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13 Grown-Ass Grilled Cheese Recipes

Grilled cheese: While it's still appropriate for a six-year-old (no crusts, please), it's also a pretty sophisticated treat for all the grown-ups out there.<p>Here, 13 ways to go beyond the basics.<p><b>Beets, Goat Cheese and Arugula</b><p>It's loaded with veggies, so it must be healthy! <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Roasted</b> …

Applejack. For When Hard Cider Just Isn’t Strong Enough

While the American colonists drank hard cider like their modern-day counterparts swill Pepsi and Coca-Cola, for some, cider’s relatively mild 4 to 6 percent alcohol concentration just wasn’t alcoholic enough. The solution to this pressing pioneer problem was applejack.<p>Cider, circa 1775, was …

Alcohol

The Unsung New Orleans Cocktail to Drink All Fall

<i>John Besh shows us a New Orleans cocktail that’ll scoot the Sazerac as your go-to fall drink.</i><p>The Vieux Carre cocktail was invented in the same New Orleans bar as the Sazerac—and has many of the same qualities as its beloved brethren: <b>It’s strong, stirred, served on the rocks, rye-based, and has a</b> …

New Orleans

Credit Cards Now Come With a Chip Embedded

You may have received a new credit card or debit card with a computer chip embedded in it in the mail recently. It's part of a nationwide shift by major card issuers to offer added security against fraud—and shift the liability from card issuers to merchants, if they do not upgrade to this …

Identity Theft

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 …

We Can't Stop Eating These Doughnuts. Here's How to Make 'Em

A good cake doughnut is chewy, tender, crackly—and entirely possible to make at home.<p>A really great cake doughnut is a thing of beauty: tender, chewy (but never tough), with a puffy, cracked top that's slightly crunchy in spots. These Matcha Doughnuts were such a big hit with our staff during the …

Dessert

Reverse Searing: Does It Come at a Price?

Today, you can hardly browse barbecue websites without being urged to try a technique called reverse searing. The process turns the traditional method of cooking a steak or roast--hot sear followed by slow roast--on its head. You start by smoking the meat low and slow to an internal temperature of …

The Secret Ingredient Everyone Needs For The Most Amazing Burgers

Photo credit: Getty Images<p>Fish sauce. That's the secret ingredient to making the best burger your mouth has ever tasted.<p>The mention of fish sauce doesn't normally go over well with less experimental eaters from places other than Vietnam or Thailand. But if you want to taste what will surely be the …

13 Eggs Benedict Recipes Bound to Cure Boring Breakfasts

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Eggs Benedict. One of those dishes that we all love but are a little too intimidated to make at home. Poaching the perfect eggs and …

Food

Pairing Craft Beer & America's Favorite Chili Dishes | CraftBeer.com

Pairing Craft Beer & America’s Favorite Chili Dishes<p>April 10, 2015<p>As with so many classic American dishes, we often see chili tweaked and altered to …

Beer

Chili Colorado Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Chili Colorado is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. Recipe developer Rick Martinez's mom's chili Colorado, to be</i> …

Chili

Why Bartenders Are Spiking Your Cocktail With Vinegar

Tart drinks are having a moment, from the profusion of new kombucha brands to cocktails built off shrubs or drinking vinegars: sweetened vinegar-based syrups infused with fruit and spices that date back centuries.<p>Drinking vinegars, also known as shrubs, refer to both the flavored, sweetened, …

Warm up your winter with Giada's fast and flavorful orzo meatballs recipe

It's chilly outside, so stay in and make this warm and hearty recipe from Giada De Laurentiis. Whether it's for brunch with friends or dinner with the family — this dish is fast and simple to make, so you'll be in and out of the kitchen.<p>Orzo meatballs<p><i>This article was originally published Feb. 20,</i> …

12 most romantic isles in the South Pacific | CNN Travel

Travel

Ricotta Fritters (Castagnole di Ricotta)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Deep fried ricotta, a classic from Emilia-Romagna.</i><p>February really only means one thing in Italy: Carnival. As such, bakeries all over the country …

Italian Food

Valentine's Day Dinners Worth Cooking, According to BA Staffers

Restaurants on Valentine's Day? We'd rather not. Here are the romantic dinners our staff is actually cooking for our sweeties.<p></head><b>Restaurants on Valentine's Day? We'd rather not.</b> Frankly, there's just nothing really romantic about a giant mediocre steak and half a lobster. So forget the …

Cooking

Hey Chef, What Savory Dishes Can I Make With Chocolate?

Welcome back to <i>Hey Chef</i>, a series where we ask pros around the country for tips on how to use ingredients we love. Today: the savory side of chocolate.<p>More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Chocolate is one of the world's most dynamic and complex ingredients, but this …

This No-Knead Olive-Rosemary Focaccia With Pistachios Takes Just 15 Minutes of Prep

It's difficult to make good bread today, but it's darned easy to make hot, fresh, world-class bread tomorrow. You see that slab of focaccia above? The one covered with olives, rosemary, and pistachio? The one with the crisp, olive oil-scented crust and the puffy, moist, well-risen internal crumb …

7 Super Bowl Recipes for New England Patriots Fans

Don’t just cheer for the Patriots this Sunday—cook for them. Here, seven incredible New England recipes that will make your Super Bowl party wicked …

24 Glorious Ways To Drink More Tequila

Because there's always time for tequila.

Tequila

Toast the season with these five excellent ways to drink — and eat — eggnog

Move over pumpkin spice. There’s a new holiday flavor in town. Eggnog, once considered a drink of the European aristocracy (hey, who else could afford milk, eggs, spices and brandy before the 18th century?), is a sure sign the festive season has arrived. Celebrate with a glass of this classic …

Meet Smørrebrød, the Best Sandwich You're Not Eating

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Lined up in café windows, served in specialty restaurants, and packed into their very own custom lunch boxes, sandwiches are everywhere in Denmark. They're piled high with pickled herring, spoonfuls of sharp …

Baked Purple Sweet Potato Skins

What to do with purple sweet potatoes? Potato skins! Cooking with these pretty purple sweet potatoes was a first for me and the same goes for making 'tater' skins. I replaced the usual bacon topping with seasoned baked chicken. This nutritious alternative adds protein to an appetizer-turned healthy …

Try one (or all!) of these 6 creative holiday cocktails

'Tis the season for a bit of liquid cheer! From boozy hot chocolate to a creamy peppermint punch, these six cool-weather cocktails are sure to warm you right up this winter.<p>1. Salted caramel hot chocolate with tequila<b>:</b> Tequila is not just for summertime margaritas! A bit of sea salt complements the …

English Christmas Food Makes Us Want To Move Across The Pond

As of today, we're in the double digits of December, which is both incredibly scary and very exciting, because Christmas is really close. With Christmas in plain sight on the calendar, it's officially time to start panicking about holiday shopping (and then calming yourself with gift inspiration …

Google Cloud Platform now supports Microsoft server app licenses, Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition

Google today announced it has expanded Windows support on the Google Cloud Platform. New additions include Microsoft License Mobility, support for Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition, and the Chrome RDP app available for free.<p>Microsoft License Mobility for Google Cloud Platform means Google’s …

8 Ways Chefs Upgrade Meatballs

There are endless ways to vary a meatball, from the type of meat to the fillers and seasonings. Here are upgrades from eight great chefs.<p>Meatballs …

So This Is How Julia Child Roasts a Turkey

When Julia Child makes turkey, she really, really, really goes all out. But if you try to replicate it, there might be tears<p>When was the last time you cried while attempting to cook a recipe?<p>If the answer is never, it's time to try <b>Julia Child</b>'s Stuffed Turkey with Farce Pitchounaise.<p>The year was …

Cooking