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What Is the Difference Between Parchment Paper and Wax Paper?

As baking season ramps up, you might be wondering, What is the difference between parchment paper and wax paper? And can you use them interchangeably? In some cases, yes, but

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What Is the Difference Between Challah and Brioche?

What is the difference between challah and brioche? We’ll slice up the similarities and differences between these two fluffy yeast bread loaves. If you’re not familiar with the intricacies of

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What Is the Difference Between Cincinnati, Texas and Classic Chili?

Chili is many things to many people, but let’s drill down into a few specific styles and see: What is the difference between Texas chili, Cincinnati chili, and regular chili?

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What Is the Difference Between Cornmeal and Masa Harina?

They are processed differently for different uses.

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What Is the Difference Between Types of Vanilla?

You just wanted to make a cake and now you’re standing in front of a row of different types of vanillas, unsure of which one to choose. With different price

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What Is the Difference Between Pasta and Egg Noodles?

If you’re thinking the answer to the question “What is the difference between pasta and egg noodles?” is an easy, obvious one, you’re right. Well, sort of. Eggs are the

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What Is the Difference Between Maple Syrup and Pancake Syrup?

Breakfast can spark many questions (like “Sunny side up or scrambled?”), but “What is the difference between maple syrup and pancake syrup?” may be one of the most important, and

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What Is the Difference Between Brisket and Texas Brisket?

Maybe you’ve never wondered, “What is the difference between brisket and Texas brisket?”—maybe you didn’t even know there were multiple types of brisket. But there is a difference, and it’s

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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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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 Charcoal and Wood for Grilling?

If you’re hazy on the difference between wood and charcoal for grilling, you’re not alone. But we’ll help clear things up. So: What is the difference between charcoal and wood

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What Is the Difference Between Beef and Angus Beef?

It’s a bit of a rarity these days, but sometimes big questions do have simple answers. For example: What is the difference between beef and Angus beef? Easy: The breed

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What Is the Difference Between Regular, Raw, and Manuka Honey?

There is an entire alphabet of honey from acacia to wildflower, but beyond those different floral varieties, there are other types too. We’re taking a deeper look at the difference

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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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