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Nate Silver To Democrats: You Might Want To Buy Those Brown Trousers Now

I can only rate this as a freakin five alarm fire involving emergency responders from three states. And FEMA. From Nate Silver at 538.com.<p>Hillary …

Video: The Food Lab's Foolproof Homemade Mayonnaise

If you've been reading the site for a few years, or have my book, you've no doubt read about this technique. You may have even seen this suuuuuuper-old video I made. There is nothing here that has not been done before by other people. But it explains one of the most</i> …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Try this recipe for grilled eggplant with red and yellow peppers tonight

A touch of smoke can add a nice depth to your dishes, be it a main or dessert, side or salad. This grilled eggplant dish is surprisingly simple to make, but has a pretty fun and colorful presentation.<p>Grill thick rounds of globe eggplant until charred and softened, then top with marinated roasted …

Drink Up! The Case for Republicans and Democrats Boozing Together

I think they’re just not drinking enough. The politicians, I mean. The ones in Washington, D.C. The ones who are supposed to be running the …

Mitch McConnell

This Cocktail Was Once as Popular as the Martini. And Then It Disappeared.

It's called the Bijou, and it has emerged from decades-long hibernation.<p>In the cocktail renaissance of the last decade, many classics have been exhumed, polished, and updated for modern palates. Some have taken hold and are now as common on bar menus across the country as the gin-and-tonic. The …

Turn Leftover Grains Into This Healthy Take on Kimchi Fried Rice

This kimchi stir-fry is instant comfort in a grain bowl.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>Growing up, my favorite nights were the ones when my …

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

29 Clever Kitchen Cleaning Tips Every Clean Freak Needs To Know

Get your yellow rubber gloves ready.

Healthy Chinese Recipes That Taste Better Than Takeout

80 Twenty Nutrition<p>Low-Carb Cauliflower "Fried Rice" with Spicy Shrimp<p>This low-carb Cauliflower Fried Rice with Spicy Shrimp lets you dig into a bowl …

The Cooking Trick That Slashes the Calories in Rice by Half

You just need a smidgen of oil.<p>Whether you think rice is a friend or foe to your diet, there's one thing we can all agree on: It's delicious. Now, scientists have gone and done something incredibly cool — they figured out a new way to cook the grain that could cut its calories in half.<p>New research …

Nutrition

Maple Sesame Kale Chips

I’m not sure how you feel about kale chips — they are not for everyone, as my children have made <i>abundantly</i> clear — but if you’re fan like I am, this …

Level Up Your Plank Workout: 11 Planks to Build Core Strength

When you were a kid, you probably did sit-ups at school for an ab workout. But is the sit-up the best ab exercise? That’s actually a simple question. …

Muscle-Building Food: How to Cook Southwest Shakshuka for Dinner

Ronny JosephRonny JosephShakshukaCook this for dinner tonight.Shakshuka is one of those recipes people hold very close to their heart. Everyone has a …

Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival Recipe: Anaheim Chile and Roasted Cauliflower Burrito

I hope you’ve been enjoying the Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival as much as we have!<p>Weekly Button<p>Delicious food as well as fun and …

Slow Cooker Spicy Cashew Chicken | Creme De La Crumb

Slow Cooker Spicy Cashew Chicken<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>4 hours<p>Total time<p>4 hours 10 mins<p>Savory and spicy slow cooked Asian cashew chicken with …

#Recipe : Vegetarian dirty Thai fried quinoa

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b><p>2 cups uncooked quinoa<br>3 organic peppers, different colors<br>12 oz fresh green beans<br>16 oz extra firm tofu, cubed<br>1-2 tbs fresh ginger, …

A Fried Squash Blossom Recipe to Celebrate Spring

Italian regional cuisine has always fascinated the world thanks to its vivid colors and pungent flavors. In recent years Tuscany and Sicily have gotten the most love. But in her new book, writer and historian Katie Parla — who is based in Rome (and serves as Eater's Rome correspondent) — and …

33 Ideas For Your Most Organized Kitchen Ever

#11 is a total game-changer.<p>If you've struggled to keep your kitchen organized, you're not alone. The struggle is all too real, but there's hope for your biggest (and smallest) problem spots. These practical ideas really work, so you won't be overwhelmed by clutter — or veer into organization …

48 Classic Italian Recipes That Make Us Want to Quit Our Jobs, Move to Tuscany, and Drink Chianti All Day

There's nothing quite like these classic Italian recipes, from Cacio e Pepe to Pasta a la Gricia, and hello, pesto.<p>Nobody does impeccable pasta dishes, quality meats, and seasonal, simple vegetables prepared well quite like the Italians. That's why we don't mess with these recipes—they're …

Cooking

How to Poach a Dozen Eggs at the Same Time

Poaching eggs can seem like a daunting task. How exactly do we make a "tornado" in barely simmering water? Plus, offering them to a crowd is always tricky.<p>Luckily, there's an easy way to poach a lot of eggs at the same time.<p><b>Awesome! What do I need?</b> In lieu of a saucepan, grab a non-stick muffin …

How to Make a Vegan “Buddha Bowl” in 5 Easy Steps

From chia seed pudding to the current poké craze, it seems everything these days tastes better when eaten out of a bowl. The latest culinary trend …

Here's the recipe for rice with roasted cauliflower from Ad Hoc

Every once in a while you learn a new kitchen trick. Maybe it's how to peel ginger using a spoon, or flouring pans with cocoa powder when baking a chocolate cake. With this recipe for rice with roasted cauliflower, the magic is in how you cook the rice.<p>Basically, you boil the rice just like you …

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

23 Books Everyone Should Read, According to Mark Zuckerberg

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The Best No-Carb Cloud Bread with only 4 Ingredients

I thought what the heck is <b>Cloud Bread</b> ? Bread with no carbs? I saw this recipe few months ago and with the name like that I knew I had to give it a …

The Ultimate Extra-Crispy Double-Fried Confit Buffalo Wings Recipe

Are these wings more work than your standard wing? Sure, but all of the extra work can be done hours, days, or even weeks in advance. Come game day, all you've got to do is heat up that pot of oil and fry as many or as few wings as you want. And believe me, it's worth the extra effort.<p>Full-on …

D.I.Y. Recipe: Basic Granola Formula

Basic Granola Formula<p>Start with about 8 cups dry to 1 cup wet for a mildly sweet, crunchy granola, but feel free to adjust the proportions to your …

Nickelback Is Working on New Music, Has Some Words for Kanye West

Nickelback closed out its 2015 by canceling a slew of tour dates, as frontman Chad Kroeger underwent surgery to heal a cyst on his voice box. …

Charred Salsa Verde Recipe

This is my favorite salsa, hands down, and that's coming from someone who <i>loves</i> salsa. Smoky, spicy, sweet, bright, and complex, this is the one salsa to rule them all. The fact that it only has four real ingredients, you can make it in 20 minutes, and it requires pretty much no knife work or clean …

Daniel Humm Makes 6 Sauces That Will Turn Your Kitchen into a Michelin-Star Restaurant

“If it doesn’t play a role, it shouldn’t be on the plate,” says Daniel Humm, chef of New York City’s Eleven Madison Park, ranked the fifth-best …