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Can You Put Aluminum Foil in the Air Fryer?

Before you put aluminum foil in an air fryer, you’ll definitely want to read this.

The Best Traditional Restaurant in Every State

For food that reflects your state's culinary culture, look no further than its best traditional restaurant


The Best Burger in Every State

Whether thick and juicy, piled high with toppings, or oozing with cheese, the best burger in each state proves that...


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The Best Sandwich in Every State

We teamed up with Taste of Home and our collective readers to find the 50 greatest ways to fill two...


Can You Put Parchment Paper in an Air Fryer?

An air fryer can expand your cooking possibilities for the better, especially if you know how to best use it.

Is Avocado a Fruit or a Vegetable?

They're versatile, healthy, and the tastiest part of any plant-based meal. But is avocado a fruit or a vegetable? We...


Does This Easy Spoon Hack Keep Champagne from Falling Flat?

Will a simple spoon keep your champagne from falling flat in the fridge? There's only one way to find out!

The Official State Food of All 50 States

Help yourself to a taste of these official state foods from all across the country.


Is Cucumber a Fruit or a Vegetable?

Cucumbers have been called vegetables forever, but are they actually fruits?


8 Things You Probably Shouldn’t Cook in an Air Fryer

Before you hop on the trend, know which foods you can't cook in your air fryer.


Food Quiz: 25 Questions to Test Your Culinary Smarts

Hungry for a food quiz? Test your smarts (and your stomach) with some food-related trivia questions.

The Hidden Detail on the Baskin Robbins Logo You’ve Never Noticed

Can you spot the Baskin Robbins logo's clever "secret"?


Starbucks Wants to Quit Paper Cups—Here’s How Your Coffee Order Will Change

Starbucks disposable cups might be on the way out by 2025.


Coke Zero vs. Diet Coke: What’s the Difference?

Do Coke Zero and Diet Coke have the same ingredients and same flavor? You might be surprised by the results...


Where Does Vanilla Flavoring Come From?

Get to know vanilla flavoring and its tricky twin, artificial vanilla flavor.


Is Cereal a Soup?

If you have an opinion on the cereal-soup debate, it's probably a strong one.

What is Corn Syrup, Exactly?

Here's the scoop on one of the most commonly used ingredients in processed foods.


Can You Eat Green Potatoes?

Are green potatoes safe to eat? We dug into the science to find out.


31 Surprising Food Facts You’ll Want to Know

Prepare to feast on an irresistible array of food-related facts and scrumptious statistics.


This Is Why Milk and Cookies Taste So Darn Good Together

The reason you love milk and cookies so much? Delicious chemical reactions in your mouth you had no idea were...


What Is Wasabi, Exactly?

If you’ve ever wondered what’s actually in wasabi and why it’s so spicy, you’re in the right place.


This Is the Difference Between Bread Flour vs. All-Purpose Flour

So long, baking confusion! We're breaking down exactly when and how to use bread flour vs. all-purpose flour.


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Things You Probably Didn’t Know About McDonald’s Chicken Nuggets

Learn how heart attacks and onion snacks led to one of the chain's best-selling items of all time.


What Are Cheese Curds, Exactly?

Midwesterners gobble up this fan-favorite food, but cheese lovers everywhere should experience the joy of this tasty snack.

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Why Is Saffron So Expensive?

Is saffron really more expensive than gold?


This Is Why Coke Tastes Better at McDonald’s Than Anywhere Else

It's not in your head. It actually is different than other fountain sodas.


This Is the Difference Between Baking Soda and Baking Powder

Here's when and why you would choose each of these pantry staples.


Here’s Why Sprite at McDonald’s Tastes So Good

While McDonald's Sprite trends on Twitter yet again, a franchise owner and a sensory scientist explain why the lemon-lime soda...


What Is a Macchiato, Exactly?

Lattes, cappuccinos, cortados…Coffee shop menus can require a dictionary (and translator) to read. If you've ever wondered what a macchiato...


The Delicious History of Pizza

Not only is pizza one of the most popular foods in the world, but it also has a fascinating history.