Our favorite celebrated science geek with a bowtie is back, and he's poking holes in popular thought such as food safety. Bill Nye took time to answer a few questions for Chowhound as his new show, Bill Nye Saves the World, releases today on Netflix. We wanted his takes on collaborating with Food Network's Alton Brown in an episode, molecular gastronomy, and one of the most hot-button food-science issues today — GMOs. Read more.
Bill Corbett, executive pastry chef for The Absinthe Group, shows his favorite spot to grab a Vietnamese sandwich and tips off what makes Sumiko's version the perfect banh mi: the right bread, fresh cilantro and peppers, and cracked pepper. Then the chef reveals the real secret ingredient...
In The Usual, the country's best chefs reveal the one dish that blows their mind again and again, then head behind-the-scenes to meet the creators.
Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab. Read more.
Justin Chapple, Food & Wine Deputy Test Kitchen Editor, is back this week with another killer Mad Genius Tip—an ice cream cake made of store-bought ice cream sandwiches, that requires just minutes of prep time.