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How to Order Wine at a Restaurant: Avoid Embarrassment, Save Money, and Pick Something Divine

<b>SHOOTING DARTS IN THE DARK</b><p>For many of us, ordering wine in a restaurant is like shooting darts with our eyes closed. We set the bar quite low for ourselves when it comes to defining success, and often we're content just to hit the board. We may aim for a delicious wine (and strive not to embarrass …

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26 Tasty Pieces of Fried Fish (& Chips) to Try In Chicago, 2017 Edition

Battered and breaded to perfection<p>Midwesterners love their fried fish, and Chicago is no exception. Folks looking to avoid red meat can find a bountiful variety of deep-fried delicacies: From the British-inspired fish and chips, to cornbread-coated catfish. Many southern-style fillets have been …

20 kitchen techniques that guests taught us that we still use today

Over the last two decades, we've learned a lot of essential kitchen techniques from our guests. In celebration of our 600th episode, here are 20 …

How critic Tom Sietsema selected the top 10 food cities in the US

Before ranking the country's top food cities, Tom Sietsema, the food critic for the Washington Post, visited 271 restaurants, bars, stores and …

What to Do in Seoul, South Korea

Take a tour with Ken Lee of the best food and sites to experience in Seoul, from tasty street food to secret villages and stunning park views.

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A Guide for When to Toss All the Food in Your Fridge - Food Safety

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>You had chicken for dinner four nights ago, but it’s probably still OK to eat, right? The only way to find …

25 Cult Condiments Worth Drinking the Kool-Aid For

These 25 condiments are so good (and out-there) that they've inspired a cult following.<p>These 25 cult leaders of the condiment world are proof that condiments make everything better, and have inspired fanatical followers because of it.

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11 Breadmaking Terms Every Serious Baker Should Know

Do you know your poolish from your preferment? These bread-baking terms will prep you for the path to beautiful boules.<p>So you've tried your hand at bread-making and discovered you've got a knack for it. But do you know your poolish from your preferment? Your miche from your boule? Before you sink …

Japan tour bus veers off mountain road; 14 dead

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fourteen people were killed when a bus ferrying tourists to a ski resort in central Japan rolled off a mountain roadway in the early hours of Friday morning, according to local authorities.<p>The bus was carrying 41 people to popular ski resort Kita Shiga in Yamanouchi Town when it crashed …

3 Misconceptions About Juice Cleanses

This is it, the year you finally set aside your skepticism, throw caution to the wind and go on that juice cleanse your hipster friend won't shut up …

Types of Flour

Find out what flour will best suit your next baked homemade treat.<p><b>Flour Glossary</b><p>Different flours have varying levels of protein and fiber, which …

Best Fried Chicken in the U.S.

While fried chicken traces its origins to the South, innovative chefs across the country understand the innate appeal of the homey, crunchy, juicy …

8 Ways to Clean with Vinegar

<i>We're teaming up with our friends at The Laundress to bring you the most useful tips and products for spring cleaning.</i><p><i>Today: Gwen and Lindsey from</i> <i>The Laundress</i> <i>share their favorite ways to clean with vinegar.</i><p>Vinegar is known for its powerful cleaning properties that fight stains, buildup, odors, and …

The Fast Food Restaurants You Should Be Watching in 2015

Fast food doesn't just mean McDonald's and Burger King anymore. Here are the new chains you should be paying attention to.<p>It may be challenging to think about McDonald’s outside the incessant all-day-breakfast chatter right now, but allow us to put things in some context. Frankly, McDonald’s is in …

Google Chromecast review (2015): Not much new, but still worth $35

The original Chromecast proved that big surprises can come in small packages. Even though it was just a $35 HDMI dongle the size of a pack of gum, it had the power to transform any TV into a smart one, as long as you had a smartphone, tablet or computer nearby. Sure it wasn't as full-featured as …

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All Those Coconut Products & How to Use Them

<i>What other fruit can be made into oil, water, butter, flour, sugar, milk, and flakes?</i><p>Discovering coconut’s versatility can take you from feeling stiff and nervous in the kitchen to finding a flow and unabandoned creativity—especially for those with dairy-limitations (like myself). Coconut offers a …

10 Cozy Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.<p>It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.

8 of the Spookiest Hotels Around the World

The world's most colorful cities have no need for an Instagram filter

Most cities are colorful: They have different districts, interesting people, and unique stories. But let's drop the metaphor and focus on real …

This Video Teaches You How to Make a Perfect Cup of Coffee, No Matter the Style

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Yogurt

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, Justin Chapple reveals that yogurt can be quickly and easily transformed into delicious frozen dessert …

Inside 'Ingredients,' a Fascinating Book About Food Additives, Flavorings, and Colorings

How many times have you stared at the label on a packaged food item — Twinkies, Coke, or Oreos, for instance — only to feel your eyes glaze over while reading through the ingredients? What are mono and diglycerides; vanillin; riboflavin; and calcium phosphate? A Google search will produce results …

Forget Boiling! Use Less Salt! Plus More Tips for Better, Easier Pasta

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>For many of us, pasta is the very first meal we make for ourselves. But just because it takes little more than a pot of boiling water doesn't mean the process can't be improved. Over the years, we've tested and tweaked, taken on old wives' tales, and …

Pippi Longstocking's pancakes: Author recreates dishes from her favorite novels

Cara Nicoletti, author of <i>Voracious</i>, cooked her way through dishes from her favorite novels. "Cooking the meals that [the characters] ate always felt …

10 Pasta Tips We Learned from Cookbooks

<i>Tips that'll have you making pasta like a pro.</i><p>Italians eat pasta almost every day—sometimes, <i>twice</i> a day. And they're onto something. Spaghetti, penne, orecchiette, fusilli, farfalle, linguine, tagliatelle: There's no noodling around. Pasta is pretty perfect.<p>But even pasta—the Hail Mary pass of …

Here's Why You Should NEVER Refrigerate Your Onions

You could say we unpeeled this mystery.<p>While there are many reasons to extol your refrigerator's virtues, some foods just need to stay out of it.<p>A fridge can dehydrate your bread, for example, sweeten your potatoes and harden your honey.<p>And, believe it or not, this rule applies to onions, too, …

The Only 4 Knots You Need to Know

<i>You don't need a sailing to learn useful knots; these are four of our favorites.</i><p>T<i>he double bowline knot, used here to suspend mason jars and votives, creates a strong loop at the end of a line.</i><p>When I was younger, my parents took me camping all the time. So at a tender age, I was aware of how to …

The Ketogenic Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Jimmy Moore<p>In 2013, the fifth-most Googled diet search term was "ketogenic"; in 2014, it rose to number two. Now, "The Ketogenic Cookbook", one of the most highly anticipated cookbooks of 2015, is set to be the ultimate resource for the growing number of people interested in eating a …

5 Health Foods Every Kitchen Should Have

<i>The five underrated health food ingredients you should be buying (even if you don't wear Teva's).</i><p>Packed with shelves of kombucha, green juice bars, and wheatgrass, you could very easily breeze past natural food shops in favor of a grocery store that sells ice cream made from actual dairy and …