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Have You Tried the Best Bourbon in the World Yet?

At the World Whiskies Awards, held in London on March 22 this year, a new Best Bourbon in the World was crowned. That bourbon? It’s one you may …

Make Bacon Butter and Put It On Everything 

Bacon grease and butter are glorious cooking fats. They’re reasonable priced (one comes free with bacon), deeply flavorful, and both promote a good …

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy

Music has long been tied to deep emotion in all living beings--including happiness.<p>For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that …

It’s true: Chicken tenders are perfect, and delicious.

By Bonnie S. Benwick<p>Bonnie S. Benwick<p>Deputy Food editor and recipe editor<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Here’s one thing a lot of restaurant chefs have in common with a lot of kids, and we’re not talking about the wunderkinder who compete on junior cooking shows: They love good, crispy, crunchy chicken …

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Under pressure, Silicon Valley workers turn to LSD microdosing

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

This is how your brain deals with language while on LSD

Researchers in the United Kingdom now have a better understanding of how the psychedelic drug LSD, also known as acid, affects how the brain …

Sneaky Chef: Breakfast Ice Cream Beats Cold Cereal Any Day! - Chowhound

I adore ice cream – in fact, I could eat it every day – for breakfast, lunch and dinner! Wait….ice cream for breakfast? Has The Sneaky Chef - known …

20 Ways to Use Your Cast Iron Skillet on the Grill

No kitchen is complete without a cast iron skillet, and that's especially true if you also own a grill. You can adapt just about any stovetop cast …

16 Boozy Shakes and Sundaes to Celebrate National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day tends to take an alcoholic turn once you reach adulthood. You were first introduced to boozy ice cream by way of wine ice cream recipes and have been experimenting with making your own brown sugar bourbon ice cream ever since. That means it’s time to take things up a notch …

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5 Thought Experiments That Will Melt Your Brain

<i>Some science is too big, dangerous, or weird to happen in a lab.</i><p>By Evan Dashevsky<p>Albert Einstein famously made use of “thought experiments” (i.e. …

Genius, 5-Ingredient Fried Chicken—Without the Frying

Judy Hesser doesn’t mince words. “I used to pan-fry chicken, but it's a pain in the neck to clean up all that grease.”<p>She’s right! So she doesn’t do it anymore—because decades ago, Judy (you might know her as Amanda’s mom) learned a better way, though it came without measurements, through word of …

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How to Download Free Books, Movies, and Music This Summer

What could be better than free fun in the sun?<p>Want your summer vacation entertainment for next to nothing? Many libraries have agreements with …

Peanut Butter French Toast

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1/2 cup milk<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1/4 cup peanut butter<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• 1 tablespoon butter<br>• 2 slices bread<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. In a large bowl, whisk together the milk, eggs, peanut butter, vanilla and cinnamon until well blended.<p>2. In a frying pan or on a griddle, melt …

21 Tricks to Lose Weight While Sitting Down

We've all heard the negative consequences of a sedentary lifestyle (and if you haven't, they include obesity, type II diabetes, cardiovascular …

We Tried the Weirdest New Beers Out There—and We Mean Weird

From dung-smoked whale testicles—stay with us—to chocolate oyster stouts, experimental beers are having a moment.<p>From dung-smoked whale testicles—stay with us—to chocolate oyster stouts, experimental beers are having a moment. It might be a marketing moment. But nevertheless, a moment so important …

7 Surprising Ways to Bake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

You can’t go wrong with a classic chocolate chip cookie, what with its nostalgic flavor, chewy-crisp texture and iconic look. But why not upgrade …

Why Chicken Wings Are the Super Bowl’s Real MVP

The chicken wing is king when it comes to Super Bowl grub. The snack, in all its flavors and varieties, dominates the first Sunday of February. This year, Americans are expected to eat <b>1.3 billion wings on game day</b>, according to the National Chicken Council, a trade association for the United States …

Video: One Steak to Feed Them All

There's a better way to cook steak for a crowd.<p><i>We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking</i> …

How to Make Your Own Cheese Puffs

Fluffy, golden cheese puffs make the perfect afternoon snack or pre-dinner bite—plus they're super-easy to make.<p>From star chef Daniel Boulud's …

The Food Lab: Building a Better Egg McMuffin

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>It was only a few short months ago that McDonald's announced that it would be serving breakfast all day, a fact that will give me and my ilk an excuse to nurse hangovers with steamed egg patties and crumbly biscuits well into …

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6 surprising foods you can take to the next level with a waffle iron

Think your waffle iron is just for breakfast waffles? Think again! After experimenting with the gadget at home, I realized that it could can transform classic comfort foods into awesome new snacks. Here are six surprising foods that you can waffle.<p><b>1. Tater Tots</b><p>Every kid’s favorite, they're …

Screw Those $300 Standing Desks. This Cardboard One Is $25

Is sitting at a computer all day making you fat, but standing desks are too expensive? The Hootsuite CEO’s nifty new side project could save your spine and slim your belly. Oristand is a $25 standing desk made of cardboard. Just unfold the contraption, stick it atop your normal desk, and you can …

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How To Instantly Age Cheap Bourbon To Make It Taste Expensive

It just takes four ingredients.<p>Want to bring a bottle of fancy bourbon to your next dinner party, but only have enough in your budget for the cheap stuff?<p>The chefs at America's Test Kitchen discovered the best solution -- age it yourself, instantly.<p>In their new book, "Kitchen Hacks: How Clever …

33 Newer Pop Punk And Emo Albums You Definitely Need To Check Out

There's so much good new stuff out there!

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Out of Control Salted Caramel Cinnamon Rolls

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, takes classic cinnamon rolls up a notch with whiskey salted caramel.</i><p>I was at the airport early last weekend. I was headed to Florida for a wedding and I was hungry and in need of caffeine. Despite the recent arrival of …

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The Brownie Chocolate Chip Cookie Hybrid Is All That's Right

Life is good.<p>This world is made up of two kinds of people: those who choose chocolate chip cookies and those who opt for brownies (everyone else can go home). When you pledge allegiance to one of the two great and simple desserts, it's hard to go astray. No matter how good a chocolate chip cookie …

10 Bourbon Cocktails Every Man Should Know How to Make

No whiskey sours here.

16 Trader Joe's Foods You Need To Discover (And Then Hoard)

Did someone say pudding?<p>You're already going to Trader Joe's for the cookie butter, and most of us swear by Two Buck Chuck (which is now actually $3 at most locations).<p>But there are many, <i>many</i> Trader Joe's finds that you're not paying enough attention to ... unless you're a brilliant shopper, that …

10 Fun Foods for Football Season

Football fans, rejoice! Your time has come. Make your house the season's headquarters with these delicious game-day recipes.<p>Football fans, rejoice! Your time has come. Make your house the season's headquarters with these delicious game-day recipes.<p><b>1. Grilled Buffalo Wings with Seasoned Buffalo Sauce</b><p>…

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Breakfast potato boats stuffed with cheesy eggs — your morning just got so good!

Finally, you have a really good reason not to sleep in: these breakfast potato boats are the best breakfast invention since make-ahead bacon waffles. How could you go wrong when pairing tender baked potatoes with cheesy scrambled eggs? And when you set up a breakfast buffet to let everyone top …