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Coffee Being Made

A Few Easy Tips for Making Better Coffee at Home

At its heart, coffee is a simple thing, it’s water, beans, and time. To brew delicious coffee at home or the office all it takes is a little know-how, a few simple tools, and these six simple tips.

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11 Things You Should Never Ever Try to Make in an Instant Pot

Instant Pots have completely taken over the world of cooking. Everywhere you turn someone has a new recipe that you absolutely gotta to try or is talking about how it saved their life. To help bring some sense to this craze we’ve put together a completely uncomprehensive guide of things you should never, ever make in your Instant Pot.

 

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ThermoPro TP20 Wireless Remote Digital Cooking Food Meat Thermometer With Dual Probe For Smoker Grill BBQ Thermometer 0

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Stainless Steel Programmable Digital Crock-Pot, 3.5 quart

The programmable Crock-Pot makes family dinners, potlucks, and parties effortless. Its rectangular design is the perfect size and shape to ...
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Oxo Adjustable Measuring Cup

OXO Good Grips Adjustable Measuring Cup

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The Savoy Cocktail Book

The Savoy Cocktail Book

One of the most famous cocktail books ever written the Savoy Cocktail Book is a classic post-Prohibition tome written by ...
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Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails: From the Alamagoozl...

Anyone who enjoys an icy drink and an unforgettable tale will love this expanded and updated edition of Forgotten Cocktails ...
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