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How to Decipher the Beer List at Your Local Craft Beer Bar

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>It's happened to the best of us. You fancy yourself to be pretty well-versed in all things ale and lager, but suddenly, you find yourself reading through the extensive menu at an ambitious new beer joint and you feel …

3 Ways You May Be Ruining Your Knives

Do you know the quickest way to dull a knife? Turns out there are <i>three.</i> I'm the first to admit I've done two out of three of these things at one time …

Knives

Beyond the Chicago Dog: 8 Haute Hot Dogs We Love in Chicago

GalleryBeyond the Chicago Dog: 8 Haute Hot Dogs We Love in Chicago<p>As we've mentioned a few dozen times on the site, Chicago loves its hot dogs. But while the city is associated with one particular style, which seems to mandate all kinds of rules and regulations, in practice we're more of an equal …

Pasta Salad with Smoked Gouda, Roasted Red Peppers & Artichoke Hearts - a copycat recipe from the Whole Foods salad bar (and a killer lunch recipe for spring!). GET THE RECIPE: Pasta Salad with Smoked Gouda, Roasted Red Peppers & Artichoke Hearts - http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-sinful-pasta-salad-with-smoked-gouda-roasted-red-peppers-and-artichoke-hearts-recipes-from-the-kitchn-189237

Meatless Monday: Zucchini Parmesan Crisps

<b>Meatless Monday is a global movement, a way of life</b><b>.</b> It’s not a campaign to turn everyone in the world vegetarian or vegan; in fact, many involved <i>are</i> …

Chowing Down on Bok Choy! 10 Ways to Love This Asian Green

Bok choy was not even on my radar before it started showing up in my first-ever CSA a few years back. At first I was baffled. What was this crunchy …

Food & Dining

How To Master Basic Knife Skills: The Video

Knife skills are totally essential in the kitchen; knowing how to properly handle a chef's knife is important for safety, speed, and efficiency while …

Knives

Garlic Knots

Fresh pizza dough is a versatile ingredient to have in your fridge. It can be turned into savory or sweet snacks with very little effort. Of course you can always knead the dough yourself from scratch, but I simply can't pass up buying the fresh dough available at my local grocer. These are Garlic …

Recipes

How to Prep Spring Onions

How to Prep Spring Onions, brought to you by Wüsthof.<p><i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ways to handle spring's mild, pleasantly muted onions.</i><p>Onions are indispensable -- they're the …

Dinner Rush! Banh Mi Turkey Burgers

Banh mi-style sandwiches seem to be popping up everywhere lately. While I love this — because I love a good banh mi — I’ve got one big bone to pick. …