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Seven Pizzas You Have To Try When You’re In Italy

Pizza has become the cornerstone of fast food worldwide. Every corner of the world will have at least one pizza joint slinging dough. That’s not hyperbole, but no one owns pizza quite like Italy. Their chefs are able to turn what is basically a simple flat bread with …

Italy

American man with 'great acrobatic skill' becomes Japan’s first paid foreign ninja

An American has found fame in Japan – after being hired to become the nation’s first salaried foreign ninja.<p>Chris O’Neill, 29, is the only foreigner among a new seven-strong ninja squad hired by a local tourism body in Aichi Prefecture, central Japan, to promote its ninja heritage.<p>O’Neill, who is …

9 Family Dinners You Can Whip Up After Work

Family meals are for bonding over good food and shouldn't require hours of planning, shopping and cooking. From <i>Pan Seared Salmon with Soy Mustard Glaze</i> to <i>Easy Garlic Butter Shrimp</i>, these nine recipes are perfect for when you need to hit the kitchen running.<p><b>1. Pan-Seared Salmon with Soy Mustard Glaze</b><p>…

Andrew Zimmern Shares His Favorite Meals of All Time

Including, but certainly not limited to, a 62-course meal in Chengdu.<p>The ninth season of Travel Channel's <i>Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern</i> is hitting …

7 Easy Back-to-School Breakfasts

We all want to start off on the right foot when starting a new school year. I know cereal and frozen waffles are often a necessity, but here are a few other easy options that will make parents <i>and</i> kids happy.<p><b>1. Morning Glory Muffins</b><p>Morning Glory Muffins are made with a little bit of everything: …

Crab, Shrimp, and Lobster Rolls You Can (and Should) Make at Home

Great seafood doesn't need a lot, but we'll never say no to a killer shrimp, crab, or lobster roll, either.<p>You know what we're literally always in the mood for? A good seafood roll. Crab, shrimp, or lobster—we don't discriminate. Just toss that meat in mayo (or butter), pile it in a split-top roll, …

Seafood

7 Easy Slow Cooker Pasta Sauces to Last You All Week

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Beef Goulash from CHOW</i>Generally speaking, pasta isn’t the sort of dish you turn to when you’re looking for a big, …

The Best Pasta Dishes of 2015

These our our favorite pasta dishes of 2015.<p></head><i>While searching for the nation's Best New Restaurants, we stumbled upon a few standout dishes worthy of their own awards. In the weeks leading up to the release of the Hot 10 Best New Restaurants of 2015 (hold onto your hats until August 18), we'll</i> …

Los Angeles

8 'Piece of Cake' Cakes

These cakes may look complicated, but they're surprisingly easy to make.<p><b>1. Tres Leches Cake with Dulce de Leche Glaze</b><p>Popular in Latin America, <i>Tres Leches Cake</i> is a light and fluffy cake soaked with a mixture of three milks: sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk and heavy cream. In this version, …

How Olive Oil Can Be The Secret To Perfect Homemade Hot Fudge

In order to make a great sundae, hot fudge is a must. And not just any hot fudge, but rich, chocolatey, homemade hot fudge. It's easier to make than you might think and tastes loads better than the store-bought variety -- especially if you use the unique ingredient that Portland-based ice …

9 Delicious Chicken Dinners From Around the World

Spice up your repertoire with these delicious chicken dinners. They come from all over the globe, but are easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket.<p><b>1. Asian BBQ Chicken</b><p>Think of this dish as Chicken Teriyaki with a South Asian flair, or India meets the other flavors of Asia. It …

7 Finger Foods You Should Make for Your 4th of July BBQ

This 4th of July weekend is all about our country, the good ole USA. So in celebration of our freedom, we are abandoning utensils and eating everything with our hands. Enjoy these 7 delectable finger foods at your 4th of July party and spread the utensil-free love. Because America,</b> …

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Recipes

This Peanut Butter Cup Trifle Is Ridic

Peanut butter cup trifle -- your new favorite dessert! It's so easy to make, and serves a really big crowd. Hooray for that.<p>I wax poetic about my love for peanut butter all the time, and I think that a love of peanut butter is a totally normal thing, but I didn’t realize how much I take this …

10 Best Ways to Stuff Zucchini

Summer brings a glut of zucchini, whether or not you grow them yourself. There’s your neighbor who leaves them on your doorstep, your coworker who …

9 Classic Cookies: Tested and Perfected

Look no further for the best cookie recipes. From chocolate chip to simple sugar, these classic cookies have all been tested, perfected and family-approved.<p><b>1. Secret Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies</b><p>With two secret ingredients, these chocolate chip cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the …

13 Genius Ways To Live Your Best Bacon Life

(Photo Credit: Lady Behind The Curtain, Flickr/Dave77459, Getty Images)<p>Oh, sweet bacon. Not only is everyone's favorite pork product thick, crispy and warm, but bacon prices are falling, and bacon is literally showing up in THE most bizarre places we could ever fathom. (We're looking at you …

The Secret Ingredient Everyone Needs For The Most Amazing Burgers

Photo credit: Getty Images<p>Fish sauce. That's the secret ingredient to making the best burger your mouth has ever tasted.<p>The mention of fish sauce doesn't normally go over well with less experimental eaters from places other than Vietnam or Thailand. But if you want to taste what will surely be the …

Essential Shanghai Street Food: 14 Must-Eat Dishes

With a population of more than 24 million, Shanghai isn't just the biggest city in China, it's also the nation's street food epicenter. In part that's thanks to the area's compelling food culture—the city sits in the Yangtze River Delta where it meets the Yellow Sea, and the often sweet, oily …

Food & Dining

Soffritto: A Not-So-Secret Secret Ingredient

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Catherine Lamb shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Meet soffritto, the secret ingredient that's really</i> three</i> …

Gwyneth Paltrow Launches a Line of Healthy Takeout Foods, But You Can Make Her Best Recipes Yourself

Great news for Goop enthusiasts: Gwyneth Paltrow has teamed up with fitness guru Tracy Anderson and Maria Baum to create 3 Green Hearts, a …

7 DIY Vodka Infusions That'll Seriously Upgrade Your Homemade Cocktails

(Photo Credit: Foodie with Family)<p>Flavor-infused cocktails are <i>always</i> in order on a sweet summer night, and there's no better way to up your amateur bartending skills than with homemade vodka infusions.<p>Not only are the DIY versions healthier than their liquor-store counterparts -- see ya never, …

Teriyaki Time! 7 Teriyaki Recipes for Every Day of the Week

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>There are a million ways to marinate a cut of meat, glaze a piece of fish, or stir fry a hodgepodge of vegetables. But teriyaki …

How to Make Farinata: The Italian Chickpea Pancake

More<p>Pancakes<p>Serious Eats digs into pancakes around the world.<p>The first time I tried the Italian chickpea pancake known as <i>farinata</i>, I was completely stumped as to why anyone would want to eat such a thing. It was dense and dry and totally unpalatable. The second and third times I tried it, one of …

16 Seafood Recipes for Your Memorial Day Bash

Sure, Memorial Day may be a burgers and 'dogs kinda holiday, but that doesn't mean that seafood can't make a splash. Stock up on some fish-friendly wine or beer and throw some shrimp, whole fish, or even octopus on the grill—seafood makes an impressive main attraction that pairs beautifully with …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Light and Fluffy Pancakes

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>I've been asked many times whether the material in my book is 100% new, or whether it's just a collection of content from my existing articles. The answer is that it's a mix. Roughly 75% of it (and the pending …

Maryland-Style Memorial Day: 5 Delicious Dishes for Your Feast

Forget the tired hot dogs and corn on the cob this Memorial Day. Celebrate the unofficial start of summer with a Maryland-style seafood feast! Get the recipes below or watch the <b>video</b>.<p><b>1. Peel n' Eat Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce</b><p>Nothing says summer like Peel n' Eat Shrimp, and they're as easy …

The Ultimate Summer Cocktail Guide

Hot days call for cold cocktails (natch). So we've put together this handy guide to get you through the dog days of summer and beyond. Ready thy cocktail shakers.<p><b>White Sangria</b><p>Pitchers of this fruity wine cocktail will keep friends happy--and your white jeans stain-free. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Raspberry-Lime</b> …