Top Pick Of The Week

Linzer Mini Tarts

Save Big Bucks On Holiday Entertaining At ALDI

It’s our new go-to place to feed good food to a crowd—from cheese and charcuterie to entire cooked meals to desserts. See our review.


Tip Of The Day

Feast Of The 7 Fishes

The classic Italian Christmas Eve feast is easy to pull off if 7 people each make a dish. This all-fish and seafood dinner is a yearly ritual at THE NIBBLE. Take a bite.

Sacher Torte  

Today’s Food Holiday

National Sacher Torte Day

The U.S. has more than 300 fast food chains, representing 40% of the nation’s total restaurant sales.

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Lovers of this classic Austrian cake have an ongoing argument: Which is better, apricot jam or raspberry; jam. Here’s who invented it. See all the December food holidays, and the entire year of food holidays.

Wine & Cake  

Food Fun

Pairing Wine & Cake

For each popular cake, there’s a wine to pair. You can even hold a dessert party and taste multiple pairings. Check it out.

This Month’s Features

Bone In HamFeatured Glossary

Different Types Of Ham

We bet you haven’t eaten most of the delicious types of ham. Check out the different types in our Ham Glossary.


Oven Roasted Turkey

Food History


History Of Oven Cooking

As you cook for the holidays, think back: Your great-great grandmother may not even a regulated oven, but had to guess at the temperature. Take a look.


Wine & Spirits

Make Cranberry Vodka

You can buy it for home or gifting—or you can infuse your own for gifts for the handmade touch. Here’s how.

Casabella Egg Poacher

Kitchen & Table


Microwave Egg Cooker

Cook an egg in 60 seconds with this device from Casabella: breakfast, egg sandwich and more. Details.

  Cranberry Wreath



Cranberry Wreath

Make an old-time cranberry wreath, and a mistletoe and cranberry “kissing ball.” The scoop.



The Holidays


Champagne Alternatives

A bottle of sparkling wine from elsewhere can cost two-thirds less than the least expensive bottle of Champagne. Take a bite of our recommendations.

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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