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Following a recipe that calls for cups, but you only have metric measuring spoons on hand? Use this helpful conversion table to make sure you get your quantities right.

Apr 29, 2019

Measuring cup on wood

Oil and water don’t mix—except when they do: in salad dressing, hollandaise, vinaigrette, and dozens of other emulsified sauces. So what exactly is emulsification, and how does ...

Apr 29, 2019

Chef whisking eggs together on wooden table

Thanks to its trendy millennial pink hue and recent rebrand as a day drinking staple, rosé has seen a surge in popularity in recent years. Although this pink wine has become the...

Apr 29, 2019

Glass of rose with cheese plate

Merlot, used primarily as a blending grape in traditional Bordeaux wine, has now become dominant as a wine in its own right. Merlot is a great introductory wine thanks to its sm...

Apr 29, 2019

Pouring red wine into glass with cheese

"Only somebody who really takes the time to understand pinot's potential can then coax it into its fullest expression. Then, I mean, oh, its flavors. They're just the most haunt...

Apr 29, 2019

Wine glass and bottle with wooden barrel

Once you’ve decided on what cut of meat you want to buy, a whole new problem opens up: beef grades. Do they really matter? And what do they mean, anyway? Here’s the beef on the ...

Apr 29, 2019

Varieties of raw meat on marble

A confit is a technique traditionally used to preserve meats by cooking them in their own fat. The best-known example is duck confit. But the term “confit” can be used to descri...

Apr 29, 2019

Thomas Keller confit eggplant and garlic on plate

Perfectly cooked eggs with set whites and runny yolks can be tricky to nail, which is why there’s more than one way to fry an egg. The two most famous methods are sunny-side up ...

Apr 29, 2019

Fried egg on wooden spoon with black background

In the halls of healthy eating, leafy green vegetables reign supreme—and if two leafy greens in particular have to share the throne, it’s kale and spinach. (Or, spinach and kale...

Apr 29, 2019

Kale and spinach in bowl on wood