Top Pick Of The Week

Sweet Holiday Gifts From Artisans

This week’s selection includes wine-infused, gold-leaf-topped cake truffles, artisan marshmallows, chocolate apps and local raw honeys. See our review.


Tip Of The Day

Hummus Tacos & Nachos

Combine Meatless Mondays and Taco Tuesdays with nutritious vegan tacos: hummus and vegetables. Take a bite.


Today’s Food Holiday

National Cocoa Day

There is a difference between cocoa and hot chocolate. If you like a rich drink, hot chocolate is far better. Take A Look. See all the December food holidays and the entire year of food holidays.


Food Fun

Bacon Cheeseburger Baked Potato

Two comfort foods unit in this baked potato: all the ingredients of a bacon cheeseburger except the bun. Check it out.

This Month’s Features

Featured Glossary

Chicken Parts

Think you can name all the parts of a chicken? We bet not! Explore our Chicken Glossary and become a chicken parts expert.


Food History


History Of Cranberries

This all-American fruit was used for dye and medicinal purposes, but was too tart to eat until the Pilgrims came to town. Here’s the history of cranberries.


Wine & Spirits

Egg Nog

The drink of the season, but what’s a nog? Is there really egg in it? Who invented it? Here’s the history of egg nog: Take a sip.

Kitchen & Table


Aquasana Water Filter

This electric model is so superior to the drip models like Britta and ZeroWater. It filters an entire gallon in less than 2 minutes. Details.




Salad Mash-Up

What happens when you create a mash-up of different luncheon salads? Above: a wedge-Cobb-Lyonnaise combination. It’s easy to invent your own.


Focus Of The Month


Foolproof Fish

Want more fish in your diet, but don’t trust that you can cook a good fish dinner? Thus technique is foolproof: 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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