Novice Gets A Knife

by AOchaley 2 days ago

I've been struggling with my crappy knives lately, but I've been too nervous to pull the trigger on buying a nice one...


Chazzz commented 10 minutes ago

What do I need to know about making tamales?

by AOchaley 2 hours ago

I've only had tamales maybe three times ever, but I loved them. They're hard to come by around here, so I'd like to m...


saria commented 10 minutes ago

Your top tips for things that Toronto restaurants must stop doing

by KitchenVoodoo 12 days ago

I'll start with mine: 1) Don't deafen me. If you (chef, waiter) are OK about sacrificing your hearing - fine, but I...


helenhelen commented 39 minutes ago

BBQ in Asheville, NC

by StrandedInYankeeLand 3 days ago

Ok. So I read a post by some Brit from like 7 years ago about BBQ in Asheville. I am not a Brit. I was raised and spe...

Hushpuppy commented 1 hour ago

Cheapest place to buy local milk?

by quadomatic 4 days ago

I was at whole foods on the UES last week and saw that they were selling quarts of local milk from Ronnybrook farms (...


hungrycomposer commented 1 hour ago

Using fresh shredded coconut in coconut cake

by AFMan916 5 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 1 hour ago

New Recipe

Where to go in Europe for food?

by Monica 11 hours ago

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


Autumm2 commented 1 hour ago

Demeyere, Mauviel, or Falk fry pan

by kgrey 6 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 ...

Pirendeus commented 1 hour ago

Parents 50th anniversary: Restaurant in Vancouver for 50 people?

by ellerbee 6 hours ago

Hi, Would love recommendations for around 50 people for an anniversary dinner. Chinese is always an option (we are...


Georgia Strait commented 1 hour ago

olive oil vs. margarine

by ronojo 4 hours ago

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


elmoz commented 1 hour ago

Lunch near Northeastern U or Boston U?

by oez 8 hours ago

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


oez commented 1 hour ago

Tough wine pairing

by offtoanywhere 2 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 2 hours ago


by dkennedy 4 days ago

This will be our second quarterly Dessert COTM*, and we'll cook from the winner from March 1st through May 31, 2016. ...


Siegal commented 2 hours ago

Winterlicious list is up

by ggom1 2 months ago

I don't generally go but had a good experience at Peter Pan for a 'licious.


Wino In Training commented 2 hours ago

Need recipes for tea sandwiches this morning

by conniemcd 4 days ago

I have chicken, black forest ham, chopped eggs, butter lettuce, romaine lettuce, cucumbers, parsley, chives, tarragon...

hotoynoodle commented 2 hours 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 2 hours ago

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

by townsendsmith 1 day 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 2 hours ago

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY Thread - February 2016

by fldhkybnva 11 days ago

Happy February, we're moving right along through 2014! Punxsutawney Phil will soon let us know whether we should prep...


bmorecupcake commented 3 hours ago

Anyone Tried the Lobster Bisque at Costco??

by FoodChic 7 years ago

On a recent trip to Costco, I notice they are now carrying a Kirkwood brand of Lobster Bisque. I'm curious if anyone...


acgold7 commented 3 hours ago

Long Island - a place unlike any other

by Gastronomos 9 hours ago

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

Gastronomos commented 3 hours ago

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