Sam Bates

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>If you were hoping for some green goodness during this holiday interlude, you've come to the wrong place. This weekend, we're bringing you cakes, …

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14 Things to Love About Costco

<i>Kerry Acker, Epicurious</i><p>Costco just rocks. As Kmart, Target, and Walmart made news last week for announcing they'd kick off the holiday shopping frenzy on Gray Thursday, a.k.a. Thanksgiving Day, Costco stood apart as one of the few companies (along with BJ's and Nordstrom) committed to putting their …

The 23 Hottest Craft Beer Bars in America Right Now

Craft beer continues to boom pretty much everywhere in America these days, which means it's time to take a look once more at <b>the hottest craft beer bars across the country</b>. It's been about seven months since the last Eater heatmap featured 12 hot new bars, and this new edition of the map unearths a …

Is Aldi really the best grocery store in America? And other things we enjoyed reading this week: http://thekitc.hn/1ceYX2h

Food52

Inside Flipboard / October 14, 2013<p>How you eat is how you live. That’s the “cooking manifesto” of Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, creators of …

The Nine Best Sandwiches in the Mission, San Francisco

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I spent five weeks this summer living in San Francisco's Mission District, going to bars that let my dogs roam free, making plans for big hiking trips, and pretending that I was going to learn to surf. Instead, I …

The Complete Beer Course

With the proliferation of fine craft beers in your local watering holes, it's become a great time to drink good brew — no more swilling watery, …

Easy Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/130qJBw

Grilled Shrimp Tacos with Avocado-Corn Salsa. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/17KmfRl

Tangy Bourbon BBQ Chicken . Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/12Y9Ffu

Meet the Banh Mi Chicken Burger. Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/13QdjVW

Grilled Corn with Cayenne, Lime, and Cotija Cheese. Here's how you make it: http://bit.ly/13U03fw

Our Easy BBQ Baby Back Pork Ribs. Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/11vY6UL

Argentine Grilled Tri-Tip—perfect for a Father's Day BBQ! Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/11C74Qp

Delicious Roast Beef and Caramelized Onion Sliders. Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/13FhAJO

The Serious Eats Barbecue Style Guide

GalleryThe Serious Eats Barbecue Style Guide<p>More Style Guides<p>Hot Dogs »<br>Sandwiches »<br>Burgers »<br>Pizza »<p>If you're a barbecue hound, you're probably not shy about expressing your loyalties to certain regional barbecue styles. That's a polite way of saying that <b>people have been fighting over what barbecue</b> …

25 Cocktails Everyone Should Know

We who like to mix drinks at home do it for many reasons: First, it's cheaper than drinking out. Second, it's fun to mix your own drinks at home. Third, it's even more fun to mix drinks for other people at home. Any self-respecting home bartender should have a mental<p>RolodexExcel spreadsheet of …

Chipotle Beef Tacos with Caramelized Onions. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/Ye06Ee

The Kentucky Derby is Saturday! Make this Chocolate-Pecan Race Day Pie. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/YmLaWy

For Cinco de Mayo snacking, Chicken, Guacamole, and Bean Nachos. Here's the recipe: http://bit.ly/15e7CV1

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

German Chocolate Cake in loaf form. Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/YAayYV

The Unexpected Antidote to Procrastination

A recent early morning hike in Malibu, California, led me to a beach, where I sat on a rock and watched surfers. I marveled at these courageous men and women who woke before dawn, endured freezing water, paddled through barreling waves, and even risked shark attacks, all for the sake of, maybe, …

10 Things Every Man Should Know by 21

<b>Adulthood has no eureka moment.</b> Author and blogger Kelly Williams Brown, whose new book <i>Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps</i> came out this week, believes true maturity is instead built on smaller stepping stones: using the correct screwdriver, wearing sunscreen, not going around …

40 Men's Fashion Fails That Are Crimes Against Humanity

Over the course of numerous years we’ve managed to see a lot of progress and milestones in the men’s fashion world. But with great responsibility …

10 Greatest Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Bite into this selection of gloriously gooey creations<p>April is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month. That's right: Someone (somewhere) has …

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Fried Chicken and Waffle Grilled Cheese

April is National Grilled Cheese Month, so we’re celebrating by posting a grilled cheese sandwich every day. This is No. 11. See all of our grilled …

Wild Mushroom Panini

Ingredients<p>canola oil cooking spray<br>• flour for dusting pan<br>• 1 Tbsp canola oil 15 mL<br>• 10 oz sliced chanterelle mushroom ( or your favorite variety) 300 …