thanksgiving

6 Tips for Making Gravy Without Panicking

6 Tips for Making Gravy Without Panicking

Turkey gravy is not hard to make, but that does not stop some people from feeling very anxious about it. This actually makes sense to me: If you’ve never taken a thin liquid and made it thick, the process is quite mystifying. In reality though, it’s very simple — the…

What If You Only Make the Parts of the Turkey You Like?

What If You Only Make the Parts of the Turkey You Like?

It’s accepted culinary wisdom that breaking down a turkey into its various parts and cooking them to their own, unique target temperatures is the best way to prepare the bird. But for a lot us, there’s no reason to buy a whole bird this year at all. If you happen…