Watch This Guy Cut Onions in the Craziest Ways Imaginable — Food News

You might think you know how to chop an onion, but there are other, stranger ways you've probably never even imagined. Most of these methods don't even require a knife.

Watch this short video about various, insane ways to cut an onion, including karate-chopping it with your hand.

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5 Ways to Be the Best Dinner Guest Ever — The Hospitable Host

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There's an unspoken understanding that takes place the moment you accept an invitation to someone's house for dinner: The hostess agrees to make you feel awesome, while you, her guest, agree to be pleasant and appreciative. When both of these things are in sync, great times over great meals happen.

So what are the secrets to being a great dinner guest? Here are five things to do to make yourself a guest to remember.

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How To Make Pizza Poppers — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

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Even those of us who used to (or still do) snack on those microwaveable bite-sized pizza snacks have to admit: they don't taste much like pizza. Coupled with their lack of nutritional value, there's really no reason why they're still one of America's highest-selling frozen snack foods. Especially since making pizza poppers at home is surprisingly easy — plus they freeze perfectly for a post-work snack!

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Before & After: An Eichler Kitchen Gets an Era-Appropriate Remodel — Reader Kitchen Remodel

When Karen and John moved into an Eichler home (a mid-century modern home in California built by real estate developer Joseph Eichler), they found a kitchen that had been overlaid with more traditional architecture instead of maintaining the mid-century look.

Karen and John set out to update the kitchen and restore it to a more era-appropriate style. Take a look at how it turned out.

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Chill Out with These Mint Cookies ‘n Cream Ice Cream Sandwiches — Delicious Links

Is there anything more beautiful than a well-crafted ice cream sandwich? One with sturdy cookies to support a thick layer of ice cream filling? I don't think so. It's the perfect portable dessert to keep you cool all summer long.

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Can Bread Machine Yeast Be Used in Place of Instant Dry Yeast? — Good Questions

Q: Can Fleischmann's Bread Machine Yeast (also ideal for rapid-rise recipes, as stated on the label) be substituted for instant dry yeast?

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