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27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

Self-improvement

Perfect Chocolate Fudge Frosting Recipe

This chocolate fudge frosting is simply flawless! So rich, thick, and creamy you can use to frost your favorite desserts. Silky, chocolatey and …

The Boulevardier Is the 3-Ingredient Cocktail I'm Drinking All Winter

Like a Negroni, but, uh, better.<p>Why do winter cocktails have to be so damn wintery? I don't need seven sticks of cinnamon, half a holly tree, or a metric ton of cloves to entice me to drink booze in the winter. I don't need mulling spices or liqueur that tastes like cookies. I need something …

Colorado Rockies

Jalapeno-Cheddar Beer Bread

This no-fail, no-fuss recipe, uses just a few ingredients, requires no rising time and has tons of savory flavor.<p>Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. …

I've lived in New York City my entire life — here are the best places to actually eat

As a kid growing up in New York City, I never ate Happy Meals.<p>Why would I when I could get a great bagel or slice of pizza for the same price?<p>New York has some of the best food in the world. Even neighborhood takeout spots are top-notch eateries that people come from all over to try. So over my …

Staten Island

Fun Foodie Things to do in Paris

Paris is one of those destinations that everyone wants to go to at least once in their lifetime. It’s a perennial favorite, and there are many …

France

We stayed in a gin hotel and this is what happened

Gin: the ruin to your mother. It’s your actual best friend. If that rings true, then you’re bound to know all about Notting Hill’s very own <b>GIN …

England

The Best Road Trips in the World

We pooled our editors for their ultimate road trip picks. While the snacks and tools you pack for a drive through Namibia's deserts might be slightly different than, say, Hawaii's Road to Hana, the joy is all the same. Here, 13 of the best road trips in the world, whether you're looking to stop at …

This Stunning Country Is Like a Tiny Italy That Americans Overlook

So there I was, driving up the Adriatic coast in a beat-up white panel van. My friend’s band had broken up midway through a European tour, and she …

Your Essential Guide to Singapore's Street Food Scene

Singapore has made its way onto the hit list of places to travel to in Asia, and for good reason. Every street corner, riddled with Hawker stalls and …

The 50 best travel websites

The experts:<p><i>Mark Hodson founded 101holidays.co.uk, and 101honeymoons.co.uk</i><p><i>Abigail King is a travel writer and blogger, insidethetravellab.com</i><p><i>Srin</i> …

Better Wi-Fi in six easy steps | ZDNet

#1: Where do you want the best Wi-Fi signal?<p>Probably one of the simplest questions, but when I ask people it, they usually have no clue and start …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s potato recipes

Forget the diet police: the potato is a hero ingredient to me<p>In the nursery rhyme One Potato, Two Potatoes, Three Potatoes, Four, the number of potatoes keeps going steadily up – which makes sense to me, because they are utterly delicious. But in the real world, sales of potatoes have been going …

These wings are called ‘irresistible’ for a reason

Way back in the early 1980s, I came up with a chicken wing recipe. It started as a refrigerator-clearing exercise, using a little of this and that from jars. The first batch was terrific, and because I had, literally, taken a little of this and a little of that, I was unable to replicate what I had …

BBQ

Lonestar State Cheesecake

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:3 hr 50 minPrep:20 minInactive:2 hrCook:1 hr 30 min<p>Yield:8 to 10 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Best of Food Network 4 …

How to Make Pillowy, Perfect Ricotta Dumplings

In her newest book, <i>Tartine All Day</i>, San Francisco-based pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt features a recipe for ricotta dumplings, which she says is one of her favorite dinners — it comes together quickly, is gluten-free (important for her because she has a gluten intolerance), and is ultra …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Buying a New TV? Here’s How to Cut Through the Jargon

Looking to buy a new television? You’ll face an alphabet soup of terms like 4K, H.D.R. and O.L.E.D. but you don’t have to be fluent in tech-speak to get a television that is right for your needs and budget.<p><b>Should you buy now or wait?</b><p><b>Consider upgrading now</b> if you have not bought a television in the …

Televisions

The Secret That Brings These Pancakes to Life

A sourdough starter is not a metaphor, I tell myself when one dies on my watch. It’s a bit of fermented flour, a microbial jumble of bacteria and yeast, used by cooks to raise doughs and give baked things a delicious, complicated tang. It is not a plant, or a low-maintenance pet in a romantic …

Taste Beyond The Tongue