Tag: DIY

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How to Make Mozzarella at Home

Making your own mozzarella at home is much easier — and enjoyable — than you might think. All that’s needed need is some good cheese curds and a few pieces of equipment most cooks probably already have in the kitchen.

Ode to a Toaster

In this little appliance I roast everything from apricots to zucchini, eggs to turnips, fluke to scallops — all without cooking myself in the process.

roasted tomatoes--Gabrielle Langholtz

DIY Dinner: Oven-Roasted Tomatoes

A few Falls ago I had a surfeit of unremarkable romas which I roasted with low heat and lower expectations. They were so good, I now look forward to October as tomato season’s super-sweet finish.

It’s Like Butter. Literally: Learn How to Churn Your Own at our Milk and Cheese 101 Next Week

Forget canning and kombucha making: The real D.I.Y. frontier is dairy. Learn the art of cheese aging and how to churn your own butter in our latest installment of our How-To series at Brooklyn Brewery in Williamsburg next Wednesday the 26th. Anne Saxelby from Saxelby Cheesemongers in Essex Market will be speaking, along with other experts. (It’s just off the Bedford L stop.) Better still, it’s a very D.I.Y price at just $5. Buy those amazingly priced tickets right here.