Kitchn Archive - October 2023
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The 35 Best Small Kitchen Storage and Organization Ideas You’ll Want to Try ASAP
Organizing Tips from The Kitchn
Make the most of the space you have with these smart tricks.
Oct 17, 2023
These Impossibly Creamy Mashed Potatoes Have a Big Secret
We tried every method out there to come up with the very best.
Oct 17, 2023
How Many Teaspoons are in a Tablespoon?
If you haven’t yet, memorizing some basic cooking measurement conversions is absolutely worth the effort. Why? Because learning how many teaspoons are in one tablespoon, or how to convert tablespoons to cups, will help you cook with confidence and scale your recipes for more or fewer portions. After years of recipe testing, these conversions have been drilled into my head. Of all the conversions to know, I believe that teaspoons to tablespoons is one of the most useful to memorize.
Oct 17, 2023
The Real Reason We Celebrate Thanksgiving
Find out why Thanksgiving is related to “Mary Had a Little Lamb.”
Oct 17, 2023
You Only Need 3 Ingredients for These Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies
And they're ready in less than 30 minutes.
Oct 17, 2023
10 Food Trends to Look Out for in 2024, According to Whole Foods
Gourmet noodles! Little luxuries! Spicy everything! And more!
Oct 17, 2023
Your Slow Cooker Is the Secret to Incredible Pork Chops
Set it and forget it.
Oct 16, 2023
The $40 Find That’s Made Doing Dishes So Much Less of a Chore
From dishes to veggie washing, it's the ultimate must-have.
Oct 16, 2023
What's the Difference Between Pepitas and Pumpkin Seeds?
Pepitas and pumpkin seeds are frequently used interchangeably, but are they really the same thing? Well, not exactly. With a crunchy bite and a nutty, slightly sweet flavor, pepitas and pumpkin seeds do indeed share some similarities, but they are not the same thing. Read on to learn more about what exactly makes pepitas different from pumpkin seeds and when it matters most!
Oct 16, 2023
Yes, You Can Cook Spaghetti in an Instant Pot
Trust us: This is best (and easiest!) thing you'll cook in your Instant Pot this year.
Oct 16, 2023
Start With This Easy Granola Recipe to Make Your Own Custom Versions
A basic recipe for beginners and seasoned bakers alike.
Oct 16, 2023
How To Cook Tender and Juicy Pork Chops in the Oven
What if I told you that I could guarantee perfectly cooked, perfectly tender pork chops, every time?
Oct 16, 2023
Twice-Baked Potatoes Are the Best Potatoes You'll Ever Eat
Bacon might be there.
Oct 16, 2023
I Swear By This Old-Fashioned Turkey Gravy Every Thanksgiving
It's the best every time.
Oct 16, 2023
How to Make the Best Burgers
No need to go out — stay in tonight and have a homemade burger.
Oct 16, 2023
How To Make the Absolute Best Chilaquiles in Just 30 Minutes
This saucy, slightly spicy dish is the comforting weekend breakfast you need.
Oct 16, 2023
How To Make Easy Pan-Fried Pork Chops
Further proof that there's nothing butter can't make better!
Oct 16, 2023
I've Made This Sweet Potato Casserole Every Thanksgiving for 20 Years
The streusel topping just might remind you of candied nuts.
Oct 16, 2023
The Best Portable Blenders to Take With You Everywhere
They're compact yet powerful.
Oct 16, 2023
I Tried Kris Jenner’s Cleaning Line on Stuck-on Scrambled Eggs, and Here’s What Happened
Whether or not she cleans her own home, these products are top-tier.
Oct 16, 2023
The Secret to Better Baked Potatoes? Cook Them Like the British Do.
The goal: Cracker-like on the outside and super fluffy on the inside.
Oct 16, 2023
The Gorgeous, Stackable Wine Glasses I Love for Serving Sips, Snacks, and Sundaes
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Space-saving, durable, multipurpose glassware from the makers of the Always Pan? I'll drink to that!
Oct 16, 2023
We Tried 7 Ways of Storing Potatoes and the Winner Outlasted Them All For Months
Here’s to the humble, dependable spud. It has to be one of the top kitchen staples of all time, loved for its versatility — giving us creamy mashes, comforting hashes, cheesy gratins, crisp fries, crunchy chips, fluffy bakes to load with butter and sour cream, and much more. We tend to take this kitchen stalwart for granted, stashing it in the pantry with little care and expecting it to be there at our beck and call. But that doesn’t always pan out.
Oct 16, 2023
30+ Pumpkin Desserts That Absolutely Scream Fall
Consider this your fall bucket list.
Oct 16, 2023
The Stylish Microwave Gadget That Guarantees Perfectly Steamed Veggies Every Time
Plus, it's pretty enough to double as serveware.
Oct 16, 2023
This Might Just Be the Prettiest Solution for Decluttering Your Kitchen
You'll want to take this organizer for a spin.
Oct 16, 2023
What Is Calamari? Everything You Need to Know
Calamari is one of those appetizers that instantly feels nostalgic. Whether you associate it with beloved beachside eats or a classic snack at old-school Italian restaurants, fried calamari is comfort food meant to be shared with a group. But, if you’ve ever wondered, what exactly am I eating here? we have the answers. Read on to learn what calamari is made from — and how to cook it yourself. Calamari is simply another term for squid that is used for cooking.
Oct 16, 2023
People Are Just Discovering This Hidden Costco Deal
The deal of all deals.
Oct 16, 2023
This One Little Grocery Swap Saves My Family $249 a Year
“It really feels like an effortless way to consistently save money.”
Oct 16, 2023
What You Probably Haven’t Noticed About Trader Joe’s Eggs
It’s oddly expansive (egg-spansive?) for the famously small store.
Oct 15, 2023
This Chic Kitchen Organizer Added Tons of Storage Space — For Only $20
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It only took them an hour to make!
Oct 15, 2023
The 3 Best Costco Party Platters (and 1 to Skip), According to a Superfan
Plus one you should skip.
Oct 15, 2023
Aldi’s Newest Kitchen Finds Are Only $4 Each
Even witches need their morning coffee.
Oct 15, 2023
This Italian-Style Beef Ragù Is the Coziest Fall Dinner
Plus, you'll have enough leftovers for days.
Oct 15, 2023
I Tried “Bottle of Wine” Chocolate Pie
You'll need a whole bottle of red to make this pie!
Oct 14, 2023
This Creamed Corn Will Be the First Dish Gone at Thanksgiving
Sweet kernels simmered in butter and cream — yes, please.
Oct 14, 2023
I’m an Academic Consultant and My Roommate’s an Attorney — We Spent $221 on a Week’s Worth of Groceries and Came in $29 Under Budget
“We rely primarily on grocery delivery services and receive two each week.”
Oct 14, 2023
We Scoured Ina Garten’s Instagram and Here’s Everything in Her Kitchen We’re Buying
If you can’t make these must-have kitchen items yourself, store-bought is fine.
Oct 14, 2023
Slow-Cooker Mashed Potatoes are the Easiest Mashed Potatoes You'll Ever Make
You don't even have to drain them.
Oct 13, 2023
Slow-Cooker Mulled Cider Is Mandatory at Every Holiday Party
Spiking is optional but highly encouraged.
Oct 13, 2023
You'll Want to Put These "Butter-Baked" Nuts on Everything
I can't stop snacking on them.
Oct 13, 2023
I’ve Tested Over a Dozen Vacuums, and This One Replaced Them All — Even My Robot Vacuum!
It's a reliable partner in my household.
Oct 13, 2023