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The Food Lab: For Easier Baked Ziti, Soak, Don't Boil Your Pasta

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Here's another exclusive excerpt from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science, which is apparently now a <i>New York Times</i> best-seller. Wow!<p>I hope you enjoy the excerpt (and the mac and cheese!), which comes from the chapter on Tomato …

Italian Food

Snickers Dip Is Your Outrageous Answer To Leftover Halloween Candy

Everything you love about SNICKERS--plenty of salty peanuts, gooey caramel and sweet milk chocolate--into one party-ready dip.<p><b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Get the recipe</b>.<p>The Best Chocolate Recipes In The Whole Entire Universe<p>Chocolate-Almond Coconut Bars<p>Follow PureWow on Twitter: www.twitter.com/purewow

Dessert

ChowNow Partners With UberRUSH to Offer Food Delivery

ChowNow, the customizable online ordering and payment platform for restaurants, today announced a partnership with UberRUSH, Uber's delivery and courier service. This collaboration, the first of its kind in the hot mobile food ordering and delivery space, allows ChowNow to instantly offer its …

San Francisco

Perfect Peanut Butter & Jelly Fudge Will End the Sandwich Debate

<i>Peanut Butter & Jelly Fudge is just like your favorite sandwich from childhood. But this fudge is even better and more decadent!</i><p>There's a huge debate in my family. Or should I call it the great divide. And it all centers on how to properly make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.<p>Here are the main …

Dessert

10 Desserts for Coffee Addicts

Don't just drink your beans.<p>If you love coffee—really, really love coffee—then a few cups in the morning just don't cut it. So make the most of your …

Dessert

5 Fried Desserts to Make This Fall

Fried oreos and flan cake are just a few of the decadent fried desserts you can find at the Texas State Fair, which kicks off today. If you can't …

Dessert

Japan Blesses the World With Kit-Kat Croissants

Leave it to Japan to improve upon one of life's great gustatory pleasures, the buttery, flaky croissant. Coffee shop chain Pronto is shoving Kit Kat wafers inside its French pastries for a sugary, more processed — and yet, insanely delicious-looking? — take on the pain au chocolat. The new …

KitKat

12 ways to get more battery life from your iOS device running iOS 9

Apple's new iOS 9 will make your old iOS device feel like new again with all of the features and screw tightening it brings.<p>But like every new …

Why You Shouldn't Pair Cheese with Wine (Plus 10 Tips for Building a Better Cheese Plate)

<i>Because the best thing to pair with cheese is more cheese.</i><p>Portland, Oregon is full of surprises: Turn a corner and you're in the middle of the largest wild park in the country, ask for directions and you'll leave the conversation with a recommendation for the best local cider, and order "omakase" …

This Video Teaches You How to Make a Perfect Cup of Coffee, No Matter the Style

In the old days, making coffee was as simple as pouring grounds and water into a machine, and then pressing a button. Not so anymore. With all sorts of apparatuses that can brew in all sorts of different ways, figuring out how to actually make good coffee can be confusing. But have no fear: This …

Coffee

9 Game Day Snacks That Take 15 Minutes or Less

The next time you’re settling in for an evening, afternoon or entire day of football, don’t try to save time by ordering in. Instead, whip up a few …

Cooking

Grow Up and Make Your Own Damn Soup With These Basic Building Blocks

<i>This article originally appeared on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Colin St. John</b><p>Whaddup chefs?<p>For me, there are few meals that can be as satisfying as a well-made soup -- especially at lunchtime. As the weather cools off, a hot concoction is just what the doctor ordered. And, no, not some scrub Progresso or even that …

New Mexico

Forage Becomes Din, Raises $3M in Seed Funding

San Francisco-based Din, the meal-delivery service formerly known as Forage, is expanding its horizons to Los Angeles. The start-up has announced $3 million in seed funding and that LA deliveries are now in the works. The ingredients and recipes are from well-known chefs and meant to let customers …

Seed Funding

The Spaghetti And Meatball Recipes You Have To Try

There's no pairing more classic than spaghetti and meatballs. This quintessential pasta dish gives you everything you want and need: a big plate of spaghetti, lots of marinara sauce, and huge hunks of meat (or the veggie equivalent) to satisfy your soul. It's a beautiful thing, truly. Which is why …

Cooking

Fallout 4 Cinematic Trailer Coming From Guillermo del Toro's Production Company - Report

Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's production company worked on a cinematic trailer for the unannounced--but rumored--Fallout 4, according to the online resume of someone who says they worked on it. As spotted by Videogamer, a Mirada Studios contract employee listed "Fallout 4 cinematic trailer" on …

New Monster Hunter RPG for 3DS, Stories, Goes in a Different Direction

Capcom has revealed the next game in the Monster Hunter series for 3DS, and it appears to be a different take on the franchise than we've come to know.<p>Monster Hunter Stories, as it's called, was announced at a Monster Hunter event in Japan this weekend. Rather than taking on the usual role of …

North America

Which gaming PCs are worth buying?

If you're serious about your computer gaming, you're going to want a desktop made for it. Many gamers choose to build their own, selecting the parts that best suit their needs. But to do that, you need the time and money, and it also generally helps to know what you're doing. For those of you …

There Was A Mini-"Friends" Reunion And It Was Perfection

In an exact replica of Monica's kitchen, no less! Could we be more excited?<p>Many have tried to organize an official <i>Friends</i> reunion in the decade since NBC's beloved show went off the air — but we came as close as we likely ever will on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> Wednesday night. The late-night host asked …

Would you watch a Resident Evil cop show? (update)

A production company is reportedly developing a TV series based on zombie megafranchise Resident Evil, according to Bloody Disgusting.<p>The pitch is pretty interesting. Called "Arklay," and created by Shawn Christopher Lebert, it’s dark and mysterious and has all the trappings of a juicy, …

The Last of Us has an epilogue, and here it is (correction)

<i>The Last of Us</i> developer Naughty Dog created one final closing scene for the game, and during <i>The Last of Us: One Night Live</i>, yesterday's one-off live performance based on the game's story, the studio presented the epilogue for those in attendance.<p>(<b>Warning:</b> Spoilers for <i>The Last of Us</i> follow.)<p>NeoGAF …

The 5 Biggest Gaming Announcements of Comic-Con 2014

Comic-Con 2014 has sadly come to a close. It was a big year with announcement for people of all hobbies: comics, films, and most import to us, gaming.<p>…

The Last of Us: Breaking down its new epilogue with Naughty Dog, Joel, and Ellie

<i>This story contains spoilers for The Last of Us.</i><p>The Last of Us lives on beyond its emotionally charged ending.<p>Last night, developer Naughty Dog revealed a brand new scene from its hit postapocalyptic game during a special one-night-only event. With the help of The Last of Us director Neil …

Final Fantasy Explorers' Job System Is A Little Different From The Main Series

Final Fantasy Explorers’ Job System Is A Little Different From The Main Series<p><b>By Sato</b> . July 1, 2014 . 3:10am<p>Square Enix recently revealed a lot of …

Dragon Age: Inquisition - No DLC Followers, Difficulty Details and More

Share Email<p>The creative director for Dragon Age: Inquisition has once again dropped a few small details about the game while answering fan questions …

Dragon Age

How to enter the world of black market Pokemon

I have bred an army of perfected super-Pokemon. I have completed my Pokedex. I am a grown adult man, and for a grown adult man, these are dubious achievements. I am not sure what drove me to do these things, but I am kind of proud of myself.<p><i>Pokemon</i> is a Japanese RPG series, published by Nintendo, …

Why some fans are battling with Notch over Minecraft changes

Around the world, millions of people enjoy playing <i>Minecraft</i>, one of the most successful video games of all time.<p>But an argument has broken out between Mojang, the maker of <i>Minecraft</i>, and the many companies and people which host <i>Minecraft</i> multiplayer servers, and who charge for their services, which …

Honey Lee Is Hotter Than the Summer Sun for Instyle

Miss Korea turned Actress, <b>Honey Lee</b>, looked sizzling hot in a swim suit pictorial for <b>Instyle Magazine</b>.<p>The summer pictorial was for the July issue of …

The Elder Scrolls VI: Argonia

<b>The Elder Scrolls VI: Argonia</b><p><b>Developer(s)</b><p>Bethesda Studios<p><b>Publisher(s)</b><p>N/A<p><b>Platform(s)</b><p>Xbox One, PS4 and PC<p><b>Release date</b><p>March 2016<p>Action, Role-Playing<p><i>The</i> …