Holidays

Cheese

This Valentine's Day, Remember That Cheese Will Never Leave You

If you're feeling despondent on this highly commercial day of cartoon hearts and boxes of chocolate, just remember that cheese is truly the food of love. Even if you're alone.
Charlotte Kamin
2.13.18
Champagne

Why Champagne Hangovers Make You Want to Die a Thousand Deaths

This is why we have hangover cures.
Nick Rose
12.31.17
Vegan

How-To: Make a Vegan Christmas Dinner

Celebrating Christmas shouldn't require you to kill a turkey or a goose, even if they do taste damn good.
Ava Szajna-Hopgood
12.23.17
hors d'oeuvres

How-To: Throw a Holiday Party

With little to no planning, a strict budget, and about a half an hour's worth of grocery shopping—including a booze run—I threw this holiday party together in an afternoon.
Julia Ziegler-Haynes
12.21.17
san francisco

The Freaky, Fabulous Story of Marlena's, San Francisco's Santa-Studded Drag Bar

Marlena’s may be gone, but everyone has a story to tell about the most Christmassy drag bar—or draggiest Christmas bar—there ever was.
Mayukh Sen
12.19.17
MUNCHIES Holiday Gift Guide

The 2017 MUNCHIES Holiday Gift Guide

Something for everybody (including you).
Munchies Staff
12.19.17
Holidays

How Yankee Candle Uses Food Nostalgia to Sell You Stuff

From pumpkin spice to Christmas cookies, companies like Yankee Candle have cracked the code of your holiday memories.
Nick Rose
12.14.17
Recipe

Apple Pie

Pick a combination of apple varieties for a balance of acid, sugar, and tannin in your pie. But remember that apples must be ripe for full flavor. If the seeds are darkening, the apple is mature.
Tom Burford
12.1.17
Thanksgiving

FAA Says Sorry, It Can't Stop Pilot From Throwing Live Turkeys Out of Plane

Watch for loopholes—and falling turkeys.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.21.17
Restaurant Confessionals

Working at Cracker Barrel on Thanksgiving Is Pure Insanity

At one of the busiest restaurant chains for families on Thanksgiving in America, you see both the light and dark sides of humanity as chaos sets in.
Anonymous
11.20.17
Make this

5 Foolproof Stuffings for Thanksgiving

It's a stuffing party, baby.
Munchies Staff
11.17.17
Make this

10 Ways to Make Your Turkey the Best Thing on the Table

From sticky-rice-stuffed to Rockwellian AF, these recipes will make you fall back in love with the bird.
Munchies Staff
11.16.17