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Chick-fil-A has an entire secret menu

Chick-fil-A has a secret, and it’s my pleasure to share: the chain has a whole host of secret menu items. Some are so good they’ve arguably become even more popular than the regular menu items, according to Hack the Menu.<p>There’s no “official” secret menu, but it seems the less complicated a special …

Real guacamole recipe

Check out the easy, authentic dip that the Hairy Bikers brought back from their Mexican travels. Serve with nachos.<p>Each serving provides 247kcal, 3g protein, 6g carbohydrate (of which 4g saturates), 22g fat (of which 5g saturates), 6g fibre and 0g salt.

Food

These Grain-Free Bagels Are Made With Sweet Potatoes — And They're Insanely Delicious

<i>Ali Maffucci is the queen of turning vegetables into crave-worthy treats. The founder of</i> <i>Inspiralized</i> <i>(and inventor of the megasuccessful</i> <i>Inspiralizer</i><i>)</i> …

Cream Cheese

10 best brandy cocktails to mix at home

<b>Forget vodka and gin, here are the most sophisticated and delicious brandy cocktails to shake up in your own home</b><p>It’s a quirk of history that, these days, people tend to think of cocktails as being made with gin, the whiskies and vodka. Everyone forgets about brandy. Or, if they don’t, they think …

This Simple Trick Will Tell You If Your Baking Powder Has Expired

I'm pretty sure I have baking powder lying around from when <i>Home Alone</i> was in theaters. I also have a canister or two that likely dates back to the …

Best Superfoods for Weight Loss

Superfoods build bones, prevent chronic diseases, improve your eyesight, and even keep your mind sharp. But did you know new evidence suggests these …

Nutrition

Rome Was Hit by a Rare Snowstorm, and the Photos Are Completely Beautiful

When in Rome, you're supposed to "do as the Romans do." And right now, that might mean partaking in an impromptu snowball fight. Meteorologists have dubbed a weather phenomenon hailing from Siberia as the "Beast From the East," and on Monday, Feb. 26, it hit Rome, causing schools and businesses to …

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

16 Traditional Cuban Foods to Try Before You Die

¡Qué delicioso!<p>February 20, 2018<p>The most important thing I ever learned from my Cuban Abuela is that food is powerful. The right dish can lighten …

How to Cook Ribs in the Oven for Meaty Satisfaction All Year Long

<b>1. Oven-Braised Short Ribs with Pasilla-Tomato Mole</b><br>Chef Hugo Ortega uses smoky pasilla chiles, tomatoes and spices to make a rich, tangy mole sauce …

Nigel Slater’s seafood with bacon recipes

Classic surf and turf – each flavour boosts the power of the other<p>I have always liked what cured meat does to seafood. The fish seems to appreciate the saltiness of the bacon, as if pining for the sea. This week, my local fishmonger had a rather handsome hake. Well, handsome compared to, say, a …

Food

Ginger-scallion magic sauce is 100 percent boss

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>This is my favorite dipping …

Where to Eat in New Orleans

Katrina once decimated the Crescent City‘s culinary scene. But now it has more restaurants than before the storm. Here are five to try on your next …

Cocktail of the week: 10 Greek Street’s port and rum negroni

A perfect excuse to use up the last of the Christmas leftovers

Rum

The Flavor Enhancer You Don’t Need to Tell Anyone About

When food obsessives announce that they have discovered a delicious new thing to eat, generally the first or second thing they’ll tell you is the secret ingredient or special technique that makes it possible. These bleats of discovery can be exciting, at least for those of us who thrill to the …

Seafood

13 Ways to Cook Jackfruit, the Glorious Meat Substitute That Tastes Just Like Pork

It’s one of the year’s most popular new food trends, and it’s popping up on menus all over the U.S. Introducing jackfruit, a tasty, nutritious meat …

Gordon Ramsay’s Favorite Place to Travel Is One You’ve Never Heard Of

Most people marvel at the percentage of their lives they spend sleeping. For Gordon Ramsay, it’s the incredible amount of time he spends sleeping on …

For the Silkiest Ice Cream, Add One Ingredient

Whether it’s vanilla or chocolate, pistachio or <b>preserved lemon</b>, most ice cream recipes fall into one of two categories: Philadelphia-style, which calls for dairy (usually cream and milk) and sugar, but no eggs. And custard- or French-style, which includes dairy, sugar, and eggs. Both have their …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …