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Getting Personal - July 2014

Posted on July 1, 2014

Sometime last year my husband starting taking pictures of our dinner table on a regular basis. It started out innocently enough – a pretty salad probably caught his eye. Naturally, I was flattered....

Cooking Class: Searing

Posted on July 1, 2014

A fair number of meat, poultry and some seafood recipes call for you to sear the protein before further cooking. Searing is a direct-heat technique used most often in grilling, braising, roasting or...
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Burger Time: Make Your Best Burger

Posted on July 1, 2014

It's always a great time for a burger, but in summer especially so. Burgers are really easy to make, but a few technical refinements can make the difference between a good burger and a great one....
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Everybody's Favorite Burgers

Posted on July 1, 2014

If you want to get 10 different answers to the same question, ask 10 of your coworkers to describe the perfect burger. That's what happened when we sent our Chef Perron out in search of the best way...
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Ask Chef Rachael: Do Chefs Need Recipes?

Posted on July 1, 2014

In last month's issue we defined the difference between a cook and a chef, but we have a lingering question: "Do chefs use recipes?" To find out, we asked our resident expert, Kowalski's Culinary...
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Cheese of the Month - July 2014

Posted on July 1, 2014

Kowalski's Cheese of the Month is Madrigal, a sweet, mild baby Swiss. This pasteurized whole cow's milk cheese is semi-hard. It is covered in an amber rind with a straw-color interior, with lots of...
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The Sunday Chef

Posted on July 1, 2014

Sure you can grill up boneless, skinless chicken breasts in a flash, but truly great grilled chicken, such as the recipe we're sharing here, takes time and attention to detail. Following this...
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Situk River Sockeye Salmon

Posted on July 1, 2014

The Situk River flows southwest through the coastal fishing village of Yakutat, Alaska, a tiny community that is widely known as the largest seafood producer in the states. The native fishermen of...
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Kowalski's Wins Big at National Chef Competition

Posted on July 1, 2014

Our own Culinary Director, Chef Rachael Perron, was recently named National Grand Champion of the Supermarket Chef Showdown. The competition, presented by the Food Marketing Institute (FMI), was held...
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Kitchen Tips - July 2014

Posted on July 1, 2014

If you are chopping herbs for a salad dressing and your recipe also calls for salt, sprinkle the herbs with salt before chopping; it will help keep them from flying all over the cutting board.When...
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