LifeStyle: Food

What's Actually in Grape Jelly?

Tuesday  00:55,   16 january 2018

<p>Spread the[...]

Medieval Times Finally Crowned A Queen

Tuesday  00:55,   16 january 2018

We've seen the likes of Cercei, Daenerys, Elizabeth, and Victoria take over as the queens of pop culture in recent years. At last, it looks like the ladies are also stepping onto the throne in another medium: At all nine Medieval Times chains[...]

A Surprising Use for That Grapefruit You Have Sitting Around

Tuesday  00:15,   16 january 2018

<p></p><p>In the midst of winter, lemons, oranges, grapefruits, and limes bring unexpected—but well-received—moments of brightness.</p>The directions read as[...]

The most and least expensive American cities for dining out

Monday  23:56,   15 january 2018

The priciest is going to surprise you (no, it's not New York or San Francisco).The math wizards at CreditLoan crunched a lot of numbers on the Foursquare Menu API, studying thousands of menus in hundreds of cities to determine which[...]

How to Brown Meat So It's Actually, You Know, Brown

Monday  22:02,   15 january 2018
Bon Appétit

No matter what your mom told you, gray taco meat does not count as "browned." Here's how to brown meat so it's crispy and delicious.1) Dry the raw meat on paper towels and let it come up to room temperature. This prevents it from[...]

All Day Cafes Are Changing the Way We Eat Out

Monday  20:49,   15 january 2018
Bon Appétit

How did airy, stylish, veg-centric natural wine–pouring cafés become the iconic restaurant genre of 2018?If I didn’t have so much actual work to catch up on, I could go back to any of these places after nature had flipped her dimmer switch for a[...]

Chain Gets Backlash for Cold-blooded Tipping Policy That Makes Servers Pay to Work

Monday  20:49,   15 january 2018
Grub Street

The legally dubious scheme takes 3 percent of the bill, regardless the gratuity.Its explanation to employees — which the Post got ahold of — says it’s “completely down to” them how much they make. Minus the kitchen’s 10 percent, they keep whatever[...]

Never Make This Mistake When Frying an Egg

Monday  19:31,   15 january 2018
Southern Living

Never Make This Mistake When Frying an EggCooks will differ over how hot to preheat the skillet- some say use a medium-high heat, others say to use the lowest possible heat (this works well if you want a sunny-side-up fried egg.) Both camps agree,[...]

The Biggest Mistake You Can Make When Cooking Pasta

Saturday  18:46,   13 january 2018
Reader's Digest

To a hungry cook in a hurry, no quick-and-easy meal is quite like plain, old pasta.&nbsp;Sure, the logic makes sense at first. Using a smaller pot means you need less water, which will speed up the boiling process. But this little mistake could[...]

You Can Finally Make That Milk From Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Yes, That One)

Saturday  04:35,   13 january 2018
Food & Wine

<p>Unlike Luke Skywalker, you can have it in milkshake form.</p>Since the Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally hit theaters last month, fans have debated just about every moment within the film. But perhaps the most enduring saga spawned by the[...]

What to Bake This Weekend: Blackout Chocolate Banana Bread

Saturday  04:35,   13 january 2018
Bon Appétit

If you've ever had banana bread and thought it could be vastly improved with lots of chocolate, this is your recipe.Cake is so much better than those things! Chocolaty, chocolaty cake. It looks like chocolaty is spelled wrong but nope, that’s[...]

Why Coffee is Really Called 'A Cup of Joe'

Saturday  00:55,   13 january 2018
Spoon University

Who is[...]

All-in-One (Instant) Pot Butter Chicken—With a Few Vegetarian Riffs

Saturday  00:01,   13 january 2018

<p>It started with a post in the Instant Pot Community on Facebook, and turned into the Indian Instant Pot Cookbook. Here’s how that happened.</p>When it comes to cooking, I am lazy—although I prefer the term efficient. I also want authentic,[...]

The Easiest Way to Make a Bloody Mary

Saturday  00:00,   13 january 2018
Food & Wine

<p>These 'Bloody Mary Sticks' will help cut down on a lot of ingredient shopping.</p>Okay, so Bloody Marys aren't the most challenging cocktail of all time, but sometimes you might not have the time and patience at 11 a.m., when you[...]

The Best Drinks at Dunkin' Donuts, Ranked by Taste

Friday  22:11,   12 january 2018
Spoon University

<p>I have some favorites at America's (and my) favorite coffee shop. Here are a list of the best drinks at Dunkin' Donuts,[...]