Make your Oven Pizza-Worthy

With firebricks and tile, the Los Angeles Times shows you how to make pizza -- really good pizza -- right in your own home.


Obama Omakase

The art of Obama sushi (in Japanese, but with pictures). Via coldmud.


Nutella 101

A reflection on the joys of Nutella, plus how to make the chocolate and hazelnut spread at home.


Dim Sum for Dummies

The San Francisco Chronicle offers a primer on dim sum dining, from what to drink with your har gau to an illustrated guide to chopstick etiquette.


DIY Nesting Doll Salt Shakers

How to create your own salt and pepper shakers out of wooden nesting dolls.


DIY Wine Bottle Candle Holder

Turn a wine bottle into a candle holder.


DIY Digestivo

CHOW explains how to turn basil, orange, and fennel (among other ingredients) into homemade digestifs.


Turn Vodka Into Gin in 36 Hours

Kitchen Gin [Gourmet]


Make Your Own Vanilla Extract

How to Make Vanilla Extract [Simply Recipes]


No Corkscrew, No Problem

How to open a wine bottle without a corkscrew.