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What Is the Difference Between Chow Mein and Lo Mein?

If you’ve ever opened a box of Chinese take-out and it turns out to be not exactly what you ordered, you may have mixed up your meins. That’s right, there

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What Is the Difference Between Jam and Jelly?

For as long as we’ve been eating fruit, people have been keen to find a way to preserve it in order to enjoy it year-long. The easiest way to accomplish

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What Is the Difference Between Cayenne and Chili Powder?

So you’re trying to heat things up, are you? In one hand you have a bottle of cayenne, in the other, a bottle of chili powder. As you stand over

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What Is the Difference Between Corned Beef And Pastrami?

Have you ever been sitting at a deli and thought, “What is the difference between corned beef and pastrami?” Yeah, me too. When I was younger, I feel like I

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What Is the Difference Between a Fruit and a Vegetable?

Tomato, tomahto. Potato, potahto. If you’re here to settle a produce aisle bet on matters of semantics where edible plant varieties are concerned—”What is the difference between a fruit and

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What Is the Difference Between a Pie and a Tart?

What is it about pie that makes feel all warm and gooey inside? Maybe it’s how warm and gooey pie is…inside. While scientists continue to debate the matter, along with

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What Is the Difference Between Pork Tenderloin and Pork Loin?

Despite what you might think, “What is the difference between pork loin and pork tenderloin?” is not a trick question. Although they sound incredibly similar, pork tenderloin and pork loin are

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What Is the Difference Between Meatballs and Swedish Meatballs?

If you’re trying to trace the branches in the family tree between polpette and kottbullar (aka Italian and Swedish meatballs), there’s no better place to start than with the meat

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What Is the Difference Between Crab and Krab?

If you’re anything like me, not much beats cracking into a bucket of sweet crabs at one of Florida’s outposts, like Ft. Lauderdale’s beloved Rustic Inn or world famous Joe’s Stone

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What Is the Difference Between Pho and Bun Bo Hue?

When most people (outside of Asia) think of Vietnamese cuisine, a few dishes generally come to mind. Pho, a traditional peasant noodle soup with vermicelli (rice noodles) and thin fragrant

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What Is the Difference Between Avocado and Guacamole?

We know the answer is obvious to most of you, but nevertheless, a lot of people ask this question. The difference between avocado and guacamole is: the first item is

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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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