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Seafood Fraud: The Turning Tides of an Industry Epidemic

Good article! I was only vaguely aware of this issue. The extent of the fraud is shocking. I'll have to check out "Wild Fish Direct" the next time I want to splurge on a good fish dinner.

Step Aside, McRib Sandwich: The Food Lab's Ribby McRibface Just Stole Your Glory

Never was a fan of the McRib but I'm sure this version is great. Maybe some Sunday when the Eagles are playing a late game.

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

So I'm guessing nothing has changed since the first book with regard to this recipe. Does the new book just add some additional recipes or does it revise existing ones?

Dinner in 20: For the Best Fried Chicken Cutlets, Use Clarified Butter

@armchair1 ... I have always used Italian bread crumbs for chicken cutlets. I think they would work great for this application.

Key Limes? More Like Key LIES

@BWong ... That is exactly the question I was left with after reading this article

How to Make the Best Swedish Meatballs

I made them last night and they were great. I would love to freeze them and have them available as a quick snack in the microwave. Sound reasonable?

Extra-Smooth Pumpkin Pie

If you are following along with the 2015 Thanksgiving Survival Guide or even if you are not you may be wondering where the recipe for the homemade pumpkin puree option is. So here it is ...

Meet the Serious Eats Podcast, Special Sauce

Yay! This is good. I'll listen on my Windows Phone

Step-by-Step: How to Make the Best Pie Crust

Interestingly, in each case that is where ads shows up on the page.

Step-by-Step: How to Make the Best Pie Crust

The slide show is missing steps 3,7,11,15, and 19 ... haha :-D

Clams Casino Has Every Reason to Be a Great Dish. Now It Is.

Nice article :-D ... I have no experience cooking clams. I'm a little surprised that purging process has not been done before arriving at the grocery store. These look great. I think I'll try them.

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

I just asked the front desk of my local Giant grocery store and they had Marmite.

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

Okay Kenji, just made the meatloaf. Absolutely terrific! I have made a bunch of your recipes but this is my favorite :-D

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

Yay!! Kenji meatloaf :-D ... I have been waiting for this

The Pressure Cooker Makes Rich Chicken Chile Verde in Under 30 Minutes

Is there an economical pressure cooker that you can recommend?

Use the Microwave to Dry Your Herbs for Long-Lasting Intense Flavor

I have always wanted to try making rosemary infused olive oil but warnings of botulism have scared me away from it. I wonder if drying the rosemary with this method would be sufficient to avoid that problem?

Sorry, New York; Why Los Angeles is the Best Pastrami City in America

Wait Kenji, how can you say she's absolutely right without ever having tried pastrami in LA? That's not science :-)

How to Make Meatball Pizza

Chicken Fried Meatballs LOL :-)

Why Diners Are More Important Than Ever

The statement I most agree with is that the diner experience is not focused on the food. Whenever I see a diner I have not tried before I like to go in. I enjoy the atmosphere of them and I like to find out how long a place has been around. Unfortunately the food is rarely very good. I usually try the meatloaf hoping that I will find a good economical place to get my favorite dish.
It seems to me that if a diner would limit the menu and just do a few things really well they could keep costs under control and still keep people coming back. Breakfast is a slam dunk ... its pretty hard to mess that up, but give me a descent meatloaf, some good chicken and dumplings, and an above average burger and fries ... that's all I ask.

How to Export Your Recipe Box When Ziplist Shuts Down

This is weak! I don't expect to get great pizza by going to Dominos and I don't expect Serious Eats to outsource basic important functionality of their site.


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