olive oil vs. margarine

by ronojo 15 hours ago

If a recipe calls for browning chicken in butter, do you use margarine (earth balance, etc) or olive oil instead of t...


ferret commented 9 minutes ago

Best Restaurants on the North Shore of Boston

by purpletelescope 22 hours ago

Looking for the best food on the North Shore of Boston. Fine dining and delicious grub. Just moved here and am lookin...


cjd260 commented 12 minutes ago

Tough wine pairing

by offtoanywhere 13 hours ago

So I'm hosting a couple for dinner that primarily drink red wine. Easy right?? Yes, but I invited them on a Friday d...

hotoynoodle commented 27 minutes ago

Valentine's Day Meals

by arp29 5 days ago

Anyone making a special meal for Valentine's Day? I'm kicking around a few different options, but am not fully commit...


masha commented 28 minutes ago

Anniversary dinner in Portland OR

by JunieB 3 days ago

My husband and I will be traveling through Portland in April and I'm looking for a nice, romantic restaurant for dinn...

stevewi commented 30 minutes ago

Help with planning a dinner party for guests with various dietary restrictions!

by townsendsmith 2 days ago

Help! I'm hosting a dinner party tomorrow night for another couple and have to manage a wide range of dietary restric...

hotoynoodle commented 35 minutes ago

New Recipe

Using fresh shredded coconut in coconut cake

by AFMan916 16 hours ago

Chowhounders, So my wife has decided she would like me to bake her a coconut cake for Valentine's Day this year. ...

hotoynoodle commented 39 minutes ago

Get your nasty thumb off my plate! And... smokers, wash your damn hands!

by Markfenn 2 days ago

Having moved to O'ahu from the Midwest where the "finger/thumb on my plate" occurred at almost every sit-down restaur...

Motosport commented 40 minutes ago

Where to go in Europe for food?

by Monica 22 hours ago

Our 10th year anniversary is coming up next year and I am planning early. Initially, we were thinking about Maldives...


inlovewiththedusk commented 41 minutes ago

Knife to cut through bones

by damiano 4 hours ago

Hi all, So I basically use one knife for 90 percent of all my kitchen tasks, and it is a Shun Chinese vegetable cl...


awolf commented 42 minutes ago

Weekly Menu Plans - February 2016

by MidwesternerTT 20 days ago

Planning for February meals already? Will you be cooking for Valentine's Day, or making reservations? Planning may b...


Westminstress commented 42 minutes ago

Where to eat near Westbury Music Fair on LI ?

by bakersma 3 hours ago

Hi .... my wife will be attending an event at Westbury Music Fair venue on Sunday afternoon 2/21. I'm looking for an...

coll commented 1 hour ago

St. Louis style pizza in Tampa?

by panicattack 8 years ago

Hi Chowhounds, Can anyone recommend a place in Tampa that approximates true St. Louis style pizza? You know what ...


CFishman commented 1 hour ago

Banh Mi Danvers area

by Orfan 4 days ago

I recently moved to Danvers. I am looking for Banh Mi in the area.


gimlis1mum commented 1 hour ago

Demeyere, Mauviel, or Falk fry pan

by kgrey 17 hours ago

I'm starting my search for a lifelong set of cookware, and I'm starting with the fry pan. I like a BIG fry pan...the ...


bkultra commented 1 hour ago

Lunch near Northeastern U or Boston U?

by oez 19 hours ago

Hi All, where would you recommend my daughter and I lunch between our college tours of Northeastern U and Boston U? W...


lc02139 commented 1 hour ago

Julia Child endives

by Fuffy 2 hours ago

Can any experience cook tell me why Julia Child's endive recipe (Vol 1, Mastering the Art) cooks endives for one hour...


LorenzoGA commented 1 hour ago

Long Island - a place unlike any other

by Gastronomos 20 hours ago

With the news printing today of Joan Reminick publishing her last review at Newsday (for a take-out gyro joint in Eas...


emarcus commented 2 hours ago

Joy Luck Palace

by Pookipichu 3 days ago

Any reports back on Joy Luck Palace? I'm curious on how it is.

weiland421 commented 2 hours ago

St Joseph's Pastry alert

by gracenote 11 hours ago

It's probably time for the appearance of St. Joseph's pastry, or Zeppole. they are only available before St. Joseph's...


treb commented 2 hours ago

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