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How to Decorate Like A Cake Boss

For the beginning baker, there are few things more inspiring than a beautifully decorated cake. If you want to wow everyone the next time you’re in charge of dessert, a well-constructed and decorated cake is the way to do it. Here are some helpful tips for frosting, piping, and simply decorating cake like a pro. Prep […]

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How to Clean Pampered Chef Stoneware

Knowing how to clean your stoneware is important because it helps keeps your stoneware in the best condition for years of fresh, inspiring meals. Cleaning Pampered Chef stoneware is even easier than using it. All you need is a little hot water and a pan scraper—no dish soap required! Food particles, juices, and soap won’t soak […]

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13 Favorite Pampered Chef Products of 2018

During the past year, you told us about your favorite products through online reviews, social media, and at thousands of Pampered Chef parties. This list shows you love to cook hearty meals, indulge in sweet treats, and keep your kitchen stocked with the classics. Here, in no particular order, are the top 13 products you […]

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10 Dos and Don’ts for Pressure Cooking

Pressure cooking is a popular cooking method in many households. There are many benefits to pressure cooking. Pressure cookers prepare food up to 70 percent faster than the oven or stove top. Because of the high heat and short cooking time, pressure-cooked food retains more vitamins and nutrients compared to other cooking methods. Plus, the flavors of […]

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How to Use a Pressure Cooker

Pressure cooking has gained a lot of popularity lately, and for some it’s an intimidating cooking method. The truth is it’s actually a very easy, simple, and convenient way of cooking once you try it a few times. Pressure cooking just means you’re cooking with pressure. When you increase the pressure in the pot, you […]

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How to Build Layers of Flavor in Risotto

Whether you’re cooking with simple ingredients or making an extravagant dish, taking the time to build flavors is an important step in the cooking process. Sometimes you might not have the time to give your food a lot of love and attention and just need a quick and easy meal to make on a weeknight. […]

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Holiday Kitchen Essentials

When did the holiday season turn into a marathon of physical and emotional endurance? From decorating the perfect house, to beautifully wrapped, Instagram-ready gifts for everyone, to massive amounts of cooking in less time so much anxiety builds up in a few exhausting months. (more…)

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11 Gift Ideas For Moms Who Love to Cook (Or Bake!)

Does your mom love pinning amazing casseroles on Pinterest? Does she experiment with new ways to sneak zucchini or avocados into brownies? If there is nothing she enjoys more than making her famous blueberry muffins on Saturday mornings, then this is the gift guide just for her. 1. Stoneware Baking Dish Give mom an elegant, […]

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