Top Pick Of The Week

Jeff’s Famous Bacon Jerky

Load up; this jerky is the bomb. Jeff’s Famous Jerky is made in bacon or beef, with fab flavors and varieties. How can you choose? See our review.


Tip Of The Day

Sweet Heat

For Cinco de Mayo,l serve sweet heat: a combination of sweet and hot flavors in beverages, mains, desserts (including the mango ice cream in the photo) and more. Take a bite.


Today’s Food Holiday

National Raisin Day

Go big with this raisin pie recipe...or head to the cupboard for a box of raisins. See all the May food holidays, and the entire year of food holidays.

Homemade Animal Crackers  

Food Fun

Homemade Animal Crackers

Make the same old PB&J, ham and cheese, or any sandwich, raw vegetable, etc. much more fun with an inexpensive set of mini cutters. Check it out.

This Month’s Features

Featured Glossary

Cuts Of Beef

Do you know a a hanger steak from a flatiron steak? Check out all the cuts in our Beef Glossary. Clockwise in photo: skirt steak, New York Strip and Porterhouse.


Food History


History Of Asparagus

The first documentation of this spring favorite appears in an Egyptian freeze dating to 3000 B.C.E. Take a look.


Wine & Spirits

Aged Rum

Facundo Neo aims to be the most popular aged rum in the world. Take a sip, and consider a gift bottle for Mother’s and Father’s Days.

Kitchen & Table


Sous Vide Cooking

Sous vide will change your [cooking] life. Unlike the original bulky, costly “water ovens,” this wand from Sansaire is all you need! Details.




Easier Soft-Boiled Eggs

On avocado toast, atop green salads, or as a celebration with caviar, you can boil or bake them. Check it out.


Focus Of The Month


Spring Peas: Use ‘Em or Lose ‘Em

Different ways to use them, including the glam pasta dish above, with mezzaluna and spring morels in a fresh pea sauce. Take a look.

Most Popular Articles


Beef Glossary


What’s the difference between a strip steak, a New York steak, a shell steak? Here are all the beef cuts. See all the food glossaries.


Pasta Glossary


What’s pillow pasta? The difference between spaghetti and linguine? Know thy pasta cuts. See all the food glossaries.


Sushi Glossary


Beyond chirashi-sushi and dragon rolls, there are many other types of sushi to discover at your next visit to the sushi bar. See all the food glossaries.

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