Top Pick Of The Week

Casa Noble Tequila & A Valentine’s Day Party

The best tequila we’ve ever had, even the unaged Crystal (silver, blanco) is a fine tequila, tasting of lime zest instead of vegetal notes. See how you can have a tequila tasting party paired with cheese and chocolate in our review.

Popcorn & Wine  

Tip Of The Day

Popcorn & Wine Pairings

Make the Oscars special this year: Add wine pairings to your popcorn. Take a sip.

Banana Bread  

Today’s Food Holiday

National Banana Bread

We love banana bread with chocolate chunks, and are thrilled to have an excuse to bake one. Here’s a recipe. See all the February food holidays, and the entire year of food holidays.

Mardi Gras Popcorn  

Food Fun

Mardi Gras Popcorn

Popcorn in the official colors of Mardi Gras, flavored like a King Cake? We put in an order immediately. Here’s where to get it.

This Month’s Features

Alaska King Crab LegsFeatured Glossary

Types Of Crab Meat

What type is best for what type of recipe? Knowing what crab meat to buy can be confusing. Check them out the differences in our Crab Meat Glossary.


Cheese Fondue

Food History


History Of Fondue

February is National Fondue Month. Here’s the history of fondue. This special-occasion, even luxury, dish began in poor kitchens. Take a look.


Rose Champagne

Wine & Spirits

Valentine Wine: Rosé Champagne

Rose champagne (pink-hued champagne) is delicious year-round, but especially right for Valentine’s Day. Take a sip.

Pyramid Baking Mat

Kitchen & Table


Pyramid Baking Mat

Instead of frying foods (chicken, potatoes, etc), bake them on this pyramid-shape mat. The result: crispy without the frying fat. Details.

  Bee's Knees Spicy Honey



Spicy Honey

You can add red chili flakes to a bottle of honey for a sweet-and-hot condiment. Or, you can buy a bottle, ready-made. Check it out.


Focus Of The Month



February is National Grapefruit Month. This natural hybrid of the pomelo was not at all popular at first. Take a look.

Most Popular Articles


Beef Glossary


What’s the difference between a strip steak, a New York steak, a shell steak? Here are all the beef cuts. See all the food glossaries.


Pasta Glossary


What’s pillow pasta? The difference between spaghetti and linguine? Know thy pasta cuts. See all the food glossaries.


Sushi Glossary


Beyond chirashi-sushi and dragon rolls, there are many other types of sushi to discover at your next visit to the sushi bar. See all the food glossaries.

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