All photos by Cara Eisenpress

The Complete Guide to Mastering Your Slow Cooker

Cooking food slowly doesn’t mandate the use of the handy electric contraption known as the slow cooker—but the aluminum and ceramic appliance sure helps when making good soups and stews that…

All photos by Cara Eisenpress

The Complete Guide to Making Burritos at Home

To craft the perfect burrito, stop thinking about cooking. Transport your mind from the cocina to the factory, and starting imagining an assembly line instead of a stove or a cutting…

Photos: NY-Historical Society, Jaya Saxena

Eating History: How to Cook Rice the 1850s Way

Welcome to “Eating History,” a series in which Jaya Saxena of the New-York Historical Society mines the vast archives of the museum and library in search of vintage images and ephemera that offer …

All photos by Cara Eisenpress

The Complete Guide to Making Pizza at Home

For pizza lovers, a slice is more than a food—it’s an obsession. And while some can feed that obsession by buying New York-style wedges, sitting down to a wood-fired Neapolitan pie, or defrosting …

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GIF Tutorial: How to Make Sausage, with DBGB

We enlisted Aurelien Dufour, chef charcutier for the restaurants of Daniel Boulud, to teach us the secrets to his pork sausage studded with black trumpet mushrooms.…

All photos by Liz Barclay

How to Make a Smashed Cheeseburger at Home

In my constant hunt to for great burgers in NYC, I've found worthy contenders in almost every imaginable category, from Jersey-style sliders to dry-aged steakhouse patties. But sadly, the New…

Photos: S.B. Lattin Design, Flickr

The Ultimate Guide to Kitchen Conversions

We've never been ones for rigid instructions, and tend to take that philosophy into the kitchen. A pinch of salt here, an extra handful of parmesan there, and our keen intuition and gut instinct…