What Is "Sushi-Grade," Anyway? A Guide to Eating Raw Fish at Home
We spoke to some experts to help demystify what "sushi-" and "sashimi-grade" mean, and to outline best practices for preparing fish at home for raw consumption, whether it's crudo, sashimi, ceviche, or aguachile.
BBQ tip: Two reasons to keep your grill clean
Clean grills improve barbecue food flavor and presentation says BBQ expert Jeff Igel. All you need is a wire brush and heat. And maybe a beer.
Tip & Tricks from a Bartender
Want to learn how to shake a cocktail like a pro? Top bartender Brian Means from Dirty Habit shares his best tips for shaking cocktails. What are you waiting...
How to Make Capirotada (Mexican Bread Pudding)
Chef Richard Sandoval of Maya Mexican Restaurant in New York shares with us his recipe for Capirotada (Mexican Bread Pudding), the perfect dessert for the coming holidays.
These restaurants don't take tips
A handful of restaurateurs have started 'no tipping' policies. Here's why, and how they're paying their staff.
Pizza Delivery Guy Once Received Kitten As A Tip, Still Has It 17 Years Later
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How to Make Ice Cream Without a Machine (Hooray!)
Nope, you don't need fancy equipment to chill out. Here's how to make ice cream without a machine.
10 Restaurant Waiting Games to Play with Kids
Before we had kids, my husband and I would eat out all the time and enjoyed our time together discovering new foods and restaurants. Now that we have two little boys, eating out isn’t so easy or enjoyable. We are now mostly limited to kid-friendly dining and even at the most kid-friendly restaurants, we are …
We Asked 7 Bartenders: What Is the Most Underrated Cocktail?
Here are the cocktails that you aren't ordering, but should be, according to various bartenders across the nation. You'll thank us later.
Stop Calling That Juicy Steak ‘Bloody’
You can be forgiven if you think that the pinkish liquid that makes a rare steak “juicy” is blood. We tend to call a rare steak “bloody,” after all, so it’s not exactly a stretch to think that the red liquid that drips out of your steak when you cut into it is blood.