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12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

<i>BY BON APPÉTIT</i><p>Credit: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>What's the difference between us and a professional chef tossing food …

16 Cold Noodle Recipes to Eat on Warm Days

Rising temperatures directly correlate to your rising lack of patience in the kitchen. It’s science (maybe)! But before you know it, those long summer months when it’s too hot to even think about stirring up a one-pot vegan sriracha chili will be here — and then what will you eat? Don’t let …

This cookie recipe is so good, you'll never guess it's vegan

Rich, delicate and oh-so-crumbly, it's hard not to love a sable, the classic French cookie named for its wonderfully tender texture. This variation uses only a handful of ingredients, including coconut oil, almond meal, sugar, flour and cacao nibs -- the cacao nibs lending great chocolate flavor …

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

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5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

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Infographic: How to book a perfect apartment when traveling

Renting an apartment instead of staying in a hotel has transformed the way we travel, but what kind of digs should you be choosing? Surely the nature …

Why Lip Oil Is the Next-Level Cure for Chapped Lips

Recently, before heading to the airport for a transatlantic flight, I grabbed a rogue bottle of Clarins Instant Light Lip Comfort Oil from my desk as an afterthought and stuck it into my coat pocket. Mid-flight, I woke, parched, pout dry to the point of splitting. I searched for my favorite balm, …

This Ballet Dance Set To Adele Will Break Your Heart

such a good cry<p>You got to kind of love the fact that balletic interpretations of teary, pop music ballads have become a straight-up viral phenomenon. Remember this? How about this? They’re like beautiful potato chips—one is never enough!<p>Today, yet another <i>pas de duex</i> set to a tear-jerking song is …

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Making Madeleines (and Memories) From Scratch

This summer, I had the great pleasure of watching my 9-year-old daughter eat her first madeleine in Paris. It was tiny and fresh, and the look on her face as she tasted it led me to believe it might just be a "Proustian moment" for her.<p>So for Christmas this year, I bought her a madeleine pan and …