Just A Really Mesmerizing Video Of A Mochi Machine At Work

Watch this video of a mochi machine working its transformation magic on a portion of rice, and three things are pretty likely to happen: 1) You will feel very relaxed; 2) Your sweet tooth will start making demands; 3) If you're me ... both. » 3/08/15 10:41am 3/08/15 10:41am

Most Popular Tea Steeper: ingenuiTEA

With 39% of your votes, the ingenuiTEA gets your best tea maker seal of approval. You praised it for its ease of use, versatility, and easy cleanup. The ingenuiTEA is also available with a 32 oz. capacity. » 2/16/15 3:16pm 2/16/15 3:16pm

Five Best Tea Steepers

We set your nominations to the proper brewing time, and came up with five finely strained top contenders. Read the tea leaves and cast your vote. » 2/12/15 6:15pm 2/12/15 6:15pm

What's the Best Tea Steeper?

Tea is great for you, but what's the best way to make it? That's what we're going to be voting on this week, and we expect to be steeped in great nominations. » 2/09/15 3:15pm 2/09/15 3:15pm

Try An Oil Alternative for Tastier (or at Least Different) Brownies

Whether you make brownies in the microwave, waffle iron or the oven, they're always a treat. If you're looking for a different recipe, try swapping out the oil without changing the flavor too much. » 12/22/14 3:03am 12/22/14 3:03am

The Best Travel Mug

Taking the bulk of the thousands of votes you cast, the Contigo Autoseal West Loop Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy Clean Lid has sealed up the title of Best Travel Mug, and kept it warm all day. » 11/10/14 2:15pm 11/10/14 2:15pm

Five Best Travel Mugs

Our call for Best Travel Mug contenders was one of the biggest and most contested we've ever had. You've poured and sealed an awesome list of five nominees, and now it's time to vote. » 11/06/14 4:15pm 11/06/14 4:15pm

What's the Best Travel Mug?

There's an amazing amount of coffee coverage across our network, and today we want to figure out which brew-carrying vessel is best. Head for the comments and sound off. » 11/04/14 5:15pm 11/04/14 5:15pm

Pick the Best Sweetener for a Perfect Batch of Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recently we highlighted how to bake chocolate chip cookies to your standard of perfection. Besides adjusting the amount of ingredients such as flour or baking soda, the type of sugar you use in your cookies can make a big difference in flavor and texture too. » 7/03/14 4:00am 7/03/14 4:00am

Anatomical kitchen tools ruin your appetite as they help you cook

Industrial design often borrows from biology, but does that mean tasting spoons with working tastebuds? How about tongs that grab with humanoid teeth, or a pepper mill that sniffs your food and dispenses just the right amount of seasoning? Christine Chin's Sentient Kitchen imagines cooking utensils with both the form… » 12/16/12 8:30am 12/16/12 8:30am

Teleporting Refrigerators, Robotic Greenhouses, and Six Other…

Appliance manufacturer Electrolux challenged designers to imagine the appliances households will be using over the 90 years. The finalists include printable foods, waterless washing machines, and fridge that can teleport groceries directly into your home. » 8/28/09 11:40am 8/28/09 11:40am