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Is your fridge all wrong? The secrets of food organisation

Why you should banish tomatoes, onions and eggs from your fridge - and store champagne there instead<p>Did you know peaches, plums, and pears, emit a gas that makes vegetables go rotten? And that eggs can absorb odours?<p>If you're finding your grocery haul isn't stretching quite as far as it should, …

Instant Coffees, Ranked By A Professional Coffee Snob

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p><i>Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist</i><p>K-Cups' world-ruining popularity has overshadowed instant coffee, but back before pods, soluble coffee grounds were the go-to method for drinkers with a need for speed. But the stuff still has its fans, even if it's no longer in style.<p>To find out the best …

The 10 Common Cooking Mistakes Chefs Always Notice (And How to Fix Them)

Training for years, working in the kitchen until the wee hours of the morning, modifying recipes until perfection, no one knows the value of trial and error more than top chefs. And those years of trial and error yield a serious understanding of the most common culinary pitfalls—the mistakes that …

Flavors

Why You Should Never Take Shots With The Bartender, Plus More Drinking Tips From Jon Taffer

Should you eat the bar nuts?<p>Bar consultant and TV personality Jon Taffer knows a thing or two about nightlife culture.<p>With a service industry background spanning over three decades, the "Bar Rescue" host is no stranger to creating the perfect customer experience. Not to mention, his wildly …

12 Tips from The Bread Lab, Where Baking is Like Playing an Instrument

12 tips for bread perfection from The Bread Lab, Washington State University’s lauded and innovative baking program.<p>It offers no plump <i>boules</i> or …

Sweets for Your Sweet: 7 Must-Do Desserts for Couples

What better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than by sharing a dessert with your honey? Restaurants these days are upping their game when it comes to the grand finales of their awesome meals. From cakes to custards and ice creams (or heck, even donuts!) -- get ready to fall head-over-heels for …

The Right Way to Freeze Basically Everything

We talked to a culinary school professor about how to freeze any food like a pro.<p>Preserving is getting a lot of attention right now: throw a stick and you’re bound to hit a 10 dollar jar of artisan pickles or a jam made from berries you've never heard of before. But the easiest—and most direct—way …

Comfort Food

Coffee Cake with Chocolate Streusel

16 Servings<p>This recipe comes from Test Kitchen contributor Jessie Damuck’s grandmother, Kathy. The story goes that in a house devoid of sweets, this was the only dessert she ever made. It remains a family—and Bon Appétit Test Kitchen—favorite. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our …

Dessert

Why You Should Stop Steaming Your Mussels

Unlock the briny bivalves' potential by broiling, pickling and wrapping them in pancetta.<p>Steam some mussels in broth or wine, add some crusty bread …

No Packets Allowed: Hot Chocolate You Actually Want to Drink

Whether you like it classically creamy, bittersweet, spicy, or spiked—we've got just the recipe.<p>We drink hot chocolate because it’s rich and creamy, warm and luxurious. It's a comfort food, to pick you up when you're feeling down, or when you're just really cold. It's best served next to a skating …

Recipes

Crumble is the comfort recipe of the season

You don’t need someone like me to tell you that crumble is a delight at this time of year. Crumble is autumn and autumn is crumble: it’s a path so well-trodden that I’m aware of dipping well into cliché by choosing it as this week’s theme. Most of us could rustle up a passable apple crumble with …

Recipes

25 Easy Desserts for Those Last-Minute Sugar Cravings

When you want something sweet and you want it now, look no further than quick-fix treats.<p><b>We love making weekend projects</b> out of elaborate cake, pastry, and pie recipes. But when we get hit by a sudden, unstoppable sugar craving, we turn to these no-fuss desserts. From the easiest cookies to the …

Dessert

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

Dessert

How to Cook Mussels Like Some Kind of Professional Mussel-Cooker

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Mussels are quick-cooking, inexpensive, and party-friendly. Avoid these common mistakes, and get them right, every time.<p>Quick—name a dish that's inexpensive, quick-cooking, fancy enough for a party, but easy enough to make on a weeknight. If you said mussels, we're on the same …

Mussels

The Smoothest Flan

6 Servings<p>In this recipe by chef José Andrés, he skips the nostalgia. He cooks the custard longer at relatively low heat so the eggs gently coagulate, producing a silky mouth-feel.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup plus 1/3 cup sugar<p>2 large eggs<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>1 cup half-and-half<p>1 1/2 teaspoons …

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1,000 US troops to assist in Philippine relief effort

The number of American troops helping the typhoon relief effort in the Philippines could triple to more than 1,000 by the end of the week, U.S. officials said Wednesday.<p>Senior Obama administration officials say that after a very difficult first few days, they are cautiously optimistic that …

Estimate Of Number Left Homeless By Typhoon Soars

<b>Update at 4:55 p.m. ET. Estimate Of Those Displaced Soars:</b><p>It's now estimated by the U.N. that 1.9 million people in the Philippines were forced from their homes by Typhoon Haiyan when it roared through on Nov. 8, NPR's Jason Beaubien reported Saturday on <i>All Things Considered</i>.<p>That's a dramatic …

Blackberry jellies with buttermilk cream recipe

A tart layer of blackberry jelly on top of creamy buttermilk pudding - perfect for an autumn dinner party<p><i>Serves eight</i><p>People love this pudding and, though it sounds a faff, each bit can be done very quickly. Just make sure to start it a few days in advance. Leaf gelatine now seems to come in two …

Recipes