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11 Ricotta Recipes You’ll Rave About This Spring

We always look forward to spring produce as the weather warms (even if we are enjoying it from home this year), but we’ll never quit cheese. Still, blankets of cheddar

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The Most Delicious Rice Recipes to Make for Dinner

When it comes to side dishes, rice is pretty much your no-brainer, goes-with-everything, workhorse par excellence. And while there is a sort of understated elegance to a mound of plain,

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How Long Do Eggs Last?

The question of how long eggs last doesn’t have as straight-forward an answer as you might expect—it depends not only on whether you refrigerate them, but when. Then there’s the

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Canned Tomatoes: A Comprehensive Guide to a Pantry Staple

OK, so your pantry is suddenly jam-packed with industrial sized canned tomatoes. Luckily there is no shortage of ways to take advantage of the world’s favorite fruit masquerading as a

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How to Keep Yourself Calm, Well-Fed, and Healthy Right Now

If coronavirus concerns have you worrying about the logistics of self-isolating and quarantine—or at least wondering how to stock your pantry, use what’s in it, and keep everything clean—you’re in

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The Passover Food at New York’s Breads Bakery Is a Revelation

For the best Passover seder food, New York’s Breads Bakery should be on your bucket list. Note: This piece was written prior to the spread of COVID-19 but you can currently still

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How to Create a Coffee Station in Your Kitchen

Setting up a coffee station in your home is not only a super easy DIY project, but it will improve your mornings immeasurably. Here’s how to create a kitchen coffee

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The Key to Making Detroit-Style Pizza at Home

Detroit-style pizza is a glorious thing, but you don’t have to be in the Motor City to try it (nor do you have to pay a premium to order it

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Celebrate the Most Significant Women in American Culinary History

Throughout International Women’s Month, Chowhound is sharing stories from and about a wealth of women entrepreneurs, businesses, chefs, and cookbook writers who have all found success in the food space.

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How to Nail Your Next Virtual Happy Hour or Dinner Party 

Staying in is the new going out—at least for now—and we’ve some fun ideas for making the most of your next virtual hang, happy hour, or dinner party while stuck at

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How to Make Your Own Sourdough Starter

Sourdough is having a moment—many people are hunkering down at home and embarking on new projects, including baking homemade bread. Using store-bought yeast is one option if you can find

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A Bedroom Makeover Is the Perfect Spring Cleaning Project

Spring cleaning projects don’t have to be relegated to the public areas of your house; it’s a great time to tackle a bedroom makeover too—and there are easy ways to

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The Shocking Truth Behind the Triscuit Name

I love learning about the genesis of odd food names (and words in general), so the recent revelation about the origin of Triscuit crackers’ memorable moniker has completely delighted me.

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Samin Nosrat’s New Podcast Tackles Cooking (& Anxiety) in the Age of Quarantine

Samin Nosrat, the bubbly chef, New York Times columnist, and author of “Salt Fat Acid Heat” (hit cookbook turned TV series) has launched a new limited-run quarantine cooking podcast. With

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15 Canned Sardine Hacks for a Better Snack

Why these small fish should not be overlooked.

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Pickle Juice Beyond Shots: Creative Ways to Use Your Leftover Pickle Brine

Once you finish a jar of pickles, what do you do with the abundance of tangy, salty brine left behind? If you’re like most people, the probable answer is: Throw

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How to Make Cream Cheese Frosting without Butter

Cream cheese frosting is a favorite, but if you’re out of one of the crucial ingredients, can you make cream cheese frosting without butter? Sure can!

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What Are the Best Food Podcasts Right Now?

Looking for the best food podcast to listen to right now? These are some of our favorites.

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How to Cook Healthy Meals When You’re Self Isolating Inside

During the coronavirus pandemic, minimizing our exposure to others is the most important thing many of us can do. That said, avoiding restaurants means we can quickly run out of

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Make Healthy ‘Fried’ Snacks with This $20 Air Fryer

Do you know that old expression, “full of hot air”? Well, that’s a good thing in 2020 thanks to air fryers, which imitate our favorite fried foods — chicken wings,

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How to Fall in Love with Beans: Try This Hearty Nigerian Stew

Of all the ingredients in the world, we’d wager that beans certainly aren’t the most glamorous. But Joe Yonan, the food and travel editor for The Washington Post, has made

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