How to Tell If Your Egg Is Fresh

Because you can't always trust the date stamped on the carton

A Chicken Nugget Taste Test

All of your store-bought and fast food nuggets tasted and ranked.

How to Decode a Chicken Label

A guide to deciphering all of the confusing ways grocery stores market chicken.

Egg Substitute Guide

Whether you forgot to add eggs to your grocery basket, or you're adapting a recipe…

A Guide to Asian Lagers

What to drink at ramen counters, Sichuan restaurants, Korean barbecue joints, and the like.

A Guide to Thailand’s Regional Cuisines

Thailand is home to a stunning amount of culinary diversity—this is how to make sense of it.

A Guide to Egg Varieties

Sure you've had chicken eggs—but why not emu?
February 17, 2017

How Japanese Seaweed is Harvested

A step-by-step kombu primer.

February 16, 2017

How to Cup Coffee

You too can be a coffee nerd.

February 16, 2017

Performance Art in a Burger King

Reminisces of Suburban Dada at Burger King.

February 15, 2017

Home Is Where the 7-Eleven Is

Both global and local, 7-Eleven is a everything you want it to be.

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North America

Albuquerque, New Mexico

El Paisa

You might think you crossed the border and not just…

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Dirty Bourbon Dance Hall and Saloon

The best place to get a stiff drink, listen to…

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Los Poblanos

A welcome lush escape from Albuquerque's desert bareness and heavy…

Albuquerque, New Mexico

The Grove Cafe & Market

Unfussy but mouthwatering takes on staples will have you returning…

Brooklyn, NY

A&A Bake & Doubles Shop

Go here if you are very hungry or very fragile…