- Martha Stewart Living - Kelly Vaughan
It has a serious cult following. From crab cakes to a clam bake, there's one key ingredient that always brings summer flavor to a party, and that's Old Bay seasoning. This spice blend originated in Baltimore,...
Chili is one dish for which it seems like everybody and their dog has their own special recipe, and that recipe, of course, usually owes its success to a super-secret ingredient that inevitably makes all the difference. Most of them sound pretty decent — beer, sriracha, ghost peppers, that kind of thing — while others are… less so. Coffee, Coke, even whiskey have been touted as potential ingredients. Some, like cauliflower or cranberries, are downright nuts. But hey, you do you.