Top Pick Of The Week

Lindor Pumpkin Spice Truffles

If there’s a more perfect chocolate for fall, we haven’t found it. From everyday snacking to Trick or Treating, from the candy bowl to Thanksgiving place settings and Pumpkintinis, we’re all in. See our review. Photo courtesy

Grilled Octopus Salad  

Tip Of The Day

It’s Easy To Cook Octopus At Home

So popular to order at restaurants, so seldom made at home? Get frozen octopus and braise it into deliciousness. Take a bite.


Today’s Food Holiday

National Greasy Foods Day

Our favorite greasy food is a basil olive oil bread dipper, garnished with a splash of balsamic, some herbs, and a side of fine bread. Here’s the scoop. See all the October food holidays, and the entire year of food holidays.

Ghost Cupcakes  

Food Fun

Ghost & Ghoul Cupcakes

Use a jar of Marshmallow Fluff to create ghost and ghoul cupcakes. Check it out.

This Month’s Features

Featured Glossary

Different Types Of Chickens & Parts

We bet you haven’t eaten half of the parts of a standard roaster. Check out the different types in our Chicken Glossary.


Pecan Pie

Food History


History Of Pie

Is your favorite fall pie apple, pecan (above) or pumpkin? We like them all. Do you know the history of pie? The first pies were savory, not sweet! Take a look.


Ancho Reyes Tequila LiqueurWine & Spirits

Chile Liqueur & Vodka

You can buy chile-infused liqueurs and vodka—ancho, chipotle, habanero, jalapeño—or you can infuse your own. Here’s the scoop.

Casabella Egg Poacher

Kitchen & Table


Microwave Egg Cooker

Cook an egg in 60 seconds with this device from Casabella: breakfast, egg sandwich and more. Details.

  Clementines With Tajin



Mandarins & Tajin

Tajin, a popular Mexican seasoning. adds flavor to many foods and beverages. Use celery to stem these clementine “pumpkins.” The scoop.


Cheese & Dairy


Fall Cheeses

As we ease into fall, try heartier cheeses. Take a bite of our recommendations (photo Havarti).

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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