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The Hottest Beer You've Ever Tasted Is Obviously Called Crime And Punishment

To be honest, the idea of chile-infused beer really did not sound that crazy to us. We've prepared and consumed our fair share of micheladas, and tend to drink our beer alongside things that are heavily chile-spiked anyway. But then we read the labels on Stone Brewing Company's newest creations, …

Upgrade Your Steak And Eggs

Fit Food Network star Robert Irvine shares his secrets of the protein-packed breakfast.<p>Robert Irvine is a busy man. His popular show <i>Restaurant: Impossible</i> is in its 17th season on the Food Network, and now he has a brand-new competition show called <i>Restaurant Express</i>.<p>Despite Irvine’s hectic …

Recipes

A Week's Worth of Pie with Four & Twenty Blackbirds

<i>For #PieWeek, our guest editors are Emily and Melissa Elsen, the pie mavens behind Four & Twenty Blackbirds in Brooklyn, NY. They will be sharing recipes all week from their first cookbook, and giving away a copy each day!</i><p><i>Today: Pie Week was fun -- good thing the Holidays are around the corner.</i> …

Food Media

The other day news came that the <i>San Francisco Chronicle</i> was closing down its food section and rolling it into a new "lifestyle" section. And here's a Q&A with Audrey Cooper, the managing editor of the <i>Chronicle</i>. Quote: "I think we have a few advantages—that we have <b>Michael Bauer</b> and his staff, and we …

How Much Will Americans Spend on Their Thanksgiving Turkey?

Forty-six million turkeys will be roasted, deep fried, basted and brined this Thanksgiving. The American Farm Bureau Federation says the cost of a …

25 Ways to Use Persimmons

Persimmons are the bright orange fall and winter fruits that are often mistaken for unripe tomatoes and even more frequently passed by in the market …

In Which We Make Stuffing Waffles

Answer this question quick, without thinking about it: <b>What's your favorite thing?</b><p>Got that in your head? Good. Now, follow-up: <b>What's your favorite part of your favorite thing?</b><p>I did a quick impromptu survey around the office and got a pretty good range of responses.<p>Tracie's favorite thing is turkey, …

Top Spots for Tea

Most cafés offer a basic tea selection, but when you’re on the hunt for higher quality or a wide selection, where do you go? Locals recommend …

The Torta Is the Best Motherf*&^ing Sandwich Ever

<i>First appeared on Food Riot, by Susie Rodarme</i><p>photo by Melissa Horn<p>Just, look. Look at that torta. Tell me that is not a sandwich you immediately want to stuff into your mouth until it's gone (unless you are vegetarian, and if so, I GOT YOU COVERED).<p>A torta is a broad class of Mexican sandwich that …

27 Big And Beautiful Bundt Cakes

I like big bundts and I cannot lie.

NYC Cooking Classes to Take This Week and Beyond

We're teaming up with <b>CourseHorse</b>, a free service that aggregates classes to take in your spare time. This week: food-centric courses selected by the Serious Eats staff to bone up on your cooking chops and food knowledge.<p><b>Note:</b> CourseHorse is offering a special deal for first-time course subscribers: …

Dragon Fruit Health Benefits Are Only Surpassed By Their Beauty

When trying to eat healthy, monotony is the enemy. Instead of that same old apple, reach for a stranger, prettier, nutrient-richer fruit: Dragon fruit.<p>Here's what you need to know about the fruit that should be at the top of your shopping list this weekend.<p>First of all, dragon fruit is beautiful. …

How to Make Gravy Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Gravy is spectacularly easy, and -- spoiler alert! -- even make-ahead friendly. Here's how to make it happen.</i><p>…

McDonald’s Customers Say They Were Accused of Being Gay, Threatened With Violence

Two Manhattan men allege in a lawsuit filed last week that a 2:30 a.m. visit to a Harlem McDonald’s last December started off badly enough when one …

Great Ideas for Green Bell Peppers

While green bell peppers lack the sweetness of their fully ripe red and yellow counterparts, there are lots of delicious ways to cook with them, from …

Where to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner in Chicago, 2013 Guide

The biggest eating day of the year is fast approaching, but do you have a plan? If you're planning on cooking Thanksgiving at home, we have you covered with tons of incredible recipes and techniques to bring the best out of your turkey. But what if you're excited about the concept of eating all the …

These Brewers Made Beer Taste Like Meat

And it's great. Really, really great. (Note: No animals were harmed during the brewing of this meaty beer.)<p><b>Greg Engert was enjoying</b> a half-smoke at Washington, D.C.'s Red Apron Butchery when he got to thinking about the sausage on his plate. Whoever makes these kinds of municipal decisions has long …

Is Nut Milk the New Kombucha?

In that it's getting trendy, yeah. In that mixologists are using it in cocktails, yeah. In that health-related claims are being made about it, yeah -- albeit not the same claims. With kombucha it's all about the probiotics and alleged antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. With nut milk …

13 Seasonal Sweet Potato Recipes to Eat All Day Long

Asking you to choose between potatoes and sweet potatoes would be like asking you to choose between chocolate and vanilla ice cream, mozzarella and ricotta cheese, or pumpkin and pecan pie. There's no right answer and luckily, it's not a decision you have to make.<p>But if we did, hypothetically …

Boozy Cures for the Common Cold

Steel yourself against cold and flu season with boozy, steaming-hot drinks that double, however arguably, as preventive medicine<p>Feel a cold coming on? Make yourself a drink. When made with flu-fighting ingredients like honey, ginger, herbal tea, and chiles, cocktails can help you beat your winter …

Common Cold

The Food Lab's Complete Guide to a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

<b>The key to a successful Thanksgiving is planning.</b> Know what needs to get done, when it needs to be done, and how much manpower and time it's going to take you. There's no better way to derail a calm evening than by scrambling at the last minute to make sure your turkey is cooked through, the gravy …

Thanksgiving Headquarters

Your one-stop shop for Thanksgiving EVERYTHING: turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, pies, and way more.<p>Turkey, Stuffing & Gravy<p>Essential recipes for the main event.<p>How to Survive Thanksgiving<p>Advice, make-ahead recipes, and quick tips.<p>Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes & Squash<p>From buttery mashed …

Thanksgiving Dishes: Fake It or Make It

Which Thanksgiving dishes are worth cooking from scratch and which are safe to fake?<p>Hosting Thanksgiving dinner can be stressful, what with all the prepping and timing and cooking, not to mention having to be a gracious and entertaining host. So any shortcuts in the kitchen are certainly …

5 Great Affordable Bourbons to Buy When You Can't Find Pappy Van Winkle

<i>By Andrew Knowlton</i><p>Every year, I ask Santa for a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon from Kentucky, and every year he comes up empty-handed. If the man in red can't get it, who can? The answer: very few. Pappy, as it's called by its legions of fans, is easily the most sought-after bourbon on the …

Charbucks Trumps Starbucks in Court - Again

In what sounds like an anecdote for a possible sequel to Malcolm Gladwell's latest book, <i>David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants</i>, <b>Starbucks</b> has lost a case in federal appellate court to prevent a small New Hampshire coffee roaster's efforts to market and sell a …

A Hamburger Tuesday: Turkey Burger Roundup

Earlier this month, we put out a call for your homemade turkey burgers, and the AHT community responded with submissions that range from quick and easy burgers that come together in a flash to totally inspired creations that could potentially serve as a Thanksgiving centerpiece. Scroll down to see …

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Recipe Guide

Recipes

Can Fire Cider Really Cure Our Colds? (PHOTO)

We know that nothing really <i>cures</i> a cold except rest and time. But that doesn't mean that we aren't always searching for delicious things to eat when we have a cold that might improve our situation, even if for just a moment. Usually edible cold remedies are things like warming soups, spicy stews …

Thanksgiving Stuffing Cake in a Bundt Pan | Food Network