Category: Food

How to Paint Wood Furniture

With help from our sponsor Behr—makers of high-quality paints in every shade—we’re sharing color-filled paint projects anyone can pull off, whether you’re a first-time DIY-er...

How to Make a Perfect Loaf of Sourdough Recipe

[Photographs and video: Tim Chin] There are probably a thousand ways to make sourdough bread. Consider the catalogue of shapes alone: boule, bâtard, baguette, miche,...

19 Best Grilled Vegetable Recipes

When I think about summer grilling, the first things that usually comes to mind are burgers, steaks, chicken, whole fish, and the like. In a...

Chef JJ Johnson on Harlem, Community & Tomato Salad

COVID-19 changed the restaurant industry as we knew it. And even as businesses begin to reopen across the country, there are countless challenges ahead. In...

How a Syrian Refugee Started a Food Business With CARE

Fatima’s kitchen is quiet. It’s six o’clock in the evening, and sirens are wailing to signal the onset of curfew. The streets of Amman are...

22 Best Gifts for Dog Lovers

When it comes to picking a gift for someone who loves dogs, your options are truly endless—and that rings true for dog owners and admirers...

The Best Way to Store Bananas

Bananas are one type of produce we rarely have to think much about regarding proper storage. We just plop them down on the counter. Once...

Sesame Cucumber Salad Recipe – Vegan

$2.44 recipe / $0.41 serving Budget Bytes » Recipes » Salad Recipes » Sesame Cucumber Salad This salad is one of the very first recipes...

What Are Basil Seeds – Basil Seeds Explainer

I remember the first time I ever saw basil seeds. It was in the drink aisle of a gigantic Asian grocery store. I did a...

Should You Clean Strawberries in Salt Water to Remove Bugs?

If you’re like us, every time you hear about a kitchen hack—whether it’s advice from grandma or trending on TikTok—you wonder: But does it actually...

Gnocchi with Grilled Chicken in Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Gnocchi with Grilled Chicken in a creamy, light roasted red pepper sauce, baby spinach, and Pecorino Romano will make people think you’re a gourmet cook!...

Backyard Stock Tank Pools – 9 Ways to Style Stock Tank Pools

Unless you have a huge backyard, significant funds (seriously—thousands or tens of thousands of dollars), and the time to keep it pristine, installing a pool...

Why Jody Williams’ Soupe au Pistou Is Genius

Every week in Genius Recipes—often with your help!—Food52 Creative Director and lifelong Genius-hunter Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that will change the way you cook....

Starting an Empanada Food Business During Coronavirus

When COVID-19 reached the United States, I was working full time as an in-house content writer for a company that was about to launch a...

Best Kitchen Storage Solutions – 11 Ideas for Kitchen Storage

I’m pretty sure that every home I’ve ever lived in has had a few shortcomings in the kitchen storage department. In my last apartment, the...

Jerk Seasoned Collard Greens Recipe

$4.10 recipe / $0.51 serving Budget Bytes » Recipes » Vegetable Recipes » Jerk Seasoned Collard Greens When lockdown started a few months ago I...

How My Grandma’s Swiss Roll Helped Me Cope With Losing Her

Good food is worth a thousand words—sometimes more. In My Family Recipe, writers share the stories of dishes that are meaningful to them and their...

Why You Should Serve Salmon Cold

A Big Little Recipe has the smallest-possible ingredient list and big everything else—flavor, creativity, wow factor. Psst: We don’t count water, salt, black pepper, and...

5 Things We Still Love About Joanna Gaines’ Farmhouse Style

Farmhouse decor was catapulted into the spotlight several years ago thanks to one of my personal favorite HGTV couples, Chip and Joanna Gaines, but like...

The Best Baba Ganoush Recipe

This is the The Best Baba Ganoush recipe, a smoky Middle Eastern eggplant dip made with charred eggplant, tahini, lemon juice, and olive oil. The...

SMASHED POTATOES

There is more to say on this subject, and this will be clunky and too much and not enough but I need to start somewhere,...

13 Best Chicken Thighs Recipes

There’s a reason we consider chicken a winner dinner. It’s an affordable, filling option with tons of variety. And if you’re going to break it...

Savory Ways to Use Mascarpone Cheese

Mascarpone is essentially an Italian version of cream cheese, though with a slightly higher fat content; mascarpone must have 40% fat while cream cheese only...

How to Tell if an Avocado is Bad

A few years ago, an Australian company called Naturo Technologies invented a machine—the Natavo Zero, aka the Avocado Time Machine. This ATM supposedly miraculously slows...

Billy Bookcase Hacks We Love

By the time you read this sentence, IKEA has probably sold another one of these to someone, somewhere in the world. And by the time...