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Let’s talk about how to make ice cream, and all your cooking questions.

Send in your questions to The Washington Post Food team, and we’ll help solve your cooking quandaries and share our latest recipes.
  • Jul 28, 2021

Mario Batali and partner settle sexual harassment probe for $600,000

Celebrity chef Mario Batali and business partner Joseph Bastianich created an environment where employees were subject to "unwanted touching, sexual advances, and explicit comments," the New York attorney general said.
  • Jul 23, 2021

We’ve got summer fruit pie tips from Rose Levy Beranbaum for getting crisp crusts and just-right fillings

Send in your questions to The Washington Post Food team, and we’ll help solve your cooking quandaries and share our latest recipes.
  • Jul 21, 2021

A hard-seltzer festival proves some fans are in it for more than just the party

Seltzerland sounded like a Gen Z fantasyland, but it’s just the new reality for the beverage that’s taking over shelves.
  • Jul 21, 2021

Jeff Bezos awards José Andrés $100 million for ‘Courage and Civility’

Chef and humanitarian José Andrés plans to use the award to advance the work of his charity, World Central Kitchen.
  • Jul 20, 2021

Lindsey Graham pledges to ‘go to war’ for Chick-fil-A amid Notre Dame protest

Notre Dame students objected to a possible Chick-fil-A on campus, citing the company's "history of antagonism toward the LGBTQ+ community."
  • Jul 15, 2021

We tasted sandwiches from Subway’s supposed makeover, and it’s more of the same

Subway has upgraded its menu and other elements, but much of it may be lost on customers who visit the fast-food chain.
  • Jul 15, 2021

‘Exotic’ recipes? Let’s talk about why there’s really no such thing.

Send in your questions to The Washington Post Food team, and we’ll help solve your cooking quandaries and share our latest recipes.
  • Jul 14, 2021

Coke Zero fans brace themselves as company announces a ‘refresh’

The tweaked version of Coca-Cola Zero Sugar will keep the same ingredients and nutritional profile, the company says.
  • Jul 13, 2021

Edwin Edwards, roguish Louisiana governor, dies at 93

He served four terms as governor and eight years in federal prison for racketeering, extortion and related crimes.
  • Jul 12, 2021
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