Charlie Casamo

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How to See the Best Meteor Showers of 2018

Photo Credit: Robert Wick/BLM<p>Slide 1 of 29<p>The Best Meteor Showers for 2018<p>This year, try and catch one of the night sky's most spectacular and …

Astronomy

What to Cook This Weekend

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. A few days ago, my colleagues Julia Moskin and Kim Severson delivered a bombshell …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Killer Potato Latkes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium saucepan, cover the Yukon Gold potatoes with cool water, season generously with salt and bring to a boil. Cook the …

The 10 Most Essential Winter Slow Cooker Recipes

While the slow cooker is really an all-season tool in the kitchen, it shines most in the cold winter months, when it can work overtime churning out …

Cooking

11 Raw Vegan Desserts That Are Actually Good for You

Proof that healthy can be delicious.<p>December 12, 2017<p>The word "raw" isn't the most appetizing when it comes to describing dessert. If you can't cook …

We Got the Beet Cocktail - Real Food

Clean Cocktails (<i>The Countryman Press) is the solution to watching your weight while staying off the wagon. Beth and Tara have cracked the code to</i> …

6 Chicago Restaurants You Should Know About Now

After decades of taking a back seat to New York and Los Angeles, Chicago has emerged the belle of the restaurant ball with dozens of Michelin stars and James Beard Awards to its name, not to mention accolades from top publications recognizing the Third Coast as the most exciting dining city in …

Philadelphia

15 Easy Side Dishes to Serve with Prime Rib

Let's be honest — you could serve almost anything next to prime rib and your dinner would be incredible, because prime rib is the king of dinner …

Cooking

3 protein-packed vegan snack recipes that will energize you through the holidays

Protein is vital to your overall health, whether you’re an athlete or a marathon Netflix-er. It’s filling, fueling, good for the gut, and essential …

The search for the best chocolate chip cookie recipe is over

A pastry chef, a cannabis connoisseur and a 10-year-old walk into The Washington Post. There's no punchline. That's who we asked to judge some of the most popular chocolate chip cookie recipes on the web.<p>Arguably more American than apple pie, this cookie - which celebrates its 80th birthday next …

Why a small, oily, strong-tasting fish is showing up on restaurant menus

You probably didn't expect to see sardines on the list of 2017 food trends. The small, oily fish have an assertive flavor that can be a turnoff for some. Most people associate them with cans, which runs contrary to our notion that the best food is fresh. They feel like a throwback to an era when …

Loaded Deviled Eggs

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>Large hard-boiled, cooled and halved eggs.<br>6 slices of cooked, crisped and crumbled bacon.<br>2 tsps of fresh chives.<br>2 tsps of white vinegar.<br>2 …

15 Thanksgiving Appetizers and Snacks for Maximum Overeating

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving was always a marathon day of food. Sure, dinner was an elaborate affair, but we actually started eating hours before sitting down at the table, and the appetizers were as important as the turkey and mashed potatoes. We blamed the snacking on the fact that dinner …

Cooking

Get Out of Your Grilled Cheese Sandwich Rut With These 10 Tasty Alternatives

Being kid-friendly, delicious and simple to prepare makes grilled cheese a staple in kitchens everywhere. But too much of a good thing can get old. …

How to brew better coffee at home in 5 easy steps

For the sake of argument, let's say you spend $2 every morning for a small - or to use the company's Orwellian Doublespeak, a "tall" - cup of coffee at Starbucks. Without blinking an eye, you've spent $60 a month on your caffeine fix.<p>And that doesn't even take into account the travel costs, the …

How to Make Really Good Mashed Potatoes

There are two important keys to making good mashed potatoes. One, you want to make sure the cooked potatoes are as dry as possible before you mash …

4 Spooky Cocktails Perfect For Any Halloween Party

<i>DrinkWire is Liquor.com’s showcase for the best articles, recipes and reviews from the web’s top writers and bloggers. In this post, Missi Rose's</i> …

Horror

Moist Crock Pot Pork Chops Recipe

These pork chops are easy to prepare and cook in the slow cooker with just a few ingredients. If you have the time, sear the pork chops on the …

How to pair wine: Bold flavors match beans, rice and andouille dinner

Richness and smoke sum up this dish, so any wine paired with it has to have something to say about those things. A white from France and two reds, from Italy and Spain, have their own ways of cutting through or matching the dish’s big flavors. The key here is contrasting and complementing.<p><b>MAKE</b> …

14 Eggless Cookie Recipes to Make During the Holidays

Cookies make everything better.<p>November 01, 2017<p>As the leaves begin to change color, the temperature drops, and the PSL latte returns to Starbucks, …

11 Cozy French Recipes To Warm Up Your Weekend

When we think of French food, we typically imagine fancy white tablecloth restaurants and pâtisseries with pyramids of pastel-colored macarons. But when the French cook at home, they gravitate to simple (yet incredibly delicious) comfort food. From beef bourguignon to potatoes au gratin, here are …

Cooking

Google and Facebook under pressure after helping anti-refugee campaign

Secure America Now received targeted help to efficiently use its millions of dollars in ad-spending ahead of US general election in 2016, reports say<p>An anti-refugee campaign, Secure America Now, received targeted help from Facebook and Google to achieve the most efficient use of its millions of …

Internet

Chorizo-and-Cornbread Dressing

"There are two things you'll always find at the Summers' family Thanksgiving table: Julia Child's iconic Cornbread Sausage Stuffing and lively table …

Police crack mystery of bullet out of nowhere that killed an Everglades fisherman

Lawrence Ramdass was snug in his happy place, tossing a fishing net into the muddy water and surrounded by family, when bullets started ripping his way.<p>The 46-year-old South Floridian was in a boat with his uncle and a friend, drifting down a sawgrass-fringed canal in the Everglades on the western …

Crime

Cheesy Slice-and-Bake Crackers

By Claire Saffitz, Amiel Stanek<p>Cheesy. Crispy. Make-ahead. These slice-and-bake cheddar crackers are the easiest, tastiest way to kick off cocktail hour.<p>"What can I bring?" A question you've asked a thousand times, only to have your host-to-be return some version of, "Oh, just a bottle of wine!" …

Baking

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Grilled Skirt Steaks with Hawaiian-Style Teriyaki Glaze and Grilled Broccoli

Preheat a 2-burner cast-iron grill or two grill pans over medium-high heat for about 3 minutes.<p>Drizzle the grapeseed oil over the steaks and sprinkle …

BBQ

Crock Pot Citrus Pork Chili with Mango

<i>Comforting citrus pork chili with mango made easily in your slow cooker. This crock pot recipe is easy to make ahead of time for any night of the</i> …

This Gorgeous Island Is the Least-visited Country in the World and We Don’t Understand Why (Video)

The waters are rising though, so act fast.<p>With beautiful beaches, low crime, and expansive natural beauty, the island of Tuvalu is an ideal getaway …

4 Reasons to Use Your Cast-Iron Skillet on the Grill

We all know cast-iron is great for cooking on the stovetop and in the oven, but your hardest working pan is just as useful outside of the kitchen. …

Cast Iron Skillet