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Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

Equivalents and Measures

<b>Volume (Dry)</b><p><b>American Standard Metric 1/8 teaspoon .5 ml 1/4 teaspoon 1 ml 1/2 teaspoon 2 ml 3/4 teaspoon 4 ml 1 teaspoon 5 ml 1 tablespoon 15 ml 1/4</b> …

31 Totally Unexpected Thanksgiving Sides

Sure, you've got Thanksgiving recipes that are never to be messed with (mom's pecan pie, for instance). But every now and then, we love the idea of pushing tradition aside for something unexpected. Sides are a great way to do that, because, let's be real, sometimes mashed potatoes could use an …

Cooking

The 10 Most Filling Foods for Weight Loss

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Nutrition

Popular keyboard app now free on Android, as it launches a new must-have feature

After bringing GIF integration to iPhone a few days ago and making its keyboard app free on iOS for the first time ever, Fleksy on Thursday announced …

50 years ago, a Gemini astronaut smuggled a sandwich into space

Gemini 3, NASA's first two-man space mission, launched 50 years ago today. With it, an unauthorized deli sandwich found its way into orbit — …

Space Exploration

If you speak Mandarin, your brain is different

We speak so effortlessly that most of us never think about it. But psychologists and neuroscientists are captivated by the human capacity to …

Language Learning

22 Delightfully Decadent Recipes for Fat Tuesday

Even if you can’t make it to New Orleans for a classic Carnival celebration, that doesn’t mean you should forgo the fun. Bring the party home on Fat Tuesday with these 22 decadent sweet and savory eats. Let’s just say there’s nothing light about these de<i>light</i>ful recipes, but there’s nothing wrong …

The Quest to Find the Perfect Buffalo Wing Recipe

We set out on a quest to create the best Buffalo wing recipe. Here's what we came up with<p>We have a lot of chicken wing recipes here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. We’ve got vinegar-ed, we’ve got herbed, spicy peanut, and even crab fat-caramel (trust us, they’re delicious). But you know what we didn’t have? A good …

Answer to How do I master Chinese tones?

<i>Here's something I wrote many years ago in answer to this very question:</i><p>True story: When I was a grad student in the States, I worked as a teaching …

5 Best Mandarin Chinese Textbooks for Chinese Learners

Let’s face it.<p>Where do you begin?<p>Where do you get explanations for concepts you don’t understand?<p>Clearly, there’s a lot that can go wrong when …

7 DIY Chinese Take-out Recipes

Anyone can make these 7 upgraded versions of classic dishes at home with these recipes.<p>It's well-known that take-out Chinese food is a Jewish …

10 Recipes to Satisfy Your Scientifically Justified Gut Cravings for Chocolate

According to a new study, there might be such a thing as gut cravings.<p>According to a new study, there might be such a thing as gut cravings. We’ll …