Michel Gravel

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Everything you need to know to do push-ups, the right way

Ask most fitness experts for the move they’d pick if they were limited to just one for the rest of their lives, and a whole lot would opt for the …

8 TV Wall Design Ideas For Your Living Room

These days TVs are often found on walls, but when it comes to deciding how you want to create the perfect TV wall, it can be challenging to pick the …

Flaky, Crisp, and Fast: How to Make a Peach Galette (Freeform Pie)

Ever since I shared the science behind my foolproof cherry pie, folks have wanted to know if the same ratio of sugar, fruit, and starch could be used for a peach pie instead. My answer has always come with an unfortunate caveat: While the formula itself will thicken any fruit from frozen cherries …

Make Better-Than-Restaurant Thai-Style Chicken Satay With Coconut

My wife, Adri, and I have been doing a lot of home remodeling in the past year or so, and our general philosophy has been "If it's cheaper to buy the tools and do it ourselves, we're buying the tools and doing it ourselves." Since I'm a tool nut, this has been awesome for me. What I've quickly …

Recipes

Fire Up the Grill for Vietnamese Caramelized Lemongrass Pork Chops

The other day, I was tweeting about the relative popularity of mayo versus butter as a sandwich spread, when my pal Harold Dieterle made the observation that Vietnamese <i>banh mi</i> sandwiches are more popular in the US than they are in Vietnam. I think he's probably right. It's one of the handful of …

Cooking

Make a Better Egg McMuffin-Like Sandwich with a Mason Jar Lid

Instead of heading to McDonald’s, make a better version of the Egg McMuffin at home. A mason jar lid will help you perfect the cooked egg for this …

24 Super Bowl Snacks to Kick Off Your Party

I'm a football fan, but I recognize that Super Bowl parties are less about the game and more about the food (and the beer and commercials, of course). We've got all kinds of game day recipes coming for you in the next couple weeks, but today is all about snacks, since finger-friendly appetizers are …

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

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Should You Really Only Cook With Wine You'd Drink? The Truth About Cooking With Wine

People often say to only cook with a wine you'd be willing to drink. Is that true? Does it really matter what kind of wine I use for cooking?<p>Why does wine cause us so much anxiety? Whether choosing a bottle from the list at a fancy restaurant, or deciding which one to pour into a braise, we can't …

The 3 Beers You Need For Thanksgiving

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>I'm pretty sure there's something written in the Constitution mandating there be at least three kinds of pie served at Thanksgiving unless you want to be deemed unpatriotic or something. And you need the turkey, of …

The Best Hand (Immersion) Blenders

<i>Editor's Note: This review has been updated with notes on the non-winning models tested, in the section titled "The Competition."</i><p>A good immersion blender—also known as a hand blender or stick blender—can complement a well-equipped kitchen, offering a convenient alternative to dragging out a big, …

This Week on Special Sauce: Curb Your Enthusiasm's Susie Essman on Bacon, Profanity, and Giving Up Vegetarianism

I've known the great comedian and actress Susie Essman for nearly 20 years, and I've always been disappointed that she'd never cursed me out the way she did her TV husband, Jeff Garlin, on <i>Curb Your Enthusiasm</i>. So I asked her to let me have it right away on this week's episode of Special Sauce. As …

This Week on Special Sauce: Celebrated Crime Novelist Laura Lippman

"I'm a very average cook, but I'm a very happy cook," crime novelist Laura Lippman explained to me on this week's podcast. Lippman is far from your average writer, though. The <i>Washington Post</i> has called her "one of the best novelists around, period." And the <i>Chicago Sun-Times</i> went a bit further, …

17 Easy Breakfasts to Feed a Crowd

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Unless you have a big immediate family (or work the line at a hot brunch spot), you probably don't often cook breakfast for a large group. But when you do, it's a relief—nay, a must—to have some easy recipes to …

Eggs

Eggy Puds: The Breakfast Dish You Didn't Know You Need

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>If you followed my adventures in Yorkshire puddings the other day, you know that resting your batter overnight can have a profoundly delicious effect on the end product. Now I'm giving you another incentive to let it rest: …

17 Elegant Appetizer Recipes for a Holiday Cocktail Party

When it comes to planning a cocktail party, the first thing to consider is, of course, the booze. Our drink calculator and guide to cheap—but tasty—liquor should have you covered when it comes to the cocktails themselves. But as a responsible host, you also need to provide your guests with some …

iPhone Snooze Alarm Clock White

You already use your iPhone as your alarm clock, so give it a chic little home on your nightstand–plus a <b>big, fat, slappable snooze bar!</b> Simply slide your phone into <b>Snooze’s</b> front grooves and wake up to the alarm clock dock you’ve been dreaming of—no more knocking your iPhone to the floor or having …

Exclusive: Tour Instagram Star Patrick Janelle's Chic 500-Square-Foot Rental in New York City

<b>Patrick Janelle</b>—the New York Times-ordained "professional Instagrammer" who has some 424,000 followers paying attention to his stylish daily life filled with travel and creative pursuits—recently had to confront an all-too-common problem: how to make the most of a small rental in the big city. The …

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