Writings

Writings

How to Butterfly a Chicken

A simple, albeit scandalously underutilized, kitchen trick that’ll save you untold time and frustration as you stand at the grill and earn you accolades galore at the table.

How To Make The Perfect Sandwich

Sandwich whisperer Tyler Kord talks you through the requisite components and creativity for how to make the perfect sandwich.

Best Cookbooks July 2016

C’mon. Slow down. Everything else can wait. Summer’s best cookbooks are ready and waiting for you and your hammock.

How Grilling Works

Grilling guru Meathead Goldwyn explains how grilling works—you know, thermodynamics and other science stuff—in plain terms. We think you’ll like the homework.

Best Cookbooks June 2016

The latest and greatest cookbooks that we’re screaming over like groupies.

Why We Bake

Everyone, it seems, has a grandmother story. You know, some recollection of her in the kitchen baking cookies with you while sharing words of wisdom. Idyllic, yes?

Best Cookbooks May 2016

There’s a lot of potential inherent in any new cookbook. Here are those recently published books that make good on what they promise.

How to Buy Salmon

It can be confounding as you stand at the seafood counter confronted by little signs with confusing and misleading marketing terms. Here’s how to shop with confidence.

Best Cookbooks April 2016

We flipped through cookbook after cookbook and sussed out ways of seeing the world that are crazy inspiring and recipes that are eminently reliable. Here are several we think you’ll be hungry to read.

A Grandmother’s Love

The charming story of a doting Jewish grandmother and how she saw to it that her granddaughter was never hungry for love.

Edible French

You can be as mellifluous as the French with these common food idioms (we also included their eminently charming English translations).

Best Cookbooks March 2016

This time of year, one day you’re huddled over chili, the next you’re contemplating spring pea shoots. Here, books to satisfy your every climate-induced craving.

Homemade Dish Soap

This natural alternative to fancy liquid dish soap is inexpensive, effective, and gentle on hands. Doesn’t get much more practical than that.

When Guys Get Sick

It’s not the sniffling and sneezing and watery eyes that mar one’s beauty while sick. It’s the whining and feigning helplessness and other cold-related drama that are so gosh dang annoying.

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