Never Cook Naked

Never Cook Naked: Nonstick Grilling, “Reusable” Bamboo, Meat Safety

Savvy, simple, and (mostly) commensense advice on grilling without sticking, the meaning of “reusable disposable,” and safe barbecuing.

Maxwell Food Centre

Carrot Cake of the Singaporean Kind

While in Indonesia, David discovers–and darn near swoons over–a savory little something known to locals as…well, it’s a little misleading.

Never Cook Naked

Never Cook Naked: Host(ess) Gifts, New Mexican Chiles, Wax (?) Paper

Our cooking columnists answer your questions on gift etiquette, how to get your hands on hatch chiles, and paper properties.

Tools

My One and Only Spatula

Rick Casner muses on the magic of certain inanimate objects after falling–hard–for an everyday utensil.

Never Cook Naked

Never Cook Naked: Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs, Too Flat Cookies, Blonde Coffee

Our Never Cook Naked columnists, Mark Scarbrough and Bruce Weinstein, share lots more lessons than just proper cooking attire.

60's Hostess

Entertaining Thoughts

Chef Patrick O’Connell reflects on entertaining in a bygone era, musing about the real reason his mom entertained and why his approach differs so dramatically from hers.

Homemade Twinkies

Homemade Twinkies

Just like the classic, these delicate sponge cakes are crammed to almost bursting with irresistibly sweet and creamy goodness.

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Corn Dog

Corn Dogs

Corn dogs, that ubiquitous county fair food, played a crucial, almost divine role, in keeping David alive during a detour in Dallas. Recipe included.

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St. David's Day Leek Corsage

Is That a Leek on Your Pocket?

March 1 is Saint David’s Day, a Welsh holiday in which the devout tip their collective hat to the eponymous saint by wearing leek corsages.

Calendar Boy

He’s the Reason You’re Fat

Ever wonder why you can’t lose weight? It’s not for lack of resolve or willpower. It’s because some Roman king long ago decided to mess with the calendar.

Change Your Fortune Cookies Recipe

Change Your Fortune Cookies

Try your hand at homemade fortune cookies that you can stuff with you own zany fortunes. Feel your luck changing already?

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Wintry House

A Cold Day’s Feast

Despite a bludgeoning blizzard that wreaked havoc on their CT house, David and The One still find nothing’s homier than cooking during white-out conditions.

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