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What Is the Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato?

As summer approaches, the gradually warming weather and bright sun makes many of us think about screaming for ice cream. Hot days tempered with cool, creamy, milky, flavorful ice cream…few

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What Is the Difference Between Prosciutto, Jamón Ibérico, and Jamón Serrano?

Summer is almost here, and few things say “I know how to host a party” better than a properly done charcuterie board. But should you get prosciutto or jamón? And

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What Is the Difference Between Cake Doughnuts and Yeast Doughnuts?

Cake donuts and yeast donuts—which one makes your world go round? There will be times in your life when you’re forced to pick a side. Important debates so monumental in

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What Is the Difference Between Summer Squash and Winter Squash?

If you’re looking to squash rumors about winter and summer varieties of your favorite vegetable*, look no further than this helpful guide. (*Squash is technically a fruit.) While summer squash

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What Is the Difference Between Fresh and Aged Cheese?

Cheese—in seemingly endless varieties and adored in all its forms—appears to be one of our most beloved foods. Instagram is loaded with photos of buttery triple-creams slathered on crusty bread,

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What Is the Difference Between Catsup and Ketchup?

Just put it on your fries and don't worry about it.

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What Is the Difference Between a Large Egg and an Extra Large Egg?

When you’re making scrambled eggs, it doesn’t matter what size egg you’re using—usually the size that’s on sale at the grocery store is your best bet. But when you’re making

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What Is the Difference Between Tofu and Tempeh?

Even if you lust for a bloody burger once in a while, you’ve likely dipped a toe into the world of meat alternatives and plant-based protein, including these two popular

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What Is the Difference Between a Radler and a Shandy?

Although these two beverages sound like they could pass for fairly legitimate Brooklyn hipster baby names (Shandy Mendes and Radler Gosling, anyone?), these two beer-based drinks are the perfect answer

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What Is the Difference Between Kimchi and Sauerkraut?

You may scoff at the question, “What is the difference between sauerkraut and kimchi?” but even if you could easily rattle off all the ways they’re not alike, have you

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What Is the Difference Between Charcoal and Wood for Grilling?

What’s the difference between grilling with charcoal versus wood? Both make fire, and flame-kissed food is delicious, right? Well, according to seven-time world barbecue champion Melissa Cookston, comparing these two fuels is

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What Is the Difference Between Rubs and Marinades?

The beauty of grilling is that you can take just about any protein, give it a hearty smack of salt and pepper, and leave it at that. The telltale grill

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Gas Versus Charcoal: Summer’s Most Important Decision

Choose what's under your grate before you choose what goes on top.

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What Is the Difference Between Barbecuing and Grilling?

Summer is almost officially here—Memorial Day is right around the corner—so will you be grilling or barbecuing? Funny enough, most people don’t know the difference between these two outdoor (and

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What Is the Difference Between Yogurt and Greek Yogurt?

Have you ever stared down the vast yogurt case in the dairy aisle, or looked at a recipe calling for plain yogurt—or maybe plain Greek yogurt—and wondered: What is the

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What Is the Difference Between Biscuits and Scones?

What is the difference between biscuits and scones? It’s mostly a matter of texture—airy and flaky versus rich and crumbly—and the ratio of ingredients that it takes to achieve each.

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What Is the Difference Between Bourbon and Whiskey?

Bourbon and whiskey both taste great in a cocktail and, when mixed together, make for one hell of a hangover, but exactly what is the difference between bourbon and whiskey?

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What Is the Difference Between a Mojito and a Mint Julep?

On the marquee: mojito vs mint julep. Is there a clear winner? Is there even that much of a difference between the two minty drinks? Read on to find out

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What Is the Difference Between Mexican and Filipino Adobo? 

“Adobo” can refer to a seasoning, a sauce, or a whole dish—and then, what is the difference between Mexican and Filipino adobo? This will help you keep your adobos straight

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What Is the Difference Between Mole and Adobo?

Asking about the differences between mole and adobo first depends upon clearing up what adobo actually is—in this case, we’re referring to the complex Mexican sauce used to cook and

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What Is the Difference Between Coffee and Espresso?

It’s only natural to wonder: What is the difference between coffee and espresso? Espresso is stronger and undergoes a different extraction process, but is it just a more concentrated form

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