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Here's Why Americans Still Don't Eat Much Organic Food

Two words: price and availability.<p>You want to buy organic food whenever possible. You skillfully navigate the supermarket cart to the <i>organic</i> …

Cook These 7 Recipes On Sunday, And Feed Yourself All Week

Be better this week.<p>Here we are with another installment of recipes to cook on Sunday that will help you eat healthy, stress-free, homemade meals all week. We're not suggesting that you cook every single meal you'll eat throughout the week on this one day of rest -- that would be an absolutely …

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Bourbon-Glazed Pork Chops and Fried Eggs Recipe

Pork chops with fried eggs and a bourbon glaze are the perfect excuse to bring out the booze before noon.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 tablespoons brown sugar1 teaspoon smoked paprikaKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper4 pork chops (about 1 1/4 pounds)2 tablespoons butter1/4 cup bourbon2 …

Chicken Dinners: Chicken in a Pot (Poule au Pot) With Potatoes and Squash

This classic French dish has all the makings of a carefree winter evening spent warming yourself up with a good, flavorful chicken and a bottle (or two) of full bodied wine. <i>Poule au Pot</i> (chicken in a pot) is all about keeping it rustic and making it easy on the cook. Tuck the bird, seasonings, and …

12 Recipes That Sound Difficult But Are Surprisingly Easy

Cooking an impressive meal doesn't have to be difficult. Sure you could take painstaking measures and spend days preparing a perfect Beef Wellington or Baked Alaska, but you can also get by doing a lot less.<p>Luckily, there are so many dishes out there that require very little work and experience but …

Recipes with Canned Tomatoes

When tomatoes aren't in season, canned tomatoes can still yield rich, deep tomato flavor in a number of slow-simmered dishes, from Campbell's-style …

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It's Winter: Hunker Down With Big Ol' Leg Of Lamb Recipe (PHOTOS)

Most people think of lamb as a spring dish, but for us, we never crave a big, juicy hunk of meat more than we do in the dead of winter. Racks of lamb and lamb chops are pretty and elegant, but we almost always favor the rustic, oh-my-gosh-that's-a-lot-of-meat effect of preparing a whole lamb leg …

30 Beet Dishes That'll Convince You To Try A New Recipe

Just like with any food out there, when we find a recipe we like we tend to stick to it. This isn't a bad thing. We like what we like. The only problem is, there are <i>so many</i> great recipes out there. Even when it comes to beets.<p>This garnet-hued winter vegetable is so sweet when cooked that we never …

Bartenders in California Also Have to Wear Gloves Now

A sweeping new California law regarding when restaurant workers must wear gloves extends past the kitchen. The <i>LA Times</i> points out that the new <b>rules also apply to bartenders</b>, who now must wear gloves or use utensils when handling any component "that goes directly into your glass." In practical …

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22 Simple Ways To Start Eating Healthier This Year

More veggies. Less junk. You can do it!

Nutrition

Griddled Polenta Cakes with Goat Cheese + Raw Kale Salad

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: A dinner inspired by the principle that a little bit of everything is better than a lot of one thing.</i><p>You've probably had this …

Food Preservation

How Americans talk across the country

It wasn’t really until I got to college, and was thrown into the mix with people from all over the world, that I realized how even in America, we all …

Saint-Émilion Grand Cru Classé: Delicious Wines, Relative Values

<i>view of Saint-Émilion (image courtesy Wikimedia Commons)</i><p>Saint-Émilion is both the most charming town in all of Bordeaux and a red wine appellation surrounding that town on the right bank of the Gironde River. It is an area that has been growing grapes since Roman times and the source of some of the …

Eat This Now: Rabbit Dumplings From Cochon, New Orleans

When working your way through the list of New Orleans restaurants, everyone (including us) will tell you to hit <b>Cochon</b>, the much-lauded new(ish)comer to the Central Business District. You'll hear it so many times that you're sure there's no way it can live up to the hype or be as mind-blowingly …

8 Must-Try Food Trucks in SF

Cook A Batch Of Rabbit Stew | Men's Health

And rainbows.<p>Look, you like chicken, right? Rabbit is the best chicken you’ve ever tasted<p>I know that it’s a cliché to say something tastes like chicken, but that's not what I'm saying. I’m aruging that rabbit is what chicken wished it tasted like.<p>Rabbit is incredibly tender where as chicken is …

Ergonomics and How to Organize Your Home Bar

A few weeks ago, we asked you to show us your home bar and what you shared with us ranged from bottles spread across multiple rooms to rooms dedicated to nothing but bottles. Today, we ponder the mechanics of making drinks from the home bar, from organization tips to keeping the most useful tools …

Around the World in 10 Plates

Top This: The 'Millennium Falco' à la Roberta's

This pizza is a pie after my own heart. Sausage and onion is my favorite topping combo. And lately I've discovered just how good a pizza with nothing but sauce and a generous fistful of Parmesan can be. Put all that together? WHAMMO.<p>But this pizza from the recently released <b>Roberta's Cookbook</b> makes …

Everything You Need To Know About Nachos

November 6 is National Nachos Day, and we can't think of a food more deserving of its own holiday. Cheesy, melty, crunchy goodness that you're allowed to eat with your hands? Just call us nacho-holics.<p>But how much do you REALLY know about everyone's favorite finger food? In honor of this very …

Foodie Staples in Peril: Mexican Coke and Sriracha

27 Awesome Easy Lunches To Bring To Work

Deep down, you know the truth: Any lunch you make yourself will taste 17 times better than the slimy chopped salad you'd end up buying. Also, save your money for booze.

Healthy Eating

10 Thanksgiving Green Bean Recipes, No Cans Required

When I think of my must-have Thanksgiving recipes, green bean casserole—the kind made almost entirely with canned ingredients—comes to mind before almost anything else. The thing is, I love it mostly for the gloopy cream of mushroom soup and the crispy fried onions—the bland, mushy green beans are …

Make Protein-Packed Pasta

Go old-school Sicilian to unlock new flavors<p>Meaty pastas such as Bolognese and carbonara tend to attract all the attention. And for good reason—they are hearty, timeless, and comforting.<p>Which is exactly why you should cook up a pot of pasta con le sarde, a Sicilian pasta loaded with sardines, …

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