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The 3 Best Thanksgiving Day Pie Recipes

Three new great pie recipes for you to add to your Thanksgiving table. Bring all three and really impress the family this year.


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Five Unexpected Uses For Tea

Tea is useful for much more than filling your cup. Check out these five unusual uses before you throw away your next teabag.


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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.


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Pecan Or Angel Slices From The Joy Of Cooking

Irma Rombauer, author of The Joy Of Cooking, was an accomplished home baker. Make her Pecan or Angel slices for your holiday cookie swap or your Christmas dessert table.


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Vegan Ginger-Molasses Cookies from Chloe Coscarelli

Vegan desserts can still be fun, delicious and easy to make! This treat from Chloe Coscarelli, Food Network-winning vegan chef, is perfect to bring to a cookie swap to satisfy everyone.


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Carrie Morey’s Black Pepper Biscuits

Carrie Morey’s Black Pepper Biscuits will give your Thanksgiving table just the right amount of Southern flair and keep your family running for more.


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Coconut Shortbread Cookie Recipe From “Bake It, Don’t Fake It!”

Heather Bertinetti, author of “Bake It, Don’t Fake It!”, shares her coconut shortbread cookie recipe.


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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny Bitch

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.


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Mobile Couch: The Singing Baker

Why not give your sweetheart some homemade specialties this Valentine’s Day? TV 10-55’s Alex Denis visited downtown’s Rafaele Restaurant to get some tips from an expert.


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Celebrating National Pie Day With NYC’s Little Pie Company

The folks at The Little Pie Company in Hell’s Kitchen joined us on The Couch. Owner Arnold Wilkerson brought along his signature pie, the Sour Cream Apple Walnut, along with favorites like Mississippi Mud Pie and Southern Pecan.


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Cooking On The Couch: Guilt-Free Pie Recipes

Fall is here and so are the wonderful flavors of the season – like apple and pumpkin. What better way to savor them, than in a pie?


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‘No Bake’ Treats To Beat The Summer Heat

You don’t need to turn on the oven to make delicious desserts that you can enjoy all summer. In this heat, who wants to stand in a hot kitchen, after all?

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The 7 Best Baking Classes In N.Y., N.J.

The New York area offers some of the best baking schools in the world. You can be a world-class pastry chef, bake Kosher breads or educate and entertain your children–all while eating delicious food.

CBS New York–01/10/2012

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The 7 Best Holiday Baking Classes In N.Y., N.J.

Everyone can use a little help around the holidays. Whether you’re roasting chestnuts over an open fire, or making tantalizing treats for the family, here are few ways to brush up your baking skills

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The Sweet Things Bake Shop is run by the Lower Eastside Girls Club. The shop’s young ladies make whoopie pies, pumpkin pies and apple pies for charity.

NYC Girls Club Bakes Holiday Pies For Charity

If you’re searching for a sweet dessert for your holiday meal, there are some young bakers in New York City who are cooking up a storm in the name of charity.