Alyse Reeves

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The Woman Who Cooks Food from Video Games

An interview with Gourmet Gaming's Daniella Zelli, who cooks real-life versions of food she finds in video games<p>As anyone who grew up playing Burger Time, Super Mario Bros., or Legend of Zelda knows: video games are all about food. And not just the pizza, Doritos, and two-liter bottles of soda that …

Ice Cream

This Is The Alleged "Secret Menu" At McDonald's

The dollar menu may be dead (RIP), but you can still allegedly order these top-secret McDonald's items.<p>"Our fans like to customize our menu in many unique ways. It's important to remember that participation varies from restaurant to restaurant as McDonald's franchisees are independent business …

McDonald's

Discover The Best Spice Blend For Vegetables | Men's Health

Chef Danny Trace works at Brennan’s of Houston, where he’s developed a signature spice blend he swears makes any vegetable a carnivore’s craving. It’s a Creole-inspired mixture that packs some serious heat and a backbone of barbecue spices. Thyme and oregano tag team with the flavors of fresh …

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

Cooking

Buffalo Wings

Heat oven to 200°. Pour oil to a depth of 2″ in a 6-qt. Dutch oven, and heat over medium heat until a deep-fry thermometer reads 350°. Dry wings …

Hot Sauce

Quotes That Prove Gordon Ramsay Is Surprisingly Self Aware

Gordon Ramsay is hands-down one of the most notorious chefs in the business -- and his reputation was definitely not earned by being kind, helpful, or soft spoken. His less-than-PG mouth may actually be more famous than he is, and tends to steal the spotlight on his various TV appearances.<p>There's …

Healthiest Pumpkin Recipes

Last week I told you why pumpkin mania is a boon to your health (find out the health benefits of pumpkin). Now we get to get down in the kitchen with …

Random Bedtimes Breed Bad Behavior In Kids

Parents learn the hard way that late bedtimes make for cranky kids the next day. But inconsistent bedtimes may have a greater effect on children's behavior, a study says.<p>Kids who didn't go to bed on a regular schedule had more behavior problems at home and at school. When those children were put to …

‘Dante’s Peak,’ for real: Volcanic eruption creates deadly acid lake

Karymsky Lake, with the peak of Karymsky volcano steaming in the background.<p>Grandma's death by acid is a highlight of the 1997 camp classic "Dante's Peak." The disaster epic chronicles the race to save a small town from a deadly volcanic eruption.<p>In the movie, volcanic gases quickly turn a placid …

Geology

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

Literature

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Cooking

Japanese artist “Tama-Chan” makes these amazing pieces of edible artwork out of sushi rolls!

A brief, complete history of the gummi bear

Hans Riegel, chief executive of the German confectionary company Haribo, died of heart failure today at the age of 90 in Bonn, according to a statement from the company. Riegel, along with his brother Paul, built the small candy company founded by their father—also named Hans—in 1920 into a global …

Made in America

Honey Pumpkin Biscuits

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: If you're going to stray from a traditional buttermilk biscuit, this is the way to do it.</i><p>I’m a buttermilk …

Breakfast

'Fright mobs' hit Britain in time for Halloween

Britons have been warned that nowhere is safe as a new trend of “fright mobbing” has hit the streets in time for Halloween.<p>The trend is similar to flash mobbing – where a group assembles in public to perform a seemingly pointless act – but all those involved are in horror fancy dress.<p>People …

Costumes