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What Is the Difference Between Cobblers, Crisps, and Crumbles?

Finally, we answer the age-old questions that, admit it, you’ve been wondering yourself. What really is the difference between crisps, crumbles, and cobblers? Over the last 10 years, I’ve developed a real

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What Is the Difference Between Burrata and Mozzarella Cheese?

It’s only natural to wonder “What is the difference between mozzarella and burrata?” (at least when you’re dealing with fresh mozzarella cheese), but the most important distinction is probably the

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What Is the Difference Between a Convection Oven and a Conventional Oven?

The simple question, “What is the difference between a convection oven and a conventional oven?” inevitably leads to another query: “Which one is better?” The first answer is easy: a

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What Is the Difference Between a Peach and a Nectarine?

You probably just read “What is the difference between a peach and a nectarine?” and are feeling pretty sure you’ve got the answer to the titular question. It’s fuzz, right?

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What Is the Difference Between Keto and Paleo?

“What is the difference between keto and paleo?” isn’t a trick question, though keto and paleo—two popular diets among the biggest trends of the last few years—are often conflated. But

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What Is the Difference Between Frosting, Fondant, and Icing?

Frosting, fondant, and icing—they’re all sweet and commonly used to cap off cakes, but what exactly is the difference between them? All three include a base that is typically a

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What Is the Difference Between Sweet and Hot Peppers?

From super sweet bell peppers to scorching serranos, peppers are enjoyed in many global cuisines, but what are the differences between hot and sweet peppers on a biological and chemical

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What Is the Difference Between Pickling and Fermenting?

With the rise of kimchi, kombucha, DIY fermentation, homemade pickles, and everything probiotic, you may have wondered: What is the difference between pickling and fermenting? They do share similarities, but

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What Is the Difference Between a Daiquiri and a Piña Colada?

The world of tropical drinks is blessedly vast, so “What is the difference between a daiquiri and a piña colada?” may have crossed your mind at some point during summer

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What Is the Difference Between Caviar and Roe?

Caviar vs roe—what’s the difference? They’re both fish eggs, true, and to some, that makes them equally icky, while to caviar connoisseurs, there is simply no comparison. “Caviar” refers to

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What Is the Difference Between Limes and Key Limes?

If you’ve ever asked yourself (or the internet) “What is the difference between regular limes and Key limes?” it’s as likely to have been in frustration as in mere curiosity.

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What Is the Difference Between Tart Cherries and Sweet Cherries?

“What is the difference between tart cherries and sweet cherries?” may seem like a silly question—the answer is right there in the names. But there is more to know (and

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What Is the Difference Between Seitan and Mock Duck?

Before you can ask “What is the difference between seitan and mock duck?” you need to know what each gluten-based vegan meat alternative is. So we’ll break down these two

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What Is the Difference Between Bomb Pops and Firecrackers?

Looking for the perfect (and no stress) 4th of July treats for the kids (and let’s face it, adults too)? Ah yes, those red, white, and blue ice pops to

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What Is the Difference Between Coleslaw and Slaw?

Seeing as it’s picnic and BBQ season, summer is prime time for wondering “What is the difference between slaw and coleslaw anyway?” But it’s a trick question! Functionally, there is

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What Is the Difference Between Campari and Aperol?

Think aperitivo and chances are the words Campari and Aperol will follow soon after. The iconic herbal liqueurs are called for, often interchangeably, in recipes designed as pre-meal cocktails intended

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What Is the Difference Between Barbecuing and Grilling?

Summer is officially here—Memorial Day has come and gone and the 4th of July is already right around the corner—so will you be grilling or barbecuing? Funny enough, most people

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What Is the Difference Between a Milkshake and a Malt?

What is the difference between a milkshake and a malt? is a question you might ask your server at any 1950s-style diner or throwback soda fountain, and you might receive

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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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