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Eight ways to spin everyone’s favorite salad.

Global zing

Spicy and tangy condiments from around the world

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Eight pastes and sauces to try.

Seasonal switcheroos

Enjoy dessert without overdoing it

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Eight tips for going easy on the sweets.

How to cook venison

Give this meat the respect it deserves

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Eight tips for making venison delicious.

Packing smart

Brown-bag lunch strategies

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Solid suggestions for packing your lunch for work or school.

Regional pizza variations

Pizza as a product of place

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The pie that means different things to different Americans.

Fruitful association

Don’t overlook fruit brandies

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These extraordinarily subtle sips are worth exploring.

Breads of India

Flatbreads from around the continent

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April 16, 2013

Eight Indian flatbreads to bake or fry at home.

The American way of barbecue

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Eight regional ways to barbecue.

In defense of vermouth

Lessons in aromatized wine

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Discover the delights of this classic fortified wine.

Fry time

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Eight tips for proper sizzling technique.

Pucker up

Add zing to your everyday cooking

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November 28, 2012

Think beyond vinegar and lemons for tartness and tanginess.

Tricky treats

Healthier Halloween handouts

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October 23, 2012

Eight packaged goodies that are less sweet but still hold appeal.

Holy mackerel

Eating lower on the fishy food chain

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October 8, 2012

Eight tips for cooking and eating tiny forage fish.

Snacks for all

Healthy treats for kids and grown-ups alike

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August 31, 2012

Eight go-to treats that are also good for you and your family.

Swap time

Healthful alternatives in the kitchen

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August 7, 2012

Eight tricks for cooking and eating.

No GMO, thanks

Suggestions for shoppers

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July 27, 2012

How to avoid GM foods at the supermarket.

Beer and cheese

A pleasantly surprising pairing

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Have a bit of cheese with those suds: eight matchups.

Here’s the beef

Cooking meat on a gas-fired grill

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May 22, 2012

A beef expert offers eight tips for cooking the perfect steak.

Spring’s lesser vegetables

What to do with the season’s unfamiliar treats

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From chicories to turnips.

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