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Product reviews and how-to's of cookbooks, recipes, popular kitchen items, and more.

Brett Tortorello14 days ago
We Tried Cooking with GoSun's Solar Grill & Here's What Happened
I can't even BEGIN to tell you the trouble I've gone through over the years in getting my family to participate in outdoor get-togethers. Whether it be picnics, cookouts, or camping trips, they just w...
Timothy Kohut18 days ago
The 10 Best Nespresso Compatible Organic Coffee Pods
If you're like me, waking up in the morning is a tall order. Coffee used to do the trick, but at this point, I don't have enough time to consume the copious amounts of caffeinated liquids it requires ...
I Won't Go to Work Without the Cauldryn Heated Coffee Mug. Here's Why...
Buying a fancy coffee mug may have never occurred to you before, but that was before you knew about the Cauldryn Heated Coffee Mug. Whether you drink coffee or tea, blended protein shakes, or some oth...
Sasha Konikovo22 days ago
Anova Culinary's Sous Vide Helps Me Cook like a Pro at Home
Not too long ago, I was about to give up on getting delicious meals at home. It was a night where I had tried to cook up a pair of delicious steaks in hopes of getting some world-class flavor at a low...
Make a Perfect Steak for Your Next Dinner in with a Chefman Sous Vide
One of the funny but odd parts of adulting is seeing how your foodie friends develop. As kids, we enjoy food, but as we get older and become independent, we realize just how difficult (and oftentimes ...
Nicola P. Younga month ago
Gifts for People Learning to Cook Like a Celebrity Chef
Learning to cook is hard enough without the right equipment. You need high quality and size-appropriate tools to be the best chef you can be! Sure, a lot of great food can be made in a college dorm wi...
Ryan Whitakera month ago
I Tried the Wacaco Nanopresso Portable Espresso Maker and It Changed the Way I Drink Coffee
Did somebody say caffeine?! God knows it's the first thing I want to hear in the morning. I don't care if it's Colombian, Peruvian, Kenyan, Indonesian, Australian, or from anywhere else on the Coffee ...
I Tried LEVO's Oil Infuser—Now I Can't Imagine Cooking Without It
"What is that taste?" It was a question that I had to ask. My friend Sal had made an amazing salad with his own special olive oil and vinegar dressing. The salad's greens weren't what were amazing; it...
George Nekilana month ago
10 Gift-Worthy Kitchen Accessories for Your Favorite Chef
When you cook for a living, it's particularly important that you have the best kitchen accessories. There are certain tools that every professional has that aren't 100 percent necessary, but just make...
The Green Report2 months ago
iFeast App Reduces Food Waste One Recipe at a Time
Why would you buy one avocado for $1.39 when you can buy a bag of 10 for $2? Have you ever had a recipe call for a quarter of an onion to find yourself throwing out the other three quarters after it s...
The 10 Best Cookbooks for Meals for Two
Trying to do meal planning when you live with just one other person can be difficult. I ought to know, because I currently live as a "family of two" with my partner. Prior to that, I was flying solo a...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
10 Cookbooks for Anime Geeks
Geek culture is absolutely, positively massive. It's an umbrella that holds subcultures like furries, comic book readers, gamers, and, yes, also anime geeks. Out of all the little subcultures geekdom ...
Michelle Shaver3 months ago
Cooking Gadgets You Didn't Know You Needed
I love cooking. I love the feeling of taking separate items and making a meal to feed to others, the warm feeling of knowing I have taken care of family and friends, and the act in itself calms me. As...
Nicola P. Young4 months ago
10 Cute Aprons for Your Favorite Home Chef
Cooking and baking can be fun, but cleaning up generally isn't quite so enjoyable—especially when making a huge mess is a common cooking mistake you should avoid. That's why we have aprons. It's, usua...
10 Kitchen Cleaning Tools You Need to Have
As someone who enjoys cooking as a hobby, I can't overstate the value of a clean kitchen. Whether you have a small, barely functional kitchen (like I do!) or a large, decked-out kitchen with up-to-dat...
a dot4 months ago
50 Days—50 Essential Foods
A Project of Learning and Doing What I Love
Katana Haley5 months ago
10 Top Quality Knives for the Skilled Fisherman
Not having the proper knife to fillet a fish can cause a lot of unnecessary frustration. Attempting to fillet a fish with a dull blade makes it very difficult to remove scales and skin. Just as you wo...
Sasha Konikovo5 months ago
Best Baking Tools & Accessories You Can Buy in 2018
When it comes to cooking, having gadgetry really does make a huge difference—especially if you're not a classically trained cook. They can make it possible for you to cook like a pro, serve up food sa...