Whether you serve it steamed, grilled, in a salad or soup, fresh corn is a true summer favorite. Get the basics on cooking corn along with links to some of our favorite corn recipe
How To Cook: Cooking Tips and Techniques
Browse our How To Cook articles to find our best cooking tips and techniques and learn how to make great meals with less effort.
Make the most of fresh blueberry season with this basic guide to choosing, storing and using this healthful summer fruit.
A basic guide to choosing and storing fresh peaches, an easy 5-minute dessert idea and links to other peach recipes.
A brief guide to everyone’s favorite summer squash, plus, a roundup of our favorite ways to prepare it.
Learn about the little-known health benefits of watermelon, the varieties available and how to choose and store this summer favorite.
Get our basic instructions for making baked sweet potatoes, sweet potato oven-fries and links to some of our best sweet potato recipes.
Clarified butter can be used at higher temperatures than regular butter, is easy to prepare and can be made ahead and stored.
If you want perfectly cooked bacon, try baking it in the oven. It’s easy to do and the bacon turns out crisp, evenly browned and has a tender texture.