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Maple Bacon on a Stick w/ Chef Matthew Lief, Landhaus (Video)

Food. Smorgasburg. Maple Bacon on a Stick. It can take some time (and a little convincing) to get Manhattanites off the island of hustle-and-bustle, but these three things usually do […]

Savory Sorbet? In an Oyster Shooter?! Chef Seth Levine Shows Us How They Come Together (Video)

Chef Seth Levine is the boss – and not just because he’s the Executive Chef at four New York restaurants (including Hotel Chantelle, Penthouse 808, The Stand, and Gurney’s Montauk […]

How To Bake Bacon

Bacon is delicious in any form it comes in: wrapped around chicken, with eggs and hash, in sandwiches, and even as ice cream (yes, that exists). But, maybe you’re reluctant […]

How To Make Falafel

Falafel is an ancient Egyptian dish that has been widely popularized in the Middle East and has now made its way to American vendors on street corners and restaurants alike. […]

The Easiest Way to Peel an Orange (Video)

It seems that we’ve all been peeling our oranges the wrong way our whole lives. Trying to peel the entire peel off at once with your fingers simply results in […]

How To Cook Asparagus

Asparagus are a wonderful vegetable, chock full of nutrients and health benefits that help round out any meal, so learning how to cook asparagus is a wonderful addition to anyone’s […]

How to Bake a Sweet Potato

Thoughts of baking sweet potatoes probably don’t occur to you before it’s time to mass-produce pies for the too many Thanksgiving dinners that you somehow agreed to attend. But, maybe, that’s […]

How To Make a Gluten Free Pie Crust

With warming weather and perpetual sun, summer is the season of flavor-filled fruit, ripened under the rays and begging to be turned into the most American of after dinner indulgences: […]

How To Make Greek Yogurt

If you’re not hip to Greek yogurt, you’ve probably been living under a rock or avoiding the dairy aisle at the grocery store altogether. Greek yogurt is hot right now, […]

How to Make Chicken Fried Steak by The Derby NYC (Video)

Ah, chicken fried steak. This tenderized piece of steak that has been coated in seasoned flour, battered and deep fried in the same oil that the restaurant usually uses to fry […]

Easy Kimchi Recipe

If you’re like me, you might be a little intimidated by kimchi. While this Korean side dish is simply seasoned fermented vegetables, the prospect of eating it, let alone making […]

How to Make Watermelon Jell-O Shot Slices (Video)

We have a way to make your watermelon Jell-O shots look like real watermelon slices! You won’t believe how cool this is and how drunk and excited your friends will […]

How to Split a Vanilla Bean (Video)

Using fresh vanilla bean in your dishes makes such a difference. That sweet, distinct vanilla flavor is one of the most expensive spices in the world and with good reason. […]

How to Make Panna Cotta (Video)

This is one of those recipes for everyone out there who feels like they can’t bake and needs to come up with a quick, ridiculously delicious and easy dessert. Or if […]

How to Cut a Watermelon (Video)

This summer picnic fruit is not only good for you, but really refreshing and inexpensive. We have a few tips for you when you are out shopping for a watermelon […]

Cut a Handful of Grape Tomatoes in 3 Seconds

Here is a trick to cutting those grape tomatoes quickly! You will need to grab two lids and of course, your tomatoes. A cerraded knife works best, but if you […]

How to Remove Corn from the Cob

Corn season is upon us and removing the kernels can be a quite messy and tricky thing to do. There are so many methods to doing this correctly, but if […]

How to Make Dill Pickle Pasta Salad (Video)

This Mindy Fox inspired pasta salad kicks ass and you have to make it. It’s a dill pickle pasta salad and the dill pickles and fresh dill will set this […]

How to Make an Aperol Spritz

Beat the heat with this refreshing summer cocktail, the Aperol Spritz. Aperol is an Italian apéritif and is known for its bitter orange flavor with hints of rhubarb and herbs. […]

How to Make Cheesecake Filled Strawberries

This will make you feel a little better about loving cheesecake. Instead of woofing down an entire slice you can make these awesome bite-sized treats and (if you have willpower) […]

How to Make Rainbow Cupcakes (Video)

Make some rainbow cupcakes! These are really fun and simple to do. You can use your own homemade white cake batter recipe or just buy your favorite boxed cupcake mix […]

Olive Oil Caviar, Famous Spanish Ham, and Grapes? Salinas NYC’s White Gazpacho Recipe (Video)

What does Jamon Iberico, olive oil caviar, and water purified in a volcano have in common? They’re all ingredients in Salinas’s Ajoblancho, aka white gazpacho. Chef Luis Bollo of Salinas […]

Scarpetta’s Spaghetti is… Holy Crap, There’s a Bar Here?! (Video)

We’re all aware of how amazing all the food is at Scarpetta. From the creamy polenta with truffled mushrooms, to the short rib & bone marrow agnolotti, to the amazing desserts […]

Gazpacho Recipe by Tres Carnes

Summertime food for most might invoke images of grills, hot dogs, ice cream, and maybe even alcoholic slushies delivered to your door (until they were taken away from us), but […]