An image of a very dirty grill grate to illustrate how to clean your grill.

How to Clean Your Grill

Don’t let your grilling prowess be marred by a messy grill. Here, expert tips on how to make scrubbing your grill a cinch. And it’s crazy easy.

Meathead’s Science of Grilling

Grilling guru Meathead Goldwyn explains how grilling works—you know, thermodynamics and pyrotechnics and other science-y stuff—in plain terms. You’re gonna like the homework.

A glass jar with overflowing starter on a wooden surface as part of an explanation on how to make sourdough starter.

How to Make a Sourdough Starter

We’re hearing the same question over and over and over again. How do I a make sourdough starter? (That is, a homemade bread starter that requires no commercial yeast.) Here’s how in simple, easy steps.

Several packages of frozen meat that need instruction on how to defrost meat safely.

How to Defrost Meat Safely

Ever wonder what’s the safest and best-est way to thaw frozen meat? Here’s your answer—with options for when you’re in a hurry and when you’re not.