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How a Chef's Entire Menu is Based on a Catch of the Day—Even If He Doesn't Know What It Will Be

<i>Welcome toOut of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of the relationships that build and sustain the food industry. This year, we’re traveling the country to look at how sustainability has become a rapidly growing movement within the food world.Chefs at the forefront of this trend are introducing</i> …

Aquaculture

7 Burgers to Make Indoors All Winter

It might be too cold to grill outside, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a juicy, charred hamburger.<p>From a gooey, cheddar-stuffed burger to an …

Cooking

Breakroom Serves the Hamburger of the Future

On Baxter Street, in the shadow of the court building and above the "tombs" where the freshly incarcerated spend their first night, sits a quirky little restaurant called Breakroom. Occupying a postage stamp sized space between a bail bond office and an acupuncturist, Breakroom reminds me of Crif …

Shake Shack

Asian Steamed Buns with Bok Choy and Chinese Chives

The Baker Creek catalog includes lots of seeds for Asian greens, including some that Jere Gettle found on his travels in Thailand. Here, a blend of …

Food & Dining

Dim Sum Asian Dumplings Recipe

"This recipe is the Nepalese version of the Asian dumpling. It is filled with ground pork and Asian spices and steamed, but can be fried or dropped …

Food & Dining

Nachoria Is the Nachos Restaurant of Your Drunken Dreams

Burlingame just got a serious new dining addition in the form of <b>Nachoria</b>, a restaurant dedicated to "the art of the triangle," AKA the nacho. The counter-service restaurant also has tacos and quesadillas, but with a name like Nachoria, it’s hard to focus on anything else. The menu, a la Chipotle, …

Food

Slow Cooker Peach Crumble Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (9)<p>3/4 cups dark brown sugar<br>• 3/4 cups rolled oats<br>• 3/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground allspice<br>• 1/2 …

Dim Sum Recipes

Dim sum, a distinctly active and fun style of Chinese dining, is a Cantonese tradition. It began in small roadside teahouses, which served simple …

Food & Dining

How to Make Restaurant-Quality Slider Buns at Home

Already mastered all aspects of summer grilling? What about making the actual burger buns from scratch? Eater's food scientists friends from Seattle, Chefsteps, have a pretty foolproof recipe for springy, bronzed, perfect little buns. Watch the technique above and head this way for the full recipe.

Tutorials

The Food Lab: Real Texas Chile Con Carne

The last time I tackled chili was nearly two years ago, and boy, what a contentious post that was! It's always a gamble to call something "the best ever," but to use that expression to describe chili—perhaps the single most contentious, zealotry-inducing, divisive food in the country—is just <i>asking</i> …

A Feast of Ice and Fire: The Official Game of Thrones Companion Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Chelsea Monroe-Cassel and Others<p>Ever wonder what it’s like to attend a feast at Winterfell? Wish you could split a lemon cake with Sansa Stark, scarf down a pork pie with the Night’s Watch, or indulge in honeyfingers with Daenerys Targaryen? George R. R. Martin’s bestselling saga A Song of …

10 of Our Best Grilled Cheese Sandwiches (Is It Lunchtime Yet?)

Everyone has their method for making grilled cheese sandwiches: Some add bacon, or an egg, or greens. Some smear mayonnaise on the bread, others butter. You may like yours with tomato soup, you may like it eaten standing up at midnight. Any which way you go about your grilled cheese, everyone's …

Hot Hot Heat

It may feel like summer's winding down, but in the restaurant world, it's just starting to heat up. New York's beloved freewheeling, smoke-loving …

A Knockout Pineapple Punch & 18 Other Tropical Drinks

<i>We're the kind of people who have to eat every three hours, and Pure Leaf Iced Tea is here to help with that.</i><p><i>Today: Drink this to make you feel like you're on vacation.</i><p>Picture this: You're sitting on a beach. The waves crash gently on the shore, the sand's warm from the sun, and you worry—just for …

Carl's Jr. Swaps Models for Fighter Ronda Rousey

Burger chain Carl's Jr. is changing up the formula for its so called "slutburger commercials," from racy to badass. Typically the commercials feature scantily clad celebrities — like Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton (who are famous for nothing) — suggestively eating its burgers. The chain has …

Natalie Morales makes feijoada, a classic Brazilian stew, in the slow-cooker

Growing up in a Brazilian and Puerto Rican household, I’ve always had a love of rice and beans. But it wasn’t until I lived in Brazil when I was 7 years old that I really learned to appreciate feijoada. There are many variations of this hearty but delicious meat and black bean stew but it is …

Cooking

10 Rare Whiskeys Picked by a Whiskey Hunter

When chef Chris Shepherd isn't blowing away diners at Houston's Underbelly, he's hunting for unique bourbons. Here are his favorites.<p>Whiskeys like Wild Turkey and Gentleman Jack are perfect for college tailgaters and corporate imbibers, but some in the culinary know like to dig a little deeper. …

James Beard

We Tried It: Coffee with 40 Times More Caffeine

My boyfriend's first impression: "Everything seemed a lot faster. Nothing was vibrating or shaky, but I did the dishes in about 5 minutes, and I …

Healthy Eating

13 Of The World's Most Delicious Sandwiches, In 2 Minutes

Whether open-faced, crustless, pressed or in a pocket, the possibilities are pretty much endless with sandwiches, any way you slice them.<p>The peanut-butter-and-jelly-loving United States is not the only country with a soft spot for subs. Thanks to a new video by Food People Places, it turns out …

Food

10 Fruity Summer Salads That Aren't Fruit Salad

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought—and it doesn't always have to be kale, either.</i><p><i>Today, entirely green salads are boring! These 10 fruit-filled salads will give you something sweet to look forward to as you plow through a bowl of leaves.</i><p>Which salad experience do you prefer: …

Will These Be the Best Pancakes You Make All Year?

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast—because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: These cornmeal and chorizo pancakes are just as good topped with tart fruit and maple syrup as they are</i> …

These 9 Bubbly Spritzes Were Made for All-Day Drinking

You're don't have to play mixologist in your swimsuit to turn out great summer cocktails. Enter these nine cool takes on the refreshing, bubbly spritz.<p><b>Top off any aperitif,</b> hard spirit, or juice with sparkling wine and a splash of soda water, and it’s immediately summer-ized. These spritzes are …

Sparkling Wine

The 21 Best New Restaurants in America

Compiling a list of America's best new restaurants made perfect sense, then, and it too has an analogue: It parallels the ever-evolving Eater Heatmaps on our local sites. And giving myself over to the pleasures of the hot and the new only confirmed: These are baller times to be eating in America. …

Side Dishes

How to Make Magnolia Bakery's Famous Banana Pudding at Home

If you can't make it to NYC to get a taste of the world renowned banana pudding at Magnolia Bakery, here's something that's pretty darn close.<p>The recipe: EASY. The result: CRAY. This pudding is a dessert game changer. You're welcome.<p><b>Magnolia Banana Pudding</b><p><b>Prep Time:</b> 30 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 4-24 hours …

Dessert

Finalists: Your Best Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert

<i>The finalists are in! Help us choose the winner of Your Best Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert, who—lucky duck!—will win a Vitamix from Califia Farms.</i><p>In the hottest week of the summer thus far, we were glad to test and taste the recipes for Your Best Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert. We have emerged with two …