7 NEW Spoon-Free Cereal Snacks

We have to admit something. Although our name implies everything baking, like you we like to indulge in a few no-bake recipes once in a while, especially during the dog days of summer. And with kids home from school for the summer, there’s no better time. They’ll have a blast helping personalize their treats with [...]

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Baking for a Gluten-Free Diet

In an era of get-fit-fast schemes and trendy diets, many are quick to write off gluten-free diets as just another fad that will soon be forgotten. But for at least 3 million Americans diagnosed with celiac disease, following a gluten-free diet is a medical necessity. For people with the autoimmune disorder, gluten allergies or wheat [...]

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Beat-the-Heat Freezer Desserts

Hooray for summer with its blue-sky breezes, soul-warming sunshine and barefoot bliss. But when the temperature starts to climb and the dog days come, heat and humidity can leave you with barely enough energy to wave a paper fan. Strike back and beat the heat with a freezer full of chill-icious desserts. Loaded with cool [...]

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History of Bakeware Founded in Chicago

The Secrets Behind Baker’s Secret Brand The secret? Great baking doesn’t have to be hard! With the right tools, any baker can gain the confidence to make tempting cakes, cookies, pies and more for their special celebrations—even when the only thing to celebrate is being together. With almost 130 years of heritage behind us, Baker’s [...]

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Seven Ingredients for Healthier Baking

Baking is fun and tasty, but almost all baked goods are high in fat, sugar and simple carbohydrates. While cake might never be “healthy” (yes, we’re onto you, carrot cake!), you can reduce its impact by using some simple ingredient substitutes. When done correctly, substitutions can make [...]

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5 Ways to Cut Vegetables and Choosing the Right Knife

Identifying the correct cut for vegetables, and executing it well, can make all the difference in the success of a recipe and in the beauty of its presentation. Here are the top five most common ways to cut veggies, and the knife skills you’ll need to do it well. With these methods, you can easily [...]

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Grilling Tools: Three Knives for Cutting Meat

Among the fiery battles over barbecue—charcoal vs. gas, vinegar-based vs. tomato-based sauce, dry rub vs. marinade—there is one thing that can’t be argued about: the importance of using the correct knives when preparing and serving your meat. Use the wrong one and you’ll damage the food, or worse, [...]

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Get a Grip on Professional-Grade DesignPro™ Knives

Professional-Grade DesignPro™ Knives Despite our strongest wannabe aspirations, odds are most of us will never cook quite like an Iron Chef. But you still can chop and cut veggies like a seasoned top chef—quickly and precisely, with control and confidence—thanks to Chicago Cutlery® DesignPro™ knives. Like all Chicago Cutlery products, the DesignPro series of six [...]

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Name That Veggie: New Picks for Your Palate

From artichokes to zucchini, an abundance of fresh veggies is a sure sign of summer. However, unless you belong to a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) and have produce-stuffed crates delivered to your doorstep, you’re likely missing out on some fun, in many cases, little-known choices. Next time you visit your local farmers’ market, veer off [...]

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The History of an American Knife Brand

The Chicago Cutlery® Brand Story It’s easy to make knives seem complicated – the many shapes, angles, metals, grips and techniques. But Chicago Cutlery® brand has spent the past 80-plus years making them simple – first for professional knife users, then for everyone who loves to cook. Our story begins in 1930, fittingly in the [...]

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What’s in a Name

Naming a new Corelle® dinnerware pattern is a lot like naming your child. It’s a lot of fun, but it can also be a daunting task, requiring a great deal of thought and emotional energy. Honestly, that’s no exaggeration, considering how much our team loves this product. Plus, we’re [...]

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History of Stylish and Durable Dishware

Smart, Strong, Stylish Corelle® Dinnerware Ultra-durable, ultra-light Corelle® dishware made its pioneering debut in the kitchen in the early 1970s. For more than four decades, inspired cooks have been using it to make a statement about how much they care about the people they serve — even when it’s a Tuesday night dinner at home. [...]

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How to Set a Table: Ideas for Setting a Beautiful Table

Tips for Setting a Beautiful Table From holiday meals to dinner parties to family reunions, if you serve a meal, you’ll eventually have to face the question: How do I set the table? Once you know the basics, setting a table is simple, and adding some personal touches can be fun and help draw the [...]

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Set Up the Ultimate Bloody Mary Bar

Spicy, savory and even a little sweet—nothing kicks off Sunday brunch like that first sip of a perfectly seasoned Bloody Mary. And the garnishes are half the fun! Whether you like the pucker of a pickle or prefer to swirl the ice cubes with your celery stalk, the add-ons make it personal...and sometimes even count as a full-on meal!

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Vitrelle® Makes Dinnerware Lightweight, Chip-Resistant

Vitrelle® Technology Savvy consumers know Corelle® dinnerware is not only iconic, it’s also trusted as a smart choice for their table – it’s durable, chip- and break-resistant, dishwasher-safe and impervious to scratches and stains. It’s also lightweight and thinner than typical ceramic plates—when stacked, Corelle takes up less space in cabinets than conventional ceramic plates [...]

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Casserole Dishes and Bakeware for the Modern Cook

CorningWare® French White® Bakeware To improve on a timeless kitchen classic like CorningWare® French White® bakeware is no small feat. After all, how do you top the familiar chip-, scratch- and stain-resistant stoneware dishes with the distinctive see-through glass lids—a kitchen mainstay for generations? The answer lies within a series of innovations that make trustworthy [...]

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History of an Innovative Bakeware Brand

The Origins of CorningWare® Bakeware For more than half a century, CorningWare® bakeware has married exceptional performance and versatile design with an eye toward the modern. In fact, the original glass-ceramic material, Pyroceram®, was a marvel of engineering, designed in the 1950s during the space race to safely absorb huge temperature fluctuations in rocket nose [...]

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Ideas for Easy, Quick Meals Made in One Dish

Top One-Dish Meal Shortcuts and Secrets If you’re a busy person or just want to spend less time cooking, one-dish meals are a lifesaver. With a short prep time and a shorter cleanup time, these meals deliver on both delicious and simple. Casseroles, soups, stews. Right on! They’re nutrient-packed and quick, and are off the [...]

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Instagram Your Dish: 5 Tips for Delish Food Photos

We love Instagram for making it easier than ever to share the things we’re passionate about—especially food! That’s exactly why we recently launched our CorningWare Instagram page. To share delicious photos of food in our bakeware, and encourage you to do so, too (#corningware). Join the fun and follow [...]

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Nearly 100 Years of Innovative Products Made in the USA

The Origins of Pyrex® Glassware The Pyrex® brand story starts with equal parts of American invention and creativity. The heat-tempered glass that is the foundation of the Pyrex brand was created years earlier by Corning Glass scientists charged with developing lantern glass for railroads. They needed to tackle a particular problem—the heat of the lantern [...]

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Spill-Proof Storage with Pyrex® Premium Glass Lids™

Pyrex® Premium Glass Lids™ Looking for a kitchen innovation that adds convenience and style to your life? Look no further than Pyrex® Premium Glass Lids™—the first and only leak-proof, airtight, glass-lidded storage devices on the market. Just like the glass storage vessels they’re designed to work with, these lids are made of durable, trustworthy, Pyrex [...]

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Farmers’ Market Guide: Helpful Tips for Keeping Produce Fresh

Summer brings us a bounty of delicious fruits and veggies, but hanging on to their fresh, brilliant hues and snappy textures can be challenging. With a little know-how, you can easily extend the life of fruits and vegetables, and help them taste as good as they should. Keep your fresh picks longer with these tips [...]

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Fun Care Packages for Summer Campers

Whether your child is a hesitant first-timer or a confident summer-camp veteran, the all-important care package is like a hug from home. No matter if you’re restocking supplies, sending treats or cash, you can bet they’ll be happy to see that box on their bunk. Think about your camper’s personality (Sports nut? Nature lover? Bookworm?) [...]

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Organize Your Life: Back-to-School Morning Routine Tips

Improve Your Back-to-School Morning Routine Mornings can be a hectic time for families. Between getting yourself ready for work, waking up the kids, getting everyone fed and dressed, and making sure schoolbags and lunches are ready, mornings can feel impossible at times. One of the best ways to stop the cycle of chaos is to [...]

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