Best Recipes for Holiday Treats and Potlucks, A Sandwich from Oprah and Giada, and Great Winter Salads

Top posts for December 8-14, 2008

Candy and salads -- it's holiday food, recipes for gift-giving, and vegetables for winter nourishment in this past week's most-viewed posts. Also -- a wonderful and elegant San Francisco kitchen, potluck recipes, food science of spray oil, and more below in our hot posts.

Top posts for the week of December 8-14, 2008

Gallery: 11 Winter Salads to Eat Right Now

Top 10 Holiday Uses for Wine Corks

Pantry Organization: Put Your Grains In Jars

10 Techniques Every Cook Should Know

DIY Peppermint Patties

Kitchen Tour: A Lovely 'Before' from Rena and Derek

Kitchen Spotlight: Open Storage in Small Kitchens

Recipe: Big Pancake

Weeknight Meal Tip: Ways to Doctor Jarred Tomato Sauce to Add More Flavor

Holiday Food Gifts: What Are You Making This Year?

Good Question: Best Potluck Recipes?

Help Me Find: Clean and Modern Recipe Card Templates

Blogging Oprah: Giada's Chocolate and Brie Panini

Good Question: Best Healthy and Natural Food Blogs?

Food Science: The Science Behind Nonstick Cooking Spray

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