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Cooking & Baking Help

Tips and how-tos that will boost your cooking and baking confidence.

10 Secrets for Making Great Pie Crust

In honor of Pi Day, a holiday we fully support, we wanted to repost one of our first ever blogs and one of our most popular too! Creating a delicious, memorable pie starts with the crust. Follow our 10 tips for a perfect, flaky pie crust, and people will be sure to leave room for dessert.

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Celebrating St. Patrick's Day with Color!

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by serving a variety of green and rainbow-themed foods is the perfect way to bring a little “Irish” into your home, even if it’s just for a day. My mom always took the opportunity to celebrate all holidays while I was growing up. While I’m not Irish, she celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by doing simple things like tinting milk green with food coloring or putting a little note in our lunch bags. Taking the time to recognize all of the holidays, not just the major ones, is a guaranteed way to create memories with your kids.

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Rice is Nice

Rice is one of those basic foods that is found in almost every culture around the world. It’s a source of nutrition and energy, and it’s a great base for all kinds of flavors. It’s a simple ingredient that makes pulling weeknight dinners together a breeze

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Celebrating Galentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is all about celebrating the people you love most in your life. Spouses, children, family, pets (or is that just me?!). But what about your girl friends?

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Game Day Recipe Strategy

Those of us who work here in the Test Kitchens know a lot about food. And we especially love to teach you about it. What we don’t know? Football. However, any excuse to eat appetizers and hang out with friends is something we can get behind. 

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Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen Experts

The Test Kitchen creates the Land O'Lakes recipes you trust. Take a look behind the scenes to learn how they do it.

Friends of the Test Kitchen

Get inspired by our favorite bloggers as they invite you in their kitchen to dish on recipes and feeding those they love.

Special Guest

• Ree Drummond •

As a busy mom who writes about food, family and living on her ranch in Oklahoma, the kitchen is Ree's frontier.

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Special Guest

• Sadie •

Sadie is a creative cook who looks for culinary inspiration everywhere. Her family's small dairy farm in Minnesota has been a part of the Land O'Lakes cooperative since 2005.

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