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Why You Should Be Using Bug Salt With Your Mezcal

It may seem that kosher salt or sugar are the best types of rims for the beloved margarita, but they’re not the most authentic. In Mexico, sippers use bug salt

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Spark Spring Cleaning With These Organization and Design Books

There is a lot to love about the start of spring: warmer weather, cuter clothes, fresher fruit, and colder drinks. However, there is one thing about the change in seasons

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These 7 Canned Wines Are Living Their Best Life on Instagram

Whether you’re a pool person, beach bum, outdoorsy hiker type, or just a city boy/girl, one thing is for sure: when the weather warms we gotta get out and moving.

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‘Umami’ and ‘Ghost Pepper’ Among Food Words Added to Dictionary

Every year, the logophiles over at Merriam-Webster add to their ever-growing list of English language words, including a slew of food terms and phrases. And every year, we find ourselves

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Become a Master of Enchiladas with These Easy Tips and Tricks

Enchiladas are one of those foods that, when done correctly, you can’t stop thinking about (what’s better than a spicy, saucy, cheesy tortilla filled with meat or veggies?). But when

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What Is the Difference Between Snap Peas, Snow Peas, and English Peas?

The time is finally upon us. As temperatures rise those first intrepid flowers and plants have begun creeping up through the soil, and all manner of recipes, restaurant dishes, and

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What Is Smoked Beer?

The first sip of a smoked beer is bound to be perplexing. There’s the smell, reminiscent of a roaring campfire, which cold-cocks your nostrils like an Iron Mike upper cut.

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Pretzel Recipes for National Pretzel Day—and Every Day

You know how there’s a holiday for everything? Well, National Pretzel Day is April 26. It’s a good excuse as any to finally tackle that pretzel recipe you’ve been meaning

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The Best Meal Kit Delivery Services to Try in 2019

After cooking 15 meals from five of the most popular meal kit delivery services over a three week period, I’m well on my way of reaching my New Year’s resolution

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Best Kitchen Items for the Foodie Baby

Let’s face it, babies have a lot of needs. They need to be held, rocked, hushed, slept, and one of the most fun parts, fed! Selecting from the myriad of

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Mother’s Day 2019 Gift Guide: Find the Perfect Gift for Your Mom

Mother’s Day is a perfect opportunity to show your mom just how much she’s loved—we hope you do that all the time, but this is her day above all others,

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How to Make the Best Cacio e Pepe

This is a dish that’s much more than the sum of its parts: spaghetti with pecorino and black pepper.

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The Complete Guide to Quick Breads

What is a quick bread, exactly? Essentially, any loaf that is leavened with baking soda or baking powder instead of yeast (and/or the air trapped in beaten eggs). Banana bread

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11 Mexican Recipes to Spice Up Your Spring

We collected some of our best Mexican recipes in advance of Cinco de Mayo, but honestly, they’re fantastic any time.

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Delicious Cheap Dinners for the Budget Gourmet

It’s okay, you can admit it. We all have one. You know, an easy, go-to dish that you fall back on when exhaustion is high and funds are low. I

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Lidia Bastianich Takes Us Through the History of Cacio e Pepe

Cacio e pepe is a social media sensation. Everywhere you look, there are live-action pasta lifts or perfectly backlit shots of creamy, bespeckled, oh-so-twirlable mounds of this classic pasta dish.

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Target Launches New Line of “Clean” Home Cleaning Products

Target has announced a new line of  “clean” home cleaning products, Everspring. The environmentally friendly and biobased line includes paper goods, candles, cleaning spray, soaps, multi-surface wipes, detergents, and more

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The Best Candy and Snacks to Sneak Into a Movie Theater

Cinema employees, avert your eyes! Now, we here at Chowhound would never advocate for breaking the rules, but sometimes you gotta skirt around the edges a little in life. We

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The Best Blender Recipes That Go Way Beyond Smoothies

We rounded up some of our best blender recipes as a reminder of just how versatile an appliance the blender truly is. There’s a reason it goes on wedding registries

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What Is the Difference Between Ceviche and Mexican Shrimp Cocktail?

The difference between ceviche and a Mexican shrimp cocktail lies in the ingredients and the preparation, though there is a lot of overlap between the two delicious seafood dishes.

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Cheesy Recipes You Can’t Live Without

Looking for the perfect bite? A cheesy snack is usually the right answer.

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