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Marinated Chinese eggplant is the only recipe I've ever begged from a chef

I used to feel guilty asking chefs for recipes. In a roundabout, nonsensical way, by making that dish at home it felt like I was taking business away …

The Mouthwatering Dinner You Can Make with Just 5 Ingredients (And Kids Love It, Too)

A Dutch baby is basically a pancake and a popover combined—and it will quickly become an easy dinner go-to.<p>I always thought Dutch baby pancakes had …

The 10 Best Shampoos for Thinning Hair

Add some extra thickness where you need it most.<p>Suddenly seeing a new patch of sparse hairs where there used to be many is never fun. Luckily, there are a few key ways to keep your hair looking full. And it all starts with a shampoo that promotes volume and thickness. Here are 10 of the best to get …

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

This'll inspire you to take your relationship with grilled cheese to the next level.<p>Warning: American cheese has no place in this story.<p>While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or even Kraft singles, most experts …

Cooking

The Fire Inside the World’s Oldest Restaurant’s Oven Has Been Burning Continuously for 293 Straight Years

Restaurante Sobrino de Botin has been serving food since 1725.<p>Nearly a century ago Ernest Hemingway wrote his novel <i>The Sun Also Rises</i>, a book that …

World Records

How to Make a Georgian Cheese Boat (Khatchapuri) | The Nosher

I first fell in love with adjaruli khatchapuri, also known as Georgian cheese bread or cheese boat, at Marani Restaurant in Queens, NY. This …

Baking

Japanese beef stew is umami-rich and deeply magical

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>I’ve turned my back on …

Recipes

America’s Test Kitchen’s Ultimate Tiramisu recipe

Serves 10 to 12<p>Note: Make this classic tiramisu recipe as is, or use it as a jumping off point to make an eclectic variation using some of these tips …

Dessert

Buttery German Apple Cake

8 servings<p>This gorgeous cake was unanimously crowned the best of the best from this year’s Readers’ Choice Week recipe submissions. We love the simple method to get that professional shingled look without having to layer each individual apple slice. Make sure the butter is truly room temperature, …

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

Australians are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. …

How to Eat Clean for a Whole Entire Week

The whole “clean eating” thing sounds daunting, but in reality it just comes down to choosing real, non-processed foods in order to feel like your …

Healthy Eating

Japanese Cheesecake Is Lighter, Spongier, Perfect-er

Japanese cheesecake is an unassuming sort of dessert—a tall, single-layer cake usually finished with a dusting of powdered sugar. My first taste was a true surprise. First thing’s first: It isn’t really a cheesecake, and won’t remind you of one. But it's definitely a cake.<p>Let me explain: True …

How to make next level spaghetti carbonara

Cooked with care, carbonara can be one of those magical dishes that is so much more than the sum of its parts. Made quickly from a handful of …

21 Cooking Charts That'll Make Any Foodie Say "Excuse Me, What?!"

* prints and tapes to fridge *

7 Sheet Pan Dinners That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

Confession: When we want to whip up a flavorful meal without spending more than an hour in the kitchen, we turn to quick and easy sheet pan dinners. …

This Simple, Fragrant Cake Is Half Flour, Half Nuts (But That's Not Its Only Secret)

The simplest desserts are often the best ones to come out of my kitchen. When baking, I'm endlessly fascinated by the alchemy of transforming a few humble ingredients—flour, eggs, sugar, and so on—into something golden-crusted and moist-crumbed and utterly addictive.<p>Today's cake recipe is a perfect …

An ode to this soothing YouTube channel where a woman calmly makes everything she needs

If you need to just relax and peacefully zone out while watching someone be silently capable, I have the YouTube channel for you.<p>李子柒, very roughly …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

20 best Christmas recipes: part 2

From a traditional British cold ham to a Mexican bacalao for Christmas Eve, you can’t go wrong with these festive dishes<p>Serves 4<b><br>Little Gem lettuce hearts</b> 2, finely shredded<b><br>mayonnaise</b> 4-5 tbsp (see below)<b><br>tomato ketchup</b> 1-2 tbsp, or to taste<b><br>Tabasco sauce</b> 3-4 shakes<b><br>cognac</b> a dribble or two<b><br>spring onions</b> …

Christmas Recipes

Meteorologist warns of a ‘classic Canadian winter’ with plenty of snow

One of Canada's high profile weather forecasters is warning Canadians across the country to brace for a whole lot of snow this winter.<p>Chris Scott, The Weather Network's chief meteorologist, says the message from his forecast team is "buckle up, because it looks like a stormy winter."<p>Scott says this …

World's first human head transplant a success, controversial scientist claims

The world's first human head transplant has allegedly been performed on a corpse in an 18 hour operation which successfully connected the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people.<p>The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren of Harbin Medical University, China, who last year …

Success

Monkey Bread

8 servings<p>No secrets here—the key to the buttery flavor and signature texture of monkey bread is the brioche dough.<p>December 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>1 cup (2 sticks) chilled unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces, plus more for bowl<p>⅓ cup whole milk<p>1 ¼-ounce envelope active dry yeast (about 2¼ …

The massive 'Paradise Papers' leak reveals how the world's wealthiest individuals and companies move their money

The Paradise Papers document leak revealed more than 13.4 million internal documents on Sunday showing how major world players take advantage of offshore tax havens.<p>The leaked documents were obtained by the German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and were shared with the International Consortium of …

Corruption

Are you earning a middle-class income? Here’s what it takes in Canada, based on where you live

The middle class is a funny thing.<p>Though economists don’t have a single definition for it, the term does indicate a group of people who stand in the …

How to Cook Dried Beans (the Tastiest Beans of All, if You Ask Us)

By Alex Delany<p>Do you know how to cook dried beans? Well, you should. Because they're cheaper and tastier than the ones in a can, and easier to cook than you think.<p>Most people don't know how to cook dried beans. Their knowledge of legumes doesn't extend past that old playground rhyme. How’d it go? …

Chicken Tikka Masala

The word Tikka means chunks, pieces or bits. Chicken Tikka Masala is a delicious North Indian dish in which pre-marinated pieces of chicken are …

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying—and 17 You Should Eat More Of

The best and worst choices in every food group, according to registered …

The new car paint Lexus spent 15 years creating

Lexus has launched a new colour called Structural Blue – after spending a staggering 15 years developing the paint technology behind it. But it won’t …

Lexus

In Ottolenghi’s Sweet, Here's the Recipe You’ll Bake the Most

<i>This article is brought to you by Ten Speed Press. Head here to learn more about the wonderful new cookbook Sweet by Yotam Ottolenghi and Helen Goh—or here to enter to win a trip to London, Ottolenghi-style: that's two tickets to London, luxe accommodations, dinner for two at Ottolenghi, and signed</i> …

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Baking