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February 11, 2021

Anything Water Can Do, Coconut Water Can Do Better

Long before coconut water was a trendy sports drink, I adored it. During the annual summer trip to visit my grandmother, I gulped the refreshing liquid […]
February 1, 2021

When I Crave Something Hearty and Homestyle, I Make Udon Gyoza

The only thing better than a good recipe? When something’s so easy to make that you don’t even need one. Welcome to It’s That Simple, a […]
December 16, 2020

Caramelized Onions

Learn this basic technique, and make use of these jammy, sweet onions within absolutely everything.
December 15, 2020

There’s More to Chile Flakes Than Crushed Red Pepper

You’ve probably seen your fair share of crushed red pepper flakes: at your local pizza place, sprinkled on top of chicken parm, and even in your […]
December 14, 2020

If You're Serious About Kitchen Organizing, You Need This Spice Rack

Before I got serious about organizing my kitchen, I’d engage in the same ritual every time I cooked or baked. Jar by jar, I’d pull out […]
December 6, 2020

Spiced Chocolate-Pumpkin Cake With Pumpkin Glaze

This lightly spiced chocolate cake from Yossy Arefi‘s book Snacking Cakes is packed with pumpkin purée and features spices often found in Mexican chocolate. If you […]