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What Is the Difference Between Gumbo and Jambalaya?

They’re both flavorful and hearty dishes associated with New Orleans, but what is the difference between gumbo and jambalaya? Gumbo Gumbo is a Creole stew that is frequently made with

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Which Is Better, Pancakes or Waffles?

In the age-old breakfast debate of pancakes versus waffles, it’s hard to pick a side. Both are delicious, and each has its superior applications (chicken and pancakes is not a

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What Is the Difference Between Potato Pancakes and Potato Latkes?

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

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What Is the Difference Between Crepes and Pancakes?

They both usually start as flour-based batters enriched with milk and eggs that’s poured onto a skillet, griddle, or pan and cooked until firm enough to roll or flip, but

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What Is the Difference Between Pozole and Menudo?

What is the difference between pozole and menudo? One has a stomach-churning past, the other is actually made with stomach. But they’re both a pair of soul-satisfying soups that also

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What Is the Difference Between Butter and Margarine?

Did you know that the production and sale of margarine was once banned in six states? Although they now sit side by side in the dairy aisle, the relationship between

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What Is the Difference Between Mardi Gras and Carnival?

There’s one obvious answer to the question, “What is the difference between Mardi Gras and Carnival?” and that’s where they’re celebrated. Mardi Gras is synonymous with New Orleans, and Carnival

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What Is the Difference Between Brown Eggs and White Eggs?

Paying more doesn't mean they're better for you.

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What Is the Difference Between Cage Free Eggs, Free Range Eggs, and Pasture Raised Eggs?

Delving into the differences between cage-free, free-range, and pasture-raised eggs may be enough to give you a headache, but the egg itself is deceptively simple. What isn’t there to love

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What Is the Difference Between Fertilized Eggs and Unfertilized Eggs?

The horror of cracking open an egg in your kitchen to find a dead, bloody baby chick inside is more of a fear than fact. True, it happened to me

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What Is the Difference Between Beignets and Zeppoles?

Mardi Gras in New Orleans is an experience, but no trip to NOLA can compete with the city’s finest attraction: its beignets. Put the beads away because you have more

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What Is the Difference Between Gluten-Free and Gluten-Removed Beer?

Earlier this month fitness-oriented Sufferfest Beer Company made history when it became the first acquisition in Sierra Nevada Brewing Company’s nearly 40-year history. Why would the third largest craft brewery

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What Is the Difference Between Biltong and Beef Jerky?

In the never-ending swirl of new food trends, biltong has captured the attention of those looking for fast snacks and a healthy, tasty boost of protein. But what exactly is

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What Is the Difference Between Banana Bread and Banana Cake?

Banana breads and banana cakes are easy, moist, sweet solutions for making use of those three or four bananas on your kitchen counter that are getting mushier by the minute,

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Are Cocktails Better Shaken or Stirred?

It depends on what texture and look you are after.

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What Is the Difference Between a Margarita and a Skinny Margarita?

The margarita may very well be the most democratic of all cocktails, though this may be difficult to prove empirically. Its pedigree is well-established such that even the haughtiest mixologist

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What Is the Difference Between Jambalaya and Etouffee?

I don’t know about you, but when I travel to New Orleans to eat and drink, I usually don’t ask questions.

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What Is the Difference Between Creole and Cajun Food?

Mardi Gras is swiftly approaching, and with that celebratory holiday comes the consumption of all the amazing dishes that come out of the Big Easy and surrounding lands. Jambalaya, etouffee,

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What Is the Difference Between Champagne and Cava?

There are so many different types of wine varietals that are infused with bubbles. There’s Champagne, of course, and then sparkling wine. Within that category, there are even more variations

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What Is the Difference Between a Microbrewery and a Brew Pub?

With the continued growth of the craft beer movement, sippers are moving from their favorite bars and breweries and are adding smaller, more intimate beer-experiencing venues into their repertoire, like

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What Is the Difference Between Pots de Crème and Pudding?

Valentine’s Day is coming up and surprising your partner with a decadent, sweet treat is worth all the trouble of making it yourself. However, you may be pressed for time

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