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If You See White Stuff Coming Out of Your Chicken, This Is What It Means

What is that white stuff coming out of chicken when you cook it—and is it safe to eat? Here’s what the experts say.

9 Best Culinary Cruises for the Most Delicious Trip You’ll Ever Take

From onboard menus crafted by celebrity chefs to foodie-based excursions at the world’s most amazing ports, these culinary cruises will...


The Secret Meaning Behind the Numbers on Your Egg Carton

An egg carton's expiration date is not as reliable as it seems. Here's how to tell if eggs are fresh.


I Tested the Cold Water Pasta Hack—Here’s What I Found Out

Does the cold water pasta hack really save water and time? I tested the theory to find out.


McDonald’s Is Bringing Back Its Popular Adult Happy Meals in December

This adult Happy Meal has brand-new McNugget toys!

The Delicious History of Hot Chocolate

The tasty beginnings of a beloved winter tradition: drinking hot chocolate


If You’re Not Using This Microwave Button, You Need to Start

This little button is the secret to achieving the perfect cook, texture and flavor from your microwave every time


Why Do We Eat Turkey on Thanksgiving, Anyway?

Discover how the all-American combination of turkey and Thanksgiving first came to be


We Ordered All 8 McDonald’s Sauces to Find the Best One

I used to be overwhelmed by the number of McDonald's sauces on the menu, then I ordered every one so...


Why Does Swiss Cheese Have Holes in It?

We asked a cheese scientist to explain what gives Swiss cheese its characteristic holes

This Is the Secret to the Best-Ever Egg Salad Sandwich

This is the egg salad trick we probably wouldn't ever have thought of on our own—but absolutely cannot wait to...


New Report: This Fast-Food Chain Has the No. 1 Fastest Drive-Thru

This chain's drive-thru offers the fastest food, yet customers prefer the slowest of them all


How to Get Free Fries at McDonald’s Every Friday Through 2023

We know what we're doing for lunch on Friday!


McDonald’s Halloween Bucket Happy Meals Will Be Coming Back This Year

It's not Halloween without a McDonald's Boo Bucket!


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What Exactly Is MSG—and Is It Really Bad for You?

Learn what the flavor enhancer MSG really is, what foods it's found in—and what risks may be associated with it

What Is Poutine—and Is It the Next Comfort Food Craze?

This Quebecois treat, as delicious as it is messy, has taken the world by storm


There’s a Cheap Food Trend Taking Over TikTok—and We’re Here for It

Sometimes big flavor really does come in small packages


How Long Does Open Wine Last?

How long will that open bottle last? We have the answer, plus a few tricks to keep your vino tasting...


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The Best Fast-Food Coffee You Can Order

When you need a caffeine fix on the go, the drive-thru is quick and convenient. But who serves the best...


I Tried the Viral TikTok Pancake Hack—and It Was Totally Worth the Hype

Imagine thick, fluffy, delicious pancakes that you don’t even have to flip. Here’s how this popular TikTok pancake hack worked...


We Tried Coca-Cola Y3000, and It Took Us Back to the Future

Not saying we loved it, but the stupendously sweet Coca-Cola Y3000 is worth a try


This Is Why You Should Rethink Your Big Mac Order, According to a Former McDonald’s Chef

Order this instead of a Big Mac, and you'll get a better deal



Are You Supposed to Peel Strawberries?

A famous chef touts the delight of eating a peeled strawberry. Here's why you should consider peeling the popular fruit.

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How Long Does Rice Last in the Fridge?

No one wants to eat leftover rice that has gone bad or might make them sick. Knowing how long rice...


Here’s Why Butter Always Tastes Better at Restaurants

It’s not your imagination—restaurant butter tastes better. But the big secret is that you can get butter to taste...


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We Went to 8 Restaurants to Find the Best Fast-Food Chicken Sandwich

We sampled this popular menu item from eight restaurants to find out once and for all which one makes the...


We Tried Gordon Ramsay’s Scrambled Eggs Recipe—Here’s What We Thought

Forget everything you know about scrambled eggs. Gordon Ramsay's method is the only one you'll need from now on.


How to Eat Sushi the Right Way (Yep, You’ve Been Doing It Wrong)

Three sushi and Japanese-food experts explain how to eat sushi—the right way—and other tips for a successful sushi experience


We Made Microwave Poached Eggs to See If This Viral Shortcut Really Works

This TikTok hack for microwave poached eggs is surprisingly effective. Here are two foolproof methods!