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Here’s What We Know About Riri Williams, the 15-Year-Old Black Girl Who’s Going to Be Iron Man

Yesterday, Marvel announced that Tony Stark would be walking away from his latest suit of power armor. His replacement is going to be Riri Williams, …

42 Recipes That Are a Zillion Times Better Because of Fish Sauce

Basically instant umami—and one of the most unexpectedly versatile condiments on earth.<p>If you look up umami in the dictionary, we bet you'll find a big ol' bottle of fish sauce (usually made from anchovies, salt, and water) as the entry. A staple in Southeast Asian cooking, fish sauce adds a hit of …

Posh bird: how roast chicken went gourmet

Nothing beats my mum’s roast chicken. It’s not fancy – just rubbed with butter, sprinkled with sea salt, and stuffed with lemon and garlic. I’m betting there’s someone in your life who makes ‘the world’s best chicken’, too. Forget chocolate or macaroni cheese… for many of us, roast chicken is the …

Enormous chocolate dinosaur egg comes with delicious ice cream yolk

It's fact: Ice cream just tastes better when it comes as a surprise.<p>Okay, "fact" might be a strong word here, but the premise holds true. A new South …

Dessert

Deliver us from dinner

It's been a long workday, there's one hour until soccer practice and the refrigerator is empty: You need help, and the Wavermans are here for you. Introducing a new monthly column, in which Emma (a 40-something working parent) seeks solutions to her supper-table stresses from her mom, Lucy (an …

The ‘Doughnut Ice Cream Cone’ Has Taken Social Media by Storm

In case you needed another reason to travel to Prague – though the Czech Republic’s legendarily cheap beer prices really should be enough – America …

Banana Fritters

In 2006, I spent a wonderful, lazy week under a palm-thatched cabana on an island beach in Thailand with my dear friend Cate. Every day was exactly …

The MUNCHIES Guide to Chicken Wings

On Valentine's Day, say it with wings.<p><i>This article originally appeared on MUNCHIES in February 2016.</i><p>With Valentine's Day soon upon us, we asked ourselves: <i>How can we show our loved ones how much we care without resorting to palm oil-riddled cheapo chocolate and a limp bunch of roses?</i><p>The answer: …

Olive Oil Fraud: What's Really in the Bottle in Your Kitchen?

Unless you survive solely on a diet of dinners out and Seamless deliveries, it’s likely your kitchen cabinet is stocked with at least one bottle of olive oil — and there’s a good chance it’s "extra-virgin." The first pressing of the olive harvest is generally regarded as the most desirable thanks …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Rolled Ice Cream Shop 10Below Is Opening a New Location in Queens

Chinatown ice cream shop 10Below — where staff members turn cream and other ingredients into Instagram-friendly rolls of ice cream on the spot — is opening a second location in Flushing, at the Queens Crossing Mall. The shop's ice cream is inspired by Thailand street food and is made-to-order on a …

Ice Cream

16 Party-Friendly Sandwiches for Your Super Bowl Bash

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>If you're throwing a Super Bowl party this Sunday, there's absolutely nothing wrong with feeding your guests on an assortment of gooey, fatty appetizers, creamy dips, and crispy wings. But if you want to fill them up without …

Cooking

The Best Kind Of Pasta Shape For Every Type Of Sauce. It Matters.

It makes a world of difference.<p>Pasta is a seemingly simple dish. Boil a pot of water, add the noodles and after about 10 minutes it's done. Top with sauce and a comforting meal is yours. But there's a lot to know about pasta to make it great -- hundreds of years of Italian tradition go into this …

Moroccan Lamb Meatball & Couscous Soup | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Israeli couscous has bigger pearls than Moroccan couscous, and it still cooks very quickly, adding heartiness and texture to this soup. The meatballs also make a delicious dinner on their own, served over a bed of couscous.<p><b>Moroccan Lamb Meatball & Couscous Soup</b><p>For the meatballs:<p>1 tsp. ground …

Recipes

The Best Sticky Bun Recipe Ever Thanks to 'The Food Lab' Cookbook

There's not a lot to say about these <b>perfect sticky buns</b> except that if you haven't made a recipe by J. Kenji López-Alt, Serious Eats' managing culinary director, you're in for a trip. The title of his new cookbook, <i>The Food Lab: Better Cooking Through Science</i> says a lot: Over the past decade, the …

Baking

The Best Hot Dog Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>The best hot dog means knowing the perfect way to cook a hot dog, whether you roast, grill, simmer, steam, microwave, or sear it.</i> …

The Canal House's Chicken alla Diavola

<i>All week long, Christopher Hirsheimer and Melissa Hamilton of The Canal House will be sharing their recipes from last year's Canal House Cooking, Volume 8: Pronto!</i> <i>And we're giving away a copy every day this week.</i> <i>Open up a bottle of Sangiovese and follow along to bring a little Italy into your</i> …

One-Pot French Onion Pasta

I’m already anticipating Sunday.<p>Talk about putting the cart before the horse. We haven’t even hopped around the weekend enough to make it to …

Stir-Fried Cod With Yellow Squash and Asparagus Recipe

This quick and simple stir-fry features cod that's been water-velveted—an easy technique that guarantees tender, silky meat. Light, delicate and full of gently cooked vegetables, it's a perfect dish in a multi-course meat-heavy menu.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Marinating the cod in a mixture of …

Thai-Style Grilled Chicken (Gai Yang) Recipe

Thai-style grilled chicken, coated in a marinade flavored with cilantro, white pepper, and fish sauce, is one of the tastiest things you'll ever pull off your grill. There's a reason you can't walk more than a few blocks in Bangkok without catching a whiff of its intense aroma. Here's how to make …

Habanero Carrot Cake From 'Sweet and Vicious'

Compared to malted chocolate cookies, this cake is a kick in the pants. Disregarding the habanero element for a moment, <i>Sweet and Vicious: Baking with Attitude</i> serves up a solid recipe for carrot cake, using chopped pineapple, applesauce, nearly a dozen carrots, and adding cayenne to the usual …

How to Make Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

I love hard boiled eggs. They’re great for deviled eggs, egg salad, or just eating plain with a sprinkle of salt.<p>Used to be that people were scared …

How to Make Italian Ice at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Italian ice is just the thing to cool down summer's sweatiest days. Thanks to Tieghan Gerard of Half Baked Harvest, you don't have to stop at</i> …

10 Models To Follow On Instagram

The best models to follow on Instagram<p>Ever wondered what it's like to be one of the world's top models? Stop wondering—just follow them on Instagram. The genetic lottery-winners are all too quick to share behind-the-scenes pictures from shoots on glamorous locations, their antics with celebrity …

FXX's Plans for The Simpsons Include a Marathon of Every Episode Ever and a Huge New App

Simpsons forever.<p>When a hit show makes its way to cable, it’s not often an especially exciting announcement on the news front – even though those …

Super-Heavy Periods? This Could Be Why...

Illustrated By Ly Ngo<p><i>By Kendall McKenzie</i><p><b>What Is PCOS?</b><p>Polycystic Ovary Syndrome — aka PCOS — is a hormonal disorder. People with PCOS don’t ovulate …

Women's Health

Private Browsing Settings Aren't as Private as You Think

Let's be honest: There's probably a few things you've been looking at online that you don't want anyone to know about.<p>Whether you're secretly …

5 Delicious Cheeses You Should Throw on the Grill

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>The look of confusion is priceless. Every time I mention to someone that I'm going to be "grilling cheese," I watch them slowly try to parse what I'm saying. <i>He surely meant to say 'grilled cheese,' right?</i> Nope, I'm …

Hog Mac 'n' Cheese From 'Pitt Cue and Co.: The Cookbook'

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I had to put on my elastic-waist-banded pants just to read the recipe for the Hog Mac 'n Cheese from <i>Pitt Cue Co.: The Cookbook</i>. There's over a pound of cheese in there, and I mean good, esoteric cheese that you could …

31 People Answer ‘What Is Something You Love In Bed, But Are Too Embarrassed To Tell Your Partner’

I compiled the very best responses for this question on AskReddit.<p>I <i>love</i> having my hair pulled. Bitten. Pushed around. Told what to do. Nothing too …

15 Grilled Burger Recipes for Memorial Day

Walk into any Memorial Day cookout and you're likely to find burgers on the grill—few foods are as synonymous with grilling. At its heart, a great burger is an exercise in simplicity. All you really need is beef, salt, pepper, and fire. Once you've got the base down it's time to start experimenting …