Cooking

9 Rules for the Best Homemade Pizza OF YOUR LIFE

I didn’t start out as some formally trained chef guy. I brewed beer for a living until I was almost 30. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? While I was working at a brewery outside Mito in Japan, I happened to eat the best pizza of my life. Best pizza—in Japan? Crazy, right? After that trip, I knew …

Foodies

These Shortcakes Are Kind of a Big Deal

WHAT SAYS “BIG OCCASION” like little shortcakes, individually portioned for each guest, lavishly layered with thick cream, ice cream, fruit or all of the above? We all know the standard strawberry iteration: a biscuit split in half and filled with whipped cream and strawberries macerated in sugar …

Baking

This Is Why Blueberries And Peaches Will Be Scarce In 2017

<i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Joe Sevier.</i><p>Pie fans, brace yourselves: the early spring and subsequent deep freeze across America’s South has decimated the 2017 blueberry crop and peach crop.<p>The unseasonably warm weather hit Georgia and South Carolina in late February and early March, which caused the fruit …

Pie

A Bloody Veggie Burger Attempts The Impossible

A veggie burger that bleeds. Sounds kinda weird, right? Does anyone actually want this when they can easily go to any number of traditional food joints and order the ‘real thing?’ Well, that’s exactly what Impossible Foods is banking on.<p>Recently, Impossible Foods unveiled a new production facility …

Veggie Burger

50 Dressings for Every Salad, Pantry & Whim

Acid is one of the essential elements of cooking, so we partnered with Maille to share tips on how to use it in your everyday cooking—like in pantry and clean-out-the-fridge salads.<p>The difference between a pile of greens and a super, dare-we-say mighty salad is the dressing. Or is it a vinaigrette? …

Vegetarian Food

What's the Difference Between Top Round Roast and Chuck Roast?

When pot roast, stew, or a hearty roast beef is on the menu, the success of your meal starts with the cut of beef you buy at the grocery store. …

Smoking

Fried Halloumi Recipes Whenever You’re Feeling Cheesy

When you hear fried cheese, you probably imagine gooey deep fried mozzarella sticks or balls of macaroni and cheese. Both of which are equally delicious, obvi. But, if you really want to show off to a crowd, you need to break out the halloumi. Halloumi is a Greek sheep’s milk cheese that has an …

Vegetarian Food

Seven Ways You’re Ruining Your Steak Dinner - Bloomberg

Richard H. Turner is serious about meat. The chef behind the popular British steakhouse chain Hawksmoor doesn’t mince his words.<p>Grain-fed beef? Gives …

BBQ

Rotisserie Chicken Is The Hero Of Weeknight Dinners

A rotisserie chicken is a miracle of modern cooking. It might not be operated by an app, or be self-cleaning, but it's one of those rare foods that actually does taste better from the store. Well, that is unless you happen to have a rotisserie oven in your own home. The constant, slow-motion …

Chicken Recipes

Bok Choy Namul: Korean Bok Choy [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Vegan

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 350 F.<p>2<p>Done<p>Line a 9-inch square baking dish with parchment paper or non-stick foil.<p>3<p>Done<p>Spread a little more than half …

Dessert

10 Fast Food Chains That Secretly Have Vegan-Friendly Options

Fast food and vegan are two phrases we wouldn't say go hand in hand. Not only do meat and cheese seem to rule the brown-bag, on-the-fly food game, but we also don't always know what is being used to frying that stuff up. And up until this moment we were pretty certain that there wasn't a vegan …

Vegan

Real Vanilla Is Not Always Better Than Imitation Vanilla

<i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Joe Sevier.</i><p>Before I went to actual cooking school, I went to the school of Martha Stewart. (Disclaimer: That’s not an actual school.) From my couch, I learned that when baking it was crucial to always use the <i>finest ingredients</i>, the <i>best vanilla extract</i> I could find, and if at all …

Dessert

These Six Date Night Dinners Will Make Your Boo So Happy

The way to the heart is through the stomach, right?<p>Posted on March 27, 2017, 22:01 GMT<p>These 6 date night dinners are perfect for a cozy, romantic night in!<p>Here's a video showing you how to make all of them:<p>Rib Eye Steak With Garlic Butter<p>Get the full recipe here.<p>Easy Butter Chicken<p>Get the recipe …

Chicken Recipes

Gosun Grill

Cook a meal for up to eight people without using a bit of fuel with the Gosun Grill. Its mirrored aluminum reflectors aim sunlight at your food, …

Grilling

Black Bean Burgers | America's Test Kitchen

Why This Recipe Works<p>For great-tasting, cohesive burgers, we start by grinding tortilla chips in the food processor. We then pulse the beans with the …

Vegan

By Chloe’s co-founder reveals the hidden drama that led to Chloe Coscarelli leaving the brand

From the outside, business at By Chloe couldn’t be better. There always seems to be a line out the door at the OG casual vegan eatery in Manhattan …

Lifestyle

5 One Tray Recipes That Are Perfect For Summer

Quick, healthy - and with minimal washing up<p>The transition from winter to summer means an end to the period of hibernation and less time cooped up …

Healthy Eating

Wine tasting room goes sleek and minimalist in Oregon

It’s found at L’Angolo Estate in Newberg<p>This sleek tasting room at L’Angolo Estate, a family-operated winery in Newberg, Oregon, takes advantage of its lush vineyard landscape by way of its architecture.<p>Designed by Portland-based Lever Architecture, the tasting hall incorporates elements of the …

Architecture

6 Spring Pasta Recipes to Get You Out of Your Blanket Fort

What makes a good spring pasta? Greens that remind you that there's more to living than your laptop and couch. Bright, slightly bitter vegetable flavors to wake you from hibernation. And yes, a little bit of creaminess and heft.<p>Senior food editor <b>Andy Baraghani</b> says that spring pastas should be …

Foodies

9 DIY snacks that will take you from hangry to happy

It’s always nice to have a homemade snack on hand. I like to think that if you’ve gone to the effort of making it yourself, it’s slightly less guilt-inducing than noshing on something store-bought, like, say, chips or snack-size candy bars.<p>Here’s a selection of savory and sweet ideas from the …

Recipes

Ingredient Spotlight: Mirin, a Sweet, Umami Rice Wine That’s an Essential in Japanese Cuisine

Did you know that sugar was once a very expensive ingredient in Japan, so cooks and chefs alike would use mirin as a substitute? If you’ve never …

Vegan

5 Easy Meals to Make for Your Toddler in 10 Minutes or Less

Even when you’re raising a non-picky eater, mealtimes and toddlers often go together like Taylor and Kanye. You may think you’ve finally found an approach that totally works, when suddenly there’s a total meltdown on your hands. To say that toddlers can take hangry to a whole new level would be an …

Food & Dining

People Are Not OK With Bon Appetit's 'Hand Salad' Recipe

"If u are a garbage person that wants to just drink ranch dressing, have the courage to own it."<p>Salad can be pretty boring sometimes, so there are tons of recipes out there that spice up the typical romaine routine.<p>This is not one of them.<p>Bon Appetit readers want no part of its new “hand salad with …

Foodies

Chocolate Digestive Biscuits

1. Place the flour, oatmeal, salt and bicarb into a large mixing bowl, stir and rub in the butter until it looks a bit like bread crumbs.<p>2. Stir in …

Baking

Meet the Italians Who Thought Pasta Wouldn't Last

“You think, you dream, and you act, according to what you drink and eat,” declared poet and editor Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, founder of the avant-garde art and social movement we know as Italian Futurism. He and an artist that went by the pseudonym Fillìa penned a book in 1932 called <i>La Cucina</i> …

Italian Food

How a pocket-sized snack changed the English language

Tiny pies have been a favourite food in Britain since the Middle Ages – and have changed the English language with idioms, nursery rhyme verses, even a mention by Shakespeare.<p>Every March, St Mary’s church in the Leicestershire town of Melton Mowbray becomes a cathedral of pies: it fills with tables …

Baking

The popular way you've been storing rice could make you very sick

It's been a bad month for rice lovers. A couple of weeks ago, a study revealed that boiling rice can expose many to unsafe amounts of arsenic. …

AOL

25 Best Spring Recipes

Spring is the ultimate season for fresh produce. Bright and refreshing, our veggie-forward dishes will awaken your taste buds after winter's heavy …

Vegetarian Food

How to Rescue Soggy Fries and Eat Them for Breakfast

Are you gonna eat the rest of those French fries? Nonono—I'm not trying to steal your fries. In fact, I'm trying to save them for you. I know they're …

Food & Dining