Christopher Koch

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Serve At Least One of These Cakes at Your Next Birthday Party

There's a birthday party scene in the 1998 Ally Sheedy movie <i>High Art</i> where the crowd gathers ’round to sing and blow out the candles on a cake. And …

50 Of The Best Healthy Dessert Recipes Of All Time

All the sweetness, without all that extra junk.<p>There’s no getting around it, sooner or later the craving for something sweet is going to hit. And when it does, be ready with the best healthy dessert recipes out there. Sure, a little indulgence here and there doesn’t hurt, but eating these healthy …

Healthy Eating

Intruder scales White House fence while President Trump at home

An intruder with a backpack has been detained after scaling the White House grounds fence while President Trump was there. The US Secret Service did …

13 Must-Make Dinners Before Winter's End

Can you believe Monday is the official start of spring? Before long, swimsuit season will be upon us. But there’s still time to enjoy the best-of-the-best cold weather recipes. From lasagna to beef stew to bolognese, how about one last hurrah for these cozy winter comfort foods?<p>1. Julia Turshen’s …

Cooking

Juicy Pan-Seared Pork Chops with Citrus Dressing

4 servings<p>Rather than marinating these chops ahead of time, which, let’s face it, doesn’t work on weeknights, we came up with a citrus-mustard-cilantro dressing that bathes the chops in punchy flavor after they’ve cooked. The pinch of sugar helps these chops take on lots of color, and hard-searing …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Food

Sin City Cookies

In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside.<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle …

Build a Better Meal Plan with 20 Quick and Tasty Dinners

No matter your schedule, having a quick go-to dinner as a part of your meal plan is one of our favorite strategies to beat the weeknight dinner …

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18 of the Most Delicious Things You Can Do to Potatoes

When it comes to potatoes, the possibilities are truly endless. Give us a pile of spuds and you give us happiness. We'll turn those little bad boys …

The Sheet Pan Dinners That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

Dinner has never been so easy.<p>One of the worst things about cooking dinner is all the cleanup. Not only do you have to wash the dishes, but usually there are a few pots and pans that also need scrubbing. This, on top of the work it takes to actually cook the dinner, can be enough to inspire folks …

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5 Exercises Every Fit Guy Must Do

These are the key exercises that you have to be doing, regardless of your specialty.<p>What does it mean to be a “fit guy?” Do you have to bench 300 lbs? Do you have to run a five-minute mile? Do you have to have a six-pack while standing?<p>If it did, I wouldn’t make the cut. Fitness, to me, is being …

The Best Homemade Ramen Soup Recipes

Chicken noodle soup has got nothing on these ramen recipes.<p>Traditional Japanese ramen ― the broth-y noodle soup loaded with umami flavors and often times topped with a soft boiled egg ― can take a long time to perfect. Ramen masters spend years honing their craft. But most of us living stateside …

Our Best Recipes From Thomas Keller

Mac and cheese, coconut cake, and some of the tastiest cookies we've ever eaten<p>Thomas Keller, renowned chef and restaurateur, has the recipes you …

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25 Easter Sides Dishes That'll Upstage the Ham

Proof that little things make a big difference.<p>When it comes to big holiday dinners, focus is often on the main dish — in Easter's case, the lamb or ham. But it's the sides where you can show some culinary creativity. Go traditional with glazed carrots or be bold with baked ham gnocchi. (Psst ... …

22 Easy Recipes That Make Roast Chicken Exciting Again

We’re always looking for exciting new chicken recipes to jazz up our usual menu. Most us eat it all the time, whether we plunk some into the slow cooker or make recipes all week from a rotisserie chicken. But the classic roast version doesn’t have to be a drag. With a little love (and a lot of …

15 Breakfast Bar Recipes to Grab ‘n’ Go on Weekday Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, yet a lot of us tend to shrug it off. Sure, it’s tough to squeeze in a breakfast sandwich or a breakfast bowl between showering and throwing your Bento box lunch together; we get it. But it’s a habit that we all need to get into so we can function …

How to Make Paczki, Poland's Delicious Fat Tuesday Doughnuts

They're way easier than you'd think.<p>Doughnuts and Mardi Gras are a marriage for the ages. Germans gorge themselves on <i>fastnachts</i>; the Portuguese,</i> …

5 Cyberpunk Books to Read Before Watching 'Ghost in the Shell'

The cyberpunk genre is about to have a resurgence, so check out 'Snow Crash,' 'Neuromancer,' and more.<p>Cyberpunk is a niche science fiction sub-genre …

The secret to great fried chicken: Dunk in brine before dunking in oil

Of all the pain-in-the-ass dishes to cook at home, fried chicken ranks high. But unlike, say, slaving over your kitchen for a chocolate soufflé, the …

Recipes

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Molten Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Butter eight 6-ounce ramekins and sprinkle each with 1/2 teaspoon granulated sugar.<p>2<p>Done<p>Combine the …

This Time Tomorrow: 1966 Le Mans Documentary

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Films<br>• Le Mans<br>• Racing<p><i>This Time Tomorrow</i> is a film about the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans race that took place in 1966. …

Le Mans

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

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3 Easy Cocktail Recipes to Keep in Your Back Pocket This Summer

A summer cocktail should be three things: bright, fruity, and refreshing. Below, we have three recipes that fit the bill, courtesy of Trisha …

12 comic book series you can binge-read this week

Who needs Netflix when you have a good graphic novel?<p>There are plenty of long reads in the literary world — but comic book lovers often find …

15 Vegetarian Tacos *Perfect* for Meatless Monday

Even if you’re a major meat lover, it’s nice to set aside Mondays to fill your body with plant-based meals. It’s a great way to set yourself up for a week of healthy eating and give yourself *tons* of energy. Tacos can be a regular part of your meal regimen, thanks in part to the Taco Cleanse Diet, …

TT Culinary Institute: Cheesecake

"I think cheesecake is a classic dessert that has captured our hearts for generations," Tory McPhail, executive chef of Commander's Palace in New …

Portraits of Dogs Reveal Just How Ridiculous They Think Humans Are

For German photographer Elke Vogelsang, dogs can be just as expressive as humans, but unlike mankind, they don’t posture for the camera. <i>Dogs</i> …

The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …