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Make This Simple Miso Marinade for All of Your Meaty Needs

The more I use miso, the more I become convinced that other flavoring agents are simply not needed. Not only does it render soups, dips, and desserts …

Great Grandma Johns' Pasties Recipe

"This recipe originated in Cornwall England, and was adapted by my Great Grandmother Johns. It was originally made for the coal miners and wrapped in …

In the Morning

Infographic: 10 obscure alcoholic drinks worth trying

Hasn’t anyone ever told you that one of the keys to happiness is trying new things? Well, that theory also holds when it comes to booze. Sure we all …

Alcohol

Slow-Cooker Chinese Spareribs

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 racks spareribs, trimmed (about 4 pounds)<br>• 1/4 cup coarsely chopped peeled ginger<br>• 6 garlic cloves<br>• 1/2 cup hoisin sauce<br>• 1/2 cup honey<br>• 1/4 cup soy sauce<br>• 1 tablespoon molasses<br>• 1 tablespoon Chinese chile-garlic sauce, sambal oelek or other Asian chile sauce<br>• 1/2 cup water<p><b>Preparation</b><p>Grace Parisi<p>1. On …

Taste of New York: How to Recreate a Menu Favorite from Eleven Madison Park

Sample the best of New York from one of the city's most iconic restaurants.<p><i>For some, exploring a new city means tasting every gelato, croissant, taco, or dumpling, and travel plans are made around restaurant reservations. But when jetting out of town isn’t an option, we're here to bring you dishes</i> …

The Cocktail Shaker Workout: 6 Exercises to Make You a Better Bartender

Properly shaking up a cocktail requires serious muscles. So we consulted a fitness expert and personal trainer to give us the ideal workout for toning up those arms. (We're serious.)<p>Let's be honest: It's pretty challenging to properly mix cocktails without looking like a total spaz. Not to mention,</b> …

Workouts

The Classic French Dish That's Perfect for Snowy Days

In the south of France is the historical Languedoc region, home to vineyards, rolling mountains dotted with cliffs (and sheep), and one of the most comforting dishes in the world.<p>A cassoulet, traditionally made with white beans and some sort of sausage, is covered and cooked <i>slowly</i> so that all of …

Recipes

How to Make Incredible Brussels Sprouts

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Move Over, Classic Mashed Potatoes: These Are the Spuds We Really Want on Thanksgiving

We love 'em, but it's time to make some room on the table for these unconventional new classics.<p><i>The most celebrated meal of the year shouldn't also be the most nerve-racking. Prepare to be prepared with updated classics, no-bake desserts, and more in our Thanksgiving 2015 guide.</i><p>We love 'em, but …

Cooking

Why Red Wine Gives You A Headache (And What To Do About It)

Why do I feel like I already have a hangover the same night that I've been drinking? All I had was two glasses of red wine. With dinner. What gives? Why do some people sometimes get headaches from drinking red wine?<p>Why do I feel like I already have a hangover the same night that I've been drinking? …

Headaches

Brussels Sprout Recipes To Bookmark Right Now

You don't want to miss out on these dishes.<p>Brussels sprouts have endured a bad reputation, and it’s not entirely undeserved. When boiled, which they so often have been in the past, they taste wretched, and smell even worse. (To be honest, they smell like farts.) But when roasted, sautéed or even …

Recipes

Sean Telo's Secret Weapon

Chef Sean Telo of Brooklyn's Extra Fancy grew up cooking alongside his grandmother in New Bedford, Massachusetts, a Portuguese hub in New England. In …

An Easy, Excellent & Reliable Biscuit Recipe

Biscuits are, to me, one of the best gifts that the world has bestowed upon home cooks. Once you get the hang of the technique, it's so easy to riff on a basic recipe to satisfy your mood. Add cinnamon and sugar: Dessert! Toss in some cheese and bacon: Breakfast!<p>The real beauty of a biscuit recipe …

Recipes

A Little Spice Makes Everything Nice: 16 Cozy Cinnamon Recipes

Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon? From braises to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.<p><b>Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon?</b> From burgers to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.

Recipes

When to Use a Food Processor, Blender, Immersion Blender, or Stand Mixer (and When Not To!)

When is it best to use a food processor? A blender? An immersion blender? We've got you covered.<p>Of all the appliances we stock our kitchen with, the blender, immersion blender, and the food processor are among the most useful. At first blush, they seem to perform similar tasks—and could even be …

Domestic Technology

Long Weekends Like a Local: Packing List

Adventure<p>Camping is one of the best and easiest escapes into nature, away from the chores of daily life. The more nights this summer you can spend staring at a campfire and sleeping under a canopy of stars, the better, even if you stay close to home. Here are ten ways to make it more fun and happen …

Men's shorts: six different looks – in pictures

It’s warming up so stay stylishly cool in this season’s longer-length city shorts.<br>Give them a sporty edge and team with a graphic sweatshirt or classic canvas bomber and T-shirt combo. To keep the look fresh, opt for monochrome loafers or trainers – and leave your socks at home.

Pappy v. Fireball: Two Hot Whiskeys With Wildly Different Followings

Ask a stranger about his or her whiskey preferences, and expect to hear about one of two extremes. There’s Pappy Van Winkle—ultra-rare, outrageously overpriced on the secondary market, and with a legion of zealots flying its flag. Then there’s Fireball—a cheap shot readily available for whoever …

What the Happiest People Know for Sure

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

The Food Lab: How to Make Foolproof Béarnaise Sauce

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>For my money, the very best classic steak sauce you can make at home, a sauce that will wow your guests with its flavor and elegance, and—most importantly—a sauce that can be made start to finish in under …

The Cult-Favorite Wood-Fired Grills Taking the Restaurant World by Storm

There are normal grills, and there are grills made by Grillworks.<p>The grill looked like a burned match. <b>Ben Eisendrath</b>, president of the manufacturer <b>Grillworks</b>, was astounded. The Argentinian-style wood-burning grill was top of the line, yet it had only taken chef <b>Dan Barber</b> and his team at Blue Hill …

How to Make Our Best-Ever Chicken Noodle Soup

Our double-dark chicken noodle soup begins with a deeply flavored stock made from chicken wings.<p>Nothing channels "warm and cozy" like a bowl of chicken noodle soup. And although we're not going to allege that our version is better than your grandma's, <b>digital food editor Dawn Perry</b> has some tips and …

Cooking

How to Keep Going After the Cleanse Ends + Day 12 Menu

We’re nearing the finish line to the Food Lover's Cleanse<p>We’re nearing the finish line to your virtuous cleanse experience. It’s a good time to start thinking about how one might extend aspects of the Food Lovers Cleanse in the coming weeks and months, and why you might want to. By this time, …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

Your Beer Bucket List: 20 Must-Try Styles

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>For the first two years of my beer drinking career, every glass I held looked more or less the same: copperish liquid with a fluffy white head. This was the color of my comfort zone. If a beer label said "amber" or …