Best Your Best Chef-Self: The Complete How-To Guide

Ready to be the master of your own kitchen? Get tips and tricks from our Test Kitchen staff and other foodie experts on making the most of your appliances and gadgets, plus lessons on essential cooking techniques, baking how-tos, and more.

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How to DIY a Piping Bag Out of Parchment Paper
Want to do fancy icing designs but don’t have the right piping equipment? You’re in luck! With just a few easy steps you can do detailed icing work with what you already have in your kitchen.
How to Make Your Best Hot Chocolate Yet
With this guide, we’ll walk you through making everything from custom boozy hot chocolate to your own dry hot cocoa mix.
How to Make Soft Cookies
Plus, can you make hard cookies soft again?
How to Make 5 Discontinued Taco Bell Items
Just because the menu’s changed doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your Taco Bell favorites.

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