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Warming Up Your Car in the Cold Just Harms the Engine

The long-held notion that you should let your car idle in the cold is only true for carbureted engines.<p>In the thick of winter, the common wisdom is that when you are gearing up to take your truck out in the cold and snow, you should step outside, start up your engine, and let it idle to warm up. …

NYC Is Fried Chicken Paradise: 30 Examples To Try

Golden brown and crunchy on the outside, moist and flavorsome on the inside, fried chicken is America's greatest contribution to world gastronomy. And here in New York City it's available in a dizzying array of permutations. There's frying going on in hipster fast-casual joints, Taiwanese snack …

These Are The UNHEALTHIEST Foods On The Planet

“I’m on a health kick,” our friend Darlene said the other day over brunch. She proudly poured almond milk into her coffee, took a sip of OJ and bit …

Nutrition

Peanut Butter and Jelly Pie: What Dreams are Made Of

Any sort of nostalgic flavor makes for a killer pie, which is what makes this Peanut Butter and Jelly Pie so good.<p>To emulate the whole-wheat bread and graham crackers of my youth, I mix in some graham flour along with the usual all-purpose. The resulting crust is crisp and lightly nutty, and the …

Dessert

Happy National Peanut Butter Lovers Month! 30 Peanut Butter Recipes You'll Go Nuts For - One Green Planet

Americans will eat more than 65 million pounds of peanut butter in November. Why? Because November is Peanut Butter Lovers Month – a whole month to …

Dessert

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Books

Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Be careful not to overbake these cookies so that they'll have a chewy texture. If you like gooey chocolate chips, microwave the cookies for a few seconds.

Dessert

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies. Ever.

I know, everybody says that, but I really mean it. These are, these have to be, the best chocolate chip cookies, ever. Crispy around the edges, chewy …

Beet Juice Improves Exercise Performance Workout

Sports drinks are an acquired taste (not to mention they're filled with sugar). If you skip Gatorade during long workouts, we've got a better, healthier suggestion for you: beets. Drinking beet juice can apparently improve your fitness level and help you exercise harder, according to a new study …

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Sommelier Best in Class<p>There are only 249 Master Sommeliers in the world. One works here. Devon Broglie and team handpick our wine. When they love …

Flavors

2 food bloggers who have tried every New York City burger that matters say these are the 15 best

The food blog The Infatuation is well aware of this fact. It has sampled virtually every talked-about burger in New York City so you don't have to. We asked blog cofounders Andrew Steinthal and Chris Stang (both music-industry execs who moonlight as food writers) to narrow the burger playing field …

You have to try these 11 absurdly good foods next time you're in NYC

It's hard to figure out where to eat when you're in a new city — especially in New York, which is full of restaurants and food trucks.<p>But there's one unlikely place where the most unique and bizarre food samplings in any city can be found: Instagram. It's the perfect platform for figuring out where …

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner: How to Grill Juicy, Tender Chicken Breasts in 4 Simple Steps

Tired of your boneless skinless chicken breasts coming off the grill dry, tough and chewy? You're not alone! Grilled chicken is hard to get right, even for restaurants. Fortunately, there's a solution. Follow these four simple steps, and your chicken will come out perfectly tender and juicy every …

The Real Little Italy and Best Restaurants Are in the Bronx

If you've been to Little Italy in Manhattan and were disappointed by the tourist-trap atmosphere and the forgettable food, it's because you went to the wrong place.<p>The real Little Italy is a vibrant neighborhood in the Bronx called Belmont, half a mile from the Bronx Zoo and Botanical Gardens. …

How to make a great chocolate-chip cookie

Love a great chocolate-chip cookie? Whether you're more of a crisp and crumbly kind of fan, or you prefer yours soft and chewy, this kind of love requires only one thing: a sweet tooth. Oh, and plenty of chocolate.<p>Ever wonder who invented the chocolate-chip cookie? Of course you have.<p>The cookie was …

Dessert

What YOU should be eating for breakfast to start the day off right

Grapefruit to feel awake, salmon for memory and peanut butter for fullness: What YOU should be eating for breakfast to start the day off right<p><b>A good</b> …

Nutrition

Game of Thrones explores the horror of an honest character

<i>This post assumes you've seen the latest episode of Game of Thrones.</i><p>Just in case you were wondering if the Sansa storyline for this season couldn't get any lazier or uglier, this episode we learn she spends her days locked in a room and her evenings sexually abused by Ramsay.<p>Well, that's certainly …

8 mouth-watering grill recipes to fire up your summer parties

Grab your spatula and fire up the grill — summer is here.<p>But this year, don't just settle just for hamburgers and hot dogs like the basics of the …

What Meat? This Salad Will Steal the Show at Your Next Barbecue

When editor in chief Adam Rapoport throws a barbecue, it's the salad—not the meat—that has people going back for seconds and thirds.<p>Last summer, when my wife left town on a work trip, I decided to throw a backyard barbecue, complete with a roaring charcoal grill and bone-in rib eyes as thick as …

Food

Healthy French Toast? OH YEAH

2 cups almond milk<br>1 tsp sea salt<br>1 tsp nutmeg<br>2 tsp cinnamon<br>2 tsp vanilla extract<br>2 cups kefir<br>4 sprouted whole-grain English muffins, halved<br>2 bananas, sliced<br>4 Tbsp shredded coconut<br>8 tsp maple syrup<p><b>1.</b> Preheat oven to 350F. In a bowl, whisk together almond milk, sea salt, nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla …

7 Healthy Pancakes to Make for National Pancake Day

From delicious, fruit-packed pancakes to savory mini-pancakes, here are seven healthy recipes to make in celebration of National Pancake Day.<p>From …

'Spring Forward' With These 12 Quick Brunch Recipes

These 12 quick brunch recipes are perfect to make when you've lost an hour of sleep (thanks Daylight Savings!).<p>For those of us who like sleep (that is, everyone) it's the most dreaded morning of the year: The day we "spring forward" into Daylight Savings Time. The bad news: We've lost an hour. The …

Breakfast

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Memorial Day BBQ: Seven things you can grill that aren't meat

I was going to start this article by consoling all vegetarians and vegans, reminding them they don’t need to feel sorry if attending a BBQ on Memorial Day. This is my first mistake: they don’t need consoling. My second mistake: not addressing meat eaters here.<p>Yes, of course carnivores like you …

Cooking

Why Season 5 Of 'Game Of Thrones' Is The Most Important Yet For HBO

<i>Game of Thrones’</i> fifth season airs tonight. It marks the first time the HBO show has really stepped out beyond George R.R. Martin’s first three books in the <i>Song of Ice and Fire</i> fantasy series.<p>That’s important in a lot of ways. Perhaps most crucially, the first three entries in <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> …

TV Series

Your ultimate 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 cheat sheet

With Season 5 of "Game of Thrones" starting Sunday, we've created a GIF-filled refresher course on who did what to whom, where and sometimes why. Plus, photo clues and a video recap.<p>Unless you've pledged allegiance to the Night's Watch and been stuck on the Wall waiting for White Walkers, you've …

TV Series