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Authentic Carne Asada

Authentic Carne Asada<p>Prep time<p>2 hours<p>Cook Time<p>20 mins<p>Time to Make It<p>2 hours 20 mins<p>Marinated flank steak is grilled to perfection for the best …

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Grilled Bistecca with Herby Fish Sauce

8 servings<p>Why baste your steak with fish sauce? It’s called umami. Get into it. Rub steak with ¼ cup oil; season with salt and sprinkle with pepper (it should nearly cover both sides). Let sit at room temperature 30 minutes. For an over-the-top dinner menu, serve with arugula with Italian plums, …

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The Six Best Science Fiction Novels Of 2018 (According To The Hugo Awards)

Image: Tor Books<p>Over the weekend, the premiere award in science fiction and fantasy writing - the Hugo Awards - announced their six finalists for …

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

A top Texas butcher shares how to make proper beef jerky at home

Shawn Knowles is a self-described “old-school butcher” and owner of Old Town Market in Lewisville, Texas. He began working at the shop when his …

The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

Whiskey

10 Ways Dogs Show Love

01 of 11<p>It's Puppy Love<p>Everyone knows–even those hostile cat owners–that dogs are man's (and woman's!) best friends. They make fiercely loyal, …

The Art of Japan’s Most Mouth-Watering Ramen

The chefs of Japan’s most prestigious ramen shops share their secrets and philosophies in a new documentary, ‘Ramen Heads,’ in theaters this …

14 best American whiskies

The vastness of America, both in terms of geography and its taste for whiskey, means that there is a great, diverse array of spirits available. So, …

Sorry, Coconut Oil Isn't Actually Good for You, Heart Docs Say

The American Heart Association wants to set the record straight: Coconut oil is <i>not</i> a health food, a panel of experts writes in a new AHA advisory …

Would You Spend $550 on Barbecue Camp?

A bevy of barbecue enthusiasts surround you. “Smoke ring!” “Burnt ends!” “Crust!” The slang comes from all angles, out of the mouths of both experts …

Big Green Egg Cold Smoked Salmon

Facebook TwitterPinterest<p>Hello again and welcome back! This year has started off with a series of blog posts featuring things I have wanted to learn …

Short Ribs with Coffee Gravy

Braised on the bone, these English-cut Short Ribs with Coffee Gravy are dripping with the dark, earthy flavors of the Louisiana terroir they come …

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Our Favorite Rib Recipes of All-Time

We’re not saying these ribs are required at your summer party, but they’re highly recommended for happy guests.<p>These rib recipes cover all areas of …

The Official 2018 Wine Vintage Guide

Is it finally time to open that 2005 Bordeaux you've been saving? Has Barolo's 1998 vintage peaked? Get out of the dark with our annual wine vintage …

Vintage

7 Cookbooks Every Man Should Own

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanI have a confession to make. I’m a big food nerd.I love cooking. I love eating. I …

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Ready to Take Your Cognac Game to the Next Level?

Prepared to graduate into the upper echelon of Cognac connoisseurship? These 10 bottles are for aficionados truly ready to elevate their brandy …

Use Your Instant Pot to Cook These Meats

The Instant Pot may seem like a magic black box that makes <i>anything</i> in very little time but it is, mainly, a very safe and easy-to-use pressure …

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Dark Chocolate Caramel Pecan Soufflé Cake

This dark chocolate caramel pecan soufflé cake is so rich, moist, and very delicious! You will need 45 minutes to prepare it plus 45 to cook. The …

Best Texas BBQ Bites of 2017

One 90 Smoked Meats, DallasPhotograph by Daniel Vaughn It was a big year for barbecue at Texas Monthly. We released a new Top 50 barbecue list, and …

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8 Stupidly Simple Instant Pot Recipes

We’ve loved the Instant Pot since we first wrote about it way back in July 2016. The brilliant thing about electric pressure cookers like the Instant …

30 New Science Fiction Books Worth Reading

Science fiction book lovers know there’s no better way to celebrate National Science Fiction Day than with a good book (or three). From thrilling …

Science Fiction

The Kindest Cut of All: A Pork Rib With Slow-Cooked Comforts

When it comes to pork, most home cooks know the chop, the tenderloin, the loin roast, even the Boston butt. But because I am a sucker for the underdog and the oddball, I have a new favorite cut of pork: the country-style rib.<p>Why oddball? First, it suffers from something of an identity crisis, since …

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Bacon Pineapple Ribs

Bacon Pineapple Ribs? Yeah, you read that right. These ribs are absolutely epic and they are only a few ingredients. One of which is bacon grease …

BBQ

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Pinterest is a …

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Our 30 Favorite Cooking Tips of 2017

The more you know... the more delicious food you can cook.<p>No matter how skillful you are in the kitchen, there is always, <i>always</i> more to learn. Call them hacks, tips, or tricks of the trade, but what matters is that they'll make cooking easier and more delicious than ever. Some are building blocks …

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40 Essential Instant Pot Links

Because I've been experimenting with the Instant Pot quite a bit lately, I've been getting a lot of questions. Many times my answer is a link. A link …

This is How to Become an Instant Pot Whisperer

The thing that struck me most as I started to use my Instant Pot regularly, as I began to haunt the various Instant Pot groups, and read the comments …

11 Cool and Stunning Hotels Opening in 2018

If your goal for the new year is to travel more, the most difficult part will be choosing your destination. On top of the endless wanderlust …

Travel

Best BBQ Cities

Few topics inspire as much fiery passion as barbecue. The style may vary across the country, but two ingredients remain the same throughout: smoke …