Melissa Alexander

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Video: The Spice Rub You Can Use on Anything

If you thought rubs were just for meat or fish, you thought wrong.<p>If you thought rubs were just for meat or fish, you thought wrong. Tim Love uses …

Trending: 5 Ways to Try Poke Across the U.S.

Poke, the raw fish dish pronounced "po-kay" that is the hallmark of Hawaiian cuisine, typically stars yellowfin tuna -- although less common, salmon gets the spotlight too -- marinated in soy sauce. But devouring it doesn't require a trip to Oahu; chefs across the U.S. are realizing the power of …

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7 Ridiculously Over-the-Top Mug Cakes

Thanks to F&W's mad genius tipster Justin Chapple and Top Chef winner Kristen Kish, a super-delicious mug cake can easily be whipped up in no time …

TT Culinary Institute: Jerk Chicken

On hot summer afternoons, it's not unusual to smell a whiff of smoke in the air wafting from a backyard barbecue. But if you get a billow of smoke …

The Science of Melting Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Have you ever gotten all excited to make a grilled cheese and then...your cheese just doesn't melt? Or maybe it breaks, separating into a tough, stringy mass surrounded by a pool of oil? Yup, it's a crappy feeling. …

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The Best Restaurant Desserts of 2015

The best desserts we've eaten in 2015.<p><i>While searching for the nation's Best New Restaurants, we stumbled upon a few standout dishes worthy of their own awards. In the weeks leading up to the release of the Hot 10 Best New Restaurants of 2015 (hold onto your hats until August 18), we'll be sharing a</i> …

Build The Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich

Because you deserve better than the drive-thru<p>The breakfast sandwich is not inherently a bad thing. Stacking eggs, meat, and cheese between two slices of bread isn’t just delicious, it’s efficient, too (no silverware to clean!). But as more and more fast food joints have added breakfast to their …

Why Sea Bass Is a Great Fish for Getting Fancy

<i>Header image: Whole Grilled Bass with Olives, Onion, and Artichoke from CHOW</i>There are a few types of fish that are true “chef-y” fish. When you spot …

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11 Pasta Sauces That Hold the Tomatoes

<i>Header image: Basic Garlicky Spaghetti from CHOW</i>Dear marinara,We promise there's nothing wrong with you. You're there for us when we need you most: …

Tour Chip and Joanna Gaines' Farmhouse Like You've Never Seen It Before

Because getting glimpses of it on HGTV's Fixer Upper isn't enough.<p>If you love Chip and Joanna Gaines as much as we do, seeing glimpses of their stunning farmhouse on HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i>, has most likely left you wanting more. Their 1,700-square-foot Victorian home sits on 40 beautiful acres in …

Fit for Royalty: Distinct Luxury Interior Design in London

Luxury interior design is the defining trait of this bewildering residence located in London, England. Portraying a posh atmosphere, the stylish …

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High amongst the tree tops is this calm oasis. Earthy, natural tones and textures create a peaceful setting for this contemporary home with interiors …

50 Gold Coffee Tables that Add Sparkle to Your Home

Your coffee table choice can make or break the look of your living room. Serving you in more ways than one, it needs to hold your drinks, those …

Outbuilding of the Week: A 190-Square-Foot Writer’s Studio in Maine

It is certainly possible to write a great novel while sitting in a tiny writer’s studio in Maine, looking out a window that overlooks a landscape of …

See The World Through The Eyes of Animals With This RAW Processing Software

If you’ve ever dreamed of seeing the world through the eyes of a wild animal or insect, then you happen to be in luck. A team led by scientist Jolyon …