How to Make Gluten-Free Flour Mix

With this ratio of white rice flour, potato starch, sorghum flour, and xanthan gum, we created a gluten-free flour mix that you can swap cup-for-cup for regular all-purpose flour.

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Scalloped Potato Recipes

Need some sure winners to add to your list of potato sides? Look no further than these gooey scalloped potato recipes. From classic au gratin potato bakes to modern twists featuring sweet potatoes or fruit, these buttery golden casseroles have it all: cheese, crumbs, and taters!

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How to Make a Single-Crust Piecrust

Learn how to make a pie with tender, flaky crust in 11 simple steps.

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How to Brine a Turkey

Learning how to brine is the simple secret to serving a moist, tender turkey (plus, it enhances the bird's flavor). For most turkey brine recipes, start with a stir-together saltwater solution and be sure to plan ahead, since marinating takes eight to 12 hours.

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Flavorful Green Bean Casserole Recipes

The fresh flavor and creamy texture of green bean casserole have made it a go-to side dish. If you're looking for ways to switch up the classic comfort food, turn to these green bean recipes that showcase what you love about green bean casserole while adding surprising touches.

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How to Mash Potatoes

Make mashed potatoes from scratch -- the creamy results are a special side dish for any dinner. See how our Test Kitchen experts make their mashed potatoes using two types of potatoes and a surprisingly simple process.

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Yummy Ice Cream Toppings

Improve your favorite ice cream with these decadent, drizzly dessert sauces. Try homemade hot fudge sauce over vanilla bean ice cream, rich blueberry sauce over chocolate ice cream, or a butterscotch glaze over just about anything in your grocer's freezer.


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    • Dark Chocolate Fudge Sauce

      This decadently rich sauce -- made with buttermilk, whipping cream, and two types of chocolate -- is great to have on hand anytime you need a tasty ice cream treat. Bonus: We share three ways to change it up with amaretto, espresso, or peanut butter.

    • How to Make Hot Fudge Sauce

      You're five ingredients away from ice cream's favorite topper.

    • Tart Cherry Sauce

      Made from delicious fresh or frozen cherries, this ice cream topper is bursting with tangy-but-sweet flavor. If you're serving adults, add a dash of fruit liqueur to make it extra indulgent. Vanilla ice cream just got upgraded.

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    • Orange-Praline Sauce

      Enjoy this quick-to-make citrusy sauce on seasonal-flavor gourmet ice cream, or let it be the star on vanilla ice cream. It's also delicious drizzled over cheesecake or brownies. (And shhh! starts with purchased caramel sauce.)

    • Hazelnut-Mocha Sauce

      This incredible hazelnut-coffee chocolate sauce makes six half-pint jars -- the perfect amount to gift to ice cream lovers on your shopping list.

    • Blueberry Sauce

      Blueberries work well with their tart buddy, the lemon. One teaspoon of lemon juice is the secret to this simple, fresh ice cream topper.

    • Orange-Ginger Ice Cream Sauce

      Prepare this spiced citrus sauce earlier in the day so when dessert time comes, you just scoop the ice cream, drizzle the sauce, and serve to happy guests.

    • Hard Caramel Sauce

      This classic caramel-like sauce tastes delicious spooned over puddings, cakes, tarts, and more. It begins to harden once it cools, so if you want to keep it a smooth consistency, just stir in a little hot water.

    • Fruited Butterscotch Glaze

      Butterscotch and citrus may not be a pair you've tried before, but you're about to change your tune. Cook them together with sweet brown sugar and tart lemon juice for a topping that hits all the flavor notes.

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      Easy Hot Fudge Sauce

      Four ingredients, fifteen minutes. Yep, this classic sauce earns its easy-to-make reputation.

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      Peachy Cherry Sauce

      Peaches perk up dark sweet cherries in an ice cream topping that includes a pinch of ground cardamom for well-rounded flavor.

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      Apricot-Orange Sauce

      Chunky fruit sauces are excellent on ice cream, giving the creamy dessert some literal bite. You might also enjoy this recipe on gingerbread, pancakes, or French toast.

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      Butterscotch Sauce

      This sauce is sensational on ice cream and makes a yummy topping for bread pudding and pound cakes, too. Top it off with some chocolate sprinkles for a finishing touch.

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    • Homemade Whipped Cream: Three-Ingredient Perfection
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      Homemade Whipped Cream: Three-Ingredient Perfection

      Take ice cream to the next level with a dollop of homemade whipped cream. You won't believe how easy it is!

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      Raspberry-Wine Coulis

      Serve this elegant sauce over ice cream during the summer and with warm shortbread cookies in the winter. The subtle flavor of the wine meshes perfectly with the ripe berries.

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      Cherry-Chocolate Sauce

      Tart dried cherries and semisweet chocolate come together for a fabulous ice cream or cheesecake topper.

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      Frozen Dessert Recipes

      Chill out this summer with delightful frozen desserts. Whether you're hosting a party or just want to indulge in a special dessert, our best ice cream cakes and frozen pies and treats are a sweet option for cooling off on a hot day!
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