Agnes Luk

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What's the Difference Between Seltzer & Tonic Water?

If you pour side-by-side glasses, there’s virtually no difference between seltzer, club soda, mineral and tonic water. But one thing’s for sure: Not …

Magic Crispy Chicken

July 2017<p>4 servings<p>What’s magic about this chicken? Is it that it’s crunchier than any baked chicken you’ve ever had before? Is it that it requires fewer than 10 ingredients? Or that it takes under an hour start to finish? Actually, the answer is All Of The Above.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds boneless, …

Chaider

2 servings<p>This chaider recipe is our warm, spiced-up, wintery alternative to bulletproof coffee. It’s a sweet mash-up of masala chai flavors and mulled cider, with an unexpected buttery finish to smooth it all out.<p>February 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>3½ cups fresh apple cider<p>18 green cardamom pods, lightly …

5 Budget Cuts of Beef You Should Be Buying, According to a Butcher

What should you be buying from your butcher? Theo Weening, the global meat buyer for Whole Foods, shares his favorite budget-friendly cuts of meat.<p><b>1.</b> …

The 5 Best Winter Margaritas

Monday, February 22nd, was National Margarita Day, so we thought we'd share our five favorite winter margarita recipes along with some fête-chic ways to serve them at your next fiesta. While stories abound about who actually invented the margarita, we're chalking it up to a salty Texas socialite …

9 Luxe Finger Foods for a Red Carpet Party

Great ideas for your Academy Awards party.<p>An Academy Awards viewing party deserves more than a bowlful of cheese doodles and a sad platter of …

5 Apps To Help You De-Stress And Sleep Easy

Sleep and mental health are undeniably linked. Daily routines, especially the hectic, busy ones of college students, are easily disrupted by sleepless nights. All-nighters have historically been linked to productivity and discipline, but the reality is far from productive. It's scary to consider …

College & University

Make a Souffle Cheesecake with Just Three Ingredients

This soufflé cheesecake, also known as Japanese cotton cheesecake, is beautiful, fluffy, and requires only a few ingredients you might already have …

The Best Spring Cocktails: 7 Drinks to Enjoy Right Now

Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow today, which, according to tradition, means it’s not too early to start thinking about spring cocktails.<p>(And even if things went the other way, it never hurts to plan ahead while daydreaming of coat-free days.) So seven esteemed professionals very generously …

7 Cajun Shrimp Recipes for Mardi Gras Dinner

The best recipes for a delicious, shrimp-filled Mardi Gras dinner.<p>You don’t need to catch beads and slurp down Hurricanes to celebrate Mardi Gras …

25 Chocolate Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

The only thing better than dessert is chocolate dessert. Here, 25 of our favorites.<p>Just look at that rich, decadent, ooey-gooey goodness.<p><b>Chocolate Glazed Espresso Cheesecake</b><p>What's better than a slice of cheesecake? One that has a chocolate crust and chocolate ganache on top. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Chocolate</b> …

17 Hot Cocktail Recipes for Cold Winter Nights

As a kid, cold days meant warming mugs of hot chocolate and mulled cider. I still reach for cocoa and cider when it gets cold, but nowadays I often open up the liquor cabinet, too. While there's nothing wrong with adding just a shot of rum or whiskey to your mug, remember that you can treat hot …

Recipes

Community Picks: Your Best Appetizer to Share with Friends

<i>We partnered up with our friends at NatureSweet for our latest contest—Your Best Appetizer to Share with Friends.</i><p>The results are in! Here are the recipes our community loved from Your Best Appetizer to Share with Friends.<p>Once again, we want to give a big, big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe …

Upgrade Your Super Bowl with These Game Day Shrimp Recipes

Add some shrimp to your Super Bowl spread.<p>Game day snacks typically fall into one of three categories: meat, cheese or starch. But seafood has its …

Eat Your Veggies: 9 Deliciously Different Recipes

Vegetables don't have to be boring or relegated to a side dish. From roasted broccoli with chipotle honey butter to balsamic glazed roasted beets, these recipes are so flavorful and satisfying, they could carry an entire meal.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>In this recipe, broccoli …

Cooking

Consider (Cooking) the Clam

‘‘To catch a clam,’’ begins a book I find profound on many subjects, ‘‘you must first find it.’’ Mr. Curtis Badger, the author, is aware that with his pleonasm, he risks sounding obvious. But he has his reasons. To him, finding a clam entails thinking like one. Clams are so different from humans …

How to choose the right running app for you

There are so many iPhone apps for runners, it’s hard to decide which one to use. Should you go for a familiar brand like Nike, or a specialist like Runkeeper?<p>Ultimately, all running apps do pretty much the same thing: They use GPS to track how far and how fast you run. But when you take a closer …

The 10 Best Exercises You Can Do For The Rest Of Your Life

Fitness professionals praise simple, sustainable and modifiable moves.<p>From boot camps to SoulCycle to early morning dance parties, there’s no shortage of fitness trends with a devoted, young, fit following. But when it comes to exercises that even the oldest and most out of shape can (and should) …

The Fahrenheit Fizz

Oh, hey, July. It's that sexy (and sweaty) month of making picnic sandwiches and randomly finding sand all over your house (<i>how</i> is it in the …

Recipes

Dinner Tonight: Drunken Clams + Grilled Garlic Toast

This week’s Dinner Tonight blends the best of both fast and flavorful, with a fragrant dish of drunken clams and sausage with a side of crispy grilled garlic toast (because if you're going to mop up drunken clams with toast, why not make that toast perfect?). Buy a nice bottle of white wine on your …

Recipes

Menopause and Running: What You Need to Know

Your body’s changing—your training routine and your diet should, too.<p>You sweat buckets. Your running tights seem extra snug. You toss and turn at night. During the day, you’re exhausted and irritated.<p>The signs and symptoms of menopause can read like an athlete’s nightmare. There’s no doubt about …

Women's Health

Knit Wars: Nike Flyknit vs. adidas Primeknit

Competition this summer is at an all-time-high, and not just among athletes. Nike and adidas remain neck-and-neck in the race for active footwear …

7 Best Lobster Pastas

Whether grilled or stuffed on a buttery roll, lobster is classic for summer. But there's another amazing way to use this delicious crustacean. Here, …

The 2 Best Ways to Make Simple Fresh Tomato Sauce (Tomato Coulis)

When it comes to tomato sauce, we here at Serious Eats have you covered,* but I noticed recently that we hadn't yet offered a recipe for a tomato <i>coulis</i>. It's about as simple as tomato sauce gets—essentially just a puree made from fresh tomatoes, which you can then go on to use as you wish.<p>*There's …

Italian Food

How to Make a Mind-Blowing Gin and Tonic—Without Gin

The newest zero-proof cocktail at The Cecil in New York City is a smart, super-refreshing take on the classic gin and tonic made with ditax, a tart, …

The Best Pasta Dishes of 2015

These our our favorite pasta dishes of 2015.<p></head><i>While searching for the nation's Best New Restaurants, we stumbled upon a few standout dishes worthy of their own awards. In the weeks leading up to the release of the Hot 10 Best New Restaurants of 2015 (hold onto your hats until August 18), we'll</i> …

Cooking

11 Best Summer Jams

Make the most of summer fruit by turning it into jam.<p>Make the most of summer fruit by turning it into jam. Here are 11 excellent recipes.<p><b>1.</b> …

7 Refreshing Summer Lemonades for Brunch

Try savory and sweet versions.<p>From savory tomato to sweet blueberry-mint, here are seven fantastic lemonades to make for brunch.<p>This clever version …

Easiest Summer Ever: Corn, Chorizo, Cilantro, and Lime

More<p>Dinner in 20<p>The best quick and easy recipes to help you get dinner on the table fast.<p>I could write an entire book just about the things that go well sautéed with sweet summer corn. I'm serious about that. So serious that I might even do it some day. You can sauté corn with beans into a nice …

A Spicy, Cheesy, and Herby Sriracha-Lime Corn Salad

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Kendra Vaculin has quick, exciting meals to rescue you from that box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Save money on floss by enjoying your corn</i> off <i>the cob.</i><p>Corn salads are a summertime staple in my life, mostly because I have corn-on-the-cob …