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What Are Superfoods?

If you want to eat healthy, you have options: paleo, keto, Whole30, vegetarian or vegan. However you go, you might as well do it all the way by loading up

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Is Low-Dosage, Low-Sugar Wine the Answer to Your Diet Dreams?

Whether for the new year or just to live a bit healthier, wellness is seemingly top-of-mind at this time of year. Taking part in a dry January, eating more plant-based

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Does Posting Food Porn Lead to Healthy Eating?

What’s the first thing you do when a beautiful meal is placed in front of you? If you’re like me (and the rest of the world’s foodies) chances are you’re

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What Exactly Is the Keto Diet?

The return of “Jersey Shore” brought us a new and improved Vinny Guadagnino, who—if I’m honest—looks amazing, and now refers to himself as “Keto Guido.” His roommates constantly pick on

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Is Kimbap the Next Fast-Casual Dining Sensation?

It’s cheap and easy to transport. It comes in a wide variety of flavors. It can easily be prepared for vegan, health-conscious, and gluten-free eaters. And, most importantly, it’s damn

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What Are Processed Foods?

“I actually don’t eat processed foods.” You hear it fly out of your mouth at a cocktail party or first date, and just as it does, you realize you have

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Five Coffee Resolutions for the New Year

While everybody else is busy making empty promises about going to the gym and finally cleaning out the fridge, you could be considering making some caffeinated upgrades to your life

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What Is Mincemeat Pie?

One thing that always strikes me upon return from any trip to London is my own country’s glaring lack of meat pies. What gives? Wandering into a pub in London,

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What to Do with Your Christmas Dinner Leftovers

If you invite a group of folks over for a holiday meal, it’s imperative that there is enough food on the table. In fact, when hosting a large gathering, I

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What to Do with Christmas Ham Leftovers

Let’s play a word association game, shall we? If I mention the words “holidays” and “leftovers,” please raise your hand if the first thing that came to mind was turkey.

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Is Orange Wine the New Rosé?

While you’ve heard of red, white, rosé, and sparkling wine before, orange wine may not have crossed your radar. The wine, which is mostly produced in Northeast Italy in the

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Ice Wine Is The Dessert Wine You Never Knew You Needed

Made from grapes that freeze on the vine, ice wine is the extreme sports version of winemaking. After freezing, the grapes are harvested only when the temperature reaches -10ºC, which

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How Coconut Water Is Made

These days, your run-of-the-mill grocery store usually carries several brands of coconut water, packaged in tropically suggestive cartons and boxes promising ultra-hydration. And we’re certainly buying what’s on the shelves—between

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How Coconut Oil Is Made

If Google Trends is any indication, coconut oil continues to proliferate in pantries and medicine cabinets as the go-to slick of choice among the health conscious. Whether it ends up

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Why Cheesecake Is the Perfect Christmas Dessert

At Christmas time, there are cookies galore, but true dessert lovers still crave something more substantial after a festive meal. Pie can seem passé post-Thanksgiving, and while snowy Christmas Coconut

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Why You Need to Drink Coffee Liqueur This Holiday Season

You’ve likely put booze in your coffee at least once during festive cold weather occasions, like trimming the tree or wrapping gifts. (And no judgment if it’s been more than

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9 Reasons Your Holiday Baking Was a Big Disaster

Your Christmas cookies crumbled and your black bottom cupcakes turned out black (really black). What went wrong? Allow me to count the potential pitfalls. Baking is a science, and before

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A Comprehensive Guide to Different Types of Cheesecake

When you think “cheesecake,” there’s a good chance you picture some platonic ideal of a creamy, smooth, ivory dessert. But there are actually several different types of cheesecake, and while

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Guide to Essential Baking Tools

Baking supplies that won't collect dust.

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What Your Favorite Christmas Cookie Says About You

It’s finally time for holiday baking, but there are so many choices! If you’re stuck trying to figure out which holiday cookie recipe to try out, fear not. Check out

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What Is a Clarified Cocktail?

Have you encountered a clarified cocktail yet? As of a couple days ago, I had not. But the folks at Chowhound were interested in breaking down the libation for its

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