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What’s the Difference Between Challah and Babka?

Although they’re both delicious yeast-based breads, challah and babka have very different textures and babka often contains the addition of raisins, nuts, or chocolate which add another level of sweetness.

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What Is the Difference Between Potato Latkes and Potato Pancakes?

Much like doughnuts and dumplings, almost every culture around the world has its own take on potato pancakes. The Swiss have their rosti, the Japanese have their korokke, the Irish

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What’s the Difference Between Port and Madeira?

Getting to know your way around dessert wines can intimidate even the most confident grape lover. You know your Italian and your French and can confidently tell a Malbec from

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What Is the Difference Between Butter and Ghee?

We all know butter, that silky, creamy spread that makes everything taste better, whether it’s melting into a warm, crumbly cornbread or slathered all over a chicken that’s about to

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What Is the Difference Between Natural and Organic Wine?

No shame if you normally pick your favorite wine like most people (which is purely based on the label, obviously). Words like tannins, legs, and “mouth feel” are enough to

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What Is the Difference Between Mexican and Spanish Chorizo?

If you’re a sausage lover who hasn’t tried chorizo (we’re not sure how that’s possible, but we’re not judging you!), you’ll be running out to find some after reading this.

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What Is the Difference Between Turnips and Parsnips?

While they’re both root vegetables packed with nutrients, parsnips and turnips are not quite the same—parsnips are similar to carrots and have a sweet, candy-like flavor profile. Turnips, on the

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What Is the Difference Between Adobo and Mole?

Adobo is a dish that originated in the Philippines, that combines a vinegary marinade with pork or chicken. There are many styles of Adobo, including Mexican (with chipotles and chiles),

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What Is the Difference Between Pan, Stuffed, and Deep Dish Pizza?

As a dad who is typically responsible for preparing meals, every once in a while I cheat and order out. One of our take-out staples is (of course!) pizza. Luckily,

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What Is the Difference Between Boxed and Homemade Mashed Potatoes?

Move aside, turkey. Mashed potatoes are the real star of Thanksgiving! Pillowy and perfect, mashed potatoes always deserve a place at the table but do require a bit of work.

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What Is the Difference Between Regular and Sicilian Pizza?

According to rules of etiquette, one should refrain from discussing potentially contentious topics in polite conversation. Think politics, religion, or even sports. In my opinion, the question of where you

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What Is the Difference Between Japanese and Korean Fried Chicken?

Fried chicken is an indelible part of our nation’s culinary landscape from the wings of Buffalo, to the hotness of Nashville, and, of course, those unmistakable craggy ridges of Kentucky.

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What Is the Difference Between Chowder and Bisque?

What’s the difference between chowder and bisque? C’mon, it’s obvious.

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What Is the Difference Between Red, Green, and Yellow Apples?

We’ve officially reached peak apple (and apple-picking for Instagram) season, and so to keep up with the spirit of the times, we thought it’d be good to break down a

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What Is the Difference Between a Candy Apple and a Caramel Apple?

It seems obvious, doesn’t it? Even if they’re not side by side in front of your eyes, the answer is right there in the names. Still, plenty of people use

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What Is the Difference Between Apple Juice and Apple Cider?

Pumpkins may be one of the more recognizable totems of fall, but apples capture the essence of the autumn season just as well—maybe even better (and even though they’re available

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What’s the Difference Between the Most Common Types of Apples?

They say that an apple a day can keep the doctor away. But what type of apple? Granny Smith? Red Delicious? Golden Delicious?

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What Is the Difference Between Mead and Hard Cider?

When you’re out at your local craft beer bar, you might find yourself in a situation with a list of unfamiliar beverage options. From IPA to Tripel, you might be

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What Is the Difference Between Applejack and Calvados?

If you’re a fan of hard apple cider but don’t think it’s quite hard enough, consider going the brandy route. There’s no better place to start than with Calvados, the

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What Is the Difference Between Applesauce and Apple Butter?

For some time, I have had trouble separating apple butter and applesauce in my mind. Both are made of apples and both provide boosts of exceptional fall flavor to my

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What Is the Difference Between Pumpkin Puree and Pumpkin Pie Filling?

Okay, so maybe your gut reaction is to think that this is entirely self-explanatory, but if you’ve ever found yourself in a baking needs aisle staring down a row of

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