The Lemon Cake Male Objectification Experiment

As someone who likes to bake and doesn't own a car, I have schlepped a lot of cakes on a lot of trains. I've maneuvered pies over subway turnstiles and Tupperwares between strangers' elbows. What was unusual about this one lemon cake was that I wasn't carrying it—and that's where this experiment was born. » 1/06/15 12:15pm 1/06/15 12:15pm

Maleficent Cake is Crazy Realistic, Deeply Unsettling, Delicious

I have never in my day seen such a delectable and terrifying treat in my life. The Tattooed Bakers from London have taken the art of cakes to the next level with this amazingly realistic rendition of Angelina Jolie's character from the upcoming Maleficent movie. But these bakers have quite the repertoire of edibles… » 5/25/14 6:30pm 5/25/14 6:30pm

Revelation of the YEAR, people

PARSNIPS. Tonight, I have discovered parsnips. I wish I had about 12 more pounds of them because these fuckers are DELICIOUS. Peel 'em, cut 'em into sticks the size of your pinkie, and huck 'em in a pan with hot ghee (or butter). Sprinkle with a little nutmeg, toss 'em around, then cover and cook on medium heat until… » 11/18/13 10:07pm 11/18/13 10:07pm

Yay: No Half-Naked Women in the Carl's Jr. Ice Cream Sandwich Ad

On Friday we found out that Carl's Jr. had invented the Pop Tart ice cream sandwich, which is one creamy scoop of vanilla nestled between two strawberry toaster treats. YUM. Now comes the commercial, which treats the dessert like the epic creation it is. And look! It wasn't necessary to involve any scantily-clad… » 7/29/13 6:15pm 7/29/13 6:15pm

Florida Woman Wins $10,000 Burger Scholarship

Luciana Page, a culinary student at Florida International University, has her husband to thank for her newfound fame. According to The Miami Herald, he was the one who suggested she enter her burger recipe to Red Robin's Savory Scholar Contest. Page, who is of Korean heritage, created a BBQ burger with Asian flavors: » 2/21/13 1:30pm 2/21/13 1:30pm

A Delicious New Dream Destination: The Gelato Museum in Italy

Sometimes, suddenly, you see someone — or something — and realize your destiny is oh-so-clear. Today is that day! This September, in Anzola Emilia, outside Bologna, The Gelato Museum will open. GELATO MUSEUM. Luciana Polliotti, who may have the best job in the world, because she is a gelato historian and the curator… » 7/09/12 4:50pm 7/09/12 4:50pm

You'll Be Surprised to Find Out What Exactly Goes into Your Cupcake

These days, you can't swing a dead cat without hitting at least three cupcakeries (side note: stop swinging dead cats). You know the places — they have mismatched chairs and vintage wallpaper. They're staffed by cute girls with perfect bangs and all of the cupcakes have clever names like "The National Velvet." The… » 1/20/12 6:00pm 1/20/12 6:00pm

Read About One Lady’s Recipe For Sweet, Delicious Success

It's a story as old as baked goods—a loving mom faced with financial hardship, but supported by friends and family, decides to take matters into her own oven and cooks up a way to bring herself back from the brink. Facing all sorts of hurdles along the way, she eventually overcomes adversity and finds herself… » 9/01/11 11:59am 9/01/11 11:59am