45 Essential Pasta Recipes for Olive-Oiled, Red-Sauced Happiness

We've put together an essential pasta guide with the best twirl-friendly linguine, meaty tortellini, and comforting lasagna for pasta lovers of every creed.

A Hearty Welcome to Barbara Lynch, Our First Guest Chef in Residence

4 Classic Roman Pastas That (Supposedly) Came From a Shepherd's Backpack

At Long Last, Here's the Cover of Ottolenghi's Next Book, Sweet

Butternut squash doesn't always need to be dressed with warm spices and sage -- here's how to store, prep, and stay excited about our favorite winter squash, starting with Yotam Ottolenghi's Roasted Butternut Squash with Sweet Spices, Lime and Green Chile

The Ingredient You Should Never Add to Pasta

I love artichokes in pasta, and this light and well-balanced recipe makes an impressive dinner without much effort or time. Sometimes the simplest pasta

A NPR Music Editor's Guide to D.C.

All Songs Considered's Lars Gotrich shows us his side of the nation's capital

The Best Thing My Mom Taught Me About Cooking

Good News, Hot-Pepper-Lovers: Eating Spicy Food May Help You Live Longer!

KFC Is Now Serving Chicken Flavored Chocolate Truffles - Yes, Really!

KFC Is Now Serving Chicken-Flavored Chocolate Truffles — Yes, Really!

10 Memorable Cooking Tips We Learned From Our Grandmothers

No matter how many cooking tips we learn from the internet or Food Network, there's one source of inspiration that can never be replaced: our grandmothers.

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you

Gordon Ramsay Officially Shuts Down Unicorn Foods in 1 Sentence

Gordon Ramsay's mobile game Restaurant Dash With Gordon Ramsay has been updated, so I spoke to the chef about the new releases and his new favorite past-time:

The Keys to Pizza-Making with Kids, from a Pizza Night Pro

The Keys to Pizza-Generating with Little ones, from a Pizza Night time Pro

The Barefoot Contessa Shares a Recipe We All Need

It's clear why Ina Garten's shrimp scampi is one of her most popular dinner recipes. Quick, foolproof, and .