Rob Crespo

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Cast Iron Steaks with Herb Butter | America's Test Kitchen

Ingredients<p>2<p>(1-pound) boneless strip steaks, 1 1/2 inches thick, trimmed<p>Kosher salt and pepper<p>4<p>tablespoons unsalted butter, softened<p>2<p>tablespoons …

BBQ

Quick Hot-and-Sour Soup

Step 1<p>Heat a large saucepan over medium-high. Add pork, and cook, stirring occasionally to crumble, until browned, 4 to 5 minutes. Add mushrooms; …

Here's a recipe for "Christmas Crack," aka, the sweetest holiday dessert ever

We’re beginning to think <i>You Suck at Cooking</i> needs to rename their YouTube channel because their mouthwatering recipe for “Christmas Crack” is …

Winter Maintenance: Cleaning, protecting & lubing the most neglected bikes along w/ some semi-pro tips

If you’re reading this right now, your bike is dirty. Let’s face it, except for those of you that make your bed every morning, wash the dishes after …

10 Success lessons from Jack Ma – “Wealthiest Man in Asia” for entrepreneurs

Share54<p>Tweet<p>Share38<p>+11<p>Shares 93<p>Jack Ma, a short, lean man in his early fifties who came across a computer when he was 31, went on to build the most …

10 Leadership Quotes From NFL Coaches to Help You Get Through the Holidays | Inc.com

It's that time again - many people's favorite holiday - Thanksgiving! Besides the wonderful feast and having to slog through listening to your crazy Uncle's rabid, half-witted political rants, you get to watch football! So, I thought, what better time than now than to list and comment on some of my …

NFL

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast is a real treat. It’s a lot easier to work with than a whole turkey. When done right I think that brining is the key to …

BBQ

How to make mulled wine | Features

A pan of warming, spiced mulled wine (also called Glühwein) is the taste of Christmas in a glass – and it's dead simple to make.<p>The classic recipe is …

Sweet-Spicy Fried Chicken Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Whisk honey and 2 Tbsp. hot sauce.<p>Step 2<p>In a dish, mix flour, cornmeal, spices and salt. In a bowl, whisk egg white until soft …

5 ways to help protect retirement income

These rules of thumb can help keep your retirement on track.<p>Key takeaways<p>Plan for health care costs.<br>• Expect to live longer.<br>• Be prepared for …

Retirement

13 Out-of-This-World Pumpkin Muffin Recipes That Will Satisfy All Your Fall Food Cravings

With fall in full swing, we finally get <i>all</i> of the tasty goodies. Seasonal munchies that usually come to mind include PSL-inspired treats, gooey cinnamon rolls and anything considered a comfort food. Pumpkin muffins may not be gooey per se, but they’re definitely warm and comforting — and we’re <i>all</i> …

Red Wine Hot Chocolate Is the Savory Drink You’ll Be Sipping All Winter

If there’s one we thing we love more than chocolate, it’s wine — yes, even Hello Kitty wine. Errrr… maybe it’s the other way around (we DID go on a chocolate cleanse, after all). Moral of the story? Don’t make us choose!<p>According to <i>Refinery 29</i>, we don’t have to. A simple recipe from IMMAEATTHAT …

Korean-style BBQ steak with cucumber pickles

The marinades used in Korean barbecuing are definitely worth trying at home. This BBQ steak has a refreshing pickled side dish perfect for …

These dirty chai energy balls are the most delicious way to beat the afternoon slump

<i>Each week we spotlight a healthy-delish recipe that’s truly genius (and easy to make) from someone who’s wowed us in the food world. We’re talking</i> …

21 Smashing Pumpkin Recipes to Try Tonight (Tonight)

Pumpkin season is officially under way, which means that the tubby orange gourd and everything associated with it is once again crowding our field of vision (and smell, and taste). Love it or hate it, the return of the Starbucks pumpkin spice latte, now often handily abbreviated "PSL," may be the …

10-minute mini tropical cheesecakes

In this video expert baker Harpreet Baura shows you how to make exotic and refreshing mini tropical cheesecakes.<p>This is the final episode in a series showcasing a range of desserts that you can whip up in just 10 minutes.<p>Previous episodes in this series have demonstrated how to make caramelised …

Dessert

15 Mouthwatering (Totally Healthy) Fall Breakfast Recipes to Warm Up Your Week

We know you see the pumpkin pancakes and are probably chomping at the bit to get to the recipes, so we'll make this quick — we've got 15 healthy, hearty, delicious Fall breakfasts for you to try, from warming porridge to a sweet-and-spicy apple cinnamon smoothie to a sweet potato scramble and, you …

An Alternative to the 3-2-1 Method for Smoking Ribs

Most serious practitioners consider barbecue an art, the outcome of which depends on knowledge, skill, and intuition. Which is why I'm skeptical of formulaic approaches like the 3-2-1 method for cooking pork spare ribs. Last year, I wrote:<p><i>And if you serve ribs cooked by the 3-2-1 method, 95 percent</i> …

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Game. Changer.<p>Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by …

Dessert

Chinese Spicy Hot And Sour Soup Recipe

"This has lots of different flavors going on, and is a very special soup to serve your guests. The spicy hot comes from the white pepper, and the …

The Art of Pairing Cocktails & Barbecue

Learn how to match your BBQ favorites with delicious drinks.<p>“Leaded or unleaded?” asked the bartender at a grill shack in the Bahamas. Did I want my …

BBQ

Baked General Tso Chicken Is the Next Best Healthy Option

Rather than ordering yet another combination plate from your favorite take-out place, try this Baked General Tso Chicken recipe that's got the health …

Food & Dining

The Food Lab: Meet Barbecue Beef Chuck, Brisket's Cheaper, Easier Cousin

This guide was produced for Serious Eats as part of our partnership with Anova, the makers of the Anova Precision Cooker. You can download the Anova Precision Cooker App (it's free) to grab all this information right off your phone or tablet while you're cooking. And, if you've got an Anova …

Drop Everything and Make Thai Coconut Sticky Rice With Ataúlfo Mango

One of the most important qualities a cook needs to have is flexibility—the willingness and capacity to change plans on a dime, whether by necessity or by pure inspiration. The other day, for example, I was walking into a supermarket in New York City with a shopping list for a simple bean salad I'd …

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

Raw Cheesecake Is Neither Cheese nor Cake, But You Want It Anyway

This dairy-free dessert is every bit as creamy and rich as the original—just because it's vegan doesn't mean it's totally virtuous.<p>The "health halo" is real, and it's been growing ever brighter since the first kale leaf successfully snuck into a smoothie. This "have your alt-flour, agave-sweetened …

Vegan