Herbs & Spices

Demystify herbs and spices with our guides and advice to all the taste enhancers under the sun. Discover herb substitutes, learn how to cut, chop, and mince certain fresh herbs, and more right here. We’ve got info on everything from cilantro to parsley to thyme, plus tips for adding umami flavor to your homemade dishes.

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6 Cilantro Substitutes for People Who Hate the Stuff

Good news, there’s a reason you hate cilantro—and plenty of easy cilantro substitutes you can use in any dish.

How To: Chop Rosemary and Thyme

Fresh herbs like rosemary and thyme make a world of difference to the flavor of your dishes. This video shows how to prep and chop them, quickly and efficiently.

We Tested 157 Fall-Flavored Snacks—These Are the 6 Best

We tried 157 items—seriously. These six will satisfy your autumn cravings and make you feel cozy all season long.

The Easiest Herbs to Grow Indoors

These indoor herb garden ideas are so easy, you don't need to worry about how green your thumb is.

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Guide to Ingredient Substitutions

You’re all set to cook, but you realize you’re out of bread crumbs or fresh basil. Here are some work-arounds to help you out in the kitchen.