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Super Food Nerds: How to Make Your Own Bacon

A couple years ago, all the food blogs were aflame about making your own bacon. It was awesome, they said. You should try it, they said. It’s insanely easy and pays off in spades, they said. Very rarely do you ever hear an endorsement that roundly and completely glowing. What’d I do in response? I [...]

Baconfest: The 10 Sweetest Things to do With Bacon

If it’s bacon-wrapped, bacon fried or bacon-infused, then chances are it was at this year’s Baconfest in Chicago. Ardent bacon lovers attended Baconfest, a tasting event featuring dishes that star the most fashionable culinary ingredient, bacon. Chefs around the country created small plates and bacon-based cocktails and brews, while artisan bacon-makers and “bacontrepreneurs” sampled and [...]

Hump Day Snack: Bacon Makes Everything Better

Viral video virtuosos Rhett & Link (of “T-shirt War” stardom) have teamed up with Denny’s for their latest production Bacon Makes Everything Better. The video hits all the marks of a viral smash for the schadenfreude- and bacon-prone masses. In it, “The Bacon Diva” sings R&B narration of YouTube “fail” videos such as a kid [...]

Sifted: Winter Comfort Foods, Healthy Weeknight Recipes + More

Get our take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including winter comfort foods and healthy recipes.

WTFood: Beer and Bacon Battered Deep Fried Doritos?!

Thank goodness it’s bulky sweater season: Nick of DudeFoods.com has come up with a button-popping recipe for Beer and Bacon Battered Deep Fried Doritos. WTFood?! We’re all about combining foods we love like Chili Mac ‘n Cheese and Chicken Caesar Salad Pasta, but this takes the idea of a food mash-up to a whole new [...]

Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches for the Bacon Lover

If making ice cream at home wasn’t a family tradition growing up (like it was for Cooking Channel editor Kirsten Vala), making the good stuff yourself might seem like the tallest of tasks. But like any other goodie we’ve grown accustomed to ordering from over the counter, making the frozen treat at home is far [...]

Pix Potluck: Spinach Quiche with Bacon Salad

Cooking Channel fans have certainly been cooking up a storm. With so many holidays lately — Easter, Passover, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day — food people have never had more reason to get into their kitchens. This latest photo — a Spinach Quiche with Bacon Salad, shared with us by Steve Cole on the Cooking Channel Facebook [...]

Winter Obsession: Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts, once the most dreaded vegetable of children and adults alike, are officially trendy. I’m a fan, and proudly not a bandwagon one — there was never a time in my life when I didn’t adore these sweet and nutty baby cabbages. During the fall and winter, when they’re at their prime, I cook [...]

Cookie #4: Lee Anne Wong’s Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cooking Channel is joining Food Network for our first annual cookie swap, 12 Days of Cookies. Each day, visit us here for a look at new holiday cookies, party-planning tips and top techniques for rolling, spooning, slicing, baking and decorating delicious sweet treats to give — or keep — from favorite chefs and Food People. [...]

Cooking the Channel: BLT Bruschetta

I’ve been known to make BLT sandwiches once a week all summer, while tomatoes are at their peak. The classic BLT is quick, simple and requires very little planning, shopping or cooking. My secret ingredients: mayo and crunchy peanut butter—mayo slathered on the top slice of bread and PB on the bottom. It’s really hard [...]

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