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The color holds longer when you freeze the pesto too.

Does Blanching the Basil Really Make Pesto Stay Green for Longer? Putting Tips to the Test in The Kitchn
7/10/14 08:40 AM

Definitely not cooked enough. Search "fruit float" - most jam needs to be cooked at minimum 15-20 minutes, if not longer.

Why Did My Fruit Jams Separate After Canning? Good Questions
6/26/14 03:54 PM

Whatever you build it out of, should you keep the base completely level? I would think you would want to angle it up a few degrees to ensure that it drains, but I am not sure.

DIY Renovation Project: How To Build a Recessed Shower Shelf Apartment Therapy Tutorials
4/11/14 05:20 PM

Why not refrigerate curd-filled cakes, but take them out, frost and then go where you need to go?

Do I Need to Refrigerate Cupcakes Filled With Lemon Curd? Good Questions
3/15/13 07:50 PM

You forgot Connecticut!

Farmers Market Guide 2011: Coast to Coast
6/22/11 02:16 PM

I got this one on an Amazon sale several years ago:

Its a little cheaper. I made almost everything in it - paella, tortilla espanola, stir fry - its great!

Hot Dish! All-Clad Stainless Shallow Casserole Pan
1/26/11 04:36 PM

If you buy prepared foods in the deli section of a grocery store - ask for a bigger container or for them to throw in an extra! I freeze stock in pint, quart and ice cube amounts.

What Are the Best Containers for Freezing Liquids? Good Questions | Apartment Therapy The Kitchn
3/29/10 03:37 PM

I love this pan: I use it for almost everything.

Help Me Find a Cheap Yet High Quality Cookware Set? Good Questions | Apartment Therapy The Kitchn
2/19/10 06:28 PM

Scoring the label with a sharp knife before soaking it overnight really helps.

How To Remove Jar Labels and Odors Home Hacks | Apartment Therapy Re-Nest
2/6/10 11:50 AM seconded!

Apartment Therapy The Kitchn | Kitchen Tech: Organize Recipes Using Google Reader
6/19/09 05:13 PM

Lemon zest Lemon juice extra virgin olive oil salt pepper. Un-screw-uppable.

Apartment Therapy The Kitchn | Good Question: Vinegar Alternative for Salad Dressings?
3/25/09 11:29 PM