Jean Elam

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This Is How You Reach Guacamole Nirvana

You might as well make a double batch now—you'll definitely need it.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is senior food editor Rick</i> …

Flavors

Common Mistakes That Turn Healthy Foods Into Bad Choices

It’s confusing out there. One minute, you’re the pinnacle of health; the next, you're unknowingly committing a diet don't! Read on to discover five …

Balsamic Vinegar

Journal temporarily removes editorial claiming you can't 'outrun' obesity

A widely-publicized <i>British Journal of Sports Medicine</i> editorial claiming that exercise alone cannot induce significant weight loss without dietary …

Are Emotional and Behavioral Nurturing the Keys to Long-Term Weight Loss and Wellness?

Are emotional and behavioral nurturing the keys to long-term weight loss and wellness?<p>When it comes to losing weight, many people think they can …

Weight Loss

The First Self-Driving Truck Takes To The Streets Of Nevada

But can it fight the Decepticons?<p>Last night at the Hoover Dam, the first licensed self-driving truck was unveiled to the world, begging the question: are there Autobots among us?<p>Not quite, though the Freightliner Inspiration does aspire to transform the trucking industry. The new truck is able to …

Mindfulness

The 10 Biggest Food Lies That Are Keeping Us Fat and Sick

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Diabetes

Why Microgreens Should Be Part of Your Daily Superfood Diet

You may have dismissed the increasing prevalence of microgreens as some kind of trendy fad found mostly at fancy restaurants and upscale groceries …

Gardening

Detechter

Inspiration

10 Superfoods Healthier Than Kale

In the world of marketing, image is everything. If you're James Franco or Roger Federer or Taylor Swift, your name and face can be used to sell anything from phones to watches to perfume -- even if you're not necessarily famous for the your tech-savvy, your promptness, or the way you smell.<p>In the …

Nutrition

Collard Green Wraps Recipe | Fresh Tastes Blog

I have a bit of an obsession with Chef Vivian Howard from A Chef’s Life. It’s, hands down, my favorite show on television right now. Every single …

Kelly Caiazzo on Twitter: "Latkes, tempeh strips, sunflower micro greens, Apple sauce and cashew sour cream. #dinner #vegan http://t.co/j4ctgWOMDs"

Foods To Avoid And Foods To Eat When Dieting

<b>vegetable juice</b><i>Thinkstock</i><p><b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> – With the snow finally melted and the weather now pleasant for the first time in months, there’s no …

Nutrition
Fruit

Growing pea shoots, step by step

One of the easiest plants to grow inside are pea shoots, which are really just the first stage of growth of the pea plant. You won't get the sweet …

5 Best Wines Under $10

Great wine doesn't have to be expensive. Our top picks priced at $10 or less are perfect for wine lovers on a budget -- or those who just love a good deal. From California Cabernet Sauvignon to an aromatic white wine from Portugal, these bottles are rich in flavor yet low in cost, so you can spend …

Flavors

King prawn, noodle and lemongrass broth recipe

This Thai soup from The Detox Kitchen - bursting with selenium, tryptophan, and potassium - is ideal for cleansing your system<p>This version of the classic noodle soup uses Thai flavours – ginger, coriander and lemongrass – to create a really fresh, fragrant, cleansing broth. If you can’t find brown …

Bulletproof Coffee: The Buttery Caffeine of Champions

Forget cream and sugar. Add butter to your morning brew to kickstart your day and feel invincible when you ride.<p>In his new book, <i>The Bulletproof Diet</i>, author and cyclist Dave Asprey says, "When you mix coffee with the right fats, you get a drink that stomps on hunger, and helps you lose weight, …

Coffee

Making Your Own Mustard Is Easier Than You Think

If you've never thought to make your own mustard, now is the time. Spring is here. Summer barbecues filled with hot dogs and hamburgers are on the horizon. In other words, you'll be needing a lot of mustard soon. Making mustard from scratch is easier than it sounds, and it's well worth your …

Mustard

A Guide To The Different Kinds Of Miso, And How To Use Them

If you aren't already cooking with miso, it's time to fix the error of your ways. Miso can bring awesome umami qualities to everything from salad dressing to roasted vegetables. It's good for a lot more than just miso soup. Once you're ready to start using miso in just about everything, you have to …

Cooking

18 Ways to Use Matzo for More Than Soup

Whether you’re using matzo out of necessity or not, it’s a delicious ingredient to use in all types of meals from breakfast to lunch to dessert. And with this many tasty recipes to choose from — 18 to be exact — you won’t want to reserve the bread’s consumption to just Passover alone. Matzo …

Dessert

Guilt-Free Doughnuts: Baked Pączki With Plum Butter

You've heard of Fat Tuesday, or Mardi Gras, but do you know about Fat Thursday? In Poland, it's a special day dedicated to eating sweets forbidden during Lent, especially doughnut-like <i>pączki</i> (pronounced "paunch-ki"). There are many recipe variations, but my personal favorite, courtesy of my …

Red Curry with Shrimp, Zucchini, and Carrot Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 (14 ounce) can coconut milk4 tablespoons red curry paste2 small zucchini, cut into 1-inch cubes (about 3 cups)2 small …

America's 10 Best Brewery Tours

<i>By Tom White for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>This St. Patrick's Day, the focus might be on the quantity of beer imbibed versus the quality. But with upward of 3,000 craft breweries now brewing in the U.S., there's no shortage of places to go to get a behind-the-scenes look and sample something special, …

Beer

The 21 Best Fried Chicken Spots in America

<i>By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers</i><p>Fried chicken just might be the world's most versatile food. It makes just as much sense at the dinner table or in your car or at breakfast with waffles, as it does at 3 a.m. out of the fridge or during the seventh-inning stretch of an intramural, co-ed softball …

Fried Chicken

All About Pressure Cookers

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Give fast food a try -- pressure cooker expert and author of Cooking Under Pressure, Lorna Sass, walks us through this magical, misunderstood …

19 Awesome Craft Beer Destinations for Super Bowl Weekend

Once, craft beer and sports bars were mutually exclusive. But, with the aggressive expansion of this country's craft beer scene, microwbrews are taking over taps once owned by macro beers, while dedicated craft beer bars continue to spread. Now, pondering complex beer while taking in the game isn’t …

Televisions