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Mobile app lets musicians play along to songs at their own speed

The app Tony Wacheski made is one he could have used as a teenager, decades back, when he taught himself to drum by playing along with vinyl records. For one thing, he'd have to listen to the entire side. Lose the beat, and the record would charge on without you. And LP's were fickle in ways all …

The Food Lab: The Ultimate Homemade Green Bean Casserole

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>The classic Campbell's green bean casserole is a staple on many Thanksgiving tables. But there are easy ways to upgrade the out-of-the-can version. If you're intimidated by the length and number of steps in this recipe, bear in mind that you don't need to use the …

Browned Brussels With Maple Butter From 'Choosing Sides'

Brussels sprouts are a given on my Thanksgiving table, but I don't always give them much thought. Olive oil, salt, and a hot oven are my only requirements. While this method does produce pleasantly caramelized sprouts, it doesn't add much excitement to the table. This year, I'll take a cue from <b>Tara</b> …

Healthiest Thanksgiving Sides

In our humble opinion, Thanksgiving is superior to any other day of the year. In an effort to make this year's feast the best of all time (sorry, …

In Defense Of Martha Stewart's Food Photos

Restaurants: Your romantic lighting sucks. Martha: You do you.<p><i>Note: BuzzFeed editors put the photos in this post through editing. They still couldn't be saved. But it's not Martha's fault.</i>

Our 9 Favorite Brussels Sprouts Recipes

We're about to turn orange.<p>And no, it's not because we're nervous or embarrassed; it's not because we're stressed about planning that gigantic meal for next week. It's because we're eating <i>way too many</i> sweet potatoes, squashes, pumpkins, and carrots.<p>It's time to get some green back in our lives; …

23 Gorgeous Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Desserts

Some are vegan, some are not. All are highly likely to make people happy.

Adam Rapoport's Turkey Tips

<i>Welcome to Blooper Week, where we'll be polling various cooks and food writers -- as well as the Food52 staff -- about their biggest Thanksgiving bloopers and their essential tips to avoid future disasters.</i><p><i>Today: Bon Appetit's Editor-in-Chief, Adam Rapoport, shares a story of turkey negligence, and</i> …

Homemade Cranberry Sauce, in a Can

My mother makes a killer homemade cranberry sauce. Or so I hear, as I’ve never actually tried it.<p>All those bits of soft-yet-still intact cranberries hold less than zero appeal for me. I once thought this might be a food neurosis I’d outgrow, but after three decades, I think it’s safe to say that I …

How To: Roast a Turkey Like a Pro

Thanksgiving Mistakes to Avoid for Each Course of the Meal

We’ve put all of our Thanksgiving “Common Mistakes” guides in one place; follow them for each step of the dinner to turn out a truly delicious feast.<p>Thanksgiving poses challenges for any home cook; on the Most Important Food Day of the Year, there are so many components and so many ways to screw …

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