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The Elements of Barbecue: Why Wood Matters

Whether they cook with 100% wood or on hybrid cookers that heat with gas and use wood for smoke, America's barbecue masters agree on one point: wood matters. Without it, there's no smoke, and without smoke you have just oven-roasted meat.<p>When it comes choosing their wood, barbecue cooks take into …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Chinese Aromatics 101: Kung Pao Fish With Dried Chilies and Sichuan Peppercorns

Study cuisines from around the world, and you'll find that many tend to rely on fairly consistent bases of aromatic vegetables, no matter the dish. In France, this vegetable base is known as mirepoix, and features celery, onions, and carrots. In Creole cooking, it's known as the holy trinity—onion, …

Essential Tex-Mex: How to Make Cheese Enchiladas With Red Chili Gravy

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Intrigued after recently reading about the differences between Tex-Mex and Mexican food (which you should really check out, by the way), I was inspired to compile a short and sweet guide to essential Tex-Mex dishes, …

The 25 Recipes You Need For A Delicious Easter

Egg hunts and chocolate bunnies are great and all, but what we really want on Easter Sunday is a beautiful meal to sit down to with our family and friends. A gorgeous, well-thought out meal is the best way to celebrate any holiday. And when it comes to Easter, the recipes couldn't be better because …

The Food Lab: Bringing Home General Tso's Chicken

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. After all, ask yourself this question that Jennifer 8. Lee, …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Video: Pillsbury Spiced Beef Empanadas

Who knew that Pillsbury Grands Golden Corn Biscuits would make the perfect shell for empanadas? Brigitte Nguyen, that's who! Watch as she whips up an easy, spiced filling and shows us how to fill and fold these delicious savory pastries for a quick and fun weeknight dinner, then grab the recipe …

Spice-Crusted Carrots with Harissa Yogurt

4 Servings<p>The sugar in the spice rub can burn if cooked too long, so watch these closely.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small carrots with tops, scrubbed, tops trimmed to ½”<p>Kosher salt<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon English mustard powder<p>1 teaspoon hot smoked Spanish paprika<p>1 teaspoon ground …

Prince Shares Incredible "Breakfast Can Wait" Cover Art Featuring Dave Chappelle

You may recall that Prince began actively using Twitter earlier this week. On Friday, he shared the insane and incredible cover art for his single, "Breakfast Can Wait", as Consequence of Sound points out. It features the comedian Dave Chappelle, and was inspired by Chappelle's impersonation of …

International McDonald's Items We Wish Were in the USA

GalleryInternational McDonald's Items We Wish Were in the USA<p>While core items like Big Macs, McNuggets, and Quarter Pounders are pretty ubiquitous around the world, even a quick glance at a few international McDonald's menus will make one thing very clear: Ronnie has been holding out on the …

10 Marvelous Facts About The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

In 2003, 24-year-old machinist Juan Catalan faced the death penalty for allegedly shooting a key witness in a murder case. Catalan told police that …

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What’s the right way to watch Breaking Bad?

Back when Noel Murray was writing his epic <i>Lost</i> recaps, he used to end each post with a section titled “Clues, conspiracies, and crazy-ass theories.” …

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Mexican Lasagna

Mexican Lasagna from The Blood Sugar Solution• 2 Tbsp extra- virgin olive oil<br>• 1 1/2 lbs lean ground turkey<br>• sea salt<br>• 6 gluten- free sprouted corn …

Introducing Basketball Legends of California's Famous 'Drew League'

It's tempting to believe Kevin Durant cameos and James Harden heroics are the stuff Drew League legends are made of. Those are usually the things that get the most press, namely because they're names we know.<p>But it's some of the names we may not know that have been most instrumental in making the …

Breaking Bad: 14 loose ends heading into the season 5 finale episodes

Airing from August 12, Breaking Bad season 5 part 2 will see Walter White’s journey from chemistry teacher to meth kingpin, from meek punching bag to …