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Hot chips, please: Why a sixth taste may explain our love of carbohydrates

While sampling a range of solutions containing long and short carbohydrate chains, volunteers were able to pinpoint starch-like tastes.<p>"They called …

300-Calorie Dinners

Maintaining a healthy weight or trying to lose a few pounds ultimately revolves around the science of counting calories. It's a tedious task to …

Protein-Packed Desserts

Dessert has always been the one "meal" where nutrition seems to fall short. Instead of depriving yourself, try these protein-packed desserts that …

Readers’ recipe swap: Feta

The tangy freshness of feta, along with its satisfying, crumbly texture, means it’s a reliable and versatile fridge stalwart – a humble ingredient with transformative prowess that can effortlessly elevate a dish. I usually have a packet on the go, either unopened and ready to be broken over grainy …

Recipes

This kitchen gadget made my steak taste like it was from a four-star restaurant

But The Paragon Induction Cooktop, released in 2015, promises to help you prepare high-quality steaks in your kitchen. First Build, a subsidiary of GE, developed the appliance, which is available online for $299.<p>It employs induction cooking, meaning it uses copper and an electric current to sauté, …

BBQ

Healthy High-Fat Foods You SHOULD Be Eating

22 Summertime Breakfast Recipes That Will Fill You Up

Make the most of Summer by starting your day off with any of these killer breakfasts. With the abundance of avocados, fresh strawberries, and blueberries, it'd be a shame not to incorporate the best Summer produce into every meal! These 22 recipes (from waffles to baked eggs) are perfect for your …

Breakfast

This Superfood Spice Is Totally Taking Over

Turmeric has quickly become classified as one of those magic superfoods — you know, the ones that you're always hearing about. This spice is …

Food

Never Drink Alone Again! Give Your Cat a Glass of Pinot Meow

Cat lovers, rejoice! You can now unwind with your favorite feline, thanks to Apollo Peak, a new company based in Colorado that produces a …

26 Thai Recipes Better Than Takeout

From Pad Thai to coconut curries to sticky rice desserts, Thai cuisine is vibrant and brilliantly balanced. The pillars of Thai cooking—sour, sweet, …

The best cold-brew coffee maker

<i>By Nick Guy & Kevin Purdy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best things for your home. Read the full article here.</i><p>We looked at nine cold-brew coffee makers, analyzed dozens of at-home brewing methods, made concentrate for more than 200 cups of coffee, and …

Coffee

7 foods you shouldn't be refrigerating

Feel like you're playing Jenga every time you put a tupperware into your fridge? There's good news: Most of the stuff in your fridge probably doesn't need to be there anyway.<p>Toss those tomatoes to the curb, er, countertop. According to the Farmers' Almanac, these foods don't actually need to be in …

7 Things in Your Makeup Bag That Could Be Making You Sick

Basically, ditch that gunky old mascara.<p><b>1. Mascara.</b> Do you know how often you should be replacing your tube of mascara? Every four months. And how often do you actually replace it? If you're anything like most of the population, once in a blue moon – and before that time comes, you'll probably …

Mediterranean diet study: High fat, but no weight gain

In the same week that the government announced that 40 percent of American women are obese, a major study has found that the popular Mediterranean diet does not cause people to gain weight.<p>The study, by Spanish scientists who followed more than 7,000 overweight adults aged 55 to 80, reinforces …

Brighten Up Your Summer Day With 25 Fresh, Sweet Corn Recipes! - One Green Planet

You know summer has finally arrived when corn on the cob hits the table and on June 11th, we celebrate National Corn on the Cob Day! Depending where …

5 Grilled Sandwiches You’ll Be Eating All Summer

1<p>Summer Vegetable Panini With Lemon Aïoli and Mozzarella<p>Raw, thinly sliced vegetables give this grilled sandwich fresh flavor. You’ll know it’s ready …

20 Make-Ahead Camping Recipes for Easy Meal Planning

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This Spaghetti Recipe Is Going Viral

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, you guys exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!"—and never hold back from sharing when you think something I've made looks absolutely foul. (Thanks for …

The best dessert from every state

From custard on the boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, to gooey butter cake on the streets of St. Louis, Missouri, here are the treats worth making a trip for.

The 10-minute veggie burger recipe you’ve been waiting for

Let’s review the issues with veggie burgers, shall we? It’s been a while since I vented about this, but I’ll keep it brief. I’ll even boil it down to a simple equation that I think captures the bulk of the problems: If they’re not fall-apart dry, they’re bean-dip mushy.<p><i>[Make the recipe: Black Bean</i> …

17 Easy Tricks For Anyone Who Cooks Vegetarian Food

And no, this is not just about tofu.

24 Things You Should Never Order When You Eat Out

From sneaky sodium traps to dicey dishes that put you at risk for food poisoning, these are the menu items you’re better off skipping.

How To: Pan-Fry Your Poached Eggs for a Crispy Addition to Any Meal

Eggs bring life to almost any dish. Toast with avocado? Put an egg on it. The same old salad you eat for lunch everyday? Put an egg on it. Stir fry …

8 foods to fight fatigue

<b>Learn how to get an energy boost from whole foods, rather than always reaching for the coffee pot.</b><p>Fatigue is one of the most common ailments plaguing …

Nutrition

How to Make Avocado Roses: The Hottest Thing to Hit Instagram Since... Avocado Toast

While these look tricky to make—and are sure blow the minds of your friends and followers—they're much easier to create than it seems.<p>It's safe to …

15 Easy Dinners for When You Don't Really Feel Like Cooking

We've all had those nights — the ones when you get home and the last thing you want to think about is what to cook for dinner. The easy answer feels …

Four Cheese Baked Ziti Recipe

"This is a creamy, baked pasta dish with four cheeses - provolone, mozzarella, Swiss, and Parmesan. It is rich, and very filling. Serve with a green …