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This No-Fuss Salsa Is Our Star-Spangled Side

If you’re on chips and salsa duty, bring this homemade salsa and watch everyone swoon.<p>Remember all those times you forgot to wash your hair (as a presentable adult, that is)? When I do, I pin back the bangs and twist up a bun, anything to draw less attention to <i>all that</i>. But then compliments start …

Cooking

Atomic Hash Browns

Heat a 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium heat.<p>Toss the potatoes with the granulated garlic, paprika, cayenne and some salt and pepper in a medium …

Dinner Is Never Boring with Garlicky Steak and Potatoes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

Elon Musk Urges People to Watch Chris Paine's A.I. Movie While It's Free

"Do You Trust This Computer?" is now available to stream.<p>Elon Musk is concerned about the future of humanity. The tech entrepreneur shared a link …

The Hot Sauce Cookbook

Be sure to read that carefully. <i>The Hot Sauce Cookbook: Turn Up the Heat with 60+ Pepper Sauce Recipes</i> ($13) isn't a book filled with ways to enhance …

Flavors

Be a Person Who Makes Focaccia on the Regular

Top it with crunchy flakes of Maldon salt, thinly sliced red onion, a big red ribbon—you do you.<p>I hear that if you say “classic focaccia” three times aloud on the night of a full moon, it might appear hot and puffy from the oven right before your eyes. And if that doesn’t work, we’ve got a …

Baking

This Is the Best Way to Fry Potatoes

There’s more to Alison Roman’s kitchen game than the salted butter chocolate chunk shortbread cookies that you've seen all over the Internet. For …

Is hot water better than cold water for washing hands?

Looks like this folk wisdom is in some hot water…<p>Most of the value of handwashing is the physical rubbing and rinsing action that dislodges bacteria …

In the future, an AI may diagnose eye problems

Artificial intelligence could help diagnose blinding eye diseases and other illnesses, speeding up medical care in areas where specialists might be …

WATCH: This is the Secret to Making Bakery-Worthy Bread at Home

Baking bread might seem intimidating, especially if you’re a novice baker. But it’s not as hard as you might think—and making a loaf of homemade …

Make the Best Pizza

Good morning. There are more than 2,500 five-star ratings on our best recipe for pizza dough (above), but I’m here this morning with a couple of notes about it all the same. (Some night soon you can use the result to make a plain pizza pie, or a pizza that is green and white.)<p>The first is, if you …

Recipes

Cult condiments: 12 of the best hot sauces, tried and tested for both heat and flavour

Hot sauce is a condiment with fervent disciples. Trend spotters used to talk about coffee beans and craft beers; now, they're all talking about Bitcoin and chilli peppers.<p>A discussion of a preference for sriracha (a Thai-inspired concoction commonly made with chilli paste, distilled vinegar, …

Six easy midweek meal recipes | Six of the best

<b>Chickpea</b>, <b>butternut</b> squash and chorizo baked rice (pictured above)<p>Prep 20 min<br>Cook 50 min<br>Serves 4<p><b>300g butternut squash</b>, peeled and diced<b><br>150g diced chorizo</b> (optional)<b><br>40ml olive oil</b><b><br>1 large onion</b>, peeled and finely chopped<b><br>1 green pepper</b>, peeledand finely chopped<b><br>10 garlic cloves</b>, left whole in skin but …

Recipes

7 Common Cuts of Pork and How to Cook Them

How to Cook Steak in the Oven

<i>This content originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>Love cooking steak at home but hate smoking up your kitchen? We’ve got the recipe for you. All …

BBQ

All the Reasons You Need to Cook Your Bacon in the Oven

It’s always a good time to have a little bacon, but sometimes cooking this tasty meat can feel like a hassle with all the grease and the draining and the worrying about clogging your sink — not to mention accidentally setting off your smoke detector and annoying your neighbors (or is that just …

Fried Chicken, Potatoes, and Peppers

The secret to this dish? Fry everything. Hey, we didn't say it was healthy, but it tastes good AF.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 15 minutes<p>Total: 45 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces<p>vegetable oil, for frying<p>kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste<p>4 …

Food

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

‘They have had it’: West Virginia teachers strike, closing all public schools

Teachers across West Virginia walked off the job Thursday amid a dispute over pay and benefits, causing more than 277,000 public school students to miss classes even as educators swarmed the state Capitol in Charleston to protest.<p>All 55 counties in the state closed schools during Thursday’s work …

Education

The 7 Best Cheeses at Aldi, Hands Down, No Contest

Aldi is famous for its ridiculously affordable groceries, but there’s a lot more to the German supermarket chain than a solid deal on breakfast …

7 Of The Most Epic Dining Experiences In The World

As a food and travel blogger, one of the questions I’m most often asked is “what is the most memorable or more epic dining experience you’ve ever …

Food & Dining