F&W Cooks

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The Udon That Changed My Life

Swirling, slurping, and sliding into noodle-fueled ecstasy on a family pilgrimage to Tokyo.

This Meatball-Packed Sweet Potato Stew Is the Perfect Cozy Dinner

Chef Pierre Thiam prepares his recipe for beef-and-fonio meatballs with sweet potato stew on this week’s episode of F&W Cooks.

Chicken-Carrot Kade Paan

Rating: Unrated
Samantha Fore’s favorite Sri Lankan grab-and-go snack, maalu paan, a yeasty roll stuffed with spiced fish and potato, inspired this rendition, filled with curry-spiced chicken, leek, and carrot. Typically made with homemade dough, these get a speedy upgrade thanks to store-bought frozen rolls.

This Korean Soup Is Too Good to Only Eat at Lunar New Year

On a chilly night when you crave a piping-hot bowl of brothy soup with alluring textures and rich, soulful flavors, tteokguk is your friend.

How-To Videos

What Happens When a Pastry Chef Combines Plantains, Sticky Buns, and a Love of Guy Fieri

Paola Velez, founder of La Bodega Bakery, executive pastry chef of Maydan in D.C., and co-founder of Bakers Against Racism, has a sticky bun recipe that ties together many important parts of her life.