Alex Carrasco

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This is the easiest and best way to cook lobster tail

When it comes to seafood, nothing is more luxurious than sweet and buttery lobster. Even though lobster is pricey, there's no need to be intimidated by this seafood because learning how to cook lobster tail is actually pretty simple — and far less messy than cooking a whole lobster. It's also less …

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This Lettuce Wrap Is a Delicious Keto-Friendly Lunch

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Lettuce

Grab a Pair of Dumbbells and Try This Trainer's Full-Body Workout

Looking to get a good full-body workout in? Grab a set of dumbbells and get started on this circuit that's just five exercises. Personal trainer Max Weber, NASM, ACE, created this workout that he posted on Instagram.<p>"Please warm up before training! For this, some light/active stretching will do," …

Workouts

Here's All You Need To Know To Make Great Pizza At Home

It's all about the dough.

The $1.89 Lunch Our Editor-in-Chief Swears By

I’m not one to go on about the power of The Universe, but certain things are clearly meant to be. Like meeting your best friend, or your true love—or a humble yet oddly compelling little sandwich. (Just me?)<p>I can’t with total confidence tell you how this sandwich came into my life (that Universe …

The Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my weeklong …

These 5 Cheese Plates Are Perfect, So Copy Them Exactly

We did the pairing work for you—all you need to do is buy the cheese.<p>A great cheese plate surprises us, not just in that “I found a new cheese that I love” way, but by transforming how we think about the world of cheese, and ultimately, ourselves. Is this is a ridiculous amount of power to cede to …

This Is the Most Popular Sheet Pan Recipe on Pinterest

It might not feel like it at the moment, but summer will be here before we know it. And with summer comes all the fun food stuff you can do outdoors, …

You Need to Buy a Better Sheet Pan

By Alex Delany<p>Flat, thin sheet pans are no good. If you're still using the one that you found in the oven when you moved in, it's time for a $10 upgrade.<p>Have you ever been standing your kitchen, waiting for some cookies or vegetables to come out of the oven, and been scared half to death by loud, …

Coin Ring for Men – Morgan Silver Dollar Coin Ring Makes a Unique Ring for Him and a Beautiful Coin Jewelry Piece in 3 Finishes

This coin ring features a real Morgan Silver Dollar expertly crafted and customized to your personality. With your choice of finishes, either in a beautiful polished silver, striking black patina, or a 1-sided band (Wedding Band Style), this silver dollar ring is sure to make a statement in any …

The 25 Principles for Adult Behavior: John Perry Barlow (R.I.P.) Creates a List of Wise Rules to Live By

<i>Image by the European Graduate School, via Wikimedia Commons</i><p>The most successful outlaws live by a code, and in many ways John Perry Barlow, founder …

Middle School

How to Make Perfect Carbonara: Mistakes to Avoid

By Alex Delany<p>You want perfect strands of pasta glossed with a rich, silky sauce—not noodles tossed with scrambled eggs. Here's how to get it right, every time.<p>Pasta carbonara is the ultimate there's-no-food-in-the-house dinner. No matter how bare your cupboard or unfortunately under-stocked your …

A Step-by-Step Kimchi-Making Video We Never Want to Stop Watching

Earlier this week, I stumbled upon a video that I refuse to stop watching. Today, I’m happy to share it with you all here. The spectacle of the video—no, film—is almost too much for words. The beauty and serenity of this woman preparing kimchi is best watched, not discussed:<p>The five-minute video …

Yogurt Marinating Is the Best Marinating

By Alex Delany<p>Why would you rub yogurt all over a piece of meat? Because it's delicious, that's why.<p>You probably don’t want to think about raw meat and dairy together. There’s something that just seems, well, gross about the whole thing. But trust us: Marinating meat in yogurt will change your …

13 Surprisingly Weird Reasons Why Crows And Ravens Are The Best Birds, No Question

They're definitely better than monkeys.<p>We're sure you have your favourite animal. It may even be a really smart one. But corvids - such as crows, …

The Best Interview Questions We've Ever Published

Hiring is by far the biggest concern we hear from founders. Finding the right people to work at your company is high-stakes. Poor performers can take …

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

Coddled eggs and potato puree -- breakfast doesn't get any better than this.<p>There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who …

Breakfast

This Ham & Cheese Casserole Is Perfect for Brunch

Generously coat a 9x13-inch baking dish with butter and set aside. Whisk the milk, eggs, pepper, and salt together in a large bowl. Spread the …

Breakfast

Zelda: Breath of the Wild cooking guide: 10 recipes worth remembering

Recipes for eating, drinking and selling<p>In <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, you can mix all sorts of ingredients you find on your journey through Hyrule to produce different dishes and elixirs with useful effects. Some recipes restore life and even add temporary hearts on top of your current …

Zelda: Breath of the Wild guide: How to get the Hylian Shield

The legendary shield can be yours if you’re adventurous<p><i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> wouldn’t be complete without the iconic <b>Hylian Shield</b>. The shield’s hiding place is easy to get to, although it’s surrounded by danger at every turn. If you want to know where to find the Hylian Shield, …

This is the ultimate fried chicken recipe that has inspired top chefs

Keys to making America's Test Kitchen's (ATK) Ultimate Crispy Fried Chicken<p><b>Equipment: An 8-quart cast-iron Dutch oven and an instant read …

Recipes

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

How to make the perfect cacio e pepe

It’s 2016 most popular pasta dish, but should you use spaghetti, how much pepper do you need, is pecorino or parmesan best – and how do you achieve a smooth, creamy sauce?<p>If you’ve never heard of it, don’t worry – until about two months ago, neither had I. Then, suddenly, cacio e pepe was …

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12 Highly Bingeable Urban Fantasy Series

By now. you’ve probably finished your Netflix <i>Luke Cage</i> binge. Undoubtedly you feel bereft, adrift, and without anything new to fill your brainspace. …

Try These 3 Tricks When Working With Difficult People

Yes, Don Corleone knew a thing or two about leadership. But dealing with other people's egos is more complicated than Hollywood makes it look.<p>Growing up in an Italian-American household meant you had to watch <i>The Godfather</i> Parts I and II every time they came on television. My father, John …

What Is The Scientific Method, And Why Do So Many People Get It Wrong?

Climate change deniers, listen up.<p>Claims that the "the science isn’t settled" with regard to climate change are symptomatic of a large body of …

How to Cut Herbs

Here's a bit of deductive reasoning.<p>Let's start with three base assumptions about you:<p>First: You agree that fresh herbs play a vital role in many savory dishes, adding a last-minute burst of flavor and color.<p>Second: You do not live in the '50s, and your name is not Betty Crocker.<p>Third: You have …

"Magic Cake" is a thing that exists and internet cannot get over it

Hey, dessert lovers! Ever heard of “magic cake”? Well, prepare yourself to drool, because we’re here to enlighten you.<p>A yummy new cake recipe has …

'Magic cake' is taking over the dessert world

Magic cake might sound like something you can only eat in Middle Earth or whilst joining Mr. Tumnus for tea in Narnia.<p>However, we muggles are the …

Asian honey garlic chicken

Yum! Forget about takeaway, this delicious honey garlic chicken is absolutely spot on in flavour and hits the spot every time. The honey and garlic …

Recipes