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December 12 at #KBtribechat – Holiday Kitchens!

A Twitter discussion
Sponsored and Hosted by GE Appliances
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Photos by Carley Page Summers

The kitchen is the heart of the home especially during this time of the year. From favorite family recipes to holiday kitchen decor we’re getting in the spirit during our Holiday Kitchen Twitter Chat hosted by GE Appliances. Join us on 12/12 at 2 pm ET and get ready to talk cookies.
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Our KBtribechat questions:

Q: What appliance gets the most use out of your house during the holiday season?

Q: How do you decorate your kitchens for the holiday?

Q: How will you use tech this season to help in holiday cooking?

Q: What tips for easy entertaining do you have?

Q: Cheers to the holiday! What’s your go-to cocktail?

Q: What’s your favorite cookie to bake or receive?

Q: What recipe best represents your family traditions?

Join this Twitter conversation 

on Wednesday, December 19

from 2 to 3pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Here’s a link to read the transcript for this KBtribechat.

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How to Plan for Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining

Sponsored and Hosted by Whirlpool Corporation 

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There’s no better way to kick off the holiday season than with an appropriately themed KBTribeChat! On Wednesday, November 14, join Whirlpool Corporation as they host our KBTribeChat on Holiday Entertaining. 

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The holidays are a busy time of the year and if you are hosting your own get together it can get even more stressful. But with the right appliances, your holiday cooking and entertaining can be a breeze. Whirlpool Corporation provides in-home appliance solutions that help homeowners make cooking and cleaning more intuitive. 

Whether you’re whipping up holiday brunch, preparing Thanksgiving dinner, baking a pie or just heating up leftovers, you need reliable appliance technology. Whirlpool Corporation offers a differentiated portfolio of brands, each designed to integrate into your kitchen design to provide the best experience no matter what you’re tackling.

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The holidays are right around the corner and if you are planning on hosting a party, it’s time to get prepared! Here are our chat questions:

1. What kitchen appliance do you depend on the most during the holiday season?  

 

2. What are some ways to streamline grocery shopping and meal prep?  

 

3. How do you manage cooking and/or baking multiple dishes at once?  

 

4. What tips do you have for handling post-entertaining clean-up?

 

5. Share your favorite recipe search tool! 

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday, November 14

from 2 to 3pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets! 

Here’s a link to the transcript for this KBtribechat.

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We’re talking TURKEY!

These are our discussion questions for the November 21, 2012 #kbtribechat. Join us on Twitter from 2 to 3pm eastern time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.  The Turkey

What is your favorite way to prepare TURKEY?

Do you prefer your turkey done the TRADITIONAL WAY ~ roasted in the oven?  If so, at what temperature and for how long?

OR do you prefer:    Brined?  Spice Rubbed?  Smoked?  Fried?  BBQed?

Let us know your turkey tips!

2.  The Stuffing/Dressing

Share your favorite STUFFING/DRESSING recipe!

Do you prefer it cooked in the bird or prepared seperate?

Do you make homemade croutons/cornbread or do you use store bought?

3.   The Sides

Share your favorite recipes for Thanksgiving SIDE DISHES.

Do you still do the mushroom soup green bean casserole?

What sides are your favorite?

Have you tried a STEAM OVEN?

 

4.  The Desserts

Please share your favorite Thanksgiving DESSERT recipes!

Do you use a CONVECTION OVEN to speed up the baking?

Is it all about PIE?  What desserts will be (or do you want to be) on your Thanksgiving table?

5.  The rolls/bread

Please share your favorite recipes for rolls and breads that you like to serve at Thanksgiving!

Have you ever tried a convection oven?  What do you think?

6.  The Beverages    

If you’re into wine ~ please share a wine pairing for Thanksgiving. 

How do you store your wine?  Do you have a wine refrigerator?

7.  Where do you go for recipe inspiration?

What are your favorite cookbooks, magazines, blogs and websites?

We are thankful for our kbtribechat community.

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