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  • Better eat your breakfast

    Better eat your breakfast

    The first meal of the day finally gets serious culinary consideration.
    The first meal of the day finally gets serious culinary consideration.
  • The history of Italian gnocchi

    The history of Italian gnocchi

    The story of Italy's most beloved dumpling.
    The story of Italy's most beloved dumpling.
  • Behind the recipe: Chocolate-raspberry babka

    Behind the recipe: Chocolate-raspberry babka

    A classic Jewish bread, updated.
    A classic Jewish bread, updated.
  • City guide: Miami

    City guide: Miami

    A critical look at the old and new in an ever-evolving Magic City.
    A critical look at the old and new in an ever-evolving Magic City.
  • The seven-minute egg

    The seven-minute egg

    Author and blogger Molly Wizenberg finds the perfect egg for all ages.
    Author and blogger Molly Wizenberg finds the perfect egg for all ages.
  • Blades of glory

    Blades of glory

    The Southeast Asian grass called pandan brings floral vivacity to all sorts of dishes.
    The Southeast Asian grass called pandan brings floral vivacity to all sorts of dishes.
  • Nuts may lengthen your life

    Nuts may lengthen your life

    Eating nuts, including peanuts and peanut butter, may help you live longer, a new study suggests.
    Eating nuts, including peanuts and peanut butter, may help you live longer, a new study suggests.
  • Almond macaroons (with no missing ingredients)

    Almond macaroons (with no missing ingredients)

    According to one chef, sharing a recipe with one missing ingredient was a test, a foolproof gauge of whether or not you were paying attention.
    According to one chef, sharing a recipe with one missing ingredient was a test, a foolproof gauge of whether or not you were paying attention.
  • Iconic eats: Louisiana

    Iconic eats: Louisiana

    If you're traveling to Louisiana, don't miss out on any of these ten classic Louisiana specialties, from pillowy beignets to rustic, comforting gumbo.
    If you're traveling to Louisiana, don't miss out on any of these ten classic Louisiana specialties, from pillowy beignets to rustic, comforting gumbo.
  • Dining like a rhinestone cowboy

    Dining like a rhinestone cowboy

    The history of Las Vegas can be told through its steakhouses.
    The history of Las Vegas can be told through its steakhouses.
  • 7 guilt-free foods for your Valentine’s Day dinner menu

    7 guilt-free foods for your Valentine’s Day dinner menu

    On what's considered one of the most romantic days of the year, the last thing on your mind might be how healthy your food is. Fortunately, there are a few simple Valentine's Day food ideas that you can easily incorporate into your celebration, while also sticking to a healthy diet.
    On what's considered one of the most romantic days of the year, the last thing on your mind might be how healthy your food is. Fortunately, there are a few simple Valentine's Day food ideas that you can easily incorporate into your celebration, while also sticking to a healthy diet.
  • Valentine's Day appetizer recipes

    Valentine's Day appetizer recipes

    Keep the love alive this Valentine's Day with special appetizers that are easy to make and delicious.
    Keep the love alive this Valentine's Day with special appetizers that are easy to make and delicious.
  • Persian roots

    Persian roots

    Parsi dishes are bold, balanced, and lavished with diverse spices.
    Parsi dishes are bold, balanced, and lavished with diverse spices.
  • The best homemade nachos are all about the sauce

    The best homemade nachos are all about the sauce

    At the Commodore in Brooklyn, N.Y., Stephen Tanner serves heaping plates of aptly-named Cadillac Nachos, laced with house-made queso sauce and three types of salsa. They're completely irresistible, and totally achievable at home.
    At the Commodore in Brooklyn, N.Y., Stephen Tanner serves heaping plates of aptly-named Cadillac Nachos, laced with house-made queso sauce and three types of salsa. They're completely irresistible, and totally achievable at home.
  • Guide to horseradish

    Guide to horseradish

    Check out these tips for buying, storing, and cooking fall horseradish, plus some favorite recipes for horseradish.
    Check out these tips for buying, storing, and cooking fall horseradish, plus some favorite recipes for horseradish.
  • Nostalgia is an ingredient

    Nostalgia is an ingredient

    First impressions count. Let them guide you in the kitchen.
    First impressions count. Let them guide you in the kitchen.
  • Rediscover German food

    Rediscover German food

    With the 50th anniversary edition of Mimi Sheraton's seminal and still-relevant classic The German Cookbook, there's no better time to get (back) into German food.

    With the 50th anniversary edition of Mimi Sheraton's seminal and still-relevant classic The German Cookbook, there's no better time to get (back) into German food.

  • Winter produce guide to citrus fruit

    Winter produce guide to citrus fruit

    Tips for buying, storing, and cooking winter citrus, plus some favorite recipes for different citrus fruits.
    Tips for buying, storing, and cooking winter citrus, plus some favorite recipes for different citrus fruits.
  • 7 good luck foods for the New Year

    7 good luck foods for the New Year

    Read this list and start preparing dishes to make this year one of your best ever.
    Read this list and start preparing dishes to make this year one of your best ever.
  • Creative hot chocolate recipes for winter

    Creative hot chocolate recipes for winter

    Whether you're longing for a classic mug of hot chocolate or something different, check out this list of hot chocolate recipes to enjoy this winter.
    Whether you're longing for a classic mug of hot chocolate or something different, check out this list of hot chocolate recipes to enjoy this winter.
  • Christmas on the Coast

    Christmas on the Coast

    In Portuguese-inflected Goa, the most wonderful time of the year is a joyous blending of traditions.
    In Portuguese-inflected Goa, the most wonderful time of the year is a joyous blending of traditions.
  • How sweet it is

    How sweet it is

    There's nothing wrong with a little sugar in your holiday wine.
    There's nothing wrong with a little sugar in your holiday wine.
  • Homemade for the holidays: Edible gifts

    Homemade for the holidays: Edible gifts

    Check out this gallery of recipes that work beautifully as holiday presents or hostess gifts, from savory pickles and spice blends to candied fruit and sweet liqueurs.

    Check out this gallery of recipes that work beautifully as holiday presents or hostess gifts, from savory pickles and spice blends to candied fruit and sweet liqueurs.

  • Easy Hanukkah recipes

    Easy Hanukkah recipes

    Help create warm and happy holiday memories by bringing the wonderful tastes of traditional, homemade Hanukkah foods to your table.
    Help create warm and happy holiday memories by bringing the wonderful tastes of traditional, homemade Hanukkah foods to your table.
  • Whiskey aces

    Whiskey aces

    Six exceptional bottles worth seeking out this winter, for a gift or for yourself.
    Six exceptional bottles worth seeking out this winter, for a gift or for yourself.
  • In praise of the White Russian

    In praise of the White Russian

    Check out these variations on the coffee, cream, and vodka drink you won't be ashamed to love.
    Check out these variations on the coffee, cream, and vodka drink you won't be ashamed to love.
  • Could a 'Mediterranean' diet extend your life?

    Could a 'Mediterranean' diet extend your life?

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    There are hints in a new study that eating the much-lauded Mediterranean diet may help boost longevity.
    There are hints in a new study that eating the much-lauded Mediterranean diet may help boost longevity.
  • How to weave a lattice top for pies

    How to weave a lattice top for pies

    Though it may look fancy, it's easy to quickly make a lattice top when you follow this simple weaving technique.
    Though it may look fancy, it's easy to quickly make a lattice top when you follow this simple weaving technique.
  • Forgotten coast: The Florida Panhandle

    Forgotten coast: The Florida Panhandle

    Among the pleasures of a scenic trip along the Florida Panhandle -- plump oysters, tender shrimp, crispy fried mullet, and classic Deep South dishes.
    Among the pleasures of a scenic trip along the Florida Panhandle -- plump oysters, tender shrimp, crispy fried mullet, and classic Deep South dishes.
  • Calorie counts mandated at chain restaurants

    Calorie counts mandated at chain restaurants

    New rules announced Tuesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will have many restaurant chains posting calorie counts on their menus, and the rules even apply to movie theater popcorn and ice cream parlor fare.
    New rules announced Tuesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will have many restaurant chains posting calorie counts on their menus, and the rules even apply to movie theater popcorn and ice cream parlor fare.
  • Guide to preparing for Thanksgiving dinner

    Guide to preparing for Thanksgiving dinner

    If you plan on hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, make sure you're completely prepared by following this essential checklist for Thanksgiving dinner.
    If you plan on hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, make sure you're completely prepared by following this essential checklist for Thanksgiving dinner.
  • Lucky charm: Barmbrack

    Lucky charm: Barmbrack

    Traditional Irish harvest bread is full of surprises.
    Traditional Irish harvest bread is full of surprises.
  • The world of garlic

    The world of garlic

    Check out these 27 varieties of garlic to try in your home kitchen.
    Check out these 27 varieties of garlic to try in your home kitchen.
  • A goodly slice

    A goodly slice

    Made from sweetened navy bean purée, this sweet potato-like pie boasts a silky, custardlike base spiced with nutmeg.
    Made from sweetened navy bean purée, this sweet potato-like pie boasts a silky, custardlike base spiced with nutmeg.
  • Save money on holiday meals

    Save money on holiday meals

    10 tips to host a delicious dinner without going into debt.

    10 tips to host a delicious dinner without going into debt.

  • Holiday for the heroes

    Holiday for the heroes

    At Napa Valley's Bouchon Bistro, it's a Thanksgiving tradition to honor American veterans with an incomparable family meal.

    At Napa Valley's Bouchon Bistro, it's a Thanksgiving tradition to honor American veterans with an incomparable family meal.

  • Houston, we have turkey

    Houston, we have turkey

    An astrophysicist engineers the perfect bird, cooked in under an hour.
    An astrophysicist engineers the perfect bird, cooked in under an hour.
  • A taste of the past

    A taste of the past

    A daughter comes to terms with her father through his childhood foods.
    A daughter comes to terms with her father through his childhood foods.
  • Devils on horseback

    Devils on horseback

    Usually, a dish by this name features prunes wrapped in bacon; when the oysters are swapped in, the "devils" become "angels." But whoever wrote this recipe knew these morsels were too diabolically delicious to be otherwise named.
    Usually, a dish by this name features prunes wrapped in bacon; when the oysters are swapped in, the "devils" become "angels." But whoever wrote this recipe knew these morsels were too diabolically delicious to be otherwise named.
  • Great mail-order pies

    Great mail-order pies

    For your money, the best innovation in American baked goods since sliced bread might be mail-order pie: great regional wonders delivered directly to your doorstep.
    For your money, the best innovation in American baked goods since sliced bread might be mail-order pie: great regional wonders delivered directly to your doorstep.
  • Any given Sunday dinner

    Any given Sunday dinner

    How an expatriate learned to love the roast, Australia's essential family meal.
    How an expatriate learned to love the roast, Australia's essential family meal.
  • Milk fed

    Milk fed

    Midwest dairies try something new -- with cheese.
    Midwest dairies try something new -- with cheese.
  • Almost family

    Almost family

    At a Louisiana restaurant, a father-son bond is celebrated and forged again.
    At a Louisiana restaurant, a father-son bond is celebrated and forged again.
  • Required eating

    Required eating

    Bengali fish stew is more than just a dish -- it's tradition and ritual
    Bengali fish stew is more than just a dish -- it's tradition and ritual
  • DIY hard cider

    DIY hard cider

    This homemade hard cider combines the flavors of a crisp white wine with the warm scent of cloves, cinnamon, orange, and apple.
    This homemade hard cider combines the flavors of a crisp white wine with the warm scent of cloves, cinnamon, orange, and apple.
  • Season of plenty: China's mushroom harvest

    Season of plenty: China's mushroom harvest

    From remote mountain forests to bustling urban markets, in China's Yunnan Province, mushrooms are foraged treasure.
    From remote mountain forests to bustling urban markets, in China's Yunnan Province, mushrooms are foraged treasure.
  • Chocolate turtle power

    Chocolate turtle power

    A Massachusetts candymaker updates an American favorite.
    A Massachusetts candymaker updates an American favorite.
  • Yogurt: Milk's finest hour

    Yogurt: Milk's finest hour

    From decadent sweets and creamy condiments to the best marinade for tender grilled meats, yogurt's culinary potential is boundless.
    From decadent sweets and creamy condiments to the best marinade for tender grilled meats, yogurt's culinary potential is boundless.
  • Bold pie and ice cream pairings

    Bold pie and ice cream pairings

    Check out these 14 bold pie and ice cream pairings, from a strawberry lattice-top with basil gelato to a rich raspberry pie brightened by a scoop of creamy peach.
    Check out these 14 bold pie and ice cream pairings, from a strawberry lattice-top with basil gelato to a rich raspberry pie brightened by a scoop of creamy peach.
  • Two perfect days in Camden, Maine

    Two perfect days in Camden, Maine

    Where to eat, what to do, and where to stay in this quaint, midcoast town.
    Where to eat, what to do, and where to stay in this quaint, midcoast town.
  • Papa's favorite poison

    Papa's favorite poison

    Straight up, over ice, or frozen, daiquiris are just as good now as when Hemingway drank them. Of course, like many classics, the daiquiri is easy to make and easy to get wrong.
    Straight up, over ice, or frozen, daiquiris are just as good now as when Hemingway drank them. Of course, like many classics, the daiquiri is easy to make and easy to get wrong.
  • Art of antipasti

    Art of antipasti

    Is there a better way to start a meal than with an abundant antipasti platter, artfully arranged with ruffles of meat, cheese and vegetables?
    Is there a better way to start a meal than with an abundant antipasti platter, artfully arranged with ruffles of meat, cheese and vegetables?
  • A new twist on the Labor Day barbecue

    A new twist on the Labor Day barbecue

    Think Labor Day weekend is just another excuse for a barbecue?  Try celebrating the last days of summer in an all new way.
    Think Labor Day weekend is just another excuse for a barbecue?  Try celebrating the last days of summer in an all new way.
  • Putting heat to meat

    Putting heat to meat

    Among burger aficionados, no question is more hotly debated than that of which cooking method produces the tastiest results.
    Among burger aficionados, no question is more hotly debated than that of which cooking method produces the tastiest results.
  • The love of tea

    The love of tea

    Wherever you are in India, you're never far from a tea vendor peddling chai, a sweet, milky tea, from trays of steaming glasses.
    Wherever you are in India, you're never far from a tea vendor peddling chai, a sweet, milky tea, from trays of steaming glasses.
  • Cape Town's classic shake

    Cape Town's classic shake

    This avocado-mint milkshake from South Africa makes a cooling summer treat.
    This avocado-mint milkshake from South Africa makes a cooling summer treat.
  • Southern comfort, Indian-style

    Southern comfort, Indian-style

    Crisp griddled dosas -- savory South Indian fried crepes -- pave the way for new friendships.
    Crisp griddled dosas -- savory South Indian fried crepes -- pave the way for new friendships.
  • Fries: Belgium does them better

    Fries: Belgium does them better

    After a lifetime spent eating American-style french fries, a first taste of Belgian-style frites is a transformative experience.
    After a lifetime spent eating American-style french fries, a first taste of Belgian-style frites is a transformative experience.
  • How to rehydrate dried coconut

    How to rehydrate dried coconut

    Nothing beats the satisfaction of cracking open a fresh coconut. But if fresh coconuts aren't readily available, check out this trick.
    Nothing beats the satisfaction of cracking open a fresh coconut. But if fresh coconuts aren't readily available, check out this trick.
  • Fridge raid

    Fridge raid

    Raiding the fridge for leftovers is a late night tradition.
    Raiding the fridge for leftovers is a late night tradition.
  • Juicy Fruit: Mexico's prickly pear cactus fruits

    Juicy Fruit: Mexico's prickly pear cactus fruits

    In late summer in Mexico, prickly pear cactus fruits, or tunas, are everywhere—a refreshing snack eaten out of hand and a popular ingredient in candies, drinks, jams, and more.
    In late summer in Mexico, prickly pear cactus fruits, or tunas, are everywhere—a refreshing snack eaten out of hand and a popular ingredient in candies, drinks, jams, and more.
  • Bad weather? Make a stovetop smoker

    Bad weather? Make a stovetop smoker

    The rich flavors of smoked meat are closer than you think: all you need is a pot, foil, and a steamer insert to make a stovetop smoker.
    The rich flavors of smoked meat are closer than you think: all you need is a pot, foil, and a steamer insert to make a stovetop smoker.
  • Five essential tips for designing your kitchen

    Five essential tips for designing your kitchen

    Here are some less traditional ways to think about kitchen design, whether your project is outfitting a rental kitchen in a tiny walk-up, or the kind of larger-scale remodel you dream about.
    Here are some less traditional ways to think about kitchen design, whether your project is outfitting a rental kitchen in a tiny walk-up, or the kind of larger-scale remodel you dream about.
  • Maine's latest seafood star

    Maine's latest seafood star

    Cold northern waters are providing some of the best oysters you're likely to taste.
    Cold northern waters are providing some of the best oysters you're likely to taste.
  • 4 perfect veggie burgers

    4 perfect veggie burgers

    These four veggie burgers are worthy occupants of any bun -- no faux-meat here, just fantastically delicious combinations of beans, vegetables, legumes, and grains.
    These four veggie burgers are worthy occupants of any bun -- no faux-meat here, just fantastically delicious combinations of beans, vegetables, legumes, and grains.
  • 8 barbecue party tips you need to know

    8 barbecue party tips you need to know

    Whether you're a first time planner, or seasoned professional, a barbecue is one of the most fun and exciting parties you can throw.
    Whether you're a first time planner, or seasoned professional, a barbecue is one of the most fun and exciting parties you can throw.
  • Summer juice smoothie recipes

    Summer juice smoothie recipes

    Grab a blender and some ice this summer, and try your hand at making your own smoothies.
    Grab a blender and some ice this summer, and try your hand at making your own smoothies.
  • Fourth of July cookout recipes

    Fourth of July cookout recipes

    Entice your guests with traditional American favorites and a few grilled surprises.
    Entice your guests with traditional American favorites and a few grilled surprises.
  • Berries made better: Macerating strawberries

    Berries made better: Macerating strawberries

    The process called maceration softens fruit and imparts flavor, transforming even less-than-perfect berries and stone fruit into something worthy of dessert.
    The process called maceration softens fruit and imparts flavor, transforming even less-than-perfect berries and stone fruit into something worthy of dessert.
  • The many faces of ramen

    The many faces of ramen

    As a Japanese fast food phenomenon, a budget meal solution, a hangover cure, and an upscale menu item, ramen has proven to be an infinitely variable dish.
    As a Japanese fast food phenomenon, a budget meal solution, a hangover cure, and an upscale menu item, ramen has proven to be an infinitely variable dish.
  • A writer's beef

    A writer's beef

    Ernest Hemingway's preferred hamburger recipe was a master work in its own right.
    Ernest Hemingway's preferred hamburger recipe was a master work in its own right.
  • Ice cream cocktails -- a Wisconsin favorite

    Ice cream cocktails -- a Wisconsin favorite

    The Greenwood Supper Club in Fish Creek, Wis., mixes liquors with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream for classic takes on a grown-up sundae.
    The Greenwood Supper Club in Fish Creek, Wis., mixes liquors with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream for classic takes on a grown-up sundae.
  • Hot country chicken

    Hot country chicken

    In Nashville, a piquant poultry dish has become a way of life.
    In Nashville, a piquant poultry dish has become a way of life.
  • Luscious layovers

    Luscious layovers

    Airports are upping their gastronomic game, giving food-minded travelers a reason to linger between flights. Check out this list of five great airports to eat in.
    Airports are upping their gastronomic game, giving food-minded travelers a reason to linger between flights. Check out this list of five great airports to eat in.
  • Becoming an oyster convert

    Becoming an oyster convert

    The tasting room of Rappahannock River Oyster Co. in Topping, Va., turns an oyster agnostic into a full-fledged fiend.
    The tasting room of Rappahannock River Oyster Co. in Topping, Va., turns an oyster agnostic into a full-fledged fiend.
  • A saucy dish: Tagliatelle Bolognese

    A saucy dish: Tagliatelle Bolognese

    At La Trattoria di Oscar in Bevagna, Italy, chef Filippo Artioli uses a beef and chicken stock to cook the pasta for his robust ragù, made with fat-rich beef.
    At La Trattoria di Oscar in Bevagna, Italy, chef Filippo Artioli uses a beef and chicken stock to cook the pasta for his robust ragù, made with fat-rich beef.
  • Five great grilling recipes for summer dinners

    Five great grilling recipes for summer dinners

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    By Alexandra Kerr Why not enjoy the sunny weather and cook dinner outside on the grill? Whether you love a good steak, pork chops or burger, or want your family to stay on the healthier side of dinner, try grilling one of these great summer dinner recipes. Blue Cheese Burgers A flavorful take on the classic burger, try this simple grill recipe for a burger both kids and adults will love. Depending on your choice of bun and meat, the blue cheese burger can be as delectable or healthy as ...
  • Hot dog facts: Pros and cons

    Hot dog facts: Pros and cons

    Hot dogs are great any time, but sales of this particular food product tend to skyrocket in the summer when cookouts and barbecues are all the rage. Read on to find out more about the pros and cons of eating this popular, family-friendly treat.
    Hot dogs are great any time, but sales of this particular food product tend to skyrocket in the summer when cookouts and barbecues are all the rage. Read on to find out more about the pros and cons of eating this popular, family-friendly treat.
  • Beyond tomatoes: Four great ketchup alternatives

    Beyond tomatoes: Four great ketchup alternatives

    Think ketchup starts and ends with tomatoes? Think again.
    Think ketchup starts and ends with tomatoes? Think again.
  • Late night tradition: Spaghettata

    Late night tradition: Spaghettata

    More than a late-night snack, it's an impromptu dinner party.
    More than a late-night snack, it's an impromptu dinner party.
  • How to pan-fry fish

    How to pan-fry fish

    One of the simplest and most rewarding ways to prepare fish is to pan-fry a skin-on fillet. The method yields browned, crispy skin on the outside and flaky, moist meat inside, all in a matter of minutes. That is, if you do it properly.

    One of the simplest and most rewarding ways to prepare fish is to pan-fry a skin-on fillet. The method yields browned, crispy skin on the outside and flaky, moist meat inside, all in a matter of minutes. That is, if you do it properly.

  • Good nutrition for a beach-ready body

    Good nutrition for a beach-ready body

    We all want to firm up those tummies before hitting the surf this summer, but there’s much more to getting bikini-ready than just stopping by your favorite spin class three times a week.
    We all want to firm up those tummies before hitting the surf this summer, but there’s much more to getting bikini-ready than just stopping by your favorite spin class three times a week.
  • May Day sweets: Sima and Tippaleipä

    May Day sweets: Sima and Tippaleipä

    This funnel cake made from light and lemony batter is deep fried and dusted with powdered sugar for a sweet May Day treat. In Finland it's enjoyed alongside Sima, a fermented lemon soda.

    This funnel cake made from light and lemony batter is deep fried and dusted with powdered sugar for a sweet May Day treat. In Finland it's enjoyed alongside Sima, a fermented lemon soda.

  • Everyman's fish -- the tuna sandwich

    Everyman's fish -- the tuna sandwich

    One writer recounts his lifelong love for the tuna sandwich, the unsung hero of the American lunch.
    One writer recounts his lifelong love for the tuna sandwich, the unsung hero of the American lunch.
  • From Western waters

    From Western waters

    A drive along Oregon's coast reveals soaring sand dunes, enchanting fishing towns, and some of the most memorable seafood dishes you'll likely find anywhere.
    A drive along Oregon's coast reveals soaring sand dunes, enchanting fishing towns, and some of the most memorable seafood dishes you'll likely find anywhere.
  • Crawfish: Born on the Bayou

    Crawfish: Born on the Bayou

    Called both crayfish and crawfish, these tiny freshwater cousins to lobsters are firm and sweet. Plunged into boiling water, they cook through in just two minutes and easily soak up any seasonings, from classic Cajun spices to Asian-style ginger and garlic.
    Called both crayfish and crawfish, these tiny freshwater cousins to lobsters are firm and sweet. Plunged into boiling water, they cook through in just two minutes and easily soak up any seasonings, from classic Cajun spices to Asian-style ginger and garlic.
  • Fabled feta cheese

    Fabled feta cheese

    Just a crumble of feta's pungent, salty flavor enhances dishes from stuffed peppers to salads to savory tarts.
    Just a crumble of feta's pungent, salty flavor enhances dishes from stuffed peppers to salads to savory tarts.
  • The pasta lesson: Making orecchiette in Puglia

    The pasta lesson: Making orecchiette in Puglia

    While most of Italy embraces pasta, Puglia takes that love even further.
    While most of Italy embraces pasta, Puglia takes that love even further.
  • Arlene's unattainable coffee cake

    Arlene's unattainable coffee cake

    A bewitching, brown sugar-swirled, pecan-topped coffee cake is all the more beloved for being off-limits.
    A bewitching, brown sugar-swirled, pecan-topped coffee cake is all the more beloved for being off-limits.
  • Marseille, city by the sea

    Marseille, city by the sea

    A new generation of chefs builds on the rich culinary legacy of the French port of Marseille.
    A new generation of chefs builds on the rich culinary legacy of the French port of Marseille.
  • Blondie -- the brownie's fairer cousin

    Blondie -- the brownie's fairer cousin

    Like a brownie in shape and texture, blondies are packed with all the brown sugar and butterscotchy goodness of chocolate chip cookies, but softer and more substantial.
    Like a brownie in shape and texture, blondies are packed with all the brown sugar and butterscotchy goodness of chocolate chip cookies, but softer and more substantial.
  • Whiskey 101

    Whiskey 101

    The world's favorite spirit in a nutshell.
    The world's favorite spirit in a nutshell.
  • The color of rhubarb in spring

    The color of rhubarb in spring

    Hardy, bright, and assertive, rhubarb is a refreshing taste of spring.
    Hardy, bright, and assertive, rhubarb is a refreshing taste of spring.
  • Mother's Day food: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

    Mother's Day food: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

    Cooking is a fun and easy way to show Mom that you care.
    Cooking is a fun and easy way to show Mom that you care.
  • Mom's Irish potato bread

    Mom's Irish potato bread

    For one Irish-American household, St. Patrick's Day is the perfect excuse to enjoy a favorite family dish.
    For one Irish-American household, St. Patrick's Day is the perfect excuse to enjoy a favorite family dish.
  • 7 things you can only get in Indianapolis

    7 things you can only get in Indianapolis

    For some reason, sports in Indianapolis get all the attention. But instead of focusing on the Indy 500 or the Colts, we should start paying attention to the Midwestern capital city's food scene. Innovative chefs, a thriving craft beer scene, and milkshakes to die for -- these days, Indianapolis has a lot to offer.
    For some reason, sports in Indianapolis get all the attention. But instead of focusing on the Indy 500 or the Colts, we should start paying attention to the Midwestern capital city's food scene. Innovative chefs, a thriving craft beer scene, and milkshakes to die for -- these days, Indianapolis has a lot to offer.
  • Grapefruit: Winter's brightest jewel

    Grapefruit: Winter's brightest jewel

    Grapefruit, especially from Florida's Treasure Coast, is a favorite cold-weather fruit.
    Grapefruit, especially from Florida's Treasure Coast, is a favorite cold-weather fruit.
  • Finding a tomato in winter

    Finding a tomato in winter

    A trip to Sarasota, Fla., means sunshine, beaches, and best of all, beautiful produce.
    A trip to Sarasota, Fla., means sunshine, beaches, and best of all, beautiful produce.
  • Rhapsody in red: Cooking Hungarian

    Rhapsody in red: Cooking Hungarian

    One writer explores the beauty of Hungarian cuisine one home cook at a time.
    One writer explores the beauty of Hungarian cuisine one home cook at a time.
  • A crab feast for winter: Cream of crab soup

    A crab feast for winter: Cream of crab soup

    Jumbo lump crab meat stars in an impossibly rich, creamy soup.
    Jumbo lump crab meat stars in an impossibly rich, creamy soup.
  • Love cake

    Love cake

    For Lahori teens in the 1990s, celebrating Valentine's Day was a secret affair.
    For Lahori teens in the 1990s, celebrating Valentine's Day was a secret affair.
  • Slow cooker questions, answered

    Slow cooker questions, answered

    Get the scoop on these five commonly asked questions, and kick your cooking up a notch!
    Get the scoop on these five commonly asked questions, and kick your cooking up a notch!
  • Orient express: Egg foo yung

    Orient express: Egg foo yung

    Long dismissed as takeout cliché, egg foo yung deserves a second look.
    Long dismissed as takeout cliché, egg foo yung deserves a second look.
  • Okra revisited

    Okra revisited

    In Lagos, Nigeria, the viscous vegetable claims a regular spot at the dinner table.
    In Lagos, Nigeria, the viscous vegetable claims a regular spot at the dinner table.
  • Get your kids cooking with you

    Get your kids cooking with you

    Is your dinner table a battlefield? You aren't alone. But your child isn't doomed to a diet of white bread and chicken nuggets -- there's hope. Kids are more likely to try foods that they had a hand in cooking.
    Is your dinner table a battlefield? You aren't alone. But your child isn't doomed to a diet of white bread and chicken nuggets -- there's hope. Kids are more likely to try foods that they had a hand in cooking.
  • Veggies in the raw

    Veggies in the raw

    Crudités are a celebration of the bounty of the harvest.
    Crudités are a celebration of the bounty of the harvest.
  • Easy & festive Christmas cocktail recipes

    Easy & festive Christmas cocktail recipes

    Christmas is filled with special get-togethers. Make yours extra-special with a signature holiday cocktail that adds to the joy of the season.
    Christmas is filled with special get-togethers. Make yours extra-special with a signature holiday cocktail that adds to the joy of the season.
  • A Christmas dinner: All is calm, all is bright

    A Christmas dinner: All is calm, all is bright

    Along the New Jersey waterfront, a small family gathers for a big holiday feast.
    Along the New Jersey waterfront, a small family gathers for a big holiday feast.
  • 3 favorite holiday beers

    3 favorite holiday beers

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    Come winter, almost every brewery in the Western world makes a special beer for the holiday season.
  • The best frozen pie crusts

    The best frozen pie crusts

    5 great frozen pie shells, from homestyle to whole wheat.
    5 great frozen pie shells, from homestyle to whole wheat.
  • 8 great pie tips

    8 great pie tips

    A few essential techniques will help you achieve rich, flaky crusts and perfect fillings.
    A few essential techniques will help you achieve rich, flaky crusts and perfect fillings.
  • Gluten-free classic Christmas cookies

    Gluten-free classic Christmas cookies

    Nothing beats the taste of warm, buttery cookies just plucked from the oven.
    Nothing beats the taste of warm, buttery cookies just plucked from the oven.
  • One good find: Surryano Ham

    One good find: Surryano Ham

    Old world cured ham, American-style .
    Old world cured ham, American-style .
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