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Grilled Skirt Steak with Homemade Asian Barbeque Marinade Recipe

"The problem with bottled sauces and marinades is that the only words you recognize on the ingredients list are ‘high fructose corn syrup,' and …

BBQ

Cooking Secrets Used By Restaurant Chefs

The food you get at a restaurant tastes different than homemade by design, because why would you pay restaurant prices for food you can make at …

How to Reverse Sear for the Best Pork Chops of Your Life

<b>Start with a dry brine, learn how to reverse sear and then dig into the most juicy pork chops of your life served with a shallot herb sauce.</b><b>WTF, Dry</b> …

BBQ

This Fall-Off-the-Bone Chicken Recipe Is Better Than Any Rotisserie Bird

By Adam Rapoport<p>Bonus: You can run errands while it cooks.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the slow roasted chicken recipe that editor in chief Adam Rapoport just couldn't live without.</i><p>A simple roast chicken …

Cooking

This Roast Chicken Recipe Is Literally Impossible to Mess Up

By Emily Eisen<p>It's lemony, garlicky, and you'll never have to wonder whether or not it's done.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the roast chicken recipe that associate photo editor Emily Eisen just couldn't</i> …

Cooking

How Russia's doping program went undetected at the Sochi Olympics but was eventually uncovered

The announcement came on the heels of the Schmid Report, which confirmed a large-scale, state-sponsored doping program designed to give Russian athletes an unfair edge. The full extent of the Russian Olympic Committee and government's joint effort to skirt the rules may never be known, but the …

Russia

You Have to Try This French Onion Soup & Meatloaf Mash-Up

French Onion Meatloaf<p>Serves about 8<p>2 tablespoons olive oil <br>2 pounds yellow onions, thinly sliced <br>1/8 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/2 cup unseasoned dried …

Onions

Best Ever Honey Lime Chicken Thighs

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>In a small bowl combine lime juice, honey, soy sauce.<p>2<p>Done<p>Salt the chicken thighs with 1/2 teaspoon of salt (or more) thoroughly, all over, …

Most Expensive Sushi in the US (That's Actually Worth It)

For those looking to drop a dramatic amount of money on dinner—whether for a showy business meeting, or an anniversary, or a rare, calculated …

Japan

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

Entertainment

This Chicken Scarpariello Has a Sauce We Want to Lick Off the Plate

When you can't decide between chicken or sausage and peppers—so you have both.<p>Even after working in kitchens for years, I'm still a sucker for food porn. I was watching an old episode of <i>Lidia's Italy</i> recently and she was making one of her mom's chicken recipes. The close-ups of the golden, browned …

Cooking

The Best Salmon Toppings You Haven’t Tried Yet

Are you bored with your same-old, basic salmon recipes? Try one of these easy, healthy ways to add serious flavor to your fish dinners fast. For each …

Seafood

Vietnamese Caramel Pork

Recipe Notes<p>1b. Other proteins/cuts: This recipe is suitable for slow cooking cuts of pork like shoulder/butt and belly. Please don't try this with …

Have Dinner in Paris with This Creamy Mustard Chicken Recipe

Skillet Creamy French Mustard Chicken<p>Serves 4<p>1 tablespoon olive oil <br>2 pounds bone-in chicken thighs<br>Kosher salt<br>Freshly ground black pepper <br>1/2 cup …

Whole Grain

Skillet Chicken With Creamed Spinach, Mushrooms and Bacon

This skillet chicken has a delicious sauce, perfect for soaking bread or a side. If you wanted to perk this up with a bit of heat you could add some …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much more than a sum of its parts.<p>Each recipe makes enough for six. With the exception of the cacio e pepe, allow 1 litre of water to …

Italian Food

We Dry Brine Chicken, and So Should You

By Alex Delany<p>We season our chicken well before cooking it, and yes, it makes chicken that much better.<p>If there's a way to make chicken taste better than it already does, we’ll do it. Which is why, whenever we've got time, we dry brine chicken with plenty of kosher salt before cooking it—and so …

BBQ

Nurses share a side to their profession that most people don't see

"They see us holistically and with an intimacy that few other people ever will," she told Business Insider.<p>Jones first began to understand the nurses role in healthcare after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005. "I always thought that nurses just take our temperature and blood pressure, or …

Empathy

Amazing images of San Francisco before it was a city

Golden Gate Park, the 1,000-acre green space south of the famous bridge that turns 80 years old this year, is located on what was once the largest sand dune ecosystem in the western hemisphere. These dunes spanned seven miles, essentially the entire width of modern-day San Francisco.<p>About two …

San Francisco

What a Fraternity Hazing Death Revealed About the Painful Search for an Asian-American Identity

Pocono Pines, Pa., is a two-hour drive from New York City. After you exit the Interstate, the route into town winds past short trees and abandoned gas stations with rust-­edged signs showing gas prices from years before. The town, on the shore of Lake Naomi, once serviced the traffic to Mount Airy …

Middle School

Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke Are Just as Cute Together in Real Life

<b>Game of Thrones</b> fans are understandably freaking out about Jon Snow finally meeting Daenerys Targaryen on the show, but honestly, it's just as fun to …

TV Series

Where to Stay in Every Tokyo Neighborhood

The Best Hotels in Tokyo<p>From luxurious towers within Tokyo's most iconic — and frenetic — districts to Japanese-style <i>ryokan</i> rooms in quiet …

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 1 cup<p>¼ cup (30 g) paprika<br>• 2 tablespoons brown sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon mustard powder<br>• 2 tablespoons chili powder<br>• 2 tablespoons cumin<br>• 2 tablespoons granulated garlic<br>• 1 tablespoon cayenne<br>• 2 tablespoons kosher salt<br>• 2 tablespoons ground pepper<p>Preparation<p>In a jar, add all the spices and shake until …

BBQ

25 delicious recipes for your next barbecue

Grab some charcoal, skewers, and a chimney to light your coals. Marinate whatever suits your fancy, chop up salads, mix up some drinks. Revel in the …

Honey Baked Chicken I Recipe

"This recipe is over 27 years old. It is a classic dish and a tasty treat for your guests and you to enjoy."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (2 to 3 pound) whole …

Make This Honey-Orange Skillet Chicken for Dinner Tonight

If you're prepping for your 4th of July party tonight, chances are you need to get something simple and delicious on the table for dinner. This …

Cooking

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Japan