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Roy Choi’s Furikake Kettle Corn

I’m don’t have a cool party trick. I’m not double jointed. I’m not a gymnast or former cheerleader. I can’t curse in Russian. I never could do one of …

8 Foods that Might Actually Improve Your Mood

We have some bad news for you: According to a new study, comfort foods don’t actually make you feel better.<p>We have some bad news for you: According …

4 Secret Butcher's Cuts to Try

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're letting you in on the secret cuts that butchers have been</i> …

BBQ

10 Secrets to Perfectly Grilled Fish

Have you ever put a beautiful, expensive piece of fish--a side of salmon, say, or some thick halibut fillets, or a tuna steak--on the grill, only to lose big chunks of it when it glues itself to the grates? Or accidently char it, or just plain cook it too long--until it's dried out and chalky?<p>We've …

Seafood

A Bacon-Jalapeño Grilled Cheese, Made of Waffles That Are Made of Tater Tots

As a kid, my favorite after-school snack was a plate of tater tots with slices of Kraft Singles melted on top. I'd stick it in the microwave to get the cheese kind of scorched. I'm not even going to pretend that my taste has evolved beyond that, but I'll admit it was time for a renovation.<p>Sometimes …

9 Essential Tools for Cooking Vegetables

<i>As home cooks, we rely on our instincts, our knowledge, and our curiosities -- but we also have to rely on our tools. Which is why we're asking the experts about the essential tools we need to make our favorite foods attainable in our own kitchens.</i><p><i>Today: Deborah Madison, produce whisperer and</i> …

GoPro Captures An Egg Being Poached Underwater, Incites Benedict Cravings

There's much debate over how to perfectly poach an egg.<p>The perfect poached egg? It has a runny-but-thick, drippy yolk encased in soft, smooth whites. Some swear adding a dash of vinegar to the simmering pot will help the egg properly solidify. Other say swirling the water in a counter-clockwise …

Rise and Dine: Four Energy Breakfasts From Four Healthy Ingredients

They say that simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.<p>In today's world though, excessive glorification of "busy" happens all too often -- particularly when it comes to healthy lifestyles. Through complicated diets and workout plans, getting lost on your fit journey becomes possible.<p>Possible, yes, …

The Truth About Hot Dogs—Plus 2 Ways to Dress Them Up

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: Hot dogs get dressed up for the ball -- two ways.</i><p>Ever since the …

10 Game-Changing Panini Press Recipes. No Sandwiches. Not One.

The panini press is a remarkable kitchen tool. Those glorious grill marks, the melty-ness of cheese, the perfectly toasty toastedness of toast. Yes, the appliance provides an instant upgrade to pretty much anything pressed between two slices of bread.<p>The only thing wrong with the panini press is, …

Get a 4-terabyte external hard drive for $119.99

Even as we shift to cloud-powered everything, there's a need for local storage. You've got ever-expanding music and photo collections, to say nothing of all that sweet video you're shooting with your new quadcopter. Heck, maybe you're still old-school when it comes to movies, ripping Blu-ray and …

A Professor Created A Single Tree That Can Produce 40 Types Of Fruit

"The idea is that I could collapse a whole orchard and put it into one tree," he told Business Insider.<p>Each of the colors in the photo above represents a variety of flowering tree. Collectively, as one plant, they produce 40 different edible stone fruits (ones with pits, like peaches and plums). …

Peaches

The Spicy Tuna Roll Corn Dog Is What America Does With Sushi

If your first reaction to seeing a spicy tuna roll turned into a corn dog on a stick is complete and total horror, you're not alone. It's scary. It feels wrong. But, trust us, it's not. Hear us out.<p>We know that this particular combination of Japanese and American cuisines is bold. Some might even …

Google Street View Gets Sound via Amplifon Experiment

Google Street View is a brilliant way to immerse yourself in some of the most remote parts of the world, but right now it’s a strictly visual experience. Amplifon, a specialist in hearing aids, is hoping to change that with a new project called ‘Sounds of Street View.’<p>As the name implies, this web …

Listen to 110 Years of Uninterrupted Billboard Charts with Remix of the Century

Ever wondered what was the number one on the Billboard Charts in 1920? Nor us. But out of interest, it was a song called ‘Dardanella’, by Ben Selvin & His Orchestra.<p>A new Music Hack Day project aims to provide questions like this with an accurate answer, exploring a century of the Billboard Charts. …

Feel Amazing: Detox Kale Salad

Detox kale salad that won't make you miss a thing. From avocado to walnuts, this salad has it all.<p>From time to time, we could all use a little detox. Whether we're detoxing from a 4-hour Grey's Anatomy re-run marathon, an epic Facebook stalking session, or our weekend cinnamon roll bender, changing …

Healthy Eating

Mystical Banana Apparatus Pumps Your Average Banana With Chocolate Filling

Have you ever peeled a banana and felt inexplicably forlorn? Like something was missing?<p>One company has tapped into the emotional anguish of banana-eaters everywhere and crafted a remedy: The DestapaBanana. The apparatus injects bananas with sweet fillings that transform the average fruit into …

How to Mellow Garlic and Onions

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Chill out. And get your alliums to do the same.</i><p>As much as we value alliums as a base for all we do, their bite is easy to resent and difficult to …

Kitchens

Smoking Meat 101: Barbecue for Beginners

Barbecue doesn't have to be intimidating. With these tips from pitmaster Pat Martin, smoking meat can be downright easy—even for beginners<p>"If you can smoke a slab of ribs, you can cook a whole hog," says <b>Pat Martin</b>, owner of Martin's BBQ Joint in Nolensville, Tennessee. Beloved of <i>Bon Appétit</i> …

Life beyond Earth seems 'inevitable', US planetary scientist says

Astronomers are standing on a "great threshold" of space exploration that could see evidence of extra-terrestrial life being discovered in the next 20 years, an expert has claimed. Life beyond the Earth seems inevitable given the immensity of the universe, says US planetary scientist Dr Sara Seager.<p>…

23 Classic Cocktails You Need to Know How to Make

23 classic cocktails you should know how to make, from Manhattans to Margaritas<p>Knowing how to make classic cocktails is important. There's only one problem: There are a lot of them. Unless you're a bartender, there's no way you'll remember what goes into a Sazerac or the proportions of a Moscow …

The Best Barbecue Sauces You've Never Heard of, From Europe

"A well made sauce will make even an elephant or a grandfather palatable," observed the nineteenth century French food writer, Grimod de la Reynière. Strange dude, Grimod: he had webbed fingers, like a duck, and he once staged his own funeral just to see who would come. He would have been a blogger …

BBQ

Two Ways to Perfect A Fish Glaze

<i>This summer, Christine Burns Rudalevige of The Family Fish Project is on a mission to help us cook and eat more seafood at home.</i><p><i>Today: Get the secrets to giving your fish a good glaze, two ways.</i><p>There is more than one way to glaze a piece of fish. There are two basic ways, actually.<p>There is the …

Runtastic’s $120 Orbit Fitness Tracker Prizes Function And Features Over Fashion

Runtastic is doing the reverse of what many startups are doing these days: it’s going from being a software platform provider to becoming a hardware maker with the Runtastic Orbit fitness tracker. The Orbit is similar in concept and execution to the various trackers from Fitbit, Jawbone and Nike …

Security researchers say USB security ‘broken,’ can take over Macs or PCs

The USB standard has a fundamental security flaw that allows an attacker to take over any device it is connected to, whether PC or Mac, say security researchers in a frightening piece by <i>Wired</i>.<p>Describing the proof-of-concept Karsten Nohl and Jakob Lell plan to present at the Black Hat conference …

Career Arc: Tom Petty

Taking stock of the legendary rocker’s steady, stunning 40-year career<p>Who is Tom Petty? Naturally I’m asking this because there’s a pretty good …

Music

How to Use a Surplus of Zucchini

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Delicious ways to use up a bushel of zucchini -- one peck at a time.</i><p>If you're …

16 Things We Learned After a Day at ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s House

The massive “Weird Al” Yankovic cult knew it was only a matter of time until the rest of the world joined their ranks, but few people could have …

Summer Seafood Essentials (Lobster Bibs Included)

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- and we don't want you to miss out on the fun.</i><p><i>Today on Food52: Don't be crabby! It's summer seafood season.</i><p>We crave seafood in the summer. Maybe it’s the heat, or the thought of the beach and the ocean, but all we want is lightly grilled fish with …

Seafood

DIY Dried Pineapple Flowers for a Tiki Party

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: After a few hours in the oven, slices of pineapple are transformed into tropical flowers for decorating cakes or drinks.</i><p>When you're planning a tiki party in Brooklyn, …

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