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Tom Aikens’s macaroni cheese with basil and garlic

This traditional dish is the ultimate comfort food – quick and easy, with a twist for added indulgence<p>Macaroni cheese has been on the menu at Tom’s Kitchen ever since the first restaurant opened 10 years ago, and remains one of our most popular dishes. It makes a great mid-week meal, as it’s quick …

Top Chef

The 10 Best Meal-Prep and Freeze-Ahead Strategies on the Internet

Imagine having cheap, healthy, delicious meals stocked in your freezer or fridge right now. Nope, you don't need a personal chef for that. All it …

Crock-Pot Chicken and Dumplings

No matter your reason — too lazy, too tired, or too busy — a slow-cooker is a weeknight dinner savior. Mainly because you don't need to stand over …

Slow Cooker Coconut Beef Curry

Dice the onion and place it in the slow cooker with the vegetables, chopped tomatoes and light coconut milk.<p>Add the spices and mix gently.<p>Fry the …

15 Not-Too-Sweet Rum Cocktails

Rum doesn't get the most love in the cocktail world—too many people have been put off by sickly-sweet tiki drinks made with bottom-shelf versions of the sugarcane-based spirit. And that's a shame, because quality rums, whether a crisp white, a caramelly dark, or a near-dangerously strong naval …

Stainproof and packable Trailhead Adventure Pant launches on Kickstarter

Coalatree, the company that brought us the Kickstarter-funded Kachula adventure blanket, is back again with another must-have crowdfunding product: …

11 Slow-Cooker Meals You Can Prep and Freeze Ahead of Time

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Warm Up With This Slow Cooker Tarragon Chicken and Leek Recipe

When the weather is chilly or when you just don’t feel like whipping up dinner after a long day of work, this slow-cooker chicken recipe is a …

Vanilla-Bourbon Milkshakes with Spicy Chocolate-Dipped Pretzel Rods

For the pretzel rods: Place four 10-ounce glasses in the freezer and line a baking sheet with wax paper. In a short, very narrow glass or tumbler, …

Shaker & Spoon Cocktail Club, A Cocktail Ingredient Subscription Service With Convenient Home Delivery

Shaker and Spoon Cocktail Club is a unique subscription delivery service that offers all the ingredients for creating cocktails but lets the consumer …

20 Cheap and Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes You Need in Your Life

Utilizing your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to not only cook more at home, but also to stick to your budget. You can throw just about anything — from pantry staples to affordable cuts of meat — into a slow cooker and let it simmer for hours, and you'll get a hearty, flavorful meal that …

Why Is Slow Cooking Good For You?

Do you want tasty budget meals with least possible effort? Think slow cooking!<p>Image Credit: halfbakedharvest.com<p>Using a crockpot, or slow cooker to …

8 amazing apple cider cocktails you’re going to want to drink all autumn long

The weather’s getting cooler, which only means one thing — apple cider. Whether we drink it warm or cold, we like ours with a twist. And we found …

15 Homemade Pancakes That Will Make You Skip Diner Brunch

It may seem <i>totally</i> necessary to hit up brunch every Sunday, right when that mad pancake craving hits you like clockwork. But before you know it, you’ve had too many mimosas, your bill is up to $40 and somehow it’s 3PM and you’re wondering where the heck the day has gone. The simple solution to this …

5 Stovetop Steak Recipes for When It's Too Cold to Grill

There's no beating a juicy, charred steak that's been kissed by live fire on the grill. But when temperatures drop below freezing, the idea of …

21 Crock-Pot Dump Dinners For Winter

Don't let the name scare you.<p>• <b>24 Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock-Pot</b><p>• <b>21 Vegetarian Dump Dinners For The Slow Cooker</b>

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• Calories per serving 150<br>• Total fat per serving 9g<br>• Saturated fat per serving 6g<br>• Trans fat per serving 0g<br>• Cholesterol per serving 5mg<br>• Dietary fiber per …

Warm Up With This Chili Recipe From Houston's El Real Tex-Mex Cafe

Blizzard or not, it's chili season. Here now is a recipe from one of the best: Chef Bryan Caswell's classic Texas red Chili con Carne from El Real Tex-Mex Cafe in Houston, excerpted from one of our favorite books of 2015, <i>The Chili Cookbook</i> by Rob Walsh. There are innumerable recipes for regional …

Why 'Fallout 4' Will Never Be The New 'Skyrim'

A while back, I wrote a piece about the enduring appeal of <i>Skyrim</i>, a single player game with practically infinite replay value, where you could easily sink in hundreds of hours across multiple characters, and still want to go back for another visit, years later.<p>Now, Bethesda has come out with their …

BMW MINI Teams Up With HAX To Build A NYC Accelerator Focused On Connected Cities Of The Future

What will the city of the future look like? We’re starting to see new technologies capable of helping future urban populations share more resources, reduce costs and communicate in new ways and BMW’s MINI would like to be at the forefront of this movement.<p>That’s why MINI says it teamed up with HAX, …

Carsharing

The ultra-violent origins of gold

It seems supernovas aren’t enough. Nature has an even more extreme way of making heavy elements. And we may be on the point of observing the distortions of space-time caused in the process<p>As far as we can tell, the age of the universe is about 13.82bn years, and that of the solar system is about …

50 KitchenAid Recipes That Stand, Mix, and Deliver

Monkey bread, pretzels, easy cakes, and more ways to let the stand mixer do the work. Your arms deserve a break.<p>Did you order a KitchenAid stand mixer that’s perfectly color-coordinated with the rest of your appliances? That’s nice. (Same.) But now it’s time to get even more use out of it, with …

Dessert

How To Make A Vanilla Latte In A Slow Cooker, Because Yes, You Can

YUM.<p>Ordering a latte at a coffee shop usually means you get to enjoy just one latte, which is fine and all, but always disappears way too quickly. Whipping up a big batch in your slow cooker, however, <i>guarantees</i> as many lattes as your caffeinated body can handle. And not just any kind of latte, but …

Crispy Braised Chicken Thighs With Cabbage and Bacon Recipe

Some people have fallback recipes. The ones that they pull out again and again when they can't think of something new to make. I've got a couple of those, but I also have fallback techniques—basic blueprints for constructing a dish that can be infinitely variable depending on the specific …

Why You Should Make Winter Sangria

When it comes to winter wine cocktails, mulled wine is the obvious choice. But it’s definitely not the only option.<p>Sangria, though it's traditional …

Slow Cooker Spicy Mexican Pineapple Chicken {GF, DF}

<i>Only six key ingredients and a handful of spices required for this one pot low fuss slow cooker spicy Mexican pineapple chicken. The perfect balance</i> …

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Checkmate: Obama's Syrian Disaster

Sukhoi Su-25 fighters landing at Basel al-Assad air base in Latakia, September 2015<p>The Syrian Civil War is entering a third and potentially very dangerous phase in its continuing evolution. It began as a purely domestic crisis, became steadily internationalized as other countries intervened, and it …

Middle East