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The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

This Is Why You’re So Freaking Hungry When You’re Trying to Lose Weight

And how to fight back.<p>You’ve probably noticed that when you try tolose weight, you end up feeling like Ms. Pac-Man—ready to demolish everything in sight. And it’s not just you—research shows that this is a legitimate thing.<p>According to a study published in <i>bioRxiv</i>, weight loss leads to an urge to …

Cheap DIY Party Appetizers

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Whether it’s poolside parties in the middle of summer or holiday get-togethers as fall melts into winter, …

Walmart Canada Apologizes After It Was Caught Trashing ‘Perfectly Good Food’ (UPDATE)

"There are mistakes being made."<p><i>This article is part of HuffPost’s “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” campaign, an ongoing project spotlighting the world’s waste crisis and how we can begin to solve it.</i><p><b>UPDATE: 10/28 ―</b> After an investigation into Walmart Canada’s disposal of unsold food spurred an online outcry, Walmart has …

15 Chocolate Companies You Have to Try

There’s no such thing as <i>bad</i> chocolate, but some companies certainly go above and beyond. Worldwide, we consume a staggering 7.3 million tons of …

Flavors

What Goes Into Uchiko’s Nostalgic Fried Milk Dessert

Cereal and milk is a strong childhood (or even adulthood) memory, and that’s the peg of <b>Uchiko</b>’s iconic <b>fried milk</b> dessert. It sounds like something that would fit in at the State Fair, but pastry chef Philip Speer, who originally conceived the confection, aimed to create something classy yet …

10 Embarrassing Food Faux Pas You're Probably Guilty Of

Put your cappuccino down and read this.<p>If you fancy yourself a seasoned eater, and you take pride in the long list of restaurants and cuisines you've …

How Hipster Food Trends Are Literally Ruining the World

I’ve never really understood food trends. I mean, I understand them in function, but not in principle. How can food be hip? How is it that foods go …

How Chicago’s Eli’s Cheesecake Bakes 15,000 Cakes A Day

<b>Eli’s Cheesecake</b> isn’t a brand started by a hipster couple from their Brooklyn basement. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, said company President Marc Schulman, but Eli’s, he feels, is synonymous with Chicago. Schulman’s father, Eli Schulman, founded the company 76 years ago, and the …

The Internet Lost It Over Burger King’s Spooky McDonald’s Disguise

Burger King has taken its Halloween game to a new level this year by disguising a location in Queens, N.Y., as a McDonald’s ghost.<p>The restaurant — …

Milk Chocolate Is Better Than Dark, the End

It’s controversial candy season. Let’s do this.<p>I generally enjoy milk chocolate, for basic reasons of flavor and texture. For roughly the same reasons, I generally do not enjoy dark chocolate. *<p>Those are just my boring preferences, but preferences, really, won’t do: This is an age in which even the …

The Most Overrated Dessert Ingredients, According to Boston Pastry Chefs

  <p>Alex Bonnefoi, pastry chef at Strip by Strega<p>"Sugar — too much blinds the palate, and there is no art to a dish overloaded with sugar."<p>  <p>Ashley Low, head baker at Loyal Nine<p>"Chocolate. Chocolate will always be renowned as being delicious, but there is nothing creative about throwing …

Cruel restaurant's Wi-Fi password is the answer to this ridiculous math question

Some things in this world should be hassle free, and Wi-Fi is one of them.<p>YaYa's Thai restaurant located in San Antonio, Texas, created a brilliant …

This Bride's Wedding Dress Landed Her in Vogue, but Wait Till You See What the Bridesmaids Wore

It's not every day we peel our eyes away from a stunning wedding dress to "ooh" and "ahh" over what the bridesmaids wore, but looking at photos from Annabelle Caufman Soudavar and Maximilian Moehlmann's big day, that's exactly what happened. While the bride's classic Carolina Herrera was no doubt …

Nicole Kidman's Daughters Were Shocked by Her 'Style Icon' Designation at the InStyle Awards

<i>InStyle</i> hosted their second annual InStyle Awards at The Getty Center in Los Angeles on Monday evening, an intimate dinner hosted by newly appointed …

A Man Told Women Not To Wear Yoga Pants, So They Held A Yoga Parade Outside His House

Hundreds of women in Rhode Island gathered in solidarity to protest against men policing women's bodies.<p>Jamie Burke, a mother of two who lives in Rhode Island in the US, opened her local newspaper last week to find a letter to the editor asking women to stop wearing yoga pants because they are not …

Yoga

Kendall Jenner Wore An Oversized Sweatshirt and Glitter Socks to Kanye West’s Concert

If there's one trend the Kardashian-Jenner sisters currently love, it's the giant-sweatshirt-as-a-dress look. For Kanye West's concert in Los Angeles last night, Kendall put a super-cozy, laid-back spin on the trend. She wore an oversized 'Yeezus' sweatshirt with a pair of Vans sneakers and …

Meet Gianvito Rossi: the man making stilettos comfortable

For a man who constructed his reputation around the perfectly engineered stiletto – mathematically balanced, refined proportions, neither too high nor too pointy – Gianvito Rossi is sanguine about the encroaching hegemony of the trainer, even though he holds it responsible for the ever-widening …

I Wore High-Fashion Crocs for a Week and Got So Many Compliments

I can confirm that I am a changed woman.<p>“Do you notice anything <i>different</i> about me?” I asked my husband, flexing my feet and rubbing my leg against his as I slipped into my train seat next to him on our way home one evening.<p>Without hesitation, he replied, “Yes. You’re wearing really hideous …

19 Hot Chocolates That Will Get You Through The Winter

Swap cold weather for cocoa.

The rhetoric around obesity is toxic. So I created a new language for fat people | Charlotte Cooper

I like to call myself and be called fat. I think fat is a political subject, and as such it feels powerful to reclaim words that are frequently used pejoratively<p>There are lots of words used to describe people such as me. Medics and their allies will use some Latin or Greek to make their language …

McDonald’s Turnaround Fails to Get More Customers in Door

McDonald’s Corp. has figured out how to capitalize on the popularity of its breakfast menu, stop a slide in same-store sales and cut corporate …

Gordon Ramsay Ranks The Five Worst Halloween Treats Ever

Halloween is nearly upon us, so you know what that means: endless hot takes on what the best and the worst Halloween candy is. And this year, Jimmy Kimmel enlisted the help of none other than hyper-critical celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay to run down what the worst treats are; despite the fact that …

A Precise Power Ranking Of 15 Classic Fair Foods

It’s that time of year again: fair season. Also known as “the week of eating so much fried food that I blew through a mega-pack of Tums.” Nobody said it better than Templeton the Rat, a fair <i>is</i> a veritable smorgasbord.<p>Sure, we hear a lot about the mind-bending new food combos hitting fairs each …

26 fast-food items that failed

We've highlighted items from top fast-food chains like McDonald's, Taco Bell, and Burger King that just didn't resonate with customers.<p>From unappetizing to flavorless, here are some of the biggest fails.

Could you stomach Huel, the food of the future?

It’s called Huel, a ‘human fuel’ designed to replace nature’s version in a hi-tech, fuss-free, nutritionally balanced powder form. We tried it out…<p>I have a friend around for lunch when I mix my first batch of Huel. I have laid out gözleme – Turkish flatbreads stuffed with spinach and feta – made …

Bread

How to Live Your Best Fried Rice Life

The chefs of Fat Rice school us on all of the combinations (and the essential techniques) necessary to make sure your fried rice is fluffy and delightful, not a soggy, clumpy mess.<p>Shoutout to that giant tupperware of yesterday's rice in your refrigerator. It's reached the optimal level of dryness …

Recipes

All the Butter (& Planning) That Went Into Shooting 15 Cakes in 1 Day

Every few weeks I head into the Food52 offices with bins full of baked goods. Normally, it’s in preparation for some of my articles, but sometimes, it’s for a special shoot. Such was the case when editors Ali and Sarah wrote to me about making 15 (!) cakes, each from a new fall cookbook release, …

Countertops

Chocolate Cake for Breakfast? And Other 2017 Trend Predictions

A conversation between Epi's David Tamarkin and Sam Worley on some 2017 food prognostications.<p><b>Sam Worley:</b> So this is the season for trend forecasting …

Yes You Can Milk A Reindeer: 9 Dairy Animals That Don’t Say “Moo”

We’re all familiar with cow’s milk in its many possible forms: in your coffee, on your cheese sandwich, in a sundae, and of course as the butter …