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Mario Batali's Bucatini all'Amatriciana Recipe

<i>The chef’s own favorite recipe is a perfect example of his simple-meets-satisfying cooking.</i><p>Mario Batali’s Bucatini all’Amatriciana<p>2 tbsp. kosher …

Cheap Ingredients, Gourmet Dishes: 10 Easy Recipes - Chowhound

It’s okay, you can admit it. We all have one. You know, an easy, go-to dish that you fall back on when exhaustion is high and funds are low. I call …

15 Game-Day Instant Pot Recipes That Take the Stress Out of Entertaining

The Instant Pot seriously does it all. When it comes time to plan the most important part of a game-day party (the food, obviously), do yourself a favor and let your Instant Pot do its pressure-cooking magic. We're planning on making the following tacos, dips, pulled-pork sandwiches, and more …

Cooking

These DIY versions of popular snacks give processed ingredients the boot

When I was a kid, the primary packaging in my lunch was the brown paper bag that held it all together. Occasionally my mom would buy the two-compartment Kraft Handi-Snacks cheese-and-cracker sets with the red plastic stick for spreading the cheese. Who remembers those? In the late '70s and '80s, …

Baking

How to Make Perfect, Buttery Croissants at Home

All this month, our Baking Club is sifting its way through Chad Robertson and Liz Prueitt’s first book, Tartine. One week into the book and, as you can see in our members' photos below, croissants are rising to the top of everyone's must-make list.<p>Croissants are time- and labor-intensive, but those …

Chocolate Pumpkin Cake

Cocoa and cinnamon pair with pumpkin to make a moist and rich chocolate pumpkin cake.<p>For a Halloween party or fall event, glaze this delicious …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Homemade Fig Newtons

Makes about 25<p>If you’re going to make your own Fig Newtons, you might as well make the jam, too. So there’s a recipe within the recipe for that here. If you’d rather use a store-bought jam, choose one that’s very thick or cook it down; otherwise, it will seep out the cut sides.<p>September …

Dessert

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who created it so expertly combined coddled ― or gently cooked ― eggs with …

Breakfast

Where to Eat Along the PCH and I-5 Between SF and LA

There are two main routes that connect the Bay Area and Los Angeles, and <b>they differ wildly in terms of both natural beauty and amenities for travelers</b>. You can spend a long day (or a leisurely weekend) winding down Highway 1, stopping along the way at a handful of charming seaside enclaves, each …

Texas

Please Tell Us You're Roasting Chicken on Top of Other Stuff

The best vegetables have been underneath your roast chicken the whole time.<p>Have you ever looked at a pile of vegetables and thought about how much better they would be if they were actually a big piece of meat? Hm. That's not actually possible, but the closest you can get is roasting a chicken on a …

Cooking

Gmail's iPhone app finally rolls out the unsend button you so desperately need

We've all been in this situation before: You hit "send" on an email, then wish you could take it back. Maybe you typed someone's name wrong or …

Snickerdoodle Banana Bread

Instructions<p>Preheat oven to 350F.<p>Spray a bread pan and set aside.<p>Cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.<p>Add the eggs one at a …

The Food Lab: Make Your Own Just-Add-Hot-Water Instant Noodles (and Make Your Coworkers Jealous)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Thinking back on it, I must have cooked more instant ramen than any other food in my life (with the exception, perhaps, of chocolate chip cookies). It's what I cooked when I was home alone as a kid. It was a staple that took me through college. It's what I make …

Building the Perfect Sandwich Is All About Architecture

BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has strong opinions on sandwich architecture—here's how he says to build everything from burgers to lobster rolls to bánh mì<p>No one can accuse <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s restaurant and drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> of being wishy-washy. The man has some strong opinions about food and …

Food Preservation

12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

We asked some of our favorite chefs for twelve essential techniques, plus advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning,</i> …

Cooking

9 Netflix Tricks That You Simply Can't Live Without

Weekend binging just got so much easier.<p><b>1. Helium</b><p>It's a floating, transparent browser window that allows you to watch Netflix while you work and it will revolutionize your productivity game. I don't know about you, but I get a lot more done when I'm watching <i>Fixer Upper</i> at the same time that I'm …

16 Genius Recipes to Use Leftover Garlic

You recently bought garlic in bulk with big plans for a week of easy sheet pan dinners. Sadly, plans don’t always work out. You’ve had an incredibly busy week with no time for cooking, and now the garlic’s going to go bad. Hold up! If you can cook just a few meals before the start of next week, you …

Cooking

Final Cut Pro X: Getting started with Library management and organization [Video]

Final Cut Pro X has gone through a lot of changes since it first debuted as a reboot back in 2011. Since then, the app has grown up significantly, but it’s been able to retain its relatively low barrier to entry in the process. Final Cut Pro X is remarkably simple to learn, but it has a fairly high …

The Art of Making Coffee the Italian Way

The morning moka: a bleary-eyed ritual involving an aluminum pot (also known as a stovetop percolator or espresso maker), a small mountain of ground coffee, and that gurgling sound that sends people rushing to their kitchen as the coffee begins sputtering and pouring into the top chamber of the pot …

The Black Friday Mac Bundle offers 10 productivity-boosting apps including Drive Genius 4 for $34.99 (Orig. $533)

If you are in the mood for deals, the Black Friday Mac Bundle should catch your eye. It offers ten premium productivity apps (worth $533) for <b>$34.99</b> via 9to5Toys Specials, just enter coupon code “9TO5BFMB” at checkout to drop the price.<p>The lineup includes big names and little gems. DaisyDisk lets …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

Here's what people eat for breakfast around the world

But breakfast foods vary wildly from place to place.<p>Inspired by a HostelBookers.com post by Victoria Philpott and a Quora post, we took a look at some classic breakfast choices from countries around the world.<p>Whether it's bread and cold cuts in Germany or baked cheese pancakes in Russia, each …

Breakfast

Cooking With Bacon? Store it in the Freezer for Maximum Ease

I have a problem with bacon: There's just too much of it.<p>That may sound like an odd problem to some of you, but I know others are in the same boat. I don't often eat straight-up slices of bacon for breakfast or brunch,* but I do cook with it from time to time. Most of those times, whether it's …

Cooking

10 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 10 AM

<i>“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive; to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” ~ Marcus Aurelius</i><p><b>Y</b>ou …

24 Over-The-Top Delicious Skillet Recipes

Grab your pan by the handle and make easy work of these over-the-top delicious one pan wonders.<p><b>Chilaquiles Verdes</b><p>When you find yourself with left over tortilla chips, try serving them up as a savory, satisfying breakfast. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Oven-Roasted Beets and Potatoes</b><p>Oohs and ahhs guaranteed when …

Cooking

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

10 Days To Better Productivity

| <b>source:</b>Infographic World Apr 12th, 2015<p>Some days your productivity is lacking and you rather be at home in bed.Everyone has gone through stages of …

For a More Creative Brain, Travel

How international experiences can open the mind to new ways of thinking<p>There are plenty of things to be gained from going abroad: new friends, new experiences, new stories.<p>But living in another country may come with a less noticeable benefit, too: Some scientists say it can also make you more …

Creativity

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …