Jennifer Damaska

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The Chew: Fall Flavors

• <b>Author:</b> The Chew<p>The hosts of ABC's hit daytime TV show <i>The Chew</i> bring you <i>The Chew: Fall Flavors</i>--more than 20 fall recipes and behind-the-scenes dish from their print book, available on your e-reader, tablet or mobile device.<p>Every day millions of people tune in and pull up a home-side seat at <i>The …

Which Hot Potato? Your Guide to Yukon Golds, Fingerlings, and Baby Reds

When it comes to picking our carbs, we can never say no to a potato. Whether we're feasting on tater tots at a trendy retro-style diner, mashing up Russets as comfort food, or adding potatoes to our sautés and <b>salads</b> for extra sustenance, we're truly potato people at heart.<p>If you imagine that the …

Hot Avocados Are Ruining Everything, Here's How (PHOTOS)

Avocados have a dark side. We know this is hard for you to hear, but bear with us.<p>We are well aware that just about everyone loves avocados. We love eating them the conventional way (in guacamole and in salads), and we're not opposed to getting a little crazy with avocados every once in a while. …

Restaurant Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now (PHOTOS)

From the very beginning of Instagram, food has been a popular subject of this amateur photo platform -- from Instagrammed lattes to #foodporn, we've pretty much seen it all.<p>But as Instagram has become an increasingly influential social media method for businesses, we've seen the relationship …

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Play 'Real or Fake Fast Food Item?'

Last night on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>, host <b>Jimmy Kimmel</b> asked his audience to play a round of "Real or Fake Fast Food Item?" with various actual and imagined fast food dishes. The idea for the game, Kimmel says, was inspired by the <b>Jack in the Box</b> Jack's Munchie Meal, which includes: two tacos, french …

25 Reasons Fall Is The Most Delicious Season

Don't expect to see me eating anything that isn't covered in cheese for the next six months.

Barilla Pasta Chairman Says No Gays Allowed In Company's Ads

"If gays don't like it, they can always eat another brand of pasta." UPDATE: Barilla has posted an apology on Twitter and Facebook.<p>As Aurelio Mancuso, president of Equality Italia, said, "We accept his invitation to not eat his pasta."<p>View this post on Facebook

12 Sweet Cinnamon Recipes to Spice Up Your Fall Days

We don't often look to the spice rack to inspire a recipe roundup, but, given its ubiquity in fall baking in particular, cinnamon deserves a deep dive. Also known as cassia, the cinnamon you're most likely to find in the US is bold and spicy-sweet (in contrast with milder Ceylon cinnamon). Sure, we …

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A History of the Cake Mix, the Invention That Redefined 'Baking'

From their invention in the Depression to their postwar popularity, cake mixes are an expression of American ingenuity (and marketing)<p>Before you turn up your nose when your mom offers to bring a box of cake mix to your house the next time she visits, consider the story of how the much-maligned …

How to Make Your Own Greek Yogurt

Long before Greek yogurt lined the shelves of every supermarket in America, it was a staple in our home. My yiayia (Greek for grandmother) had a ceramic crock that she brought with her from Greece. She used it to make the most wonderfully thick and creamy yogurt. She would often slather it on top …

Breakfast

‘I’m 124 sandwiches away from an engagement ring’

<i>Since last June, a young woman has attracted attention from culinary world icons such as Emeril Lagasse, Michael White and Ken Friedman with</i> …

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Overstocked Pantries Are Food People Problem #1

Bon Appétit staffers have overstocked pantries—beans, canned food, cookie decorations—and it's becoming a Serious Issue. Click through to see what we mean<p>"My girlfriend told me last night that I have 36 hours before she breaks up with me." That's what <b>Amiel Stanek</b>, assistant to <i>BA</i>'s editor in chief, …

i>Top Chef Masters</i> Finale Recap: Dave Hill on Curtis Stone’s Hair and Cocaine-Looking Desserts

I guess we all saw this coming, but as a culinary expert, big fan of the show, and guy who was really getting used to those checks from Grub Street …

Top Chef Masters: Something Borrowed, Something Sous

Serious Entertaining: A Dim Sum-Inspired Chinese Food Party

Why settle on one dish when you can sample dozens? Oh right, NO REASON, that's why. Enter dim sum, the ancient Chinese art of making a whole lot of damn fine food, served small plate-style at exceedingly affordable prices. It is, at least through my humble, New-York-Jew-tinted glasses, the shining …