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February 19, 2021
How to Sustainably Harvest Ramps

How to Sustainably Harvest Ramps

Over-harvesting threatens to endanger a beloved springtime ingredient. Learn how to source ramps more responsibly. Read More

Our Favorite Pasta Shapes

Our Favorite Pasta Shapes

Our favorite dried Italian noodles. Read More

Paris–Brest (Pâte à Choux With Praline Crème Mousseline)

Paris–Brest (Pâte à Choux With Praline Crème Mousseline)

Almond-studded choux pastry and rich, nutty praline crème mousseline join forces in this impressive French dessert. Read More

Choreg (Armenian Easter Bread)

Choreg (Armenian Easter Bread)

This eggy, aromatic, and plush Armenian bread is traditionally made to celebrate Easter, but it’s delicious enough to enjoy any time of year. Read More

The Best Box Graters

The Best Box Graters

Functional, safe, easy to use, and easy to clean. Read More

Basque Cheesecake

Basque Cheesecake

Basque cheesecake boasts a deeply caramelized top and bottom, with a creamy center thanks to a high-temperature bake. No crust required. Read More

The Best Tools For Making, Cooking, and Serving Pasta

The Best Tools For Making, Cooking, and Serving Pasta

A comprehensive list of pasta-making equipment for pasta obsessives everywhere. Read More

Real Irish Soda Bread Recipe

Real Irish Soda Bread Recipe

Once upon a time, soda bread was baked over hot coals in a covered skillet, trapping steam from the dough to produce a wonderfully crusty loaf of bread—a setup anyone can re-create in a Dutch oven. Teamed up with low-protein all-purpose flour and volatile baking soda, buttermilk hits the sweet spot...

The Best Pasta Bowls

The Best Pasta Bowls

The pasta bowls we reach for at home and in the Serious Eats kitchen. Read More

Starch Madness Is Back and Better Than Ever

Starch Madness Is Back and Better Than Ever

64 pasta sauces. 1 champion. You decide. The Big Al Dente is back. Read More

Pasta chi Vruoccoli Arriminati (Sicilian Pasta With Cauliflower and Toasted Breadcrumbs)

Pasta chi Vruoccoli Arriminati (Sicilian Pasta With Cauliflower and Toasted Breadcrumbs)

Cauliflower cooked down into a savory-sweet sauce with Sicilian staples: anchovies, pine nuts, raisins, saffron, and toasted breadcrumbs. Read More

The Case for Cooking Chopsticks: Cheap, Durable, and Wildly Versatile

The Case for Cooking Chopsticks: Cheap, Durable, and Wildly Versatile

Cooking chopsticks can do almost anything in the kitchen. Read More

Spaghetti allo Scoglio (Spaghetti With Mixed Seafood)

Spaghetti allo Scoglio (Spaghetti With Mixed Seafood)

This pasta bursting with clams, mussels, shrimp, squid, and fresh tomato is a coastal Italian classic. Read More

Thanksgiving Gravy Recipes

Thanksgiving Gravy Recipes

The only gravy recipes you'll ever need. Read More

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Leftover turkey recipes and so much more: our favorite day-after dishes for all the Thanksgiving staples packed into your fridge. Read More

Thanksgiving Carrot Recipes

Thanksgiving Carrot Recipes

Glazed, roasted, puréed, and more: our favorite preparations for versatile carrots. Read More

Thanksgiving Drinks

Thanksgiving Drinks

Wine and beer recommendations, cocktail recipes, and more guidance on what to drink this Thanksgiving. Read More

Thanksgiving More Side Dish Recipes

Thanksgiving More Side Dish Recipes

Cauliflower, mushrooms, and other tasty vegetable sides to complete your meal. Read More

Thanksgiving Salad Recipes

Thanksgiving Salad Recipes

Thanksgiving-friendly salads featuring fall's best fresh flavors, with just the right amount of crunch. Read More

Thanksgiving Onion Recipes

Thanksgiving Onion Recipes

Roasted, creamed, and casseroled: sweet and tender onions for every palate. Read More

Thanksgiving Green Bean Recipes

Thanksgiving Green Bean Recipes

Our go-to tips for perfect green beans every way, every time. Read More

Thanksgiving Cranberry Sauce Recipes

Thanksgiving Cranberry Sauce Recipes

No frills, no thrills: tart-sweet cranberry sauce done just right. Read More

Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes and Techniques

Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes and Techniques

Foolproofed recipes for Thanksgiving's best pies, cakes, crumbles, and beyond. Read More

Thanksgiving Sweet Potato and Squash Recipes

Thanksgiving Sweet Potato and Squash Recipes

Sweet potato and squash recipes to round out your spread. Read More

Thanksgiving Brussels Sprout Recipes

Thanksgiving Brussels Sprout Recipes

Tried-and-true recipes to convert any Brussels sprout skeptic into a full-fledged believer. Read More

Thanksgiving FAQ: Ask Serious Eats

Thanksgiving FAQ: Ask Serious Eats

We answer all your Thanksgiving questions. Read More

Thanksgiving Side Dish and Salad Recipes

Thanksgiving Side Dish and Salad Recipes

All the sides you need to round out your Thanksgiving spread, from casseroles to dinner rolls. Read More

Thanksgiving Soup Recipes

Thanksgiving Soup Recipes

Hearty, creamy soups to spread the warmth. Read More

Thanksgiving Potato Recipes

Thanksgiving Potato Recipes

From mashed potatoes to roasted spuds, our favorite takes on the classic side. Read More

Thanksgiving Bread Recipes

Thanksgiving Bread Recipes

Light and fluffy biscuits, cornbread, and rolls to sop it all up. Read More

Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipes

Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipes

Thanksgiving stuffing done right: refreshingly simple takes on the overwhelming crowd favorite. Read More

Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes and Techniques

Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes and Techniques

Roasted, spatchcocked, and fried: foolproof techniques for a perfect turkey. Read More

Small Group Thanksgiving Menu

Small Group Thanksgiving Menu

A complete, satisfying spread for even the smallest of crowds. Read More

Modern Thanksgiving Menu

Modern Thanksgiving Menu

Exciting new twists on classic Thanksgiving fare. Read More

The Serious Eats Guide to Carving Turkey

The Serious Eats Guide to Carving Turkey

For many folks, the hardest part of cooking a turkey is carving and serving it. Here's the easiest way to do it, whether it's roasted whole or spatchcocked. Read More

Vegan Thanksgiving Menu

Vegan Thanksgiving Menu

A 100% vegan menu that even meat-eaters will love. Read More

The Food Lab's Step-by-Step Guide to Smoking a Turkey

The Food Lab's Step-by-Step Guide to Smoking a Turkey

Turkey and smoke are a natural pairing, as anyone who's looked at a deli case can tell you, but there's a difference between cold-cut smoked turkey, with its ham-like cured texture and questionable smoke flavor, and real barbecued turkey. I'm talking the kind of smoked turkey you...

Get the Instant Pot for $79.99 (and Meet the Serious Eats Commerce Team)

Get the Instant Pot for $79.99 (and Meet the Serious Eats Commerce Team)

Hello! Pleased to meet you. We're the Serious Eats Commerce Team, delivering you the latest and best deals on some of our favorite cookware and gadgets from around the internet. Don't confuse us with Serious Eats Editors, who put together our incredible, in-depth equipment reviews. While...

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu

So long, turkey: the ultimate vegetarian holiday meal. Read More

The Quick and Dirty Guide to Brining Chicken or Turkey

The Quick and Dirty Guide to Brining Chicken or Turkey

Brining or dry-brining your bird can mean the difference between dry turkey and supremely moist and plump turkey. Over the years, I've written many articles on brining (or not brining) turkeys; here are the basics, in one simple guide. Read More

The Food Lab: The Truth About Brining Turkey

The Food Lab: The Truth About Brining Turkey

These days, everybody and their grandmother has heard of brining, and more and more folks are doing it at home before Turkey Day. But it's not all pie and gravy. There are a few distinct and definite downsides to wet brining, and many folks are making the switch to dry brining (a.k.a. extended...

Classic Thanksgiving Menu

Classic Thanksgiving Menu

Traditional takes on all the crowd favorites. Read More

Thanksgiving Essential Tools

Thanksgiving Essential Tools

The tools you'll want to have on hand to cook and serve with style and grace. Read More

Guide to Thanksgiving

Guide to Thanksgiving

Everything you need to know, from turkey recipes to wine pairings and beyond Read More

The Definitive Guide to Eggs

The Definitive Guide to Eggs

Everything you need to know to master eggs, from shopping tips to classic cooking techniques. Read More

July 4th Grilled Vegetable Recipes (and Other Sides)

July 4th Grilled Vegetable Recipes (and Other Sides)

Corn on the cob all ways, plus more vegetables that you never knew could be great on the grill. Read More

July 4th Grilled Steak Recipes

July 4th Grilled Steak Recipes

The king of all grilled meats: recipes for steak that's perfectly seared on the outside, rosy-pink and juicy within. Read More