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Refried Hummus Is Your New Favorite Mashup

The hummus above may look like ordinary hummus. It’s beige. It’s creamy. It has a good bit of olive oil on top. But this hummus is special because I made it with refried garbanzo beans, giving it a nuttier, toastier, slightly more indulgent flavor profile. It is amazing.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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You Could Prevent Peanut Allergies With a 99 Cent Snack

Small amounts of peanut protein can stave off peanut allergies, according to a landmark 2015 trial that found this approach reduced allergies by 80 percent in susceptible kids. You can now buy expensive peanut powders for your baby, but you know what works at least as well? A 99 cent snack called Bamba.Read more… Continue […]

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Stock Up On Nuts, Matcha Green Tea, and More From Amazon’s Snack Sale

Amazon makes its own snacks now, and a bunch of them are on sale today for some of the best prices we’ve seen. The giant bags of various nuts are a no-brainer purchase, but you’ll also find some snack-sized packs, herbal tea, and several flavors of matcha green tea powder, which is a superfood that […]

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If You’re Visiting Japan, ‘Konbinis’ Are Your New Favorite Thing

Traveler, let me give you my most useful tip for visiting Japan: the “konbini” is life. It’s a one-stop shop for literally anything a wide-eyed tourist such as yourself may need while you explore the brightly lit corridors of Tokyo, or get swallowed by the serene silence of temples and shrines in Kyoto.Read more… Continue […]

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Don’t Throw Away the Crumbs at the Bottom of Your Chip Bag

If we learned anything from LadyDoritoGate, it’s that women hate dumping chip crumbs into their wide-open mouths. But maybe this has nothing to do with keeping up appearances; maybe these savvy women are saving the crumbs for clever, delicious uses.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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This Browned Butter Maple Hummus Will Make You Rethink the Genre

In what I can only call “a crisis of faith,” I have made the trend known as “dessert hummus” and found it to be very pleasing. When it was first (gently) suggested I explore dessert hummus by my (sweet and understanding) editor, I demanded a phone call, so alarmed by the concept was I.Read more… […]

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This Browned Butter Maple Hummus Will Make You Rethink the Genre

In what I can only call “a crisis of faith,” I have made the trend known as “dessert hummus” and found it to be very pleasing. When it was first (gently) suggested I explore dessert hummus by my (sweet and understanding) editor, I demanded a phone call, so alarmed by the concept was I.Read more… […]

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This Super Bowl Casserole Is a Home Run 

Hello, and welcome back to Will It Casserole?, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. This week we are making a veritable hat-trick of taste, and combining my three favorite football-watching snacks.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Build This Snack Stadium If You Are Insane and Also an Architect

Do you love football? Do you love snacks? Do you you have a 10” double bevel miter saw? Then get ready for a DIY project that’ll delight small children and Super Bowl party guests in equal measure. Because we all know it doesn’t matter who wins or loses, it’s how many layers of dip are […]

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Super Bowl Snacks for Your Vegan Friends

Justin Timberlake will be performing a much-watched concert this Sunday and, as with any kind of entertainment consumption, you may want to get some snacks. If you are an omnivore trash panda like myself, this is an easy task. But, if you abstain from eating animals and their byproducts, indulging in the salty, fatty,…Read more… […]

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Optimize Your Movie Snacking With These Popcorn Toppings 

Awards season is rapidly approaching, which means you should be watching lots of movies—so that you may express your smart and good movie opinions—and eating lots of snacks. A big bowl of fluffy, flavorful popped corn is the obvious, correct choice, but if you find yourself getting a little bored of the basic…Read more… Continue […]

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What to Buy (and What to Skip) at Trader Joe’s This Christmas

Trader Joe’s loves a theme and, if the veritable wealth of holiday items are any indication, they freaking adore the Christmas season. The selection of cookies, candy, and other edible ephemera is frankly overwhelming, so we took it upon ourselves to taste test it all, and let you know which items are worthy of your…Read […]

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