food

Focus On Food To Be Better At Networking

Networking is an often tedious part of career-building. There’s one thing everyone has in common, though: a need to eat. To get better at networking, focus on the food.


Make Easier Crepes With Flour Tortillas

Crepes are delicious, delicate and difficult to make. Instead of making the crepe from scratch using flour, use a tortilla.


Get Free Food Prep Help From Your Butcher By Simply Asking

Butchers are skilled craftsmen when it comes to anything meat-related, but their expertise is often underused. Most are more than willing to help you with your meal prep needs, and all you have to do is ask.


Wait For Butter To Stop Foaming Before Sauteing

Here’s a quick tip for knowing when butter is hot enough to saute in: wait until it stops foaming.


This Diagram Shows How Restaurant Menus Play Tricks On Your Mind

You may be pledging to eat healthier, but chances are that restaurant down the street has different plans. Restaurants know exactly how to trick your mind into eating the items that make them the most money, rather than the item you may actually want.


Make Churros In Your Waffle Iron And Skip The Deep Frying

Doesn’t this look delicious? The surprisingly versatile gadget that is the waffle iron has yet another use: it can turn batter into churros, saving you the hassle of deep-frying the dough in a pot of oil.


This Graphic Shows How To Pair Ingredients For More Flavourful Salads

Tired of the same old boring salads? While there are nearly endless ingredient combinations you can try, this graphic suggests tried-and-true flavour pairings that balance primary tastes.


This Video Debunks 10 Popular Misconceptions About Food

No matter what you call them — myths, urban legends, old wives’ tales or misconceptions — this video tackles some of the more popular cooking and food related ones you’ve probably heard at some point.


Form Burger Patties As Gently As Possible For A More Satisfying Crust

By “as gently as possible”, America’s Test Kitchen means packing the minced meat as if you’re “cradling a newborn baby”. Here’s what that means.


Ten Simple Tips To Make Food Taste Better

Sometimes it’s the small touches that make the biggest difference when you’re in the kitchen. Here are some simple tips from America’s Test Kitchen for prepping, cooking and seasoning designed to boost flavour in everyday cooking.