a rolling pin, and a baking sheet. • How To Make Crackers The Kitchn
Mar 14, 2013
Julie & Andy’s Bright, Happy Kitchen
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Julie Morelli and Andy Schwegler are the witty and creative minds behind Chicago based print shop Nourishing Notes and boutique design firm Letterform. Their mission is simple: “We believe there’s nothing better than food, family, friends, and laughter.” • A Bright, Happy Kitchen The Kitchn
Mar 14, 2013
Make-Ahead Lunches To Pack in Jars
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Canning jars make great containers for lunches prepared in bulk, individually portioned, and stored in the refrigerator or freezer, so it’s easy to grab a wholesome, homemade meal on even the busiest afternoon. • Make-Ahead Jar Lunches The Kitchn
Mar 13, 2013
20 Lunches You Can Make the Night Before
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Do you get stumped for good lunch ideas, falling back on the same unsatisfying sandwiches and cans of rewarmed soup? We have a whole month’s worth of work-week lunches up for grabs today! • 20 Satisfying Lunches The Kitchn
Mar 13, 2013
New Recipes From The Kitchn
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Warm breakfast pizzas topped with smashed avocados and sunny eggs, a savory vegetarian congee to satisfy morning cravings, orange poppy seed muffins that you can grab on your way out the door, and more: • New Kitchn Recipes The Kitchn
Mar 12, 2013