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This Is the Most Popular Whole30 Recipe on Pinterest

The whole idea behind the Whole30 program is that a person can reset their eating habits by eliminating potential "trigger foods" for 30 days, then …

Cooking

How To Make Ragu, According To Three Real Italian Nonnas

Things get heated when it comes to incorporating garlic and red wine.<p>Long before ragù was a ubiquitous brand of spaghetti sauce in a jar, it was ―and is ― the basis for untold volumes of Italian goodness, from tagliatelle al ragù to lasagna to gnocchi to supplì, deep-fried rice balls stuffed with …

Italian Food

20 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Cooking

Canada’s 100 Best reveals top restaurants for 2018, and this Toronto spot is no. 1

Alo, a renowned modern French restaurant in Toronto, has taken top honours once again in Canada’s 100 Best annual ranking. The fine-dining spot was …

Anti-inflammatory diet may guard against cancer

<i>Leslie Beck, a Toronto-based private practice dietitian, is Director of Food and Nutrition at Medcan.</i><p>It’s increasingly recognized that chronic inflammation is a major contributor to illnesses including heart disease, type 2 diabetes, certain cancers, asthma, arthritis, depression and Alzheimer’s …

Recipe: Onion Bialys’ big taste and comfort one-ups bagels

It’s unfortunate that the bialy has not achieved the same status as the bagel. The crusty chewy rolls one-up bagels with a modest filling of …

Recipes

How to Make Cinnamon Buns in 5 Easy Steps

This is my great-aunt’s method, which is so easy that even kids can help! When I was young, it was always my job to grease the pan with butter before …

Dessert

Your Tuna Sandwich Has Been Waiting Its Whole Life For Green Goddess Dressing

You're a goddess, so eat like one.<p>I've never loved tuna sandwiches because all tuna, even really expensive tuna, is dry AF. But it’s a good source of protein that can be truly delicious as long as you use it right. For this tuna sandwich recipe, I decided to add a Green Goddess dressing that you …

Castelvetrano Olives Are the Best Olives, Hands Down

By Alex Delany<p>These olives appeal just as much to the olive hater as they do to the olive enthusiast. If you don't already know, get yourself involved.<p>I used to not like olives. No…that’s not true. I used to <i>despise</i> olives. There was a formative experience, early in my childhood, where I encountered …

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

Pinterest is a treasure trove of delicious recipes, including everything from basic dinner meals to specialty desserts, drinks and snacks. It’s easy …

Instant Pot Mushroom Stroganoff with Vodka

If you have an Instant Pot, please make this. Please. Pasta fans especially, this one is for you. It is an Instant Pot Mushroom Stroganoff. And, as …

Cooking

The Secret Technique to Making the Best Sandwiches on Earth

If you ask me, sandwich-making is a true lifeskill. It can brighten up a desk lunch, make friends, maybe even win over enemies. But when was the last …

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a tin of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These …

NYC’s Top Restaurants of 2017

For those who look to new restaurants for accessible creativity and nourishment, for intellectual inspiration on par with independent movies or music, or for a temporary respite from a country that increasingly feels like it’s run by (and for) a class of wealthy white men, here’s some advice: Pray …

Dining Rooms

On the Road: Las Vegas Restaurants

Las Vegas knows how to go big, both in the casino and on the plate. Sin City is packed with excellent food, at four-star restaurants inside top-tier …

The 18 Essential Bologna Restaurants

Bologna, nicknamed “<i>la dotta, la grassa, e la rossa</i>” (the learned, the fat, and the red), is appearing on the radar of food-loving travelers more and more, according to Coral Sisk, a Florence-based food writer and culinary tour guide. And, with the recent opening of FICO Eataly World, Bologna has …

Italy

We spend most of the year eating really, really old apples. Why do they taste so good?

How about them apples? Them apples are older than you think.<p>By all rights, we shouldn’t be eating apples in the dead of winter. Every bite you take from that juicy Honeycrisp is an affront to Mother Nature. We are defying her will and her seasons.<p>It’s fantastic.<p>You probably don’t often consider how …

15 Primo Places for Pasta in Montreal

Good pasta in Montreal isn’t restricted to Little Italy. While that neighbourhood offers some of the best carb-loading staples in the city (Impasto, Luciano Trattoria, Pizzeria Napoletana) to name a few, but other areas also hold their own in pastas of various shapes and sizes.<p>It’s also not just …

Italy

10 Awesome Bloggers Share Their Cheesiest Recipes

I'm from the Midwest, where cheese isn't just an afterthought — it's something you base your whole meals around. Soup is an excuse to eat hot cheese, …

Barack Obama Vs. Tyler Florence: Whose Chili Is Better?

You trusted him to the run the country, but can you trust his recipe?<p>In the kitchen, it doesn't matter if you're a Democrat, Republican or …

Where to Eat in Barcelona

As recommended by the staff at Pakta. —Michael Idov

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and …

How to Cook Dried Beans (the Tastiest Beans of All, if You Ask Us)

By Alex Delany<p>Do you know how to cook dried beans? Well, you should. Because they're cheaper and tastier than the ones in a can, and easier to cook than you think.<p>Most people don't know how to cook dried beans. Their knowledge of legumes doesn't extend past that old playground rhyme. How’d it go? …

Batali's Meatballs Will Blow Your Mind

It’s a meat dish with a little bit of veggies thrown in there, too—which is, you know, the preferred ratio.<p>When Batali stopped by our kitchen to make lunch for Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang, he kept it real simple—simple enough to make at home.<p>The centerpiece of his rustic Italian lunch was a chard …

Where Anthony Bourdain Eats When He’s Home From ‘Parts Unknown’

During the 10th season of “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown,” which debuted on CNN on Oct. 1, he’ll visit Singapore, the French Alps, Puerto Rico, …

Parts Unknown

Where To Devour The Finest Burritos In New York

Because everyone needs a warm and welcoming burrito in the cold, hard streets of New York.<br>Lucha LuchaWhat to get: Choriso California BurritoJump on …

10 Chefs' Tips for Upgrading Slow Cooker Recipes

Your slow cooker food doesn't need to be bland and boring. These tips will transform the way you think about Crock Pots.<p>Slow cooker recipes can be mushy bombs sometimes, but they don't have to. We've all had a watery, bland soup or an overcooked chicken "casserole"—and those dishes were victims of …

20 best seafood recipes: part 4

In our last installment of great seafood dishes, we have Fuchsia Dunlop’s clams with spring onion oil, Claus Meyer’s marinated herrings and Tim Hughes’s Dover sole on the bone<p>Salmon is an excellent fish to cure, as its oiliness and texture are perfectly suited to the technique. The avocado and …

Onions

UberEats is soaring, making it the most profitable part of the ride-hailing app

From a sexual discrimination suit and the loss of its operating license in London, U.K. to reports that it’s pulling out of Quebec as of Oct. 14, …

Chef Ludo Lefebvre On the Perks of Dining Alone

And where you should do it for yourself.<p>The Burgundy-born, Los Angeles–based chef keeps Petit Trois and Trois Mec on the short list of strip-mall L.A. restaurants by sweating every detail, from his sauces to the soundtrack. When he’s on the road, Ludo Lefebvre is constantly taking mental …