How To Cook Quinoa and Open Wine Without a Corkscrew

This Time Last Year

What were the most popular posts around this time last year? Well, there was a tip on how to open wine without a corkscrew (no, it doesn't involve your teeth), a great cheap wine, grilled cheese sandwiches, how to prevent freezer burn, a prediction that cupcakes will be oh so over soon, and baking a DIY wedding cake — in spite of a small hurricane.

Best Cheap Wine: 2006 Santa Rita 120 Cabernet Sauvignon

Food Science: What is Freezer Burn and How to Prevent It

On Hurricanes, Refrigerators, and Wedding Ice Cream and the DIY Wedding Cake

Lavender Polenta Coffeecake

Trend Watch: Is the Cupcake Fad Nearing an End?

How to Cook Quinoa

A Gentler Nutcracker From Ralf Krämer

End-of-Summer Cocktail: Whiskey Peach Smash

Recipe: Peach and Thyme Polenta Tart

How To Open a Bottle of Wine Without a Corkscrew

Recipe: Grilled Cheese with Tomato Chutney

Weekend Cooking: How to Make a Good Risotto

Look! Pipette-Shaped Pasta

Tips: Repel Fruit Flies with Rue

See all posts from September 14-21, 2008

Previous Year Ago Lookback Top Trader Joe's Wine Picks and How To Make Mozzarella