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Eat Your Way Around The World At These Top Foodie Destinations

Deep down, there’s a part of all of us that wants to be Anthony Bourdain (minus the maggot fried rice). We’re hungry for experiences that combine …

8 of the most scrumptious food documentaries on Netflix right now

Not everyone can afford fancy restaurants, but, thankfully, you can tag along and <i>feel</i> like you're in the know about fine dining just by keeping up …

How to Build a DIY Wood-Burning Brick Pizza Oven

Achieve the pinnacle of pizza making.<p>The best tasting pizza is cooked in a wood-burning pizza oven built out of brick. It's been that way for years, but we continue to cook our pizza in standard ovens and settle for soggy or burnt pizza. If you take your pizza seriously, consider building your own …

Pizza

42 Ultralight Backpacking Tips: How to Shave Pack Weight

42 Ultralight Backpacking Tips: How to Shave Pack Weight<p><i>“On a long journey, even a straw weighs heavy.” - Spanish Proverb</i><p>Packing light is a revered …

The Ultimate Backyard BBQ Beer Pairing Cheat Sheet

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>The first few minutes of a backyard barbecue are just beautiful, right? Cold, sweaty bottle of beer in hand, there's little to do but stare into the charcoal and imagine the tasty, fire-licked possibilities that lie …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

Pressure-Cooker Octopus: You Need a Tough Tool for Tender Tentacles

Octopus. There may be no single food that's inspired more ridiculous cooking tricks to try to coax out faster, better results. There are the crusaders of corks, the vinegar votaries, the believers in bashing, the disciples of daikon, and the supporters of salt-kneading. They offer theories about …

How to Grill Whole Fish

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Today marks the final phase in my quest to get more people to cook whole fish at home—at least for now... <i>Bwahahahahahahahahaha!</i><p>The beauty of cooking whole fish is that it's one of the easiest things to do in the world. It's also one of the best ways of …

An Illustrated Guide to Charcoal Grilling

Welcome to Grilling 101: Here's how to make the most of a charcoal chimney's worth of fuel, from blazing flames to the last dying ember.<p>There's something so satisfying about cooking an outdoor feast on a charcoal grill. But knowing what to grill—and when to grill it—can be a little intimidating, …

BBQ

70 Memorial Day Side Dishes That Eclipse the Mains

Crunchy slaws, salads, pickles, and more sides that might outshine those juicy burgers you've got on the menu.<p>Memorial Day is around the corner, and we've got one thing on the mind: GRILLED MEAT. But in the excitement for a juicy burger or a charred-to-perfection chicken, sometimes the sides are an …

Cooking

The Food Lab: How To Make Beef Barbacoa Better Than Chipotle's

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>There's no denying it: <b>People love Chipotle's beef barbacoa</b>. Poke your way around the internet and you'll find that it's as packed with clone and copycat recipes as beans in a burrito. And it's with good reason.<p>By …

Charcuterie 101: Essential French Cured Meats and More

Done right, the charcuterie board is an awe-inspiring sight. There are the meats, of course, in a smorgasbord of cuts, cures, and flavors. And then there are the mustard and pickles and crusty baguettes, and the fact that we get to eat it all with our hands. In a world where fine dining typically …

France

The Foolproof Steps to Making a Perfect French Omelette at Home

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I've been learning about omelettes for as long as I can remember. When I was four, my family went down to Boca Raton or Fort Lauderdale or one of those chintzy Gold Coast places to visit my …

Eggs

The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …

Cooking

Bay Area brunch spots worth your time

Brunch season is upon us. It's officially spring and that means it's time for a weekend meal that inspires droves of people to roll out of bed for poached eggs and societally acceptable pre-noon drinking.<p>As much as everyone — including the Food staff — love to hate it, brunch is enjoyable when done …

Everything You Need to Know to Make Chinese Hot Pot at Home

For me, cold and windy weather means one thing: It's hot pot season. The concept of hot pot is simple. You set a pot of simmering broth on a portable burner in the middle of the table. Around it are plates of meat, seafood, and vegetables, all prepped and ready to be cooked in the broth.<p>There are …

Food & Dining

21 Recipes We're Bookmarking Just for the Marinades

These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes.<p>These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.

Cooking

Homemade Ramen Noodles

Homemade Ramen Noodles from No Recipes• 300 grams bread flour (about 2 cups)<br>• 1/2 cup warm water<br>• 1 teaspoon Koon Chun Potassium Carbonate & Sodium …

Basil and Parmesan Mayonnaise Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 large egg yolk1/4 cup packed fresh basil leaves2 tablespoons finely grated parmesan cheese2 anchovy filets1 …

Cedar Plank Wild Mushrooms + Mustard Vinaigrette

Vegetarians, go ahead and claim some cedar plank space on the grill this summer! Using a few different kinds of wild mushrooms works out really well …