Elisabeth Sherman

Elisabeth Sherman is a food and culture writer living in Jersey City.
Martha Stewart’s Ingenious Hack for Removing Pesky Stickers from New Appliances
It’s such a simple fix that you might be annoyed you didn’t think of it yourself.
Oct 27, 2021
Our 10 Best Low-Carb Instant Pot Recipes
The Instant Pot makes it both fast and easy to eat low-carb.
Jan 12, 2021
You’ve Been Grating Cheese Wrong Your Entire Life
Sorry to be the one to have to tell you.
Dec 16, 2020
An Elementary School in Indiana Turns Leftover Cafeteria Food into Meals for Kids in Need
An Indiana elementary school has found a smart, charitable way to cut down on waste: It’s transforming all leftover cafeteria food into meals kids in need can take home on the weekends. Woodland Elementary School partnered with a food rescue organization called Cultivate to create the program.
Aug 6, 2020
Alton Brown’s Weird Trick for Cooking Pasta Actually Works
A recent Reddit thread unearthed a pasta-cooking hack courtesy of Alton Brown — and it’s going to turn your life around.
Aug 5, 2020
I Tried Trader Joe’s Beef Sirloin Taco Kit and It Made Dinner So Much Easier
For $9.99, you get six tortillas, a pack of premade salsa and a pack of premade guacamole, a jalapeño pepper, a package of shredded cheese, and a pack of marinated beef.
Jun 23, 2020
Mediterranean Diet Named the Best Way to Get Healthy in 2020
U.S. News recently tried out 41 popular diets and decided that the "best" diet for 2019 is actually the Mediterranean diet.
Jan 9, 2020
Make Trader Joe’s Spiced Apple Cider in Your Instant Pot
It only takes 5 minutes to make. It's a holiday miracle!
Oct 18, 2019
The 10 Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipes on Pinterest
Pinterest put together a list of the top 10 most popular slow cooker recipes to make finding the right dinner dish just a little bit easier.
Aug 5, 2019
Meet Emily McMonagle, the Woman Cooking One Dish from All 50 States
What dish do you think she should make from your state?
Jul 26, 2019
Costco Membership Cards Are Finally Going Digital
Here's what you need to know.
Jul 26, 2019
Trader Joe’s Has Big Plans for Making Its Produce Aisle More Environmentally Friendly
We got the deets from the Trader Joe's podcast.
Jul 22, 2019
The Heatwave Was So Intense Last Week That Someone Baked Biscuits in Their Car
And guess how many hours it took.
Jul 22, 2019
Chicken Thighs Are Finally Becoming More Popular Among Americans
Are you a believer?
Jul 19, 2019
The Best Cooking Show on Amazon Prime That You’re Probably Not Watching (but Should)
Food TV
Great Chefs first aired in the '80s and '90s and it’s packed with classic recipes created by famous chefs of the era.
Jul 18, 2019
The Most Popular Ice Cream Flavors, According to Google
No, vanilla is not #1.
Jul 17, 2019
Alton Brown’s Tip for Better Lemonade Is Actually So Smart
This is so extra, and it's so worth it.
Jul 15, 2019
ALERT: Many of Costco’s Kirkland Signature Products Are Available on Amazon
Including their cult-favorite olive oil!
Jul 15, 2019
Germans Are Eating This Wild “Toast Hawaii” Like It’s No Big Deal
Reddit recently stumbled across a classic German snack called Hawaii Toast, and honestly it actually looks pretty good.
Jul 12, 2019
Biodegradable Six-Pack Rings Sound Great, but There Could Be a Downside
The new six-pack rings are made from wheat and barley.
Jul 12, 2019
The New Starbucks Tie-Dye Frappuccino Tastes Just Like the Boardwalk
I assumed I would be drinking a vanilla creme Frappuccino with some food coloring in it, but that’s not the case at all.
Jul 11, 2019
How to Make a Better Taco, According to Chef Enrique Olvera
We caught up with Olvera to talk about why tacos are the best weeknight meal, the secret to making fish tacos, and how to elevate the whole experience at home.
Jul 10, 2019
In Food Network’s New Show, Chefs Steal Groceries from Unsuspecting Shoppers
If you love Chopped, then you're going to love this.
Jul 10, 2019
Attention, Parents: Edible Slime Kits Are About to Invade CVS
The stretchy goo is Kool-Aid-flavored, and comes in two colors: cherry and blue raspberry.
Jul 9, 2019
The Internet Has Some Feelings About What the Perfect Toasted Marshmallow Looks Like
Which option would you choose?
Jul 8, 2019
The Costco Products Customers Would Never Buy Again, According to Reddit
You might be surprised about what made the “do not buy” list.
Jul 2, 2019
This Is the Secret Ingredient in the Pioneer Woman’s Potato Salad
Uh, I don't know about this one.
Jun 28, 2019
This Strange-Looking Vegetable Is Actually … Meat?
It’s been dubbed the “marrot.”
Jun 27, 2019
10 Garlicky Recipes for Serious Garlic-Lovers Only
Just don't invite your vampire friends over for dinner.
Jun 26, 2019
This Is How Trader Joe’s Really Feels About Those ‘Retail Arbitrage’ Schemes
Hint: They're not happy about it.
Jun 25, 2019