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10 Essential Kimchi Dishes

Kimchi has had something of a moment lately, as culinary border-hoppers and microbial enthusiasts alike have celebrated the fact that the stuff is …

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

SO - I am turning 50 this December and it is my plan to see the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular in NYC. I would be ha...<p>I have not been to Mexico …

Could This Be the Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich?

When you put spinach and artichoke dip between bread, beautiful things happen<p>How most men make a grilled cheese sandwich: Slap a few slices of cheese on buttered bread and flip the sandwich in a hot pan.<p>How you will make a grilled cheese after having your eyes opened by the following recipe: Whip …

Quiz: Are You a Coffee Snob?

How far will you go for your love of coffee?<p>Coffee culture has infiltrated almost corner of America. This is either the culmination of your …

Recipe: Maine Lobster Flatbread

I've always been a fan of the Boston lobster roll and lobster continues to find its way into unique and unexpected dishes from coast to coast. If you're a fan of the buttery crustacean, chances are you've enjoyed it in various pastas and sandwiches or in the form of lobster mac n' cheese, lobster …

How to Make Homemade Mallomars

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stop hoarding your Mallomars. Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provincial is showing us how to make New York's rarest cookie, whenever and</i> …

97 Brunch Recipes to Make This Weekend

At-home brunch means no waiting in line, plus: eating in pajamas! These leisurely homemade brunch ideas will help you do it up in style.<p><b>An at-home brunch means no waiting in line</b>, as many mimosas as your heart desires, and, best of all, eating in your pajamas. These recipes will help you tackle a …

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<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>Update 10/19: Beyond Earth is releasing later this Friday. Deal listed below has now expired. Best current deal as of writing is $40.99 at DLGamer after using coupon DLG-UNIHNPA<p>The next big Sid Meier’s Civilization title launches on October 24th for …

Beating 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' Reveals The Sad Truths Of Celebrity Life

My time with Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is drawing to an end, as the game slowly starts to slide down the app chats. When I began, it was the #1 free app on Apple’s iOS, but now it’s #11, reflecting the short attention span of the average app consumer.<p>But before I never click that animated tile …

If You Thaw Your Steaks Before Cooking, You're Doing It Wrong

You're in the mood for steak and have some choice cuts in the freezer -- what's your first step?<p>If you answered "thaw the steaks," prepare to have your mind <i>and</i> palate blown, because you've been doing it wrong according to Dan Souza, Senior Editor of Cook's Illustrated.<p>In this video above from …

Our 10 Favorite Beers to Celebrate IPA Day

Raise a glass! Today is IPA Day, and never has there been more reason to celebrate the India Pale Ale. After all, America is obsessed.<p>The IPA’s origin in the 1800s is the subject of heated debate, but today the beer encompasses more subcategories than one should try in a single sitting. With more …

Combat the Mid-Week Cooking Slump with these Easy Dinner Ideas

These easy weeknight dinners, including pastas and frittatas, come together with minimal effort.<p>We here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> love to cook—that's a given. But even we've got to admit: There's always one or two days a week when we just don't feel like dirtying an army of pots and pans. You <i>could</i> pick up the …

The 9 Best Raft Trips In The Lower 48

There’s only one… Photo: National Park Service<p><b>As skiers and snowboarders say goodbye to another ski season</b> and start counting the days until next …

The 4 Rules of Cast-Iron Cooking

Harness the power of the ultimate piece of kitchen hardware<p>The more you cook, the more you realize that the best kitchen tools are often the simplest. One sharp chef’s knife is far more valuable than a 62-piece knife set. One big stainless-steel bowl will do more for you than the latest plastic …

Salted Nutella Syrup Will Instantly Upgrade Your Life

The world has just become a better place and it's all thanks to food blogger The Faux Martha and her recipe for <b>SALTED NUTELLA SYRUP</b>. If you thought salted caramel was good, imagine that savory-sweet combination happening with the flavors of <i>Nutella</i>. Nutella, which is absolute perfection already -- …

Spectacular Bloody Marys from a Star Chef

Chef Gavin Kaysen's restaurant opens later this year. Here, he shares his outrageously delicious tomato water Bloody Mary recipe.<p>Chef Gavin Kaysen's …

Captain Ahab's Revenge: Brewing Beer From An Ancient Whale Bone

What happens when an amateur paleontologist with a love for beer teams up with a microbiologist? Bone beer, or beer made from yeast scraped from a 35-million-year-old whale fossil, to be precise.<p>The new brew, dubbed Bone Dusters Paleo Ale, is a concoction created by amateur fossil hunter Jason …

How to Cook Pork Belly at Home

<i>Each week this summer on Food52, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: Cara explores the endless possibilities of pork belly.</i> …