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​Tips For Playing Divinity: Original Sin: Enhanced Edition

<i>Divinity: Original Sin</i> is a really cool game, but it’s not all that interested in holding your hand. It can be complicated and challenging, and some …

The Food Lab Rapido: Mexican Chorizo Tacos

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>As a lover of all things juicy-with-crisp-edges-wrapped-in-a-carb, tacos are high on my list of greatest-form-of-food-ever.<p>Actually, I take that back. I don't love <i>all</i> things juicy-with-crisp-edges-wrapped-in-a-carb, …

Smoky Chicken Tinga Tacos

My co-workers and I have a semi-regular lunchtime tradition of hitting up our favorite Mexican joint for Fiesta Friday (or it could also be Mole Monday, Taco Tuesday, Oaxacan Wednesday, or Torta Thursday). I'm usually in for the double al pastor—one in taco form, the other as a <i>sope</i>. But when I feel …

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One-Pot Wonders: Steak Tacos With Charred Corn and Sriracha

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>In my mind, steak tacos equal summer vacation. When I see the juicy charred meat and flavorful toppings, I can't help unhinging my jaws and going for gargantuan bite, causing all the contents the spill …

Taste Test: The Best Mayonnaise

The Winners!<p>#1: Kraft #2: Duke's/Trader Joe's #3: Hellman's/><p>They say you should never discuss religion or politics at family reunions. Might I suggest a third topic of conversation to avoid? If there's one thing that may finally divide this country along loyalty lines for good, it could well be …

How to Make Easy Homemade Pizza - Videos

There's no need to order delivery pizza when it's so easy to make your own at home. In this episode of The Easiest Way, Lisa Lavery of the CHOW Test …

Make Korean Beef Kalbi for Dad on Father's Day. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/11CJAdZ

Hot in more ways than one: Sriracha Deviled Eggs. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/1364R3X

Our Peanut Butter–Honey Banana Bread has a caramelly sweetness! Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/13n1rbU

Grilled Cheese with Kimchi

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Getting back to basics here. The Grilled Kimcheeze is a modern classic, playing off the whole Korean/American fusion thing. Turns out that kimchi belongs in a grilled cheese about as much as a slice of American …

Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>There's not much to tell you about this sandwich that isn't already explained in the title. It's got roasted jalapeño. It's got cheddar or American cheese. It's got cream cheese. It's also got some bacon because …

Eat for Eight Bucks: Gai Pad Krapow (Thai Basil Chicken) Recipe

Shopping List<p>1/2 pound ground chicken - $2.21 1 bunch basil - $1.50 1/3 pound green beans - $0.99 Chili peppers - $0.30 1 large shallot - $0.20 1 lime - $0.50 2 eggs - $0.36 (carton of 12 large eggs - $2.19)<p><b>Pantry items:</b> White rice, garlic, fish sauce, sugar, vegetable oil<p>Total cost: $6.06<p>My second …

British Bites: Marmite Onion Fritters

Our second week of "Marmageddon" (see first week here) brings you <b>onion and Marmite fritters,</b> perfect for snacking on while polishing off a few pints of beer. These fritters are a reinvention of an <i>onion bahji,</i> a popular appetizer throughout curry houses in the UK. Replacing the savory spices with a …

The spicy Mexican beer cocktail known as the Luchador. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/1051xpc

For Cinco de Mayo, no-fail Mexican favorites. Check 'em out: http://bit.ly/106wHcs

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Celebrate with this Spicy Chicken and Chile Taco Dip. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/ZxZyXc

Simple is sometimes best: Basic Cheese Nachos. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/169UIXv

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

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Guardian Cook cover: The 10 best sandwich recipes Pulled pork with refried beans, a pungent three-cheese melt, bacon, blue cheese and chocolate – here's a hamper of ideas to make you more adventurous between your bread slices http://gu.com/p/3f8fh?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photo: Bill Oglethorpe’s Borough Market three-cheese toastie. Credit: Yuki Sugiura for the Guardian

The Art of the Perfect Grilled Cheese (Plus 20 Variations to Shake Things Up)

GalleryThe Art of the Perfect Grilled Cheese (Plus 20 Variations to Shake Things Up)<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>A grilled cheese is a grilled cheese, right? I mean, it's the first meal that most of us learn how to cook at home by ourselves. …

Macaroni and Cheese with Black Beans and Chipotle

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>When combined, grains and legumes make for one world-class, ultra-comforting, super healthy meal. Haha, who am I kidding? We're talking mac and cheese here, forget healthy, all we want is gooey, creamy, …

Buffalo Chicken Macaroni and Cheese

<i>Some</i> folks will eat buffalo-flavored just about anything. You can count me out of that camp, with a few notable exceptions. I'll pop back some buffalo-flavored Combos when the mood strikes. Crispy Fried Buffalo Cauliflower is a smashing alternative to its more chicken-y brethren.<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>…

The Food Lab: The Crabbiest Crab Cakes

GalleryThe Food Lab: The Crabbiest Crab Cakes<p>After only two months on the wagon, my wife has renounced her once purely vegetarian ways. The food that made her come back to the sentient side of the food chain? <b>Crab cakes.</b><p>Now before I go on, I trust that you Serious Eaters will not be giving my wife …

Cheeseburger Macaroni and Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>What happens when your gooey cheese sauce and your hamburger get tired of night after night of going with the same old cheeseburger dip style and want to spice things up by perhaps inviting a third member to join the …

Use Popeye's Chicken Nuggets to Make Awesome Homemade Chinese-American Food

I want to preface this post by saying this idea was not mine, and in no way can I claim credit for it. That said, I can't remember the name of the fellow who gave me the idea. Let me explain:<p>A couple weeks ago I was at the book launch party for <i>Mission Street Food</i>, a great new book by the …

Watch Deerhunter’s Brilliant, Bizarre ‘Monomania’ Debut on ‘Fallon’

Deerhunter are tasting blood again. This time, they know enough not to spit it out; the eternal life is worth the vampiric damnation. When the …

Watch the Flaming Lips’ Supremely Deranged ‘The Terror’ Freakout on ‘Letterman’

All due respect to Justin Timberlake’s week-long run on <i>Late Night With Jimmy Fallon</i> (we liked the album, after all!), but the last couple of nights …